Portuguese, Brazilian and Russian draughts in Portugal

International Draughts Federation IDF – FMJD Section-64 in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2014 holds 5th Stage of World Cup 2014 in draughts-64 – International competition “Portugal-2014”. 5th Stage of World Cup 2014 in draughts-64 ended. Oleg Dashkov won tournament in Russian draughts.

 Rules of the Portuguese draughts

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5th Stage of World Cup 2014 in draughts-64 ended. Oleg Dashkov won tournament in Russian draughts. Vladimir Egorov took 2nd place. Vladimir Skrabov took 3rd place.

Final standing            Photo

Standing in World Cup



Blitz in Brazilian draughts was held November 4th, 2014.

Oleg Dashkov won. Vladimir Egorov took 2nd place and Andrey Gnelitskiy took 3rd place. Carvalho Luis played in the Brazilian draughts the first time. He unexpectedly took 4th place in a strong tournament. This is a great success of the Portuguese player!

Final standing


Match  in Portuguese draughts Portuguese National Team – Team of the World as a part of the 5th Stage of World Cup 2014 in draughts-64 was held today. Match was held on 11 boards. Participants played 4 games.

Portuguese National Team won with a score of 6 : 5. In Potrugal team Arlindo Roda, Fernando Pinto, Helder Claudio, Luis Carvalho and Tiago Manuel won. In team of the world Vladimir Egorov, Andrey Gnelitskiy, Smine Miloud and Adil Belyamani won.

Protocol         PHOTO


Competition in Portuguese Draughts was held today. 24 players from Portugal, Russia, Angola and Marocco participated.

14-time champion of Portugal Manuel Vaz Vieira won. The representative of Angola Veríssimo Dias took 2nd place. Tiago Manuel from Portugal took 3rd place.

Final standing          PHOTO


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Venue of the competition:

Grupo Dramático Ramiro José

Rua João Villaret 11, 1000-082 Lisboa, Portugal ‎+351 21 797 3856

Metro: Roma

Registration of participants   November 1, 2014,   games  2 and 3 of November according schedule.

Participants book their accommodation themselves.

Travel to Albufeira

Bus station:  Rede Expressos
Praça Marechal Humberto Delgado Estrada das Laranjeiras, 1500-423

Metro:  Jardim Zoológico

Bus schedule

Lisbon – Albufeira         Albufeira – Lisbon     


Venue of the competition, accommodation

Hotel  Paraíso de Albufeira

The cost of accommodation per room per nights:

Studio apartment T0 (1-2 people) – 23 euros
One-bedroom apartment T1 (1-4 people) – 29 euros

Supplement for breakfast  = 5.60 Euros / person / day
Supplement for half board (drinks not included in the meal) = 15,00 euros / person / day
Supplement for full board with drinks included = 28,00 euros / person / day



Place, date

Competitions are held from November 1, (arrival day) till November 9, 2014 (departure day) in Portugal.

Competitions for Portuguese draughts and match the Portuguese national team – team of the world will be held in Lisbon. Competitions for Russian and Brazilian draughts will be held in Albufeira. More detailed information on venues, accommodation and meals for the participants will be published additionally.

Tournament regulations

Competition will be held in the three types of programs:

1) Portuguese draughts – Rapid, 7 rounds by Swiss system, 20 min for each participant on two games
2) Brazilian draughts – Blitz, 7 rounds by Swiss system, 3 min + 3 s/move for each participant
3) Russian draughts – Classic, 7 rounds by Swiss system, 25 min + 5 s/move for each participant.

Competitions will be held by the system of micro-matches consist of two games.
Competitions for Portuguese draughts will be held in classic draughts.
Competitions for Russian and Brazilian draughts will be held with a toss according to the official table of the Section-64.

As part of the competition match in the Portuguese draughts on 10 – 20 boards: the Portuguese national team – team of the world will be held. The match will be held in 2 rounds:
1st round – player’s seat at master’s request, 2nd round – player’s seat on a toss.

Time control for each round – 1 hour to each player for 4 games – 2 games in the classic draughts and 2 games with a toss of moves (for the white and black) according to the table of the Portuguese Draughts Federation.

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:

– Portuguese draughts 5 euro
– Brazilian draughts 10 euro
– Russian draughts 30 euro.

Prize fund

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


Applications for participation in competition must be submitted to the office of IDF – FMJD Section-64 on e-mail: [email protected]  and Portuguese Draughts Federation on e-mail: [email protected]  not later than October 01, 2014.


IDF – Section-64: Langin Vladimir on e-mail: [email protected], [email protected], tel. +7 921 9562001 (mob), Skype: langin.vladimir

For obtaining invitations for visas (up to September 15, 2014) and booking accommodation (up to October 01, 2014): Portuguese Draughts Federation: e-mail [email protected]  and IDF-Section-64: e-mail [email protected]

Program of competitions:

Date Day City Time Event
01-11-2014 Saturday Lisbon 09.00 – 20.00 Arrival and registration of participants
02-11-2014 Sunday Lisbon 14:00 – 19:00 Portuguese draughts, rounds 1-7
19.30 Closing ceremony
03-11-2014 Monday Lisbon 15.00 – 19.00 Match in the Portuguese draughts: Portuguese national team – team of the world
19.30 Closing ceremony
04-11-2014 Tuesday Albufeira 16.00 – 20.00 Russian draughts, rounds 1-2
– Saturday
Albufeira From 10.00 Russian draughts, rounds 3-7
Brazilian draughts, rounds 1-7
Closing ceremony – according to a separate schedule
09-11-2014 Sunday Departure of participants

Time schedule is approximate, playing system and number of rounds could be modified according to the number of players.

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