The 21st Africa/Asia Zonal Correspondence Chess Championship

This event is the championship of the Africa/Asia zone of the International Correspondence Chess Federation (ICCF) and is open to all players from Africa, Asia and Australia. The only exceptions are players from countries that are members of one of the other zones in ICCF.

This event will start on 31 March 2019 and will be played on the ICCF web server.

The event will start with a preliminary stage consisting of groups of 7 players each. From here players can qualify for the semi final stage and from thereon to the final stage. The size of the semi final and final stages as well as the number of qualifiers that advance will depend on the amount of entries received. This will be announced at the start of each stage.

Note added by AICCF: There is no entry fee for players from India

  • The entry fee is 1.50 Euro per player.
  • Countries listed as being within the Lower Middle and Low Income Classes in the Gross Domestic Income per capita figures published by the World Bank are classed as being Developing Nations and players from these countries pay no entry fee for this event.
  • Visit the website for more details.

    To enter please forward the following information by email to me at:

  • Your full names
  • Your ICCF number
  • These must reach me on or before 15 March 2019.

    Thank you

    Dinand Knol
    Tournament Organiser