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2001 Latin America Championship

Sunday's Pictures

[view]Carol Fuentes, Country Manager for Latin America presents a plaque to Franck Favrot and Eduardo Stempler of Ediciones de Mente, the Argentine distributor
[view]Scott Richards savors his moment
[view]The Top 4 of the 2001 Latin American Championships
[view]The Top 4 of the Argentina Open
[view]Defeated, Diego congratulates Scott
[view]A little light reading, why not
[view]Scott Richards raises his fist in victory
[view]Scott Richards is more surly than usual
[view]The prize is almost in reach
[view]Two Time, Two Time
[view]Diego Ostrovich likes this play
[view]2001 Latin American Champion: Scott Richards
[view]Galimbertti sends Skizzik to the throat
[view]Victor Galimbertti is in danger of exploding
[view]Do your worst.
[view]Damien Brown-Santirso hopes for a Scott Richards victory
[view]Scott Richards somehow steals victory from Victor Galimbertti
[view]Garcia tries telekinesis
[view]Diego Ostrovich hands it back to Garcia
[view]Reporters share secrets
[view]The Quarters finished early enough that the spectators hadnt showed in time for the Semis
[view]Raphael Garcia holds only three cards, and is none too pleased
[view]Orb-Opposition requires careful resource management
[view]Diego Ostrovich is King of the World
[view]The Agony and the Ecstasy
[view]Quarterfinals: Scott Richards defeats Julio Silva Maciel
[view]Christiano Pereira doenst like where this is headed
[view]Scott Richards swings
[view]Now, which way do I point the beatdown
[view]Diego Ostrovich makes sure everything is just so
[view]As he wins his quarterfinals, relief washes over Victor Galimbertti like vintage wine from fine, old kegs
[view]Slap hands, Diego advances to the semis
[view]Not even Mogg Sentry can save Victor Galimbertti from the incoming monies
[view]Quartefinals: Diego Ostrovich defeats Christiano Pereira
[view]Saproling Burst makes Eduardo Sella smile
[view]Julio Silva Maciel knows what youre up to
[view]Raphael Garcia: Whoa, there
[view]Quarterfinal Action: Raphael Garcia v. Alejandro del Gerbo Actis
[view]The Top 8: On the threshold of greatness
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Alejandro del Gerbo Actis
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Julio Silva Maciel
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Diego Ostrovich
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Raphael Garcia
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Christiano Pereira
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Scott Richards
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Eduardo Sella
[view]Top 8 Competitor: Victor Galimbertti
[view]Its an inch away from pandemonium
[view]Dave Williams revels. Steve OMS less so.
[view]Everyone thinks they know this one
[view]Your Quizmasters
[view]Steve OMS dispenses elementary sign language at the Quiz Show
[view]The Top 8 is announced, and its freak-out time for the lucky few

