Havana, Cuba, Jul 2.- The first figures of Cuban chess experienced slight decreases in the world ranking, which was updated last Tuesday and will rule throughout July.
Havana, Jun 25.- Chinese Grand Master Yu Yangyi won the 50th Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament Elite Group with one round in advance after drawing with Cuban Lazaro Bruzon.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 25.- Russian Kirsan Nikolayevich Iliumzhinov, president of the International Chess Federation (FIDE), arrived in Cuba on Thursday with the purpose of taking part in the closing ceremony of the 50th edition of the Capablanca in Memoriam Chess Tournament, under way at the Habana Libre Hotel in this capital.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 24.- Chinese Yu Yangyi remained on top of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament after the seventh round, also marked by unexplained loss of Cuban Leinier Dominguez.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 22.- The elite group of Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament no longer has undefeated player when Russian Dmitry Andreikin beat Chinese Yu Yangyi, but the latter remained as leader thanks to 4.5 units of possible six.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 19.- Chinese debutant Yu Yangyi gained prominence in the third round by defeating local idol Leinier Dominguez and remains alone on top of the Capablanca Memorial Chess Tournament Elite group.
Havana, Cuba, Jun 16.- Cubans Leinier Dominguez and Lazaro Bruzon drew between them during the beginning of Capablanca Memorial Chess tournament with stage at Habana Libre hotel, in this city.
Havana, Cuba, May 25.- Winning in the last round allowed Cuban Yuniesky Quesada to achieve one of the four tickets for the World Chess Cup granted in the Continental tournament of Montevideo, Uruguay.
Havana, Cuba, May 21.- Cuban Leinier Dominguez defeated Russian Peter Svidler during the seventh round of the Khanty-Mainsiysk Chess Grand Prix, in Russia , tournament headed by Italian Fabiano Caruana.
Havana, Cuba, May 19.- Cuban Leinier Dominguez drew during the fourth round of the Khanty-Mainsiysk Chess Grand Prix, in Russia, tournament headed by Italian Fabiano Caruana.