World Youth Championship in Bulgaria completed

World Youth Championship in draughts-64 among boys and girls traditionally was held in Sports Complex AqualifeKranevo, Bulgaria from August 21 to September 1, 2022.

World Youth Championship was held separately for boys and girls in three disciplines: classic game, blitz and rapid; and in six age groups.

See the results.

Read More »

World Championship among veterans completed

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the calendar of the competitions in 2022 held from August 22 to September 1, 2022 in the Sports Complex «Aqualife», Kranevo (Bulgaria) World Championship in draughts-64 among veterans in the age groups:

Men 60 years and older (1962 year born and older);
Men 50-59 years old (1972-1962 year born);
Women 50 years and older (1972 year born and older).

See the results. (more…)

Read More »

World Team’s Championship in Bulgaria completed

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of the competitions in 2022 held in Kranevo (Bulgaria) from August 25 to September 1, 2022 World Team’s Championship in draughts-64. Championship was held separately among men’s and women’s teams in two disciplines: Classic game and Blitz.

See the results. (more…)

Read More »

World Cup in draughts-64-International competitions “Bulgaria-2022”

International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the calendar of the competitions in 2022 held in Kranevo (Bulgaria) from August 22 till August 29, 2022 World Cup in draughts-64 – International competitions “Bulgaria-2022”.

Three separate competitions were held:
1) Blitz. Russian draughts
2) Blitz. Brazilian draughts
3) Rapid. Russian draughts

See the results.


Read More »

World Championship among men and women, World Cup and European Youth Championship will be held in Georgia


In Georgia, in the city of Kobuleti, a number of events of the IDF draughts-64 calendar will be held: European Youth Championship,  World Cup and the main tournament of the year – World Championship among men and women 2022.

Invitation for the European Youth Championship, World Cup and  Regulations on the World Championship have been published. (more…)

Read More »

Asian Draughts Championship was held in Tashkent

From June 14 to June 26, Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, held the Asian Championship in draughts 64, 100 and Turkish draughts. Draughts-64 competitions were held from 14 to 21 June.
Competitions were held in three programs: Classic, Rapid and Blitz in all age categories: men, women, veterans, juniors (boys and girls) up to 23 and 20 years old; boys and girls up to 17, 14, 11 and 9 years old.
More than 200 players took part in draughts-64 competitions.

Results, regulations, schedule and photos published on the website of the Asian Draughts Confederation

Read More »

New online tournaments on PlayStrategy

Following the launch of our Medley tournament format, and the end of the Mind Sports Olympiad’s Grand Prix event, online platform PlayStrategy is starting up a regular series of tournaments: Medley Shields.

There will be three Medley Shields to win that will run on a regular weekly schedule.

The third and final Medley draughts tournament will take place on Saturday, June 25, at 14:00 UTC/16:00 MSK. We invite you to participate. (more…)

Read More »

The 11th international draughts-64 tournament takes place in Jõgeva

From June 13 to June 20, the city of Jõgeva (Estonia) hosts the 11th international draughts-64 tournament “Jõgeva 2022”. Competitions are held in three programs: Blitz, Rapid and Classic.
International grandmaster Guntis Valneris (Latvia) won Rapid. International grandmaster Arno Uutma (Estonia) won Blitz. The Classic program started. Follow the results. (more…)

Read More »

Draughts-64 are presented in the MSO Grand Prix 2022 online competition

The MSO Grand Prix 2022 is a brand-new online Mind Sports competition, which took place from April 15 to May 29, 2022 on various online venues across seven game categories.

This was a separate event within the MSO Mind Sports Olympiad. The Olympiad itself, if circumstances permit, will return to its traditional face-to-face format in 2022.

See the results of the draughts-64 tournaments within the MSO 2022 Grand Prix. (more…)

Read More »