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Feb 26, 2014
Chess world champ Carlsen launches new app based on his past gamesNorway's Magnus Carlsen, the world's 23-year-old reigning chess champion, has launched an app based on his own past games to make chess more popular.
Nov 24, 2013
Photos: Carlsen beats Anand to become chess' new kingMagnus Carlsen won with the World Chess Championship with 6.5 to 3.5 score, having won twice as black and once as white. Carlsen beat home-favourite Viswanathan Anand to clinch the title. Here are the pictures.
Nov 23, 2013
Where does Anand's defeat leave Indian chess?It was Anand who broke through to the higher echelons of the game and so far he remains the only Indian to do so.
Nov 16, 2013
World Chess C'ship: Carlsen shocks Anand with black for second winAfter a shocking loss from a drawn position in the fifth game, Anand looked prepared to strike back but the Berlin defense yet again came in his way as Carlsen demonstrated his superior skills on the board once more in a drawn endgame to beat the world champion.
Nov 13, 2013
Indian chess players gear up to challenge Vishwanathan AnandConsumers can participate in the Chess Challenge on Crocin's Facebook page and stand a chance to win.
Aug 08, 2013
I expect Anand to be in top form for title clash: Magnus CarlsenCarlsen became the world's number one at age 19, the youngest player ever to do so. A grandmaster since he was 13, he has the highest rating in the history of the game, ahead of chess great Garry Kasparov's 1999 record.
Jun 24, 2013
Anand draws with Karjakin, finishes eighth in Tal MemorialBoris Gelfand of Israel, who had lost to Anand in the last World championship match, deservedly won the tournament after signing peace with Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the final round.
Jun 17, 2013
Anand to clash against Gelfand at Tal MemorialStarting out with a loss against Fabiano Caruana of Italy in the opener, Anand followed it up with a draw in a tense affair against Dmitry Andreikin of Russia, and then desperately needed a win to bounce back in the tournament.
Jun 15, 2013
Anand opens account with a draw in Tal Memorial ChessAfter suffering a shock defeat at the hands of Italian Fabiano Caruana, Anand was back as a perfect defender against Andreikin who recently won the Russian championship.
May 19, 2013
Anand loses to Hao Wang; finishes joint fourthIn with a chance to finish first in a major tournament, Anand could not control the proceedings and was on the defensive early against Hao Wang who seems to be in great touch against stalwarts in the past few months.