Kirsan Ilyumzhinov


Carlsen’s request for postponement of World Championship denied

  In a recent press conference, FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov denied GM Magnus Carlsen’s request to have the 2014 World Championship match postponed at a later date. The match which is scheduled to be held in Sochi, Russia from November 5 to 24 will continue as scheduled. Ilyumzhinov further stated […]

Magnus Carlsen