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Tata Steel Masters Chess

Vishwanathan Anand draws with Magnus Carlsen in Tata Steel Masters chess

World rapid champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with world number one Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the ninth round of Tata Steel Masters in Wijk Aan Zee.

Jan 24, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Viswanathan Anand draws with Wei Yi to stay in joint lead at Tata Masters Chess

With his third draw in five games, the reigning world rapid champion remained in joint lead on 3.5 points and now shares the lead with Anish Giri and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov

Jan 18, 2018, 18:31 PM IST

Viswanathan Anand crushes Fabiano Caruana to become joint leader in Tata Masters chess

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand crushed USA’s Fabiano Caruana in the third round to join Dutchman Anish Giri in lead on 2.5 points at the Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament.

Jan 16, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Chess: Viswanathan Anand edges past Matlakov in Tata Steel opener

Viswanathan Anand survived a few anxious moments, including a checkmate attempt by his rival, before prevailing over Maxim Matlakov in the first round of Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:59 PM IST