Paragua rules Mayor Allen Singson Cup
GRANDMASTER Mark Paragua topped the 2012 Mayor Allen Singson Cup (Candon City Chess Championships) over the weekend at the Stern Mall Social Hall in San Nicolas, Candon City, Ilocos Sur.
Paragua defeated GM Darwin Laylo in the sixth round and halved the point with GM Oliver Barbosa in the seventh and final round to finish with 6.0 points and collect the P15,000 top prize.
Barbosa shared second place with International Masters Ronald Dableo and Emmanuel Senador, FIDE Master David Elorta and National Master Nelson Villanueva.
Mc Dominique Lagula of Far Eastern-FERN snatched the 16-Under crown while Daniel John Lemi took the 12-Under title. Liberty Icao