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Wednesday, October 29, 2008 19:01
Update: video added. Viswanathan Anand has retained his world title by drawing Vladimir Kramnik in the 11th game of the World Championship match in Bonn, Germany. The final match score is 6?Ǭ?-4?Ǭ? for Anand. It was a task he had never managed to do before: beating Viswanathan Anand with the black pieces. And after his opponent switched to his...
Sunday, October 26, 2008 19:42
Update: video added. He came very close to winning today, but in the end Vladimir Kramnik had to accept that his ending agains Viswanathan Anand was a draw. After the 9th game the Indian is now leading the World Championship match 6-3, and just needs a draw to retain his title. While many expected a not too interesting game today (Anand was...
Thursday, October 23, 2008 21:30
Update: video added. The second half of the Anand-Kramnik World Championship match has started with a draw in 37 moves. Playing the white pieces again, Anand got a slight advantage in an ending but by sacrificing a pawn Kramnik forced a liquidation to a drawn pawn ending. It's 5-2 for Anand now. Today Kramnik finally managed to surprise his...
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 21:32
Update: video added. After winning the 6th match game today, reigning world champion Viswanathan Anand increased his lead even further. Three points down, challenger Vladimir Kramnik finds himself in a hopeless situation half-way the match. Before the game Anand was leading 3.5-1.5 and everybody wondered: would Kramnik go for a win, or would he...
Monday, October 20, 2008 21:53
Update: Video added. Viswanathan Anand increased his lead today in the World Championship match after Vladimir Kramnik blundered on move 29. The score is now 3.5-1.5 for Anand. Who would have thought that Vladimir Kramnik would lose not just one, but two games with the white pieces in this match? It's a rare thing for someone who's considered one...
Saturday, October 18, 2008 21:02
As from today you can watch the games of the World Chess Championship match between Anand and Kramnik LIVE. Because of Foidos, the new online chess game broadcast system, all other websites, including the offical website of the World Chess Championship, could only broadcast the games of the Anand-Kramnik with a half-hour delay. After it turned...
Thursday, October 02, 2008 19:50
Next weekend probably the strongest team competition in the world starts its new season: the Schachbundesliga. Of the sixteen top teams, OSC Baden-Baden is the big favourite with sixteen grandmasters in their squad, headed by Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen. As from this season, all games can be followed live online. By Georgios Souleidis...
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 16:45
[lang_nl]Vanmiddag begint om 14.00 in Enschede een bijzonder evenement. Voormalig wereldkampioen Vladimir Kramnik speelt in het kantoor van DGT Projects een simultaan tegen IGM Jan Werle en WGM Marie Sebag.[/lang_nl][lang_en]This afternoon, at 14:00 CET, in Enschede, the Netherlands a special event takes place: in a simultaneous exhibition, former...