Viswanathan Anand Videos

In 2007, Anand was awarded the Padma Vibhushan- the second highest civilian award of India. In 1991, he was honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award- the highest sporting honour of India. He won the FIDE World Chess Championship back to back from 2000 to 2002.

Viswanathan Anand Speech at Accenture

Vishwanathan Anand Speech at Confederation of Indian Industry(CII)

Interview With Viswanathan Anand

Vishwanath Anand and His Wife Aruna Interview

Viswanathan Anand Lecture at IIT Madras

Viswanathan Anand Speech

Viswanathan Anand Speaking at the India Today Conclave

Viswanathan Anand Story

Viswanathan Anand Annual Lecture at NIIT University

Viswanathan Anand Interview

Viswanathan Anand Interview

Post Match Press Conference with Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen

In 2007, he made his won to the undisputed World Champion and successfully defended his title in the Chmapionship against Vladimir Kramnik in 2008, against Veselin Topalov in 2010 and against Boris Gelfand in 2012. He lost the title to challenger Magnus Carlsen in the World Chess Championship 2013. In the World Chess Championship 2014, Vishy again lost the game to Carlsen.

In April 2006, Vishwanathan Anand passed the 2800 Elo mark and became the fourth player in history to mark his name on the FIDE rating list, after Vladimir Kramnik, Veselin Topalov and Garry Kasparov. He is indeed one of the greatest sportspersons of India.