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Results Brussels Friendly 97

Dear backgammon friends and/or Backgammon Club Brussels members, Brussels Friendly 97 was played on Friday the 7th of February, with 16 participants and the win for Lorenzo Pacini with 4 victories. Congratulations ! We welcomed 2 new members : Chantal … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Backgammon Championship 2020: Live Commentary by Michel Lamote assisted by International Grandmasters

Last week, Michel Lamote was invited by the Danish Backgammon Federation to give commentary at their live stream at the Gibraltar Backgammon Championship 2020. Below is the link to the quarter final between Zdenek Zizka en Christian Munk-Christensen, played on … Continue reading

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Red Beavers reach quarter finals at WBGF Team Championship 2020

Headed by team captain Johan Huyck, the Red Beavers Alain Chif, Michel Lamote, Johan Segers and Geert Van der Stricht drove to the Grand Casino of Forges-les-Eaux (France) to participate at the 2020 edition of the WBGF Team Championship, January … Continue reading

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Vlissingen Masters Rapid and Speed

At the occasion of 60th birthday, Paul van Rooijen organised a great backgammon weekend in the Arion hotel at the waterfront of his home town, Vlissingen, on 4 and 5 January 2020. There were two tournaments, in Swiss format, with … Continue reading

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Happy 2020

Dear backgammon friends, First of all, from myself, and on behalf of BGFed.be, our federation, mybest wishes for a splendid year 2020 Our desires, of course, include your best of luck with all sorts of doubles in the beginning of … Continue reading

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BIC 2019 final Michel Lamote vs Paul van Dijke: match #2 on YouTube

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BIC 2019 : Michel Lamote champion, Paul van Dijke runner-up

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BIC 2019 final Michel Lamote vs Paul van Dijke: match #1 on YouTube

Match #1 in the BIC 2019 final between Michel Lamote and Paul van Dijke took place on Tuesday, December 17, in Ghent. Robin “rain” Bilderbeek filmed and transcribed the match and produced the following great video. Enjoy!

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Leuven Monthly 2020: Mark Your Calendar

The Leuven Monthly tournament series continues in 2020 (of course). Here are the dates: Winter => on Sunday (13:45) : 26/01 – 23/02 – 22/03 Spring  => on Friday (19:45) : 24/04 – 22/05 – 26/06 Autumn => on Sunday … Continue reading

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General Assembly 06-Dec-2019: Minutes Available

The 8th general assembly of the BGFed.be npo took place in tennis club le Roseau, Uccle, on Friday, December 6, 2020, prior to the Brussels Friendly 95 tournament. The minutes of the meeting are available on the page Federation.

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