Karpov starts the psychological fight with Kasparov

video before the 2009 match in Valencia
Report by Chessdom.com

Karpov began the psychological fight with Kasparov for their match in Valencia several days before the first games. He appeared on Valencian TV and stated that, “I have almost all types of records in chess history, I won the most number of tournaments, matches […] and Kasparov is number 2 in this way”

Here is the video bit from the sports news on Valencian TV. Do not forget that tomorrow you will be able to enjoy minute by minute updates on Chessdom.com starting at 9:00 CET, and later through the day we will offer you live games commentary of day 1.

Stay tuned for more news from Valencia!

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