Chess Olympiad

Performances in CWG and Chess Olympiad inspire a great future, Performances CWG, Chess Olympiad, sr suryanarayanan, sports, independence day

India shining. Those two words best describe the touch of euphoria that swept the country after the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and the Chess Olympiad at Mamallapuram, near Chennai. India did not sweep the medals as such, but our sportspersons did enough to raise cheer, hope and belief that the future is turning brighter for …

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Tamil Nadu’s Napier Bridge Painted Like A Chess Board Ahead of Olympiad

The video has received a mixed response from the people on Twitter. Chennai: The 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad is set to start on July 28 in Chennai’s Mahabalipuram. Now, a video from the city’s Napier Bridge, painted like a chess board, has cropped up on the Internet. The clip, shared by IAS officer Supriya Sahu, …

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Arjun Erigaisi regrets missing team medal at Chess Olympiad

Published: Published Date – 11:02 PM, Fri – 12 August 22 Arjun Erigaisi. Hyderabad: Playing his maiden Chess Olympiad, Telangana grandmaster Arjun Erigaisi, who was part of India A team, had a good run. Although the team missed out on a medal by a whisker finishing fourth, the Warangal lad impressed everyone with his performance. …

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Chess Olympiad: It would have been disappointing if we didn’t win a medal says Dronavalli Harika

Ever since she made her Olympiad debut, way back in 2004, Dronavalli Harika wanted to be part of an Indian women’s team that climbed the podium. When she had the best chance of realizing that dream, she wasn’t going to miss it – even if that meant being taken to the labor room straight from …

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Carlsen walks in like a deity, hints at being a mortal in a five-hour bout before he shows who is the boss

The 64-squared world gathered inside the cacophonous hall paused, took a deep collective gasp and stood frozen like statues in their pose. Just their eyes rolled, as Magnus Carlsen breezed past the crowded hallway, his half-quiff ruffled, and squeezed briskly into the hall. The moment was akin to pilgrims at a temple finally granted the …

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