Carlos Torre Repetto Memorial

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Mérida 2008, the final – Alexander Onischuk vs Yuniesky Quezada Pérez.

The Torre Memorial is an annual chess tournament played in honour of the chess legend Carlos Torre Repetto (1905–1978). It is played in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico. The first edition was played in 1987, and from a relatively weak tournament, it has now grown into a strong international tournament.

Winners[edit]

# Year Winner
1 1987  Roberto Martín del Campo (Mexico)
2 1989  Marcel Sisniega Campbell (Mexico)
3 1990  Marcel Sisniega Campbell (Mexico)
4 1991  Marcel Sisniega Campbell (Mexico)
5 1992  Gilberto Hernández (Mexico)
6 1993  Gilberto Hernández (Mexico)
7 1994  Gildardo García (Colombia)
8 1995  Gilberto Hernández (Mexico)
9 1996  Roberto Martín del Campo (Mexico)
10 1997  Jesus Nogueiras (Cuba)
11 1998  Larry Christiansen (USA)
12 1999  Tony Miles (England)
13 2000  Valerij Filippov (Russia)
14 2001  Leinier Domínguez (Cuba)
15 2002  Valerij Filippov (Russia)
16 2003  Yuniesky Quezada Pérez (Cuba)
17 2004  Vasily Ivanchuk (Ukraine)
18 2005  Lázaro Bruzón (Cuba)
19 2006  Vasily Ivanchuk (Ukraine)
20 2007  Vasily Ivanchuk (Ukraine)
21 2008  Alexander Onischuk (United States)

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