Tata Steel Chess Tournament

  • Anand outsmarts Van Wely; leads with Carlsen January 20, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee: World champion Viswanathan Anand outsmarted Loek Van Wely of Holland to come back in joint lead after the seventh round of the 75th Tata Steel Chess tournament here. After two draws against Magnus Carlsen of Norway and compatriot P Harikrishna post the first rest day, Anand broke through...
  • Anand held by Harikrishna; Carlsen leads January 19, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee (The Netherlands): World champion Viswanathan Anand played out a draw with compatriot P Harikrishna and slipped to second spot at the end of the sixth round of Tata Steel Chess tournament here on Saturday. World number one Magnus Carlsen of Norway shot in to sole lead after...
  • Viswanathan Anand to meet Magnus Carlsen after rest day January 17, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee (The Netherlands): Back with a bang, world champion Viswanathan Anand will be up against world number one Magnus Carlsen of Norway in a much-awaited fifth-round clash of the Tata Steel Chess tournament here. After enduring some indifferent form and results in the second half of 2012, Anand...
  • Anand starts with a draw; Harikrishna wins January 13, 2013

    Wijk Aan Zee (The Netherlands): World champion Viswanathan Anand played out a quick draw with Hikaru Nakamura of United States while debutant P Harikrishna beat local player Anish Giri in the first round of the A group of Tata Steel Chess tournament that got underway here. Nakamura went for a surprise...
  • Anand finishes second in Tata Chess January 31, 2011

    Wijk Aan Zee: 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 tournament here. The World Champion could draw a big consolation from the fact that he...
  • Anand held by arch-rival Kramnik January 17, 2011

    Wijk Aan Zee, The Netherlands: World Champion Viswanathan Anand was easily held to a draw by arch-rival Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the second round of the group 'A' of the ongoing 73rd Tata Steel chess tournament here. After a fine win over Ruslan Ponomariov with...