Raakesh Natraj The Indian Express Group
Monday 30 December '13Federer may not be comfortable being forced to watch, rather than influence
Friday 13 December '13Pelligrini settled for a creditable 3-2 win and a remarkable turnout against Bayern.
Sunday24 November '13At the post-match conference Anand admitted that Carlsen dominated the final.
Saturday23 November '13Anand loses 3.5-6.5, surrenders World crown to 22-yr-old Norwegian.
Saturday23 November '13When the players got up, there were just three pieces left on the board.
Friday22 November '13Carlsen a draw away from world title after a desperate Vishy, going for kill, makes a suicidal move.
Thursday21 November '13Against Anand, challenger Carlsen has been flexible enough to use the draw as a blunting weapon.
Wednesday20 November '13At a time when he needs to be a bit more adventurous, Anand opts for ultra-defensive response.
Tuesday19 November '13Anand plays uninspiring draw in game 7, faces monumental task with 5 games left.
Monday18 November '13In games 5 & 6, Anand missed chances to steer play away from the endgame, Carlsen relishes.
Sunday17 November '13Anand blunders to hand Carlsen second straight win and 4-2 lead.
Saturday16 November '13Playing white pieces, Carlsen makes small advantage count, forcing Anand into fatal endgame errors.
Friday15 November '13Anand and Carlsen have both held sway at various points, but there’s been no clear winner.
Friday15 November '13Competition is at the core of sport and it is understandable that fans expect a result.
Thursday14 November '13Vishi's 'miracle move' earned him a draw, which at one point seemed a daunting prospect.
Wednesday13 November '13Champion gives challenger a scare with black pieces but Carlsen recovers to draw.
Tuesday12 November '13In his chat with the local media, he stayed off the topic of his broken relationship with Anand.
Tuesday12 November '13Having sized each other up, Anand and Carlsen will look for early advantage.
Monday11 November '13Carlsen said he was not the greatest of starters and insisted things would get exciting later on.
Monday11 November '13Anand fails to take advantage of white pieces as Game 2 ends in draw after 67 minutes.
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