Sport: Hot War in Iceland

"If he doesn't come," said World Chess Champion Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union, "then we will all go home. It's as simple as that." But nothing is ever simple when U.S. Grand Master Bobby Fischer is involved. After winning the right to play Spassky for the world title in Reykjavik, Iceland, the Brooklyn bad boy played a defiant gambit that threatened to stalemate the "Match of the Century." Not satisfied with a record $125,000 purse (previous record: $12,000) and a 30% share of TV and film rights, Fischer at the last minute demanded...

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