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Chess Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand retains “World Chess Championships” title

Indian Grandmaster, 42 years old Viswanathan Anand retained the “World Chess Championships” title, after his fifth crown and fourth crown, after defeating Israel’s Boris Gelfand in a tense rapid game tie-breaker. Viswanathan Anand beat Gelfand 2.5-1.5 in rapid chess tie-breaker at the Tretyakov Gallery after the two Grandmasters ended the 12-game championship match with a 6-6 stalemate. The first game of the tie-breaker ended in a draw in 33 moves before Anand beat Boris Gelfand in the second game in 77 moves. The two of the remaining four-game rapid chess…

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