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Kasparov beats Short in Belgium

Kasparov wins Your Next Move blitz match


This past Sunday October 9, eighteen years after their World Championship match, Garry Kasparov and Nigel Short faced off in a blitz match in Leuven, Belgium.

After three draws, Garry won games 4 and 5. Then Nigel won games 6 and 7. Tied 3½-3½ going into game 8, Garry took the game and won the match.

Kasparov 4½ – Short 3½

Check the photo essay on ChessBase.com.

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