सामयिक विषय: Chess

Women's World Chess Championship 2017

Women’s World Chess Championship, 2017

Question- Who won the Women’s World Chess Championship titled, 2017, in Tehran, on March 5, 2017?
(a) Tan Zhongyi
(b) Koneru Hampi
(c) Anastasia Savina
(d) Alexandra Kosteniuk
Ans: (a)
Related facts:-

  • 64 Female chess players’ knockout tournament ‘World Chess Championship, 2017’ concludes in Tehran, Iran. (February 10 to March 5, 2017)
  • Competition Results:-
  • Gold Medal-Tan Zhongyi (China)
  • Silver Medal-Ana Muzychuk (Ukraine)
  • Bronze medal-Harika Dronavalli (India)
  • Bronze Medal-Alexandra Kosteniuk (Russia)
  • Tan won the Grand Prix (GM) title after winning this championship

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15th delhi international grandmasters open chess tournament-2017

15th Parsvnath Delhi International Chess tournament-2017

Question: Who won the title of “Group-A” in recently held 15th Parsvnath Delhi International chess tournament -2017?
(a) Sairaj Chittal
(b) Diptayan Ghosh
(c) Farrukh Amonatov
(d) Murali Karthikeyan
Ans: (c)
Related facts:

  • The 15th Parsvnath Delhi International chess tournament -2017 was held on 09-16 January 2017 in New Delhi.
  • Result of the tournament:
  • Group-A:
  • Winner: Farrukh Amonatov of Tajikistan
  • Runner Up: Diptayan Ghosh(India) and Dzhumaev Marat (Uzbekistan)
  • Winner Goup’B’ -Sairaj Cittl (Maharashtra )
  • Winner Group ‘C’ -Suhaib Ahmed (UP)


9th Chennai Open Grandmaster Chess tournament

9th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess Tournament 2017

Question: Tukhaev Adam, the winner of 9th Chennai Open International Grandmaster Chess Tournament 2017 belongs to which of the following country?
(a) Belgium
(b) Russia
(c) Ukraine
(d) Italy
Related facts:

  • The 9th Chennai Open Grandmaster Chess tournament 2017 for the Sakthi Group Dr N Mahalingam Trophy was held at Nehru Stadium, Chennai.
  • Ukraine Grandmaster Tukhaev Adam (8.5) won the tournament.
  • The second spot was shared by top seed GM David Alberto (Ita), GM Czebe Attila (Hun), GM Malakhatko Vadim (Bel) and IM Nitin S (Ind) at 8.0 points.


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