KRISHNAN SASIKARAN

  • Viswanathan Anand right on track, says Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikaran 5 days ago

    Impressed by Viswanathan Anand's twin titles this year, Indian chess Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikaran said the five-time world champion is right on track for the coveted FIDE World Championship showdown against Magnus Carlsen. "The way he bounced back winning candidates and Bilbao (recently) speaks volumes about Anand's determination. "Certainly, he's on track," the...
  • India dominate chess in Asian Games December 15, 2006

    Doha: As expected India bagged the gold medal in chess in the mixed team classical event ending the country's campaign on a golden note. Comprising of Krishnan Sasikaran, Pentala Harikrishnan and Koneru Humpy, the Indian team had taken an invincible lead in the competition after the fifth round and the last...
  • India win chess team gold December 14, 2006

    New Delhi: The Indian chess team comprising of Krishnan Sasikaran, Pentala Harikrishnan and Koneru Humpy logged 22.5 points in the nineround Swiss league at the XVth Asian Games in Doha to win the gold medal. They drew 1.51.5 with Kazakhstan in the final round bringing India their 10th gold. Grand Master (GM)...