(Free Press Release) IBN-Lokmat brings for its viewers an inspiring episode of Great Bhet. This episode will showcase one of India‘s renowned Chess Grandmaster Praveen Thipsay. This Chess genius has come a long way and has won his Grandmaster‘s title with a lot of efforts. Praveen will share his escapade with Nikhil Wagle, Editor, IBN-Lokmat in an exclusive Great Bhet on Saturday, 9th October 2010 at 9:30 pm.

Chess is a game of vision, perseverance, stability, judgment, and many more things and Thipsay describes the importance of these skills required for the game. During the show he shares his journey of becoming the Grandmaster and winning games for his country. He shares his views on today‘s sporting fraternity and his clean sports movement which he runs to prevent unprofessional activities that happen around today‘s sports. This eminent sports personality discusses the future of the game and the many efforts he put to achieve the accolades.

Praveen has won the Indian Chess Championship 7 times. He has represented India in the common Wealth Games and has emerged as the champion. He was ranked in the top 150 players in the world in the year 1981. He has been included in the top 25 players to have played for India. He is married to the Woman International Master Bhagyashree Sathe Thipsay

To know more about Praveen Thipsay‘s journey, tune into IBN-Lokmat onSaturday, 9th October 2010 at 9:30pm.

You can also watch this “Great Bhet” episode on Sunday i.e. 10th October 2010 @ 12:00 pm & 5:00 pm.

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