Viswanathan Anand draws again; held by Wesley So of USA
Viswanathan Anand draws again; held by Wesley So of USA

Viswanathan Anand's hunt for an elusive victory continued as the five times world champion failed to break the solid defences of Wesley So of the USA in the seventh round of Sinquefield Cup, a part of the Grand Chess tour, here.

Viswanathan Anand to meet Anish Giri in Sinquefield second lap
Viswanathan Anand to meet Anish Giri in Sinquefield second lap

 Five-time World Champion Viswanathan Anand will have an uphill task at hand when he takes on Dutchman Anish Giri in the sixth round of the USD 300000 prize money tournament here.

Sinquefield Cup: Vishwanathan Anand opens account; draws with Veselin​ Topalov
Sinquefield Cup: Vishwanathan Anand opens account; draws with Veselin​ Topalov

 Former world champion Viswanathan Anand played out a draw with table-topper Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria in the third round to open his account in the Sinquefield Cup -- a part of the Grand Chess tour.

Viswanathan  Anand suffers another defeat in Sinquefield Cup
Viswanathan Anand suffers another defeat in Sinquefield Cup

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered his second defeat in as many games losing to Alexander Grischuk of Russia in the second round of Sinquefield Cup, a part of the Grand Chess tour.

Viswanathan Anand loses to Hikaru Nakamura in Sinquefield opener
Viswanathan Anand loses to Hikaru Nakamura in Sinquefield opener

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered a surprising first round loss at the hands of Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the Sinquefield Cup here.

Viswanathan Anand to take on Hikaru Nakamura in Sinquefield opener
Viswanathan Anand to take on Hikaru Nakamura in Sinquefield opener

Five times world champion Viswanathan Anand will take on Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the first round of Sinquefield Cup, a part of the Grand Chess tour.

Viswanathan Anand in elite company in Shamkir Chess
Viswanathan Anand in elite company in Shamkir Chess

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will have his hands full when he competes in a very strong field in the Shamkir Chess 2015, held in the memory of Vugar Gashimov.

Viswanathan Anand loses to Hikaru Nakamura at last hurdle, finishes 2nd in Zurich
Viswanathan Anand loses to Hikaru Nakamura at last hurdle, finishes 2nd in Zurich

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand went down to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the Armageddon game and had to be content with a second place finish in the Zurich Chess Classic that concluded, here on Friday.

Viswanathan Anand tops Zurich Classical
Viswanathan Anand tops Zurich Classical

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the fifth and final round to win the Classical section of Zurich Chess Classic here.

Viswanathan Anand beats Hikaru Nakamura to jump to sole lead
Viswanathan Anand beats Hikaru Nakamura to jump to sole lead

Known to rise back after every debacle, Viswanathan Anand made another strong comeback defeating Hikaru Nakamura of the United States in the fourth round of the Zurich Chess Classic here on Wednesday.

Harikrishna beats Rout to set up finale with Nakamura
Harikrishna beats Rout to set up finale with Nakamura

India Grandmaster P Harikrishna outclassed Padmini Rout in the ninth and penultimate round to set up a final round clash against tournament leader Hikaru Nakamura of the United States in the Masters section of Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival here.

Tradewise Gibralatar chess: Adhiban beats Muzychuk to jump to joint fourth
Tradewise Gibralatar chess: Adhiban beats Muzychuk to jump to joint fourth

 Putting a disappointing loss in the previous round behind, Grandmaster B Adhiban rose back in contention by defeating Mariya Muzychuk of Ukraine in the sixth round of the Masters section of Tradewise Gibralatar chess festival, here on Monday.

Viswanathan Anand draws again, to meet Michael Adams in the final round
Viswanathan Anand draws again, to meet Michael Adams in the final round

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.

London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand holds Hikaru Nakamura
London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand holds Hikaru Nakamura

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.

Anand falls behind in World Blitz after three losses on day 1

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand could only manage 7.5 points out of a possible 11 on the opening day of the two-day World Blitz Chess Championship as he won seven games, lost three and drew one, here.

Zurich Chess Challenge: Viswanathan Anand suffers shock defeat

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand struggled with his form for the second consecutive day on Saturday as he suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the second round of Zurich Chess Challenge here.

Chess World Cup 2013: India`s B Adhiban bows out

Grandmaster and former national champion B Adhiban bowed out of the chess World Cup after losing his second game on the trot against higher-ranked Hikaru Nakamura.

World Chess Cup: Adhiban loses to Nakamura

Indian Grandmaster B Adhiban went down to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the first game of the third round of World Chess Cup.

Anand loses to Nakamura, slips further at Tal Memorial Chess

World champion Viswanthan Anand`s poor run continued as he suffered his second straight loss, succumbing to American Hikaru Nakamura in the sixth round of the Tal memorial Chess Tournament now in progress here.

Anand 2nd in Tal memorial blitz; meets Caruana in main event

World champion Viswanathan Anand got off to a good start in his Tal memorial campaign by finishing second in the blitz tournament here.