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Aug 15, 2018
Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz Chess: Viswanathan Anand's poor form continues into blitz section, finishes at bottom of standings on Day 4Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand's poor form continued in the blitz section at the Saint Louis leg of the Grand Chess Tour, being held in the US.
Aug 12, 2018
Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz: Viswanathan Anand endures mixed day as Fabiano Caruana seizes sole lead on Day 1Viswanathan Anand had mixed luck and ended up with an equal score at the end of the first day of the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament being held in USA.
Jun 23, 2018
Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after ninth round, Viswanathan Anand retains shared fourth placeVishwanathan Anand, who had played almost all of his games in a slightly uninspired manner on the second day, tried hard to not only spice up his games but also carve out a few wins to improve his overall standing.
Jun 22, 2018
Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after day 2; Vishwanathan Anand tied for fourthVishwanathan Anand, who had struggled dismally at the first leg of the tour, was at the top of the leaderboard after the dust of the battles of day one had settled down.
Jun 16, 2018
Leuven Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand climbs up two spots to fifth; Wesley So keeps up his leadArray
Jun 13, 2018
Leuven Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand off to disastrous start with two straight losses on Day 1Three rounds into the tournament, things look difficult for Anand given that he is four points behind the leader, So. But there are six more rounds of rapid chess to be played, not to mention the 18 rounds of blitz.
Aug 17, 2017
Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz: Viswanathan Anand, hampered by fatigue, finishes disappointing joint 8thAnand’s day was almost forgettable, as he started off with two draws against the Quang Liam Le and Fabiano Caruana, before losing an one-sided game to Sergey Karjakin
Aug 14, 2017
Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz: All eyes on Garry Kasparov as former champion returns to chess after 12 yearsThere is no doubt that chess lovers will be eagerly watching Kasparov play and wishing him to do his best, even if their hero is a step slower than at his very best
Aug 01, 2017
Sinquefield Cup 2017: Viswanathan Anand faces acid test against star-studded field at Saint LouisSinquefield Cup features world champion Magnus Carlsen, his challenger Sergey Karjakin, the aggressive American Hikaru Nakamura, Indian ace Viswanathan Anand and other current top players.
Jul 05, 2017
Grand Chess Tour: Did Viswanathan Anand hint at retirement after tepid display in event's Leuven leg?What is starkly visible is Viswanathan Anand's latest outing is that he isn’t consistent in his play, and isn’t able to finish his opponents off like he used to do in the past.