World Champion Viswanathan Anand
crashed through the defenses of Dutch youngster Anish Giri and
finished third in the combined standings of the 20th and final
Amber blindfold and rapid chess tournament on Friday.
World Champion Viswanathan Anand suffered a major defeat at the hands of Vassily Ivanchuk of
Ukraine to slip to the third position after the sixth round
in the Amber Blindfold and Rapid Chess tournament here.
Five times winner Viswanathan Anand had to be content with a second
place finish following a draw with Ian Nepomniachtchi of
Russia in the 13th and final round of 73rd Tata Steel Chess