12 Feb 2016
Zurich: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will be back on familiar terrain when he takes on elite opposition in the Zurich Chess Challenge that gets underway here.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Life of a sportsman is not easy, as it does not take a lot of time for the fans to rebuke the star whose success they were celebrating few days back. Helping them through thick and thin of their career are their life partners and significant others. But apart from being a support system, they have individual identity as well.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Gone are the days when sports used to be an underpaid profession. The list below will definitely make you want to start playing your favorite sport again.
22 Dec 2014
Indore: Buoyed by winning the London Chess Classic, five-time world chess champion Vishwanathan Anand on Sunday said he is looking forward to play games in 2015 with renewed zeal and enthusiasm.
26 Mar 2014
Khanty Mansiysk (Russia): Former World champion Viswanathan Anand remained on course for a rematch with Magnus Carlsen of Norway after securing an easy draw against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the 10th round of the Candidates Chess tournament here.
09 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The World Junior Chess Championship, the first stepping stone to future glory, is scheduled from October 5-20 in Pune.
30 May 2012
Vice President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday congratulated Vishwanathan Anand on winning the FIDE world Chess championship in Moscow.
27 Mar 2014
Khanty Mansiysk (Russia): Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand inched closer to clinching the Candidates Chess tournament title after settling for an easy draw as black against Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the 11th round here.
06 May 2013
Viswanathan Anand will defend his World Chess Championship title against world number one Magnus Carlsen in his home city Chennai as the venue for the prestigious match.
23 Nov 2013
Chennai: Newly-crowned world champion Magnus Carlen said that five-time title holder Vishwanathan Anand crumbled under pressure in the World Chess Championship match here.