Kasparov vs FIBI in the broadsheets

by ChessBase
1/8/2003 – Remember when it was Kasparov vs FIDE? Now in a somewhat déjà vu twist it is Kasparov vs FIBI. We reported on the cancelled Jerusalem leg of the Man vs Machine event and Kasparov's reaction. Today the broadsheets are full of it. Even the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) devotes a full page to the subject. More

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