Argentine IM Ernesto Real de Azua took clear first place at the International Tournament “Magistral Club de Ajedrez Philidor” which was held on 15th-26th April at the Philidor Chess Club in Moron, Buenos Aires – Argentina.
Real tied on first place with two other players but had a better tiebreak score. His compatriot IM Lucas Liascovich and Spaniard FM Martin Madina obtained the same 6.5 points, but had to settle with second and third place, respectively.
Madina got a last round victory to achieve an IM norm. He defeated IM Cristian Dolezal on-demand with the black pieces.
The event was a single round robin with 10 players from four different countries. The rating average of the participants was 2297.
|1||IM||Real De Azua Ernesto||ARG||2450||6.5|
|3||FM||Madina Yadarola Martin||ESP||2228||6.5|
|7||Perez Gormaz Matias||CHI||2331||3.0|
|8||Abarca Gonzalez Nicolas||CHI||2300||3.0|
|10||WIM||Terao Juliana Sayumi||BRA||2174||1.0|