Grandmaster in a flash: Indian prodigy chess champ at 12 – Channel NewsAsia



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Grandmaster in a flash: Indian prodigy chess champ at 12
Channel NewsAsia
NEW DELHI: A 12-year-old Indian boy described as “unstoppable” by his proud father has become the world’s second youngest chess grandmaster ever. Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa, the son of a bank employee from the southern city of Chennai, …
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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour – The Guardian



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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour
The Guardian
Below, Karjakin’s choice of 1 b3 is significant because the blitz specialist Maxim Dlugy recommended the opening in New in Chess magazine as ideal for speed games. Anish Giri erred with his pawn and rook swap on the a file, since the white queen at a1 …
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