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Israel's Gelfand takes on Indian reigning champion in chess

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
May 11, 2012 14:31

The Chess Championship 2012 in Russia was underway Friday, with Israel's Boris Gelfand taking on Indian defending champion Viswanathan Anand.

The tournament will last twenty days, with the winner taking home the lion's share of the $2.5 million prize fund.

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