Makerere University Business School (MuBS) Chess Championship Print
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 11:03

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1.0 Introduction


The MUBS qualifiers got under way on Friday the 17th – 18th of November at the ADB building that’s located within the University campus. They were aimed at selecting the strongest individuals, Males and Females to represent the University at the 17th Inter-University games that will be taking place at Ndejje University from the 16th - 21st December 2017 at the University’s Main Campus in Luwero District.

During these qualifiers MUBS Chess Club invited the 5th highest rated East African Okas Walter rated 2271 to offer the players insight and motivational preparations tips. This allowed the participants to interact and also learn new Tactical play during the presentation.

The Qualifiers were sponsored by Kayondo Mark Hillary and refreshment’s provided by Mr. Richard Kawere, the Sports Tutor Makerere University Business School.


2.0 Status report

Uganda Chess Federation in partnerships with MUBS chess club organized the Qualifiers at the ADB Building with in the University Campus

The tournament attracted a field of 22 players, (3) ladies and (19) Men. The tournament had 4 rated players Mr Ojede, Paul Ogweng – 1877, Mr. Mugisha Ivan Jalagatha – 1869, Mr. Sanya Derrick – 1850 and Miss. Mugide Safinah - 1331

3.0 Rounds and System

Six (6) rounds were played in the Swiss system for the MUBS Qualifiers of 45 mins with no increment and Mr. Sanya Derrick accumulated (6) points out of a total (6).

4.0 Tournament Organization

Date

November 17th -18th 2017

Venue

MUBS ADB Building

Tournament Director

Edwin Nuwamanya

Chief Arbiter

Etyangat Augustine

Deputy Arbiters

None

Number of Participants

22 in total (3) ladies

Number of Rounds

6 rounds

System of play

Swiss System

Rules and Laws of Chess

FIDE Chess rules 2017

Best Player Overall

Mr. Sanya Derrick

Sponsors

·         Mr. Kayondo Mark Hillary

·         Mr. Kawere Richard


5.0 Ranking Cross-Table after round 6

Final Ranking cross table after 6 Rounds

Rk.

Name

Rtg

FED

1.Rd

2.Rd

3.Rd

4.Rd

5.Rd

6.Rd

 TB1 

 TB2 

 TB3 

1

Sanya Derrick

1850

UGA

10b1

9w1

7b1

5w1

2b1

3w1

6,0

0,0

23,0

2

Mugisha Ivan Jalagatha

1886

UGA

19w1

8b1

3w1

4b1

1w0

6b1

5,0

0,0

22,0

3

Mugyenyi Johnson

0

UGA

5b1

10w1

2b0

9w1

4w1

1b0

4,0

0,0

24,5

4

Akampurira Derrick Duncan

0

UGA

16w1

21b+

6b1

2w0

3b0

9w1

4,0

0,0

21,0

5

Ojede Paul

1773

UGA

3w0

19b1

12w1

1b0

10w1

8b1

4,0

0,0

19,5

6

Nsagga Grace

1453

UGA

15w1

11b1

4w0

12b1

8w1

2w0

4,0

0,0

17,0

7

Turyasingura Brave

0

UGA

21w1

16b1

1w0

8b0

15w1

11b1

4,0

0,0

17,0

8

Katungi Joshua

0

UGA

22b1

2w0

15b1

7w1

6b0

5w0

3,0

0,0

20,5

9

Kubwene Timothy

0

UGA

18w1

1b0

11w1

3b0

13w1

4b0

3,0

0,0

20,5

10

Muganga Fred

0

UGA

1w0

3b0

19w1

15b1

5b0

20w1

3,0

0,0

18,5

11

Mugide Safinah

1343

UGA

12b1

6w0

9b0

16w+

20w1

7w0

3,0

0,0

17,0

12

Nantume Jacinta Carol

0

UGA

11w0

18b+

5b0

6w0

18b+

13b1

3,0

0,0

16,0

13

Muzaki Godwin

0

UGA

-0

-0

18w+

21b+

9b0

12w0

2,0

0,0

15,0

14

Kidumo Andrew

0

UGA

-0

-0

-0

-0

17b1

15w+

2,0

0,0

14,5

15

Kasaanya Geofrey

0

UGA

6b0

22w+

8w0

10w0

7b0

14b-

1,0

0,0

18,0

16

Omino Alex

0

UGA

4b0

7w0

21b+

11b-

-0

-0

1,0

0,0

16,5

17

Itany Solomon

0

UGA

-0

-0

-0

-0

14w0

21b+

1,0

0,0

14,5

18

Shimwe Daudi

0

UGA

9b0

12w-

13b-

-1

12w-

-0

1,0

0,0

14,0

19

Mugabo Martin

0

UGA

2b0

5w0

10b0

22w-

22w-

-0

0,0

0,0

16,5

20

Nakimuli Annet

0

UGA

-0

-0

-0

-0

11b0

10b0

0,0

0,0

16,5

21

Mirembe Glen

0

UGA

7b0

4w-

16w-

13w-

-0

17w-

0,0

0,0

14,0

22

Sharma Krishna

0

UGA

8w0

15b-

-0

19b-

19b-

-0

0,0

0,0

13,0


You will find all details to this tournament under http://chess-results.com 


6.0 Prizes and winners

The top 5 players qualified to represent the University at the 17th Edition of the Inter-University games at Ndejje in Luwero District.


7.0 Challenges

- Funding for the qualifier is still not forth coming so depends on well wishers

- Lack of a playing venue, hence clubs has to improvise by using available grounds around the University

- Players lack of knowledge of FIDE rules

- Inadequate lady players for the club making the field un competitive

- Exam preparation, as players had to choose between playing the qualifiers and preparing for their exams.


8.0 Way forward

- MUBS Chess Club must plan and ensure sponsorship for the qualifiers before start of the nest qualifying Campaign

- MUBS Chess Club works more closely with UCF, NCS, ACC and FIDE to get the necessary assistance during national and international events to be able to meet top level performance

- MUBS Chess Club, prints and circulates rules and regulations in accordance to the National laws and FIDE rules to improve knowledge and understanding of them.

- MUBS Chess Club in partnership with the Office of the Sports Tutor should incentivize more female participation in the qualifiers

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