Men Championship of Moldova

In Moldova’s capital, Chisinau from May 21 to 29, 2018 the Moldovan Men’s Championship was held. The championship was held in three programs: Classic, Blitz and Rapid.

The champion of the country in all three programs became ex-world champion, international grandmaster Ion Dosca. See results. (more…)

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European Youth Championship 2018

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2018 from April 29 (arrival day) to May 08, 2018 (departure day) at the Sports Complex “Aqua Life”, Kranevo (Bulgaria) conducted personal-team European Youth Draughts-64 Championship 2018. Competitions were held with the support of the Foundation for Promotion of Draughts Sports “Russian Draughts”.

See  results in the individual and team classification, games of participants and video from closing ceremony.

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Competitions in Uzbekistan

Blitz tournament dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birth of the famous Uzbek master Sharifjon Yakubov, was held on May 9 in the capital of Uzbekistan, Tashkent. Strongest grandmasters and masters of Uzbekistan took part in competition. Ex-world champion, international grandmaster Markiel Fazylov specially came to the tournament from Israel, where he now lives. Winner of the tournament became an international grandmaster Samandar Kalanov. See the competition table. (more…)

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Announcement of the competition in Bulgaria in the autumn of 2018

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2018 holds August-September 2018 in Kranevo (Bulgaria) series of draughts events. Among them are world championships among boys, girls and veterans, world team championship, as well as the IDF Reporting and Elective General Assembly and the European Championship among men and women. Invitations are published in the relevant sections. Watch for updates. (more…)

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Malawi 5th National Championship

Malawi 5th National Championship was held from 6 to 9 April at Sibwenison Park of Blantyre. 36 players took part in the competition. Championship was held according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds. International master Moses Winesi with the result of 16 points became the champion of Malawi 2018. Humble C Bondo took second place and IDF master Enock Banda on additional criteria was the third. The championship was the qualifier for the African Championship, which will be held in Blantyre, Malawi, from 8 to 14 July 2018. See results and tournament report. (more…)

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