International draughts-64 competition «Tikhvin – 2013» – 3rd Stage of World Cup 2013 was held from June 21 (day of arrival) to June 29, 2013 in Tikhvin, Russia. Vladimir Skrabov won. Sergey Boyko from Ukraine took the 2nd place and Andrey Gaidukov from Tikhvin took 3rd place. See results. (more…)
2nd Stage of World Cup – International draughts-64 competition “Rimini-2013” ended. Competition was held from June 9 to June 14, 2013 , at the Hotel «New Primula***» , Viale Trento 12, Rimini, Italy. Players of the top-10, international grandmasters Oleg Dashkov, Gavril Kolesov, Dmitry Tsinman, Vladimir Skrabov took part in competitions. Gavril Kolesov won Italian version, Dmitry Tsinman won Brazilian version and Vladimir Skrabov won Russian version. See all results, photo and World Cup standing after 2 Stages.
The International Draughts Federation (IDF), founded July 12, 2012 for development of draughts-64 in the world, was officially registered June 5, 2013, in Bulgaria (code 176513387). (more…)