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World Chess Championship: Ready to attack, says Anand

Billed as the most high-profile clash in chess history in more than 40 years, the World Chess Championship match -- between defending champion Viswanathan Anand and challenger Magnus Carlsen of......

What you must know about Anand-Carlsen World Championship

Indian chess wizard Viswanathan Anand faces a stern test in defending his world title against a young Magnus Carlsen as one of the most awaited World Chess Championship matches in the recent......

Bobby Fischer fact file

Factfileon world chess champion Bobby Fischer, whodied in Iceland at the age of 64. * Fischer, born in Chicago, was the United States' first and only world chess champion, and is still seen by many......

Former chess champion Bobby Fischer dies

Former world chess champion Bobby Fischerdied of an unspecified illness, a spokesman for the late champion said on Friday. He was 64. Fischer, who beat Russian Boris Spassky in 1972 to become world......

Chess ideal for digital age, says Britain's Short

Chess has a bright future in the digital age, says former world championship finalist Nigel Short, but he believes its governing body is failing to capitalise on grassroots enthusiasm for the......
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Tobey Maguire stars as chess ...

Edward Zwick and Steven Knight are two seriously talented individuals. The former is a veteran, who has made excellent films like Glory, Legends of... ...
Life Before Black and White

As soon as he walks in, the flashbulbs start going off rapidly. Children and grown people who are thrilled to bit when trading pieces across 64... ...
An unfulfilled telling of a flawed genius' tale

Pawn Sacrifice English (U/A) Cast: Tobey Maguire, Liev Schreiber, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg Director: Edward Zwick Rating: *** The... ...
'Pawn Sacrifice' examines prodigy, paranoia of chess master Fischer

LOS ANGELES Bringing American chess champion Bobby Fischer's story to the big screen posed a challenge for the filmmakers of "Pawn Sacrifice." How... ...
Viswanathan Anand to host 'Pawn Sacrifice' screening

Set in the Cold War era, this film revolves around Fischer's 1972 match with Russian chess grandmaster Boris Spassky whom he defeated in the world... ...

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