Checkmated by a legend
We've all been told how much of a gentleman Vishy Anand is. Well, this first-person account of a chance encounter with the former world champion confirms this: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/opinion/columns/rasheeda-bhagat/checkmated-by-a-legend/article5429975.ece?homepage=true
It isn't enough for a person to be outstanding in their sport or other field of activity to become a role model; they need to have personal qualities which make people look up to them and aspire to be like them. Anand is a fine example of a role model.