Daily Archives: September 20, 2014


Anand wins the 7th Grand Slam Masters Final

GM Viswanathan Anand won the 7th Grand Slam Masters Final held at Bilbao, Spain from September 14 – 20, 2014. After 6 rounds of top-level chess, Anand was able to record with 3 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss, garnering a total of 11 points (3 points per win, 1 […]


Anand certain of victory at Bilbao Masters Final

Viswanathan Anand drew against Ruslan Pnomoariov in Round 5 of the Bilbao Masters Final, securing his position at the top with 11 points (3 wins, 2 draws). This time handling the black pieces, Anand employed the Ragozin defense in the¬†Queen’s Gambit Declined. ¬†Ponomariov was unsuccessful in trying to penetrate Anand’s […]