Sep 15, 2021 06:13 PM IST
The Google-owned platform’s Brandcast 2021 report also highlights YouTube's role in users' learning and upskilling endeavours.
- Jul 01, 2021 09:43 AM IST
12-year-old Abhimanyu Mishra from New Jersey in United States became a GM from International Master, having crossed the required 2500 Elo rating barrier, chess.com website said.
- Jun 15, 2021 11:04 PM IST
Celebrities whose accounts were banned for cheating in chess games against world champion and grandmaster Viswanathan Anand, saw their accounts reinstated after the platform said the celebrities had played in good faith and only made a mistake
- Jun 15, 2021 07:41 PM IST
Everyone was shocked at the outcome of a chess match between The Grand Master and India's youngest billionaire
- Jun 14, 2021 03:36 PM IST
Zerodha co-founder Nikhil Kamath's Chess.com account was suspended, after he was accused of cheating to win a game against chess grandmaster Viswanathan Anand.
- Feb 15, 2021 03:16 PM IST
The newly elected AICF president Sanjay Kapoor unveiled a blueprint to turn the country into a chess superpower at a press conference after the federation conducted its Annual General Meeting.
- Dec 11, 2020 01:48 PM IST
Now 44, Judit Polgar became the youngest-ever international grandmaster aged 15, breaking US legend Bobby Fischer's record
- Dec 10, 2020 10:29 AM IST
Viswanathan Anand, who spent three months stranded in Germany waiting for a flight back to India, said chess has enjoyed a surprise boom during the pandemic, with millions more people playing and following games online.
- Oct 10, 2020 10:08 PM IST
Past winners of the Speed Chess Championship include Magnus Carlsen (2017) and Hikaru Nakamura (2018, 2019). Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand praised Sarin, saying, "Nihal is one of the world's fastest juniors, and this result confirms it."
- Jul 18, 2020 07:34 AM IST
Socially speaking, an ideal solution would be to give both colours a 50 percent chance to move first. That is the way it was in shatranj, a precursor to modern-day chess.
- Jun 13, 2018 03:09 PM IST
The Asian Team Chess Championship is scheduled to be held at Hamadan in Iran from July 26 to August 4
- Sep 04, 2017 08:45 AM IST
Devised in 1850, the Queens Puzzle originally challenged a player to place eight queens on a standard chessboard so that no two queens could attack each other
- Nov 09, 2013 03:05 PM IST
Carlsen has the advantage of playing white in the opener but that may not count much as both players get six white and black games in this 12-games November 9-28 contest.
- Nov 08, 2013 09:36 PM IST
Five time world champion Vishwanathan Anand is back to defend his title at the World Chess Championship 2013 and though his aggressive 22 year old challenger has some of Wall Street's biggest names placing odds in his favour.
- May 30, 2012 07:22 PM IST
World chess champion Viswanathan Anand defeated Israel's Boris Gelfand in a tiebreaker in Moscow to retain his title on Wednesday.
- May 30, 2012 10:35 AM IST
Chess players and their eccentricities could be as intriguing as some of their games