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Garry Kasparov vs Veselin Topalov
Advanced Chess (1998) (exhibition), Leon ESP, rd 8, Jun-12
King's Indian Defense: Fianchetto Variation. Classical Fianchetto (E67)  ·  0-1

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Jan-26-06
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  BishopBerkeley: Veselin Topalov playing Black defeats Garry Kasparov: the only time in the database that's happened!

Nice game.

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Jan-26-06  WMD: I'm pretty sure Kasparov has lost more than one game with White.
Jan-26-06
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  BishopBerkeley: <WMD> Ah, but only once against Veselin Topalov!

(: ♗ Bishop Berkeley ♗ :)

Kasparov's losses playing White:

http://www.chessgames.com/perl/ches...

(A remarkably small number if you exclude simuls, blitz games, rapid games, youthful not-yet-mature games, etc.)

Jan-26-06  pifa: kasparov messed up the endgame
Jan-26-06  you vs yourself: Both Kasparov and Topalov were using the help of a computer during this game. That is why it's called <Advanced chess>.
Sep-20-07  xeroxmachine: Have you heard about this new fantastic player called Kaspalov?

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