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Anand meets Karjakin in Corus Chess first round

January 16th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Wijk Aan Zee, Jan 16 (IANS) Five-time champion Viswanathan Anand will take on young Sergey Karjakin in the first round of the 72nd Corus Grandmasters chess tournament. A record number of five Indian ... Read more...

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Anand leads five Indians at Corus Chess

January 10th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Wijk Aan Zee (Netherlands), Jan 10 (IANS) India's growing might in chess will once again be in full view as a record five Indian players will feature at the 2010 Corus Grandmasters ... Read more...

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Anand not worried about his lean year

December 22nd, 2009 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 21 (IANS) World chess champion Viswanathan Anand Monday said he was not unduly worried about his temporary lean patch, though he planned to work on his concentration. "I didn't do well ... 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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