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II Magistral Ciudad de Asunción, Copa Roggio

pairings, opening ceremony, and photos

The opening ceremony and drawing of colors of the II Magistral Ciudad de Asunción, Copa Roggio, took place at La Pergola in Asuncion. In the presence of the representative of the Minister of Sports Justo López, Arq. Víctor Salinas, Arq. Juan Carlos Buzó, and Ing. Julio Ingolotti (President, Vice President, and General Secretary of the Paraguay Chess Federation), the director of La Pergola Mr. Oscar Franco officially opened the tournament.

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The pairings for round 1 of the event that starts on June 28 are:

Group A

GM Reinaldo Vera vs. FM Max Cornejo

GM Andrés Rodríguez vs. IM Guillermo Soppe

GM Oswaldo Zambrana vs. IM Luis Coelho

GM Axel Bachmann vs. IM José Cubas

FM Luismar Brito vs. IM Carolina Luján

Group B

FM Ricardo Kropff vs. IM Cristóbal Valiente

Cristhian Oddone vs. Allan Gattass

Willyam Espinoza Palomino vs. IM MI Guillermo Malbrán

FM Eduardo Peralta vs. FM Jorge Sosa Harrison

FM Ángel Hernández vs. IM Luis Sieiro

All information provided to by GM Zenon Franco, photos by Julio Ingolotti, General Secretary of the Paraguay Chess Federation.

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