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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

LatinAmerica Chess Cup from October 4 in Colombia

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Hi everyone,

The Latin America Chess Cup - the 3rd Copa Latinoamericana de Ajedrez - will be held from October 4-9 at the Hotel San Fernando in the city of Cali, Colombia. There will be two playing groups: the Elite Group and the Kirsan Cup for U-14 players. The playing format will be nine-round Swiss. The top prizes in the elite group will be: $ 3000, $ 2500, $ 2000, $ 1500 and $ 1000. There will also be prizes for categories and for the best women. For more information contact

Elite Group:
1 GM Ortiz Suarez Isan Reynaldo CUB 2576
2 GM Almeida Quintana Omar CUB 2520
3 GM Barrientos Sergio E COL 2493
4 IM Escobar Forero Alder COL 2483
5 GM Borges Matos Juan CUB 2453
6 IM Molina Roberto Junio Brito BRA 2402
7 FM Rios Cristhian Camilo COL 2360
8 Morales Jhon Alexander COL 2324
9 FM Ruiz C Joshua D COL 2315
10 FM Leiva Giuseppe PER 2286
11 IM Pazos Gambarrotti Plinio ECU 2271
12 FM Espinoza Palomino Willyam PER 2239
13 WIM Orozco Lina Yomayra COL 2152
14 WIM Mateus Martha COL 2130
15 Orozco Luz Elena COL 2087
16 Leon Magallanes Isaac ECU 2069
17 WFM Salcedo Diana COL 2014
18 Aguilar Natalia Andrea COL 1939

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