Chess.FM India Weekly Saturday Show

This week’s guest on Chess.FM Saturday show is reigning Indian Champion GM Surya Sekhar Ganguly of Kolkota. The four-time consecutive champion takes us on his chess path right from younger days in Kolkata when he became the youngest in the world to defeat a Grandmaster. The “India this Week” report by Arvind Aaron looks at IM SP Sethuraman & Salmali Gagare winning the National Sub Junior Chess Championships at Chennai, World Champion Vishy Anand’s hectic schedule on his arrival in India, the Indians World junior chess championship in progress at Armenia and the various tournaments in progress and coming up across India…

The Saturday show begins at 7PM IST and is available right through the week on the following link and website for your listening pleasure. You can listen to Chess.FM India directly heard through the web browsers at visit for more.

Chess.FM India, the exclusive India channel of Internet Chess Club’s was inaugurated during the Anand Charity Simul for Vidyasagar charity organisation. The previous Saturday show guests include various chess personalties, former World Junior champion GM Harikrishna, World’s youngest Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi, Grandmaster Sandipan Chanda, Indian Women champion WGM Tania Sachdev, GM Dibyendu Barua, WGM Dronavalli Harika, IM Prathamesh, WGM S Vijayalakshmi, IM GN Gopal, WIM Kiran Manisha Mohanty, IM D V Prasad, R V Gokhale, WGM Swathi Ghate, GM Praveen Thipsay.Chess.FM India is a free service and apart from the Saturday weekly show, has broadcasts Grandmaster commentary and analysis of world class Chess events such M Tel Super category tournament, Bulgaria and the Sparkassen Chess Festival, Dortmund, the Mainz Rapid and the World Chess Championship at Mexico. Viswanathan Anand.For futher information on ChessFM India & ICC:

K Visweswaran,
India Representative,
The Internet Chess Club, Inc.
email: Ph: +91-9444934036

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