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Sunday, February 23, 2020

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  • 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.

  • Cuban Players Win Tickets for World Cup of Chess

    Cuban Players Win Tickets for World Cup of Chess

    Havana, Cuba, Mar 28.- Cuban Grand Masters (GM) Lazaro Bruzon and Leinier Dominguez walked away with the only two tickets 2011 World Cup of Chess up for grabs at the Zonal 2.3 regional qualifying tournament that concluded Sunday in Santiago de los Caballeros, the Dominican Republic. Dominguez won…
  • Cuban Players Lead Regional Qualifier for World Cup of Chess

    Cuban Players Lead Regional Qualifier for World Cup of Chess

    Havana, Cuba, Mar 25.- Cuban Grand Masters (GM) Lazaro Bruzon and Leinier Dominguez, along with Mexican Manuel Leon Hoyos —all with eight points—, share the lead of the Zonal 2.3 regional qualifying tournament currently underway in Santiago de los Caballeros, the Dominican Republic, which grants…
  • Cuban Chess Player To Face Leader at World Cup Qualifier

    Cuban Chess Player To Face Leader at World Cup Qualifier

    Havana, Cuba, March 21.- The Cuban chess player, Lazaro Bruzon, will match, on Monday, with Salvadorian Hector Leyva, the leader of the FIDE Zonal 2.3, underway since March 14 up to 28, which also qualifies for the 2011 World Chess Cup, in the Dominican Republic. Bruzon, who is second in the nati…
  • Dominguez and Bruzon Confirmed for Chess Qualifying Tournament

    Dominguez and Bruzon Confirmed for Chess Qualifying Tournament

    Havana, Cuba, Mar 8.- Cuban chess players Leinier Dominguez and Lazaro Bruzon are among the 13 players to participate in the 2.3 Absolute Zonal Chess Qualifying Tournament to take place in Dominican Republic from March 18-28, as published Tuesday on the official website of the Dominican Chess  Fede…
  • Cuban Chess GM Undefeated in Spanish Tournament

    Cuban Chess GM Undefeated in Spanish Tournament

    HAVANA, Cuba, May 10.- Cuban GM Omar Almeida is tied with two other players in the first position of the Salou Open, underway in Spain, where he will face the fourth consecutive Grand Master today.