India to bid for Chess Olympiad, start Indian Chess League

New Delhi, February 14: The newly elected president of the All-India Chess Federation, Dr Sanjay Kapoor, unveiled a blueprint to turn the country into a chess superpower here on Sunday, starting with the decision to bid for the next available Chess Olympiad and commencing a high-profile Indian Chess League soon.“We want

In Lockdown this Indian chess player played 16 tournaments…Know why!!!

भारत से 67 वां ग्रैंड मास्टर बनने के लिए 14 साल के लियोन मेंडोंका ने लॉकडाउन में 7 देश में 16 टूर्नामेंट खेलेमाना ये जाता है कि लॉकडाउन के दौरान खेल तो बिल्कुल ही रुक गए थे। हैरानी की बात है कि इसके बावजूद बहुत कुछ ऐसा होता रहा जिसके बारे में सोचा भी

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