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World chess champion Magnus Carlsen accuses Hans Niemann of cheating

World chess champion Magnus Carlsen accuses Hans Niemann of cheating

Magnus Carlsen says he won’t play Hans Niemann again because he thinks Niemann “cheated more – and more recently – than he has publicly admitted”. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images Magnus Carlsen says he won’t play Hans Niemann again because he thinks Niemann “cheated more – and more recently – …

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Magnus Carlsen rips Hans Niemann in final chapter of chess feud and accuses him of cheating

Magnus Carlsen rips Hans Niemann in final chapter of chess feud and accuses him of cheating

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Magnus Carlsen flatly accused Hans Niemann of cheating in a lengthy statement on Monday. Carlsen, the world’s No.1 ranked chess player, explained his decision to withdraw from the Sinquefield Cup earlier this month and quit their Julius Baer Generation Cup match with Niemann after a blow. Niemann …

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Chess champion breaks silence on 'Anal Bead' cheating controversy

Chess champion breaks silence on ‘Anal Bead’ cheating controversy

Photo: Arun Sankar (Getty Images) After nearly a month of anal bead memes and chess drama, world champion Magnus Carlsen finally opened up about his stunning loss to 19-year-old grandmaster Hans Niemann and his shocking stunts that followed afterwards. Long story short: he thinks Niemann is a cheat, down the line and online, and he …

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Grandmaster Carlsen digs deeper trench on online chess cheating debacle

Grandmaster Carlsen digs deeper trench on online chess cheating debacle

Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen continues to make sly remarks to imply that his rival Hans Niemann is cheating in his games.Photo: ARUN SANKAR/AFP (Getty Images) The ongoing chess cheating scandal won’t go away, and it seems like the rest of us are just pawns going from charge to charge. Earlier this week, in a preliminary match …

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Chess sex toy cheating scandal explained: World No 1 Magnus Carlsen and Hans Niemann in wild sports controversy

Chess sex toy cheating scandal explained: World No 1 Magnus Carlsen and Hans Niemann in wild sports controversy

It’s not often that the world of mainstream sports shines a spotlight on chess, but allegations of a sex toy-centric cheating scandal have captured the attention of many. On September 19, Magnus Carlsen, world number one and world chess champion since 2013, unexpectedly resigned as he faced Hans Niemann in the sixth round of the …

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The 'cheating' scandal tearing the chess community apart, explained

The ‘cheating’ scandal tearing the chess community apart, explained

On Monday, reigning world chess champion Magnus Carlsen made just one move against his opponent, US grandmaster Hans Niemann, then resigned, spreading panic in the chess world over a growing scandal seemingly unresolved. Carlsen essentially refusing to play against Niemann increases speculation about Carlsen’s abrupt withdrawal from a tournament in St. Louis after losing to …

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The cheating scandal rocking the chess world has a new wrinkle

The cheating scandal rocking the chess world has a new wrinkle

Magnus Carlsen (left) and Hans Niemann face off at the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis on September 4. The two had a rematch on Monday, but Carlsen only played one shot before resigning from the match. Crystal Fuller/Grand Chess Tour hide caption toggle caption Crystal Fuller/Grand Chess Tour Magnus Carlsen (left) and Hans Niemann face …

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Magnus Carlsen quits Sinquefield Cup amid Niemann failures ‘cheating’ fury

The chess world is in turmoil after world champion Magnus Carlsen pulled out of a major tournament for the first time in his career amid frenzied speculation over whether an opponent cheated. On Monday, organizers of the $500,000 (£433,000) Sinquefield Cup announced additional anti-cheating precautions, including a 15-minute delay in broadcast moves and increased radio …

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