Anatoly Karpov is the World Chess Champion


Karpov - Kamsky match has started in Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykiya, on June 6th Games will begin at 4pm Elista time, which is 2pm CET and 8am New-York time. The games will be played one day on, one day off, from June 6th to July 14th, all even numbered dates. Timerate 40 in 2 followed by 16 in 1 and then adjournment. The games will be played to a finish the following day.


News from Reuters

Interview of Rustam Kamsky

Kamsky Fataly Holed Below The Waterline by Mark Crowther ( TWIC88 )

Series of protests from the Kamsky Team by Christophe Bouton and Mark Crowther

Interview with John Fedorowicz by NM Eric C. Johnson, USCF Assistant Director

10,5-7,5




 

GAME 1 06/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1-0 Gruenfeld Defence
GAME 2 08/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1-0 Caro Kann
GAME 3 10/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Queen's Indian
GAME 4 12/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 0-1 Caro Kann
GAME 5 14/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Gruenfeld Defence
GAME 6 16/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 0-1 Petrov's Defence
GAME 7 18/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1-0 King's Indian
GAME 8 20/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1/2 Carro Kann
GAME 9 22/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1-0 Gruenfeld Defence
GAME 10 24/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1-0 Queen's Indian
GAME 11 26/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Semi-Slav
GAME 12 28/06/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1/2 Caro Kann
GAME 13 30/06/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Queen's Indian
GAME 14 02/07/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 0-1 Nimzo-Indian Defence
GAME 15 04/07/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Modern Benoni
GAME 16 06/07/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1-0 Queen's Indian
GAME 17 08/07/1996 Karpov - Kamsky 1/2 Reti
GAME 18 10/07/1996 Kamsky - Karpov 1/2

PLAYERSTITNATELO0102030405060708091011121314151617181920TOTAL
Karpov, Anatoly GM RUS2770101/211/2111/2101/21/21/211/201/21/2******10,5
Kamsky, Gata GMUSA2735011/201/2001/2011/21/21/201/211/21/2******7,5

The match is also covered by:

Mark Crowther's Chess Homepage

The Official Web site for the match



Last updated 10/07/1996 by: Argiris Kotsis and Nick Mertikas