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Updated: July 7, 2020

UNITED STATES & ONLINE

2020

JUL 2-5.......*CANCELLED: ABT: MICHIGAN SUMMER, SHERATON, NOVI, MI.....810/232-9731
JUL 5-6.......*ABT ONLINE!: MICHIGAN SUMMER ABT ONLINE (results), Grid.810/232-9731
Jul 11.........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, CA...831/261-4583
Jul 11........*CANCELLED: Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW, Porter, IN...219/617-5566
Jul 11........*Sunny Florida Online Tournament #4, BackgammonGalaxy....917/488-5364
Jul 11........*U.S. Backgammon Club Biweekly Online, BackgammonGalaxy..612/703-3211
Jul 12........*CANCELLED: Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Jul 12........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Ray's Place, Fairlawn, Ohio....330/268-4610
Jul 14-15.....*ChicagoOpenBG Summer Series, BackgammonGalaxy.com.......617/699-9100
Jul 16........*Flint 3rd Thursday Online (Viking Classic), GridGammon..810/232-9731
JUL 16-19.....*CANCELLED: ABT: 26th OHIO STATE, CLEVELAND, OHIO........330/268-4610
JUL 17-19......ABT ONLINE!: ABT: OHIO STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS, GridGammon..330/268-4610
Jul 25.........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA.831/261-4583
Jul 26........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly Online, Galaxy.com.........847/280-3838
Jul 30-Aug 2..*Buffalo/Niagara Invitational, Marriott, Amherst, NY.....203/521-7866

Aug 2.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Ray's Place, Fairlawn, Ohio....330/268-4610
AUG 6-9.......*CANCELLED: ABT: WISCONSIN CHAMPIONSHIPS, Middleton, WI..516/650-4329
Aug 8..........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, CA...831/261-4583
Aug 8.........*Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, Indiana....219/617-5566
Aug 9.........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Aug 20........*Flint 3rd Thursday Bonus (Denver), Sharky's, Burton, MI.810/232-9731
AUG 20-23.....*CANCELLED: ABT: ATLANTA SPRING CLASSIC, CROWNE, GEORGIA.404/590-2021
Aug 22.........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA.831/261-4583

SEP 2-7.......*CANCELLED: ABT: VIKING CLASSIC, BLOOMINGTON, MINNESOTA..612/703-3211
SEP 3-7.......*ABT ONLINE!: VIKING CLASSIC ONLINE, Galaxy.com..........612/703-3211
Sep 6.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Ray's Place, Fairlawn, Ohio....330/268-4610
SEP 12........*ABT ONLINE!: MEMPHIS CHAMPIONSHIPS ABT ONLINE!, online..810/348-1695
Sep 12........*Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, Indiana....219/617-5566
Sep 13........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Sep 17........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Florida), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
Sep 19.........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, CA...831/261-4583
Sep 19-20.....*Vietor Cup Invitational, Jon Vietor's, Carlsbad, CA.....818/901-0464
Sep 20........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Johnny's, Glenview, IL....847/280-3838
SEP 24-27.....*ABT ONLINE!: WILD WEST SHOOTOUT ABT ONLINE, GridGammon..303/356-3679
SEP 24-27.....*CANCELLED: ABT: 2nd WILD WEST SHOOTOUT, DENVER, CO......303/356-3679
Sep 26.........CANCELLED: BG By the Bay, Britannia, Cupertino, CA......831/261-4583

Oct 4.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Ray's Place, Fairlawn, Ohio....330/268-4610
OCT 8-11......*CANCELLED: ABT: SUNNY FLORIDA CHAMPS, FT LAUDERDALE, FL.917/488-5364
OCT 9-11......*ABT ONLINE!: SUNNY FLORIDA CHAMPIONSHIP ABT ONLINE!.....917/488-5364
Oct 10.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, California......831/261-4583
Oct 10........*Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, Indiana....219/617-5566
Oct 11........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Oct 22........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Las Vegas), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731
Oct 24.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Oct 29-Nov 1..*New England Nationals, Sheraton, Springfield, MA........203/521-7866

Nov 1.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Ray's Place, Fairlawn, Ohio....330/268-4610
Nov 7..........BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, California......831/261-4583
Nov 8.........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Nov 11-15......2020 Las Vegas Open, Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada...702/218-8238
Nov 14........*Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, Indiana....219/617-5566
Nov 15........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Johnny's, Glenview, IL....847/280-3838
Nov 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (California), Sharky's, Burton, MI...810/232-9731
Nov 21.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

