The opening ceremony took place May 7th in hotel Habana Riviera. It determined the pairings for the whole event. The starting numbers drawn in the “Grupo Elite” are 1) Wesley So; 2) Francisco Vallejo-Pons; 3) Leinier Domínguez; 4) Vassily Ivanchuk; 5) Zoltan Almasi; 6) Lázaro Bruzón
Thus round 1 pairings on May 8th will be So – Bruzón, Vallejo – Almasi, and Domínguez – Ivanchuk.
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Here is a photo report by María del Carmen Ramón and Miguel Ernesto @columnadeportes. Note: GM Wesley So is missing at the photos, as his plane did not arrive on time.