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FISCHER WIDENS HIS LEAD TO 6-3

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Bobby Fischer has widened his lead to 6-3 in his $5 million rematch with Boris Spassky.

Fischer's victory Wednesday was his first in the five games played since the match moved to the Yugoslav capital from the Adriatic coast resort of Sveti Stefan. Spassky won once in Belgrade, and the three previous games before Wednesday ended in draws.The two play again Thursday.

The first player to win 10 games takes the $3.35 million top prize. The loser gets $1.65 million. Draws do not count under special rules devised largely by Fischer.

Here are the moves in game 16:

Spassky Fischer

(White) (Black)

1. d4 Nf6

2. c4 c5

3. d5 d6

4. Nc3 g6

5. e4 Bg7

6. Bg5 h6

7. Bh4 g5

8. Bg3 Qa5

9. Bd3 Nxe4

10. Bxe4 Bxc3+

11. bxc3 Qxc3+

12. Kf1 f5

13. Rc1 Qf6

14. h4 g4

15. Bd3 f4

16. Ne2 fxg3

17. Nxg3 Rf8

18. Rc2 Nd7

19. Qxg4 Ne5

20. Qe4 Bd7

21. Kg1 0-0-0

22. Bf1 Rg8

23. f4 Nxc4

24. Nh5 Qf7

25. Qxc4 Qxh5

26. Rb2 Rg3

27. Be2 Qf7

28. Bf3 Rdg8

29. Qb3 b6

30. Qe3 Qf6

31. Re2 Bb5

32. Rd2 e5

33. dxe6 Bc6

34. Kf1 Bxf3

White resigns

Final positions:

White: Kf1, Qe3, Rd2, Rh1, a2, e6, f4, g2, h4.

Black: Kc8, Qf6, Rg3, Rg8, Bf3, a7, b6, c5, d6, h6.