In chess, Magnus Carlsen achieves the highest FIDE rating of all time.

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Magnus Carlsen

Carlsen in 2012
Full nameSven Magnus Øen Carlsen
CountryNorway
Born30 November 1990 (age 22)
TønsbergVestfoldNorway
TitleGrandmaster
FIDE rating2861 (January 2013)
Peak rating2861 (January 2013)
RankingNo. 1 (January 2013)
Peak rankingNo. 1 (January 2010)


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