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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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  • He was a great scientist

    by APTCHESSMASTER 2 days ago

  • very sad rip to kalam sir

    by 6246 3 days ago

  • let his soul rest in peace

    by DEBA_TUKU 3 days ago

  • A great SON of INDIA APJ Kalam has passed away

    by adhichakravarthy 3 days ago

  • hey

    by Tejas2008 2 weeks ago

  • hi every one am i added to this group

    by HideousSquirrel 2 weeks ago

  • Plez join my friend group its Way of the Champion. http://www.chess.com/groups/home/way-of-the-champion

    by Ovechkin_Alex 3 weeks ago

  • great anand

    by drsaiarulmurugan 5 weeks ago

  • you team need a lot of players for this match, can someone please lock it or cancel this match, http://www.chess.com/groups/team_match?id=541720

    by spanishfly25 5 weeks ago

  • Caruana vs Carlsen, another tough day for Magnus: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgMehFOmzWM

    by BigChessEnthusiast 6 weeks ago

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