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Viswanathan Anand, Carlsen to face off in Kolkata

Two of modern chess’ biggest stars — Viswanathan Anand of Indian and Magnus Carlsen of Norway — will battle it out in rapid and blitz chess at the Tata Steel India Chess Championships in November. Anand and Carlsen had played the World Championship match at Chennai in 2013 which the Norwegian had won rather easily. They met again in the 2015 World Championship match in Russia, that too the Norwegian won.