Firouzja Breaks Record: Youngest 2800 Chess Player in History!

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While there are currently over a thousand grandmasters in the world, only 14 players in history had crossed the 2800-rating barrier. GM Alireza Firouzja is the most recent addition to the 2800-club after scoring a sensational 8/9 at the European Team Championship.

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Komente: 223

  • Veridicus Maximus
    Veridicus MaximusMinutë më parë

    Why is every video clip on here not Classic - that's what his 2800 rating was in? Not one thing in this video had anything to do with the title of it.

  • Phuc L. Nguyen
    Phuc L. Nguyen6 orë më parë

    He's obviously a super genius! Let's wait for coming up few years.

  • Kadi Oo
    Kadi Oo19 orë më parë

    😈💜

  • Hossein Lavasani
    Hossein Lavasani21 orë më parë

    Greeting from Tehran,Iran.Keep it up Alireza and keep going on!

  • Jimmy
    JimmyDitë më parë

    0:25 Alireza lost this game, and he also lost the match VS Fedoseev.

  • Fabio Bonetta
    Fabio BonettaDitë më parë

    Touched by the Gods

  • short films
    short filmsDitë më parë

    Persian talent 💪✌️

  • Hanif Bahari
    Hanif BahariDitë më parë

    The best comment from Anish Giri, "He's scripted" 😂

  • OmniversoSinDios
    OmniversoSinDiosDitë më parë

    and the dude is only 18 and he´s by far superior than most GM in the world

  • Bobing
    Bobing2 ditë më parë

    It would have been much better if you had shown important games. Here we see his talent at swinging bullet games, but this achievement is not about online bullet flags but about classical masterpieces. The guy went 8/9 in his last tournament and won the Grand Swiss this month and there's no picture if it. Just bullet swings of random online tournaments

  • Bill My
    Bill My3 ditë më parë

    Well this isnt fair. Magnus broke at 17 on live rating. If it was by the end of the month it could have been formal. It's not fair

  • Bill My

    Bill My

    2 ditë më parë

    @Secret Wars - Michael Jordan vids channel u obviously know nothing about chess. Calrsen broke at 17 on live rating

  • Secret Wars - Michael Jordan vids channel

    Secret Wars - Michael Jordan vids channel

    2 ditë më parë

    He never did. Stop with the bs

  • 9th Circle of Hell
    9th Circle of Hell4 ditë më parë

    Do you hear those footsteps, Magnus? Guess who's coming for you.

  • Foad Asli
    Foad Asli4 ditë më parë

    حالا بجای اینکه زیر پرچم ایران مسابقه بده، این آخوندا بخاطر مسخره بازیاشون کاری کردن که بره فرانسه. اینم کشوره ما داریم آخه؟ دمت گرم علیرضا ادامه بده♥️ Graet job Alireza❤️💫

  • Mridul Sharma
    Mridul Sharma4 ditë më parë

    Imagine being so good that you regularly beat the living shit out of Nakamura. Nakamura. The guy who eats 2400's for breakfast. That's bloody scary.

  • TuhTuhTool
    TuhTuhTool4 ditë më parë

    I think Naka smashed some shit after 2:07.

  • Armo Shady21
    Armo Shady214 ditë më parë

    The Genius Alireza Firouzja . . .

  • Todd Warner
    Todd Warner4 ditë më parë

    Youngest ... So, how old is he?

  • Kevin Worrell
    Kevin Worrell5 ditë më parë

    Alireza is making history. An exceptional prodigious talent. Pennsylvania 🇺🇸 USA cheers you on Firouzja. Magnus is you're arch rival now.☕🙂👍

  • Myrslokstok
    Myrslokstok5 ditë më parë

    Maybe youngest ever over 2900.

  • FxStreamer
    FxStreamer5 ditë më parë

    one would think he got his rating from online chess. what a stupid video

  • konsolebox
    konsolebox5 ditë më parë

    Alireza having similarities to Fischer is sure likable but I'll still side with the old dogs.

  • konsolebox
    konsolebox5 ditë më parë

    Nice thumbnail.

  • majdq8
    majdq85 ditë më parë

    Watching this kid grow up and get stronger and stronger was epic ... everyone's predicition that he would be soon going for the WCC is coming true.

  • sadboitimes
    sadboitimes5 ditë më parë

    Candidates 2022 winner. Bet me

  • Walter White
    Walter White5 ditë më parë

    СЮ вперед!!!

