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Free Press Bulletin: Top 5 news updates of June 14, 2021; watch video

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'There is drop off in attitude of sports ministry towards chess': Viswanathan Anand to FPJ after Chess Olympiad win

'There is drop off in attitude of sports ministry towards chess': Viswanathan Anand to FPJ after Chess Olympiad win

On Sunday, India and Russia were declared the joint winners of the first online Chess Olympiad. And while the news has indeed garnered co...Read More

India and Russia declared joint Chess Olympiad champions after technical glitch – what exactly happened?

India and Russia declared joint Chess Olympiad champions after technical glitch – what exactly happened?

The final of the Chess Olympiad between India and Russia appeared to have been hit by a technical issue because of Cloudflare, the Americ...Read More

Viswanathan Anand suffers his fourth straight defeat in Legends of Chess tourney

Viswanathan Anand suffers his fourth straight defeat in Legends of Chess tourney

Chennai: Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand suffered his fourth straight defeat in the USD 150,000 Legends of Chess online tournament, ...Read More

Stage set for online chess

Stage set for online chess

ChennaiFive-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will lead India's charge at the online Nations Cup beginning on Tuesday, where some of ...Read More

International Women's Day 2020: Meet chess wizard Soumya Swaminathan gunning for Grand Masters

International Women's Day 2020: Meet chess wizard Soumya Swaminathan gunning for Grand Masters

The three-time national junior champion Soumya, has her cupboard stacked with trophies and medals which speak for itself, how an Assistan...Read More

Chess: Koneru Humpy climbs to 
No.2 spot in world rankings

Chess: Koneru Humpy climbs to No.2 spot in world rankings

Humpy, the world rapid champion who recently won the prestigious Cairns Cup in the US beating a strong field that included Wenjun, is r...Read More

Anand not giving up, wants to have a 'lighter' 2020, will skip 4-5 tournaments

Anand not giving up, wants to have a 'lighter' 2020, will skip 4-5 tournaments

Anand will skip four to five tournaments this year including the Grand Chess Tour.

Viswanathan Anand lets Carlsen off the hook

Viswanathan Anand lets Carlsen off the hook

With six rounds still remaining, Anand is now joint fifth with Carlsen and three others at just passed the halfway stage. The Indian ace ...Read More

Anatoly Karpov's remark sees Anand rise

Anatoly Karpov's remark sees Anand rise

New Delhi: Anatoly Karpov once critically remarked that Viswanathan Anand 'doesn't have the character' to win big games. The observation ...Read More

Future of Indian chess looks bright: Viswanathan Anand

Future of Indian chess looks bright: Viswanathan Anand

Chennai: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand on Thursday said that the future of Indian chess "looks promising" and some players w...Read More

Viswanathan Anand: I'm becoming my worst enemy

Viswanathan Anand: I'm becoming my worst enemy

Kolkata: Struggling for consistency, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand on Tuesday said he is becoming "my own worst enemy".Anand...Read More

Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Viswanathan Anand makes safe moves

Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Viswanathan Anand makes safe moves

World champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway steered ahead of the rivals winning two and drawing one game and ended the day

Viswanathan Anand’s quest for title jolted in Tata Steel chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand’s quest for title jolted in Tata Steel chess tournament

The Netherlands: Viswanathan Anand’s quest for a sixth title in the Tata Steel chess tournament suffered a serious setback as he lost to ...Read More

Viswanathan Anand seals blitz title in style

Viswanathan Anand seals blitz title in style

 Kolkata: Legendary Viswanathan Anand stepped it up in grand style to win the inaugural Tata Steel Chess India Blitz Tournament beating o...Read More

Virat Kohli got emotional and lost control with fan: Viswanathan Anand

Virat Kohli got emotional and lost control with fan: Viswanathan Anand

Kolkata: Five-time former world champion Viswanathan Anand feels India cricket captain Virat Kohli became a bit emotional and lost contro...Read More

Chess: Viswanathan Anand engages in marathon draw

Chess: Viswanathan Anand engages in marathon draw

Kolkata: Reigning world rapid champion Viswanathan Anand was engaged in a 145-move marathon draw on a day three players, including Pental...Read More

Viswanathan Anand settles for draw vs Hess in Isle of Man Chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand settles for draw vs Hess in Isle of Man Chess tournament

 Isle of Man (UK): Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand struggled for the second day running as he was held to a draw by almost-retire...Read More

Vishwanathan Anand draws with Aronian in round 5 of Sinquefield Cup 

Vishwanathan Anand draws with Aronian in round 5 of Sinquefield Cup 

St. Louis : Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand played out his fifth draw on the trot in the Sinquefield Cup, signing peace with Levo...Read More

Anand holds world champion Carlsen in Sinquefield Cup chess

Anand holds world champion Carlsen in Sinquefield Cup chess

St. Louis : Viswanathan Anand gave nothing away and played out a keenly contested draw with reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen of Nor...Read More

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