In the following week, Lin won his first. Anand has won the World Chess Championship five times 2000, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012 , and has been the undisputed World Champion since 2007. Retrieved on 15 April 2007. He became the youngest national champion at the age of 16 and in 1987; he became the first Asian to win the World Junior Championship. Early life Anand was born on 11 December 1969 in , a small town in , India in a family.
In August 2010, Anand joined the Board of Directors of Olympic Gold Quest, a foundation for promoting and supporting India's elite sportspersons and potential young talent. However, if you encounter any discrepancy in the information about Vishwanathan Anand, do write to us. At the age of sixteen he became the National Champion and won that title two more times. Anand won by scoring 6½ points in 11 games, having won three of the first six games two with the black pieces. Main article: Anand convincingly defended the title against Kramnik in the held between 14—29 October in , Germany. Anand has been described by as the most versatile world champion ever, since Anand is the only player to have won the world chess championships in many formats including , , , and chess.
The Indian Government has applauded the performance of Vishy and awarded him many prestigious titles like the Arjuna Award, Padma Bhutan and Padma Shri. Anand was born in 1969 in Mayiladuthurai, a small town in southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, but grew up in Chennai. In 2002 it was a similar format, a massive knockout. World Champion 2012 Main article: As a result of Anand's victory in the , he defended his title in the ; the location of the event was Moscow. Viswanathan Anand qualified for the Professional Chess Association World Chess Championship final by winning the candidates matches against Michael Adams and Gata Kamsky. All England Open 2 15—7, 15—7 16.
At a young age, Lin Dan was encouraged to learn to play the piano by his parents, and to be a pianist. Lin was also eliminated in the semifinals of the Singapore Open and the quarterfinals of the China Open. He is married to and has a son born on 9 April 2011. Now the same boy has stamped his authority on the checkered game of 64 squares by bringing the much-awaited World Chess tide to India. Anand has won the in 1997, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2007 and 2008.
He is one of the most outstanding sports personalities of the world. In 2010, Anand announced that he would expand his tournament schedule, beginning in late 2010, in an effort to regain the world number one ranking from. He is the first player to have achieved victories in each of the three big chess supertournaments: 1989, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2006 , 1998, 2007, 2008 , 1996, 2000, 2004. Also in 1984 and again in 1985, Anand won the Asian Junior under 19 Championships, the youngest to achieve this distinction. Anand has an excellent kingside attack, so Bologan seeks counterplay with the sacrifice of a pawn. However, the final was a one-sided match as Lin demolished Lee 21—12, 21—8, and became the first men's singles player to win the Olympic gold as a first seed. Are you interested in writing for SouthDreamZ.
In September, he was ousted in the semi-finals of , and withdrew from the semifinals of. In March 2007, Anand won the and it was widely believed that he would be ranked world No. . It is also Norway's way of telling the world why Premier League football is reduced to ticker tape back home whenever Magnus Carlsen is playing. And Petro from Armenia, Kaspy from Azerbaijan - although he would become Russian at the time of the war. He failed to win the Malaysia Open in June, which saw his opponent Lee Chong Wei produce a superb display to save the title after being 13—20 down in the deciding game, and also lost to Taufik Hidayat in final.
All England Open 2 20—22, 23—25 12. He was trained in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center prior to his residency program in vascular neurology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women's Hospital. He has won the annually held Monaco Amber Blindfold and Rapid Chess Championships in years 1994, 1997, 2003 and 2005. Rating and Ranking Anand is one of eight players in history to officially crack the 2800 mark, peaking at 2817 in March and May 2011, when he was also ranked world 1. He learnt chess at the tender age of 6 from his mother while in Philippines.
Just before Game 4, a snippet of Caruana's preparation was leaked online and on another day Carlsen showed up on the board with a gnarly black eye, one that he sustained while playing football on a rest day. Anand was educated at , , and holds a from. He defeated compatriot 21-19, 21-8 in a match that lasted 50 minutes in the central city of Wuhan. The Time has come for the new guard: Carlsen, Caruana, Karjakin, So, Giri, etc. Later in the season Lin Dan defeated of and became the China Masters champion for 2007.
He has been immensely successful at both the national and the international levels. Playing at such a high level did not slow him down either, and he continued to play games at blitz speed. My mother taught me how to play. Anand's recent tournament successes include the in 2006 tied with Veselin Topalov , in 2004, and in 2007 and 2008. He won his opening match and then beat Henri Hurskainen and in the second and third rounds respectively before being upset by Park Sung-hwan in the quarterfinals. On April 10, 2008, Lin was involved in yet another controversy when he struck coach in front of his teammates and the media during the warm-up tournament ahead of the. Lin was eligible to participate in the , but due to the withdrawal of China, he didn't take part in the tournament.