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.