The 1st Russian draughts championship ever to be conducted in Uganda have taken place at the YMCA Kampala premises on Saturday 18th May 2013. The winner of the competition received the right to represent Uganda at the World Championship in St. Petersburg. Russia.
Participants of the World Championships in Bulgaria and World Men and Women Championships in St. Petersburg must to send an application for a visa in a special form. You can download the application form for a visa HERE
Classic program of European Youth Championship ended. 141 players from 10 countries participated. Balukova Olga (G10), Volkov Nikita (B10), Letyagova Olga (G13), Romanov Ilia (B13), Jocaite Milda (G16), Norkus Domantas (B16), Khvaschinskaya Vera (G19), Panchenkov Bogdan (B19) became champions. See results on the website of European Youth Championship HERE See photo from closing ceremony. (more…)
Asian Draughts Championship 2013 in draughts-64 ended. 144 players from 9 countries took part in all tournaments of the championship. Byashimov Akhmet from Kazakhstan became a champion among men and Yuldasheva Sayyora from Uzbekistan became a champion among women. See all results. Full information about championship see on the site of Asian Draughts Confederation HERE.
Draughts-64 championship of Uganda (Brazilian version) took place on Sunday 21st April 2013 at Seeta, Uganda. This has been the most competitive championship in the recent years. Six players took part in the UDF championship for the first time and other players played in Brazilian draughts at the first time. The tournament started at 3.00 pm and ended at around 8.30 p.m. Sam Senoga emerged the champion (more…)
Estonian Men and Women Championships in draughts-64 (Russian version) were held in Parnu, Estonia from 11 to 14 April 2013. Uutma Arno became the champion in men and Vainonen Kaari became the champion in women. Rist Rajvo and Rist Arvo took second and third place in men. Azojan Marika and Viirma Piret took second and third places in women.
National Chinese Championships in draughts-64 among men and women (Russian version, the draw of moves and positions) ended in the city of Taiyuan, Shanxi Province of China. The championships were held in draughts-64 and in draughts-100 at the same time. You can see more information about events on the website of Yuri Anikeev HERE. See results in draughts-64: (more…)
Belarusian Youth Championships in draughts-64 among boys and girls in the 4th age groups 1994-96, 1997-99, 2000-02, 2003 year born and younger took place in Borisov from 23 to 28 March 2013. 101 players from 62 boys and 39 girls participated in the championship. See results on the website of the Belarusian Draughts Federation HERE
Championship of Kazakhstan in draughts-64 among boys and girls in the age groups 1994-96, 1997-99, 2000-02, 2003 year born and younger was held in Shymkent, Kazakhstan, from 21 to 31 of March 2013. The championship was held in three categories: classic, rapid and blitz. 140 participants, among them 1 GMI, 1 MF, 15 national masters of sport participated. See results: (more…)
Association of Draughts in Malawi (ADMA) was held 1st Draughts tournament in draughts-64 . Tournament took place at Atupele Executive Lodge, Kawale township in Lilongwe the capital city of Malawi 29-31 of March, 2013. 7 teams having 5 players from each club participated. Ganizani Majawa along his team MBAYANI DRAUGHTS CLUB became a new Malawi champion!