Kasparov Plays and Explains

Время публикации: 03.12.2014 21:37 | Последнее обновление: 04.12.2014 00:30

We have already reported on the exhibition match of 2 rapid games between Garry Kasparov and Yoshiharu Habu, in which the chess champion had defeated the shogi champion twice. Now the full video from the Tokyo event is available. Kasparov's postmortem commentary on the games start approximately at 2 h 53 min.



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  • This video was recorded in Evgeni Bebchuk's Moscow Chess Academy in 2004. It was attended by the grandmaster's wife Olga and Evgeni Vasiukov. Vladimir Vasilkov recorded the video.