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Spassky, Boris

Pronunciation: /ˈspaskē/ /ˈspäs-/
(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; Fischer won again.

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Syllabification: Spas·sky, Boris

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