World Chess Championship: Carlsen defeats Anand in game 9, extends lead to 6-3

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand was put under tremendous pressure by Norwegian Magnus Carlsen who won the ninth game of the World Chess Championship on Thursday to take a 6-3 lead in the tournament.

World Chess Championship: It’s now or never for Viswanathan Anand

With four games to go, defending champion Viswanathan Anand will probably have one last chance in the ninth game to defend his title against challenger Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the ongoing World Chess Championship on Thursday.

I didn`t know what really his intentions were: Viswanathan Anand

Time might be running out and the throne slipping away but defending champion Viswanathan Anand made it clear that he will come back harder in the next game after drawing the eighth tie of the World Chess Championship rather easily, on Tuesday.

World Chess Championship, Game 8: Another tame draw as Carlsen retains two points lead

World champion Viswanathan Anand got an easy draw with black as challenger Magnus Carlsen continued his march towards the throne after the end of the eighth game of the World Chess Championship on Tuesday.

World Chess Championship: Anand plays out tame draw with white pieces against Carlsen

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand was caught off guard by a surprise opening from Magnus Carlsen of Norway as he played out a tame draw against his challenger with white pieces in the second game of the World Chess Championship on Sunday.

World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand apologetic after short draw against Carlsen

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand offered apology after he played out a tame draw with white pieces in the second game of World Chess Championship clash against Magnus Carlsen of Norway on Sunday.

World Chess Championship: Game one between Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen ends in draw

In the much hyped match, Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen shared points after their first round game ended in a draw.

Viswanathan Anand happy that championship is finally on!

After soaking in the pressure and being immersed in preparation for months, defending champion Viswanathan Anand on Saturday said he felt relieved that his World Championship match against Magnus Carlsen started today but his rival was not too pleased with first day`s proceedings.

Anand beats Carlsen, joint second now

World Champion Viswanathan Anand defeated Magnus Carlsen of Norway to jump to joint second spot after the end of the third round of the London Chess Classic here at the Olympia on Saturday.

Anand beats Carlsen, joint second now

World Champion Viswanathan Anand defeated Magnus Carlsen of Norway to jump to joint second spot after the end of the third round of the London Chess Classic here at the Olympia on Saturday.