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  5/21/2012, Iyar 29, 5772

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.