#ViswanathanAnand

Chennai, Sep 20 (PTI) R Raja Rithvik has become India's 70th and latest chess Grandmaster, achieving his third and final norm at a recent event in Hungary.

Dortmund, Jul 18 (PTI) Former world chess champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by a fighting Vladimir Kramnik in the third game of their four-game No-Castling match for the Sparkassen ...

Dortmund, Jul 15 (PTI) Former world champion Viswanathan Anand played out a draw against Russian Grandmaster Vladimir Kramnik in the second game of their four-game match for the Sparkassen ...

Dortmund, Jul 15 (PTI) Former world champion Viswanathan Anand defeated Russian Grandmaster Vladimir Kramnik in the first game of their four-game match for the Sparkassen Trophy here.

Zagreb, Jul 11 (PTI) Former world champion Viswanathan Anand finished second in the Croatia Grand Chess Tour here on Sunday with an impressive performance, accentuated by his two victories over ...

Zagreb, Jul 11 (PTI) Former world champion Viswanathan Anand defeated long-time rival Garry Kasparov for the second consecutive time, in the 13th round of the Croatia Grand Chess Tour's Blitz ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Nikhil Kamath is the co-founder of financial services firm Zerodha. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@nikhilkamathcio)

  • Nikhil Kamath admitted he "had help from the people analyzing the game, computers and...Anand sir himself"
  • "In hindsight, it was quite silly as I didn’t realise all the confusion that can get caused due to this. Apologies," he added 
  • Kamath beat Anand in a charity chess game organised to raise funds for COVID-19 relief

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Viswanathan Anand, a former world chess champion and Indian chess grandmaster, had recently lost a chess game to Zerodha co-founder Nikhil Kamath. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@vishy64theking)

  • Viswanathan Anand is a former world chess champion and Indian chess grandmaster
  • Anand earned the moniker "Lightning Kid" during his early career in the 1980s 
  • In 2003 and 2017, he won the FIDE World Rapid Chess Championship