'Garry Kasparov, we're waiting with bated
Mid-Day'Garry Kasparov, we're waiting with bated breath'Mid-DayIn 1985, Kasparov became the youngest ever World Champion at 22 years by defeating Anatoly Karpov 13-11, thus winning the last 24th game in a sensational manner when a draw would have sufficed to retain the title. A record eight appearances at the ...and more »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 4:44 am
Xtracon Chess Open 2017 - BusinessWorld
Xtracon Chess Open 2017BusinessWorld Online EditionFormer world champion Anatoly Karpov took part in the 2009 World Blitz Chess Championship and there Aronian took him down pretty quickly with 8...Bb7 9.Rd1 c5 10.d4 Nb4 11.Qb1 Qc8 12.Bg5 Bxg5 13.Nxg5 g6 14.Nce4 Kg7 15.Nd6 1 -- 0. Aronian ...
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 8:43 am
Russian Media Identifies State Duma Deputies
The Moscow TimesRussian Media Identifies State Duma Deputies Who Excelled at Doing Absolutely NothingThe Moscow TimesChess grandmaster Anatoly Karpov, Arctic explorer Arthur Chilingarov and Adam Delimkhanov, a close associate of Chechnya's leader Ramzan Kadyrov, were included on RBC's list of “silent” deputies. All three represent the ruling United Russia party.
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 7:56 am
Chess notes - The Boston Globe
The Boston GlobeChess notesThe Boston GlobeThe historic Biel Chess Festival is celebrating its 50 th anniversary this year. To commemorate the event, a knock-out rapid competition kicking off the festival featured chess legends Anatoly Karpov, 66, Vlastimil Hort, 73, and Rafael Vaganian, 65 ...
Posted on 30 July 2017 | 1:41 pm
U.N. honors Ramapo's Children of Chernobyl
The Journal News | LoHud.comU.N. honors Ramapo's Children of Chernobyl projectThe Journal News | LoHud.comIt was a school trip like no other, memorable for what happened when dozens of Ramapo High School students were behind the Iron Curtain during last ...and more »
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:01 am
Wesley So ends US Championship meltdown with
MANILA, Philippines - Just one more round and the worst tournament in Wesley So's career will be over. On Sunday morning, So showed the high technical skill that made him one of the world's best 10 players by defeating a former world championship challenger in the 10th ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:24 am
Kasparov: Vladimir Putin's Russia a
Chess champion Garry Kasparov outplayed nearly everyone in the world for 22 years. Today the Russian grandmaster is taking on his most formidable opponent, President Vladimir Putin.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:00 pm
Russian authorities cancel Polet Airline’s
Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has canceled Polet Airline’s air operator’s certificate (AOC), following a suspension at the end of 2014 due to financial difficulties. read more
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 7:09 am
Minor planet between Mars and Jupiter named
Viswanathan now has his name among the stars, no literally, he does! A planet discovered in 1988 ...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 3:41 am
World chess champion shares tricks for
Garry Kasparov and his long-time rival Anatoly Karpov — two of the greatest chess players of all-time — took their respective seats around the chess board. The 1990 World Chess Championship was about to begin. The two men would play 24 games to decide ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 5:16 am
August 2015 calendar cmd
5-7:30 p.m., Eric Stein Stage, Oakdale Park. Free. LINDSBORG: Introducing a new Wild Dala Horse. 11 a.m., Anatoly Karpov School of Chess, 106 S. Main. Public invited. LINDSBORG: King Midas & the Muflers band. 8 p.m., Swensson Park Bandshell. Free admission.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:13 pm
New names top Russia’s championship as a
Its winners included the legends Mikhail Botvinnik, Boris Spassky, Mikhail Tal, Anatoly Karpov and Garry Kasparov. It often lasted a month and up to 20 rounds and it was played before packed audiences in Moscow, Leningrad or Kiev. Combative, tactical games ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 8:37 am
Checkmate! 40 Questions with Hikaru Nakamura
I think I'm still on the way up. Was (former world champion) Anatoly Karpov past his peak when you beat him in 2009? Yeah absolutely. He's an example of the older generation. He was peaking in his late 30s, around 1990. One thing that I really respect ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 9:11 pm
Checkmate! Forty Questions with America’s
I think I’m still on the way up. Was (former world champion) Anatoly Karpov past his peak when you beat him in 2009? Yeah absolutely. He’s an example of the older generation. He was peaking in his late 30s, around 1990. One thing that I really respect ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 9:01 pm
Big chess rematch in Spain: Kasparov beats
Garry Kasparov soundly defeated Anatoly Karpov on Thursday in an exhibition chess match marking the 25th anniversary of their first title bout.
Posted on 22 September 2009 | 2:28 pm
Kasparov, Karpov set for chess clash in
Chess eminences Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov are dusting off their knights and pawns for an exhibition rematch marking the 25th anniversary of their first title bout — a grueling one that lasted five months and was eventually halted.
Posted on 21 September 2009 | 8:52 am