We will be following the progress of 2018 Manitoba Champion Isaac Wiebe, and former Winnipegger Kevin Gentes.

In Round 1, Isaac lost to Shawn Rodrigue-Lemieux (FIDE 2262), Gentes drew with CM Kevin Zhong.
In Round 2, Isaac defeated Hughes Masse  (FIDE 2163), Kevin lost to Victor Plotkin
In Round 3, Isaac lost to GM Bareev, Kevin defeated William Li (FIDE 2096)

Source: Chess Manitoba