Saturday, March 09, 2013

40th International Chess Tournament “La Roda”

The 40th Torneo Internacional de Ajedrez de La Roda 2013 is set to take place on 27-31 March at La Caja Blanca in La Roda, Albacete, Spain.

The 9-round Swiss open is organized by the Club Polideportivo de La Roda and managed by the tournament director Andres Martinez Cebrian.

The prize fund of 11,000 EUR will be divided into 32 prizes. The winner takes 2,000 EUR home.
Currently 130 players are registered to take participation. Top rated is Venezuelan GM Eduardo Iturrizaga.

Last year winner was Cuban GM Yunsel Bacallao

Registered players (top seeds):

1GMIturrizaga EduardoVEN2650
2GMGranda Zuniga Julio EPER2634
3GMKorneev OlegESP2609
4GMBurmakin VladimirRUS2577
5GMSedlak NikolaSRB2577
6GMPopovic DusanSRB2562
7IMIbarra Jerez Jose CarlosESP2544
8GMMoskalenko ViktorESP2531
9GMLibiszewski FabienFRA2518
10GMPlaskett H JamesENG2516
11GMKhamrakulov Ibragim S.ESP2506
12GMStrikovic AleksaSRB2500
13GMCampora Daniel H.ARG2483
14GMMunoz Pantoja MiguelESP2483
15GMStarostits IlmarsLAT2470
16IMGarza Marco SergioESP2449
17IMGranero Roca AntonioESP2430
18GMSuba MihaiROU2414
19IMEspinosa Aranda AngelESP2414

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

A strong one.