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Basant upsets Vikalp in All India chess tourney

Unrated player Basant Singh caused an upset in the Eldeco All india International Rating Chess Tournament-2010 when he defeated rated player Vikalp Shukla of Varanasi in the second round, in Lucknow on Monday. In another interesting match, rated player Ayush Pandey settled for a draw against unrated player Abhijeet Srivastava. Grand Master Sriram Jha and [...]

By |November 16th, 2010|news|Comments Off on Basant upsets Vikalp in All India chess tourney

Baize sports, kabbadi, chess out of Incheon?

Cue sports stars Pankaj Advani, Geet Sethi and Alok Kumar might not be part of the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, in 2014 as on Monday, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), at its board meeting here, endorsed its earlier decision of bringing down the number of  disciplines from 42 to 35. An even [...]

By |November 15th, 2010|news|Comments Off on Baize sports, kabbadi, chess out of Incheon?