  • Afif Yatid
    Afif Yatid5 ditë më parë

    What a star

  • Yash Mani Gupta
    Yash Mani Gupta5 ditë më parë

    0:05 chess24 OP 😂😂

  • theo rz
    theo rz5 ditë më parë

    From reading all the comments down below or hearing the excitement of the commentators, i thought i was going to see some of the greatest strategic moves in chess history, but all i saw on the board was a guy winning by flagging a lot of his opponents or exploiting the time pressure to do some cheap tricks. It really doesn't take much to impress you people, does it ?

  • Irshad Jeelani

    Irshad Jeelani

    5 ditë më parë

    Most of the videos are from blitz games, watch his classic games and you will know why people are impressed. And the fact that his elo is above 2800 is all we need to get impressed.

  • Mind Eden
    Mind Eden5 ditë më parë

    Seems he is like the only sensation of the last 20 years ..... way too talented and exciting player....

  • Daryll Born

    Daryll Born

    5 ditë më parë

    Yeah lets just forget about Carlsen

  • Ed Milinski
    Ed Milinski5 ditë më parë

    battle of weird people

  • ChessGuru
    ChessGuru5 ditë më parë

    He is not 2800 he is currently 2770 elo rating.

  • João Vitorino

    João Vitorino

    5 ditë më parë

    He is, FIDE page is not updated, he just got 33.8 rating

  • Heavyweight
    Heavyweight5 ditë më parë

    Dislike. For Rensch always being wrong about everything. Yeah, likeable guy, but PLEASE get his ass off the air. REPLACE RENSCH WITH A GRANDMASTER. PLEASE! WE DON'T WANT TO WATCH INACCURACIES COMMENTATING!

  • Vision
    Vision5 ditë më parë

    This is Federer-Nadal. I suspect Firo will need one or two go's in WCC matches before he takes the crown.

  • omrak2000
    omrak20005 ditë më parë

    So proud🤘 Happy he left Iran to be focused on his game

  • ms shingo
    ms shingo5 ditë më parë

    All Heil to the new King :)

  • Lalit Arora
    Lalit Arora5 ditë më parë

    Will this stonk?

  • Shayan Firoozi
    Shayan Firoozi5 ditë më parë

    Persians Proud of you Alireza Firouzja ✌💯

  • darlingtoncd
    darlingtoncd5 ditë më parë

    Am I missing something? At 2:38, in the background the chess board is set up wrong, behinf Firouja, (white square is on the left side - with the black rook on it).

  • darlingtoncd

    darlingtoncd

    2 ditë më parë

    @me times Looks like I might be mistaken. The board may be behind him and that's a reflection in a mirror so it would appear reversed🤦‍♂️

  • me times

    me times

    2 ditë më parë

    what a observation

  • Javier Sánchez
    Javier Sánchez5 ditë më parë

    I would wipe the floor with this dude in chess.😎

  • Kian M.Tamar
    Kian M.Tamar5 ditë më parë

    It was easier for Magnus to beat Vishy Anand for the title of champion than it will be for Alireza to beat Magnus.

  • kunal kabra

    kunal kabra

    5 ditë më parë

    He was 44 .. and I am not saying by any means that magnus is not a better player he is way class then Vishy but age does Matter ...u will see how age will affect MG future games

  • sasan ghaffari
    sasan ghaffari5 ditë më parë

    goosebumps all over!!!

  • Evil Genius
    Evil Genius5 ditë më parë

    Most overrated player of all time 😂😂😂 Magnus will easily beat him

  • Christian Castro
    Christian Castro5 ditë më parë

    Next title: youngest world champ

  • Aleksi Nako
    Aleksi Nako5 ditë më parë

    He is really tricky that’s epic this guy will be first on the chess boards he got so much talent and a lot concentration

  • Flo Elessar
    Flo Elessar5 ditë më parë

    FeelsStrongMan

  • Jonathan van den Berg
    Jonathan van den Berg5 ditë më parë

    The Alireza Firouzja era is upon us.

  • Herr Pouya
    Herr Pouya5 ditë më parë

    Bravo Alireza Firouzja

  • Hossein Sarlak
    Hossein Sarlak5 ditë më parë

    Best!

  • Naresh Biswas
    Naresh Biswas5 ditë më parë

    F**k 🔥🔥🔥 goosebumps...

