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Andres Rodriguez wins 51st Mar del Plata Open

The 51st edition of Mar del Plata Open took place from April 9-16 in the second-largest city in Buenos Aires province. The event gathered 282 participants from eight countries, including 35 titled players.

GM Andres Rodriguez Vila took a decisive victory in the last round to score 8 points and win the tournament.

WFM María José Campos was the best ranked female player and FM Marcelo Ibar became the best senior player.

WFM María José Campos

Final standings:

1GMRodriguez Vila, AndresURU24358
2GMFlores, DiegoARG2562
3GMGarcia Palermo, CarlosITA2403
4IMAcosta Pablo, IsmaelARG2450
5FMCristobal, ManuelARG22157
6IMPierrot, FacundoARG23817
7IMRomero Barreto, JaimeVEN23407
8IMFiorito, FabianARG23567
9FMMiranda, RafaelARG22627
10GMTristan, LeonardoARG25537

You can find the complete results here.

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