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Young Jason Ma playing club President Ron Rezendes in the August Super Gambito (#431)
A crowd gathers to watch the blood spill as young Jason concludes this game with Ron Rezendes.
In a rook and pawn endgame, Jason Ma shows masterly skill routing veteran Ron Rezendes. Notice the other young cubs in the forefront watching and learning from one of their own.
Former Cuban IM (now living in Mexico) Dionoso Aldama crosses swords with NM Bruce Baker.
The two titans meet (for the second time since 2002). IM Cyrus Lakdawala and IM Dionoso Aldama meet again after a 7-year hiatus. Their first encounter was in Tijuana which ended as a draw. This time both players took no chances and split the point again to end up as co-winners of the tournament.