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  • Formed: Apr 29, 2010
  • Viswanathan Anand (born 11 December 1969) is an Indian chess Grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion. Anand has won the World Chess Championship five times[2] (2000, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012), and has been the undisputed World Champion since 2007. Anand was the FIDE World Rapid Chess Champion in 2003, and is widely considered the strongest rapid player of his generation.[3][4] Anand became India's first grandmaster in 1987.[5] He was also the first recipient of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 1991–92, India's highest sporting honour. In 2007, he was awarded India's second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan, making him the first sportsperson to receive the award in Indian history. As the reigning champion, he will face the winner of the upcoming Candidates Tournament for the World Chess Championship 2013.

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  • Do Anybody here like the Trompowsky Attck Big Centre Line

    by arjuniyer 2 days ago

  • Anand is my favourite

    by rnsharma 2 days ago

  • he is awesome

    by prasanna008 8 days ago

  • Anand is a great chess player he is also my favourite

    by varung15 8 days ago

  • if u love anand , you will surely ove this group . please consider joining this group http://www.chess.com/groups/home/indians-are-great

    by indians_are_great 9 days ago

  • Anand is my favorite chess player

    by Kochadaiiyan 11 days ago

  • Hi

    by shreeniketh_ranga 13 days ago

  • I like Anand

    by NJ2004 3 weeks ago

  • "I have decided that cricket is a vile and hideous sport. It sickens the civilised mind." - V. Anand, 2011

    by Verbesserung 4 weeks ago

  • Yes, please update Anand's information in the group introduction

    by avijit3001 5 weeks ago

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