2010 DRAUGHTS TOURNAMENT AT OLYMPIC YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (OYDC)LUSAKA,ZAMBIA
The tournament was won by Kennedy "Klinsman" Phiri with 24 points, followed by Albert "Scorpion" Shamuwele with 22 points and Alimon "Ronaldo" Mshanga tied with Mwaaza "Veteran" Sakala at 20 points each. The tournament was organised by Mwaaza "Veteran" Sakala and Mr. Makina Matthews as the treasurer.
The Provincial Tournament was participated by the well known great players from all the corners of Lusaka, and these are some of the players who featured in the tournament: Albert "Scorpion" Shamuwele, Alimon "Ronaldo" Mshanga, Kennedy "Klinsman" Phiri, Matthwes "Computer" Makina, Joseph Chioko, Gilbert, Pierry, Mwaaza "Veteran" Sakala, etc.
SOME OF THE TOURNAMENT RESULTS
Draughts is the most common board game in Zambia and Africa at large which is played everywhere including market places,work places, Schools, Prisons etc. Players enjoy and feel more comfortable to use nick names than their real names in the draughts community. Some of the Zambian interesting nick names are; Kennedy " Klinsman" Phiri, Alimon "Ronaldo" Mshanga, "Albert "Scorpion" Shamuwele, Elias " Kandende "Banda and etc.
It is scientifically proven that some people who make themselves busy with mind games notably draughts and chess,are rarely attacked by brain cancer/tuma and other brain complications as the saying goes,"an idol mind is the devil's work-shop". So far, Zambia has got more than 10 well known Top Masters and these are some of them ; Tentani Mwanzah, Albert Shamuwele, Kennedy Phiri, Mwaaza"Veteran"Sakala, Alim ... Read more »
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