Carlsen, Magnus Age 32


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#1 (active)
#1 (active)
2882 - 01 May 2014
2839 World #1 (active)
2852 World #3 (active)
30 Nov 1990
T√łnsberg, Vestfold, Norway

World Champion 2013 till the present, after defending his title against Anand in 2014, Karjakin in 2016, Caruana in 2018 and Nepomniachtchi in 2021. World Rapid Champion 2014, 2015 & 2019; World Blitz Champion 2009, 2014, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

World #1 in standard, World #1 in rapid and World #2 in blitz.

Carlsen became a Grandmaster in 2004 when he was 13 years old, at that time the second youngest grandmaster ever.

Norwegian Champion 2006.

Eight-time winner at Wijk aan Zee (Corus until 2010, currently the Tata Steel Tournament) in 2008, 2010, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019 and 2022.

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

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

Played in the category 22 Sinquefield Cup 2019 in August 2019, placing equal first alongside Ding Liren in the classical games, both scoring 6.5/11, but losing to Ding in the rapid/blitz playoff by 1-1 (rapid) and 2-0 (blitz).

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Erigaisi Arjun2722Carlsen, Magnus28590-156A05Wijk aan Zee2023
2Carlsen, Magnus2859Praggnanandhaa R26841/2-1/268A05Wijk aan Zee2023
3Carlsen, Magnus2859So, Wesley27601/2-1/258E42Wijk aan Zee2023
4Maghsoodloo, Parham2719Carlsen, Magnus28590-156D35Wijk aan Zee2023
5Carlsen, Magnus2859Gukesh D27251/2-1/246E10Wijk aan Zee2023
6Caruana, Fabiano2766Carlsen, Magnus28590-133C88Wijk aan Zee2023
7Carlsen, Magnus2859Rapport, Richard27401-036C42Wijk aan Zee2023
8Van Foreest, Jorden2681Carlsen, Magnus28591/2-1/254B47Wijk aan Zee2023
9Carlsen, Magnus2859Abdusattorov, Nodirbek27130-160A30Wijk aan Zee2023
10Giri, Anish2764Carlsen, Magnus28591-035E15Wijk aan Zee2023
11Carlsen, Magnus2859Ding, Liren28111/2-1/237A46Wijk aan Zee2023
12Keymer, Vincent2696Carlsen, Magnus28590-165D91Wijk aan Zee2023
13Carlsen, Magnus2859Aronian, Levon27351/2-1/241E10Wijk aan Zee2023
14Carlsen, Magnus2830Abdusattorov, Nodirbek26661-038C77Almaty2022
15Shimanov, Aleksandr2605Carlsen, Magnus28300-142C11Almaty2022
16Sarana, Alexey2708Carlsen, Magnus28301-024D35Almaty2022
17Carlsen, Magnus2830Madaminov, Mukhiddin23331-067D70Almaty2022
18Caruana, Fabiano2847Carlsen, Magnus28300-150C88Almaty2022
19Carlsen, Magnus2830Keymer, Vincent26001-028A06Almaty2022
20Nepomniachtchi, Ian2782Carlsen, Magnus28301-040C65Almaty2022
21Carlsen, Magnus2830Rapport, Richard26541-071C18Almaty2022
22Carlsen, Magnus2830Martirosyan, Haik M.27451-032A01Almaty2022
23Artemiev, Vladislav2803Carlsen, Magnus28301/2-1/220E37Almaty2022
24Dubov, Daniil2792Carlsen, Magnus28301/2-1/230A46Almaty2022
25Carlsen, Magnus2830Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27331/2-1/238C80Almaty2022
26Carlsen, Magnus2830Fedoseev, Vladimir27331/2-1/242D30Almaty2022
27Nakamura, Hikaru2909Carlsen, Magnus28301/2-1/221D41Almaty2022
28Giri, Anish2792Carlsen, Magnus28300-141C18Almaty2022
29Carlsen, Magnus2830Yu, Yangyi28071/2-1/246E10Almaty2022
30Duda, Jan Krzysztof2773Carlsen, Magnus28300-154A40Almaty2022
31Carlsen, Magnus2830Tomashevsky, Evgeny26981-027C65Almaty2022
32Cheparinov, Ivan2623Carlsen, Magnus28300-153E10Almaty2022
33Carlsen, Magnus2830Tsydypov, Zhamsaran25931-039A01Almaty2022
34Kovalev, Vladislav2556Carlsen, Magnus28300-159C01Almaty2022
35Carlsen, Magnus2834Maghsoodloo, Parham26561-028B67Almaty2022
36Carlsen, Magnus2834Caruana, Fabiano27471/2-1/231E10Almaty2022
37Artemiev, Vladislav2727Carlsen, Magnus28341-034E11Almaty2022
38Carlsen, Magnus2834Keymer, Vincent25901-048E04Almaty2022
39Quparadze, Giga2538Carlsen, Magnus28340-157C07Almaty2022
40Carlsen, Magnus2834Dubov, Daniil27121/2-1/235A01Almaty2022
41Fedoseev, Vladimir2741Carlsen, Magnus28341/2-1/247E11Almaty2022
42Carlsen, Magnus2834Van Foreest, Jorden26931-042A13Almaty2022
43Erigaisi Arjun2628Carlsen, Magnus28341/2-1/244A45Almaty2022
44Carlsen, Magnus2834Abdusattorov, Nodirbek26761-035A01Almaty2022
45Tomashevsky, Evgeny2628Carlsen, Magnus28340-150A40Almaty2022
46Carlsen, Magnus2834Hansen, Eric25791-038A01Almaty2022
47Ter-Sahakyan, Samvel2531Carlsen, Magnus28340-142C18Almaty2022
48Maghsoodloo, Parham2721Carlsen, Magnus28561/2-1/239A50Mayrhofen2022
49Carlsen, Magnus2856Baldauf, Marco25061-044A48Mayrhofen2022
50Korobov, Anton2672Carlsen, Magnus28560-134D04Mayrhofen2022