Sport Accord World Mind Games 2011
Sport Accord Mind Games 2011 The Sport Accord World Mind Games were played in Beijing. It is a huge event with bridge, chess, draughts, go and xiangqi (Chinese chess). Both the men and the women competition in international draughts have top class participants. Only the absence of Alexander Schwarzman is a bit remarkable. There is also an 8x8 draughts event, but unfortunately it was ranked as a demonstration sport. The men's title was for world champion Alexander Georgiev, while Olga Fedarovich claimed the title in the women's tournament. Take a look at some highlights of the games:
Chinese Mind Sport Games 2011
Chinese Mind Sport Games 2011 The second Chinese Mind Sport Games were held in Wuhan. According to 10-fold world champion Chizhov the level of the draughts players has increased significantly compared to the first edition two years ago. Every round 6 games were broadcasted live. Take a look at some highlights of the games.
10x10 Tactics
10x10 Tactics This new section called '10x10 Tactics' will cover tactical possibilities from past games. Tactics part 1 part 2 part 3.
World Championship Women 2011 Rivne
World Championship Women 2011 Rivne The tournament for the World Championship 2011 was played in Rivne in the Ukraine. Tansykkuzhina won the title with 19 points in 13 rounds before Nogovitsyna (13-19) and Motrichko (13-17). Take a look at some comments about the games in round 1-6 or round 7-9 or round 10-13.
World championship women 2011
Darja Tkachenko In Dneprodzerzhinsk in the Ukraine, Darja Tkachenko won the match for the World Championship women 2011 against Zoja Golubeva with 4-4 (2-4), 5-3 and 5-3. Take a look at the games they played.
Draughts problem
Auke Scholma Grandmaster Auke Scholma composed a draughts problem, inspired by the game Mogiljanski-Ndjofang of the World Championship 2011.
Gibo World Championship 2011 in Emmeloord + Urk
World Championship 2011