13:40, Tuesday, 29th November, 2016

The 2016 ACL Open has reached the 4th round and is currently being lead by IM Daniel Jere from Zambia who stands alone at the top with a score of 2.5/3. He is being chased by a trio consisting of IM Henry Steel, IM Watu Kobese and FM Calvin Klaasen.

The games from the IM Section are now live on Chess24.com and the action can be followed daily at 3pm from https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/acl-im-tournament-2016/4/1/2.

Games from all rounds will shortly also be available for download from http://www.chess-results.com/tnr249034.aspx?lan=1

Entries are still open for the Prestige and Elite sections which will commence on Friday for locally based players who still want to register at late notice. Players who wish to register may do so at http://www.africanchesslounge.org/

We look forward to watching the action unfold over the course of the week and we wish all players the best of luck throughout the duration of the tournament.