Wesley So Wins "Battle of GMs"

Wesley So Wins "Battle of GMs"

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Jun 4, 2010, 10:39 AM |
43 | Chess Event Coverage

The talented young Filipino grandmaster Wesley So has won the 3rd "Battle of the GMs".

So has won all three of these annual all-Filipino events, this time scoring 7 wins, 3 draws and no losses.  An particularly attractive win came in round nine against Richard Bitoon (h/t The Closet Grandmaster)

Look out for So in the Corus B Group in 2011!

The full results of the 3rd "Battle of the GMs"


Name ELO 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Pts
1 So Wesley 2665 * ½ 1
1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 8.5
2 Gomez John Paul 2507 ½ * ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 7.5
3 Antonio Rogelio Jr 2572 0
½ * ½ ½ 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 7.0
4 Sadorra Julio Catalino 2450 0 0 ½ * 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 7.0
5 Laylo Darwin 2527 ½ ½ ½ 0 * ½ ½ 1 1 ½ 1 6.0
6 Nolte Rolando 2420 ½ ½ 0 0 ½ * 1 0 ½ ½ 1 4.5
7 Dableo Ronald 2464 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 * 1 ½ 1 1 4.0
8 Bitoon Richard 2476 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 1 0 * 0 ½ 1 4.0
9 Pascua Haridas 2358 0 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ 1 * 1 ½ 3.5
10 Dimakiling Oliver 2443 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ 0 * ½ 2.0
11 Garcia Jan Emmanuel 2315 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ * 1.0

 

 

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