The International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2023 held the 3rd African Draughts-64 Championship and the World Cup from July 8 to 15, 2023 in Lusaka (Zambia).
Organizers of Competitions: International Draughts Federation (IDF), African Draughts Confederation (ADF) and Zambia Draughts Federation (ZDF) as the direct host organization. The competition were held with the support of the Ministry of Sports, Youth and Child Development of Zambia.
More than 60 athletes from 9 countries took part in the competition.
The African Championship completed. For men, the absolute winner in all three programs was William, C. Chinzewe (Zambia). Flavia, Kusiima (Uganda) won the women’s Blitz program, Suzen, Kachepa (Malawi) won Rapid and Classic program. In the World Cup, the absolute winners in all three programs were Roman Schukin for men and Suzen, Kachepa (Malawi) for women!