Biel Chess Festival

IAS Prelims 2023

Indian Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna’s lost out to Frenchman Etienne Bacrot in the penultimate round of the 50th Biel Chess Festival to finish third in the standings.

The World No. 20 Indian, playing with white pieces, started off aggressively but a simple mistake in the initial phases cost him the game played in Biel (Switzerland).