William (aka Bill the Godfather)

William (aka Bill the Godfather)

Friday, September 29, 2006

I am NOT... I repeat NOT... making this up

The world chess championship came to a halt today when a player who had been locked out of his private bathroom after insinuations that he was cheating refused to play and forfeited the fifth game of the match.

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1 comment:

Death Bredon said...

Chess World Championship matches have a long history of this type of physcological warfare. Indeed, Kasparov v Karpov had many intrigues, as did Karpov v Korchnoi. And perhaps most famously, Fischer v. Spasky