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…
Joanna Wins Newcastle Open!

Joanna Wins Newcastle Open!

Previous Next Joanna Kerynia is the 2022 Newcastle Open Champion after defeating Australian Open holder Ken Vaughan in the tournament held at Club Charlestown on Sunday, September 11th.22 players entered the first live Open in 3 years after Covid forced the event online in 20 and 21 with participants coming from Queensland, the ACT and a couple from Sydney to join the local contingent. 6 Round robin groups (4 x 4 and 2 x 3) decided who would go through to the knockout top 8 Final. The 6 winners plus 2 of the second placed players, drawn from a hat,…
3 Strikes Results

3 Strikes Results

The current 3 Strikes tournament has concluded with Martin beating Rifaat in the final. As the promoted player (Hossein in this case) lost his match, 4th prize of $120 is shared equally by Martin and Rifaat. Ist Prize to Martin Pikler $660 2nd Prize to Rifaat Shoukrallah $360 3rd Prize to Amir Golegolab $180 1st Prize in Side Pool Pool Martin Pikler $490 2nd Prize in Side Pool Amir Golegolab $210 Congratulations to all winners and thank you all for participating in this tournament. Details of the next tournament coming soon. - Gary
2020 SABA Club Champion

2020 SABA Club Champion

2020 Club Championship : yes, you read correctly, 2020. We take a while to finish things but we do eventually. Champion Hossein Haydari [R] from finalist Shane McNally. Well done guys. Trophies to be presented Tuesday night, when these guys rock up. - Nick
New Venue North Shore NZ Players

New Venue North Shore NZ Players

Kia Ora Rollers, We now have a venue for all of those North Shore backgammon players who can’t make it into Auckland. Chris Taylor and his backgammon buddies are playing every Monday at The Good Home, 83 Birkenhead Avenue, Auckland. Starts at 6pm and ends whenever. You can arrive and leave anytime. Hit The Good Home for some good backgammon, good company, good food and refreshment. Cheers, AJ & Chris