Anand wins at Mainz

Updated: 25 February 2007 09:08 IST

Viswanathan Anand has won the Chess Classic of Mainz for the fourth consecutive time.

Anand wins at Mainz

Mainz:

Viswanathan Anand has won the Chess Classic of Mainz for the fourth consecutive time. Anand took an unbeatable lead against Alexey Shirov of Spain with a comfortable draw in the seventh of the eight-game match today. The draw came in 27 moves of a Ruy Lopez Close against Shirov, giving Anand a lead of 4.5-2.5 with one game to go. This is Anand third big title of the year. He had won the Dortmund title in Germany last month.

Topics : Chess
Related Articles
Viswanathan Anand Draws With Fabiano Caruana in London Chess Classic
Viswanathan Anand Draws With Fabiano Caruana in London Chess Classic
Magnus Carlsen Wins Third World Chess Championship
Magnus Carlsen Wins Third World Chess Championship
Magnus Carlsen vs Sergei Karyakin: Battle For World Chess Crown Heads to Tiebreaker
Magnus Carlsen vs Sergei Karyakin: Battle For World Chess Crown Heads to Tiebreaker
Show Comments
Advertisement