Sandrine Uwase

Chess championships: Karenzi and Uwase in tight race to defend titles

For varying work-related reasons, some big names have not turned up for the underway 2018 National Chess Championships at IPRC-Kigali in Kicukiro, but, there is still a rough path for title holders. Missing in action in the open section include Candidate Master (CM) Maxence Murara, Fidele Mutabazi...

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:16pm

National Chess Championships: Will Karenzi and Uwase retain titles?

A lot has happened, and changed, ever since Dr Ben Karenzi, the former commandant of Rwanda Military Hospital, and Sandrine Uwase, a 16-year old girl from Gikondo, a Kigali suburb, were crowned 2017 male and female National Chess Champions, respectively, last December. They were crowned after a...

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 9:09am

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