Chess Olympiad

  • India bag gold in World Youth Chess Olympiad July 29, 2013

    Kolkata: Fantastic performance by Kolkata based Sayantan Das and Diptayan Ghosh enabled India to regain the gold medal at the World Youth Chess Olympiad, which concluded Monday at Chongqing, China. India thrashed Iran 3.5-0.5 in the final round of the team event to win gold, after having started the Olympiad as...
  • Chess Olympiad: Abhijeet bags silver, Tania bronze September 10, 2012

    Istanbul: Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won a silver by pocketing seven points out of nine games while Tania Sachdev turned out to be the best woman performer for India with a bronze medal in the Chess Olympiad that concluded here on Sunday. The Indian women team dished out its best-ever performance with...