Israeli chess grandmaster wins game 7 of world championship

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
May 20, 2012 18:16

Israeli chess grandmaster Boris Gelfand beat current world champion Viswanathan Anand in the seventh game of 12-match series.

The first six games ended in ties.



The prize fund is $2.55 million, with the winner taking 60 percent of it ($1,530,000) and the loser receiving 40% ($1,020,000.)

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