World champion Viswanathan Anand will take on Levon Aronian of in the first round of the Norway Chess 2013 super tournament. Anand secured five whites by finishing joint second in the blitz event.
The much-awaited clash between Anand and Norway’s world No. 1 Magnus Carlsen will happen as early as in the second round and the latter will get to play white in that encounter. — PTI