But for many like myself, I'm sure the modern game of chess has been synonymous with the name Garry Kasparov.
What does GK stand for?
GK stands for Garry Kasparov (chess player)
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Garry Kasparov said the global crisis would affect all countries, and cause serious problems around the world.
A member of a Russian opposition group led by former chess champion Garry Kasparov has been forcefully put in a psychiatric clinic in what activists said was revenge for critical reporting.
Chess champion Garry Kasparov was one of dozens arrested in a demo against the Russian president, which came two days after exiled tycoon Boris Berezovsky called for a revolution to topple Vladimir Putin.
Garry Kasparov on Fischer--My Great Predecessors, Part IV
In November 1985, at the age of 22, Garry Kasparov became the youngest world chess champion when he beat Anatoli Karpov.
WHEN DEEP BLUE, IBM's monolithic chess-playing computer, faced grandmaster Garry Kasparov in a best-of-six match in 1997, breathless pundits followed the action like it was the Showdown at the A.