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2017 World Cup — Round 3 Complete

The 2017 World Cup fashion show… er, chess tournament… has now finished three rounds, and the upsets continue! Fabiano Caruana went down to defeat at the hands of Evgeny Najer, and both Levon Aronian and Anish Giri lost games to their lower-rated opponents before coming back to defeat them. The final 16 are now set, […]

Two knights, two rims, twice as dim

10 months agoHobbies / Chess : Dana Blogs Chess

The Reykjavik Open concluded today, and the winner was not too big a surprise: it was Anish Giri, who went into the tournament with the highest rating. However, the way he won was definitely a surprise; going into round eight he was half a point behind the leaders. However, the beautiful victory I showed in […]

Will Karjakin dethrone Carlsen?

Last year, Anish Giri wrote a book titled, “After Magnus: Who can detrone the World Chess Champion?” In this slender book, he gave profiles of 10 players whom he thought could possibly unseat Magnus Carlsen. There was one omission… no, not him. It was Sergey Karjakin! Perhaps many overlooked the Ukranian transplant and had Fabiano […]

Giri -- Caruana, Tata Steel 2016

2 years agoHobbies / Chess : Chess Skills

Fabiano Caruana currently leads the Masters Group at the Tata Steel Chess tournament in Wijk aan Zee. Today, he is playing Anish Giri, the current number three on the FIDE rating list. Caruana is number five. Giri has White in today's...Show More Summary

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #9)

Round #9: Saturday, 13 December 2015 Anish Giri 1-0 Hikaru Nakamura Veselin Topalov ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Alexander Grischuk ½-½ Levon Aronian Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ Michael Adams Fabiano Caruana ½-½ Viswanathan Anand Carlsen essayed 1.Nf3, but the game ended up in a Sicilian. Grischuk missed his chances in the end when zeitnot came back to haunt […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #7)

Round #7: Friday, 11 December 2015 Fabiano Caruana ½-½ Anish Giri Viswanathan Anand 0-1 M Vachier-Lagrave Michael Adams ½-½ Alexander Grischuk Levon Aronian 1-0 Veselin Topalov Magnus Carlsen 1-0 Hikaru Nakamura The world’s top ten is packed with only 20 Elo points between the 2-10 positions. Magnus Carlsen was still on top despite losing a […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #6)

Round #6: Wednesday, 10 December 2015 Anish Giri ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ Levon Aronian Veselin Topalov ½-½ Michael Adams Alexander Grischuk 1-0 Viswanathan Anand M Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ Fabiano Caruana A very interesting scenario. Well done!Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. Not the game of the round, but a classic shot.Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. Games of […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #5)

Round #5: Tuesday, 8 December 2015 Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ Anish Giri Fabiano Caruana ½-½ Alexander Grischuk Viswanathan Anand 1-0 Veselin Topalov Michael Adams ½-½ Hikaru Nakamura Levon Aronian ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Anand played a nice game today against Veselin Topalov. Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. Games of Round #5 Standings after Round #5 1st-3rd: Vachier-Lagrave, Nakamura, […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #4)

Round #4: Tuesday, 7 December 2015 Anish Giri ½-½ Levon Aronian Magnus Carlsen ½-½ Michael Adams Hikaru Nakamura 1-0 Viswanathan Anand Veselin Topalov ½-½ Fabiano Caruana Alexander Grischuk ½-½ M Vachier-Lagrave Girl plays 1.Nc3 for ceremonial move. Would Carlsen keep that move? Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. It is disrespectful to call Anand anyone’s ‘client’ but […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #3)

Round #3: Sunday, 6 December 2015 Alexander Grischuk ½-½ Anish Giri Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 1-0 Veselin Topalov Fabiano Caruana ½-½ Hikaru Nakamura Viswanathan Anand ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Michael Adams ½-½ Levon Aronian Former World Champion missed his chances against a Berlin. Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. There are certain opening trends in top level chess. Over the […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #2)

