1984

  • Two Tournaments, the Open and the International
    • The Open: 8 rounds, 7 sections, 1,025 players, $105, 000 Prize Fund
    • The International: 9 rounds, 67 players, $50,000 Prize Fund
  • The Open:
    • 17 GMs
    • 29 IMs
    • 132 Masters
    • 1025 players from 21 countries
  • The International
    • 23 GMs, 27 IMs, all master field from 19 countries
      Four World Championship Candidates: GM Lajos Portisch,Hungary; GM Andras Adorjan,Hunhary; GM Bent Larsen, Denmark & GM Samuel Reshevsky, USA
    • The Winner: GM Roman Dzindzichashvili, USA- $18,000
      This photo is from a few years later of the 1984 Champion Photographs by Jerome Bibuld
    • Corporate Sponsors: Heraldica Imports, American Chess Foundation, United State Chess Federation, and the Casa de Espana Cultural Center
  • Class Winners
    • Open
      IM Kevin Spraggett 7
    • Under 2400
      FM Charles Hertan, FM Orest Popovych, NM Renard Anderson
    • Under 2200
      Michael Feinstein
    • Under 2000
      Anthony Rudolph, Isaak Sapiro, Ann Delaney
    • Under 1800
      Dan Hicks, Keith Fischer, Guy Lee, Joel Yoffie
    • Under 1600
      Dennis King
    • Under 1400/Unrated
      Raul Marquez, Mikhail Salts

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