NM Arthur Macaspac won. LM James West was 2nd. Brandon Jacobson (1952) earned the U2200 prize. Michael O'Connor (1811) was tops among the U1850s.
Bobby DeMarco #1 (in the red shirt) plays the Alekhine against O'Connor while B. Jacobson watches another game.
Dr. Luzviminda Machan Open (December 14)
NM Sameer Mujumdar won by 1.5 points. Brandon Jabobson (1960) was 2nd.
3rd Saturday Swiss (December 21)
Kadhir Pillai (2168) won. Lev Zilbermintz (2102) was 2nd. The U2000 honors went to Brandon Jacobson (1984). Merric Hu (1622), John Cartier (1508) and Matt Pell (1480) split the U1700 prize.
Here are a couple of photos from round 2:
... and the final position from the Aaron Jacobson-Taran Idnani game.
4 Bishops and 4 Knights? Yes!!