The Chessophile Show Returns With Season 2
GM Deepan Chakkravarthy and GM Stany G A

The Chessophile Show Returns With Season 2

FM NiranjanNavalgund

The Chessophile Show is an unique Chess show that celebrates Chess in an entertaining way!

Who are the guests? 
In the very first episode of The Chessophile Show Season 2, two strong Indian GM's - Deepan Chakkravarthy and Stany GA will be on the hot seat! 

About Deepan Chakkravarthy J

Deepan Chakkravarthy became India's 13th GM in 2006. He is a former Asian Junior Champion (2002) and also former National Challengers Champion (2007).  He was also a part of the Indian chess team at the 2007 Asian Indoor Games that took the gold medal in the rapid chess event and silver in the standard event. His current classical FIDE rating is 2535

About Stany G A:

Stany G A became India's 58th and Karnataka's 2nd GM in 2018 after scoring his final norm in the National Senior Championship at Jammu. He is a former U-17 National champion and has also won International open events in his career. His classical FIDE rating is 2522 at the moment. 

What's new in Season 2?

  • New Layout
  • New Format
  • Unique lifelines
  • LIVE stream

There will be a new layout in Season 2. In addition to that, there will also be some new additions in the format. We will also be having a Chess Variant and  Visualization puzzles too.  The show will be LIVE and not recorded unlike the last time. 

Where to watch the show?
You can watch the stream LIVE on India's YouTube channel at 4pm IST today:

The stream will begin at 4pm IST and is expected to go for about 60-90 minutes. 

Where to watch Season 1?
You can watch the episodes of season 1 on YouTube: