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Online Draughts-64 Tournaments within the framework of the Mind Sports Olympiad 2020 (MSO)

The International Draughts Federation (IDF) holds 9 and 16 August 2020 at the online Gambler platform Online Draughts-64 Tournaments within the framework of the Mind Sports Olympiad 2020 (MSO). For the first time, Draughts-64 will be presented at the famous Mind Sports Olympiad 2020 (MSO), which has been held in London since 1997. This year, in connection with the coronavirus, the …

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Cancellation and postponement of the draughts-64 competitions

Dear friends! The International Draughts Federation (IDF) informs you that given the current problems and uncertainties facing the whole world in connection with COVID-19, the difficult epidemiological situation in many countries, government restrictions and lack of communication between countries, the International Draughts Federation (IDF) made a decision: A) To cancel the following competitions in draughts-64 in Bulgaria in August 2020:

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The First online African Draughts-64 Championship was held 27 June 2020

The African Draughts Federation (ADF) together with the International Draughts Federation (IDF) will host the first online African Draughts-64 Championship on 27 June 2020. The first online African Draughts-64 Championship is completed. This historic Championship was held on the PlayOk online platform and brought together 60 players. Clifford Tsamba (Zimbabwe) became the champion of Africa! Congratulations!

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Latvian Youth Draughts-64 Championship was held in Riga

From June 17 to 21, the first competition after the break in connection with the coronavirus was held in Latvia – the Latvian Youth Draughts-64 Championship among boys and girls in the age groups U8, U10, U13, U16 and U19/U26. Competitions were qualifying for the youth World and European championships. 90 best young players, representing all the strongest players of …

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Online Tournament of Friendship in Brazilian draughts was held on June 7

Online Tournament of Friendship in Brazilian draughts was held on June 7, on the online platform PlayOk (website https://www.playok.com/). Tournament was organized by our Brazilian colleagues. The tournament was held according to the Swiss system in 7 rounds, micro-matches from 2 games, draw of moves and positions, time control 3’+ 2”. 72 players from 10 countries took part in the …

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Сalendar of online tournaments updated

Сalendar of online tournaments updated. See the updated calendar HERE For the first time, an online Tournament of Friendship in Brazilian Draughts will be held. For the first time, the African Online Draughts-64 Championship will be held. For the first time, Draughts-64 will be presented at the famous Mind Sports Olympiad 2020 (MSO), which has been held in London since …

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IDF President Vladimir Langin gave a session of simultaneous game to the Russian Navy

To the 75th anniversary of the Great Victory! On May 23, in St. Petersburg (Russia), in the building of the Main Admiralty, the main headquarters of the Navy of the Russian Federation (Navy), a session of simultaneous game in Russian draughts, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War, was held. …

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Online Victory Cup in Draughts-64, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War, completed

The International Draughts Federation (IDF) launches online draughts-64 tournaments on the PlayOk platform (https://www.playok.com/). The first such online tournament is the Victory Cup in Draughts-64, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War, which is held on May 9 and 10. Competitions are held in close collaboration with the Draughts Federation of St. Petersburg. Online Victory Cup in …

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