Saturday's Pictures

[view]Dawton Possato is intense
[view]Round 12 Feature Match: Dawton Possato v. Adrian Saredo. Possato forgot all about Squirrel Wrangler
[view]Adrian Saredo pretends he has something up his sleeve
[view]Ostravich needs a moment to reflect
[view]Ostravich is exposed by Duress in his Round 12 Feature Match against Lucas Ramirez
[view]New recruits
[view]Lucas Ramirez has a surgeons touch
[view]Sideboard Workhorse Toby Wachter is fast running out of steam
[view]On Vacation: Chris Benafel
[view]Victor Galimbertti has never heard of a Poker Face
[view]Raphael Garcia considers his next move
[view]Round 11 Feature Match: Raphael Garcia v. Victor Galimbertti
[view]Ostrovichs laserlike concentration can bore through steel
[view]Thats no zombie Thats Brazils Marco Marcelo Zimmer
[view]Round 11 Feature Match: Diego Ostrovich v. Marco Marcelo Zimmer
[view]Dark Banishing Whatever
[view]Tiebreakers are one of the Great Mysteries
[view]The happy couple: Juan and Silvana del Comare
[view]Juan Reutter demands his opponent give back his Fact or Fiction
[view]Almarza gives his opponent The Eye
[view]Round 10 Feature Match: Maxilia Cereceda Almarza v. Juan Reutter
[view]Lucas Ramirez giggles like a schoolgirl over the beating hes about to hand down
[view]Eduardo Albareda passes priority with a practiced hand
[view]Round 10 Feature Match: Eduardo Albareda v. Lucas Ramirez
[view]Kicked Skizzik. What are you going to do about it
[view]Round 9 Feature Match: Victor Galimbertti v. Thomas Felsberg. Table Judge Nicolas Gonzales Pena is just resting his eyes
[view]Thomas Felsberg is exciting, dynamic
[view]The action occurs under the deadly gaze of the clock
[view]The Argentina Open can be likened to Hollywood: Everyone has a shot
[view]Carlos Terrera gets the hard news about his disqualification
[view]Round 9 Feature Match: Emilion Raggio v. Nicolas Kohan
[view]Emilio Raggio doesnt care whats in his opponents hand
[view]Nicolas Kohans concern is shared by the judge
[view]Concurrent Standard Beatings
[view]Its beard versus beard in Round 8 Feature Match: Oscar Carisimo v. Christiano Pereira
[view]Oscar Carisimo has the look of a control player: a full hand and an innocent expression
[view]Carlos Romao has options
[view]Alejo Zagalsky is more cautious than his shirt suggests
[view]Round 8 Feature Match: Romao v. Zagalsky
[view]Laura Waniuk supplements her income with lucrative beverage modelling contracts
[view]These guys think they can beat the pros
[view]Steve OMS loves gunslinging. No, he REALLY loves gunslinging.
[view]Christiano Pereira: Why me
[view]Hows that for a mascot
[view]Competitors wear the LAC 2001 shirt with pride
[view]The Argentina Open T-Shirt
[view]Round 7 Feature Match: Gerardo Godinez v. Diego Ostrovich, faster than light
[view]Gerardo Godinez is right out of The Matrix
[view]Diego Ostrovich livens up his feature match with sound effects
[view]Ostrovich is being watched
[view]Willing to win at any cost, Raphael Garcia sets his eyeglasses to stun.
[view]Scott Richards is all business. His business is PAIN.
[view]Round 7 Feature Match: Scott Richards v. Raphael Garcia
[view]Somehow, all this is going to come together in a deck
[view]Juan del Compare heads up the Argentina Open
[view]Say hello to my little friend.
[view]Players give Wizards a piece of their mind
[view]Sundrenched Buenos Aires
[view]2000 Latin American Champion, Gustavo Chapela

