Today’s Birthday in Sport- P Harikrishna (Chess)

Pentala Harikrishna is Indian chess Grandmaster born on 10th May 1986.He became youngest GM in 2001.He was world junior champion in 2004.He won gold medal in mixed team event at Doha Asian Games in 2006. By ShaileshSource: Internet      

World Youth Chess Championship-Praggnanandhaa wins, joins Aryan in lead in WYCC

Mumbai, Oct. 9: India’s hopes in the Under-18 Open brightened as R Praggnanandhaa outclassed compatriot P Iniyan in the highly anticipated battle between two Indian Grand Masters in the World Youth Chess Championship here on Wednesday. Playing black, Iniyan opted for the Pirc Defence which was easily countered by Pragg, forcing him

Six World Championship titles at stake as stage is set for WYCC

World’s second youngest GM Praggnanandhaa will lead India’s chargeMumbai, September 26:  Six world crowns will be at stake when the prestigious World Youth Chess Championship gets under way here on October 1.As many as 66 countries and 56 title-holders, including three Grand Masters, will be seen in action over the

Chess: Hikaru Nakamura is sole leader at Tata Chess

World number three Hikaru Nakamura showed his class in the blitz while India's youngest Grandmaster R. Praggananandhaa impressed with two wins in the Tata Steel India Chess here on Tuesday. Nakamura secured four wins and five draws to stay as the sole leader after nine rounds.On a penultimate day, five-time former world champion Viswanathan Anand