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NSUBUGA TAKES LEAD IN NATIONAL CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
National Junior Chess Champion, Haruna Nsubuga took the lead in the National Chess Championship after he settled for a hard fought draw with Rajab Kamoga in the fourth round played at Hotel Africana on Sunday 6th November 2011.
Nsubuga, Kamoga, Simon Gonza, Arthur Ssegwanyi and youngster Samuel Masagga are all unbeaten after four rounds and are the surprise joint leaders, each at 3.5 points out of a possible 4.
Ssegwanyi propelled himself to the top after humbling defending champion Harold Wanyama in the fourth round. Wanyama has had a slow start as he had earlier on drawn with Gonza in the third round.
Gonza and Masagga beat Daniel Bagadde and former Olympian Isaac Munanira respectively to joing the leading pack. The event takes a break during the week but continues with the fifth round next weekend Saturday 12th. There will also be games on Sunday 13th and Sunday 20th November 2011. A total of 10 rounds are to be played, six more to go.
FM Elijah Emojong who missed the first two rounds is trying to play a catch up and is now on 2 points after beating Edwin Nuwamanya in the fourth round. Pre-tourney favourites Wanyama and Bob Bibasa are both on 2.5 points.
The winner of this event will be crowned 2011 National chess champion. He will also earn the right to automatically become part of the team to represent Uganda at the 2012 World Chess Olympiad in Turkey.
The top thirty in the event will also proceed to the next (second phase) of the Olympiad Qualifiers. The event is registered with FIDE for rating purposes. Details of the championship and games played can be downloaded from the link http://chess-results.com/tnr53038.aspx?ix=1&art=2&rd=4&lan=1&turdet=YES

Round 5 Parings
Bo. Name Pts Res. Pts Name
1 Gonza Simon Ssegwanyi Arthur
2 Kamoga Rajab Farouk Fauza
3 Musaga Samuel Nsubuga Haruna
4 Mwaka Emmanuel 3 3 Buti Raphael
5 Kaamu Joseph 3 3 Ssonko Mathias
6 Bibasa Bob Luggya Vianney
7 Wanyama Harold Akabo Michael
8 Munanira Isaac Nkemba James
9 Baggadde Daniel Turyahabwe Christopher
10 Chabo Leornard 2 Mugabi Brian
11 Kakooza Kenneth 2 2 Muwanguzi David
12 Muwanga Patrick 2 2 Emojong Elijah
13 Kibuuka Dennis 2 2 Apuuli Davis
14 Kalule Caxton 2 2 Otim Elvis
15 Mawanda Michael 2 2 Lwanga Augustine
16 Owiny Festo 2 2 Ojok Patrick
17 Nuwamanya Edwin Mukumbya Benjamin
18 Emojong Amos Sseguya Ivan
19 Tugume Richard Kalinda Andrew
20 Mpasa Peter Otete Albert
21 Atuhairwe Phillip 1 Odota Deo
22 Musisi Abbey 1 1 Katula Frobisha
23 Kiwuluka Hassad 1 1 Namanya Gary
24 Walusansa John 1 1 Kyewalyanga Robert
25 Tabula Bashir 1 ½ Nyakana Benjamin
26 Otto James ½ 0 Kiggundu Ezekiel
27 Tamale Michael 0 0 Lubega Mark
28 Mukuve Msaud 0 0 Manyaga Ivan
29 Mugyenyi Johnson 0 0 Opio Agaba Asaph



STANDINGS AFTER ROUND 4

Rank SNo. Name Rtg FED Pts BH.
1 8 Nsubuga Haruna 2103 UGA 9
2 7 Kamoga Rajab 2121 UGA 9
3 10 Gonza Simon 2092 UGA 8
4 5 Ssegwanyi Arthur 2116 UGA 8
5 47 Musaga Samuel 1950 UGA
6 11 Farouk Fauza 2072 UGA 7
7 13 Kaamu Joseph 2037 UGA 3 9
8 12 Buti Raphael 2050 UGA 3 8
9 19 Ssonko Mathias 2002 UGA 3 8
10 15 Mwaka Emmanuel 2017 UGA 3
11 3 Wanyama Harold 2155 UGA
4 Munanira Isaac 2117 UGA
13 21 Baggadde Daniel 2000 UGA
14 20 Akabo Michael 2000 UGA
15 2 Bibasa Bob 2160 UGA 8
16 14 Turyahabwe Christopher 2028 UGA 8
29 Nkemba James 1993 UGA 8
18 16 Luggya Vianney 2015 UGA
19 34 Chabo Leornard 1950 UGA 7
20 23 Mawanda Michael 2000 UGA 2
21 25 Ojok Patrick 2000 UGA 2 9
22 1 Kakooza Kenneth 2177 UGA 2 9
23 42 Lwanga Augustine 1950 UGA 2
24 22 Kalule Caxton 2000 UGA 2
25 24 Mugabi Brian 2000 UGA 2
26 17 Kibuuka Dennis 2005 UGA 2
27 49 Muwanga Patrick 1950 UGA 2 7
28 26 Owiny Festo 2000 UGA 2 7
29 6 Emojong Elijah 2111 UGA 2 6
31 Muwanguzi David 1963 UGA 2 6
32 Apuuli Davis 1950 UGA 2 6
32 53 Otim Elvis 1950 UGA 2 6
33 30 Nuwamanya Edwin 1964 UGA 9
34 52 Odota Deo 1950 UGA
35 18 Sseguya Ivan 2003 UGA
36 35 Emojong Amos 1950 UGA
37 44 Mpasa Peter 1950 UGA 8
38 28 Otete Albert 1995 UGA
39 27 Tugume Richard 2000 UGA 7
40 9 Mukumbya Benjamin 2100 UGA
41 36 Kalinda Andrew 1950 UGA 5
42 37 Katula Frobisha 1950 UGA 1 10½
43 48 Musisi Abbey 1950 UGA 1 9
44 57 Walusansa John 1950 UGA 1
45 40 Kyewalyanga Robert 1950 UGA 1 8
46 33 Atuhairwe Phillip 1950 UGA 1
47 55 Tabula Bashir 1950 UGA 1
48 39 Kiwuluka Hassad 1950 UGA 1
49 50 Namanya Gary 1950 UGA 1 5
50 54 Otto James 1950 UGA ½ 9
51 51 Nyakana Benjamin 1950 UGA ½ 7
52 38 Kiggundu Ezekiel 1950 UGA 0 8
53 43 Manyaga Ivan 1950 UGA 0
45 Mugyenyi Johnson 1950 UGA 0
55 41 Lubega Mark 1950 UGA 0 7
46 Mukuve Msaud 1950 UGA 0 7
56 Tamale Michael 1950 UGA 0 7
58 Opio Agaba Asaph 1950 UGA 0 7
 
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