Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wishes Viswanathan Anand Good Luck

Updated: 06 November 2014 14:17 IST

Viswanathan Anand will play against Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the World Chess Championship, starting Friday.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wishes Viswanathan Anand Good Luck
File Photo: Vishwanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen during a match © AFP

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished Viswanathan Anand good luck for the World Chess Championship.

"Good Luck Vishy! Conveying my best wishes to our pride, Viswanathan Anand, for the World Chess Championship in Sochi," Modi said in a tweet.

Anand will play against Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the championship that begins Friday.

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