A film about the history of chess. 1h -Crowd of people at the Column Hall of the House of Unions. A. Karpov enters the Column Hall. Arrival of G. Kasparov. G. Kasparov and A. Karpov at the chess table. Old ladies, janitors, policemen at the chessboard. 2 hours - The fans are speaking. Fans in the chess club. Kasparov and Karpov leave. Says V. Sevastyanov - cosmonaut. 3 hours - The chief referee of the championship Grigorich at the chess table, arranges the chess pieces. They say A. Kolyagin, Y. Averbakh. Karpov and Kasparov at the chess table. Demonstration board. Press center work. Hotel "Sport".