Chess Match-fixing and Cheating

The “Just Checking” section which closes each issue of the best Chess magazine in the world, New In Chess, is a Q&A with people in the world of Chess. In the latest issue, 2019/6

Grandmaster Simen Agdestein

answers the questions posed.

The antepenultimate question is: “If you could change any one thing in the chess world, what would it be?”

Agdestein: “Stop agreed draws. That’s match-fixing and cheating and not OK.”