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This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows the chess board used by American Bobby Fischer and Soviet champ Boris Spassky during their historic 1972 "Match of the Century," a tournament that sealed Fischer's fate as the world chess champion. The board, used in games 7 through 21 at the Reykjavik, Iceland, championship is slated to be auctioned in New York City on Nov. 18 by Heritage Auctions, which has set an opening bid of $75,000. (Heritage Auctions via AP)

This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows the chess board used by American Bobby Fischer and Soviet champ Boris Spassky during their historic 1972 "Match of the Century," a tournament that sealed Fischer's fate as the world chess champion. The board, used in games 7 through 21 at the Reykjavik, Iceland, championship is slated to be auctioned in New York City on Nov. 18 by Heritage Auctions, which has set an opening bid of $75,000. (Heritage Auctions via AP)

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