Boris Gelfand

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World Chess C'ship: Anand holds Gelfand to a draw
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World Chess C'ship: Anand holds Gelfand to a draw

Playing black for the second time in the match, Anand continued his faith in the Slav defense and yet again did not have much difficulty equalising.

World Chess C'ship: Anand plays out third draw against Gelfand
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World Chess C'ship: Anand plays out third draw against Gelfand

Anand played safe in the dying stages to settle for a draw after 37 moves. The scores now stand level at 1.5-1.5 in the 12-game series.

World Chess Championship: Anand draws with black in Game 2
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World Chess Championship: Anand draws with black in Game 2

Anand equalised easily out of the opening springing a surprise as early as on move five by going for a rare move as black.

World Chess Championship: Gelfand holds Anand to draw
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World Chess Championship: Gelfand holds Anand to draw

Boris Gelfand, who was playing with black pieces, seemed to be slightly ahead but opted to go for a draw.

In Anand’s head, the World Championship began in January
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In Anand’s head, the World Championship began in January

Come May 11, Vishy will lock horns with Gelfand in the opening match of the 2012 World Championships. But the players have been locked in a mental battle for a while now.

BattleBoard: Anand's tactical brilliance against Kramnik
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BattleBoard: Anand's tactical brilliance against Kramnik

The importance of preparation in the life of a GM can’t be overstated especially in a match-play format where he will face the same opponent over many matches.