January 29, 2019 8:34 pm
Russian chess grandmaster Vladimir Kramnik, regarded as one of the strongest players in the world, announced on Tuesday he was retiring from professional competition.
December 13, 2014 3:22 am
Vladimir Kramnik of Russia scored a crushing victory over Hikaru Nakamura of United States to move up the ladder in this six-player five-round tournament.
November 29, 2014 9:09 am
Kramnik, who also drew his first round game, met with a very unusual opening treatment from Shyam Sundar.
March 30, 2014 7:32 pm
After the draw against Karjakin, Anand talked about how his participation in Russia was not foregone.
March 28, 2014 12:41 pm
Anand lets bottom-ranked Andreikin salvage draw in round 12, but is still in pole position to win Candidates.
March 27, 2014 10:16 am
Anand took his tally to seven points out of a possible 11 and Aronian remained his closest adversary with six.
March 22, 2014 2:29 am
Anand had an encouraging start with black, having Svidler go into a deep think as early as in the 15th move of the game.
March 20, 2014 10:04 am
Anand maintains lead with draw in round six; Aronian wins to stay in touch but Kramnik, Svidler lose ground.
March 17, 2014 12:30 am
Sunday brings the first of the four rest days and it will give Anand a chance to get some rest before he takes on the Russian brigade.
November 11, 2013 2:42 am
Anand fails to take advantage of white pieces as Game 2 ends in draw after 67 minutes.