Carlsen, Magnus Age 28


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#1 (active)
#1 (active)
2882 - 01 May 2014
2869 World #1 (active)
2954 World #1 (active)
30 Nov 1990
T√łnsberg, Vestfold, Norway

World Champion 2013 till the present, after defending his title against Anand in 2014 and Karjakin in 2016. World Rapid Champion 2014 & 2015; World Blitz Champion 2009 & 2014

World #1 in standard, rapid and blitz.

Norwegian Champion 2006.

Five-time winner at Wijk aan Zee (Corus until 2010, currently the Tata Steel Tournament) in 2008, 2010, 2013, 2015 & 2016.

Also won the category 21 Pearl Spring Tournament (2009) in Nanjing with 8/10 and a record performance rating of 3002.

Other victories in major events include Biel 2007 & 2011, Aerosvit 2008, the London Classic 2009, 2010, 2012 & 2015, King's Tournament 2010 & 2011, Pearl Spring Tournament 2010, Bilbao Masters 2011, 2012 & 2016, Tal Memorial 2011 & 2012, Sinquefield Cup 2013, Zurich Chess Challenge 2014, Gashimov Memorial 2014 & 2015.

Represented Norway on board 1 at the Chess Olympiads of 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2014 and 2016.

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Giri, Anish2783Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/230B33Wijk aan Zee2019
2Carlsen, Magnus2835Duda, Jan Krzysztof27381-071E10Wijk aan Zee2019
3Radjabov, Teimour2757Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/225B33Wijk aan Zee2019
4Carlsen, Magnus2835Anand, Viswanathan27731-076C77Wijk aan Zee2019
5Shankland, Samuel L2725Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/241D31Wijk aan Zee2019
6Carlsen, Magnus2835Rapport, Richard27311-040B47Wijk aan Zee2019
7Fedoseev, Vladimir2724Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/274D90Wijk aan Zee2019
8Carlsen, Magnus2835Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar28171-051D27Wijk aan Zee2019
9Van Foreest, Jorden2612Carlsen, Magnus28350-133B33Wijk aan Zee2019
10Carlsen, Magnus2835Kramnik, Vladimir27771/2-1/256C65Wijk aan Zee2019
11Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi2695Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/2131A05Wijk aan Zee2019
12Carlsen, Magnus2835Nepomniachtchi, Ian27631/2-1/232D70Wijk aan Zee2019
13Ding, Liren2813Carlsen, Magnus28351/2-1/232A05Wijk aan Zee2019
14Carlsen, Magnus2939Korobov, Anton26771-021A46Saint Petersburg2018
15Nepomniachtchi, Ian2846Carlsen, Magnus29391/2-1/213B33Saint Petersburg2018
16Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2754Carlsen, Magnus29390-159D30Saint Petersburg2018
17Carlsen, Magnus2939Gelfand, Boris27221/2-1/228A30Saint Petersburg2018
18Carlsen, Magnus2939Nakamura, Hikaru28891/2-1/223A17Saint Petersburg2018
19Golubov, Saveliy2574Carlsen, Magnus29390-147D02Saint Petersburg2018
20Carlsen, Magnus2939Tsydypov, Zhamsaran25731-034A28Saint Petersburg2018
21Wang, Hao2775Carlsen, Magnus29390-136B31Saint Petersburg2018
22Carlsen, Magnus2939Giri, Anish27511-024A28Saint Petersburg2018
23Artemiev, Vladislav2825Carlsen, Magnus29391/2-1/270A01Saint Petersburg2018
24Aronian, Levon2858Carlsen, Magnus29390-190B30Saint Petersburg2018
25Aronian, Levon2765Carlsen, Magnus28350-189B30St Petersburg2018
26Carlsen, Magnus2939Svidler, Peter27701-037A10Saint Petersburg2018
27Andreikin, Dmitry2777Carlsen, Magnus29391/2-1/276B23Saint Petersburg2018
28Carlsen, Magnus2939Firouzja, Alireza26671-032A10Saint Petersburg2018
29Carlsen, Magnus2939Duda, Jan Krzysztof26941-035A29Saint Petersburg2018
30Zhigalko, Sergei2693Carlsen, Magnus29391/2-1/249B30Saint Petersburg2018
31Carlsen, Magnus2939Shirov, Alexei26991/2-1/245C77Saint Petersburg2018
32Bosiocic, Marin2653Carlsen, Magnus29390-121B31Saint Petersburg2018
33Carlsen, Magnus2939Teterev, Vitaly23971-061A48Saint Petersburg2018
34Grigoriants, Sergey2626Carlsen, Magnus29391/2-1/269A06Saint Petersburg2018
35Carlsen, Magnus2939Popov, Ivan25601-077B29Saint Petersburg2018
36Nakamura, Hikaru2844Carlsen, Magnus29031/2-1/258D30Saint Petersburg2018
37Carlsen, Magnus2903Andreikin, Dmitry27251-061C65Saint Petersburg2018
38Oparin, Grigoriy2701Carlsen, Magnus29030-141A07Saint Petersburg2018
39Carlsen, Magnus2903Anand, Viswanathan27231/2-1/244A30Saint Petersburg2018
40Dubov, Daniil2723Carlsen, Magnus29031/2-1/226A13Saint Petersburg2018
41Carlsen, Magnus2903Amonatov, Farrukh26881-035A48Saint Petersburg2018
42Melkumyan, Hrant2672Carlsen, Magnus29030-165D30Saint Petersburg2018
43Carlsen, Magnus2903Petrov, Nikita25021-068A20Saint Petersburg2018
44Zubov, Alexander2681Carlsen, Magnus29031-066D31Saint Petersburg2018
45Carlsen, Magnus2903Salgado Lopez, Ivan26181-033A30Saint Petersburg2018
46Tang, Andrew2281Carlsen, Magnus29030-141D00Saint Petersburg2018
47Carlsen, Magnus2903Vlassov, Nikolai24921-045A10Saint Petersburg2018
48Pogosyan, Stefan2353Carlsen, Magnus29030-129E97Saint Petersburg2018
49Carlsen, Magnus2903Vokhidov, Shamsiddin23040-136C20Saint Petersburg2018
50Tukhaev, Adam2556Carlsen, Magnus29031-072B33Saint Petersburg2018