Magnus Carlsen Retains His Crown for the third time in a Dramatic Grenke Chess Classic!

Chess fans were treated to a nail-biting finish at the 2024 Grenke Chess Classic, as the former World Champion, Magnus Carlsen, secured his third title in the prestigious tournament. But the road to victory wasn’t paved with easy wins. Let’s rewind and relive the drama that unfolded throughout the competition.   Early Battles Set the […]

Coach Praveen Sagar (AGM) Secures #23 and Karnataka Best Player in Bangalore International Grandmaster Chess Tournament 2024

In a stunning display of strategic prowess and tactical finesse, Coach Praveen Sagar, the Arena Grand Master (AGM), emerged triumphant in the 1st Bangalore International Grandmaster Chess Tournament 2024, securing an impressive 7.5/10 score. His exceptional performance earned him a well-deserved 23rd position in the highly competitive tournament of 750 players, a testament to his […]

Beyond the Board: Vidit Gujrathi’s Journey to the FIDE Candidates 2024

In the world of chess, victories are not just measured by moves on the board; they embody a personal journey, a story of dedication, growth, and resilience. Vidit Gujrathi’s recent triumph at the FIDE Grand Swiss 2023 not only secured him a spot in the upcoming FIDE Candidates 2024 but also unveiled a deeper narrative […]

Praggnanandhaa: India’s Chess Prodigy Making a ‘Remarkable’ Impact on the Sport

Introduction: Indian chess prodigy R Praggnanandhaa’s recent performance in the World Cup has left a lasting impression on experts and enthusiasts alike. Despite being the runner-up in the tournament, his incredible skills and determination have sparked significant interest and hope for the future of chess in India. This blog explores Praggnanandhaa’s journey, his influence on […]

Magnus Carlsen Achieves Chess Grand Slam with World Cup Victory

Former World Champion Magnus Carlsen has achieved a remarkable milestone in his illustrious chess career by winning his first-ever World Cup title. This victory completes Carlsen’s collection of major tournament wins and solidifies his status as one of the greatest chess players of all time. ¬† The World Cup is the only major event that […]

GM Hikaru Nakamura Triumphs at the Bullet Speed Chess Championship 2023

Introduction GM Hikaru Nakamura emerged victorious at the highly anticipated Bullet Chess Championship 2023 (BCC), securing his fourth title in this prestigious event. With a prize fund of $100,000 and the opportunity to qualify for the Speed Chess Championship’s main event, the BCC attracted some of the fastest and most talented players in the world, […]

Nepomniachtchi plays it safe as World Championship enters final stretch

Nepomniachtchi maintains 1-point lead over Ding Liren¬† The 11th game of the World Championship match between Ian Nepomniachtchi and Ding Liren ended in a quick draw, as Nepo chose to simplify the position by capturing on c4 on move 19. This decision was labelled a “freeroll” by official commentator Daniil Dubov, as he believed that […]