African Junior Champions Crowned


The African Junior Championship 2018 was held at J&M Airport Road Hotel in Kampala, Uganda, from 28 December 2018 to 6 January 2019.

The Chief Arbiter of the championship is IA Hassan Khaled (Egypt). The Open Section Champion is IM Adham Fawzy (Egypt) and the Girls section Champion is WIM Anika Du Plessis (South Africa).

Final Standings Open

Final Standings Girls

From left to right: Chief Arbiter IA Hassan Khaled (Egypt), Girls Champion WIM Anika Du Plessis (South Africa), Open Section Champion IM Adham Fawzy (Egypt), President of Uganda Chess Federation Emmanuel Mwaka

Playing Hall

J&M Airport Road Hotel

Uganda Team