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Magnus Carlsen: When I’m at my best, I’m a little bit better than others

November 28, 2019 4:51 pm

Magnus Carlsen finished the tournament with a whopping 27 points and broke his own record in the Grand Chess tour, bettering his 26.5 points scored at Abidjan, Ivory Coast earlier this year.

Vishwanathan Anand-Magnus Carlsen to clash for World Championship again

October 16, 2014 10:54 pm

The Chess team is scheduled to train in Sochi from November 7-21.

‘Magnus Carlsen’s advantage and my disadvantage have evaporated’

August 10, 2014 3:50 pm

Few would’ve given Anand a chance to return as strongly as he was following his loss to Magnus Carlsen last year.

Vishwanathan Anand finishes joint fifth at World Blitz

June 21, 2014 1:52 pm

Anand defeated fellow Indian P Harikrishna, drew with Carlsen and beat G Meier on the final day.

Three losses on day one mark Viswanathan Anand's fall in World Blitz

June 20, 2014 10:38 am

Anand got off to a very slow start in the blitz as well losing two games out of first three rounds itself.

Viswanathan Anand beats Magnus Carlsen, but settles for bronze

June 20, 2014 11:48 am

Anand was trailing Carlsen by a full point and did well to beat the Norwegian in the twelfth round.

Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen rematch to be held in Sochi

June 11, 2014 4:42 pm

The match will be staged from November 7 to 28 at the Olympic Village in Sochi, Russia.

Magnus Carlsen versus Viswanathan Anand, the sequel, gets no bids for hosting rights

May 05, 2014 4:27 pm

The Norwegian federation cited the lack of funds to organise the match this time around.

Abhijeet Gupta beats Sahaj Grover to stay in joint lead

April 11, 2014 2:19 pm

Ghosh also did well to hold Russian GM Aleksandr Rakhmanov to a draw.

With eyes wide shut

March 29, 2014 1:17 pm

Undefeated after 12 rounds, Anand will challenge Carlsen if things stay that way.