Norway’s Carlsen beats US rival to keep chess crown

Norway’s Carlsen beats US rival to keep chess crown

Three-time chess champion Magnus Carlsen on Wednesday successfully defended his world title after demolishing US hopeful Fabiano Caruana in a winner-takes-all finale.

Carlsen still favourite to win chess tiebreaker but Kasparov losing faith

Carlsen still favourite to win chess tiebreaker but Kasparov losing faith

Norway’s Carlsen draws again in World Championship second round

Norway’s Carlsen draws again in World Championship second round

Norway’s Carlsen ends chess game with dramatic draw

Norway’s Carlsen ends chess game with dramatic draw

Can Magnus Carlsen remain world chess champion in face-off with American Fabiano Caruana?

Can Magnus Carlsen remain world chess champion in face-off with American Fabiano Caruana?

Norway chess champ defeated for first time in two years

Norway chess champ defeated for first time in two years

Norway fetes chess champ Carlsen’s tour de force

Norway fetes chess champ Carlsen’s tour de force

Norwegian Carlsen wins third World Chess Championship

Norwegian Carlsen wins third World Chess Championship

Battle for world chess crown heads to final tiebreaker

Battle for world chess crown heads to final tiebreaker

Norway’s chess champ Carlsen pulls even with Russian grandmaster

Norway’s chess champ Carlsen pulls even with Russian grandmaster

Carlsen faces ‘test of manhood’ after loss and post-game meltdown

Carlsen faces ‘test of manhood’ after loss and post-game meltdown

Norwegian and Russian tied in battle for world chess crown

Norwegian and Russian tied in battle for world chess crown

Norway’s Carlsen and Russia’s Karyakin even after four games

Norway’s Carlsen and Russia’s Karyakin even after four games

Chess: an ancient game which goes back to India

Chess: an ancient game which goes back to India

Russian challenges Norway’s Carlsen for world chess crown

Russian challenges Norway’s Carlsen for world chess crown

Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess

Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess

Norway’s chess king Carlsen hopes to fend off Russian grandmaster

Norway’s chess king Carlsen hopes to fend off Russian grandmaster

Carlsen yells swear word in rage at chess loss

Carlsen yells swear word in rage at chess loss

Magnus Carlsen wins rapid chess world title

Magnus Carlsen wins rapid chess world title

Chess genius Carlsen in crisis after fourth loss

Chess genius Carlsen in crisis after fourth loss

Norway chess champ wins three games blind

Norway chess champ wins three games blind

Norway’s new six-year-old chess prodigy

Norway’s new six-year-old chess prodigy

Putin praises Carlsen’s ‘genius’ in Sochi

Putin praises Carlsen’s ‘genius’ in Sochi

Carlsen celebrates with cake, yoga and poker

Carlsen celebrates with cake, yoga and poker

‘Norway is proud of you, Magnus,’ says Solberg

‘Norway is proud of you, Magnus,’ says Solberg

‘I had a feeling today was the day!’: Carlsen

‘I had a feeling today was the day!’: Carlsen

World Chess Champs: Game ten result

World Chess Champs: Game ten result

World Chess Champs: Ninth game, eighth draw

World Chess Champs: Ninth game, eighth draw

World Chess Champs: Draw for marathon men

World Chess Champs: Draw for marathon men

World Chess Champs: Carlsen wins nailbiter

World Chess Champs: Carlsen wins nailbiter

World Chess Champs: Third tie for the titans

World Chess Champs: Third tie for the titans

World Chess Champs: Carlsen draws game 4

World Chess Champs: Carlsen draws game 4

World Chess Champs: Carlsen loses first game

World Chess Champs: Carlsen loses first game

Screaming chess nerd makes chump of police

Screaming chess nerd makes chump of police

Solberg in stalemate over Russian chess match

Solberg in stalemate over Russian chess match

Chess Olympics opens in Tromsø, Norway

Chess Olympics opens in Tromsø, Norway

World body urges Norway chess Olympics rethink

World body urges Norway chess Olympics rethink

Carlsen sets sights on triple chess crown

Carlsen sets sights on triple chess crown

‘You’d be amazed at who beats me online’: Carlsen

‘You’d be amazed at who beats me online’: Carlsen

Chess star arrives home to a hero’s welcome

Chess star arrives home to a hero’s welcome

‘New chess world order’ after Carlsen win

‘New chess world order’ after Carlsen win

Carlsen: Norway’s chess superstar

Carlsen: Norway’s chess superstar

Norway’s Carlsen claims world chess crown

Norway’s Carlsen claims world chess crown

Carlsen on brink of world chess title

Carlsen on brink of world chess title

Carlsen set to be crowned chess champion

Carlsen set to be crowned chess champion

Norway challenges the world to internet chess

Norway challenges the world to internet chess

Carlsen ahead in world chess duel with Anand

Carlsen ahead in world chess duel with Anand

Carlsen draws third game in chess title fight

Carlsen draws third game in chess title fight

Carlsen: ‘Still plenty of time for the crazy’

Carlsen: ‘Still plenty of time for the crazy’

World chess opening duel ends in draw

World chess opening duel ends in draw

Anand and Carlsen set for world chess battle

Anand and Carlsen set for world chess battle

Viswanathan Anand: ‘Perfection in chess’

Viswanathan Anand: ‘Perfection in chess’

Carlsen favourite as chess war begins

Carlsen favourite as chess war begins

Chess pro chooses luxury hotel for title fight

Chess pro chooses luxury hotel for title fight

Ten year old defeats chess no.1 Carlsen

Ten year old defeats chess no.1 Carlsen

Chess prodigy to take own food to India

Chess prodigy to take own food to India