NZ Championship Results!

NZ Championship Results!

Congratulations Simon Woodhead, winner of the 2022 New Zealand Championship.First place Simon Woodhead (left) with runner-up Carl Dell.In third place is Malcolm Forsyth.Carl Dell places 2nd in the 2022 NZ Championship.AJ Marquette (right), winner of the Silver Plate. Previous Next Congratulations Simon Woodhead (Qld), winner of the 2022 New Zealand Championship!Carl Dell NZ 2nd PlaceMalcolm Forsyth NZ 3rd PlaceAJ Marquette NZ Silver Plate ChampionSimon took the NZ trophy back to Australia. He had an absolutely stunning Match with Carl. Carl was up 9-7. Both players got caught up in a complex backgame. The checker play was exceptional and both players…
WBIF 34th Open Underway

WBIF 34th Open Underway

WATCH & LEARN! 8 of ANZBGF's best compete in the WBIF 34th Open (200+ entries). All are welcome to join our Jitsi chat. Australia's best commentator Mick Dyett will hopefully be there most of the time. Commentated matches are great to watch because you'll hear WHY a move is correct, or not. See the schedule on our web page.
Three Strikes Winner Steve Nelson

Three Strikes Winner Steve Nelson

Round 9 whittled the number of players down to three. That means that the first (triple elimination) part of the tournament is concluded. Seeing that Steve Nelson has won more matches than anyone, he is declared the winner of the tournament with no need to play any decider rounds. 2nd and 3rd place are decided purely on points and go to David and Saeed respectively. Congratulations to all.The prize money distribution is as follows:- 1st place Steve Nelson $675- 2nd place David McAllister $405- 3rd place Saeed Nourmohammadi $270Side Pool- 1st place Steve Nelson $560- 2nd place Steve Clarry $240Thank…
SydBG 2022 Club Champion: Adam Makda!

SydBG 2022 Club Champion: Adam Makda!

Sydney Backgammoners held its end-of-year round robin tournament between its four top ladder rankers to determine the Club Champion for 2022. Our champion this year is Adam Makda, seen here holding his crystal cube trophy and sporting the champion’s cap. - Gary  
2022 Aus Champs: All Results

2022 Aus Champs: All Results

2022 AUSTRALIAN BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTSHere are the results of the 2022 Australian Backgammon Championships held from 11-13 November 2022 at the Diggers Sports Club, Gold Coast, Queensland.85 players enjoyed a busy 3 days of backgammon. 323 matches were played, 26 players cashed and 14 of them went home with a trophy as well. 100% of entry fees were returned to the players, amounting to more than $20,000 in prize money.Thanks to all who attended and congratulations to all the winners!Thanks to our sponsors ANZBGF for providing the trophies and Crisloid for the stunning custom board awarded to Open Champion Tim Hochgrebe.Extra special thanks to our fabulous desk staff Sharne…