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Carlsen beats McShane, cracks all time high rating

Last Updated: Sunday, December 02, 2012, 10:15

World number one Magnus Carlsen of Norway cracked all-time high ratings, defeating Luke McShane of England in the first round of the London Chess Classic at the Olympia.

London Chess Classic: Anand draws with Carlsen

Last Updated: Monday, December 12, 2011, 16:42

World Champion Viswanathan Anand played out another draw, signing peace with Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the eighth and penultimate round of London Chess Classic.

Gupta, Grover sparkle in London Classic open

Last Updated: Monday, December 12, 2011, 10:11

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won the London Chess Classic`S open section with a hard-earned triumph over GM Keith Arkell of England while International Master Sahaj Grover pulled himself to the second spot after the final round of the event.

Anand beats Short in London Chess Classic

Last Updated: Friday, December 09, 2011, 11:32

World Champion Viswanathan Anand finally found his winning ways when he defeated Nigel Short of England in the fifth round of London Chess Classic here.

Anand shocked by Nakamura in London Chess

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 07, 2011, 17:54

Viswanathan Anand lost to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the fourth round of the London Chess Classic.

Anand held by Howell in London Chess

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 06, 2011, 19:43

World Champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by David Howell of England in the third round of London Chess Classic.

Anand gets a bye, Nakamura beats Aronian in London Chess

Last Updated: Monday, December 05, 2011, 21:18

On a day World Champion Viswanathan Anand had a bye, Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura of United States stole the thunder with a fine victory over Armenian Levon Aronian in the second round of 3rd London Chess Classic.

Carlsen first in London Classic; Anand joint second

Last Updated: Thursday, December 16, 2010, 21:25

World Champion Indian Viswanathan Anand drew against Russian Vladimir Kramnik to finish joint second with Luke Mcshane of England at the 2010 London Chess Classic at Olympia here.

London Chess Classic: Anand draws with Adams

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 11:24

World Champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by Michael Adams of England in the sixth and penultimate round but the Indian ace continued to hold joint lead at the London Chess Classic.

Carlsen Joins Anand, McShane in lead at London Chess Classic

Last Updated: Monday, December 13, 2010, 18:17

World Champion Viswanathan Anand signed truce after failing to break Englishman Luke McShane`s solid defenses.