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Magnus Carlsen among “The sexiest men of 2013”

The famous women’s magazine Cosmopolitan composed a list of “The sexiest men of 2013” for its UK edition. The fifth name among the 23 is Magnus Carlsen.

Cosmopolitan says: “Chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen might just have converted us to the board game. The 22-year-old Norwegian will be competing in the game’s world championships in London and we’ll definitely be getting our geek on and tuning in.”

Magnus Carlsen Vishy Anand 2013

Magnus Carlsen

(Note: The Cosmopolitan article first appeared on 12th March but was then taken down until 25th March)

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