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Twitter CEO Elon Musk’s tweets have dominated the platform since he took over as owner last month, but his posts over the past week were eclipsed by one Cristiano Ronaldo tweet in terms of popularity, with the soccer star sharing what’s already being considered an iconic image of himself engaged in a chess match with longtime rival Lionel Messi.

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The tweet, posted Saturday, shows an ad for French fashion brand Louis Vuitton shot by famed American photographer Annie Leibovitz, featuring Messi and Ronaldo playing chess on top of a Louis Vuitton briefcase.

As of Wednesday, the tweet had attracted more than 1.9 million interactions, including over 1.7 million likes and around 215,000 retweets, according to data compiled by social media tracking firm NewsWhip.

The image was also immensely popular on Instagram, where it was shared by both Ronaldo and

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