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Wesley So Smashing Competition in the Battle of GMs

5,5 points from six games, 1,5 points ahead of GM Rogelio

After the explosive start at the Phoenix Petroleum – Dapitan City Battle of GMs, when he scored five consecutive wins, GM Wesley So was finally held to a first draw in the sixth round by the experienced GM Antonio Rogelio Jr. The young star is still holding a capital 1,5 point advantage ahead of the 2nd placed Rogelio. Round seven key pairings are GM Villamayor Buenaventura – GM Antonio Rogelio Jr and GM Wesley So – IM Dableo Ronald. Standings and round 4-6 results are bellow, for rounds 1-3 see our previous report.

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GM Wesley So

The 11-round tournament, being held in cooperation with Mayor Dominador Jalosjos, former congressman Romeo Jalosjos and Vice Mayor Patri Chan, ends on 31st March. Unfortunately, games are not available at the present.

Round 6 standings:

1 GM SO Wesley PHI 2627 5,5

2 GM ANTONIO Rogelio Jr PHI 2519 4,0

3 GM LAYLO Darwin PHI 2504 3,5

4 GM GOMEZ John Paul PHI 2539 3,5

5 IM BITOON Richard PHI 2473 3,0

6 GM PARAGUA Mark PHI 2537 3,0

7 IM NOLTE Rolando PHI 2488 3,0

8 GM TORRE Eugenio PHI 2560 3,0

9 IM SADORRA Julio Catalino PHI 2445 2,5

10 GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura PHI 2471 2,5

11 GM GONZALES Jayson PHI 2468 1,5

12 IM DABLEO Ronald PHI 2432 1,0

Round 4 results:

GM ANTONIO Rogelio Jr 1 – 0 GM GONZALES Jayson

GM SO Wesley 1 – 0 IM NOLTE Rolando

IM DABLEO Ronald 0 – 1 GM TORRE Eugenio

GM PARAGUA Mark ½ – ½ GM GOMEZ John Paul

IM SADORRA Julio Catalino 1 – 0 GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura

IM BITOON Richard ½ – ½ GM LAYLO Darwin

Round 5 results:

GM LAYLO Darwin ½ – ½ GM ANTONIO Rogelio Jr

GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura 1 – 0 IM BITOON Richard

GM GOMEZ John Paul ½ – ½ IM SADORRA Julio Catalino

GM TORRE Eugenio ½ – ½ GM PARAGUA Mark

IM NOLTE Rolando 1 – 0 IM DABLEO Ronald

GM GONZALES Jayson 0 – 1 GM SO Wesley

Round 6 results:

GM ANTONIO Rogelio Jr ½ – ½ GM SO Wesley

IM DABLEO Ronald ½ – ½ GM GONZALES Jayson

GM PARAGUA Mark ½ – ½ IM NOLTE Rolando

IM SADORRA Julio Catalino ½ – ½ GM TORRE Eugenio

IM BITOON Richard ½ – ½ GM GOMEZ John Paul

GM LAYLO Darwin ½ – ½ GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura

Round 7 pairings:

GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura - GM ANTONIO Rogelio Jr

GM GOMEZ John Paul - GM LAYLO Darwin

GM TORRE Eugenio - IM BITOON Richard

IM NOLTE Rolando - IM SADORRA Julio Catalino

GM GONZALES Jayson - GM PARAGUA Mark

GM SO Wesley - IM DABLEO Ronald

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