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World Chess Championship 2014: Carlsen Seeks Safe Route for Another Draw in 9th Game with Andand

Not wanting to take any chances in a drawn position, World chess champion Magnus Carlsen opted to split points with title challenger India’s Viswanathan Anand in their ninth game of the World chess championship at Russia Thursday. Carlsen went for a draw through the route of perpetual checks-checks by repetitive moves to Anand’s black king.Both the players signed their peace ...

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World chess championship: Anand vs Carlsen – 7th round, longest in history, ends in draw

Norwegian World chess champion Magnus Carlsen and the Indian challenger Viswanathan Anand on Monday reached draw after fighting for over six hours and making 122 moves in seventh round. The game was one of the longest in the history of world chess championship. At the end of the seventh round, Carlsen was leading the 12-round match with four points to ...

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