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.
19 Aug 2016
New Delhi: India's biggest sporting legends Sachin Tendulkar, Abhinav Bindra and Vishwanathan Anand today hailed PV Sindhu for her valiant performance in the Olympic final against world number one Carolina Marin.
30 May 2012
Vice President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday congratulated Vishwanathan Anand on winning the FIDE world Chess championship in Moscow.
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.
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.
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.
19 May 2012
Chess legend Garry Kasparov believes that reigning world champion Viswanathan Anand has lost motivation and the Indian, who is defending his title against Boris Gelfand right now, has been "sliding downhill" for the past few years. "What I think with Vishy is that he has lost motivation," Kasparov said in the commentary room of the championship where he came in as a guest of honour.
02 Jun 2012
Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday adopted a resolution congratulating Vishwanathan Anand for winning the world chess championship for the fifth time.
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.
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.