Leonard Barden on Chess Magnus Carlsen's world rating is now at an all-time high of 2881, 30 ahead of Garry Kasparov's peak and nearly 100 clear of Bobby Fischer's best mark. Yet chess fans continue to argue over which of the trio is the greatest. Carlsen's often opaque playing style, with its emphasis on endgames and physical toughness so as to exploit mistakes after a long and tiring session, is one reason he has ... 03/2/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Link
Viswanathan Anand loses in Zurich Chess Challenge opener ... Anand began his campaign in the Zurich Chess Challenge as he went down to Armenian Levon Aronian in the first round here. It turned out to be a bad day in office for Anand who lost his way in the middle game and his counter-play bid did not materialise. 01/30/2014 - 10:49 pm | View Link
Bill Gates loses chess game in just nine moves to newly-crowned champion dubbed the 'Justin Bieber' of the game Newly crowned Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen took just nine moves to checkmate Bill Gates in a speed game to be aired later on Friday ... when he beat defending champion Viswanathan Anand of India last November to take his first world ... 01/26/2014 - 2:11 am | View Link
World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand loses Game 9, Magnus Carlsen a draw away from title Chennai: Challenger Magnus Carlsen closed in on the crown after defeating defending champion Viswanathan Anand in the ninth game of the World Chess Championship match on Thursday. On what turned out be a dramatic affair, Anand missed out on his chances in ... 11/21/2013 - 1:28 am | View Link
World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand loses Game 9 to Magnus Carlsen Defending world champion Viswanathan Anand probably has one last chance in the ninth game today to defend his title against challenger Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the ongoing World Chess Championship. With eight games gone, Anand is down but still not out. 11/21/2013 - 1:04 am | View Link
World Chess C’ship: Anand loses again, Carlsen a draw away from title Chennai: Challenger Magnus Carlsen closed in on the crown after defeating defending champion Viswanathan Anand in the ninth game of the World Chess Championship match in Chennai on Thursday. On what turned out be a dramatic affair, Anand missed out on his ... 11/21/2013 - 12:32 am | View Link
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Anand Viswanathan Anand (born December 11, 1969) is an Indian chess grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion. Anand is one of four players in history to break the ... 04/23/2014 - 12:13 pm | View Website
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The chess games of Viswanathan Anand Chess games of Viswanathan Anand, career statistics, most famous victories, chess opening analysis, PGN download, discussion forums, and more. 04/23/2014 - 1:15 am | View Website
As the fate of Mount Everest climbing season remained up in the air Wednesday with scores of Sherpas walking off the job, climbers and expedition teams are already heading home out of respect for the 16 guides lost in an avalanche last week.
Bahrain's Interior Ministry said Wednesday that the Gulf state has decided to deport a leading Shiite cleric born in the country in a move likely to exacerbate tensions between the government and the Shiite-led opposition.