The Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen defended the title of world champion chess.
After draws 12 classic games to the world chess crown between Carlsen and American Fabiano Caruana the great masters had tieterak. The winner would decide within the framework of & # 39; four & # 39; Rapid games under rules 25 minutes per game and 10 seconds per lap. Finally, Carlsen won the first three games and defended the title of his world.
Arrange for the world title. tie break
Fabiano Caruana (USA) – Magnus Carlsen (Norway) – 0: 3
Score of the game – 6: 9
Note that the Norwegian & # 39; 27 years is the title of & # 39; world champion in 2013 and & # 39; London had a third defense & # 39; success.
Interestingly, the prize fund of the game was & # 39; million. Carlsen received 60%, and the rest of & # 39; 450,000 euros went to Caruana. In addition, the chess players of the game will share 20% of the money earned from the sale of & # 39; television broadcasts paid.
Recall Maria Muzychuk won the bronze of the women's world championship, while the Chinese Ju Wenjun successfully defend the title & # 39; champion.