Tag: Magnus Carlsen
Chess king vs prodigy in long-awaited showdown
The World Chess Championship should be a titanic battle between an old master and his brilliant young foe. But the first three rounds have ended in draws. Is this an unsatisfying result?
‘Mozart of chess’ to challenge for world title
At 22, Magnus Carlsen already has the highest rating in chess history. Now, after winning a tightly-contested tournament, he faces India’s Vishy Anand in the official world championship.