Chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen Joins Unibet Chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen Joins Unibet

Chess world champion and Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen has inked a deal with Unibet, The Kindred Group’s global sports betting brand, as a Global Ambassador.

In a press conference in Stockholm, Sweden, held late last week, Carlsen, along with Chief Commercial Officer at Kindred Group Rhodri Darch, made the announcement that the pair would be partnering for the next two years.

Carlsen stated that “there a lot of the same values and interests in sports and related stats” between him and the operator.