Viswanathan Anand Wins - Becomes World Chess Champion For Fifth Time

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Viswanathan Anand Win World Chess Title for Fifth Time

viswanathan anand playing a casual game

30th May 2012 Moscow
: Viswanathan Anand Won the World Chess Title for another time. This is fifth time Anand is becoming FIDE World Chess champion, consecutive fourth time. After the 12 classic matches were drawn 6-6 with one white win for each player, the result was decided by tiebreaker of 4 Rapid Games. The player who wins 2.5 points in these matches will be the champion. Anand won the second rapid game with white and drew other games, to retain the title. 

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Viswanathan Anand retained the World Championship title defeating Boris Gelfand in a gripping final tie breaker. Defending champion Viswanathan Anand won the second game of the tie-breaker in the ongoing World Championship chess.