CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 05, 1972
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(Studio) World championship chess match in Iceland may be postponed another wk. International Chess Federation President, Dr. Max Euwe proposes delay; admits he violated Chess Federation rules in allowing 2 earlier postponements. Says defendinghampion Boris Spassky of USSR is upset and needs week before 1st game. Suggests different schedule for tournament to avoid conflict with chess Olympics in Yugoslavia in September United States grand master Bobby Fischer apologizes for delay in starting match.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood
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