Anand in joint lead after two rounds of the London Classic

Viswanathan Anand put behind the disappointment of the world championship loss and started his campaign by turning the tables on England`s Luke McShane and later drew with another Englishman Michael Adams in the preliminaries of the London Classic here.

Anand gets favourable draw in London Classic

World champion Viswanathan Anand got a favourable draw as he will start his campaign at the London Classic from round two tomorrow and will be seen assisting in daily commentary in the opening round of the event at the Olympia here.

Anand finishes joint fifth in London Classic

World champion Viswanathan Anand finished the London Classic with an easy draw as black against Luke McShane of England, signing joint fifth in the overall standings of the nine-player round-robin tournament.