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Garry Kasparov vs Anatoly Karpov
Kasparov - Karpov World Championship Rematch (1986), London ENG / Leningrad URS, rd 24, Oct-08
Queen's Indian Defense: Yates Variation (E16)  ·  1/2-1/2
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Jul-28-08
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  micahtuhy: Here is what I do not get. At this point Kasparov is up 5-4. All Karpov can do is tie the match and Garry would retain, why play why (legallly speaking) play the game at all?

Can anyone shed light on this?

Jul-28-08
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  norami: Money. If Karpov won they would've split the prize money equally.
Jun-29-09  Knight13: <Money>

Explains why Karpov didn't play the usual d5 and/or c5 in the Queen's Indian Defence. A bit drawish.

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