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Tata Steel Chess: Vishwanathan Anand beats Azerbaijan's Mamedyarov to share lead with Magnus Carlsen

The five-time world champion crushed Shakhriayar Mamedyartov to take his tally to 5.5 points in his favourite hunting ground.

published on : 21st January 2019

Podium finish within Viswanathan Anand’s grasp at Wijk aan Zee

Viswanathan Anand will be looking to start 2019 on a positive note, when the 81st edition of Tata Steel Chess Masters gets underway in Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands, on Saturday. 

published on : 12th January 2019

Viswanathan Anand appointed Asian Continental Assistant to world chess body chief

According to FIDE, the experience and professional knowledge of the four persons will help further develop and promote chess around the world.

published on : 6th January 2019

Yet another comeback by evergreen Viswanathan Anand

 Viswanathan Anand’s stirring comebacks from forgettable performances is what makes him a great player.

published on : 17th November 2018

Viswanathan Anand seals blitz title in style

In the two-round play-off, which was faster than blitz in a reduced time format of a three-minute game, Anand won with white pieces, before drawing with black to seal the issue 1.5-0.5.

published on : 15th November 2018

Virat Kohli got emotional and lost control while making 'leave India' comment with fan: Viswanathan Anand

Virat Kohli 'lost control' of himself while making the 'leave India' comment, feels legendary five-time former world chess champion Viswanathan Anand.

published on : 12th November 2018

Nakamura lives up to reputation, wins Tata Steel Chess; Viswanathan Anand loses to local challenger

Star attraction Anand finished seventh with eight draws and a shock defeat in the last round.

published on : 12th November 2018

Viswanathan Anand spearheads Indian challenge in star-studded field

Other than Anand, Pentala Harikrishna, Vidit Gujrathi, Surya Shekhar Ganguly and Nihal Sarin will take part in the nine-round rapid event.

published on : 8th November 2018

Isle of Man chess tourney: Viswanathan Anand beats Shyam Sundar, Abhijeet Gupta tames Liem Quang

Anand faced the Schilemann gambit in the Ruy Lopez and did manage to get an early advantage in the middle game.

published on : 25th October 2018

Viswanathan Anand settles for draw against Robert Hess in second day of Isle of Man Chess tourney

Hess is a noted commentator and was the appointed coach of the US women's team earlier this year for the chess Olympiad.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Viswanathan Anand beats Raunak Sadhwani, Kidambi holds Vladimir Kramnik in Isle of Man chess tourney

Seeded sixth here, Anand went for the variation he had chosen to beat Eric Hansen of Canada in the just-concluded Chess Olympiad but clearly the Nagpur kid was much better prepared.

published on : 22nd October 2018

Olympiad result not up to pre-tournament hype

India went into the Chess Olympiad with a lot of expectations but had to settle for the sixth spot in the Open section in Batumi, Georgia.

published on : 10th October 2018

Indian men to meet Russia in Chess Olympiad

Backed by Viswanathan Anand's facile win in the previous round, the Indian men beat Paraguay by a 3.5-0.5 margin.

published on : 29th September 2018

Chess Olympiad: Indian women win against Poland, men lose to US

While India's Harika Dronavalli and Tania Sachdev humbled their opponents, Koneru Humpy and Eesha Karavade drew their games.

published on : 28th September 2018

Chess Olympiad: Indian men, women start on a winning note

The Indian teams got two match points following the victory as the day produced some individual upsets but the higher ranked teams prevailed.

published on : 25th September 2018
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