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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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  • Anand, great chess player more than that very kind and humble person!!

    by shivakrishna1990 12 hours ago

  • i like anand very much

    by madarauchiha99 13 hours ago

  • hey friends r u irritated by this dead group? if yes then join this group : indians are great . its far more active , live & enjoyable

    by indians_are_great 4 days ago

  • Hi! Have a great week-end!

    by bd1312001 8 days ago

  • anand is a perfect role model for any chess aspirent in india

    by gmkevin2009 13 days ago

  • i like anand very much

    by aravind0910chess 14 days ago

  • hola :)

    by LauraBueno2002 3 weeks ago

  • this group is dead.

    by BLACK_STAR_RIDER 4 weeks ago

  • Can Group admins Update Anand's Upcoming Tournaments?? Zurich May be in next Month, he is gonna play !!

    by Faizan_khan 4 weeks ago

  • only if Anand`s Group will do TMs...

    by BLACK_STAR_RIDER 4 weeks ago

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