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40 years ago this week, Karpov and Korchnoi started their fight for the world title

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A fascinating memoir: Genna Sosonko's "Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi" | ChessBase

Karpov vs. Korchnoi | 1974 Candidates Final - GM Yasser Seirawan - YouTube

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Karpov vs Korchnoi 1974

Viktor Korchnoi in Holland — still going strong

Viktor Korchnoi, 1931-2016

Korchnoi vs Karpov | World Championship 1978

Victor Korchnoi asked Tony Miles how to spell 'asylum' at the 1976 IBM tournament in Amsterdam | Photo: AP

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Bryon and Sosonko

The warlord enjoys himself

ChessCenter: Remembering Viktor Korchnoi

Ex-World Champion Tigran Petrosian (centre), who instigated the Soviet travel ban on Victor Korchnoi after the 1974 Candidates Final between Karpov and ...

Misha in memoriam

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Garry Kasparov On Viktor Korchnoi

Tactics training and history in one

Korchnoi vs Karpov, 1981 The headline of the tournament again largely centered on the political ...

Closing Gambit, a new feature documentary

Clash of Champions: Karpov vs. Korchnoi

"FIDE should be encouraging chess, not discouraging it"

Anatoly Karpov in the Bundesliga earlier this year, still going strong 39 years after he became World Chess Champion | photo: Georgios Souleidis

Viktor Korchnoi. Chess grandmaster who defected to the West and fought ...

Chess Olympiad with video specials by Pelletier. Plus 11 opening articles with new repertoire idesas, e.g. 1.e4 Nc6 or a new recipe in the London System!

Karpov vs. Kasparov | World Chess Championship 1987. Karpov and Kasparov during the ...

Viktor Korchnoi: From Karpov to Caruana | Mastering the Middlegame - WGM Tatev Abrahamyan - YouTube

Closing Gambit: 1978 Korchnoi versus Karpov and the Kremlin (2018) - Photo Gallery - IMDb

Viktor Korchnoi. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anatoly Karpov. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Karpov & Timman Are Playing (But Korchnoi Is ...

However, in a concise summary of Game 32 and the end of the match, Keene simply states, “And then it all turned to rat shit!”

Rapid match Hou Yifan vs Anatoly Karpov

Endgame Lessons, Korchnoi vs Karpov, USSR Championship 1970

Closing Gambit: 1978 Korchnoi versus Karpov and the Kremlin (2018) - Photo Gallery - IMDb

Boris Spassky was seen as a KGB informer by Korchnoi in 1977 following Spassky's emigration to France after marrying a French citizen working in the embassy ...

Karpov's Most Fierce Victory Over Korchnoi

Pia Cramling to miss Olympiad 40 years after her first

Anatoly Karpov - Viktor Korchnoi, Baguio 1978 Game 8

Closing Gambit (2018) Official Trailer

Korchnoi (Amsterdam, 1972)

Karpov Versus Korchnoi: World Chess Championship, 1978: Bent Larsen: 9780047940088: Amazon.com: Books

Kortchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge starts next week

20 years ago: Anand and Karpov fight for the World Championship

Karpov vs. Kasparov | World Chess Championship 1984. Karpov and Kasparov analyzing one of the ...

Anatoly Karpov plays against rival Viktor Korchnoi in the World Chess Championships Karpov would go on

Fischer vs Karpov in 1975: Who would have won?

When I saw this position, I began to think something like: there must be a checkmate, so my first candidate line was the one which began with a check: 24.

Over the following three months, the Battle of Baguio would rage on and off the chessboard as players, seconds, journalists, KGB officials and Eastern ...

World Chess Championship. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Karpov vs. Korchnoi | World Chess Championship 1978. A Filipino stamp from the ...

In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2006 file photo, chess grandmaster Victor Korchnoi

World Chess Championship 1972. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Karpov Versus Korchnoi: World Chess Championship, 1978: Bent Larsen: 9780047940088: Amazon.com: Books

Powerplay 26: A tale of three mating attacks!

The world's greatest game – so why have we fallen out of love with chess?

Korchnoi Asks The Arbiter Whether It's Legal To Castle Kingside

Anatoly Karpov Interview 2018 – On Fischer, Kasparov, Carlsen, The Fide Elections And

When the warlord was young

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Viktor Korchnoi – 23 March 1931 - 6 June 2016

Karpov-Korchnoi: 40 years after

Anatoly Karpov wins "Legends" tournament

Anatoly Karpov

The first three World Championships in London

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Review: Andrew Martin, The Surprising Sicilian!

Karpov at Linares '91 | Strategy Session - GM Josh Friedel

Anatoly Karpov Interview 2018 – On Fischer, Kasparov, Carlsen, The Fide Elections And

Bobby Fischer. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The above feature is reproduced from Chess Magazine August/2018, with kind permission.

Discussion of what makes a strategy game good through the lense of a famous chess game from the late Viktor Korchnoi defeating Anatoly Karpov:

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The battle of Baguio City: Karpov-Korchnoi 1978: William Roland Hartston: 9780091348816: Amazon.com: Books

Viktor_Korchnoi1.jpg. Most of the ...

Boris Spassky last year at the Berlin showing of Pawn Sacrifice, a film about his match with Bobby Fischer | photo: Clemens Bilan/Sebastian Reuter, ...

World Chess Championship Game 2: Carlsen 'Grovels' To Draw After Caruana's Opening Surprise. In about half the ...

Soviet Chess - Anatoli Karpov vs Victor Korchnoi - 1974 | Chess Blog of iChess.NET

Here the World Champion played the truly inexplicable move 53…Ke6?? (instead, 53…Kf8 retained drawing chances). After 54.Qh3+ Kd5, 55.Bf7+ Kc6 56.

First, we'll see that after the first ten games we had only +5 -3 =2 for Fischer. If we take into account that Bobby Fischer hadn't played any tournament or ...

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World Chess Championship Game 1: Caruana Struggles But Holds Draw Against Carlsen

Karpov in 1967

... challenger for the world championship, a future contender in the match against Garry Kasparov. This is the game. [Shows us the game Korschnoi vs Short, ...

Viktor Korchnoi dies at 85

... and one of the students, who had time to prepare before the next tournament, asked him how to improve. He remembered the games of this student and ...

Karpov v Kasparov: the Guardian's coverage of an epic world chess championship match | News | The Guardian

Karpov on his biggest pleasure in life

Karpov vs Kasparov