Sunday, January 27, 2008
Westwood Winter Open
Thirty-four players entered the 2008 Westwood Winter Open, led by three IMs (Enrico Sevillano, Tim Taylor, and Anthony Saidy). Here are some photos of the playing site, the Los Angeles Chess Club. Sevillano took clear first with 4.5-.5, defeating both Taylor and Saidy. Taylor was second at 4-1, and John Daniel Bryant finished third. in the Reserve (U1800) section, Juan Rodriguez considerably outperformed his 1492 rating to take first place with 4.5.