InstaForex is happy to announce truly important event in the world of the elite sport. Magnus Carlsen, the face of InstaForex in 2011-2012, has become the new 16th undisputedWorld Chess champion.
The World Chess Championship took place in India’s town Chennai from 9 to 22 of November. Thus, Norwegian contender to the title Magnus Carlsen, played against the current World champion Viswanathan Anand from India. It took young grandmaster only 10 games of 12 scheduled ones to win the championship duel. The results showed that the chess crown found its new holder, Magnus Carlsen. The final match’s score 6.5 - 3.5 proves the convincing victory of the World Champion title favorite. It should be noted that Magnus has become the second youngest World Chess Champion throughout history after Garry Kasparov, the 13th Wcgorld Champion. So, Magnus Carlsen won the title at the age of 22 years and 357 days. A lot of prominent chess players and experts believe that “the Era of Magnus Carlsen” has started. The young gentleman who became the World Champion only at 22 definitely has promising future at the very top of Chess world.
InstaForex sincerely congratulates Magnus Carlsen, his team and fans on the landmark achievement and wishes him to keep the chess crown as long as possible!