The 2017 BMI Lesotho Open has been postponed by 1 week and will now take place in Maseru from 3-5 February.

The tournament offers in excess of LSL 20,000 in prize money across the various sections and will feature both a FIDE Rated prestige tournament as well as a FIDE rated blitz event.

Entries are open and players wishing to participate should kindly contact Mr Tséliso Motloheloa to register and book accommodation as required.

The entry form and tournament brochure can be downloaded from while entries can be tracked at

We wish all players the best of luck for the tournament.