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Noun1.Anatoli Karpov - Russian chess master who was world champion from 1975 until 1985 when he was defeated by Gary Kasparov (born in 1951)Anatoli Karpov - Russian chess master who was world champion from 1975 until 1985 when he was defeated by Gary Kasparov (born in 1951)
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did Anatoly Karpov succeed Bobby Fischer as world chess champion?
Sustainable Development Goals of Sustainable Transport and Peace conference held at United Nations, Geneva on April 12-13 was led by led by Anatoly Karpov, President of the International Association of Peace Foundations, and Eva Molnar, Director of the Transport Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).
Philippine Sports Commission Chair Butch Ramirez met with Russian embassy officials late last year and among those drawn up were a projected rematch between Grandmasters Eugene Torre and Anatoly Karpov as well as the dragon boat dual race between Russia and the Philippines.
1990 GARRY KASPAROV beats Anatoly Karpov to retain the chess championship.
The Merano championship in the musical is based on the similar oddities which occurred during the 1978 World Championship between Korchnoi and Anatoly Karpov.
MUSCAT: In 1985, when Garry Kasparov defeated the then world champion, Anatoly Karpov, he became the youngest undisputed world champion at the age of 22.
Garry Kasparov, who has served as his coach, has said that he blends the talents of Anatoly Karpov and Bobby Fischer, two of the greatest chess masters of all time.
Anand won the event ahead of reigning world champion Garry Kasparov, former world champion Anatoly Karpov and Vassily Ivanchuk, then widely tipped to be the successor to the two Ks.
The title of youngest ever World Champion is currently held by Russian Kasparov, who won his first title in 1985, aged 22, after claiming victory over fellow Russian Anatoly Karpov, who had narrowly defeated him in an epic encounter the previous year.
BIRTHDAYS: Nigel Davenport, actor, 85; Joan Collins (pictured), actress, 80; Johnny Ball, presenter, 75; Anatoly Karpov, chess champion, 62; Marvin Hagler, former boxer, 59; Drew Carey, actor, 55; Graeme Hick, cricketer, 47; Phil Selway, rock drummer (Radiohead), 46; Rubens Barrichello, F1 driver, 41.
In the mid-1980s, the fabled rivalry between buttoned-down Anatoly Karpov and the flamboyant Garry Kasparov came to symbolize the struggle within the USSR between the Soviet establishment and reformers.
With the players knowing one mistake could cost the championships, the match was marked by the almost unbearable tension of past great clashes like the epic world title match between Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov in 1984-85.