|Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2013)|
The 48th Capablanca Memorial was 6-player double round robin played from 21 April to 1 May 2013 in Hotel Habana Riviera, Havana, Cuba. Games started at 3 pm. Rest day: April 26. Time controls: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 30 more minutes to finish the game, having 30 seconds added per move from the start. The Hungarian Zoltan Almasi won with 6.5/10, and returned to the expanding list of players rated over 2700 by gaining 15 Elo points. Quesada surprised with a second place on tiebreak ahead of Dominguez, and could have won the event if not for losing to Inarkiev in Round 8. The winner earned 1,800 Cuban pesos (about 2250 USD).
Category: XVIII (2690). Chief arbiter: Serafin Chuit Perez (according to official site)
Age Elo 01 02 03 04 05 06 Pesos
1 Almasi 37 2689 ** ½0 ½½ ½½ 11 11 6½ 1,800
2 Quesada 28 2608 ½1 ** ½½ 1½ ½0 ½1 6 1,050
3 Dominguez 29 2723 ½½ ½½ ** ½1 ½½ ½1 6 1,050
4 Andreikin 23 2727 ½½ 0½ ½0 ** ½1 ½½ 4½ 600
5 Inarkiev 27 2688 00 ½1 ½½ ½0 ** ½½ 4 400
6 Harikrishna 26 2705 00 ½0 ½0 ½½ ½½ ** 3 300
The Premier group was won by Oleiny Linares Napoles of Cuba ahead of IM Carlos Davila of Nicaragua, both with 7/9. Linares took her 2nd IM norm. The Open I swiss tournament was won by IM Juan Carlos Obregon Rivero with 8/10 and GM norm.
Official website (https://web.archive.org/web/2013050...)
TWIC, 2 May 2013 (https://theweekinchess.com/chessnew...)
ChessBase, 3 May 2013 (https://en.chessbase.com/post/almas...)
The Chess Drum, 9 June 2013 (https://www.thechessdrum.net/blog/2...)
Previous: Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2012). Next: Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2014)
Original collection: Game Collection: Capablanca Memorial (Elite) 2013 by User: Tabanus. Round dates are from TWIC and Chess-Results.
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|1. Z Almasi vs Dominguez Perez
|| ||½-½||37||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|2. Y Quesada Perez vs Harikrishna
|| ||½-½||35||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|3. E Inarkiev vs D Andreikin
|| ||½-½||44||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B45 Sicilian, Taimanov|
|4. Y Quesada Perez vs Z Almasi
|| ||½-½||77||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|5. Harikrishna vs D Andreikin
|| ||½-½||22||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B45 Sicilian, Taimanov|
|6. Dominguez Perez vs E Inarkiev
|| ||½-½||74||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|7. D Andreikin vs Dominguez Perez
|| ||½-½||49||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B53 Sicilian|
|8. Z Almasi vs Harikrishna
|| ||1-0||37||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B94 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|9. E Inarkiev vs Y Quesada Perez
|| ||½-½||48||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C67 Ruy Lopez|
|10. Z Almasi vs E Inarkiev
|| ||1-0||36||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|11. Harikrishna vs Dominguez Perez
|| ||½-½||42||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||A04 Reti Opening|
|12. Y Quesada Perez vs D Andreikin
|| ||1-0||122||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|13. Dominguez Perez vs Y Quesada Perez
|| ||½-½||16||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C67 Ruy Lopez|
|14. E Inarkiev vs Harikrishna
|| ||½-½||70||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||D26 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|15. D Andreikin vs Z Almasi
|| ||½-½||58||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|16. Dominguez Perez vs Z Almasi
|| ||½-½||54||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|17. D Andreikin vs E Inarkiev
|| ||1-0||41||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|18. Harikrishna vs Y Quesada Perez
|| ||0-1||59||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|19. D Andreikin vs Harikrishna
|| ||½-½||19||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||E15 Queen's Indian|
|20. E Inarkiev vs Dominguez Perez
|| ||½-½||81||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|21. Z Almasi vs Y Quesada Perez
|| ||0-1||66||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System|
|22. Dominguez Perez vs D Andreikin
|| ||1-0||36||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C11 French|
|23. Harikrishna vs Z Almasi
|| ||0-1||53||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense|
|24. Y Quesada Perez vs E Inarkiev
|| ||0-1||63||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||B11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4|
|25. Dominguez Perez vs Harikrishna
|| ||1-0||43||2013||Capablanca Memorial (Elite)||C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense|
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