It was third time lucky for Viswanathan Anand. After two unsuccessful attempts at the world title, the Indian crushed Alexei Shirov 3.5-0.5 in the six-game final in Tehran to win his maiden world chess title in 2000. After drawing the first game, ... New Indian Express, 1 month ago
Anand: India's chess hero with waning powers - Hindustan Times, 2 weeks ago
Anand vs Carlsen: Viswanathan embarks on 'mission impossible' in Game 10 - InToday, 2 weeks ago
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DHNS: It is easier to get a winning position but sometimes it can be difficult to convert it into victory. This, however, is not the case only with amateurs and beginners. It also can be seen at the higher levels of the game. Sometimes the most ...Deccan Herald, 3 days ago
In fact, Magnus was so dominating that he already had an unassailable lead after 10 games (won three, drew seven) and the last two games were no longer played. Carlsen started nervously with two short draws but said he realized he had a chance to ...Business World, 1 week ago
YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 30, ARMENPRESS. The leader of the Armenian Mens Chess Team Levon Aronian has again occupied the second position in the FIDE ranking list for December 2013. As reports Armenpress Levon Aronian is on the second horizontal of the new ...Armenpress, 1 week ago
With a whopping 6-3 lead in the 12-game match, the 22-year-old Magnus Carlsen of Norway is well and truly on way to winning the World Chess Championship Match on his debut. Defending champion Viswanathan Anand lost in the ninth game which incidentally is his ...Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago
The World Championship match between defending champion Viswanathan Anand and his challenger Magnus Carlsen is probably the best case study for the effect of age on top chess players. Anand is 43 years and Carlsen, 22, making the contest the first ...DNA India, 1 month ago Home is where pressure lies: Harikrishna New Indian Express, 1 month ago
Chennai, Nov 8 : Both Vishy Anand and Norway's world no 1 Magnus Carlson, who his challenging the five times Indian world champion in the FIDE world championship, games of which will begin here tomorrow, have had spectacular climbs to the top. Since ...Chennai Online, 1 month ago Anand a great hero in cricket-mad India Times of India, 1 month ago Chess ace Anand a national treasure in cricket-mad India Malay Mail, 1 month ago Anand a national treasure in cricket-mad India Oman Tribune, 1 month ago
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This boy will go a long way... until he meets (Anatoly) Karpov and (Garry) Kasparov, Raja Ravisekhar said in 1990. The boy was Viswanathan Anand just entering the world stage having qualified for the inter-zonal tournament. Raja Ravisekhar was twice ...DNA India, 1 month ago
Viswanathan Anand will be meeting Magnus Carlsen over the next three weeks. They will be sitting across a table at the ballroom of Hyatt Regency in Chennai as they battle it out for the crown that matters most in chess, the World championship. ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa will inaugurate the FIDE World Championship Match 2013 on Thursday at a grand function at Nehru Indoor Stadium here. The actual match between five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand (43) and challenger Magnus ...New Indian Express, 1 month ago
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