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Boris Spassky at the 2008 Olympiad in Dresden
Saturday, August 18, 2012 9:58
In a shocking interview for one of the leading Russian newspapers Komsomolskaya Pravda, Boris Spassky says he was "mistreated" and "kept in captivity" in France, after being diagnosed with a stroke in September 2010. The 10th World Champion has chosen to return to Russia. Boris Spassky at the 2008 Olympiad in Dresden In September 2010 we reported...
Monday, February 20, 2012 16:54
Evgeny Romanov won the 26th International Open Pierre et Vacances which was held February 13-19, 2012 in Cannes, France. The top group had 61 participants, with French GM Etienne Bacrot as the top seed. Romanov finished clear first with 7/9 after a crucial last-round win against GM Sebastien Feller. Italian IM Axel Rombaldoni, who had a...