Defending champion India s Viswanathan Anand, left, listens to Norway s Magnus Carlsen during a press conference on the sidelines of the World Chess Championship in Chennai, India, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. The first game between the two ended in a draw.
Winning the Candidates felt like oxygen, says Viswanathan Anand

Winning the Candidates felt like oxygen, says Viswanathan Anand

After losing his World Championship title, Anand bowed out in the group stage of the ...

Apr-17, 2014
Anand looks forward to World Championship re-match against Carlsen

Anand looks forward to World Championship re-match against Carlsen

Viswanathan Anand said that clinching the Candidates title has boosted his confidence...

Apr-16, 2014
Vishy will have a psychological initiative against Carlsen: Kramnik

Vishy will have a psychological initiative against Carlsen: Kramnik

Anand was the only player to not lose a game at the Candidates -- it is a simple stat...

Apr-15, 2014
Anand interview: \'No difference between a champion and a challenger\'

Anand interview: 'No difference between a champion and a challenger'

Firstpost caught up with the Indian Super Grandmaster, who in the eyes of many, has c...

Apr-04, 2014
Planning to re-jig core team for world title preparation: Anand

Planning to re-jig core team for world title preparation: Anand

"I would chalk a new path for a new result. I won't get a new result if I travel in t...

Apr-02, 2014
Just like Federer, you can never count Anand out

Just like Federer, you can never count Anand out

"Before he left for the Candidates, I just forced him off his computer and told him t...

Apr-02, 2014
Anand should think about adding a strategist to core team: Polgar

Anand should think about adding a strategist to core team: Polgar

Anand's team during last year's failed title defence wee his compatriots Sandipan Cha...

Apr-02, 2014
Photos: This is how Anand unwinds after winning Chess Candidates

Photos: This is how Anand unwinds after winning Chess Candidates

Vishy Anand has a fun day out after winning the Chess Candidates. He will take on Car...

Apr-01, 2014
Anand decides if he wants a new core team, says Harikrishna

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 C...

Apr-01, 2014
After Candidates win, Anand climbs to No.3 in world rankings

After Candidates win, Anand climbs to No.3 in world rankings

Viswanathan Anand's unbeaten run at the Candidates 2014 Tournament has propelled him ...

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