Norwegian world champion Magnus Carlsen last week accused 19-year-old Niemann of cheating
US international grandmaster Hans Niemann waits his turn to move during a second-round chess game against Jeffery Xiong on the second day of the Saint Louis Chess Club Fall Chess Classic in St. Louis, Missouri. Pic/AFP
American international grandmaster Hans Niemann said on Wednesday he “won’t back down,” after the chess platform chess.com reported he has “probably cheated more than 100 times” in online games. Norwegian world champion Magnus Carlsen last week accused 19-year-old Niemann of cheating.
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