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  • Cuba’s Leinier Dominguez Advanced to Third Round of World Chess Cup

    Cuba’s Leinier Dominguez Advanced to Third Round of World Chess Cup

    Havana, Cuba, Sept 1.- Cuban Grand Master (GM) Leinier Dominguez advanced on Thursday to the third round of the World Chess Cup, under way in the Russian city of Khanty-Mansiysk, beating Moldavian GM Viktor Bologan 1.5-0.5 in the second stage of the competition. After his victory on Wednesday in …
  • Victories for Cuba’s Dominguez and Bruzon in Second Round of World Chess Cup

    Victories for Cuba’s Dominguez and Bruzon in Second Round of World Chess Cup

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 31.- Cuban Grand Masters (GM) Leinier Dominguez and Lazaro Bruzon began the second round of the World Chess Cup, under way in the Russian city of Khanty-Mansiysk, with victories in the first of their two classical matches against Moldavian GM Viktor Bologan and Spanish GM Francisco…
  • Cuba’s Dominguez and Bruzon Advance to Second Round of World Chess Cup

    Cuba’s Dominguez and Bruzon Advance to Second Round of World Chess Cup

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 30.- Although in different styles, Cuban Grand Masters (GM) Leinier Dominguez and Lazaro Bruzon advanced to the second round of the World Chess Cup that is under way in the Russian city of Khanty-Mansiysk. Dominguez, the best Latin American player with an ELO rating of 2,719 poi…
  • Cuban Chess Player Dominguez Classifies for Second Round

    Cuban Chess Player Dominguez Classifies for Second Round

    Moscow, Aug 29.- Cuban chess player and Grand Master Leinier Dominguez has qualified for the second round of the World Chess Cup of Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, after eliminating Iranian Elshan Moradiabadi 1.5 to 0.5 on Monday. Dominguez (2,719 points ELO) tied the match to beat Moradiabadi (2,532 po…
  • Cuba’s Top Chess Players Head for Azerbaijan for the Baku Open

    Cuba’s Top Chess Players Head for Azerbaijan for the Baku Open

    Havana, Cuba, Aug 4.-  Cuba’s top chess players, Leinier Dominguez and Lazaro Bruzon, are heading for Azerbaijan to compete in the annual Baku Open, scheduled for August 6-14 in the capital of that country with the participation of more than 70 other players. This year, Dominguez is the third-…
  • Five Cuban Players Qualified for World Cup of Chess

    Five Cuban Players Qualified for World Cup of Chess

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 7.- Five Cuban players won the right to participate in the World Cup of Chess that will take place in Khanty Mansiysk, Russia, from August 26 to September 21 later this year. The list of the 128 participants in the event was officially announced on Monday by the International Ch…
  • Vassily Ivanchuk Wins Capablanca Chess Memorial

    Vassily Ivanchuk Wins Capablanca Chess Memorial

    Havana, Cuba, May 23.- Ukrainian chess player Vassily Ivanchuk defeated Vietnamese Le Quang Liem in the final round of the 2011 Capablanca Memorial that concluded this weekend in Havana and in the process took the title of the annual competition.

  • Cuba: Ivanchuk and Domínguez Head Elite Group of Capablanca Chess Memorial

    Cuba: Ivanchuk and Domínguez Head Elite Group of Capablanca Chess Memorial

    Havana, Cuba, May 6.- Ukrainian chess star Vassily Ivanchuk and the best Latin American player of the moment, Cuba’s Leinier Dominguez, head the Elite Group of the 46th Capablanca Memorial scheduled for May 11-22 in the Cuban capital, the organizers of the event announced on Thursday. Ivanchuk,…
  • Three More Cuban Players Classify for World Cup of Chess

    Three More Cuban Players Classify for World Cup of Chess

    HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 25.- Cuban grand masters (GMs) Yuniesky Quesada and Fidel Corrales as well as International Master (IM) Isam Ortiz won tickets for the upcoming World Cup of Chess after their participation in the Continental Championship of the Americas that concluded on Sunday in Toluca, Mexico, w…
  • Cuban Leinier Absolute Winner at Dominican Chess Tournament

    Cuban Leinier Absolute Winner at Dominican Chess Tournament

    Santo Domingo, Mar 28.- The Central American and Caribbean Tournament held in Santiago de los Caballeros closed with the victory of Cuban GM Leinier Dominguez.