Round #2: Saturday, 5 December 2015 Anish Giri ½-½ Michael Adams Levon Aronian ½-½ Viswanathan Anand Magnus Carlsen ½-½ Fabiano Caruana Hikaru Nakamura ½-½ M Vachier-Lagrave Veselin Topalov ½-½ Alexander Grischuk Damp squib today in anticipated matchup. Photo by Ray Morris-Hill. Today’s games were easy to report on because there was not much action. Nakamura-MVL […]

2015 London Chess Classic (Round #1)

Round #1: Friday, 4 December 2015 Veselin Topalov 0-1 Anish Giri Alexander Grischuk ½-½ Hikaru Nakamura M Vachier-Lagrave ½-½ Magnus Carlsen Fabiano Caruana ½-½ Levon Aronian Viswanathan Anand ½-½ Michael Adams 2015 London Classic participants:...Show More Summary

World championship hopes delayed

Anish Giri's world chess championship hopes dented With big guns Anish Giri and Shak Mamedyarov failing to catch Evgeny Tomashevsky at the FIDE Grand Prix in Tbilisi, the world championship cycle is wide openBy Malcolm Pein, Chess correspondent12:15PM...Show More Summary

Tbilisi Grand Prix round 10 results

Round 10 Radjabov, Teimour vs Giri, Anish [1/2-1/2]Dominguez Perez, Leinier vs Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar [1/2-1/2]Svidler, Peter vs Grischuk, Alexander [1/2-1/2]Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime vs Jakovenko, Dmitry [1/2-1/2]Kasimdzhanov, Rustam vs Jobava, Baadur [1/2-1/2]Andreikin, Dmitry vs Tomashevsky, Evgeny [1/2-1/2] Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Tbilisi round 10 matchups

Round 1012 GM Radjabov Teimour 2731 - GM Giri Anish 2797 111 GM Dominguez Perez Leinier 2726 - GM Mamedyarov Shakhriyar 2759 102 GM Svidler Peter 2739 - GM Grischuk Alexander 2810 93 GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2775 - GM Jakovenko Dmitry...Show More Summary

Tbilisi FIDE Grand Prix – Round 7

Dmitry Jakovenko defeated Anish Giri in the 7th round of Tbilisi FIDE Grand Prix to emerge clear second in the standings, half a point behind the leader Evgeny Tomashevsky.Shakhriyar Mamedyarov scored his third victory with black pieces after Alexander Grischuk blundered a neat queen move. Show More Summary

Radjabov and Svidler score in Tbilisi

Round 6 Radjabov, Teimour vs Grischuk, Alexander [1-0]Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar vs Jakovenko, Dmitry [1/2-1/2]Giri, Anish vs Jobava, Baadur [1/2-1/2]Dominguez Perez, Leinier vs Tomashevsky, Evgeny [1/2-1/2]Svidler, Peter vs Andreikin, Dmitry [1-0]Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime vs Kasimdzhanov, Rustam [1/2-1/2] Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Tbilisi GP round 5 results

Round 5 Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime vs Radjabov, Teimour [1/2-1/2]Kasimdzhanov, Rustam vs Svidler, Peter [1-0]Andreikin, Dmitry vs Dominguez Perez, Leinier [0-1]Tomashevsky, Evgeny vs Giri, Anish [1/2-1/2]Jobava, Baadur vs Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar [1-0]Jakovenko, Dmitry vs Grischuk, Alexander [1/2-1/2] Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Tbilisi Grand Prix round 5

Round 5 3 GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2775 - GM Radjabov Teimour 2731 124 GM Kasimdzhanov Rustam 2705 - GM Svidler Peter 2739 25 GM Andreikin Dmitry 2737 - GM Dominguez Perez Leinier 2726 16 GM Tomashevsky Evgeny 2716 - GM Giri Anish 2797...Show More Summary

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