World Chess Championship 1987

Following his victory over Andrei Sokolov in the final of the Candidates Tournament, Anatoly Karpov engaged in his fourth World Chess Championship match against the reigning champion, Garry Kasparov. The culmination was a highly dramatic showdown, as Karpov took the lead at 12-11, only for Kasparov to clinch the ultimate game and successfully defend his title. The match was played in Seville, Spain, from October 12 to December 19, 1987.


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World Chess Championship 1987 Garry Kasparov
World Chess Champion 1987 Garry Kasparov

World Chess Championship 1987

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