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Kasparov-prison/ Not thinking ahead, poor moves and underestimating an opponent. Moral stand, oh yea go to jail and waste the gift of your own life.....
Karpov was the Communist party's man. Even before he made through 1974 Candidates tournament, he was clearly their man.
By 1984/5, Karpov was their sporting figurehead. Karpov was the system effectively. And Kasparov as an outsider within the USSR would have had his work cut out knowing that the entire system wanted Karpov to remain champion. That is why there was animosity in their earlier years.
When the USSR imploded, Karpov's political support melted.
I'm glad that they're on friendly terms now. Life is too short.
the two ks are the best of mates. but on the chess board was the greatist of rivals. the rest is all made up from the press.
i have always been on karpov"s side ..playing for the nation and not ego/money . i hope the 2 K's are now have a relaxed/ retired realationship i downloaded 2 pictures to draw (my hobby) and post here
Karpov looks like charles xavier from x-men first class. cool!
karpov the eternal rival of kasparov.
by thegreat_patzer a few minutes ago
8/28/2016 - Invincible
by sp1234 a few minutes ago
Does most of the world really love the stalemate factor?
by 0110001101101000 11 minutes ago
Don't english me!
by CrimsonKnight7 16 minutes ago
by dwporter7 18 minutes ago
even when down mass still kicking [Edited for language - Mod.]
by bunicula 20 minutes ago
Want to improve my play (aka: Not doing what I do)
by logozar 22 minutes ago
What's your craziest comeback?
by t_taylor 23 minutes ago
Bobby Fischer my chess hero
by Shah_Maht 25 minutes ago
This match is my step to greatness in the title of...
by david 28 minutes ago
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