AAI Grandmaster Chess Tournament

Round two photos, courtesy of Delhi Chess Association

New Delhi, June 22: Indian National champion Parimarjan Negi got himself on the scoreboard with a convincing win over women’s world champion Hou Yifan of China in the second round of the inaugural AAI Grandmasters at the AAI Officer’s Institute on Thursday.

Photos from the second round are bellow, read also the full report and replay the games with computer analysis.

AAI Chief Guest for 2nd Round

Chief Guest for 2nd Round Shri. Ajay Choudhari, Secretary External Affairs Govt of India interacting with the players

AAI Visit of Mr. Faisal Beg

Visit of Mr. Faisal Beg, Trade Commissioner, High Commission of Canada’s visit to the tournament hall

AAI r2 Caruana

Fabiano Caruana

AAI r2 Wesley So

Wesley So

AAI r2 Hou Yifan

Hou Yifan

AAI r2 Laznicka

Viktor Laznicka

AAI r2 Caruana v Sasi

Fabiano Caruana and Krishnan Sasikiran

AAI Viktor Laznicka and Wesley So

Viktor Laznicka and Wesley So

AAI Hou and Negi

Hou Yifan and Parimarjan Negi

AAI r2 Negi and Hou after the match

Negi and Hou Yifan after the match

AAI r2 Shri. Ajai Choudhary

Shri. Ajai Choudhary following the live games

AAI r2 Negi

Parimarjan Negi

AAI r2 Negi in deep thought

Negi in deep thought