Free Press Journal
  • Young Indians  impress in Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament

    Abu Dhabi : India’s Abhijeet Gupta suffered a shock defeat but young D Gukesh held highly-regarded Grandmaster Valdimir Akopian of Armenia to a creditable draw in the second round of Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament here on Thursday.

  • Abhijeet Gupta creates history at Hoogeveen International

    New Delhi : Grandmaster and Commonwealth champion Abhijeet Gupta created history at the Hoogeveen International chess tournament by becoming the first player ever to win the title twice in a row in the FIDE Open that concluded at the Dutch hamlet.

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    Chess: Abhijeet Gupta wins Commonwealth Championship

    New Delhi: Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta has added another feather to his cap by retaining the Commonwealth Chess championship crown in Colombo, Sri Lanka, while International Master Tania Sachdev also finished with a gold medal.

  • GM Abhijeet shocked by unheralded Chinese in Asian opener

    Tashkent (Uzbekistan): Indian GM and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta was shocked by unheralded Fang Yan of China in the first round of Asian continental Chess Championship.

  • Abhijeet wins Reykjavik open; Tania makes Grandmaster norm

    Reykjavik: Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta ended his a month and a half long European stint with a brilliant victory at the Reykjavik International open chess tournament here.

  • Abhijeet Gupta unstoppable

    New Delhi :  Grandmaster and former champion Abhijeet Gupta remained on course for regaining the crown after a crushing victory against defending champion Deep Sengupta in the seventh round of the Commonwealth Chess championship here on Sunday.

  • Chess: Abhijeet holds Vachier

    Doha (Qatar): Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta missed out on his chances but still got an easy draw against fourth seeded Frenchman Maxime Vachier Lagrave in the fifth round of the Qatar International Open Chess Tournament now underway.

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    Abhijeet Gupta holds Vachier Lagrave

    Doha (Qatar): Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta missed out on his chances but still got an easy draw against fourth seeded Frenchman Maxime Vachier Lagrave in the fifth round of the Qatar International Open Chess Tournament now underway here.