World chess champion Magnus Carlsen has always been a difference-maker in society; Whether be it his recent fundraiser endeavors in the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour or his social work activities through his app Play Magnus. However, being a world chess champion comes with a lot of perks, and here’s another million-dollar deal he just signed with Unibet for a noble cause.
The second tournament of the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour 2022, i.e., Charity raised over $150,000 for UNICEF’s humanitarian relief activities in and around Ukraine. Furthermore, the funds have been raised for UNICEF through Play Magnus app, where different celebrities are playing against bot Magnus Carlsen.
Unibet extends its sponsorship deal with Magnus Carlsen
Carlsen wins Charity cup
The world champion adds one more trophy to his tally with a remarkable victory against Polish Grand Master, Jan-Krzysztof Duda, in the charity cup. While Duda played extremely well, he could not clinch the final victory from Magnus Carlsen.
It’s like Carlsen has now made it a habit of winning from tough situations. Opponents and format hardly matter for the World No. 1 anymore. It’s just him and the victory.