Indian Chess Grandmaster who notably earned five World Chess Championships between 2000 and 2012. He began playing chess at age group 6, after being shown by his mom. He has gained a lot of India’s highest civilian and sports activities honors, like the Padma Vibhushan as well as the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Prize. He provides two old siblings, his sister, Anuradha, and a sibling, Shivakumar. He wedded Aruna Anand in 1996. He and Aruna possess a son called Akhil. He went to a presidential supper hosted by Manmohan Singh this year 2010.