Capablanca Memorial 2011

46th Capablanca Memorial in Havana, Cuba


Canadian GM Mark Bluvshtein, our top FIDE-rated player, is back from Havana, Cuba, where he played in the Premier Section of the “Capablanca in Memoriam” Tournament. His section was a Category XIII event with an average rating of 2561.

Mark finished tied for first with GM Cordova from Peru, with 6/9: four wins, four draws, and only one loss! Check Mark’s blog (updated now) for his tournament analysis.

Round 1: GM Omar Almeida 2555 (CUB) vs GM Mark Bluvshtein :: 0-1
Round 2: GM Mark Bluvshtein vs GM Emilio Cordova 2561 (PER) :: ½-½
Round 3: GM Aramis Alvarez Pedraza 2538 (CUB) vs GM Mark Bluvshtein :: 0-1
Round 4: IM Reynaldo Ortiz Suarez Isan 2569 (CUB) vs GM Mark Bluvshtein :: ½-½
Round 5: GM Mark Bluvshtein vs Daniele Vocaturo 2561 (ITA) :: 0-1
Round 6: GM Manuel Leon Hoyos 2563 (MEX) vs GM Mark Bluvshtein :: 0-1
Round 7: GM Mark Bluvshtein vs GM Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2626 (CUB) :: ½-½
Round 8: FM Ermes Espinosa Veloz 2467 (CUB) vs GM Mark Bluvshtein :: 0-1
Round 9: GM Mark Bluvshtein vs GM Fidel Corrales Jimenez 2486 (CUB) :: ½-½

Visit the Official Site to see full results and to get the .pgn game file.
(If the games link’s not working, games are also posted on ChessTalk.)

Clasificación Final

Nombre Elo FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 Puntos
1 GM Cordova Emilio 2561 PER * ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 1 ½ ½ 1 6 25,25
2 GM Bluvshtein Mark 2589 CAN ½ * 1 ½ 0 ½ 1 ½ 1 1 6 25,00
3 GM Alvarez Pedraza Aramis 2538 CUB ½ 0 * 1 1 ½ 1 ½ ½ ½ 23,50
4 GM Quesada Perez Yuniesky 2626 CUB ½ ½ 0 * ½ 1 1 1 ½ 0 5 21,75
5 GM Vocaturo Daniele 2540 ITA ½ 1 0 ½ * ½ 0 1 0 1 20,25
6 GM Corrales Jimenez Fidel 2586 CUB 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ * ½ ½ 1 1 17,75
7 GM Leon Hoyos Manuel 2563 MEX 0 0 0 0 1 ½ * 1 1 ½ 4 14,75
8 IM Ortiz Suarez Isan Reynaldo 2569 CUB ½ ½ ½ 0 0 ½ 0 * 1 ½ 15,50
9 GM Almeida Quintana Omar 2555 CUB ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 0 0 0 * ½ 3 14,25
10 FM Espinosa Veloz Ermes 2467 CUB 0 0 ½ 1 0 0 ½ ½ ½ * 3 13,00

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