Copa Latinoamericana de Ajedrez 2010 is ongoing

In memory of the first American chess player Inca Atahualpa

Ajedrez

Copa Latinoamericana de Ajedrez 2010 is taking place place on 18th-23rd of August in the ancient city of Cusco, Peru.

This event brought together about 400 people from 10 countries, to participate in three groups for players with different ratings. The tournament is a Swiss event of 9 rounds with 90 minutes plus 30 seconds per player. The prize fund is $40,000 as the winner of the A tournament will receive $10,000. The games are being played in Centro de Convenciones de la Municipalidad Provincial del Cusco.

The tournament has the FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov as head of the Honorary Committee, which is completed by Jorge Vega, Milton Iturry Quiñonez, and Luis Flores García (Mayor of Cusco).

Copa Latinoamericana de Ajedrez 2010 is dedicated to the memory of the first American chess player – Inca Atahualpa.

Premier Tournament A, round 6 results:

GM Granda Zuniga Julio E – GM Flores Diego 1 – 0

FM Molina Roberto Junio Brito – GM Delgado Ramirez Neuris 0 – 1

Fernandez Fernando – GM Felgaer Ruben 0 – 1

GM Hernandez Guerrero Gilberto – FM Vera Siguenas Deivy 1 – 0

FM Pacheco Marco – FM Terry Renato ½ – ½

WFM Chumpitaz Ann – GM Zambrana Oswaldo 0 – 1

FM Gemy Jose Daniel – IM Mosquera Klinger Miguel 0 – 1

Rios Escobar Adan – Sanabria Rangel Sergio Andres 0 – 1

IM Gallegos Carlos – Dolorier Smith 1 – 0

Ruiz Aguilar Pablo Alexander – Alarcon Bahamondes Roberto 0 – 1

Delgadillo Adonay – FM Pacheco Daniel 1 – 0

FM Borda Alan – FM Gutierrez Carmelo 0 – 1

Mendoza Rodrigo – FM Nina Miguel Angel 0 – 1

WFM Aliaga Fernandez Ingrid Y – FM Hernandez Riera Jose ½ – ½

FM Quinones Cesar – Vera Kelver 0 – 1

Carbajal Augusto – Robledo Manuel ½ – ½

CM Ferrufino Boris – Retamozo Henry 1 – 0

Monroy G Javier A – bye 1

Round 6 standings:

1-2. GM Delgado Ramirez Neuris COL 2575 and GM Granda Zuniga Julio E PER 2639 – 5.0

3-4. GM Felgaer Ruben ARG 2584 and GM Hernandez Guerrero Gilberto MEX 2544 – 4.5

5-11. GM Flores Diego ARG 2584, FM Pacheco Marco PER 2387, FM Molina Roberto Junio Brito BRA 2376, FM Terry Renato PER 2409, GM Zambrana Oswaldo BOL 2515, Sanabria Rangel Sergio Andres COL 2305 and IM Mosquera Klinger Miguel COL 2377 – 4.0

12-15. Alarcon Bahamondes Roberto CHI 2245, Fernandez Fernando PER 2363, FM Vera Siguenas Deivy PER 2348 and IM Gallegos Carlos VEN 2413 – 3.5 etc

Cusco

Cusco

Granda - Kirsan

GM Julio Granda Zuniga in a friendly game against FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov

Peru playing hall

From the playing hall

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