Kasparov Karpov Paris 2009

Kasparov – Karpov world tour continues

kasparov press conference

Just a week ago, when the details of the match Kasparov Kaprov in Valencia 2009 were presented on Chessdom.com, we revealed that the two K are planning larger tour around the world including cities such as Paris, Moscow, and New York.

The first confirmation comes from France, where Kasparov and Karpov will play in Paris, December 11-13, 2009. The program is yet to be fully announced, but the show is expected to include simuls and other side events. The format will be blitz and rapid games, just as in Valencia.

Day 1 2 games rapid 25 minutes + 5 seconds per move

Day 2 2 games rapid 25 minutes + 5 seconds per move

Day 3 8 games blitz 5 minutes + 2 seconds per move

Stay tuned for more details!

More on Kasparov – Karpov

The first news about the match in Valencia

Info in French by Europe Eschecs – by Robet Fontaine

Official video of match 1