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  • October 22, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1223)

    The national Juniors recently concluded at Rajahmundry (AP). Previous winners include Viswanathan Anand, Pentalya Harikrishna and ...

  • October 15, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1222)

    The chess open there has gained much traction over the years. It always draws high female participation because it has decent ...

  • October 01, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1220)

    Anish Giri won an impressive attacking game versus Gelfand and he also converted a long endgame grind against Tomashevsky

  • September 24, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1219)

    Marcel Duchamp was an international player and Henri Matisse did a portrait of his family kibitzing a chess game

  • September 17, 2016, Saturday

    Kiwi caution

    Despite starting as favourites, Virat Kohli's India will have to be at its best against a dangerous and unpredictable New Zealand ...

  • September 17, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1218)

    The US came to the Baku Olympiad with a dream team, including three top 10 players in Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura and Wesley ...

  • September 17, 2016, Saturday

    Rising against the odds

    Behind the Olympic success of para-athlete Deepa Malik is an indomitable spirit and hard work

  • September 10, 2016, Saturday

    Grappling transition

    With Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt seemingly over the hill, and Narsingh Yadav's career firmly in the doldrums, Indian ...

  • September 10, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1217)

    The Indian team has won six straight matches to lead the Open Section of the Baku Olympiad, despite starting as the ninth seeds. ...

  • September 03, 2016, Saturday

    How to ride downhill on a bicycle

    An accomplished runner and swimmer in college, Gwen Jorgensen had little experience with cycling before she became a triathlete ...

  • September 03, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1216)

    The Olympiad kicked off on Thursday at the Baku Crystal Hall, with 176 nations, including seven debutants

  • August 27, 2016, Saturday

    Girl power

    The author goes behind the scenes to find out what it takes to be a successful woman wrestler

  • August 27, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1215)

    Carlsen will be more focussed on his upcoming title match against Sergey Karjakin

  • August 20, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1214)

    Viswanathan Anand, Veselin Topalov, Fabiano Caruana and Levon Aronian tied for second place with 5 each

  • August 06, 2016, Saturday

    Finding a cure for the Pokemon GO bug

    The wait for Pokemon GO's official launch in India continues to be filled with super-long walks and cautionary tales

  • August 06, 2016, Saturday

    Being a lifeguard at the Olympics

    Lifeguards at the Rio Games have perhaps the best view in the house, as they are among the few people permitted on the pool deck

  • August 06, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1212)

    The game has always had a large number of prodigies but they are getting ever-younger and there are more and more of them

  • July 30, 2016, Saturday

    The biggest athletes to watch at Rio

    In Rio, over 10,000 athletes will compete for the biggest prize in sport - an Olympic gold medal. The author brings you a lowdown ...

  • July 30, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1211)

    Magnus Carlsen took the Bilbao Masters with a round to spare. After suffering his first-ever classical loss to Hikaru Nakamura in ...

  • July 23, 2016, Saturday

    Chess (#1210)

    Carlsen won the psychologically important encounter with Karjakin

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