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Krishnan Sasikiran vs Viswanathan Anand
FIDE World Cup-C (2002), Hyderabad, rd 2, Oct-05
King's Indian Attack: Yugoslav Variation (A07)  ·  1-0


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Nov-10-05  EmperorAtahualpa: What was wrong with Anand in this game? He got hammered pretty badly! Look at how Black's king is trapped in the corner along with a bishop! And 47...Rb3???? What a bad move!
Nov-10-05  Inf: yea 47 seems bad, and like u said this is not usual anand. i really miss granda now that he retired. total diff gameplay. granda come back!!
Mar-03-06  Nandu: Very Very good performance from Mr. Sasikiran...
Thank you Sasi.......
Mar-03-06  Saruman: 53.-Qd4+ 54.Kf3 Qd1+ 55.Kf4 Qd2+ 56.Ke5 Qc3+ 57.Kd6 Qd4+ 58.Kc7! Qe5+ 59.Kb7 Qb2+ 60.Kxc6 Qxf6+(forced) 61.gxf6 g5 62.Qg7# is a probable line.
May-21-07  Sularus: nice battle between members of the warrior caste
May-22-07  Softpaw: Caste no bar to fine chess playing matchups.
May-22-07  anandrulez: sasikiran is the only indian to defeat vishy in a decade or so
May-11-09  shahjinan: in 2002... Anand was at his least:)......he kept learning from his mistakes...and now he is giant...
Oct-11-10  Cultus: too bad bishop XD
Aug-21-11  kasparao: Just one match shows up on my search, and it turns out that Sasikiran wins!
Oct-21-18  Reisswolf: How does white stop the barrage of checks?
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