This year is the 50th anniversary edition of the traditional tournament Capablanca Memorial. The 2015 will start in the 14th of June in Salón Embajadores in Hotel Habana Libre. One more time the chess fans will have a special coverage with commentary and analysis in the live section of Chessdom.com, as well as detailed reports on theSpanish version.
The Grupo Elite will have average ELO of 2716, which makes it a category XXI event. The participants include the local heroes Leinier Domínguez (2746) and Lázaro Bruzón (2677), the Russians Ian Nepomniachtchi (2720) and Dmitry Andreikin (2718), as well as the Ukranian Pavel Eljanov (2718) and the Chinese Yu Yangyi (2715).
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– GM Susan Polgar