The World Chess Championship Match 2016, between current World Chess Champion, Magnus Carlsen of Norway and his challenger, Sergey Karjakin of Russia, will be held from 11 to 30 November 2016. The venue will be the Fulton Market building, in New York City, United States of America. The match will consist of 12 games of classical chess. 6.5 points wins the match outright — if the score is even after 12 games, there will be tie-breaks.
Carlsen Retains World Title in New York City
The World Chess Championship match between defending Champion, Magnus Carlsen of Norway and his challenger, Russia’s Sergey Karjakin, concluded in New York City on November 30th. It saw Carlsen retain his title, on what was also his 26th birthday. It was by no means a convincing performance, however, one would have […check it out!]