Magistral Ciutat de Barcelona Chess from Nov 28
The dates of the tournaments are from November, 28th to December, 2nd, 2014 and the games will start at 16.30.
The following six internationally recognized Grandmasters will participate in this Round Robin event:
1) GM Marc Narciso SPAIN (2515)
2) GM Karen Grigoryan ARMENIA (2591)
3) GM Li Chao b CHINA (2711)
4) GM Csaba Balogh HUNGARY (2660)
5) GM Àlvar Alonso SPAIN ( 2529)
6) GM Miguel Illescas SPAIN (2602)
The Tournament reaches category 15 which makes it the strongest tournament in Catalonia, and one of the strongest in Spain. Also it is included in the ACP Tour, as one of the most important events in the Chess World.
There will be live broadcast of the tournament offered by the Catalonian Chess Federation website: http://directe.escacs.cat/2014/ciutatbarcelona/index.phpand by the prestigious internet chess servers.
There will be more activities besides the Tournament. GMs Balogh and Illescas will offer interesting lectures. Free entry for everyone.
There will be yet another two promotional children´s Round Robin tournaments going on there simultaneously. Qualified players are as follows:
Closed Group Sub-10
1.Prats Safont, Sergi
2.Jimenez Muñoz, Nicolas
3.Moya Nuñez Pau, Salvador
4.Cespedes Llaverias, Llibert
5.Castillo Dalmau, Arnau
6.Travesset Sagré, Jan
Closed Group Sub -12
1.Masdemont Serra, Guillem
2.Harutian, Arthur Willian
3.Martinez Perez, Sergio
4.Claramunt Bassegoda, Marcel
5.Álvarez Albiol, Victor
6.Sama Salinas, Héctor
For more information please visit the Tournament link at FCE website, which will be continuously updated: www.escacs.cat
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