Our Knights Chess Academy Zimbabwe (KCAZ) top team had a very good day in the office! The mostly youthful team of Shingai Magazine, Kudzai Mhandu, Tinashe Tsvangirai,Vincent Mabodongwa, Collins Mabodongwa and the only old horse on board 4 (Yours Truly JC) dismissed and disciplined The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) Harare team by hammering them 4.5-1.5 at their own base – The Harare Central Police Station Cafeteria. The ZRP Harare team of: Clemence Chigariro, Blessed Rusere, Ruvarashe Moyo, Hardwork Sithole, Innocent Chipote and Chrispen Gwatidzo found the going getting tough as the KCAZ team was on fire. For the Uniformed forces Clemence Chigariro beat our Captain Shingai Magazine in a tightly contested battle on board 1 as well as on the lower board 6 Chrispen Gwatidzo had to fight for a draw.
On the other boards our side’s; Kudzai, Tinashe, Vincent and Yours Truly JC had to make sure full points were collected. Well done Knights! Meanwhile in the other match played today Saturday the 22nd of April 2017 saw The deadly Mabvuku Chess Masters Academy stubborn boys; Roy Mwadzura, Thom Munyaradzi, Tinashe Masiriri, Phillip Jekera, Solomon Chimuzura, Bruce Juma demolishing the Budiriro Academy team; Eddie Matimba, Erick Zimona, Wisdom Marowa, Munashe Mudondo,Munashe Zambuko and Terence Mhorah by 4 – 2. Well done Mabvuku Academy!
The Harare Chess League’s mission is to develop chess for all adults and youngsters and bring together various organizations through chess in the spirit of one family and togetherness. Resources are a major challenge and for the love of the game we shall pull through. Clubs are: ZRP Harare, Knights Chess Academy Zimbabwe (KCAZ), Mabvuku Chess Masters Academy, Budiriro Chess Academy, CBZ Chess Club, ZRP Support Unit, Chi-Town Chess Masters,Glendale Chess Club, Chi-Town Youth Chess Club, FBC Chess Club, Budiriro Chess Club, Old Mutual Chess Club, Kuwadzana Chess Club, Glen Norah Gunners Chess Club, Glen View GrandMasters and Chikurubhi Chess Club. A total of 14 Clubs in the HCL 2017 Season.