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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?

Sep 02, 2014

Scottsdale chess phenom to compete in world championship

Scottsdale third-grader competes in World Youth Chess Championships in Durban, South Afric...
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Sep 16, 2014

Lincoln student heading to World Chess Championship

She had passed a room of boys playing the game and immediately asked her mom what the game was and if she could play...
Anand: Why this phony applause for a real national hero?

Sep 03, 2014

'Mozart of Chess' Hanging Out in St. Louis

Dave McKenna, Deadspin Magnus Carlsen has been in St. Louis since last week and will be staying through next weekend. If you're not up on your FIDE ratings, this is something like 2006-vintage Roger Federer doing a tennis residency in Toledo. Carlsen... #India #Roger Federer #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen