THE ever gracious and urbane Vishy Anand, in an interview, talked about his recent match against the new world champ, Magnus Carlsen. Here's what the Indian GM said: As I see it right now, Magnus is a very different opponent, with a very different ... Marianas Variety, 5 days ago
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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 Aronian to take part in Tata Steel Festival Panorama.am, 2 months ago
When we left off last Friday Carlsen had a 2-point lead after eight of the total 12 games. The challenger won the 9th game and drew the 10th to abbreviate the match at 6.5-3.5. The 9th round game could have gone down in the books as one of the most ...Business World, 2 weeks ago Carlsen celebrates chess title win in style Times of India, 2 weeks ago Carlsen may be far ahead, but Challengers lurk New Indian Express, 2 weeks ago
Jaideep Undurti This January, in the windswept village of Wijk aan Zee Viswanathan Anand played one of his best games ever. He was wielding the black pieces, against world No 2 Levon Aronian. Anand triggered a cascade of sacrifices, smashing ...Economic Times, 2 weeks ago Frederic Friedel: Meet the founder of the chess software company 'ChessBase' Economic Times, 2 weeks ago The lighter side of chess Mid Day, 4 weeks ago
Time control shall be 120 minutes for the first 40 moves, 60 minutes for the next 20 moves and 15 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting after move 61. This is Anand's fourth defense of his title won ...Business World, 3 weeks ago
Only two draws have been played in the World Chess Championship match but there is already some apprehension whether champion Viswanathan Anand and challenger Magnus Carlsen are not in a mental frame to fight it out. It is not the draw that is a ...DNA India, 4 weeks ago
Hallgeir Opedal begins with a disclosure. "I don't know chess at all," says the man who has written a biography of Magnus Carlsen. The Norwegian book, Smarte Trekk, meaning Smart Moves, will soon have an English translation, according to the author ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
Pushed by the World champion, the challenger pulled the "emergency brake" at the first sign of a crisis. Viswanathan Anand called the 16-move draw a "satisfactory result." In certain ways, it was more than satisfactory. The 90-minute opener left ...The Hindu, 1 month ago Anand conquers new format to prove 2000 win was no fluke New Indian Express, 1 month ago
He is the man who came close to beating Vladimir Kramnik in the unofficial World Championship match in 2004. Needing a draw in the last game, he had lost to the Russian. Leko held the record of being the youngest GM at 14 which subsequently got ...Times of India, 1 month ago
HOOGEVEEN, a small Dutch town, recently hosted a four-man tournament featuring the top British GM, Michael Adams, 41; six-time Dutch champ Loek van Wely, 41; former Dutch prodigy Robin van Kampen, who became national champion when he was 14 — he's ...Marianas Variety, 1 month ago
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