Sinquefield Cup champion Fabiano Caruana chats with Seth Stevenson about chess.

How Fabiano Caruana Beat the Chess World Champion (Audio)

How Fabiano Caruana Beat the Chess World Champion (Audio)

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Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM
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“It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion”

An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.

Illustration by Charlie Powell.
Seth Stevenson.

Illustration by Charlie Powell.

Seth Stevenson is the author of “Grandmaster Clash” which was published on Slate on Thursday. In this podcast, Stevenson shares his exclusive interview with chess superstar Fabiano Caruana—who, at 14, became the youngest U.S.-born grandmaster. Stevenson and Caruana discuss his recent win against Magnus Carlsen, the world’s No. 1 chess player, how computers are changing the game, and his thoughts about the world champion system.   

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