Chess at the African Games

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Chess at the African Games
First event 2003 Nigeria Abuja
Occur every four years
Last event 2011 Mozambique Maputo
Most successful  Egypt (EGY)

Chess was an African Games event at its inaugural edition in 2003 and has continued to feature prominently at the competition in each of its subsequent editions.

Editions

Games Year Host city Host country
VIII 2003 Abuja  Nigeria
IX 2007 Algiers  Algeria
X 2011 Maputo  Mozambique

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Egypt (EGY) 16 0 4 20
2  Algeria (ALG) 11 4 1 16
3  Nigeria (NGR) 8 0 2 10
4  Angola (ANG) 2 0 2 4
5  South Africa (RSA) 1 9 3 13
6  Libya (LBA) 1 0 0 1
 Zimbabwe (ZIM) 1 0 0 1
8  Botswana (BOT) 0 2 1 3
9  Zambia (ZAM) 0 1 2 3
10  Mozambique (MOZ) 0 0 1 1
Total 40 16 16 72

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