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Kingpin Chess Magazine, Issue 34

  UK: £5.00  Europe: £6.00  RoW: £7.00    The Kingpin Questionnaire Alexander Morozevich A Clash of Opposites Taylor Kingston on Carlos Torre and Norman Whitaker Gary Lane’s Agony Column The Aussie sage has all the answers The Real World Champion Justin Horton on who has…

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Backstabbing in Baguio

Kingpin reader Florence Manny (Manila, The Philippines) writes: ‘Grandmaster Keene’s twin acts of treachery against Korchnoi in the 1978 World Championship are in my humble opinion the apogee of his two-timing career. He stitched up Korchnoi before the match by signing a contract he had…

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No Regrets: Boris Spassky at 60

  Lev Khariton The attractive countryside of Meudon is a 15-minute train ride from Paris. Here I came to interview Boris Spassky just three days before his 60th birthday. He reminiscences about his life, his chess career, his rivals and friends. Dear Grandmaster, I should…

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