World Chess Champ: Anand in round 7

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updated: January 24, 2008 17:13 IST
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Mexico City:

Viswanathan Anand has taken sole lead after the seventh round in Mexico City. The world Number one defeated Russia's Alexander Grischuk and now leads the pack, with five points.

Boris Gelfand of Israel is second just half a point behind. In round eight Anand takes on Gelfand.