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Paragua rules 2009 Nueva Ecija National Open Chess Championship

  • manfrommanila
  • on 1/25/09, 11:53 PM.

The Nueva Ecija Natinal Open ,held in Palayan city ended in a two way tie for first.Both GM's Mark Paragua and Eugene Torre finished with six wins and three draws to bag the combined P 300,000.00 (Phil peso) in the nine round Swiss system tournament. Paragua ranked third in the tournament clinch the title by virtue of higher tie break points. Veteran GM Eugene Torre , a candidate for the World Championship in the 1980's defeated Rhobel Legaspi in the final round. GM John Paul Gomez finished in a tie with six others for third to 9 th places with seven points. Also with the same score were IM's Richard Bitoon, Barlo Nadera,gm Villamayor and NM Edgardo Garma. GM Darwin Laylo led a group of players with 6.5 points.


FINAL STANDINGS
RANK ELO TOTAL POINTS TIE BREAK
1.GM Mark Paragua 2537 7.5 54
2.GM Eugene Torre 2560 7.5 51.5
3.GM John Paul Gomez 2539 7 54
4.IM Richard Bitoon 2473 7 53
5.IM Barlo Nadera 2383 7 53
6.GM b.Villamayor 2471 7 52
7. Edgardo Garma 2375 7 50.5
8.GM Jayson Gonzales 2468 7 48.5
9. Reggie Olay 2329 7 43.5
10.GM Darwin Laylo 2504 6.5 51.5
11.IM Ronald Dableo 2432 6.5 51
12. Rhobel Legaspi 2338 6.5 47.5
13.FM Roderick Nava 2400 6.5 47
14. Deniel Causo 2366 6.5 46.5
15.FM Fernie Donguines 2367 6 52
16.IM Rolando Nolte 2488 6 51.5
17. Angel Cordero ---- 6 51
18.IM Oliver Dimakiling 2428 6 50
19. Haridas Pascua 2343 6 47.5
20. Julius de Ramos 2290 6 47.5
21 Geron Bas-ong ----- 6 46.5
22. Rustum Tolentino 2350 6 46
23. Edmundo Gatus 2261 6 46
24. Jayson Salubre 2296 6 46
25.IM Oliver Barbosa 2435 6 45.5
26. Jerome Balico 2322 6 45.5
27. Dino Ballecer 2387 6 45
28. David Elorta 2376 6 44
29.IM Chito Garma 2334 6 43.5
30. Reinier Labay 2231 6 43
31. Christopher Castellano 2302 6 41.5
32.IM Ronald Bancod 2355 5.5 52.5

Pairings for Round 7
Board 1 gm MarkParagua 2537 5.5 pts im Ronald Dableo 2432 5.5 points
Board 2 gm B.Villamayor 2471 5.0 points gm Eugene Torre 2560 5.0 points
Board 3 gm John Paul Gomez 2539 5.0 points im Ronald Bancod 2355 5.0 points
Board 4 im Barlo Nadera 2383 5.0 points im Richard Bitoon 2473 5.0 points
Board 5 gm Darwin Laylo 2504 4.5 points Angel Cordero unrated 5.0 points
Board 6 Deniel Causo 2366 4.5 points im Rolando Nolte 2488 4.5 points
Board 7 gm Jayson Gonzales 2468 4.5 points Haridas Pascua 2343 4.5 points
Board 8 Rhobel Legazpi 2338 4.5 points im Oliver Dimakiling 2428 4.5 points
Board 9 fm Roderick Nava 2400 4.5 points Efren Bagamasbad 2284 4.5 POINTS
Board 10 fm Fernie Donguines 2367 4.5 points Julius de Ramos 2290 4.5 POINTS

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  • 19 months ago

    bensen

    i wanna be a unlisted chess player, but i dont know how to apply.

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