Chess World Championship

Chess World Championship News

Searching for the next Bobby Fischer, US finds Fabiano Caruana

Fabi Caruana will challenge the world’s best player, Magnus Carlsen of Norway, at the World Chess Championships in London. They will play 12 matches over the course of three weeks beginning Friday.

Honoured to beat one of the greatest of all time: Magnus Carlsen

Anand said he could not execute his plans and was unable to keep mistakes from cropping up.


Magnus Opus: After draw in game 10,Carlsen is crowned World Champion

When the players got up,there were just three pieces left on the board.

Viswanathan Anand forces Magnus Carlsen to rapid draw in 1st game

Since his arrival in Chennai a week ago,Carlsen has not really enjoyed the attention of the media.

Mystery before history

Magnus Carlsen lands in Chennai,shuts himself off at secret location,possibly a beach resort.

End Game?

It has been painfully obvious that Anand has really struggled over the past three years.


Norwegian Good

Carlsen favourite to win Candidates tournament,earn right to face Anand

I simply hung on for dear life: Anand on winning world title

Viswanathan Anand won the world championship for fifth time after a nerve-wracking tie-breaker.

Chess World C'ship: Anand to play white in fifth game

Anand,known to play the Grunfeld himself is still looking at ways to dent the system.