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Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
news about Viswanathan anand
Jun 29, 2019 12:41
Anand was at the top of his game against Carlsen in the second round wherein the reigning world champion left no stones unturned to inflict second defeat in a row to Anand. read more
Jun 11, 2019 12:23
The tournament is expected to be the strongest Swiss-system tournament in the history of chess, FIDE, the world chess body, said in a statement. read more
Jun 07, 2019 14:21
Anand, who lost to world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the Armageddon game in the first round, was out of sorts in the classical game against Mamedyarov wherein he held a decent position for a long time. read more
Jun 06, 2019 12:24
It turned out to be a difficult day at office as Anand survived an inferior middle game and then a subsequent endgame against Carlsen for a long time. read more
Feb 20, 2019 21:50
Both Anand and Carlsen have included Tata Steel India in their schedule as one of the three rapid and blitz events, the organisers announced on Wednesday. read more
Jan 27, 2019 16:59
Anand found some fine defensive moves to steer the game to a draw and while the Indian ace can no longer win the tournament, chances of a podium finish remain with just one round to come in the first super tournament of the year. read more
Jan 24, 2019 20:49
Viswanathan Anand’s quest for a sixth title in the Tata Steel chess tournament suffered a serious setback as he lost to reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen. read more
Nov 14, 2018 23:14
Placed fourth after the first leg on Tuesday, the 48-year-old had a dream run on the final day to secure six wins and three draws in the nine rounds to draw level with the world No 3 American Nakamura to force a play-off. read more
Nov 14, 2018 13:18
Nihal Sarin did exceedingly well by forcing a draw with five-time World Champion Anand in the eighth round of the Tata Steel Chess Rapid tournament here. read more
Nov 13, 2018 08:44
Nihal, who became the 12th-youngest GM in chess a few months back and has a rating of 2576 in classical chess, impressed with the calm manner in which he tackled the pressure of playing some of the biggest stars of the game. read more
Nov 12, 2018 18:43
Virat Kohli had stirred up a massive controversy and was trolled on social media and slammed by critics over his “I don’t think you should live in India” response to an enthusiast who called the skipper overrated read more
Nov 08, 2018 21:39
Viswanathan Anand last played in the country at his hometown in 2013 when he lost the World Championship title to Magnus Carlsen of Norway. read more
Oct 22, 2018 19:53
Viswanathan Anand was on the verge of losing to 13-year old Raunak Sadhwani in the first round and had to find some fine manoeuvres to stay in the game. In the second round also, he continued to hunt for his form and again employed defensive approac... read more
Oct 21, 2018 08:48
The straight-talking Garry Kasparov prefers to call himself a ‘human rights activist’ who is trying to bring a difference in the life of people. read more
Oct 14, 2018 08:12
Chennai has often been called the chess capital of India, what with its vibrant chess culture and the record of producing the maximum number of Indian grandmasters, including former world champion Viswanathan Anand, but Delhi has emerged as a major hub... read more