16-Year-Old Chess Prodigy Beats World Champion Magnus Carlsen

After 16-year-old Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa scored a stunning win in an elite speed chess tournament from his computer in India on Monday, there were no competing opponents to shake or snap the cameras to capture the moment. The man he had just beaten, world champion Norwegian Magnus Carlsen, was staring at the wounds of his shocking …

Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa Beats Chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen

After 16-year-old Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa scored a stunning win in an elite speed chess tournament from his computer in India on Monday, there were no competing opponents to shake or snap the cameras to capture the moment. The man he had just beaten, world champion Norwegian Magnus Carlsen, was staring at the wounds of his shocking …

World Chess Championship: Carlsen and Nepomniachtchi Place Fifth

The fifth world championship match between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Russia’s Ian Nepomniachtchi, played in Dubai on Wednesday, ended as the top four did. With the draw. While games so far have brought in a Carlsen pawn sacrifice and a few minor complications and blunders to excite hard-core enthusiasts, they haven’t come close to providing …

World Chess Championship: Carlsen and Nepomniachtchi Place Fifth

The fifth world championship match between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Russia’s Ian Nepomniachtchi, played in Dubai on Wednesday, ended as the top four did. With the draw. While games so far have brought in a Carlsen pawn sacrifice and a few minor complications and blunders to excite hard-core enthusiasts, they haven’t come close to providing …