Who will win the 2016 Chess Championship? Home › Forums › Chess News › Who will win the 2016 Chess Championship? Tagged: Magnus Carlsen, Sergey Karjakin, World Championship This topic contains 4 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by deuts 10 months, 1 week ago. Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total) Author Posts April 25, 2016 at 10:05 am #84 deutsKeymaster Take your side now. Who do you think will win this years world championship? The defending world champion, Magnus Carlsen, or the challenger, Sergey Karjakin? May 5, 2016 at 9:34 am #943 Percy I think I’d go for the underdog. Count my vote in for Sergey Karjakin! May 17, 2016 at 11:03 pm #1690 dyunie Magnus is still unbeatable in match games. No doubt he will retain the title. May 18, 2016 at 1:56 pm #1700 deutsKeymaster That was not the case in the last Championship cycle. Anand grabbed the first lead in the match, if I remember it right. June 22, 2016 at 9:38 pm #2879 deutsKeymaster I’m closing this thread to give way for the poll that’s posted here. Author Posts Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total) The topic ‘Who will win the 2016 Chess Championship?’ is closed to new replies.