Story ProgressBack to home Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wishes Viswanathan Anand Good Luck Viswanathan Anand will play against Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the World Chess Championship, starting Friday. Written by Indo-Asian News Service Updated: November 06, 2014 02:17 PM IST Read Time: 1 min 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. Good Luck Vishy! Conveying my best wishes to our pride, Viswanathan Anand for the World Chess Championship in Sochi. - Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 6, 2014 Anand will play against Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the championship that begins Friday. Comments Topics mentioned in this article Viswanathan Anand Chess Get the latest Cricket news, check out the India cricket schedule, Cricket live score . Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for more sports updates. You can also download the NDTV Cricket app for Android or iOS.