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Chess World Championship: Anand-Carlsen match to be played in Sochi

Jun 12, 2014

Chess World Championship: Anand-Carlsen match to be played in Sochi

The last world title match was held in Chennai, India where the Norwegian upset Anand 6.5-3.5. #Russia #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #World Chess Championship #Sochi #World title
Anand decides if he wants a new core team, says Harikrishna

Apr 01, 2014

Anand decides if he wants a new core team, says Harikrishna

It will be Viswanathan Anand's call if he wants a new core team for his World Chess Championship match against Magnus Carlsen said P. Harikrishna. #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #P Harikrishna #Magnus Carlsen #World Chess Championship #Sandipan Chanda
Playing Carlsen was like playing a human computer: Anand

Nov 30, 2013

Playing Carlsen was like playing a human computer: Anand

In an interview with Firstpost, Anand opened up about what went wrong in the world championship match, his future plans and the man who beat him. Excerpts: #Chess #Magnus Carlsen #World Chess Championship #Vishy Anand
Images: Carlsen officially crowned as the world chess champion

Nov 25, 2013

Images: Carlsen officially crowned as the world chess champion

J Jayalalithaa and FIDE President Kirsen Ilyumizhinov presented the winner's trophy to Magnus Carlsen at the prize distribution ceremony of FIDE World Chess Championship 2013 on Monday. #Chennai #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #ImagesOfTheDay #Pictures #World Chess Championship #Magnus Carslen
Photos: Carlsen beats Anand to become chess' new king

Nov 24, 2013

Photos: Carlsen beats Anand to become chess' new king

Magnus Carlsen won with the World Chess Championship with 6.5 to 3.5 score, having won twice as black and once as white. Carlsen beat home-favourite Viswanathan Anand to clinch the title. Here are the pictures. #Sports #Chess #ImagesOfTheDay #Magnus Carlsen #Vishwanathan Anand #FIDE World Chess Championship #Carlsen

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Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Jun 04, 2012

Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Few Indians understand the true achievement of Viswanathan Anand in chess. We love mediocrity too much to appreciate a real champ. #Sports #OnOurMind #Cricket #Viswanathan Anand #World Chess Championship
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Sep 30, 2014

Vidit Gujarathi set to make October his own

Nashik's chess GM looks forward to winning the world junior championships starting in Pune starting this Sunda...
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Sep 30, 2014

Ottawa chess master conquers world

It may not have the international intrigue or Cold War implications of Fischer v. Spassky, but there was no shortage of drama as Ottawa chess master Qiyu Zhou captured her ninth World Youth Chess Championship...
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Sep 29, 2014

Ottawa teen takes world chess title

Qiyu Zhou, a 14-year-old girl from Ottawa, has been crowned a champion at the world youth chess championships...