Havana, Cuba, Jul 1.- Yuniesky Quesada reached his career high, 2 655 Elo points, and was the best news for Cuba in the world chess rankings updated today, which also showed Leinier Dominguez confirmed as 11th player worldwide.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 17.- Cuban Grand Masters (GM) Lazaro Bruzon and Yuniesky Quesada appeared second and fourth at Las Vegas International Chess Festival, led by the local GM Gata Kamsky.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 5.- Becoming the first double champion of Edmonton chess festival will be a challenge for Cuban Lazaro Bruzon, already confirmed for an appointment that shall run from June 20 to 29.
Havana, Cuba, May 19.- As expected, Filipino Wesley So won the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament Elite group by totaling 6.5 units and was escorted by Cuban Lazaro Bruzon (5.5).
Havana, Cuba, May 15.- The sixth round of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament Elite group left a win by Spanish Francisco Vallejo and draws of Cubans Lazaro Bruzon and Leinier Domínguez against their respective rivals.
Havana, Cuba, May 14.- Cuban Leinier Domínguez, with black pieces, will face today Ukrainian Vassily Ivanchuk in the sixth round of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament that takes place at Havana-Riviera hotel.
Havana, Cuba, May 12.- Leinier Domínguez reached his first victory and now totals 2.5 points in four rounds, which places him on top of the Elite group of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament.
Havana, Cuba, May 8.- Cuban Grand Master Leinier Domínguez will face today Ukrainian Vassily Ivanchuk in the first day of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament Elite group in its venue at the Habana Riviera Hotel.
Havana, May 7.- The 49th edition of the International Chess Tournament José Raúl Capablanca in Memoriam begins here today with the official celebration of its competitive program.
Paris, Apr 30.- The Cuban Leinier Domínguez is today officially part of the group of the 10 best chess players worldwide, according to the latest update of the world rankings.