DEC 3-6........ABT ONLINE!: CALIFORNIA STATE ONLINE, GridGammon.com....310/422-1646
Dec 12.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Kip's, Berkeley, California......831/261-4583
Dec 12........*Northwest Indiana Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, Indiana....219/617-5566
Dec 13........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
DEC 16-20.....*ABT ONLINE!: CHICAGO OPEN ABT ONLINE, Galaxy.com........617/699-9100
Dec 19.........BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Dec 27........*Tournament of Champions, Blondie's, West Chester, Ohio..614/208-3816

2021

JAN 6-10.......14th NEW YORK METRO OPEN, HYATT, JERSEY CITY, NJ........408/529-6769
Jan 24........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Johnny's, Glenview, IL....847/280-3838

FEB 3-7.......*TEXAS CHAMPIONSHIPS, GUNTER HOTEL, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS...281/703-9304

Mar 21........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Johnny's, Glenview, IL....847/280-3838
Mar 21........*WBA: World Backgammon Day 2021.................................Email

APR 7-12.......U.S. OPEN 2021, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA........702/218-8238
APR 21-25.....*CHERRY BLOSSOM 2021, HYATT REGENCY DULLES, HERNDON, VA..917/488-5364

MAY 13-16......ATLANTA SPRING CLASSIC, CROWNE PLAZA, ATLANTA, GEORGIA..404/403-1957
May 23........*Prime Time Chicago Bimonthly, Johnny's, Glenview, IL....847/280-3838

Jun 30.........BMAB (USA) / Summer Warm-Up, Sheraton, Novi, Michigan...810/232-9731

JUL 1-4........45th MICHIGAN SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS, SHERATON, NOVI, MI..810/232-9731


OUTSIDE UNITED STATES & ONLINE

Jun 27-Jul 3..*BG Chronicles Online Tournament #3, Heroes.BackgammonStudio....Email

Jul 1-25......*Youth World Championship Online, Heroes.BackgammonStudio.com...Email
Jul 3-8.......*Summer Legends Online Invitational #2, Heroes.BackgammonStudio.Email
Jul 3-5.......*14th Geneva Open (results), Bridge Club des Bergues, SWIZ......Email
Jul 4.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier #8, Rest. Babylon, Vienna, Austria..Email
Jul 4.........*CANCELLED: Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany........Email
Jul 4-5.......*CANCELLED: 2nd Water Tower Open, Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany..Email
Jul 5.........*CANCELLED: Angie Hambour Tournament, Adelaide, S. Australia....Email
Jul 5.........*CANCELLED: Südbaden-Cup #5, Denzlingen, Germany.......49151-56375094
Jul 7-13......*BG Chronicles Online Tournament #4, Heroes.BackgammonStudio....Email
Jul 11........*CANCELLED: HessenCup Monthly #10, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Jul 11-12.....*BMAB (Romania) #3, Villa Hera Luxury, Predeal, Romania.........Email
Jul 11-12.....*CANCELLED: UKBT: 25th Liverpool Open, Leo's, Liverpool, UK.....Email
Jul 12........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Jul 16-20.....*POSTPONED: WBA: Portuguese Open/Falafel Memorial, Carcavelos...Email
Jul 18........*CANCELLED: Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Germany.......Email
Jul 18-19.....*CANCELLED: TBT: 35th Istanbul Championship-WBF, Armada, Turkey.Email
Jul 24-26.....*CANCELLED: Ulster Open, Belfast Harlequins, Belfast, Ireland...Email
Jul 25........*CANCELLED: Manchester 11-pt Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, UK..Email
Jul 25........*CANCELLED: Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC, Mannheim, Germany....Email
Jul 25-Aug 2..*POSTPONED: 45th World Championship/Monte Carlo Open, Monaco....Email
Jul 30-Aug 2..*BG is BiG! Online Festival, GammonSpace.com....................Email
Jul 30-Aug 3..*Bergen City Championship, Logehaven, Bergen, Norway............Email