  • Conrad Shockley
    Conrad Shockley5 ditë më parë

    God bless whoever made the thumbnail

  • JSSTyger
    JSSTyger5 ditë më parë

    Is this a chess video or am I watching the Kentucky Derby?

  • Werner Hizenberg
    Werner Hizenberg5 ditë më parë

    wow

  • Iskender Tavaldiev
    Iskender Tavaldiev5 ditë më parë

    2804*

  • Raghuveer Dubagunta
    Raghuveer Dubagunta5 ditë më parë

    I think it's still gonna take some time for him to become the World Champion, but he's on the right track.

  • TuhTuhTool

    TuhTuhTool

    4 ditë më parë

    Kasparov was worldchampion at 22 and Firouzja is 18 right now. I think it's possible to see him at least qualify for the candidates next time.

  • Phub Bing
    Phub Bing5 ditë më parë

    in the future, he will be magnus opponent in the world chess championship. F as in Fischer!!

  • Mark A Cesare
    Mark A Cesare5 ditë më parë

    Definitely someone to watch and a future contender for the world championship itself! We're living in another springtime for chess!

  • Satar Khan

    Satar Khan

    5 ditë më parë

    I just don't get it. I thought any tournament organizer don't pay anything to any player in advance they just hand out the pre arranged prizes to the top 4 or 6 if players get that far accordingly

  • Robert Hewitt
    Robert Hewitt5 ditë më parë

    The thumbnail is good on so many levels

  • Lythien Thong
    Lythien Thong5 ditë më parë

    Man it's hard to grasp the fact that he's in my generation...

  • Deus vult
    Deus vult6 ditë më parë

    Candidates will be the true test of his strength. He's likely overrated (FIDE) currently.

  • Yhxpel1005

    Yhxpel1005

    5 ditë më parë

    Hee has been gaining many points in every tournament he plays. He is still underrated at 2800 lol

  • Kambiz Saffarizadeh

    Kambiz Saffarizadeh

    5 ditë më parë

    Hater

  • DHRUV YADAV

    DHRUV YADAV

    6 ditë më parë

    I have seen you somewhere 😂

  • へんたい
    へんたい6 ditë më parë

    He looks like D-low

  • へんたい

    へんたい

    6 ditë më parë

    @DHRUV YADAV No like literally d low the beatboxer

  • DHRUV YADAV

    DHRUV YADAV

    6 ditë më parë

    your pfp already shows your intentions😂

  • Sanket Kale
    Sanket Kale6 ditë më parë

    he is gaining great feats in classical and u r showing his tricks for flagging opponents..🥴

  • Benjamin Guth
    Benjamin Guth6 ditë më parë

    Kind of funny to celebrate Alireza's FiDE rating with exclusively clips of him playing bullet and blitz.

  • The Dark Sage
    The Dark Sage6 ditë më parë

    Magnus has had a good run, but I think his day in the Sun is setting. Chess Players seem to be a lot like Mathematicians. They do their best work in their 20's.

  • Jimmy

    Jimmy

    Ditë më parë

    Why are people burying Magnus suddenly? He's still 2856 with nobody except Alireza scraping 2800.. I give Magnus a good couple more years as world champion, or maybe losing to Alireza, then getting it back one more time, then finally passing the torch a la Kasparov-Karpov

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    4 ditë më parë

    @THRIFT HUNTING TVwait 10 years is the EARLIEST alireza becomes world champ? Or LATEST? or APPROXIMATE time or becoming world champ?

  • Bobby Bobby

    Bobby Bobby

    4 ditë më parë

    We will see. Magnus is still a lot stronger than Alireza, but we will see where they are both at 1 year from now.

  • konsolebox

    konsolebox

    5 ditë më parë

    Magnus is still in his great form though.

  • THRIFT HUNTING TV

    THRIFT HUNTING TV

    5 ditë më parë

    firoujza will be world champion 10 years from now hehe

  • Leigh Kaposi
    Leigh Kaposi6 ditë më parë

    2800 in classical and just shows bullet/blitz lol ok

  • Dawiny Bastos
    Dawiny Bastos6 ditë më parë

    Eu posso dizer que vi carlsen e firouzja.

  • Siavash Sabet
    Siavash Sabet6 ditë më parë

    Watching him play gives me chills! A legend is born!

  • Kevin McMahon
    Kevin McMahon6 ditë më parë

    I’m sure we’ll see him at the next candidates tournament.

  • roydon dsa

    roydon dsa

    6 ditë më parë

    Can you give your prediction if he reaches candidates ?

