Anand, Humpy held to draw

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:28 IST

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand and up-and-coming star Koneru Humpy of India were held to a draw in the first of the two-game semi-finals of the World Cup

Hyderabad:

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand and up-and-coming star Koneru Humpy of India were held to a draw today in the first of the two-game semi-finals of the World Cup Chess. Anand was held to a draw by Russian Grandmaster Alexey Dreev. Humpy drew her game with Xu Yuhua of China to share one point after a tense battle involving 44 moves.

Topics : Chess
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