Category Archives: Tournaments

Tournaments etc. postponed/cancelled (2)

Due to the measures to limit the propagation of the COVID-19 virus, the following live backgammon activities are postponed or cancelled: Leuven Monthly (Friday, April 24) 4 Cubes rounds 2 & 3 (Sunday, April 26) Brussels Friendly 100 (Friday, May … Continue reading

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Results Brussels Friendly 98

Dear backgammon friends and/or Backgammon Club Brussels members, Brussels Friendly 98 was played on Friday the 6th of March 2020, with 14 participants and the win for Dan Pascu with 4 victories. Congratulations ! We welcomed one new member : … Continue reading

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Gent Open Backgammon XV

Gent Open Backgammon Zaterdag 21 maart 2020 Toernooi formaat Zwitsers, 7 ronden, matches tot 7 punten met klok. Klok: 14 minuten + 12 seconden per zet, Bronstein. Masters, intermediate en beginners samen in 1 tabel, Zwitsers syteem. Programma 10u00 – … Continue reading

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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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The 11th Leuven Open Backgammon Championship

For the 11th time, we’re going to get together and enjoy a whole day of backgammon in Leuven Open! Let’s mark our calendars: November 10th, 9:00 to 19:00, Brasserie De Abdijmolen. More info and registration Date: 10th November 2019Location: Brasserie … Continue reading

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World Championship 2019 in Monte Carlo

From July 30 to August 4, follow your favourite players (among which two from Belgium) in Monte Carlo, Monaco, starting from the tournament website or via the online brackets. Good luck, Johan H. and Marc!

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Vlissingen Blitz Masters, Jan 4-5, 2020

Paulus van Rooijen celebrates his 60th birthday with two fast pace tournaments in two days. Saturday, Jan 4, 2020: Rapidgammon, 7-point matches, 5 min. + 11 sec Sunday, Jan 5, 2020: Speedgammon, 5-point matches, 2 min. + 10 sec. Contact: … Continue reading

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