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World Chess Championship 2008

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October 14 November 02, 2008 , Bonn , Germany

The World Chess Championship takes place October 14 to November 02, 2008 in the Art and Exhibition Hall . 12 games under classical time controls.

The winner of the match shall be the first player to score 6.5 points or more.




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Kramnik ( Russia )Anand ( India )
photos from www.kramnik.com and en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viswanathan_Anand


Anand defended his title of World Chess Champion
Anand - Kramnik : 6,5 - 4,5


World Chess Championship 2008
GamePlayersResultOpening# movesTotal result
Anand - Kramnik
1Kramnik - Anand1/2 - 1/2Slav Defense320,5 - 0,5
2Anand - Kramnik1/2 - 1/2Nimzo-Indian 321 - 1
3Kramnik - Anand0 - 1Slav Defense 412 - 1
4Anand - Kramnik1/2 - 1/2Queen's Gambit 292,5 - 1,5
5Kramnik - Anand0 - 1Slav Defense 353,5 - 1,5
6Anand - Kramnik 1 - 0Nimzo-Indian 354,5 - 1,5
7Anand - Kramnik 1/2 - 1/2Slav Defense 365 - 2
8Kramnik - Anand 1/2 - 1/2Queen's Gambit 395,5 - 2,5
9Anand - Kramnik 1/2 - 1/2Anti-Meran Gambit 456 - 3
10Kramnik - Anand 1 - 0Nimzo Indian 296 - 4
11Anand - Kramnik 1/2 - 1/2Sicilian Najdorf 246,5 - 4,5


Game 1

Anand

world chess championship
Kramnik

32.Bxa5 Bxb3 1/2 - 1/2
Game 2

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

32. Kg3 Rd4 1/2 - 1/2
Game 3

Anand

world chess championship
Kramnik

41. Ka2 Bb1+ 0 - 1
Game 4

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

29.Rxd4 Rxd4 1/2 - 1/2
Game 5

Anand

world chess championship
Kramnik

35.fxe3 fxe3 0 - 1
Game 6

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

47.Bg7+ 1 - 0
Game 7

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

36.Rxc3 Rxc3+ 1/2 - 1/2
Game 8

Anand

world chess championship
Kramnik

36.Rxc3 Rxc3+ 1/2 - 1/2
Game 9

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

45.Rxe6 Rxc4 1/2 - 1/2
Game 10

Anand

world chess championship
Kramnik

28.Rb7 Qe8 29.Qd6 1 - 0
Game 11

Kramnik

world chess championship
Anand

24.Rf2 Be3 0,5 - 0,5


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