84th Campeonato Argentino Superior

GM Diego Flores wins the Championship, half a point ahead of GM Ruben Felgaer

The 84th Campeonato Argentino Superior was held on 11-22nd May at el Club EspaƱol in La Plata. The top-seeded GM Diego Flores justified his high rating by winning the Championship with 7.5 points from 11 games, half a point clear ahead of the last year champion GM Ruben Felgaer. The total prize fund was $20.000 USD, with $4.000 allocated for the winner.

Final standings:

1 GM Flores Diego 2585 – 7.5

2 GM Felgaer Ruben 2564 – 7

3 IM Mareco Sandro 2512 – 6.5

4 GM Peralta Fernando 2559 – 6.5

5 GM Lafuente Pablo 2517 – 6.5

6 IM Alonso Salvador 2489 – 6

7 GM Slipak Sergio 2446 – 5.5

8 GM Valerga Diego 2523 – 5

9 IM Claverie Raul 2374 – 4.5

10 Orsini Antonio 2352 – 4.5

11 FM Perez Ponsa Federico 2389 – 4.5

12 IM Lujan Carolina 2360 – 2

Diego Flores sq

GM Diego Flores – 2009 Argentina Chess Champion

ARG ch trophy

Trophies for the winners

Few weeks ago, Maria Florencia Fernandez won the Argentinian Women Championship.

Download all games in PGN format. Replay selected games bellow.

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