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CHESS NEWS

Chess as a hobby or pro sport? A primer for newbie chess parents

November 13, 2018 5:37 pm

You don’t have to be intelligent to play chess, you become intelligent by playing chess.

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

May 23, 2016 1:04 am

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.

Viswanathan Anand dismisses retirement reports, aims to qualify for 2018 candidates

May 22, 2016 4:56 pm

Viswanathan Anand also backed the rapid format for the league saying the old wisdom of playing classical chess is dated.

Viswanathan Anand draws with Svidler; Sergey Karjakin new challenger

March 29, 2016 12:07 pm

Sergey Karjakin had qualified for the Candidates, winning the world cup and ended in Moscow with four victories, one loss and eight draws in all.

Vishwanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri; out of contention for Candidates tournament

March 28, 2016 7:36 pm

For the first time in 10 years, there will be a World Championship without Anand, who has won the crown as many as five times.

Viswanathan Anand loses to Nakamura and slips from joint lead at Candidates Chess

March 25, 2016 9:21 pm

Hikaru Nakamura has been Anand's nemesis for some time and another meeting between the two again brought out the best in the American.

Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand displays top level skills to return to top

March 25, 2016 1:16 pm

Viswanathan Anand was in a must-win situation against Sergey Karjakin to stay afloat in the biggest challenge of the year.

Viswanathan Anand to meet Fabiano Caruana in a crunch game at Candidates Chess tournament

March 23, 2016 5:38 pm

With just five rounds remaining, Viswanathan Anand will play as black against Caruana and the game is pipped as most crucial of this round.

Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand beats Levon Aronain to jump to joint lead

March 22, 2016 11:48 am

Viswanathan Anand's plan came good as the opening, middle game and eventually the endgame panned out well.

Viswanathan Anand disappoints at Gibraltar Chess Festival, starts with a draw

January 27, 2016 6:52 pm

Viswanathan Anand, playing in a Swiss open for the first time in 23 years, failed to get into the groove.