Exciting news from the effervescent world of international chess............
Carlsen wins the 4th London Classic
Magnus Carlsen of Norway has won the 4th London Classic in style, irrespective of the result of his final game. Magnus' Live rating, currently 2862.4 is an all time record and has surpassed Garry Kasparov's record of 2851
which stood for 13 years. The new rating list will be published on January 1st 2013. Magnus became world number
one at the London Chess Classic and he has made history again here.
We look forward to seeing him in London again in 2013 when he begins his world title attempt in the Candidates
Matches. He truly is at the top of the chess world.