GM Leinier Dominguez

Player

Profile
Title: 
GM
Rating: 
2796
Age: 
34
Country: 
Cuba
Chess Highlights
4-time Cuban Chess Champion
2018 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz Wildcard

Leinier Dominguez is a Cuban grandmaster and was Cuban Chess Champion (2002, 2003, 2006, 2012). His best tournament result was Barcelona 2006, where he scored 8/9 and finished with a performance rating of 2932. In November 2008, he won the World Blitz Championship, held in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Then, in June 2013 he won the FIDE Grand Prix in Thessaloniki, Greece as a clear first in a field of twelve elite players.