WESLEY, FIVE OTHER PLAYERS TOP LAS VEGAS INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL

June 11, 2013 10:30 pm

Filipino GM Wesley So topped the Las Vegas International Chess Festival held at the Riviera Casino & Hotel in Nevada. So earned five points, the same output of five other players —second placer GM Jaan Ehlvest of Estonia, third placer GM Varuzhan Akobian of Armenia, fourth placer GM Alejandro Ramirez of Costa Rica, fifth placer GM Manuel Leon Hoyos of Mexico and sixth placer fellow Filipino GM Enrico Sevillano. So, however, won via superior tiebreak points.