The world champion, international grandmaster Elena Skovitina won Championship of Moldova 2016 among women. The championship was held from 15 to 21 February 2016 in the capital of Moldova city of Chisinau. Christina Zaruba took second place, Anna Shlyahovskaya took third place on additional criteria. (more…)
Open Championship of the Republic of Tatarstan (Russia) in Russian draughts took place in Kazan (Russia) indoors TSSDYUSHSHOR name R.G.Nezhmetdinov from 21 to 23 February 2016. The competition was attended by players from different cities of Tatarstan and the guests of the Samara region, Republics of Bashkortostan and Chuvashia. The competition was attended one of the strongest players of the world, International Grandmaster Oleg Dashkov. (more…)
President IDF Vladimir Langin for the purposes to revive and develop draughts in Kyrgyzstan with the support of Fund “Russian Draughts” visited the capital of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek from 13 to 15 February. As part of the planned activities February 14, Vladimir Langin held a seance of simultaneous game. More information HERE
New Rating list on January 1, 2016 published HERE. World champions Sergey Belosheyev among men and Elena Skovitina among women become the best of the world draughts-64 ranking!
International grandmaster Evgeny Kondrachenko (Belarus) sent for the discussion his proposals for official tournaments in draughts-64 and the new table of draw for men and for women. Please send before January 31, 2016 your feedback and your suggestions on any matter for development of draughts-64 in the world and holding of official competitions in draughts-64 of the International Draughts Federation IDF. (more…)