Teymur broke onto the world chess stage as a teenager, earning the grandmaster title just after his 14th birthday and scoring a stunning win against Garry Kasparov
as a 15-year-old in Linares 2003, the first time in seven years Kasparov
had lost a rated game with the white pieces.
But 20 years later, Garry Kasparov
is still considered the greatest chess player in history, a genius so special he became world champion at 22 and was then almost invincible for two decades.
It is a position from a game where Gary Kasparov
was playing White.
I call it the Kasparov
principle," Bergman related, meaning, as in chess matches, that "humans plus machines deliver better outcomes" than either alone.
Belarus could be the next country targeted by Russia's President Vladimir Putin after Ukraine, Russian opposition figure Gary Kasparov
, former world chess champion currently residing in the US, said at a Vilnius conference.
RUSSIAN Grandmaster Garry Kasparov
is undoubtedly one of the greatest chess players in the history of the game.
1997: World chess champion Gary Kasparov
was defeated by IBM supercomputer Deep Blue.
BIRTHDAYS: Edward Fox, actor, 78; Marjorie Yates, actress, 74; Al Green, soul singer, 69; Peabo Bryson, singer, 64; Peter Davison, actor, 64; Stephen Byers, former Labour MP, 62; Garry Kasparov
, former chess champion, 52; Rick Schroder, actor, 45; Lou Bega, singer, 40.
PUTIN IS a paranoid, aging dictator who believes he is Russia," says chess-champion-turned-human-rights-activist Garry Kasparov
com) called Deep Blue beat Garry Kasparov
in an exciting tournament.
Russian chess master and political activist Garry Kasparov
said a Kazakh dissident banker is in danger if a court rules he should be extradited from France.
The all-time No 1 chess champion Garry Kasparov
, who is campaigning to become the next Fide president, has heavily criticised the global chess body for failing to get sponsorships for the rematch.