By Jessica Callender in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
The Open team faced off against Nambia where FIDE Master Anthony Drayton drew his match against Uatiavi Jossy Uapingene.
On the women's side, Nellisha Johnson also drew her match when she played Linda Jambo of Malawi.
Jessica Callender defeated higher rated opponent Tupokiwe Msukwa.
In Round 6 the men will play Gabon while the women face Central African Republic.