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Viswanathan Anand hopeful of a good show in Chess Olympiad

At the Olympiad -- the sport's biennial equivalent of the Olympics -- Viswanathan Anand will be part of the Indian team for the first time since 2006.

published on : 16th September 2018

Blast from the past for Viswanathan Anand as he receives Russian honour

For Viswanathan Anand, Monday was a special journey back into the past.

published on : 11th September 2018

Viswanathan Anand settles for eighth draw in as many games, Sinquefield chess set for close finish

The game was drawn in the ensuing endgame, leaving Anand with four points out of a possible eight and Caruana on five points from his eight.

published on : 27th August 2018

Viswanathan ​Anand splits point with Wesley ​So, Caruana leads Sinquefield Cup chess ​​

Anand remains joint sixth with Vachier-Lagrave and has two white games lined up.

published on : 25th August 2018

Sinquefield Cup: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karjakin, joint fifth now

The Indian ace had finished a rare last in the tournament that ended just a day before the Sinquefield Cup and this has been another remarkable recovery from Anand.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Viswanathan ​Anand draws with Vachier-Lagrave in Sinquefield Cup 

Anand tried engaging Maxime-Vachier-Lagrave in a theoretical duel but did not find ways to score his first victory.

published on : 20th August 2018

Viswanathan Anand struggling in last place at St. Louis Rapid and Blitz competition

Hikaru Nakamura of the United States and Mamedyarov stayed in front on 17 points apiece after the first day of blitz and Fabiano Caruana of the USA remained in third on 15.5 points.

published on : 15th August 2018

Returning master Viswanathan Anand hopes to lift India at Chess Olympiad

Having returned to the top of his game by winning the World Rapid Chess Championship, the 49-year-old now is looking forward to make a comeback at the Chess Olympiad.

published on : 19th July 2018

Growth has been solid, hope Olympiad will demonstrate it: Viswanathan Anand

Viswanathan Anand asserted that the team is not aware of the opponents and so a lot of work will have to be done at the Olympiad.

published on : 18th July 2018

Viswanathan Anand encourages world’s second youngest chess Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa

Praggnanandhaa said he was thrilled to become a chess Grandmaster.

published on : 2nd July 2018

Viswanathan Anand saw promise, Chennai lad went on to become the second youngest Grandmaster

In a chat with Express nearly a year ago, Viswanathan Anand had picked R Praggnanandhaa as one of the most talented players in the country.

published on : 25th June 2018

Viswanathan Anand draws with Levon Aronian  in Norway opener

Aronian was following an earlier game by countryman Hrant Melkumyan and as Anand confided to him after the game, he had not paid enough attention to this move order.

published on : 29th May 2018

Viswanathan Anand lies tied second in Norway blitz 

To start the proceedings, Anand will be in white against Levon Aronian of Armenia in the opening round.

published on : 28th May 2018

In-form Levon Aronian best candidate to go all the way in Berlin's 2018 Candidates

Levon Aronian who had a great 2017, winning four titles, will start as slight favourite when the 2018 Candidates gets underway in Berlin on Saturday.

published on : 10th March 2018

Tal Memorial rapid title triumph shows that Viswanathan Anand hasn’t lost his pace

Reinventing himself time and again is what makes Viswanathan Anand a great player.

published on : 7th March 2018
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