Magnus Carlsen has been the world’s number one player for more than a decade, has won more super-tournaments than anyone ever and is still in his prime. He is the only player to repeatedly win the world championships in classical, speed and blitz chess formats. This book details his remarkable rise and how he acquired the crucial skills of 21st-century grandmaster chess.
- An essential guide to 60 memorable games from the 21st century's most explosive chess player
- These 60 games from 2003 to 2020 explain the unique characteristics of the 'Mozart of chess', including his unrivaled versatility and the way he can evaluate the 'playability' of chess positions
- Packed with insights that will enable all chess players and chess students to improve, and play like Magnus