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Aug 12, 2018
Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz: Viswanathan Anand will look to find form with good performance in tournamentViswanathan Anand will be looking for a comeback in the Grand Chess Tour series of events, as he is participating in the Saint Louis Blitz & Rapid followed by the Sinquefield Cup at Saint Louis, Missouri
Jul 07, 2018
Leon Masters: R Praggnanandhaa comes close to beating defending champion Wesley So in opening matchAfter the drawing of lots, R Praggnanandhaa was paired against the World No 2 (rapid), Wesley So in the first round.
Jun 26, 2018
Grand Chess Tour Paris: Hikaru Nakamura wins title on dramatic final day; Viswanathan Anand finishes sixthAnand’s performance in Paris was definitely not the best but in comparison to Leuven. The 'Madras Tiger' has done much better in terms of both overall score and tournament standing.
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 17, 2018
Leuven Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand's improved show helps him finish fifth; Wesley So wins tournamentDespite his best efforts over the last three days, Anand wasn’t able to improve his standing any further than climbing two spots up the table.
Jun 16, 2018
Leuven Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand climbs up two spots to fifth; Wesley So keeps up his leadArray
Jun 14, 2018
Leuven Grand Chess Tour: India's Viswanathan Anand continues to struggle on Day 2; Wesley So keeps leadAnand played solidly in round four against Karjakin to hold on to a draw and then won the fifth round against Caruana. But a slip in the sixth against Vachier-Lagrave put Anand back at the bottom of the leaderboard.
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.
Jun 08, 2018
Norway Chess 2018: Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin in exciting last round; Fabiano Caruana takes titleSome hair-raising drama was witnessed in the final round of the Altibox Norway Chess 2018, where as many as four players were leading the tournament, with Viswanathan Anand at second.