Nihal Sarin

Gukesh’s show at Chess Olympiad was just breathless: Viswanathan Anand | Chess News

CHENNAI: India not only hosted what’s arguably one of the best editions of the Chess Olympiad — which concluded on Sunday — but also delivered its strongest-ever show in the competition by winning two bronze medals. The high point of the tournament from India’s point of view was the young gun D Gukesh‘s splendid show. …

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Praggnanandhaa, Gukesh, Nihal Sarin hand Cuba a schooling in aggressive chess at Olympiad

His shock of wavy hair bouncing in the pace of his quick strides, Nihal Sarin swaggered into the hall. He had drawn the last two games and had looked the weakest of the quintet in this tournament, but his icy face smacked of purpose. A few steps behind, R Praggnanandhaa waltzed in; a ruthless grin …

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