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Capablanca Memorial concluded in La Habana

Capablanca Memorial 2022 took place 19-28 April in La Habana, Cuba. This year the event featured strong round robin tournaments for men and women, as well as an open event. 

Hans Niemann won the men round robin event, aka Elite Group, with a round to spare. With a final score of 7.5 points he was two points ahead of Vasif Durarbayli, Surya Ganguly and Luís Ernesto Quesada who tied for the second place scoring 5.5 points each. Replay the games here

Final rankings – Capablanca Memorial Elite Group 2022:

1GMNIEMANN Hans Moke USA26377.5
2GMDURARBAYLI Vasif AZE26285.5
3GMGANGULY Surya Shekhar IND26095.5
4GMQUESADA PEREZ Luis Ernesto CUB25195.5
5GMMARECO Sandro ARG26525
6GMYILMAZ Mustafa TUR26264.5
7GMALBORNOZ CABRERA Carlos Daniel CUB25743.5
8GMORTIZ SUAREZ Isan Reynaldo CUB25333
9GMALMEIDA QUINTANA Omar CUB25362.5
10GMQUESADA PEREZ Yasser CUB25792.5

Irina Bulmaga convincingly won the Premier Group women’s round robin tournament with 7.5 points. Yerisbel Miranda Llanes was second with 5.5 points, while two players tied for third position scoring 5 points. Replay the games here

Final rankings – Capablanca Memorial Premier Group 2022:

1IMBULMAGA Irina ROU23797.5
2WIMMIRANDA LLANES Yerisbel CUB22885.5
3WFMHERNANDEZ GIL Ineymig CUB23285
4WIMFORGAS MORENO Yaniela CUB23365
5IMORDAZ VALDES Lisandra Teresa CUB23734.5
6WIMKIOLBASA Oliwia POL23884
7IMLUJAN Carolina ARG23304
8WGMARRIBAS ROBAINA Maritza CUB22284
9WGMCORI T. Deysi PER23913
10WGMHERNANDEZ MOYA Yuleisy CUB22192.5

The Open tournament simultaneously took place in La Habana’s Hotel Nacional. After 9 played rounds four players shared the top with same score of 7 points. Tiebreaks criteria determined Bator Sambuev the Winner.

Final rankings – Capablanca Memorial Open tournament:

