Simutowe to play in UTD Category X tourney!
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Zambia's Amon Simutowe is winding down another semester at University of Texas-Dallas. Only a few days after he finishes his exams, the school will sponsor a Category 10 GM tournament. This tournament will feature an interesting lineup including Ukraine's Alexander Moiseenko and Costa Rica's Alejandro Ramirez. Simutowe told The Chess Drum that this tournament is in preparation for the fiercely-contested Pan-American Collegiate tournament in late December.

Scheduled Participants

GM Alexander Moiseenko (UKR 2653)
GM Igor Novikov (USA 2588)
GM Yuri Shulman (USA 2549)
GM Alejandro Ramirez (CRC 2519)
IM Magesh Panchanathan (IND 2482)
IM Dmitry Scheider (USA 2453)
IM Amon Simutowe (ZAM 2424)
FM Daniel Fernandex (USA 2391)
IM Peter Vavrak (SVK 2388)
Michal Kujovik (SVK 2370)

Category X (needs a 2476 average) 2481.7

Posted by The Chess Drum: 24 November 2004