Kennedy Phiri the winner of 2010 (Zambia )Provincial tournament held at Olympic Youth Development Center faced one of the old timers Mr.Tenthani Mwanzah in a marathon match which ended 8 - 7 in favour of Mr.T. Mwanzah.
Kennedy Phiri also had to hit back after this defeat in another marathon which gave Mr,Mwanzah a defeat of 10-3 and the other results follow as systematically arranged:
Mr.T. Mwanzah 8 - 7 Kennedy Phiri
Sacks 3 - 1 Mr.T. Mwanzah
Sacks 3 - 3 Mr.T. Mwanzah
Kennedy Phiri 10 -3 Mr.T. Mwanzah
Zambia has got quite a good number of strong players which are capable of competing at international level and bw able to win Pool Checkers Championship. Zambia has got 9 provicences with its capital city being Lusaka which has got about 10 masters.
The following are some of the Top Masters: Tentani Mwanzah, Albert "Scorpion" Shamuwele, Kennedy "Klinsman" Phiri, Sacks Mwaaza, E.Banda, Lukanga "Dodo" Mambwe and Alimon "Ronaldo" Mshanga. Among all these, the Top 4 most feared players in Zambia are Tentani Mwanzah, Albert "Scorpion" Shamuwele, Kennedy "Klinsman" Phiri and Sacks Mwaaza.