150 players, 31st March to 4th April, 2010, in Albacete, Spain
The 37th La Roda Torneo Internacional de Ajedrez is taking place from 31st March to 4th April, 2010, in Albacete, Spain. 150 players signed for a 9-round Swiss tournament with a time control of 90 minutes plus 30 seconds increment. The organizers have provided a rich prize fund of 11.000 EUR, with 2.200 EUR reserved for the winner.
The last year winner, GM Mihai Suba, is now 19th seed according to fide rating. Top rated competitors are: GM Granda Zuniga Julio PER 2643, GM Bruzon Batista Lazaro CUB 2641, GM Burmakin Vladimir RUS 2604, GM Paunovic Dragan SRB 2551, GM Almeida Quintana Omar CUB 2540, GM Rizouk Aimen ALG 2540, IM Ortiz Suarez Isan Reynaldo CUB 2527, GM Del Rio De Angelis Salvador ESP 2524, IM Pap Misa SRB 2521, GM Gonzalez Vidal Yuri CUB 2512, IM Cori Jorge PER 2500, GM Plaskett H James ENG 2494, IM Mekhitarian Krikor Sevag BRA 2490, GM Diamant Andre BRA 2486, IM Larino Nieto David ESP 2462, IM Aloma Vidal Robert ESP 2462 etc. Top seeded female player is Peruvian star WIM Cori T Deysi 2434.
GM Julio Granda Zuniga during a simul in Nancy