5th Online Tournament in draughts-64 (Brazilian draughts) was held in Brazil from 19/02/2018 to 16/03/2018. 112 players from various regions of Brazil and 5 players from other countries took part in competition. As far as we know, this was the biggest online tournament ever realized in Brazil. There were 9 rounds over 1 month of competition after that the top 16 players disputed the Qualifiers in 1/8 finals, 1/4 finals, 1/2 finals and final.
8-time Brazilian champion, International Master Augusto Amilcar Carvalho won tournament. See results.
Results of participants from other countries:
Mammeri Brahin was ranked 10th – From Algeria
Senoga Sam was ranked 33rd – From Uganda
Nelson Matukeni was ranked 56th – From Zimbabwe
Suzgo Alpha Nkhoma was ranked 59th – From Malawi
Juma Rashid was ranked 62nd – From Tanzania
There were 9 rounds over 1 month of competition after that the top 16 players disputed the Qualifiers in 1/8 finals, 1/4 finals, 1/2 finals and final.
The tournament champion became the 8-time Brazilian champion and MI Augusto Amilcar Carvalho who defeated Francualdo Goncalves Sousa in the Final and Eduardo Alves Rabelo was the third.
The Tournament was organized by a Commission of 10 people where each had a responsibility.
The arbitrators used Swiss Perfect to organize the tournament, a group on Whatsapp to publish the rounds / results and answer questions of the players and the site playok to play the games with “Flying Draughts”.