07:25, Tuesday, 14th November, 2017

The 2017 Tanzania Open will be the next event on the KCF Africa calendar and this tournament will again be held at the Peacock Hotel in Dar es Salaam.

This popular event in now in its third year and has fast established itself as a regular feature on the KCF calendar.
IM Arthur Ssegwanyi won the 2016 edition tournament on tie-break ahead of IM Elijah Emojong and Kela Siame from Zambia.

This years event has already attracted entrants from Spain, Denmark, Zambia. Kenya and Uganda and has been expanded to run over 8 rounds and 4 days. It will also feature a one day junior event for the first time this year.

Full details are available at http://www.kcfafrica.com/sites/default/files/2017%20Tanzania%20Open%20Po... and the players list can be accessed at
http://chess-results.com/tnr311370.aspx?lan=1&flag=30&wi=821&turdet=YES

Players wishing to register are asked to contact Mr Nurdin Hassuji or FA Duke Machieka in order to enter and arrange local accommodation as required.