Billionaire Nikhil Kamath uses unfair means to beat Vishy Anand, then apologizes



Individuals, particularly chess players themselves, claim the darnedest points concerning chess and concerning chess players. Below are a few of our favored false impressions about the royal video game. Several of these expressions are undoubtedly off-target, some of them are ignorant perception, as well as some of them are debates that could or might not be valid.

Chess may not be the easiest game to pick up, but it is far from the most prohibitive. There are a few rules about games where neither player wins. One side of this myth is legitimate—- it is difficult, very difficult, to learn to play chess well.

There is some link between chess talent and general intelligence. Minimum smarts are required. Cats and dogs will never make out the basics; no one has tried giving lessons to dolphins and chimpanzees. Chess does involve, after all, using numerous advanced compartments of the brain as skillfully as applicable. People from all walks of life have fun playing chess, several attaining mastery. Some very clever people delight in playing but never progress beyond novice.

This isn’t a misstatement, since chess is for everyone. It is for nerds, boffins, geeks, and eggheads, as usually as it is for anyone else. People who want to call other people unpleasant names should better say,’ chess is only for nerds ‘, but this is plainly untrue. Even if it was on target, so what? Intelligent, awkward, quirky people have made more contributions to the evolution of society than have the rest. If they want to play chess, that’ s their business.

In 2006, the finest computers play chess better than 99.99% of people, but are evenly leveled in games against the top humans. If, as some experts think, computers are gaining 20– 30 rating points per year, the moment will soon arrive when humans have no chance against the best machines.

Here we run the peril of upsetting the many meritorious chess organizers who have spent years trying to prevail upon the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that chess should be included as an Olympic sport. Lifting light pieces of wood or clicking rapidly on a computer monitor is not physically challenging work. As any quantity of photos from foregone high level chess events will demonstrate, chess players don’t always cut a lean, trim, muscular profile.

Here we try to make amends with those very same organizers who nearly convinced the IOC that chess is a sport. Chess has been included as a medal sport for the 2006 Asian Games. A game between two extraordinary chess masters is full of tension, where superior nerves can make the difference between a winner and an also-ran. Grandmasters have been acknowledged to lose a lot of weight during the action of a month– long contest.

To date it is unquestionable that women have not performed as well as men in chess events. One may be that male players are often expert at making female players feel uncomfortable at chess events. The Polgar sisters have gone a long way to convince the chess world that women can play very well.

People, particularly chess players themselves, say the darnedest things about chess and about chess players. People who want to call other people unpleasant names should better say,’ chess is only for nerds ‘, but this is plainly untrue. Here we run the peril of upsetting the many meritorious chess organizers who have spent years trying to prevail upon the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that chess should be included as an Olympic sport. As any quantity of photos from foregone high level chess events will demonstrate, chess players don’t always cut a lean, trim, muscular profile.

One may be that male players are often expert at making female players feel uncomfortable at chess events.

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Playing a simul against Vishy Anand is a dream come true for many individuals. The man is a five-time World Champion and a living legend in the chess world.

On 13th of June a simul was held for a good cause where Billionaire Nikhil Kamath beat Vishy Anand. Beating Vishy gives you bragging rights for the rest of your life. The game was flawless and without any errors.

IM Sagar Shah covers the entire game here.

You can also read the full article on ChessBase India: https://chessbase.in/news/Vishy-Anand-checkmate-covid-simul-game-against-Nikhil-Kamath

It is important to note here that the team of Rakesh, chess.com India, Prachura, Samay, Tania did their best to put up a great show for the chess lovers and enthusiasts across the country in the world. They even raised over Rs.10 lakh. A big congratulations to them and the other celebs who played their game fairly.

Update: Vishy spoke about his stance here on Twitter: https://twitter.com/vishy64theking/status/1404327170550288388

We also contacted Aruna Anand, the wife and manager of Vishy Anand who said, “Well Nikhil contacted Anand today & explained this tweet . Anand replied to say that he cant deny algorithm and personally wouldnt comment on tbe issue. He requested Mr. Kamath not to involve Anand’s name in his tweets or in his course of action. That he went ahead and did it and allege something is disrespectful.”

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