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Anand wins Candidates Chess

Posted on Mar 30 2014 | IBNS

Khanty-Masisysk, Mar 29 : Indian Chess icon Viswanathan Anand won the the Candidates Chess tournament after his penultimate round clash with Russia's Sergey Karjakin ended in a draw on Saturday.

With the victory, he set up a world title clash against Magnus Carlsen later in the year.

Lat year, Anand lost his World Champion title after he was defeated by Norwegian GM Magnus Carlsen by 6.5-3.5. Carlsen became the new world chess champion by beating the legend.

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