Today’s Birthday in Sport-Veselin Topalov (Chess)

Vaselin Topalov is Bulgarian Chess grandmaster born on 15th March 1975.He became FIDE World chess champion in 2005.He challenged Vishwanathan Anand at World Chess Championship in 2010.He was ranked world no.1 from April 2006 to January 2007.He is married and has two daughters. By Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.comSource:Internet 

Today’s Birthday in Sport- Bobby Fisher(Chess)

Bobby Fischer was an American Chess grandmaster who was born on 9th March 1943 in Chicago.He was World champion from 1972-1975.Many consider him to be the greatest Chess player of all time.Unfortunately he died on 17th January 2008. By Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.comSource:Internet

India win 7 medals as Praggnanandhaa is crowned king

Mumbai, Oct. 12: India’s R Praggnanandhaa emerged as the unconquered king in the World Youth Chess Championship, claiming the coveted gold in the Under-18 Open here on Saturday.The 14-year-old Grand Master from Chennai etched out a cautious draw in the 11th and final round against Valentin Buckels (Germany) to