VLADISLAV TKACHIEV

  • Indian wins as French Grandmaster too drunk to play September 4, 2009

    Chennai: A leading French chess player turned up drunk and dozed off after just 11 moves in an international tournament in Kolkata, losing the round on technical grounds. Grandmaster Vladislav Tkachiev arrived for Thursday's match against India's Praveen Kumar in such an inebriated state that he could hardly sit in his...