Viswanathan Anand wins World Rapid Chess Championship in Riyadh

Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand (48-year) has won the World Rapid Chess Championship in Riyadh. He remained unbeaten through the tournament and bag the top position on a tie-break after a three-way tie with Russians Vladimir Fedoseev & Ian Nepomniachtchi at 10.5 points from a possible 15. He claimed his first rapid world title since 2003.

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