Zurich Challenge Chess

  • A new challenge for Viswanathan Anand in Zurich January 29, 2014

    Zurich: Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand will find himself in the unfamiliar position of starting as the lowest-ranked player when he takes on a tough field in his first Classical tournament since losing the world title, in the Zurich Challenge at the Savoy. The small event, having just five rounds between...
  • Anand draws with Caruana in Zurich Challenge opener February 24, 2013

    Zurich (Switzerland): World champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with Fabiano Caruana of Italy in the first round of the Zurich Chess Challenge that got underway here. Playing black in the opener of his third super tournament of the year, Anand was seen pushing for an advantage as...