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Viswanathan Anand dumps Levon Aronian in Zurich Challenge opener

Viswanathan Anand dumps Levon Aronian in Zurich Challenge opener

The other two games of the first round ended in draws.

Saudi Arabia's grand mufti says 'chess is haram in Islam', Twitteratis react

Saudi Arabia's grand mufti says 'chess is haram in Islam', Twitteratis react

Saudi Arabia grand mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh has ruled that playing chess encourages gambling and is a waste of time and followers of Islam must abandon it.

My moves on chess board matter more than anything else: Viswanathan Anand

My moves on chess board matter more than anything else: Viswanathan Anand

Former World Chess champion Viswanathan Anand said on Monday that the moves he executes on the board matter more than anything else to him.

Chess: PC beats human for 1st time

For the first time, a computer has beaten a human at Japanese chess-shogi.