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English Chess hit by race row over abuse of young Muslim players


August 16th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three young Muslim chess players are said to have been abused by their supporters and other competitors in an English chess competition. The three players aged 13, ... Read more...

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English chess hit by race row over young Muslim players


August 15th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vienna, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three young Muslim brothers were recently abused by the English delegation to a tournament which was hosted in Austria. They had gone for a chess competition when ... Read more...

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India’s Diptayan in lead in World Youth Chess


November 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Caldas Novas, Nov 24 (IANS) India's Diptayan Ghosh maintained his joint lead in the Open section of Under-14 category after settling for a draw with Bluebaum Matthias of Germany in ... Read more...

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Indians Diptayan and Akshya in joint lead in World Youth


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Caldas Novas (Brazil), Nov 23 (IANS) India's Diptayan Ghosh (under-14 Open) and Bommini Akshya (girls under-8) are joint leaders after fifth round matches in the ongoing World Youth Chess ... Read more...

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India’s Nandhidhaa in sole lead in World Youth Chess


November 21st, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Caldas Novas (Brazil), Nov 21 (IANS) India's Nandhidhaa P.V. took the sole lead with a perfect score after the fourth round matches in the under-16 girls category of the ongoing ... Read more...

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Mixed day for India in World Youth Chess


November 20th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Caldas Novas (Brazil), Nov 20 (IANS) It was a mixed day for India on the second day of the World Youth Chess Championships being held at the resort city of ... Read more...

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Indians dominate Asian Youth Chess, top seven of 12 categories


August 8th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Indians dominated the Asian Youth Chess Championship, topping seven of the 12 categories as the event concluded at the Tivoli Garden Resort here Saturday. However, Indians won eight ... Read more...

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Grover takes sole lead in U-14 category of Asian Youth Chess


August 6th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) After a poor start, Delhi-based FIDE Master Sahaj Grover came back strongly to take the sole lead in the Under-14 Open category of the ongoing Asian Youth ... Read more...

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Shyam Nikil holds Salem A.R. Saleh, keeps joint lead


August 5th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Fide Master Shyam Nikil continued his fine run by holding top seed GM Salem A.R. Saleh of UAE in the fourth round Wednesday to remain in joint ... Read more...

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Strong Indian challenge for Asian Youth chess


August 1st, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian chess is on an all-time high with its players tasting success regularly at the international events, and they will be eyeing a rich haul of medals ... Read more...

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Teenage chess prodigy hopes to turn Grandmaster this year


March 14th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By T.S.V. Hari Chennai, March 14 (IANS) After a good outing in three international meets in Sri Lanka, India's teenage chess prodigy N. Srinath is aiming to become a Grandmaster (GM) by the ... Read more...

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India win 21 medals in Asian Youth Chess


July 21st, 2008 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) India bagged 21 medals, including half a dozen gold medals, in the Asian Youth Chess Championship which concluded in Tehran Monday. The Indian players also bagged five silver ... Read more...

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