Yuri Balashov

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Birthday
12, 1949
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1949 (age 70)
Birthplace
Russia

About

A chess master who has been considered one of Lithuania's greatest players.

Before Fame

He first became a Grandmaster in 1973.

Trivia

He won the Lithuanian Championship in 1973.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Russia, and later moved to Lithuania.

Associated With

He helped train Boris Spassky for his second match against Bobby Fischer.