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World Chess Championship 2014 Carlsen vs Anand

World Chess Champ 2016 Carlsen vs Karjakin -- World Chess Champ 2013 Anand vs Carlsen -- World Chess Champ 2012 Anand vs Gelfand -- World Chess Champ 2010 Anand vs Topalov -- 2008 Anand vs Kramnik


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carlsen anand 2014
Incumbent World Chess Champion
Magnus Carlsen (NOR)
The Challenger, 5-time World Chess Champion
Viswanathan Anand (IND)


Carlsen defended his title.



The World Chess Championship took place on 7th - 28th November, 2014 in Sochi, Russia .

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

If the scores are level after 12 games, 4 tie-break are played.

Time controls: 120 minutes for the first 40 moves, 60 minutes for the next 20 moves and then 15 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting after move 61 has been made.













World Chess Championship 2014
GameCarlsenAnandOpeningAggregate
Carlsen - Anand
10.5 0.5Grunfeld
0.5-0.5
21 0Ruy Lopez - Berlin d.1.5-0.5
30 1Queen's gambit declined 1.5-1.5
40.5 0.5Sicilian def. 2-2
50.5 0.5Queen's Indian 2.5-2.5
61 0Sicilian def. 3.5-2.5
70.5 0.5Ruy Lopez - Berlin d. 4-3
80.5 0.5Queen's gambit declined 4.5-3.5
90.5 0.5Ruy Lopez - Berlin d. 5-4
100.5 0.5Grunfeld 5.5-4.5
111 0Ruy Lopez - Berlin d. 6.5-4.5


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