Sunday, November 24, 2013

Viswanathan Anand vs. Magnus Carlsen (2013)

  • Magnus Carlsen of Norway became the new World Chess Champion after defeating the previous champion Viswanathan Anand of India by 6.5-3.5 in the match that was held from 7th November in Chennai, India.
  • Best Games (IMHO): 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10 (watch them on YouTube)
  • Press Officer: Anastasiya Karlovich

The candidates to challenge Magnus in the next World Championship:
  • Qualifiers by ratings (2):
    • 1. Aronian
    • 2. Karjakin
  • World Cup qualifiers (2):
    • 3. Kramnik
    • 4. Andreikin
  • Grand Prix qualifiers (2):
    • 5. Topalov
    • 6. Mamedyarov
  • Organizer nominee (1):
    • 7. Svidler
  • World Championship (1):
    • 8. Anand