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Mar 20

Ajibola Olanrewaju Crowned Zone 4.2 Individual Open Chess Champion

Ajibola Olanrewaju (2321) from Nigeria was in imperious form not only winning the Zone 4.2 Individual Open Chess Championships, but…
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Mar 20

Postponement of 2020 Zone 4.5 Individual Chess Championships

On behalf of the Chess Federation of Lesotho and the African Chess Confederation, I regret to announce the postponement of…
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Mar 20

FM JOSEPH MWALE SET FOR ZONE 4.5 TOURNEY

Chess Association of Malawi (CHESSAM) has identified Fide Master Joseph Mwale to represent Malawi at the Zone 4.5 Individual tourney…
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Jan 20

Malawi Starts Quest for Olympiad Team

The Malawi’s 2020 Olympiad team first qualification rule, made the first qualifying tournament look like a sinking Titanic ship with…
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Dec 19

The 2019 African Youth Chess Championships (AYCC) Draws To a Close

The 2019 AYCC drew to a close at the Windhoek Country Club & Casino in Windhoek Namibia. The championships were…
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Dec 19

2019 African Youth Chess Championships (AYCC) Shaping Up

The 2019 African Youth Chess Championships (AYCC) are currently underway in Windhoek, Namibia. A total of 248 players are battling…
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Dec 19

Zambia and Nigeria join the race for Top Youth Chess Championships

Zambia and Nigeria are the latest countries to field players in the 2019 African Youth Chess Championships (AYCC) that are…
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Dec 19

Zone 4.4 Youth U-16 Championships Day Three Report

The Zone 4.4 Youth Under 16 Chess Championships are underway in Luke Hotel, Nairobi. The event has attracted twelve teams;…
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Dec 19

Namibia set to host the 2019 African Youth Chess Championships (AYCC)

The Namibia Chess Federation (NCF) is in the process of doing some last minute preparations of hosting one of Africa’s…
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Dec 19

Dr. Tongowona Collen Elected New Zimbabwe Chess Federation President

ACC congratulates Dr Tongowona on his ascendancy to the high office of ZCF President, after democratic elections that were held…
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Dec 19

Namibia Chess Federation Elects New President

CONGRATULATIONS are in order to Mr Charles Eichab, the newly Elected President of Namibia Chess Federation (NCF). The elections were…
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Nov 19

Botswana Crowned The 2019 Zone 4.5 Youth Under-16 Team Chess Champions.

Team Botswana cruised to victory winning all their match points in the recently concluded Zone 4.5 Youth U-16 Team Chess…
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9

Nov 19

2019 African Junior Chess Champions Crowned.

WFM Pires Luzia (1924) from Angola & GM Fawzy Adham (2478) from Egypt have been crowned as the 2019 African…
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Sep 19

ACC with Zimbabwe Chess Federation

ACC is with you Zimbabwe Chess Federation as you celebrate through mourning the Life of the great cde Robert Mugabe,…
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Jun 19

Congratulations!

Clement Guissou, the National Champion of 2018 chess games receiving his award from the Director-General of recreation Mr Vohoun Tamini….
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Jun 19

World ranking fluctuation

WGM Zhai Mo (2352) won against Olga Girya (2481) with a score of 2-0, Girya who is a native hero…
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Jun 19

All-Africa Games or the Pan African Games 2019

The African Games (earlier known as the All-Africa Games or the Pan African Games) are continental multi-sport event that happens…
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Jun 19

African Games, 2019

The 2019 African Games to be held in Morocco will feature Chess as an official sport which was missing from…
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