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Magnus Carlsen Breaks Silence Amid Bizarre Chess Cheating Scandal

Magnus Carlsen has broken his silence during the greatest chess cheating scandal in the history of the sport.

The 31-year-old Norwegian chess grandmaster was defeated during the third round of the 2022 Sinquefield Cup by 19-year-old American grandmaster Hans Niemann.

Magnus later tweeted a cryptic video of Portuguese football manager José Mourinho saying: “I prefer really not to speak. If I speak I am in big trouble,” implying cheating.

Elon Musk then reshared a post which offered a theory as to how the cheating occurred: “Currently obsessed with the notion that Hans Niemann has been cheating at the Sinquefield Cup chess tournament using wireless anal beads that vibrate him the correct moves.”

The drama continued when Magnus abruptly resigned after making a single move in his highly anticipated rematch with Hans.

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