Sergey Karjakin facts for kids
|Full name||Sergey Karjakin|
(#6 in the April 2014 FIDE World Rankings)
|Peak rating||2780 (January 2013)|
He was a chess prodigy and holds the record for both the youngest international master, eleven years and eleven months, and grandmaster in history, at the age of twelve years and seven months.
On 25 July 2009 Karjakin adopted Russian citizenship and will henceforth be playing for Russia.
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