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10th Leuven Open – 30 Participants and a Triple Winner

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10th Leuven Open, Sun 11 Nov 2018

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Sonja Custers becomes Beginners World Champion in Monte Carlo.

Four consecutive victories (9-point matches + 11-point final) gave Sonja Custers (Leuven BC) the title of World Champion (!) in the Beginners Division. The final against a female player from Russia was a particularly tense affair. Sonja was able to … Continue reading

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Belgium fails to qualify for Final Four.

In a tie-break with Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and the UK, Belgium could not win sufficient 1-point matches to reach the Final Four. Currently, Sweden and Denmark are playing 1-point matches to see who will join Austria, Germany and Italy in … Continue reading

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Belgium loses to UK 2-3 and becomes joined 4rth.

With 19 victories, Belgium will have to play a 5-team play-off to decide who qualifies for the Final Four. Results : Marc Van Damme v Gaz Owen 1-0 Michel Lamote v Raj Jansaari 1-0 Geert Van der Stricht v Sebastian … Continue reading

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EUBTC Gibraltar : 4-1 victory against Turkey keeps Red Devils in title race.

Results : Marc Van Damme v Kader Turk 1-0 Michel Lamote v Gural Bulut 0-1 Geert Van der Stricht v Arda Findikoglu 1-0 Johan Huyck v Gökhan Günes 1-0 Guy Van Middelem v Fatih Simer 1-0

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Belgium lose against Germany 2-3…

The results : Marc Van Damme v Dirk Schiemann 0-1 Michel Lamote v Tobias Hellwag 1-0 Geert Van der Stricht v Jürgen Orlowski 0-1 Johan Huyck v Volker Sonnabend 0-1 Guy Van Middelem v Andreas Hoffman 1-0

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Red Beavers beat Denmark 3-2 in Round 4.

After Day 1 (four rounds played) Belgium have won their third victory of the day. With three rounds to play, a spot in the Final Four is within reach. Walter Meuwis was the Player of the Day with 4 out … Continue reading

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Red Beavers beat Norway 3-2 in Round 3.

The Belgium Backgammon team beat current European champions Norway in thriller. The results : Michel Lamote v Dagfinn Snarheim 1-0 Geert Van der Stricht v Hans Liby 0-1 Johan Huyck v Sandre Rike 1-0 Guy Van Middelem v Rune Faerewag … Continue reading

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EUBTC Gibraltar : Belgium loses to Italy 2-3.

The results : Marc Van Damme v Daniel Tudose 0-1 Michel Lamote v Giorgio Castellano 1-0 Geert Van der Stricht v Edmond Mezini 0-1 Johan Huyck v Fabrizio Lo Surdo 0-1 Walter Meuwis v Laura Monaco 1-0 Round 3 will … Continue reading

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