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Carlsen clinches World Blitz title, Anand finishes Joint Fifth

Jun 21, 2014

Carlsen clinches World Blitz title, Anand finishes Joint Fifth

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand had to be content with a joint fifth finish even as reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen scripted history by winning the World Blitz Championship. #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #Ian Nepomniachtchi #World Blitz Chess Championship 2014
As it happened: World Blitz Chess Championship Day Two

Jun 21, 2014

As it happened: World Blitz Chess Championship Day Two

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 #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #FIDE #World Blitz Chess Championship
FIDE World Blitz Chess Championship 2014 as it happened

Jun 19, 2014

FIDE World Blitz Chess Championship 2014 as it happened

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. #Sports #Gold #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #bronze #World Rapid Chess Championship #World Rapid Chess Championship 2014
World Rapid Chess Championship: Day three as it happened

Jun 19, 2014

World Rapid Chess Championship: Day three as it happened

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand kept himself in contention by notching up 3.5 points on the penultimate day of the World Rapid Chess Championship here. #Sports #India #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Norway #Magnus Carlsen #Grandmaster #World Rapid Chess Championship
World Rapid Chess Championship: Day two live

Jun 17, 2014

World Rapid Chess Championship: Day two live

Anand, a known expert in rapid chess took some time to adjust to new rules that gives 15 minutes to both players with a ten second increment guaranteed after every move. #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #FIDE #World Rapid Championship

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Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

Nov 29, 2013

Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

The performance was all the more special because Aravindh, with an ELO rating of 2335, came up with a performance equivalent to 2728 rating points and defeated four GMs and two IMs on his way to the title. #Sports #OnOurMind #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Aravindh Chithambaram
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Nov 27, 2013

In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Carlsen is far too flamboyant only from an Indic psychoanalytic perspective. #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #Humility

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In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

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
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

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
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

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