chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

There is a clue unsolved right now on the Holiday Contest Clues Page!   [Official Contest Rules]
Please see this announcement for some updates.
(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Anatoly Karpov vs Viktor Korchnoi
Karpov - Korchnoi Candidates Final (1974), Moscow URS, rd 24, Nov-22
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Smyslov Variation (D25)  ·  1/2-1/2
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

explore this opening
find similar games 120 more Karpov/Korchnoi games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: If we are missing an important game, you can submit it (in PGN format) at our PGN Upload Utility.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
May-03-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: White is a pawn up with the better position. The match had begun on 16th September 1974 and now this game, played on the 22nd November 1974, made Karpov the winner of the Candidates' Final and ultimately World Champion.
Mar-06-07  the grey sqaures: how is this a draw white is winning
Mar-06-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  shalgo: A draw gave Karpov the match victory and, as it turned out when Fischer refused to defend his title, the World Championship. He was interested in winning the match--whether he won or drew this game was immaterial to him.

May-30-11  Llawdogg: It must have been frustrating to try to get anything going against Karpov.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Queen's Gambit Accepted
by Chessdreamer
Game 12
from My Best Games (Karpov) by Qindarka
Game collection: D25
by Chessdreamer
Match Korchnoi! (i) The Early Years (1956-1984)
by amadeus
Game 12
from My Best Games by Anatoly Karpov by dcruggeroli
Karpov's Strategic Wins, volume 1
by Incremental
Candidates Finals (Unofficial World Championship) Game #24
from Road to the Championship - Anatoli Karpov by suenteus po 147
Karpov's Strategic Wins, volume 1
by ssp
"Chess Genius Karpov" - Victor Baturinsky
by SpaceRunner
Game 12
from My Best Games by Anatoly Karpov by Anatoly21
Match Karpov!
by amadeus
Book of Samurai's favorite games 8
by Book of Samurai
Karpov's Strategic Wins, volume 1
by howardb86
"Chess Genius Karpov" - Victor Baturinsky
by Karpova
Candidates Finals Game #24
from WCC Index [Korchnoi-Karpov 1974] by Suenteus Po


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC