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Category Archives: Tournaments
In the 7th round: Belgium-Italy 2-2 Belgium was on shared 4th-5th place after 6 rounds but, because of the other results, the team would have needed to win all four matches in order to qualify for the final 4. Semi-finals: Croatia beats … Continue reading
4th round: Belgium-Hungary 2-2 5th round: Belgium-Croatia 2-2 In the 6th round, starting at 22:30, Belgium takes on tournament leader Denmark. Geert’s match is webstreamed at www.twitch.TV/etbc2015 Ranking after 5 rounds: 1. Denmark 15 2. Italy 14 3. Croatia 12 … Continue reading
Update, Friday 18/9 noon, Guy: Round 1: the Belgium team is Bye. This is counted as a “3-1″ victory. Update, Friday 18/9 morning, Guy: Intermediate : Zsolt 3/5, Maurits 4/5, Alain out. Masters : Walter and Luc out, Guy in … Continue reading
On our way to Budapest for the European Backgammon Team Championship, Walter (Meuwis) and I spent a weekend in Prague to compete in our first Backgammon Master Series event. In tournaments of this kind, all matches are recorded and afterwards … Continue reading
The tournament took place on Saturday, September 12 (see announcement). Organizers were Paul Baeyens and tournament director Paulus van Rooijen. In the final, Misja Alma (NL) defeated Ronny Conaert (B).
Hereby a report (in Dutch) from Geert Van der Stricht about the 40th World Championship in Monte Carlo, August 4–9, 2015: “Nieuwe avonturen in Monte Carlo”. In Monte Carlo, Geert played Michihito “Michy” Kageyama, a match which was streamed on YouTube … Continue reading
In the main flight of the World Championship 2015 in Monaco, Belgian champion 2013 Geert Van der Stricht met Michihito “Michy” Kageyama. (In an earlier version of this post, I wrote that Michy was a former world champion. This is … Continue reading
Johan Segers hammered his way to a convincing triumph at BBD1 yesterday. He nailed a 5-win streak to clinch a resounding victory. Paul van Dijke was runner-up (4/5) with Geert Dooms, Zsolt Tasnadi and Bert Van Kerckhove sharing 2nd place … Continue reading
In café De Bengel on the Grote Markt in Antwerp, 12 players gathered to compete for the 2015 Antwerp Master title. In Swiss format, 9 rounds had to be played (matches to 9 points).
After many 5’s and 6’s this is the correct invitation for the event in Brugge.