Italian, Brazilian and Russian Draughts in Rimini in June 2014

Given the success of the first competition in Rimini in 2013, International Draughts Federation IDF – FMJD Section-64 in accordance with the calendar of the competitions in 2014 was held from June 14, (arrival day) till June 21, 2014  1st Stage of World Cup 2014 – International draughts-64 competition “Rimini-2014”. Competition was held with the patronage of the City of Rimini. See results, photo, standing after the 1st Stage in World Cup 2014 and report of  Dmitry Tsinman about competition.

 Announcement engl        Announcement rus          Rules rus      

General rules of the World Cup 2014             

Competition is held with the patronage of the City of Rimini.

More information about Rimini  HERE  and   HERE



Tokusarov Ivan won Russian Draughts competition with a score of 11 points. Tsinman Dmitry took 2nd place and Egorov Vladimir took 3rd place. Kolesov Gavril lost in the final round young Bursuk Anton and finished only 5th. Bursuk Anton is the best among youth and Alexandrova Zinaida is the best among women.

Table Russian draughts 

PHOTO        PHOTO from closing ceremony

Standing in World Cup after the 1st Stage

Report of Dmitry Tsinman on the 1st Stage of the World Cup 2014 in Rimini


4th and 5th rounds were held today. Tokusarov Ivan in the 5th round won an important game of Egorov Vladimir. He leads after five rounds with a score of 9 points. Egorov Vladimir and Kolesov Gavril are on the second and third positions.






Competitions in Russian draughts started today. Competitions will be held in 7 rounds. 3 rounds was held today. Kolesov Gavril and Egorov Vladimir lead after three rounds. They won all the games.


Competition in Brazilian Draughts was held today. Gavril Kolesov won. Vladimir Egorov took 2nd place and Vladimir Skrabov took 3rd place.

Table Brazilian draughts





Competition starts today. Famous grandmasters of the top-10 Gavril Kolesov, Vladimir Egorov, Vladimir Skrabov and Dmitry Tsinman, European Men Champion Ivan Tokusarov, winners of Youth World and European championships Dmitry Melnikov, Anton Bursuk, Julia Zhuravskaya, Mikhail Semeniuk and Vitaly Egolin will participate in competitions. Lovely resort, great weather, good living conditions will allow participants to show a great games!

Competition in Italian Draughts was held today. Dmitry Tsinman won. Andrey Gnelitskiy took 2nd place and Vladimir Egorov took 3rd place.

Table Italian draughts






List of participants on 30.05.2014



Place, date

Competition will be held at the Hotel «New Primula***», Viale Trento 12, Rimini, Italy from June 14, (arrival day) till June 21, 2014. Information about hotel
Credentials Committee will work June 14, from 19.00 till 22.00.

Tournament regulations

Competition will be held in the three types of programs:

– Italian draughts: Rapid, time control 7 minutes till the end of the game + 5 seconds per move
– Brazilian draughts: Blitz, time control 5 minutes till the end of the game + 3 seconds per move
– Russian draughts, main program, time control 20 minutes till the end of the game + 5 seconds per move

System of competition is Swiss or round robin, depending on the number of participants.

All programs for Russian and Brazilian draughts will held by the system of micro-matches consist of two games with the toss according to the official table of the Section-64.

Competition for Italian draughts will be held on own regulations.

Requirements for participants

All participants are allowed to participate in competitions, regardless of gender, age and rating who timely filed application.

Participants must to be on the closing ceremony of the competition, in breach of the item they are deprived of official awards.

Tournament fees

Each participant of the competitions should pay organizational tournament fee at the day of arrival:

10 euros for Italian draughts
10 euros for Brazilian draughts
30 euros for Russian draughts

Prize fund

Prize fund of the competition is no less than 1000 Euro.

Accommodation and meals

Hotel accommodation will be in 2-3 bed rooms with facilities in the room.

Hotel offers a special price for participants and accompanying. Cost of accommodation and meals (buffet) per person per day will be:

26 Euro BB
31 Euro HB

All participants must residence from the organizers!

Places will be booked in the order of receipt of applications. Places with special price are limited.


Applications for participation in competition must be submitted not later than April 25, 2014 to the IDF-Section-64 office on e-mail: [email protected].


For all questions about the competition you should contact with Langin Vladimir on e-mail: [email protected],
[email protected], tel.  +7 921 9562001 (mob), Skype: langin.vladimir

For booking accommodation and obtaining visas (up to April 25, 2014) you should contact with direction of hotel “New Primula***” on e-mail: [email protected]. To get a special price you need specify in the application (International draughts tournament).

Copies of the applications you need to send to IDF-Section-64 office on e-mail: [email protected]

Program of competitions:

Date Day Time Event
14-06-2014 Saturday 09.00 – 22.00 Arrival day
19.00 – 22.00 Registration of participants
15-06-2014 Sunday 10.00 Opening ceremony
Italian draughts
16-06-2014 Monday 10.00 Brazilian draughts
17-06-2014 Tuesday Free day, Tours
18-06-2014 Wednesday 10.00 Russian draughts, Rounds 1-3
19-06-2014 Thursday 15.00 Russian draughts, Rounds 4-5
20-06-2014 Friday 15.00 Russian draughts, Rounds 6-7 Closing ceremony
21-06-2014 Saturday Departure of  participants

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