Vignir Vatnar Stefansson, born 2003, participated in the first edition of Stockholm Chess Challenge. Now he´s back and even stronger than before. Iceland’s chess prodigy has the ELO-rating 2404 on FIDEs December list and he hunts the International Master title.
Vignir Vatnar Stefansson feels comfortable on swedish soil. He shared the victory in Uppsala Young Champions in late October, yet another success in his young career. The icelandic next chess star belongs to Top 4 in the world among chess players born 2003. A true talent!