He retired from chess to become a politician... cause there was no 'worthy chalenger'. Big opposition to Russia's current government. Just a great man...
When he is not watching his charge, chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen, on Playchess, Garry Kasparov is talking to the media giants.
CNN's Becky Anderson discussed chess, computers and Russian politics with him. "I started from a totally lost position," says Kasparov on the last subject, "but the Russian opposition still exists." Four and a half minute interview. check video.