Viswanathan Anand confident about Carlsen tie

Jun 01, 2014, 12:29 IST | Agencies

Viswanathan Anand feels winning the Candidates title has given him fresh motivation needed to avenge last year's loss to World No 1 Magnus Carlsen, when the two meet in the World Chess Championship title clash later this year.

Viswanathan Anand feels winning the Candidates title has given him fresh motivation needed to avenge last year's loss to World No 1 Magnus Carlsen, when the two meet in the World Chess Championship title clash later this year.

Viswanathan Anand
Viswanathan Anand 

"If I had been dropped into the match that would have one thing, but qualifying for it gave me a morale boost. It will be a different match.

It is very unlikely that we both would try to do the same things. Obviously I will try to learn from things that went wrong and I have many impressions that I will think about when I train," he said.

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