Abhijeet & Tania Commonwealth Champions; Delhi players shines

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta and International Master Tania Sachadev brought double delight to Delhi by becoming Commonwealth Champion and Commonwealth Women Champion respectively at Colombo, Sri Lanka. Other Delhi players in the championship, Aradhya Garg and Vardan Nagapal won Silver medals in Under-16 and Under-14 Open Categories while Devanshi Rathi won bronze medal in Under-18 Girls Category. Read More …

Asian Junior Chess : Aravindh and Uurtsaikh Asian Champions

Grandmaster Aravindh Chithambaram of India and Uurinntuya Uurtsaikh of Mongolia became Champions in the Asian Junior Open and Girls Championship which concluded here at Park Plaza on Wednesday.     In a pulsating final round, overnight sole leader Grandmaster S L Narayanan drew with International Master Mousavi Seyed Khalil and this result helped Aravindh to Read More …

15TH DELHI INTERNATIONAL GRANDMASTERS OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT-2017

15TH DELHI INTERNATIONAL OPEN GRANDMASTERS CHESS TOURNAMENT-2017 WILL BE HELD AT LUDLOW CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, CIVIL LINES, NEW DELHI FROM 09-16 JAN 2017.  RECORD PRIZE FUND OF RS. 51,51,000/- (Category ‘A’ above 2000 rating Rs. 18.17 lakh; Category ‘B’ 1999 & below Rs. 17.17 lakh and Category ‘C’ 1599 & below Rs. 16.17 lakh). For more details download Read More …

14th Delhi International Chess Tournament : Sayantan Das makes Grandmaster norm; Popov wins title

International Master Sayantan Das defeated Vitaliy Bernadskiy of Ukraine to make a Grandmaster norm after the end of the tenth and final round of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International Chess Festival that concluded here. It was an intense drama in the final round of Rs. 12.5 lakh prize money tournament as overnight sole leader Ivan Popov Read More …

14th Delhi International Chess Tournament : Popov inches closer to title; Four Indians make norms

  Russian Grandmaster Ivan Popov inched closer to the title after settling for a draw with Yuri Solodovnichenko of Ukraine in the ninth and penultimate round of the premier group of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International chess festival now drawing to a close here. After scoring seven victories on the trot, Popov did not take many Read More …

14th Delhi International Chess Tournament : Pradeep Kumar makes IM norm

R A Pradeep Kumar continued with his brilliant run and held Vietnamese Grandmaster Nguyen Duc Hua to a draw in the eighth round of 14th Parsvnath Delhi International chess festival now underway here. Pradeep Kumar assured himself of an International Master norm following another good result and the fact that he has remained undefeated increased Read More …