MICHAEL ADAMS

  • Viswanathan Anand beats Michael Adams to win London Classic 4 days ago

    London: Five-time chess world champion Viswanathan Anand won his maiden London Classic title after defeating British Grandmaster Michael Adams in the fifth and final round on Monday. Having drawn the first four games of the six-player round-robin tournament, Anand had to win to stay in contention for a podium finish and...
  • Anand starts off in style in London Chess Classic December 12, 2013

    London: Indian ace Viswanathan Anand put the disappointing loss in the World Championship behind him and started his campaign in style by beating local Luke McShane in the first 'A' group game of the London Chess Classic that got underway here. Anand's victory came after some precise calculation and deft manoeuvres...
  • Viswanathan Anand shocked by Adams in Alekhine memorial April 22, 2013

    Paris: World champion Viswanathan Anand made a disappointing start as he suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Englishman Michael Adams in the first round of Alekhine Memorial Chess Tournament here at the Louvre. On what turned out to be a day of big upsets, Chinese champion Ding Liren caused...