Home / news / World Team Championship

World Team Championship

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2018 holds in Kranevo (Bulgaria) from 25th August to 4th September 2018 World Team’s Championship in draughts-64. Competitions are held with the support of the Foundation for Promotion of Draughts Sports “Russian Draughts”.

Competitions will be held separately among men’s and women’s teams in two types of programs: classic and blitz. Invitation published.


Invitation       Booklet Aqua Life       Application form for visa


14-04-2018  International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2018 holds in Kranevo (Bulgaria) from 25th August (arrival day) to 4th September 2018 (departure day) World Team’s Championship in draughts-64.

Competitions are held with the support of the Foundation for Promotion of Draughts Sports “Russian Draughts”.

Competitions are held separately among men’s and women’s teams. The composition of teams: men – 3 men + 3 reserve players, women – 2 women + 2 reserve players.

Competitions are held in the international (Russian) version of draughts-64 by the system of micro-matches consist of two games in two types of programs: classic and blitz. All types of the program will be played with the draw of the moves according to the official table (745 positions) for the first and second men’s boards and with with the draw of the first move of white for the third man’s board. Women will play with the draw of the moves according to the official table (150 positions).

One team from each country is allowed to compete in men’s and in women’s championship. Host country has the right to have the second team. One team can be admitted by IDF decision. Men’s teams, which do not have grandmasters in their composition, and women’s teams that do not have masters of sports in their composition, have the right to declare one invited player. The level of the invited player should not be higher than the level of master of sports for men and a candidate for master of sports for women.

Invitation published.

Check Also

European Men and Women Championship

International Draughts Federation IDF in accordance with the calendar of the competitions in 2018 together …