7th Stage of World Cup – International draughts-64 competition memory S. Kashaev was held from 19 September (arrival day) to 25 September in Evpatoria, Ukraine. 36 players from 7 countries participated. International Grandmasters Sergey Belosheyev from Ukraine took 1st place, Dmitry Tsinman from Russia took 2nd place and Ion Dosca from Moldova took 3rd place. See results.
Preliminary Calendar of the FMJD Section 64 – IDF competitions in 2014 published. See calendar HERE
The FMJD Section-64 – IDF in accordance with the calendar of the Section-64-IDF competitions in 2013 holds in Evpatoria, Ukraine, from September 09, (arrival day) till September 18, 2013, World Seniors Championship in draughts-64 (men 1963-54 years born, men 1953 years born and older; women 1968 years born and older). 49 players from 10 countries participated. Championship ended. See results. Alexander Burov (Russia) won in men 50+, Nikolay Abatsiev (Russia) won in men 60+. Elena Tkachenko (Latvia) won in women. Congratulations to the champions!
World Championship in Bulgaria ended. Sports complex Aqualife provided perfect conditions for the competition, accommodation and meals for the participants and their recreation. Participants played in the big sports hall with air conditioning. Meals were three time buffet. Sports complex has on its territory a lot of sports facilities where our players spent their free time. And most importantly, that the warm sea with a sandy beach located at 100 meters from the sports complex. The closing ceremony ended with a celebratory fireworks. Participants, coaches and parents said that it was the best world youth championship in the history of draughts. (more…)