On Magnus Carlsen’s 26th Birthday, we bring you some of the lesser known facts about the number one ranked player in the World, who was also the youngest Grand Master when he became one on January 1, 2010. He’s now the third youngest grandmaster of all time.
Countries, check. Capitals, Check
By the time Magnus Carlsen was 5 years old, he could name almost all the countries in the world, with their capitals and as well as their population. He was always smart, wasn’t he?
A sports enthusiast since 2003 with my first experience of connecting with sports being the Cricket World Cup 2003. Studying Engineering in Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, University of Delhi, but pretty sure will not become an Engineer.