10 random things about Carlsen

10 random things about Carlsen

  1. Carlsen has the ability to memorise thousands of games
  2. Triumph over elder sister kicked off the journey for 8-year-old Carlsen
  3. The Norwegian is a keen skier
  4. The 22-year-old is also a football player
  5. Carlsen doesn’t have a girlfriend at the moment
  6. Carlsen tries to sleep until as close to the start of the game as possible
  7. The World No.1 eats one and a half hours before a game
  8. Carlsen is a member of the gym in his new apartment complex
  9. Named one of “the sexiest men of 2013″ by Cosmopolitan
  10. Appeared alongside Hollywood actor Liv Tyler for the fashion brand G-Star
  • nitz19arg

    a prodigy indeed

  • Tadbanyon

    I’m a little confused by how he can both eat an hour and a half before the start of a game and sleep until as close to the start of a game as possible.

  • Schachfan

    Magnus Carlsen chess games & play style:

    http://chess-db.com/public/pinfo.jsp?id=1503014