Anand Leads Karpov 1.5-0.5

Anand Leads Karpov 1.5-0.5

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Nov 1, 2009, 3:02 AM |
15 | Chess Event Coverage

Vishy Anand took the lead against Anatoly Karpov in the first games of their rapid match, in Corsica. 

Anand won with the white pieces in game one, but Karpov held a draw with his turn with the white pieces in game two.

The rate of play is 15 minutes plus a 3 second increment.  The match concludes in Ajaccio on 2 November.

Official site here.

 

 

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