Magnus Carlsen

Magnus Carlsen A chess prodigy, Carlsen became a Grandmaster in 2004, at the age of 13 years, 148 days, making him the third youngest grandmaster in history.



On 1 January 2010, at the age of 19 years, 32 days, he became the youngest chess player in history to be ranked world No. 1. In November 2013, Carlsen defeated Viswanathan Anand in the World Chess Championship 2013, thus becoming the new world chess champion. On the May 2014 FIDE rating list, Carlsen reached his top Elo rating of 2882,[1] the highest in history. He successfully defended his title in November 2014, once again defeating Viswanathan Anand.

In November 2016 he once again defended his title in a tough match against Sergey Karjakin.


Beyond chess, Carlsen is successful model (for G-Star Raw in 2010 and 2014), "sexiest men of 2013" by Cosmopolitan, owner of Play Magnus AS company and many more. 

Блицы:
  World Rapid & Blitz Championships 2014 / World Blitz Championship 2015 / FIDE Open and Women's World Blitz Championships 2016

Трансляции:
  FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Championships 2014 / Fide World Chess Championship Match Carlsen - Anand 2014 / Shamkir Chess 2015 / World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2015 / 42nd Chess Olympiad 2016 / Fide World Chess Rapid & Blitz Championships 2016