Anand working on ideas for World C`ship rematch with Carlsen

He has rediscovered his wizardry in the game of 64 squares by winning the Candidates tournament and Viswanathan Anand is now "working on quite a few ideas" to counter the threat of numero uno player Magnus Carlsen in his quest to regain the World Championship title later this year.

Anand wins Candidates, sets up World Championship rematch with Carlsen

Five-times world champion Viswanathan Anand proved all his critics wrong and won the Candidates Chess tournament after settling for a draw with Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the 13th and penultimate round here today.

Anand to meet Karjakin in the penultimate round

As he approaches the big game against Russia`s Sergey Karjakin, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand would aim to carry forward his good from into the crucial 13th and penultimate round of the Candidates Chess tournament, here on Saturday

Anand in command and a likely contender for Carlsen

Written off by critics and experts, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand has come back with a big bang and is the most likely contender to challenge Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the next world championship match to be held later this year.

Anand stays ahead with draw against Karjakin

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand remained in sole lead with a third straight draw, signing peace with Russian Sergey Karjakin in the sixth round of Candidates Chess tournament on wednesday.

Anand draws with Topalov in Candidates Chess tournament

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand today played out an easy draw with black against former world champion Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria in the second round of the Candidates Chess tournament here.

Sasikiran ousted from World Cup; Adhiban to face Nakamura

Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran made his exit from the World Chess Cup, losing to Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the rapid tie-break games of the second round that concluded on Saturday.

Sasikiran holds Karjakin in World Chess Cup

Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran kept himself in the hunt by holding Sergey Karjakin of Russia to a draw in the first game of the second round of World Chess Cup.

Anand draws against Karjakin in 6th round of Norway Chess

World champion Viswanathan Anand let Russian Sergey Karjakin off the hook and drew after a stellar performance in the sixth round of Norway Chess 2013 Super Tournament here.

Anand draws again, Carlsen ahead

World champion Viswanathan Anand could not breach the solid defenses of Sergey Karjakin of Russia and played out a draw while world number one Magnus Carlsen continued with his winning streak in the 75th Tata Steel chess tournament here.

Viswanathan Anand signs off with another draw; finishes fifth

Viswanathan Anand could not fetch a win till the very end as he settled for a draw with Russian Sergey Karjakin in the 10th and final round of fifth Final Chess Masters.

Seventh draw for Anand in Final Masters

World champion Viswanathan Anand played out his seventh draw in as many games, signing peace with world number two Levon Aronian of Armenia in the seventh round of the fifth Final Chess Masters here.

Anand draws again in Chess Masters

World champion Viswanathan Anand`s winless streak continued as he played out a tame draw against out-of-form Sergey Karjakin of Russia -- his fourth in as many games -- in the fourth round of fifth Final Masters here.

Anand to face Karjakin in fourth round of Chess Masters

Aiming for a win that has so far been elusive, world champion Viswanathan Anand will lock horns with an out-of-form Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the fourth round of the fifth Final Masters here.

Anand held by Karjakin in 1st round of Tal chess

World Champion Viswanathan Anand had to settle for a draw against Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the first round of the Tal Memorial Chess tournament here.

Gelfand takes early lead against Karjakin

Rating favourite Boris Gelfand of Israel has earned nearly decisive lead after
defeating Sergey Karjakin of Ukraine in the first game of the
semifinals of the World Chess Cup.

Gelfand takes early lead against Karjakin

Rating favourite Boris Gelfand of Israel has earned nearly decisive lead after
defeating Sergey Karjakin of Ukraine in the first game of the
semifinals of the World Chess Cup.

Karjakin draws first blood

Sergey Karjakin of Ukraine gave another wonderful display of fighting chess and took lead against twice world junior champion Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the first game of the quarterfinal of World Chess Cup.

Karjakin draws first blood

Sergey Karjakin of Ukraine gave another wonderful display of fighting chess and took lead against twice world junior champion Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the first game of the quarterfinal of World Chess Cup.

World`s youngest GM Karjakin in quarters of World Cup

World`s youngest
ever grandmaster Ukraine`s Sergey Karjakin advanced to the
quarterfinals after an impressive victory over Russian Nikita
Vitiugov in the second pre-quarterfinal game of the World Chess Cup here.