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GM Villamayor wins Candon Chess Open 2009

Top seed and lone grandmaster entry, GM Bong Villamayor topped the recently concluded Mayor Allen Singson Cup ( 2009 Candon City Chess Championship held March 14-15 at social hall, Stern Mall, Candon City, Ilocos Sur.

Villamayor was undefeated and scored 6.5 out of seven rounds in the seven system format tournament to win by half point over second placer NM Emmanuel Senador.

Placing 3rd place is IM Barlo Nadera with 5.5 pts. Also with 5.5 pts were NM Haridas Pascua and Jan Emmanuel Garcia as they placed 4th and 5th place respectively.

Nadera was 3rd due to superior tie break points. Candon City Mayor Allen Singson, Vice Mayor Nestor Itchon and City Councilor George Valdez were the main guests during the affair.

Mayor Singson and City Councilor Valdez personally hand over the cash and trophies to the winners. The tournament was sanctioned by the National Chess Federation of the Philippines with NCFP Executive Dir. Willie Abalos and Ilan Peres served as arbiters.

Below is the complete list:

Mayor Allen Singson Cup 2009 Candon City Chess Championship March 14-15, 2009 Social Hall, Stern Mall, San Nicolas Candon City, Ilocos Sur

Name Pts. Prizes 1.GM VILLAMAYOR Buenaventura 6 ½ 15,000

2.NM SENADOR Emmanuel 6 10,000

3.IM NADERA Barlo 5 ½ 5,000

4.NM PASCUA, Haridas 5 ½ 5,000

5. GARCIA Jan Emmanuel 5 ½ 5,000

6.NM LLAVANES Ronald 5 1430

7. SALCEDO Raymond 5 1430

8. EVANGELISTA Ritchie 5 1430

9.NM MAGA Mirabeua 5 1430

10. LABUANAN Fidel 5 1430

11.NM VASQUEZ Andrew 5 1430

12. CORRALES Johnny 5 1430

13. AREQUE Jerry 4 ½

14.NM ALISANGCO Nicomedes 4 ½

15. MANAGO Michael 4 ½

16. MACALA Allan 4 ½

17NM BAGAMASBAD Efren 4 ½

18 CARINO Michael 4 ½

19 JIMENEZ Mario 4 ½

20 MENDOZA John John 4

21 ADAYA Ronald 4

22 GRAFIL Franz Robert 4

23 FIGUERRES Rommel 4

24 DIZA Fred 4

25 VILLALOBOS Reynaldo 4

26 PEREZ Michael 4 27 FRAILA Mario 4 28 RAZO Generose 4 29 ROSQUETA Joel 4 30 MAMBOAY Salim 3 ½ 31 VARGAS Mark 3 ½ 32 SUBIDO Joel 3 ½ 33 CORPUZ Balden 3 ½ 34 UMALOS Eduardo 3 ½ 35 RAMIREZ Noel 3 ½ 36 LIM Learner 3 ½ 37 COLLADO Francisco 3 ½ 38 GINES Noli Jr. 3 ½ 39 DUCUSIN Roosevelt 3 40 ARROYO Cesar 3 41 COLLADO Michael 3 42 MANADERO Ben 3 43 MANZANO Floro 3 44 VALDEZ Arnel 3 45 CABANGBANG Robinson 3 46 VALDEZ Rogelio 3 47 VILLARUZ Marvin 3 48 DIWANAN Cromwell 3 49 VALDEZ Lando 3 50. APURA Andy 3 51. FORONDA Mario 2 ½ 52. BOTACION Constante 2 ½ 53. CUSTODIO Jesus 2 ½ 54. ORBE Cliburn 2 55. ABUAN Eduardo 2 56. SANCHEZ Ferdinand 2 57. GARNACE Danny Boy 2 58. GAGTO Hovin Yeltsin 2 59. OPANO Virgilio 2 60. QUITIOAN Enoc 2 61. PADILLA Daniel 2 62. GALIMA Lyndon 1 ½ 63. BUMANGLANG Tirso 1 64. ACOSTA Lociano 1 65. MANZANO Dennis 1 66. DUGENIA Peter 0 67. ASTOM Edward 0 68. INGEN Elpidio 0

CANDON CITY CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2009

MAYOR ALLEN G SINGSON CUP

(2009 CANDON CITY CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP)

DATE : MARCH 14 & 15, 2009 8:00 A.M. VENUE : STERN MALL SOCIAL HALL, SAN NICOLAS, CANDON CITY, ILOCOS SUR SANCTIONED BY: PRIZES AND AWARDS

Open Division Champ – – – – – P 15,000 + trophy 2nd – – – – – 10,000 + trophy 3rd – – – – – 7, 000 + trophy 4th – – – – – 5,000.00 5th – – – – – 3,000.00 6th – – – – – 2,000.00 7th – – – – – 2,000.00 8th – – – – – 2,000.00 9th – – – – – 2,000.00 10th – – – – – 2,000 .00 Best Ilocos Surian Performers in the Open Division 1st – – – – – P 1,500.00 2nd – – – – – 1,000.00 3rd – – – – – 700.00 4th -10th- – – – – 500.00 Best Candonian Performers in the Open Division 1st – – – – – P 1,500.00 2nd – – – – – 1000.00 3rd – – – – – 700.00 4th to 10th- – – 500.00

16 – Under Division Champ – – – – – P 3,000 + trophy 2nd – – – – – 2,000 + trophy 3rd – – – – – 1, 000 + trophy 4th – – – – – 700.00 5th – – – – – 600.00 6th – – – – – 500.00 7th – – – – – 500.00 8th – – – – – 500.00 9th – – – – – 500.00 10th – – – – – 500 .00 Best Ilocos Surian Performers in the 16-under Division 1st – – – – – P 1,000.00 2nd – – – – – 700.00 3rd – – – – – 500.00 4th -5th- – – – – 300.00 Best Candonian Performers in the 16-under Division 1st – – – – – P 1,000.00 2nd – – – – – 700.00 3rd – – – – – 500.00 4th to 5th- – – 300.00

12- Under Division Champ – – – – – P 2,500 + trophy 2nd – – – – – 1,500 + trophy 3rd – – – – – 1, 000 + trophy 4th – – – – – 700.00 5th – – – – – 600.00 6th – – – – – 500.00 7th – – – – – 500.00 8th – – – – – 500.00 9th – – – – – 500.00 10th – – – – – 500 .00 Best Ilocos Surian Performers in the 12-under Division 1st – – – – – – P 700.00 2nd – – – – – 500.00 3rd – – – – – 300.00 4th -5th- — – – – 200.00

Best Candonian Performers in the 12-under Division 1st – – – – – P 700.00 2nd – – – – – 500.00 3rd – – – – – 300.00 4th to 5th- – – 200.00

Format: Seven (7) Rounds Swiss System, 45 minutes each to play

REGISTRATION FEE: Open Division —- P 200.00 16 Under and 12 Under Divisions — P 100.00 (Candonians are exempted from the Registration Fee but they have to pay a refundable P100.00 Defaulting Fee) For more information, text or call SP Sec. Jerry B. A. Malamion at Mobile Number 09175811046

Miss Virginia tobacco 2009

the 12 lovely candidates vying for the title “Miss Virginia Tobacco 2009”. the pageant night will be on March 27 at the Candon Civic Center, Candon City, Ilocos Sur.

Ms and Mr Ilocandia Bikini Open 09

Contestants of the Ms and Mr Ilocandia Bikini Open 2009. The 15 ladies and 15 men will be competing for the title on March 28, 2009 at the Candon City Beach Front, Darapidap, Candon City, Ilocos Sur.