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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
Where does Anand's defeat leave Indian chess?

Nov 23, 2013

Where does Anand's defeat leave Indian chess?

It was Anand who broke through to the higher echelons of the game and so far he remains the only Indian to do so. #HowThisWorks #Magnus Carlsen #Koneru Humpy #FIDE #Sponsorship #Vishwanathan Anand #Grandmaster #ELO
World Chess C'ship: Carlsen shocks Anand with black for second win

Nov 16, 2013

World Chess C'ship: Carlsen shocks Anand with black for second win

After a shocking loss from a drawn position in the fifth game, Anand looked prepared to strike back but the Berlin defense yet again came in his way as Carlsen demonstrated his superior skills on the board once more in a drawn endgame to beat the world champion. #Chess #Magnus Carlsen #World Chess Championship #Vishwanathan Anand
I expect Anand to be in top form for title clash: Magnus Carlsen

Aug 08, 2013

I expect Anand to be in top form for title clash: Magnus Carlsen

Carlsen became the world's number one at age 19, the youngest player ever to do so. A grandmaster since he was 13, he has the highest rating in the history of the game, ahead of chess great Garry Kasparov's 1999 record. #Sports #TheySaidIt #Chess #Magnus Carlsen #Vishwanathan Anand
Anand draws with Karjakin, finishes eighth in Tal Memorial

Jun 24, 2013

Anand draws with Karjakin, finishes eighth in Tal Memorial

Boris Gelfand of Israel, who had lost to Anand in the last World championship match, deservedly won the tournament after signing peace with Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the final round. #NewsTracker #Chess #Tal Memorial #Vishwanathan Anand #Sergey Karjakin
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