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|CLO Wishes Spassky a Speedy Recovery|
|September 24, 2010|
Yesterday Russian newspapers reported that the much-loved former World Champion,
Boris Spassky has suffered a stroke and is in critical condition. CLO wishes him a speedy and full
recovery. For more details, see chessbase and chessvibes.
Spassky is a wonderful ambassador for the game and is a frequent guest of honor at major tournaments, including the recent Women's World Blitz. The following shot shows his appearance at the Gibraltar Chess Congress.