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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Capablanca Chess Memorial 2013 from April 20

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Hi everyone, 

The 48th edition of the Tournament Capablanca in Memoriam 2013 will take place from April 20th to May 1st at Habana Riviera Hotel in La Havana, Cuba. The Elite group’s full lineup was announced. With the March 1st ratings, the tournament reaches FIDE Category 18, something that might change in April. 

There will be two Russian Grandmasters in the field: current National champion Dmitry Andreikin (2727) and Ernesto Inarkiev (2688).

Indian Pentala Harikrishna (2705) and Hungarian Zoltan Almasi (2689) will also take part.

The field is completed with two Cuban representatives: the best player in Latin America Leinier Dominguez (2723) and Yuniesky Quesada (2596).

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