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Chess challenger recovers to wrest draw in 2nd game

Challenger Gary Kasparov recovered Thursday from what many experts thought was an unsalvageable position and achieved a draw with world titlist Anatoly Karpov in the second game of their world chess championship.

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Monday's first game between the two Soviet grandmasters also ended in a draw. The match continues with three games a week until one player wins six games.

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