Chess Psychology: Brings Out Best Of
High on Sports (blog)Chess Psychology: Brings Out Best Of Physical, Mental AbilityHigh on Sports (blog)In fact, the World Championship Match between Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov in 1984 lasted for more than six months. However, with no clear result in sight even after six months and 48 excruciating games the championship was aborted by declaring ...
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 5:58 am
Viswanathan Anand faces tough challenge in
Times of IndiaViswanathan Anand faces tough challenge in ZurichTimes of IndiaChess legend Anatoly Karpov, Jan Timman and Gennadi Sosonko are also expected to be present as special guests during the tournament. Anand will have his task cut out against a strong field that included GMs Vladimir Kramnik (Rus), Hikaru Nakamura ...
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 7:08 am
TASS: Sport - FIDE President Kirsan
TASS: Sport - FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov retains his post ...TASSThe president of the Russian Chess Federation told TASS Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has retained his post of the FIDE president.and more »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 3:51 am
Anatoly Karpov Play a Game Chess for
Europa NewswireAnatoly Karpov Play a Game Chess for Development and Peace - Europa NewswireEuropa NewswireUnited Nations, New York, USA, 06 April 2017 – Anatoly Karpov, Chess Grandmaster and former World Champion Play a Game of Chess for Development and Peace with UN Diplomats and Students today at the UN Headquarters in New York. In celebration ...and more »
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 10:53 pm
Wesley So and St Louis see off Magnus
The GuardianWesley So and St Louis see off Magnus Carlsen and Norway in Pro League finalThe GuardianWhite's 5 c4, which allows Black to prevent castling, has been played before by Sergey Karjakin and Anatoly Karpov, but with 6 Rxb1 Bb4+ 7 Ke2. Carlsen's 6 Qb1 is a different approach, which was quickly rewarded when Finegold's 8..c5? set up a sequence ...
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 7:24 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