Aug 1-2.......*CANCELLED: DavisCup Doubles, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany..Email
Aug 8.........*HessenCup Monthly #11, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Aug 8-9.......*CANCELLED: UKBT: Midlands Open, Moseley Club, Birmingham, UK...Email
Aug 9.........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Aug 12-16.....*Stavanger Open & Hiking, Comfort Hotel, Stavanger, Norway......Email
Aug 13-16.....*Mr Pickwick's 2nd BG Open, Mr Pickwick Pub, Geneva, SWIZ.......Email
Aug 15........*Austrian Sommerturnier, Restaurant Babylon, Vienna, Austria....Email
Aug 15........*CANCELLED: Berlin Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.........Email
Aug 15........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Aug 15........*Fødselsdags Doubles 2.0, Café K, Hellerup, Denmark.............Email
Aug 15........*Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany...........49172-4121188
Aug 15........*Tampere Open vol 2, Gastropub Teerenpeli, Tampere, Finland.....Email
Aug 15-16.....*CANCELLED: 9th UK Clubs Championship, York U., Heslington, UK..Email
Aug 20-23.....*CANCELLED: UKBT: Brighton Summer Open, Brighton, England.......Email
Aug 22........*Rhein-Cup Turnier, Johanniter Café Bar, Basel, Switzerland.....Email
Aug 22........*CANCELLED: Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC, Mannheim, Germany....Email
Aug 22-23.....*CANCELLED: TBT: 14th Kdz. Eregli Open-WBF, Kelesler, Turkey....Email
Aug 27-30.....*8th Lions Cup, Kurpark-Hotel & Casino, Bad Dürkheim, Germany...Email
Aug 29........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email

Sep 4-6.......*Norwegian Championship 2020, Nordnes Bydelshus, Bergen, Norway.Email
Sep 4-6.......*CANCELLED: UKBT: 7th UK Open, Woodland Grange, Leamington Spa..Email
Sep 5.........*Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany...........49172-4121188
Sep 11-13.....*TBT: 15th Bodrum Open-WBF, Delfi Hotel, Bodrum, Turkey.........Email
Sep 12........*Swiss System Tournament, Waldhaus-Katzensee, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Sep 12-13.....*HessenCup Season's End, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany..49160-3513123
Sep 12-13.....*TTB: 2nd Kocaeli Open, Tryp by Wyndham Hotel, Kocaeli, Turkey..Email
Sep 13........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Sep 13........*Ottawa Monthly, Lorenzo Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada...Email
Sep 13........*2020 Newcastle Open, Bowling Club, Charlestown, Australia......Email
Sep 16-20......DATE CHANGE: WBA: 3rd SpeedGammon Challenge, Mallorca, Spain...Email
Sep 19........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Sep 19-20.....*Austrian Masters Finale, Restaurant Babylon, Vienna, Austria...Email
Sep 19-20.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #27, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Sep 19-20.....*CANCELLED: TBGT: Istanbul Fall, WOW Hotel Yesilköy, Turkey.....Email
Sep 26........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Sep 26........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Sep 26........*3rd Turku Open 2020, Gastropub Teerenpeli, Turku, Finland......Email

Oct 2-4.......*Newcastle Open, Royal British Legion, West Jesmond, England....Email
Oct 3.........*68th Magic Stones Cup, Waldhaus-Katzensee, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Oct 3-4.......*NEW DATE: Danish Doubles, Sundby Sejl, Copenhagen, Denmark.....Email
Oct 4.........*Ottawa Monthly, Lorenzo Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada...Email
Oct 7-11......*WBF: 23rd Austrian Open & Doubles, Casino Seefeld, Austria.....Email
Oct 9-11......*NEW DATE: TBT: 2nd Marmaris Regional-WBF, Marmaris, Turkey.....Email
Oct 10........*Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany...........49172-4121188
Oct 15-18.....*CNR: 2nd Escalade Open Poiana, Hotel Escalade, Brasov, Romania.Email
Oct 16-18.....*28th Irish Open, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland....Email
Oct 16-18.....*CANCELLED: TBGT: 3rd Bodrum Open, Azka Hotel, Bodrum, Turkey...Email
Oct 17........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Oct 23-25......Jamaica Open, Jamaican Inn, Ocho Rios, Jamaica.................Email
Oct 23-25.....*NEW DATE: UKBT: West Yorkshire Open, Clayton Village Hall, UK..Email
Oct 24........*4th Sussex Challenge Cup, Hepworth Brewery, Bognor Regis, UK...Email
Oct 24........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Oct 24-25.....*TTB: 4th Marmaris Open, Aqua Hotel, Marmaris, Turkey...........Email
Oct 28-Nov 1..*NEW DATE: 2nd Porta Nigra Invitational, Trier, Germany.........Email
Oct 30-Nov 1...UKBT: Bristol Open 2020, Rainbow Casino, Bristol, England......Email
Oct 31........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Oct 31-Nov 1..*NEW DATE: 46th Finnish Open, Helsinki Paasitorni, Finland......Email