  • Shap

    Shap

    6 ditë më parë

    He's literally qualified for it lmao

  • DHRUV YADAV

    DHRUV YADAV

    6 ditë më parë

    he is already qualified so 😂your point

  • digitalgravity
    digitalgravity6 ditë më parë

    Firoujza pac-maned Naka's pawns, lol.

  • Ben McIlwain
    Ben McIlwain6 ditë më parë

    Dislike.

  • DHRUV YADAV

    DHRUV YADAV

    6 ditë më parë

    yourself 😂

  • V For Vendetta = Restart

    V For Vendetta = Restart

    6 ditë më parë

    Dislike your face

  • Crowstar 90
    Crowstar 906 ditë më parë

    "All Fedoseev had to do was take the draw" He is so good that even an amateur like me won't go for the draw, just watching his amazing plays makes me want to play a game, same with magnus.

  • I AM SLAPSOIL
    I AM SLAPSOIL6 ditë më parë

    He started joining tournament at 12? Or started chess at 12? If he started at 12 that is just amazing how he learned so quick.

  • Bill My

    Bill My

    2 ditë më parë

    @Kian M.Tamar iran was very weak at chess so no surprise that he won iran championship

  • Kian M.Tamar

    Kian M.Tamar

    5 ditë më parë

    He started learning chess in 2012 when he was 8 years old. By 12 was already Iranian champion. He became a GM in 2018. In 2019 he crossed 2700 at age 16. In 2021 he crossed 2800 at age 18. From becoming a GM to 2800+ rated in just 3 years. Insane!! Only 13 players had crossed 2800 before. The same number of the world champions.

  • Shiro Neko

    Shiro Neko

    5 ditë më parë

    @Burim Saliji he play chess for 8 years now

  • Burim Saliji

    Burim Saliji

    6 ditë më parë

    He started when he was 9 or something, 2013 he said i think,just incredible,cant wait next years he might challenge for the championship even.. 😀

  • Muhammad
    Muhammad6 ditë më parë

    Salam bro Ali

  • Jason McKinney
    Jason McKinney6 ditë më parë

    That ending gave me chills.

  • finmat95
    finmat956 ditë më parë

    Magnus: FINALLY A WORTHY OPPONENT!

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    2 ditë më parë

    @R R "w"esley "s"o

  • Muhammad Murtadha

    Muhammad Murtadha

    3 ditë më parë

    Good

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    4 ditë më parë

    @Peter the Cheese I want alireza Vs Wesley in 9LX!

  • Peter the Cheese

    Peter the Cheese

    5 ditë më parë

    Lol Nepo is already buried. Nobody takes him seriously and everyone wants Magnus vs Alireza

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    5 ditë më parë

    @Ermal Morina bobby fischer? eugene torre? wesley so? magnus carlsen who admitted to being 'deeply ashamed' of the loss to wesley so in 2019 fischer random world championship?

  • Burim Saliji
    Burim Saliji6 ditë më parë

    Congrats firouzja what an amazing player 👏👏👏🥳

  • V For Vendetta = Restart
    V For Vendetta = Restart6 ditë më parë

    Alireza Iran proud of you , hope soon Mullas leave the country and you compete for your own flag Iran 🇮🇷 ❤

  • Juan Hoyos
    Juan Hoyos6 ditë më parë

    the Djokovic of chess

  • First

    First

    5 ditë më parë

    Except without the charming personality

  • Corteum9000
    Corteum90006 ditë më parë

    He's going to be the first to reach 3000 FIDE. Calling it now. 💪

  • Corteum9000

    Corteum9000

    3 ditë më parë

    @Anthony Pham You're really struggling with the fact that someone you don't know on the internet does not share your beliefs about the future? haha You have my sympathies!

  • Anthony Pham

    Anthony Pham

    4 ditë më parë

    @Corteum9000 Literally everyone in these comments is saying the same thing except you. If you want to ignore what we say, go on ahead.

  • Corteum9000

    Corteum9000

    4 ditë më parë

    @Anthony Pham Well since you seem to be the self appointed know it all, how about you explain it all for us? then you can let others be judge of it lol

  • Anthony Pham

    Anthony Pham

    4 ditë më parë

    @Corteum9000 You sure seem to like talking about the future for someone who calls others prophets. The future will do you some good too, because maybe then you'll be able to understand how the real world works.

