I'm no more a one dimensional chess player: Parimarjan Negi

Negi, however, feels that it's been a mixed year for him as he failed to defend his Asian Championship title in Manila. Negi's aim this year is to remain in perfect shape for the World Cup to be held from August 10 to September 5 in Tromso, Norway.

updated: July 11, 2013 16:06 IST
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New Delhi: He used to be a "one dimensional player" but over the years, India's youngest Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi has adapted more "rounded and universal styles" of play which he is looking to use in the biennial Chess World Cup next month.

"I used to be a one dimensional player going just for the attack, or the complications, but I think over the years I have matured as a player. I believe I have adapted to more rounded and universal style of play. There are many different ways to play chess and I have started adapting to those styles," Negi told PTI from Texas.

"Still, its an ongoing process and I always need to work on little parts of my game.

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