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Inside the mind of Magnus Carlsen

9 mins | Dec 1, 2021
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"I am happy to win in any way possible." He is the highest-rated chess player of all time but admits his upcoming world championship match does not excite him. Sean Ingle catches up with the chess world champion before his intriguing showdown with his old rival Ian Nepomniachtchi. to try to get to the bottom of what makes him the player of his generation.

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