3rd Pichay International Open

Ni Hua leading, Wesley So second

After winning the 2nd PGMA Cup, Ni Hua is leading the 3rd Pichay International Open. Ni Hua has 5,5/6 and is one point ahead of the chasing pack. With 4,5/6 are IM Wesley So, GM Zhang Zhong, GM Li Chao, GM Paragua Mark, GM Antonio Rogelio Jr., GM Dao Thien Hai, and IM Sadorra Julio Catalino.

Tomorrows pairings will put the current leader Ni Hua ahainst Zhang Zhong. The young IM Welsey So will play Dao Thien Hai.

1 Ni Hua CHN 2641 5,5

2 Sadorra Julio Catalino PHI 2414 4,5

3 So Wesley PHI 2531 4,5

4 Li Chao CHN 2548 4,5

5 Antonio Rogelio Jr. PHI 2540 4,5

6 Dao Thien Hai VIE 2530 4,5

7 Zhang Zhong SIN 2634 4,5

8 Paragua Mark PHI 2514 4,5

9 Bitoon Richard PHI 2402 4,0

10 Elorta David PHI 2132 4,0

11 Barbosa Oliver PHI 2420 4,0

12 Huang Qian CHN 2416 4,0

13 Ghaem Maghami Ehsan IRI 2591 4,0

14 Nguyen Anh Dung VIE 2537 4,0

15 Laylo Darwin PHI 2508 4,0

16 Torre Eugenio PHI 2531 4,0

17 Gomez John Paul PHI 2469 4,0

18 Zhou Weiqi CHN 2477 4,0