Nov 1.........*Ottawa Monthly, Lorenzo Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada...Email
Nov 3-8.......*WBF: 8th International Merit Open, Kyrenia, North Cyprus.......Email
Nov 6-8.......*Australian Championship, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.....Email
Nov 14........*Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany...........49172-4121188
Nov 14........*Swiss System Tournament, Waldhaus-Katzensee, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 14-15.....*CANCELLED: TBGT: 26th Istanbul Open, Hotel Yesilköy, Turkey....Email
Nov 21........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Nov 22........*Spring Tournament, Metropolitan Hotel, Adelaide, S. Australia..Email
Nov 27-29.....*Glasgow Open 2020, Number 10 Hotel, Glasgow, Scotland..........Email
Nov 28........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Nov 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Nov 28........*UKBT: 3rd Harris + Hoole Cup Final, Kensington, London, UK.....Email
Nov 28-29.....*TBT: 16th Ankara Open-WBF, Elit Palas Hotel, Ankara, Turkey....Email

Dec 4-6.......*TTB: Super Final 2020, Best Western Hotel, Izmir, Turkey.......Email
Dec 5.........*Hamburg Monthly, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany...........49172-4121188
Dec 5-6.......*46th Suomen Mestaruuskilpailut, Paasitorni, Helsinki, Finland..Email
Dec 5-6.......*The Players Championship, Meliá White House Hotel, London, UK..Email
Dec 6.........*Ottawa Monthly, Lorenzo Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada...Email
Dec 10-13......PashaBGT: 20th Cyprus Open, Golden Tulip, Nicosia, N. Cyprus...Email
Dec 12-13.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #28, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Dec 14-16......CANCELLED: TBGT: Super Final, Tulip, Nicosia, North Cyprus.....Email
Dec 19........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Dec 19........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Dec 19-20.....*TBT: 36th Istanbul Championship-WBF, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey..Email
Dec 27........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Dec 28........*Worcester Turkey Tournament, Barbourne Club, Worcester, UK.....Email

2021

Jan 8-10......*TBGT: 27th Istanbul Open, WOW Hotel Yesilköy, Istanbul, Turkey.Email
Jan 15-17.....*UKBT: 23rd Bright 'n' Breezy-BIBA, Jurys Inn, Brighton, UK.....Email
Jan 15-17.....*WBF: International Istanbul Open, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey.....Email
Jan 16........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Jan 16-17.....*CANCELLED: BG Live in Tallinn, Kochi Aidad, Tallinn, Estonia...Email
Jan 21-28.....*Melbourne International Invitational Online 2021, online.......Email
Jan 29-31.....*Cotswolds Invitational, Bear of Rodborough, Stroud, England....Email

Feb 5-7.......*3rd Backgammon at the Grand, The Grand Hotel, Scarborough, UK..Email
Feb 20........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowltreff, Dortmund, Germany........Email
Feb 25-28.....*PashaBGT: 13th Anniversary Fest, WOW Hotel Yesilköy, Turkey....Email

Mar 1-7.......*World Team Championship & WBGF Championship, Trier, Germany....Email
Mar 4-7.......*7th Cork Open 2021, O'Donovan's Hotel, Clonakilty, Ireland.....Email
Mar 21........*WBA: World Backgammon Day 2021.................................Email

Apr 16-18.....*Festival of UK Backgammon, Liner Hotel, Liverpool, UK..44-7931553829

May 1-2.......*UKBT: St Albans Open 2021, Greenwood Park, St Albans, UK.......Email

Jun 1-2.......*UBC Contender Tournament, Caleta Hotel, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar.Email
Jun 3-6.......*6th Gibraltar Championship, Caleta, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar.....Email
Jun 11-13.....*UKBT: 10th Blackpool Imperial Cup, Imperial, Blackpool, UK.....Email
Jun 26-27.....*UKBT: Cambridge Open, University Centre, Cambridge, England....Email


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