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Anand loses last round, falls to fourth


November 15th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 15 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand went down in a stunning loss to Lev Aronian and slipped to tied fourth as the final round saw Vladimir Kramnik secure first place with his ... Read more...

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Anand wins Mainz chess title for record 11th time


August 4th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mainz (Germany), Aug 4 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand showed that he is in perfect shape to defend his world title later this year as he outplayed young Magnus Carlsen in the final of ... Read more...

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Anand beats Moro second time, enters final in Mainz


August 3rd, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mainz (Germany), Aug 3 (IANS) World chess Champion Viswanathan Anand put himself in good position to annex his 11th title in Mainz as he topped the league stage at the GrenkeLeasing Rapid ... Read more...

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Anand wins one, draws two, shares lead in Mainz


August 2nd, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mainz, August 2 (IANS) World champion Viswanathan Anand ended the first day of the Chess Classic of Mainz with a fine win over Alexander Morozevich to take a share of the lead ... Read more...

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Anand opens huge gap at top, Humpy crosses 2600 rating


April 6th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) World champion Viswanathan Anand once again moved past the 2800 Elo ratings mark and is sole first in the world rankings list for April 2008. He also ... Read more...

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Anand finishes sixth, Aronian wins Melody Amber title


March 28th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
Nice, March 28 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand drew with Dutchman Loek wan Wely to finish tied sixth while Armenian Levon Aronian won the title at the Amber blindfold and rapid chess tournament at ... Read more...

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Anand loses to Ivanchuk, slips to seventh spot


March 26th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 26 (IANS) A 'terrible move' cost India's Viswanathan Anand his rapid game with Ukraine's Vasily Ivanchuk in the ninth round of the 17th Amber Melody Amber Blindfold and Rapid ... Read more...

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Chance for Anand to move up in Amber Chess


March 25th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 25 (IANS) India's Viswanathan Anand will be looking to move up the leader board Tuesday and atone for his eighth round loss in the Amber Blindfold and Rapid Chess ... Read more...

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Anand’s 1-1 result against keeps him in second place


March 23rd, 2008 - 10:45 am ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 23 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand lost his first-ever game to young Magnus Carlsen in his own rapid territory as the two drew their mini-match 1-1 in the seventh round of ... Read more...

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Anand wins one, loses one, lies second at Amber chess


March 21st, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 21 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand had mixed luck with one win and one loss against the unpredictable Alexander Morozevich in the fifth round of the Amber chess tournament here Thursday, ... Read more...

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Anand faces Moro in fifth round at Amber chess


March 20th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 20 (IANS) After a day's rest, Viswanathan Anand will take on Alexander Morozevich in the fifth round of the 17th Melody Amber Blindfold and rapid chess championships here. The ... Read more...

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Anand loses rapid game, drops out of lead


March 19th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 19 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand suffered his first loss as he was outwitted by Peter Leko in the fifth round rapid game that also saw the Indian slip to fourth, ... Read more...

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Anand in good position to retain his title in Morelia


February 22nd, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
Morelia (Mexico) Feb 22 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand, who has always liked to play in Mexico, is well placed to retain his title as the first leg of the Morelia-Linares Grandmasters chess tournament ... Read more...

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