Born 1963, Azerbaidjan
|At the age of 22, on November 9, 1985 Garry became the youngest ever World Chess Champion when he beat Anatoli KARPOV. He did concede his title in 2000 in the match lost against Vladimir KRAMNIK, but will remain until 2005, when he retired, the undisputed world number 1 (still holding in 2010, the world record for the highest elo rating [ 2851]).
KASPAROV will mark Chess like few have done before him, in the tradition of such formidable players as FISCHER, TAL, ALEKHINE or CAPABLANCA ...
|Kasparov.com the official Website of Garry KASPAROV.
Kasparov Chess Foundation Garry KASPAROV's Chess School.