Ivanchuk seems to like to play chess in Cuba. He previously won the Capablanca Memorial 3 times before. He dominated the field again this year to win the title for the 4th time by a full point!

Final standings:

1. Ivanchuk, Vassily g UKR 2741 * * 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 7
2. Nepomniachtchi, Ian g RUS 2695 0 ½ * * ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 6
3-4. Dominguez, Leinier g CUB 2713 ½ ½ ½ ½ * * ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ ½
3-4. Short, Nigel
g ENG 2685 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ ½ * * 1 ½ 1 1
5-6. Alekseev, Evgeny g RUS 2700 0 ½ ½ 0 ½ 0 0 ½ * * ½ ½ 3
5-6. Bruzon, Lazaro g CUB 2668 ½ 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ 0 0 ½ ½ * * 3

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