Team Kenya is poised to collect a number of medals during the ongoing 2017 Africa Schools Individuals Chess Championship that runs from 19th to 28th August 2017 at the Rainbow Towers in Harare, Zimbabwe.
Both Reeyan Gosrani and Abinesh Sudalaimut lead with 4.5 out of 5 rounds in the Boys U11and Boys U7 respectively.
Jeff Gichuki is in 2nd place with 4 points out of 5 rounds in the Boys U13 category while Janvi Shah leads with 3.5 points after 5 rounds in the Girls U7.
Team Kenya even got a chance to meet up with the Kenya’s High Commissioner to Zimbabwe Her Excellency Lucy Chelimo.
The event has 177 players from 10 African federations including Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Seychelles, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia.