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Chisolo (Tshuba, Mchombwa, Msuo, Natatu)
Ruleset: Nambidi

Game

See the game Chisolo for more details.

Summary

Two counters per hole.

Description

These rules were observed by Smith and Dale among the Ba-ila people in the early twentieth century.

Rules

Two counters per hole. The starting player immediately captures the counters in two of the opponent's holes opposite one of the player's occupied holes, and then captures the counters in any one of the opponent's remaining holes. The opponent then does the same.

Concepts

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Reference

Smith and Dale 1920: 237.

Other Rulesets

Observed rulesets
Natatu Most commonly played rules observed by Smith and Dale.
One counter One counter in each hole.
Namudilakunze Captures only in the outer row.

Origin

Zambia

Identifiers

DLP.GameRulesets.610

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