No 1 status magical: Anand

Updated: 29 April 2007 17:58 IST

Chess maestro Viswanathan Anand termed his recent victory in Linares and subsequent allocation of the World No 1 status as "magical".

Chennai:

Chess maestro Viswanathan Anand termed his recent victory in Linares and subsequent allocation of the World No 1 status as "magical".

On the controversy surrounding the ranking, the chess wizard said, "it's very funny it happened that way."

Topics : Chess
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