Tania Sachdev

  • Sasikiran keeps India in hunt for historic podium finish at Chess Olympiad August 13, 2014

    Tromso: Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran guided Indian men to a creditable 2.51.5 victory over Germany in the 10th and penultimate round to stay in contention for a podium finish at the 41st Chess Olympiad. Sasikiran's 48moves win against LiviuDieter Nisipeanu not only raised visions of a bestever Indian finish but also set...
  • Lukewarm response for Indian GP this year October 28, 2012

    Greater Noida: It may not be the same as inaugural year in terms of response, but the second Indian Grand Prix still recorded a turn out of 65,000 spectators, which included the who's who of tinsel town, politics and sporting fraternity. Unlike last year that witnessed a whopping 95,000 turn...
  • 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 bestever performance with...
  • Chess champ Tania Sachdev works for HIV+ve kids November 16, 2009

    New Delhi: Tania Sachdev is one of the biggest names in Indian womens chess. Like many other sportspersons, Tania has also decided to support some charity initiatives in the country. The chess player is now working with a society to raise awareness about HIV in the country. ...
  • All the right moves for teen Tania December 22, 2006

    New Delhi: Chess was introduced as a medal sport for the first time at the Doha Asian Games and India ended up clinching two golds. The future of the game looks to be in good hands with the likes of national champion Tania Sachdev showing the quality to carry on...