Andrea Botez asked world chess champion Magnus Carlsen “How does the knight move?” in a press conference after a game in the 2021 World Chess Championship. It seems like such an obvious question that it must be a joke of some kind. What’s going on?
During one of the Botez streams, Magnus jokingly asked how the knight moves. Andrea explains in her recent YouTube video.
To answer your question: yes, it is a joke!