Worry about people, not jobs: Garry Kasparov
Economic TimesWorry about people, not jobs: Garry KasparovEconomic TimesOver the last 12 years, Russian chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov has been a writer, human rights and democracy activist and a sometime chess-coach-cum adviser to top players. For an earlier generation, Kasparov is a superstar, probably the greatest ...
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 11:31 am
Anatoly Karpov, le génie des échecs, au
lalibre.beAnatoly Karpov, le génie des échecs, au service de la politique russelalibre.beInternational Le député du parti Russie unie s'est spécialisé dans les Affaires étrangères. La Libre l'a rencontré. On se souvient de son regard bleu, concentré sur l'échiquier. De ses parties de légende contre Viktor Kortchnoï et Garry Kasparov ...
Posted on 8 June 2017 | 11:12 am
Moscow Grand Prix 2017 - BusinessWorld
Moscow Grand Prix 2017BusinessWorld Online EditionHe overpowered GM Robert Byrne in the first Candidates' match 4.5 -- 1.5 but was surprisingly crushed by the 23-year-old Karpov 4.0 -- 7.0 who then went on to defeat Viktor Korchnoi 12.5 -- 11.5 in a draining Candidates' Finals. Subsequently, Karpov ...and more »
Posted on 4 June 2017 | 8:18 am
Compass interview: Grandmaster Nigel Short
Cayman CompassCompass interview: Grandmaster Nigel Short on his gameCayman CompassIt was a three-year qualification period and I beat people like Anatoly Karpov, one of the greatest players in history, in order to get there. I was only the second non-Soviet player, after Bobby Fisher, since the Second World War to reach the final of ...and more »
Posted on 31 May 2017 | 4:28 pm
Armenian GM Rafael Vahanyan to take part in
Panorama.amArmenian GM Rafael Vahanyan to take part in Switzerland chess festivalPanorama.amIn the Classic Chess Tournament the opponents of the Armenian player are Pentala Harikrishna, David Navara, Ruslan Ponomariov, Peter Leko, Etienne Bacrot, Alexander Morozevich, Yifan Hou, Noël Studer and Nico Georgiadis. Anatoly Karpov, David ...
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 12:07 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