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?

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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!


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