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National Chess League: Kireka eases past Comrades, ascends top
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 12:25

National Chess League: Kireka eases past Comrades, ascends top

Kireka A ascended to the summit of the National Chess League on Sunday thanks to their victory over Comrades in the eighth round at Hotel Africana.

The defending champions whacked Comrades 4-1, with Fide Masters Harold Wanyama and Haruna Nsubuga plus Woman Fide Master Goretti Angolikin winning their games, while Simon Gonza and Edgar Ntende drew their respective games.

Wanyama, on board one beat Innocent Kimera, while Nsubuga saw off Isaac Otim and Angolikin edged Victoria Nakirya. Gonza settled for a draw against Ivan Mukuye while Ntende drew against Rogers Ntambi.

Earlier, the side captained by Ivan Kaddu had beaten their sister club Kireka B 4.5-0.5 in the seventh round without International Master Arthur Ssegwanyi and Wanyama taking part. Read moreHere

 
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