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Hipolito Asis wins I International Closed Tournament UE Montcada

Spanish IM Hipolito Asis took first place at the I International Closed Tournament “UE Montcada” that took place from February 15th to March 24th at the Miquel Poblet pavilion in Montcada, Spain.

Asis finished in the clear lead after obtaining 7 points in 9 rounds, leaving his closest follower a whole point behind. Korean FM Jose Camacho ended up second, while Argentinian IM Marcelo Panelo edged two other players on tiebreaks to get the third place in the tournament.

The participants played on Friday’s evenings and Sunday’s afternoons to complete the 9 rounds of the single round-robin tournament.

Report on the Spanish/Latin version of Chessdom

Final Standings:

1 IM Asis Gargatagli Hipolito 2513 ESP 7.0
2 FM Camacho Collados Jose 2345 KOR 6.0
3 IM Panelo Marcelo 2468 ARG 5.0
4 GM Perez Mitjans Orelvis 2553 ESP 5.0
5 FM Espinoza Palomino Willyam 2290 PER 5.0
6 GM Cruz Cristhian 2547 PER 4.5
7 GM Herraiz Hidalgo Herminio 2499 ESP 4.0
8 FM Gomez Jurado Luis Alberto 2322 ESP 3.5
9 IM Lorenzo De La Riva Lazaro 2513 ESP 3.0
10 FM Martinez Ramirez Erik 2371 ESP 2.0

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