Mistake in Chess Scoring Ends with Young Champion

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Mistake in Chess Scoring Ends with Young Champion CLEVELAND W—When tourna-j ment directors las'.) night declared defending champion Arthur B.I Bisguier, 26, of New York the win-' qer of the U. S. Chess Federa-; lion's open tournament, 14-year- ' old Bobby Fischer protested that, there had been a mistake in thei scoring. Tournament officials " spent an hour checking dhe complicated! discovered they had awarded Bis-i guier too many points. They re-1 versed their decision and declared> Fischer the new open champion, i He is the youngest player ever to! win the tournament. ' Sprne 17$ Bljyers took part in the 12-day tournament. ,

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  1. Wellsville Daily Reporter,
  2. 17 Aug 1957, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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