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Viswanathan Anand draws with Ian Nepomniachtchi to remain joint third in Tal memorial chess tournament
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Viswanathan Anand draws with Ian Nepomniachtchi to remain joint third in Tal memorial chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand played out a draw with in-form Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia and remained in the joint third spot in the 10th edition of Tal memorial chess tournament in Moscow.

Viswanathan Anand draws with Peter Svidler, stays joint third in Tal Memorial chess event
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Viswanathan Anand draws with Peter Svidler, stays joint third in Tal Memorial chess event

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand missed out on some fine chances and drew with his Russian opponent in the seventh round of the tournament.

Karjakin wins Candidates title but playing with GMs half his age, Anand shows why he is still among world’s best
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Karjakin wins Candidates title but playing with GMs half his age, Anand shows why he is still among world’s best

Every time Anand suffered a setback, he sprang right back and kept fighting. This is simply why he is the greatest Indian chess player ever

Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri, loses the right to challenge Magnus Carlsen for first time since 2008
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Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri, loses the right to challenge Magnus Carlsen for first time since 2008

For the first time in eight years Anand will not be fighting it out for the World Championship title. It is surely a huge heartbreak for the Indian chess fans.

Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand stunned by Caruana, crucial next game against Karjakin today
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Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand stunned by Caruana, crucial next game against Karjakin today

In the tenth round of the World Chess Candidates 2016, Vishy Anand was caught in a well-cooked opening variation by Fabiano Caruana and lost the game in just 33 moves.

Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand dazzles in flawless endgame, outwits Aronian to regain lead in Moscow
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Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand dazzles in flawless endgame, outwits Aronian to regain lead in Moscow

It was an extremely important victory for Anand as Aronian was one of the leaders going into the game and it places him on lead along with Sergey Karjakin on 5.5/9 points.

Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand spilts point with Anish Giri to stay in hunt; crucial 2nd half begins later today
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Candidates Chess: Vishy Anand spilts point with Anish Giri to stay in hunt; crucial 2nd half begins later today

It was a job well done by Vishy Anand at the seventh round of the World Chess Candidates Championships 2016 as he drew Anish Giri, with the black pieces in 31 moves.

Candidates Chess: Anand crushes Svidler in just 24 moves; moves up to joint second spot
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Candidates Chess: Anand crushes Svidler in just 24 moves; moves up to joint second spot

Viswanathan Anand bounced back with a stunning victory against Peter Svidler at the sixth round of the World Candidates Tournament in Moscow on Thursday.

Viswanathan Anand seals Candidates title with effortless draw
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Viswanathan Anand seals Candidates title with effortless draw

The Indian ace thus officially earned the right to a rematch with Magnus Carlsen of Norway along with the winner's purse of 13,5000 Euros.

Candidates 2014, Rnd 14: Anand finishes tournament unbeaten
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Candidates 2014, Rnd 14: Anand finishes tournament unbeaten

Five-times world champion Viswanathan Anand proved all his critics wrong and won the Candidates Chess tournament after settling for a draw with Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the 13th and penultimate round yesterday.

Chess Candidates: Anand faces Karjakin in crucial round 13
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Chess Candidates: Anand faces Karjakin in crucial round 13

Karjakin is one last hurdle that Anand faces with black pieces before he has a white game against Peter Svidler of Russia in the final round.

Chess Candidates round 10: Anand maintains lead with draw
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Chess Candidates round 10: Anand maintains lead with draw

Live coverage of the tenth round of the Chess Candidates as Viswanathan Anand takes on Peter Svidler.

Chess Candidates: Attacking Anand eventually settles for draw vs Svidler
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Chess Candidates: Attacking Anand eventually settles for draw vs Svidler

At the half way stage Anand took his tally to 4.5 points out of a possible seven and will have an easier second half wherein he has four white games lined up out of seven.

Chess Candidates as it happened: Anand vs Svidler
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Chess Candidates as it happened: Anand vs Svidler

Live updates as Anand takes on Svidler in round seven of the Chess Candidates.

Vishy Anand enters crucial stage in Candidates Tournament
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Vishy Anand enters crucial stage in Candidates Tournament

Placed comfortably on top of the table with a half point lead, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will enter the crucial phase of the Candidates chess tournament, taking on Peter Svidler after the second rest day in Khanty Mansiysk.

Anand held by Svidler; Carlsen beats Karjakin
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Anand held by Svidler; Carlsen beats Karjakin

After a shocking loss at the hands of American Hikaru Nakamura, Anand played it solid as black and did not have any problems in warding off the challenge of Svidler.