After the seventh round and three defeats in four games, the Indian is now struggling with just 2.5 points.Dec 12, 2015, 19:29 PM IST
After drawing the first three rounds, this was Anand's third decisive result in a row and second where the Indian ace ended on the receiving end.Dec 11, 2015, 18:46 PM IST
- This is his second draw in as many games, and has one point out of a possible two.
- He has four white games remaining out of the last seven rounds.
- He will meet reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the third round.
The day produced as many as four draws out of five games and only Dutchman Anish Giri was lucky enough to have scored a full point.Dec 05, 2015, 20:43 PM IST
The contest will be tough as seven of the world's top 10 players are present here and the other three also belong in the top 20 of world rankings.Dec 04, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand crashed through the defences of Michael Adams of England to jump to sole second spot in the Shamkir Chess 2015 tournament, here on Friday.Apr 24, 2015, 23:33 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand's campaign ended on a sour note as he lost to English Grandmaster Michael Adams in the seventh and final round to finish seventh in the Grenke Chess Classic, here on Tuesday.Feb 10, 2015, 13:50 PM IST
Five-time chess world champion Viswanathan Anand won his maiden London Classic title after defeating British Grandmaster Michael Adams in the fifth and final round, here on Monday.Dec 15, 2014, 19:29 PM IST
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand settled for his fourth draw in the London Chess Classic and almost went out of title race at the Olympia here on Sunday.Dec 14, 2014, 20:39 PM IST
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand played out his third draw on the trot, signing peace with Hikaru Nakamura of United States in a keenly fought game of the third round of London Chess Classic here on Saturday.Dec 13, 2014, 19:03 PM IST
Grandmaster D Harika got a creditable draw against highly regarded world number 12 Michael Adams of England in the eighth and penultimate round of Poker Masters Isle of Man chess tournament here on Sunday.Oct 12, 2014, 17:47 PM IST
World champion Viswanathan Anand made a disappointing start as he suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Englishman Michael Adams in the first round of Alekhine Memorial Chess Tournament here at the Louvre.Apr 22, 2013, 12:40 PM IST
World Champion Viswanathan Anand will take on Michael Adams of England in the opening round of the second half of Grenke Chess Classic.Feb 13, 2013, 10:10 AM IST
World champion Viswanathan Anand played out a fighting draw with Michael Adams of England in the first round of the Grenke Chess Classic that got underway here.Feb 08, 2013, 10:21 AM IST
Considered the favourite to lift the title, world champion Viswanathan Anand has been given the top billing at the Grenke Chess Classic and and will take on Michael Adams of England in the first round here.Feb 07, 2013, 10:07 AM IST
World Champion Viswanathan Anand fell prey to an inexplicable blunder in a perfectly balanced position and went down to Michael Adams of England in the sixth round of London Chess Classic at the Olympia here.Dec 08, 2012, 22:31 PM IST
World Champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw against top British Michael Adams with black pieces in the first round of third Chess Classic.Dec 04, 2011, 21:54 PM IST