Dates City/Location Tournament Status Contact
4-19 November Moscow Tal memorial and blitz Confirmed  
Feb 18-March 8 Spain Linares Torneo de Ajedrez Linares Confirmed  
March 13- March 27 Nice , France Melody Amber Blind and rapid Chess Confirmed  
28, 29 March
Bundesliga Confirmed  
May 7-9 Baku Azerbaijan vs The World Confirmed Mahir Mamedov
June Hungary Rapid match against Leko, Miskolc yet to be confirmed  
End July Mainz Chess Classic yet to be confirmed  
21-24 August Zurich Schach Gesellschaft Confirmed  
  • Invitee World Economic Forum, Davos 28-31 January
  • Cultural Leaders Dinner - Jan 30 2009 20.00 - 22.00
  • Meet the Cultural Leaders: Vishwanathan Anand, Chess Grand Master
      Friday 30 January 09:00 - 10:00
    Hotel Belvédère, Rotary
  • Speech at Vienna Austria for  Tetrapak 12th May

    Additional events will be posted as Anand's schedule is finalised.