  • Corteum9000

    Corteum9000

    4 ditë më parë

    @Anthony Pham Crush enough of them and anything's possible. But let's see what the future holds, shall we? Or else feel free to add some more predictions! Modern day prophets always amuse me! :D

  • Hooman Jamalreza
    Hooman Jamalreza6 ditë më parë

    what a time to be alive with Firouzja around!

  • Himanshu Yadav

    Himanshu Yadav

    5 ditë më parë

    @Kay 😂😂

  • Kay

    Kay

    5 ditë më parë

    @Corteum9000 I agree, the last 50 points are the easiest to gain and maintain.

  • Corteum9000

    Corteum9000

    5 ditë më parë

    @Kay So far so good! It's not that far to go now. Only another 50 or so points lol Time will tell!

  • Kay

    Kay

    5 ditë më parë

    @Corteum9000 You mean reached his peak Age? Maybe Firouzja has peaked on the chess board right now, who knows.... The only thing we know is that Alireza has a mountain to climb before he's on Magnus level, but it will surely be an interesting climb...

  • Corteum9000

    Corteum9000

    5 ditë më parë

    @Django Leo It's easy to say Firouzja has 'zero chance' when the boy is still maturing and hasn't even reached his peak. To put things in perspecive, though, Magnus didn't reach 2800 at 18 years old. So judging by Firouzja's rate of progress, and assuming it continues its upward ascent (seems likely given the last few years of progress), it would only seem logical to conclude that Alireza is on track to surpass Magnus at some point in the near future.

  • Helmut Rubio
    Helmut Rubio6 ditë më parë

    but this is bullet and blitz... he got 2800 in classic

  • TuhTuhTool

    TuhTuhTool

    4 ditë më parë

    Showing winning positions in classic is less dramatic, but you're right

  • HEXi LuCiFeR
    HEXi LuCiFeR6 ditë më parë

    Goat

  • Kay
    Kay6 ditë më parë

    Carlsen retires in what, 30 years'ish? That's when Firouzja takes over the Classical crown. Notice i wrote "Classical", rapid and blitz will be a different story.

  • Sin eco
    Sin eco6 ditë më parë

    Magnus dislikes it ;)

  • The Higher Space
    The Higher Space6 ditë më parë

    Amazing talent .. Still on Team Magnus though .. Can't wait for them to play a classical game whith this crazy alireza form. shame alireza is not playing Tata steel

  • TuhTuhTool

    TuhTuhTool

    4 ditë më parë

    @Hailemichael Abat I think he was also still pissed after the incident during the last match. When they tried to move the board to another place of the room just so Giri and van Foreest could play their game on board 1 or something like that.

  • Hailemichael Abat

    Hailemichael Abat

    5 ditë më parë

    It is not that they didn't invite him. Rather they didn't reach in terms with his financial demands. Still so sad that he is not playing

  • Joey VonFeldt
    Joey VonFeldt6 ditë më parë

    Why is this all speed chess? Being quick on Chesscom has nothing to do with his FIDE rating

  • konsolebox

    konsolebox

    5 ditë më parë

    It still emphasizes capability in a way.

  • Blessing Akporherhe

    Blessing Akporherhe

    5 ditë më parë

    @UNDERGROUND LEAKS f

  • UNDERGROUND LEAKS

    UNDERGROUND LEAKS

    6 ditë më parë

    they obviously want to advertise their website... but pretty much no classic is played there, so they show blitz and bullet clips. still a nice video though

  • robert82747
    robert827476 ditë më parë

    Magnus worried, don't think so.

  • Barkimwai
    Barkimwai6 ditë më parë

    Iran wants him back!

  • Kambiz Saffarizadeh

    Kambiz Saffarizadeh

    5 ditë më parë

    He is still Iranian (and French dual national)

  • Gerhard Symons
    Gerhard Symons6 ditë më parë

    Great news!

  • Exelmans
    Exelmans6 ditë më parë

    The French are a very successful country let’s face it.

  • Areeb Siddiqui

    Areeb Siddiqui

    5 ditë më parë

    @Exelmans Calling a country bad because of their government? Yeah, makes sense. Like the people have a choice as to who gets to rule over them. Firouzja is still very much Iranian. Does play under their flag anymore cause of their government's shitty politics.

  • First

    First

    5 ditë më parë

    Lol "French"

  • Exelmans

    Exelmans

    5 ditë më parë

    V For Vendetta = Restart 2500 years ago? Well, that was long time ago because today even the chess players get the hell out of there. The truth hurts.

