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World Team Chess Championship: India reach quarter-finals

Firstpost | 23/11/2022 10:55 AM | Click to read full article

Riding on wins from Vidit Gujrathi and SL Narayanan, India defeated USA 3-1 in a fifth round Pool B match to qualify for the quarter-finals of the FIDE World Team chess championship here on Tuesday. Gujrathi and Narayanan scored wins against Hans Niemann and Varuzhan Akobian respectively to set up the victory. Gujrathi downed the highly-rated Niemann in 37 moves, while Narayanan did so against Akobian in 38.

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