Viswanathan Anand
Sports  /  Published 18.06.22

It's time to give back to the game: Anand

It's time to give back to the sport, says the legendary Viswanathan Anand, who is seeking to enter global chess administration with an aim to make it professionally more enticing for the youth. A...
By Saptak Ghosh in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 11.06.22

Anand falters, Carlsen pulls ahead

Viswanathan Anand’s campaign at the Norway Chess tournament suffered a setback after he lost to Azerbaijan’s Shakhriyar Mamedyarov in the ninth round even as world champion Magnus Carlsen ...

Sports  /  Published 08.06.22

Anand held by Anish Giri

Viswanathan Anand drew his sixth-round contest against Anish Giri of the Netherlands in the Classical section of the Norway Chess tournament. The match ended in a draw after which the Armageddon ended...
By PTI in Stavanger (Norway)

Sports  /  Published 07.06.22

Anand pips Carlsen

Viswanathan Anand upstaged world No.1 Magnus Carlsen in Armageddon at the Norway Chess tournament, but was unhappy that he let go an advantageous position in classical chess. The two grandmasters had...
By The Telegraph

Sports  /  Published 05.06.22

Anand ends winning run

India legend Viswanathan Anand’s winning run in the Classical event of the Norway Chess tournament came to an end after suffering a loss against American Wesley So in the fourth round here on Sa...
By PTI in Stavanger (Norway)


Sports  /  Published 04.06.22

Anand stays on top with 3rd victory

Indian chess legend Viswanathan Anand continued his winning run in the Classical section of the Norway Chess tournament here as he defeated China’s Wang Hao in the third round to remain on top o...

Sports  /  Published 02.06.22

Viswanathan Anand wins in 40 moves

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand defeated Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in 40 moves in the first round of the classical section of the Norway Chess tournament here. The win over the French player late on ...

Sports  /  Published 01.06.22

Anand beats Carlsen, gets top-five finish

Chess ace Viswanathan Anand outplayed Magnus Carlsen in Round VII of the blitz event of the Norway Chess on way to a fourth-place finish. The former world champion, however, suffered defeats to Anish...
By The Telegraph

Culture  /  Published 13.03.22

War and Games

Carlin’s email reads: “Sport reaches the hearts of people, bypassing the brain, and as such it can be used as an instrument of political persuasion. Countless examples exist of sports bein...
By Angshuman Roy

Sports  /  Published 22.02.22

Teen knight topples king of chess

Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa created a flutter early on Monday when he defeated world No. 1 and the reigning five-time world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the eighth round of the Airthings Masters...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


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