Category Archives: Tournaments

11th Masters Tournament, Antwerp, January 10-11, 2015

Dear Backgammon Friends! You are invited to participate in the 11th Backgammon Masters Tournament in Antwerp, which will take place in the second weekend of January 2015. Saturday-Sunday, January 10-11, 2015 Café “Den Bengel”, Grote Markt 5, B-2000 Antwerp 9 … Continue reading

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6th Leuven open 30/11/14

31 players showed up for this tournament. After playing 6 matches each (except for the persons who had a bye) Toon Van Herreweghen won the cup, runner up was Leonidas Sotiriadis and Michel Lamote ended on 3th place. Thanks to … Continue reading

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6th Leuven Open, Sun Nov 30

Sunday, 30 November 2014, 9:00–19:00 Sociaal Restaurant “De Drukkerij” Valkerijgang 26, 3000 Leuven Contact: Johan Segers (bgleuven@gmail.com) Detailed information on http://backgammon-leuven.be/LeuvenOpen-2014.html  

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European Backgammon Federation: Team Tournament and Founding General Assembly

Below please find a letter from the Danish and Croation Backgammon Federations sent to all European national backgammon federations on June 7, 2014. Information on the team tournament (Dubrovnik, September 26-28, 2014) is to be found in the flyer. Do … Continue reading

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Walter Meuwis Wins Advanced in Nordic Open 2014

The Nordic Open is played yearly in Copenhagen around the Easter weekend. It is currently the biggest backgammon tournament in the world, reflecting the popularity and the level of the game in Denmark. Besides the main tournament, there are many side … Continue reading

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9th Gent Open: Results

Hi all, The 9th Gent Open took place on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Congratulations to the winners Luc (masters), Pierre (intermediate) and Sofie (beginners). See you all at the 10th edition next year! Kind regards, Bert Ranking after round 7 … Continue reading

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Lamote/Meuwis win European Doubles Championship in Velden (Austria)

Michel Lamote : “We had to win 4 matches to win this title. First we beat two Turkish players, then a team from the Czech Republic. This brought us to the semi-finals where we beat Peter Blachian (2014 European Champion) … Continue reading

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Paul Gilbertson and Paulus van Rooijen are the Masters of 2014

Dear all, Last weekend (Jan 11-12, 2014) we played the Masters in Antwerp, Belgium. (See announcement.) I am very happy to send you the results. We had 21 players in the Masters Group, they played 9 rounds of 9 point matches … Continue reading

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Line Vandamme Wins Special Player Award in Cyprus

Line krijgt de Special Player Award in Cyprus. Die prijs wordt elk jaar, in Cyprus, gegeven door de toernooidirecteur, Chiva. Bij de uitreiking zei hij ”because she is here for the first time and came specially from Belgium…”. Het was … Continue reading

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Walter Meuwis and Michel Lamote Win Consulting Doubles in Frankfurt

The 5th German Championship was held in Sulzbach (Frankfurt-a-Main) and attracted more than 100 players, who competed in 3 divisions : Beginner, Intermediate and Champions.

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