Swazi Chess Open to be played at Mountain Inn
CHESS– The 2018 Eswatini Chess Open will take place at the Mountain Inn on the last weekend of the month. The competition will feature several countries such as Mozambique, Botswana, Lesotho and South Africa who have all confirmed their participation in the competition. This was confirmed by the Eswatini Chess Federation Tournament Director William Siame, who said preparations for the competition were already underway. The competition will take place on November 30 to December 2 where local and international players will be showcasing their talents. “I would like to thank Mountain Inn for agreeing to host the competition in the country and we are now looking forward to other companies assisting us in staging the tournament. We are further appealing for any form of assistance from the local business sector to come board in helping us improve the sport,” he said. The director further invited local players to attend the competition in their numbers. “We are calling upon all local players to attend the competition in their numbers in order to showcase their talent against their internationals counterparts. We are hoping to have a bigger competition compared to the one we had last year,” he further said.