Who won FIDE chess championship?

Who won FIDE chess championship?

Magnus Carlsen
World Chess Championship/Latest winners

Who won 2013 Chess Worldcup?

Vladimir Kramnik
2013 FIDE World Cup winner Vladimir Kramnik. The Chess World Cup 2013 was a 128-player single-elimination chess tournament, played between 11 August and 2 September 2013, in the hotel Scandic Tromsø in Tromsø, Norway. It was won by Vladimir Kramnik, who defeated Dmitry Andreikin 2½–1½ in the final match.

Where is the World chess championship 2021?

Dubai Exhibition Centre
World Chess Championship 2021/Location

It was held under the auspices of FIDE and played during Expo 2020 at Dubai Exhibition Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, between 24 November and 12 December 2021.

Will there be a chess championship in 2022?

FIDE and World Chess are pleased to announce the 2022 Grand Prix Series that will take place in February — April of 2022 and will consist of three tournaments.

Who was the chess world champion before Magnus?

Magnus Carlsen has been world champion since he defeated Viswanathan Anand in 2013. He successfully defended the title in 2014, 2016, 2018, and 2021.

Who is the current World Chess Champion 2021?

Nodirbek Abdusattorov (Uzbekistan), won the World Rapid Chess Championship 2021 by defeating Ian Nepomniachtchi (Russia) in a tiebreaker and dethroning Magnus Carlsen, the current World Number 1. 2020 FIDE Championship was won by Magnus Carlsen.

Why is Wesley So not in candidates 2021?

If he seriously thinks about the title, he would do things differently. He would prioritize competitions which are part of championship cycle. Instead he participated in the US championship and said he was too exhausted for the 2021 Grand Swiss.

Who qualified for 2022 candidates?


Qualification method Player
Candidate nominated by FIDE Teimour Radjabov
The top two finishers at the Chess World Cup 2021 Jan-Krzysztof Duda (winner)
Sergey Karjakin (runner-up)
The top two finishers in the FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament 2021 Alireza Firouzja (winner)

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