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Spassky, Boris Line breaks: Boris Spassky
Pronunciation: /ˈspaski/

Definition of Spassky, Boris in English:

(B.1937), Russian chess player, world champion 1969–72; full name Boris Vasilevich Spassky. He was defeated by Bobby Fischer in 1972 and moved to Paris in 1975. In 1992 he had a rematch with Fischer, played in Montenegro and Serbia, which Fischer again won.
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