  • V For Vendetta = Restart

    V For Vendetta = Restart

    6 ditë më parë

    @Exelmans civilised country ? The country brought Khomeini the leader of Islamic regime (Terrorist) to Iran ? France , England and America couldn't handle Shah's ( King of Iran ) power that's why they botreid on him and brought Terrorists to Iran IN 1979 ! You need to educate yourself or shut your mouth close ! Iran is more civilised country in history ! Iran wrote fist human right 2500 years ago !

  • DHRUV YADAV

    DHRUV YADAV

    6 ditë më parë

    @La Noyee then tell your country to be less trash 😂

  • Anderson Francisco
    Anderson Francisco6 ditë më parë

    beware, dreaming candidates... the Flash of Babol is on his way.

  • Stanislav Hronek
    Stanislav Hronek6 ditë më parë

    Great video but he reached 2803 in classical and you showed mostly bullet but it was still nice.

  • Dieter Kakwurst

    Dieter Kakwurst

    5 ditë më parë

    I agree, a bit weird because he took a break specifically from bullet and blitz to focus on his classical but whatever, it's all in good spirit

  • MODA
    MODA6 ditë më parë

    Winning via flagging in TT has nothing to do with him reaching 2800 , what's the point of this video ?

  • Reza Yamini
    Reza Yamini6 ditë më parë

    علیرضا منتظر اول شدنت هستیم.

  • imnot tushiro

    imnot tushiro

    5 ditë më parë

    Ziad holesh nakonin:D

  • Charan Palavanchu
    Charan Palavanchu6 ditë më parë

    The thumbnail designer deserves a raise...

  • Tilerd

    Tilerd

    Ditë më parë

    I’m putting all my stonks on him

  • digitalgravity

    digitalgravity

    5 ditë më parë

    It is dreadfully phallic, isn't it? 🤣

  • ILMAN AISAR

    ILMAN AISAR

    6 ditë më parë

    Why he designed it like that bro your comment is hilarious

  • حامد موسو
    حامد موسو6 ditë më parë

    Alireza👑

  • Arash M
    Arash M6 ditë më parë

    wow such nice video go Alireza!

  • T Singh
    T Singh6 ditë më parë

    He only started playing chess at 9 years old. Amazing

  • samp

    samp

    5 ditë më parë

    @Sebastian Josefsson 36 here, never too late

  • Sebastian Josefsson

    Sebastian Josefsson

    5 ditë më parë

    I wish i started to play that early lmao. I started to play at 26yrs yrs old

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    5 ditë më parë

    @Fan Zhang that's exactly what i meant.......

  • Fan Zhang

    Fan Zhang

    5 ditë më parë

    @J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan really made his achievement that much crazier. Yeah typically 4-5 is when most of the elite players started, 9/10 is old with today’s standard. The fact he only played chess for less than 10 years and is currently world number 2 is mind boggling.

  • J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    J Bruce Feynman Niccolo P. Bentulan

    5 ditë më parë

    wow you'd think these prodigies all started at 4 years old or something. wow......... Edit: re the reply ' really made his achievement that much crazier. Yeah typically 4-5 is when most of the elite players started, 9/10 is old with today’s standard. The fact he only played chess for less than 10 years and is currently world number 2 is mind boggling.' --> that's exactly what i meant.....

  • Mesa 1998
    Mesa 19986 ditë më parë

    Congrats, the future is coming..

  • Mark Callaghan
    Mark Callaghan6 ditë më parë

    Next years world champ i think

  • The Higher Space

    The Higher Space

    6 ditë më parë

    @Mark Callaghan He hinted at that every time ... he is basically going to retire when he loses the title, could be in many years,,

  • Mark Callaghan

    Mark Callaghan

    6 ditë më parë

    @Jason Koch But I think Magnus will retire after this WC match , he has suggested as much a few times.

  • Jason Koch

    Jason Koch

    6 ditë më parë

    People keep saying this like Magnus is just going to roll over for him. Magnus is still in his prime and is still by far the best player in the world. And he just dispatched Alireza with little trouble in this year's Norway chess. Alireza has been phenomenal over the past few weeks but for people to just assume he's ready to knock off the guy who has been number 1 in the world for the past decade really need to tap the brakes. Alireza has a bright future and he may be world champ one day, but Magnus is going to have a lot to say about when.

  • Charles Lumia
    Charles Lumia6 ditë më parë

    Grats Alireza!

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