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Viswanathan Anand, Hou Yifan, Isle Of Man Chess Championship, Magnus Carlsen

Viswanathan Anand signs off joint second at Isle of Man Chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand took 53 moves to overpower Hou Yifan to finish with 7 points. He shared the second spot with America’s Nakamura Hikaru.

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Viswanathan Anand and Swapnil S Dhopade register win in Isle of Man tournament

Viswanathan Anand continued his unbeaten run at the tournament by beating France’s Fressinet Laurent in 41 moves. He will face China’s Hou Yifan next.

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Viswanathan Anand, Harika Dronavalli make good start at Isle of Man International

Viswanathan Anand notched up an emphatic win over American Marc Esserman, while Harika Dronavalli beat Englishman Oyama Akito in the first round on Saturday.

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Viswanathan Anand starts badly in St. Louis Rapid

The second round had ended in a draw for Viswanathan Anand against Lenier Dominguez of Cuba. Anand could muster just one point under the rules from three games and will have to come back much stronger in the remaining six rounds.

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Viswanathan Anand draws with Wesley So; finished joint second in Sinquefield Cup

Finishing with a tally of 5.5 points out of a possible nine, Viswanathan Anand also gained some valuable rating points to inch closer to the 2800 rating mark. With seven draws and two victories, he has moved to seventh place in the world ranking.

Viswanathan Anand draws with Aronian in Sinquefield Chess

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand remained in contention for a top spot after playing out his fourth successive draw in the Sinquefield Chess tournament

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A giant baby step

Celebrate Praggnanandhaa, but also remember that child prodigies need a nurturing system.

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I’m Praggnanandhaa, world’s youngest ever chess International Master

World’s youngest to achieve the norm, 10-year-old has the ability to analyze game way beyond his age.

Chess leagues such as MCL could become nucleus for chess: Viswanathan Anand

Asked whether it was time for franchise-based national league for chess to start, Anand said that in fact MCL could become a nucleus of the new set up.

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Soviet players didn’t want to cheat, they were ordered to: Viswanathan Anand

Viswanathan Anand talks about dividing line between Cold War and post-Cold War chess, the perception of Indian players during that period and the genius of Bobby Fischer and his iconic 1972 World Championship match with Boris Spassky.

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Viswanathan Anand draws with Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in Sinquefield Cup

With this draw, Viswanathan Anand took his tally to 1.5 points out of a possible five and with just four rounds to come.

After successive defeats, Viswanathan Anand opens account in Sinquefield Cup

Viswanathan Anand pressed for an advantage without risk against Topalov to get back in the tournament.

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Viswanathan Anand suffers another defeat in Sinquefield Cup

Viswanathan Anand was in for another shock as he was defeated by Alexander Grischuk after going down to Hikaru Nakamura.

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Viswanathan Anand beats Jon Ludvig Hammer at Norway Chess, inches closer to Veselin Topalov

Viswanathan Anand used the hidden dynamics out of a decent opening to beat Hammer, who was outdone under pressure.

Viswanathan Anand draws with Levon Aronian to remain in joint second spot

It turned out to be a dull day in the tournament as all the five games in the 10-player round-robin ended in draws.