Bartek Macieja wins Houston Open 2013
The UTB Chess Coach GM Bartek Macieja shared 1-2 places with GM Julio Sadorra from Philippines at the Houston Open 2013. The tournament took place on July 19-21.
Bartek stopped the highest rated US player (Number 7 in the world) GM Hikaru Nakamura with a draw and won the remaining 4 games.
IM Max Cornejo, who is a member of the UTB main team, once again showed a good result this summer, sharing 3-6 places with Nakamura, FM Warren Harper and Dachey Lin, with 4 points.
A member of the UTB B Team Armando Cortez shared 4-7 places in U-2000 section.
Results of UTB chess students in summer
Bartek Macieja and Julio Sadorra
Winners of Houston Open 2013