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Simutowe, Amon

Amon Simutowe, born in 1982, is a chess player from Zambia who made his 3rd Grandmaster norm at Arnheim, Netherlands in August, 2007.  He is the first sub-Saharan African to become a Grandmaster.  His current Elo rating is 2421.  When is rating gets to 2500, he will officially become a Grandmaster.  He graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas with a degree in economics.  He will be Africa's 6th grandmaster after Hichem Hamdouchi of Morocco, Ahmed Adly and Bassem Amin of Egypt, Slim Belkhodja and Slim Boaziz of Tunisia.

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