Round Ten: Anand Attacks, Carlsen Holds
November 21, 2014
Anand and Carlsen in round nine, Photo Vladimir Barsky

Today in the World Championship in Sochi, Russia, challenger Vishy Anand gained the edge in a typical Grunfeld endgame that arose from the Russian variation.  Magnus Carlsen held the draw, and is now just one point away from retaining his title.

The score is now 5.5-4.5 in Carlsen's favor, and the action resumes with game 11 on Sunday. Look for Leonxto Garcia's next report coming soon to CLO.