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Garry Kasparov and Nigel Short revisit to play a 10-game series consisting of both rapid and blitz play in Saint Louis, Missouri, the chess capital of the United States. This chess exhibition match, pegged “Battle of the Legends”, was held at the Saint Louis Chess Club and Scholastic Center on April 25th & 26th of 2015. Kasparov and Short played 22-years prior, in the 1993 World Chess Championship with Kasparov winning the match 12.5 to 7.5. Would it be Garry Kasparov or Nigel Short who is victorious in 2015?
Added: Feb 8, 2013
Chess Super-Grandmasters and longtime rivals Nigel Short and Garry Kasparov engage in an exciting high level exhibition match of Blitz Chess. This is the last of 8 games (and the best one) in the series that took place at Belgium in October of 2011. It was 18 years ago that they battled it out for the World Chess Championship. Commentary by Grandmaster Genna Sosonko.