3 January 2011, Kuala Lumpur – ICC wishes Happy New Year 2011 and liked the picture for viewers to see it. Recently FIDE has released the new ratings list for the month of January 2011 and can be seen from the table below, GM Magnus Carlsen has reclaimed his number one spot in the world rankings of chess players.
The performance of the London Chess Classic 2010 played in during the month of December 2010 helped Carlsen to reignite his number one status with a 2814 ratings point.
To look at Malaysia’s top 100 chess players for January 2011, please click here.
To watch a free video chess game between GM Joel Benjamin and Romanishin during the Moscow Open 1987 courtesy of ICC, please click here.