03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will start as the underdog but has the backing of the chess world this time to put up a better show in the re-match for the World Chess Championship that starts in Sochi, Russia on Friday.
18 Nov 2014
Chennai: Norwegian World chess champion Magnus Carlsen and the Indian title challenger Viswanathan Anand on Monday signed a peace treaty after fighting for over six hours and making 122 moves in seventh round.
07 Nov 2014
Sochi: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will look to avenge last year's championship defeat and clinch his sixth world title when he takes on Magnus Carlsen in the first game of the World Chess championship here on Saturday.
21 Nov 2014
Sochi: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand failed to break the ice and played out another draw in the tenth game of the world chess championship, here on Friday.
14 Nov 2014
Sochi: Viswanathan Anand missed out on an opportunity to press for serious advantage and settled for a draw with defending champion Magnus Carlsen in the fifth game of the world chess championship now underway here.
11 Nov 2014
Sochi: Viswanathan Anand pulled one back when it mattered the most and scored a crushing victory over defending champion Magnus Carlsen in the third game of the world chess championship now underway here.
10 Nov 2014
Sochi: The initial strategy has backfired and it’s time for Viswanathan Anand to reconcile and come out with fresh ideas to recover the lost ground in the World Chess Championship match against holder Magnus Carlsen in Sochi on Tuesday.
12 Jun 2014
Moscow: The much-anticipated World Championship rematch between Indian veteran Viswanathan Anand and title-holder Magnus Carlsen will be staged from November 7 to 28 in Sochi, Russia.
16 Nov 2014
Sochi (Russia): Viswanathan Anand failed to capitalise on an optical blunder by Magnus Carlsen and went on to lose the sixth game of the World Chess Championship.
20 Nov 2013
Chennai: With four games to go, defending champion Viswanathan Anand will probably have one last chance in the ninth game to defend his title against challenger Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the ongoing World Chess Championship on Thursday.