Peter Leko

  • Viswanathan Anand shows his cards; Magnus Carlsen refuses to show his November 7, 2013

    Chennai: Hungarian Grandmaster Peter Leko was the surprise inclusion in defending champion Viswanathan Anand's team even as his Norwegian challenger Magnus Carlsen kept his cards close to his chest ahead of their much-anticipated World Championship match starting on Saturday. Krishnan Sasikiran and Sandipan Chanda were the two Indians in the team...
  • Anand beats L'Ami but Carlsen takes unbeatable lead January 27, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee: World champion Viswanathan Anand fought back from an inferior position to beat Erwin L'Ami of Holland to be joint second at the 75th Tata Steel chess tournament with one round to spare here at the De Moriaan. With his fourth victory coming in the penultimate round, Anand...
  • Viswanathan Anand draws with Leko in ninth round January 22, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee: World champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with Grandmaster Peter Leko of Hungary in the ninth round of Tata Steel Chess tournament, here Tuesday. Playing the black side of a Sicilian Najdorf, the Indian ace had little difficulty in maintaining the balance in an age-old variation...