Vishy to lead In­dian chal­lenge

DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition - - FRONT PAGE -

Chen­nai: For­mer world cham­pion Viswanatha­n Anand will spear­head the In­dian chal­lenge at the Grand Swiss Tour­na­ment to be held in the Isle of Man from Oc­to­ber 10 to 21. The tour­na­ment is ex­pected to be the strong­est Swiss-sys­tem tour­na­ment in the his­tory of chess, FIDE, the world chess body, said in a state­ment.

As of June 1, the fol­low­ing In­dian Grand Masters (GMS) have qual­i­fied — Anand, P Harikr­ishna, Vidit San­tosh Gu­jrathi, B Ad­hiban, K Sasiki­ran and S P Sethu­ra­man.

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