A cheating feud involving world champion Magnus Carlsen and a 19-year-old prodigy is rocking the chess world

Published September 20, 2022


Insider interviewed Kenneth Regan, associate professor of computer science and engineering, about cheating accusations casted by world champion Magnus Carlsen against Hans Niemann.

Regan, a chess cheating expert, said during Chess24’s broadcast of the Julia Baer Generation Cup that he didn't see anything in Niemann's play at the Sinquefield Cup to suggest he cheated. “Niemann played well. But not too well,” he said.

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