HT Mumbai | By Nishad Neelambaran
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 04:03 PM IST
The mindsports trainer and ambassador for PokerStars India, Shahde says that Queen’s Gambit was a beautifully rendered show
By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 08:54 PM IST
The forum president IM Varugeese Koshy, in a letter appealed to Rijiju that chess players be recognised by the government.
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 06:41 PM IST
This American chess grandmaster, who became the World Champion in 1972, is considered the greatest chess player of all-time.
Hindustan Times | By Srishti Jha
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2020 06:41 PM IST
A throwback to the times when our favourite writers lived and had fascinating hobbies. Ayn Rand collected stamps, Emily Dickinson baked, Jack Kerouac enjoyed inventing fantasy sports, Flannery O’Connor enjoyed practising aviculture and H.G.Wells enjoyed war gaming. 5 writers and their lesser-known hobbies.
By Sudipto Sanyal
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 10:38 AM IST
A game of chess is not as silent as it pretends. Wherever there is order, there is chaos. Someone in the audience falls asleep and starts to snore softly, soon to be shaken awake by the prowling enforcers.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2019 01:37 PM IST
The police was quoted by the Hindi newspaper that they have not received any complaint on the circumstances leading to the death from the family member.
Hindustan Times | By Devarchit Varma
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2019 06:12 PM IST
He started by observing his sister’s game. Today, 14-year-old R Praggnanandhaa from Chennai has emerged as the world’s best chess player in the Under-18 category
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 11:09 AM IST
One of the best players in women’s chess, she achieved the Grandmaster title when she was 15. Currently fourth in the world among women, she has come near to winning the World Championship a few times and is India’s hope for the same.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Deepali Sen
PUBLISHED ON AUG 05, 2019 04:07 PM IST
One of newest ‘the path less travelled’ these days is encouraging children to pursue a career in sports.It’s best to create a sports fund to fund these expenses through it rather than use the monthly surplus to fund these expenses in an unstructured manner.
Gurugram | By Sharanya Munsi
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2019 10:57 PM IST
Kotia had travelled across Serbia for close to a month, playing three open tournaments in Paracin, Silver Lake and Nis.
Hindustan Times, Southampton | By Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2020 08:33 PM IST
On the day of India’s opening game of the World Cup, Chahal’s brain coached Chahal’s wrist to bend, fold, flip and turn the ball in mesmeric ways.
Southampton | By PTI
PUBLISHED ON JUN 06, 2019 04:51 PM IST
He cited the dismissal of Faf du Plessis which he had planned after analysing the South African skipper’s approach.
Kolkata | By PTI
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2019 12:17 PM IST
Jhulan Goswami, world’s leading wicket-taker in women’s one-day internationals, was awarded the ‘Best Sportsperson’ award by the Calcutta Sports Journalists’ Club here Tuesday.
Kolkata | By PTI
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2018 01:24 PM IST
Nihal Sarin did exceedingly well by forcing a draw with five-time World Champion Anand in the eighth round of the Tata Steel Chess Rapid tournament here.
Watch: Indian chess player-turned-journalist Niklesh Jain proposes Colombian player at Chess Olympiad
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2018 09:03 AM IST
Niklesh said that the Olympiad is like a ‘temple for chess players’ and hence it was the perfect place to take this step and propose to his girlfriend.