Chess grandmasters gathered at the 'International Open Vicente Bonil Albox' will


Chess fans across the country again, one more year, focus your gaze in Albox, which will host the next day 29 November the 'International Open Chess Vicente Bonil'. In what will be his eighth thirtieth edition, The tournament starts with the objective of remaining considered the most important of Andalusia and a classic in the international scene with the participation of great masters who come from around the world.

The championship will bring together representatives this year, graduates and best chess fans 'fast' in the world. On the tables of 'Open International Vicente Bonil Albox' they have passed in recent years players from the likes of Vadmin Milov, Cristian Bauer, Alexey Dreev, Arthur Kogan and even Victor Mikhalevski, among others.

Another edition, albojense the chess veteran Jose Maldonado continue to lead the event as tournament director. The mayor of Albox, Rogelio Mena, highlighted the work carried out both the director and the organizers of the Games. "Holding this kind of tournament in Albox puts our city on the sports map to Andalusian and nationally. Numerosos aficionados y jugadores de toda la provincia y del mundo acudirán a esta cita que es todo un referente a nivel nacional gracias, inter alia, the fantastic work of its director and the collaboration of the City Council ", He said Mayor. Councillor for Sports, Mario Torregrosa, He has expressed the Council's commitment to continue actively working to ensure that the tournament "copper increasingly important if possible". "Few sporting events can boast of holding thirty-eight consecutive editions; and more in these times today for such noble sports like chess, one of the hallmarks of sports and cultural identity and Almeria Albox ", noted.

The tournament will be held under the Swiss system 8 rounds with a tempo Fischer system; 20 minutes with addition of 5 seconds per player in the auditorium of the IES Cardinal Cisneros from Albox 10 Sunday hours 29 November. The '38 th International Open Vicente Bonil Albox 'distributed over this time 3.000 euros distributed in the categories of 'general Awards' for more skilled players, 'Almeria Awards' for the first five Almeria classified and 'Special Awards' for local players, youth and veterans. Also, Trophies will be awarded to the top finishers in the different categories.

Those interested in participating in this sporting event have until the 28 November to register. Pre-registration can be made, a través del correo or by calling 950 639 901. This year has been set up to 150 Players.

The closing and awards ceremony will take place in the auditorium of the IES Cardinal Cisneros, day 29 November, to 19.30 hours. This tournament held this year its 38 edition thanks to Vicente Chess Club Bonil, as well as the collaboration of Cardinal Cisneros Institute, Albox City Council, the Bonil Family, Gestagua, Cosentino, Cajamar and Grupo Cosentino Silestone.