Friday's Pictures

[view]Omar Salomao puts everyone on edge
[view]Santiago Guzzetti deliberates
[view]Carlos Terrera boasts features of chiselled granite
[view]Round 6 Feature Match: Victor Galmibertti v. Carlos Terrera
[view]Victor Galimbertti has a change of heart
[view]Round 6 Feature Match: Santiago Guzzetti v. Omar Salomao
[view]The events sole female competitor, Lizbeth Laguna
[view]Chilean National Champion, Sebastian Suter
[view]Uruguayan National Champion, Rodrigo Asuaga
[view]Peruvian National Champion, Jorge Melgar Talavera
[view]Mexican National Champion, Francisco Barboza Garcia
[view]Argentinian National Champion, Diego Ostrovich
[view]Brazilian National Champion, Marcos Tanaka
[view]The Limited Day is always the longest
[view]Julio Silva Maciel taps, cagily
[view]Willy Edel looks for a way out
[view]Godinez grimaces at a tough situation
[view]Round 5 Feature Match: Gerardo Godinez v. Willy Edel
[view]Judges to the rescue
[view]Round 5 Feature Match: Marcos Tanaka v. Julio Silva Maciel
[view]Rafael Alvarenga, a man of action, not words
[view]Leandro fascinates the press
[view]Round 4 Feature Match: Rafael Alvarenga v. Leandro Mamczyc Haro
[view]Round 4 Feature Match: Diego Ostrovich vs. Jose Luis Echeverria
[view]Diego Ostrovich is an excellent listener
[view]Jose Luis Echeverria has TWO Coalition Honor Guards in play
[view]You may be able to beat me, but can you beat ... BATMAN
[view]Street vendors are always on the up and up
[view]Supposedly, this man is a judge
[view]A wealth of information
[view]The Gunslingers get mobbed
[view]DCI Reporter is scary stuff
[view]Marcos Tanaka tries to balance his mana
[view]Ernesto Mingorance displays the finished product
[view]Check out those killer Judge threads
[view]The Draft Script V2.0
[view]Head Judge Collin Jackson takes a load off, but never once falters in his duties
[view]Another top draft table
[view]Ernesto Mingorance picks with a quickness
[view]Marcos Tanaka is wedged between Gerardo Godinez and Julio Silva Maciel
[view]Birds Eye View of Draft 2
[view]Acting Content Coordinator Josh Bennett is thwarted at every turn
[view]Round 3 Feature Match: Damien Brown v. Pablo Huerta
[view]Brown takes a mental step back from the situation
[view]Huerta is dark, forboding
[view]The older Mao is grizzled
[view]The younger Mao double-checks a card
[view]Round 3 Feature Match: Mao on Mao, Father against Son
[view]Eyes of Ice: Thomas Felsberg, last years champion
[view]Thomas Felsberg fights Rodrigo Castro
[view]Luis Ramos works out the probabilities
[view]Ernesto Mingorance plays innocent
[view]Round 2 Feature Match: Ernesto Mingorance v. Luis Ramos
[view]Pedro Ceriotti rules Get it
[view]Michael Sutfin hobnobs at the press conference
[view]Ciruelo maintains an air of refinement
[view]Gunslingers, Dave Williams and Steve OMS
[view]Remember, no funny stuff
[view]Sometimes, even the press have trouble keeping their objectivity
[view]Round 1 Feature Match: Joao Lima v. Carlos Romao
[view]Reid Schmadeka, Somnambulist
[view]Ciruelo: An enigma wrapped in a mystery, wrapped in a scarf
[view]Everyone likes getting photographed
[view]Steve OMS tries to avoid getting wrecked
[view]Michael Sutfin plays the Evil Overlord
[view]Argentinian Level 3 Judge Juan del Compare and local Event Manager Graciele Battauz
[view]The Battlefield
[view]The struggle for supremacy
[view]Bouchaib in profile
[view]Basilio wants that Soul Burn back, badly
[view]Round 1 Feature Match: Messaud Bouchaib v. Basilio San Juan Vergara
[view]Joao Lima uses Wane expertly
[view]Carlos Romao unravels a mystery
[view]He knows hes done right
[view]Gerardo Photogenic Godinez
[view]With so many cross-color spells, it looks like more than 45 cards
[view]Apocalypse has everyone reading the fine print
[view]David Williams gunslings with Saproling Burt. His choice of token is excellent
[view]Gerardo Godinez does his best Alan Comer impression
[view]Rafael Meneses sums up his draft
[view]A downright ridiculous Planeshift pack
[view]GP - Rio Champion, Carlos Romao glowers at his Henrique Pessinis choice
[view]Romao has incredible reach
[view]Everybody mull
[view]Day 1, Draft 1, now with less chaos
[view]2000 Magic Invitational Competitor Gerardo Godinez grabs a green legend
[view]Well see just how winning this smile is
[view]Sideboard Reporter and Monolinguist Toby Wachter feels out of place in South America
[view]Fuel for Magic players
[view]An impromptu conference
[view]Judges Alejandro Raggio and Rafeal Dei Svaldi guard the scorekeeping station
[view]Sideboard staff get help deciding Feature Matches
[view]Alejo Zegalsky: Trendsetter
[view]If you were here, this is where youd sit
[view]Latin America/Carribean Territory Manager Reid Schmadeka desperately tries evade the paparazzi
[view]Theres room for everyone
[view]A little last-minute tech sharing
[view]Its easy to pick out Magic players
[view]Theres no mistaking the site
[view]Everyone was in high spirits
[view]Player Registration was 40 Hustle, 60 Bustle
[view]La Rural presents a beautiful backdrop
[view]Head Judge Collin Jackson calls the draft in the universal language: love

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