Grandmaster

  • Gyan Correa's 'The Good Road' out of the Oscars race 21-12-2013 07:16 AM

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced a list of nine films that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category and Indian director Gyan Correa's film 'The Good Road', is out of the race. The Gujarati film was...
  • Fabiano Caruana wins AAI Chess title 02-07-2011 10:57 PM

    New Delhi: Fabiano Caruana took no chances and played a solid 30-move draw against Wesley So of the Philippines to take the title at the inaugural AAI Grandmasters Chess tournament here on Saturday. India's Krishnan Sasikiran finished second, one point behind the winner. World Junior No.1 Caruana of Italy emerged...
  • AAI chess: Sasikiran plays out draw with Negi 01-07-2011 09:01 PM

    New Delhi: Krishnan Sasikiran played out a draw with teammate Parimarjan Negi in the ninth and penultimate round of the inaugural Airports Authority of India (AAI) Grandmasters Chess tournament on Friday. A little later Czech national champion Viktor Laznicka ended Fabiano Caruana's unbeaten run to give Sasikiran an outside chance...
  • Sasikiran, Negi register wins at AAI chess 30-06-2011 08:39 PM

    New Delhi: It turned out to be a fruitful day for the Indians at the AAI Grandmasters Chess tournament on Thursday as Krishnan Sasikiran got back to winning ways to be placed at second spot while Parimarjan Negi managed to put a full stop to his run of losses. Sasikiran...
  • Sasikaran draws with Caruana at AAI chess 29-06-2011 10:47 PM

    New Delhi: It seemed to be a day for revenge in the seventh round of the inaugural AAI Grandmasters Chess Tournament as Filipino Welsey So and China's Hou Yifan on Wednesday avenged their earlier losses to Czech Viktor Laznicka and India's Parimarjan Negi respectively. But in the third game which...
  • Sasikiran's winning run ends at AAI Chess 28-06-2011 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: Krishnan Sasikiran's winning run came to an end as he was held to a draw by Wesley So of the Philippines, while Parimarjan Negi lost to junior world number one Fabiano Caruana of Italy in the sixth round of the AAI Grandmasters Chess here on Tuesday. Sasi, with...
  • Sasikaran wins, Negi loses at AAI Chess C'ship 25-06-2011 09:21 PM

    New Delhi: Krishnan Sasikaran won his second successive game while National champion Parimarjan Negi lost in the fourth round of the inaugural Airports Authority of India (AAI) Grandmasters Chess Championships here on Saturday. For the second day running Sasikaran played out a marathon game before beating Hou Yifan to haul...
  • Negi draws, Caruana in sole lead in AAI chess 24-06-2011 09:03 PM

    New Delhi: Maintaining his winning streak, top-seeded Fabiano Caruana of Italy defeated women's World champion Hou Yifan of China for a third successive win in the inaugural AAI Grandmasters Chess Championship here on Friday. In another third round game, India's Parimarjan Negi drew with Filipino Wesley So. The win over...
  • Negi trounces Yifan in AAI chess tourney 23-06-2011 09:06 PM

    New Delhi: Indian national champion Parimarjan Negi on Thursday registered a convincing win over women's world champion Hou Yifan of China in the second round of the inaugural AAI Grandmasters at the AAI Officer's Institute. Negi's win over Yifan came in 32 moves that earned him valuable points. Meanwhile, top...
  • Chess whiz kid Negi aims for bigger goal 16-07-2008 10:53 PM

    New Delhi: In what should come as a relief for the former India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin, the Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday said the life ban on the cricketer is unsustainable by law. A division bench of the high court set aside the order of a lower court which...
  • Lahno wins battles of sexes vs Negi 27-12-2006 08:05 PM

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  • Parimarjan loses to Kateryna again 26-12-2006 03:13 PM

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  • Age is no bar for this chess prodigy 24-08-2006 08:33 PM

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