The 2016 Rwanda Open has reached the half way point and sees players from Kenya, Rwanda and Burundi fighting it out on the top boards in round 4.

Top seed CM Ben Magana has started with a perfect 3/3 but is joined on this score by CM Alexis Ruzigura who he is meeting round 4. Eugene Kagabo from Rwanda is the only other player on full score and finds himself paired against the Burundi Chess Federation President, Mr Deo Ntagasigumwami.

Deo is joined on 2.5/ 3 by his compatriots Ezra Paul Chambers and Gilbert Ryumeko are scheduled to fight out a local battle on board 3.

The results to date and draw for round 4 is now available at http://www.chess-results.com/tnr204642.aspx?lan=1&art=2&rd=4&flag=30&wi=821