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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

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

Jun 20, 2014

Chess: Viswanathan Anand Defeats World Champion Magnus Carlsen

Indian chess legend Viswanathan Anand came out on top with a dominating victory over reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen. Despite the historic victory, Anand finished in third place, winning the bronze medal in the World Rapid Chess Championship i... #Dubai #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #India
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Jun 19, 2014

Vishwanathan Anand wins bronze in world rapid chess championship

Dubai, June 19: Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand came up with a thumping victory over reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen but had to settle for the bronze medal in the World Rapid Chess Championship that concluded here. The game wit... #Dubai #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Jun 20, 2014

Vishwanathan Anand falls behind in World Blitz after three losses on day 1

Dubai (UAE), June 20:  Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand could only manage 7.5 points out of a possible 11 on the opening day of the two-day World Blitz Chess Championship as he won seven games, lost three and drew one, here... #Dubai #Viswanathan Anand