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  Iyar 29, 5772 , 21/05/12

Gelfand Takes First Victory in World Chess Championship

Following six draws between Israel's Boris Gelfand and defending champion Viswanathan Anand of India, Gelfand won Sunday's seventh match of a scheduled 12 in the World Chess Championship.

Game 8 is scheduled for Monday afternoon in Moscow.

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