Anand draws 8th game, leads 5.5 to 2.5
Viswanathan Anand held Vladimir Kramnik to a draw in the 8th game with a dynamic endgame in the World Chess Championship in Bonn, Germany, on Friday.
The 39-move draw took Anand to just one point away from taking the title in this 12-game match. The Indian leads the Russian 5.5-2.5 now. The next board is slated for Sunday with Anand having white pieces.