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London Chess Classic: Ian Nepomniachtchi wins after Magnus Carlsen’s tactical blunder; Viswanatha...

Anand hasn’t got much to play for in the final round. But as he said in his post-game interview, he can now forget the tournament more or less and play the last one as an individual game.

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London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand crumbles under pressure; Magnus Carlsen impresses against...

In stark contrast with the previous rounds, round seven of the London Chess Classic saw as many as three decisive games. With this explosion in its antepenultimate round, the tournament title is no...

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London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karjakin to flounder at the bottom; Mag...

Round six of the London Chess Classic witnessed some nail-biting action. Yet again, one win and four draws were witnessed. Tournament leader, Fabiano Caruana made a solid draw against Maxime Vachie...

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Viswanathan Anand (born 11 December 1969) is an Indian chess Grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion. Anand has won the World Chess Championship five times[2] (2000, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012), and has been the undisputed World Champion since 2007.