Lenier Dominguez King of Magistral Ciutat de Barcelona-Casino tournament

October 29, 2006

I tried to find info on this in english but to no avail. I reproduce Susan Polgar’s post on it , please visit her site here.

The Magistral Ciutat de Barcelona-Casino tournament took place from October 19 to October 27, 2006 in Barcelona, Spain. The tournament is a strong category 14 event. It was organized by the Catalan Chess Federation. New fide time control, approved in Turin (90′ + 30” + 30′ + 30”).

GM Lenier Dominguez of Cuba ran away with the event by scoring 8/9 for a 2900+ performance.

Final Standings:

1. Dominguez, Lenier g CUB 2655 8.0
2. Ivanchuk, Vassily g UKR 2741 6.5
3. Korneev, Oleg g RUS 2657 5.5
4. Bologan, Viktor g MDA 2659 5.0
5-7. Peralta, Fernando g ARG 2574, Narciso Dublan, Marc g ESP 2511, Granda Zuniga, Julio g PER 2646 4.0
8. Lopez Martinez, Josep m ESP 2508 3.5
9. Timman, Jan g NED 2565 2.5
10. Lacasa Diaz, Jose m ESP 2410 2.0

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One Response to “Lenier Dominguez King of Magistral Ciutat de Barcelona-Casino tournament”

  1. Manuel said

    There was and will ever be only one inmortal Capablanca but Lenier can sure make Cuba and Latin America proud again way to go Lenier we are with you

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