Rival applause, pundits speechless as Praggnanandhaa finishes runners-up

After R Praggnanandhaa realized that all his routes for a comeback were blocked in the finals of Meltwater Champions Chess Tour Chessable Masters tournament against Ling Diren, the World No 2, he flashed a wistful smile. The 16-year-old, after losing on the first day to the wits of an experienced virtuoso, had waged a rousing …

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