Friday, December 19, 2014
Lecture on Karpov
Youtube Lecture: Published on Dec 18, 2014 this lecture is part 9 of a 12 part series featuring the lives and notable games of the most prominent players of the 20th century. In this lecture, given December 17, 2014, at Center64 (www.center64.com), FM Warren Harper and Lucas Anderson present Anatoly Karpov. Lucas gives you information on Karpov's biography, including how he grew up far away from the centers of Russian power, but how his innate ability caught the eye of the Sports Committee and Mikhail Botvinnik. Lucas tells you Karpov's side of his famous rivalriy with Viktor Korchnoi and Garry Kasparov. Warren presents 3 notable games from Karpov, including his 1994 Immortal. Note: It's 1 hour 41 minutes long!