Rk. NameFEDRtgPts. TB1TB2TB3
1GMSambuev Bator CAN2502747515
2IMBerdayes Ason Dylan Isidro CUB2443746505
3IMSoto Hernandez Henry CUB2481745496
4IMAvila Pavas Santiago COL2435742466
5GMGonzalez Vidal Yuri CUB25186.549544
6IMCampos Jimenez Augusto Cesar CUB23606.546504
7GMVazquez Igarza Renier ESP25386.542475
8GMOliva Castaneda Kevel CUB24916.540445
9GMEspinosa Veloz Ermes CUB24886.539425
10IMDiaz Perez Michel Alejandro CUB2427648525
11GMSalinas Herrera Pablo CHI2521648534
12GMMiranda Mesa Elier CUB2486646514
13IMFernandez De La Vara Arnaldo CUB2499645495
14FMRodriguez Hernandez Luis Daniel CUB2403645494
15GMGomez Garrido Camilo Ernesto CUB2479643473
16GMMartinez Duany Lelys Stanley CUB2499643474
17IMHernandez Gonzalez William CUB2476642465
18FMSolares Orozco Kebert CUB2325642455
19FMDiaz Villagran Robert CHI2295641434
20IMDel Rey Diego ESP23715.548524
21FMVitier Vazquez Cristian CUB24055.546504
22FMElias Reyes Jorge Roberto CUB24295.545494
23 Hidalgo Diaz Daniel CUB21255.543474
24FMPerez Leiva Jerzy Jesus CUB23925.543474
25GMBorges Matos Juan CUB24215.542453
26IMMorales Romero Pedro CUB23355.541454
27FMYanes Canizares Alejandro CUB23395.541453
28IMDiaz Hernandez Heriberto CUB23475.540444
29GMGonzalez Renier USA24475.539432
30FMDieguez Alvarez Mario Enrique CUB22675.539425
31 Cabrera Gonzalez Maximo Ariel CUB22505.537405
32IMFernandez Guillen Ernesto J. CUB2390547504
33GMPerez Rodriguez Luis Manuel CUB2321547482
34IMLopez Gonzalez Abel Fabian CUB2357546493
35IMFernandez Cardoso Alexey CUB2421544484
36FMCoto Mederos Michel CUB2348544484
37FMGil Alba Hector Luis CUB2248544463
38IMHernandez Sanchez Jairo Andres COL2389543473
39IMOtero Acosta Diasmany CUB2365543464
40FMFernandez Mayola Reynold Rafael CUB2345543463
41FMRamos Silvera Roberto Alejandro CUB2287543452
42FMHerrera Juan Sebastian COL2196543443
43FMCardoso Cardoso Jose Gabriel COL2461542464
44IMQuesada Vera Liordis CUB2360541454
45WGMLinares Napoles Oleiny CUB2183541432
46FMMendez Fortes Eduardo Jesus CUB2249541443
47FMCampos Gomez Manuel COL2292540444
48FMAlvarez Calzadilla Jose Avelino CUB2302540435
49FMAlvarez Fernandez Carlos Rene CUB2356539424
50 Morales Marmol Marcos Antonio CUB2216538412
51FMOrdunez Echarte Dennys CUB2275538393
52FMGutierrez Delgado Yusuan A. CUB2304537404
53FMGallo Garcia Kemel Antonio CUB2379536393
54FMPerera Alfonso Rene Humberto CUB2354535383
55WIMArgote Heredia Valentina COL2240534375
56FMPerez Rodriguez Cesar Alejandro CUB2343534374
57IMGomez Sanchez Jorge Marcos CUB2331534365
58IMEstrada Nieto Julian ESP2267532353
59FMLarduet Despaigne Carlos CUB22704.542453
60FMVargas Rodriguez Wilver CUB23364.540444
61FMOchoa De La Rosa Manuel Dario CUB24094.540433
62FMMateus Alejandro COL23164.540433
63 Portal Ramos Cristhian CUB22134.540423
64 Otero Marino Alain CUB22204.537414
65FMCruz De La Osa Reyder CUB22354.537403
66FMBatista Suarez Jeorling Yahytin CUB23054.537393
67FMHernandez Machado Patricia M. CUB22044.535373
68FMDuarte Napoles Fanny CUB22454.534362
69WIMObregon Garcia Roxangel CUB21964.532353
70WIMGonzalez Ochoa Yoana CUB2122442463
71GMAguero Jimenez Luis Lazaro CUB2491440443
72CMLopez Rayo Santiago COL2226440433
73FMMorales Romero Romaris CUB2169439422
74FMCharon Mustelier Manuel CUB2167438393
75FMGarcia Garcia Alejandro CUB2247437403
76FMPulido Alvarez Ariel CUB2274437382
77FMFuentes Dominguez Felix CUB2302436383
78FMRodriguez Basulto Reyson Ricardo CUB2305435393
79FMPerez Marimon Jorge De Jesus CUB2342435383
80 Luis Alvarez Elizabeth CUB1880435383
81 Silveira Garcia Yosdan CUB2223435374
82 Lavigne Lopez Raul Leonardo CUB2188432343
83WIMMiranda Rodriguez Tania CUB2189431344
84 Perea Ladron De Guevara Eduardo CUB2075431333
85FMVega Chirino Lemay CUB2289429313
86 Lafont Linares Ronny Manuel CUB21403.539432
87WCMMogollon Tobar Nicolle Juliet COL19823.536393
88 Leonard Torres Pedro CUB21843.536383
89WFMOjeda Lago Ariadna CUB19843.535383
90WFMBosch Valls Leannet Mariah CUB21603.535383
91WIMFernandez Rivero Karla July CUB20263.535371
92 Gonzalez Velasco Leandro COL20193.535383
93 Bueno Gauna Cristian Alejandro CUB21713.535371
94 Gonzalez Gomez Ronier CUB22433.534371
95 Gonzalez Mompie Reynier CUB21083.534353
96WFMAlfonso Ruisanchez Laritza CUB21083.533353
97WFMGutierrez Espinosa Karen CUB20843.532360
98FMAmaro Alfonso Raynner CUB21863.532343
99 Interian Rodriguez Alberto D. CUB21253.531321
100IMCuenca Gomez Jesus CUB21953.531332
101 Padrino Delgado Leandro CUB20793.530313
102 Diaz Osorio Ana Carolina MEX16483.529312
103WFMBlanco Garcia Liliam Barbara CUB20083.529303
104WFMMuniz Guevara Amanda Maria CUB21373.524253
105 Ruiz Buendia Miguel ESP2092339431
106IMGarcia Carey Osmel CUB2299336382
107 Alvarez Leyva Harold CUB2190334352
108 Verdecia Martinez Yulbert CUB2176333343
109 Diaz Garcia Lianet CUB2107333352
110WGMFrometa Castillo Zirka CUB2020332341
111WCMLopez Rayo Isabella COL18232.533361
112 Cordon Antunez Olga Rachel CUB20042.531341
113 Herrera Aruca Jorge Frank CUB19482.531322
114CMDe Siqueira Luigy Lira BRA19572.530322
115 Palsson Halldor Peter CAN18332.530321
116 Simon Batista Lorenzo Alexis CUB19122.528300
117WFMPages Roman Seidy CUB1903235381
118 Mora Munoz Alejandro COL2011232341
119WFMMartinez Mesa Chaneli CUB1855227290
120 Lopez Moises Antonio GUA1688225261
121 Venero Noda Massiel CUB17401.529310

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