Nihal Sarin

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Nihal Sarin gives World champion Magnus Carlsen a run for his reputation

Indian Grandmaster Nihal Sarin took four-time World Champion, Magnus Carlsen, by storm. The duo competed against each other in a series of One Minute Chess shootouts with Carlsen winning only by six points. Last week, Sarin had beaten Carlsen in a blitz game. Carlsen described Sarin as one of the best Blitz players around the world.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 04:30 PM / by Azam Sait

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