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Updated: September 20, 2019

UNITED STATES

2019

Sep 15........*New England Monthly (results), Frank's, Cambridge, MA...617/417-6743
Sep 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Florida), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
SEP 19-22.....*ABT: WILD WEST SHOOTOUT, EMBASSY SUITES, DENVER, CO.....303/356-3679
Sep 21........*Aventura Club, Duffy's Grill, North Miami Beach, FL.....917/488-5364
Sep 21........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Sep 28........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Oct 5.........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Oct 5.........*Springfield Series, Capitol Teletrack, Springfield, IL..217/622-9447
Oct 6.........*Bar Point Sunday Tournament, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, IL....773/218-9555
Oct 6.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
Oct 6.........*Orange County Monthly, Embassy Suites, Irvine, CA.......949/433-2214
Oct 6..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
OCT 10-13.....*ABT: SUNNY FLORIDA, DALMAR HOTEL, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL...917/488-5364
Oct 12........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Oct 12........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Oct 13........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Oct 13........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Oct 17........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Las Vegas), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731
Oct 19-20.....*Vietor Cup, Jon's residence, Carlsbad, California.......818/901-0464
Oct 20........*Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Oct 20........*41st Flint Club / USBGF Bonus, Holiday Inn, Flint, MI...810/232-9731
Oct 20........*New England Monthly, Frank's Steakhouse, Cambridge, MA..617/417-6743
OCT 24-27.....*ABT: CSBC–NEW ENGLAND, TOWER SQUARE, SPRINGFIELD, MA....203/521-7866
Oct 26........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583

Nov 2.........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Nov 2.........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Nov 2.........*Springfield Series #2, Mariachi Bar & Grill, Peoria, IL.217/622-9447
Nov 3.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
Nov 3.........*Orange County Monthly, Embassy Suites, Irvine, CA.......949/433-2214
Nov 3..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
Nov 9.........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Nov 10........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Nov 10........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Nov 14........*DATE CHANGE: Flint Thursday Bonus, Sharky's, Burton, MI.810/232-9731
Nov 16........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Nov 17.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Nov 17........*New England Bonus Monthly, Frank's, Cambridge, MA.......617/417-6743
NOV 20-24.....*DATE CHANGE: ABT: LAS VEGAS OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LV, NV.702/218-8238

DEC 5-8.......*ABT: CALIFORNIA STATE, HILTON LAX, LOS ANGELES, CA......310/422-1646
Dec 7.........*NEW DATE: Springfield 3, Ride the Nine, Bloomington, IL.217/622-9447
Dec 8.........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Dec 8.........*Miami Valley Club Monthly, Cold Beer, Beavercreek, Ohio.937/233-5786
Dec 8..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
Dec 14........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Dec 14........*Boca Backgammon, Duffy's Sports Grill, Boca Raton, FL...917/488-5364
Dec 14........*Northwest Indiana Club Monthly, VFW Hall, Porter, IN....219/617-5566
Dec 14-15......9th Michigan-Ohio Challenge, Karen Davis, Toledo, Ohio..917/488-5364
Dec 15.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Dec 15........*New England Monthly, Frank's Steakhouse, Cambridge, MA..617/417-6743
Dec 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (New York), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731
Dec 21........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Dec 29........*Tournament of Champions, Blondie's, West Chester, Ohio..401/286-7336

2020

Jan 4.........*Springfield Series, Capitol Teletrack, Springfield, IL..217/622-9447
Jan 5.........*New England Monthly/USBGF Bonus, Frank's, Cambridge, MA.617/417-6743
Jan 5..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
JAN 9-12......*ABT: 13th NEW YORK OPEN, HYATT REGENCY, JERSEY CITY, NJ.408/529-6769
Jan 12........*Columbus Monthly, Polaris Mall Food Court, Columbus, OH.614/208-3816
Jan 13-23.....*BG & Poker At Sea, Panama Canal & Caribbean Princess Cruise....Email
Jan 16........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Boston), Sharky's, Burton, Michigan.810/232-9731
Jan 19.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
JAN 30-FEB 2..*ABT: TEXAS/USBGF AWARDS, GUNTER HOTEL, SAN ANTONIO, TX..281/703-9304

Feb 1.........*Springfield Series #5, Mariachi Bar & Grill, Peoria, IL.217/622-9447
Feb 2..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
Feb 8-9.......*Sunshine State Classic, Clarion Inn, Clearwater, FL.....727/743-0500
Feb 9.........*Columbus Club/USBGF Bonus, Polaris Mall, Columbus, OH...614/208-3816
Feb 9.........*New England Monthly, Frank's Steakhouse, Cambridge, MA..617/417-6743
FEB 13-16.....*ABT: 4th BOSTON OPEN, HYATT REGENCY BOSTON HARBOR, MA...203/521-7866
Feb 16.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Feb 20........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Ohio State), Sharky's, Burton, MI...810/232-9731
Feb 29........*Springfield Series #6, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, Illinois....217/622-9447

Mar 1.........*40th Illinois Challenge Cup, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, IL....847/280-3838
Mar 1..........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
MAR 6-8.......*ABT: 2nd SACRAMENTO CHAMPS, FOUR POINTS, SACRAMENTO, CA.916/706-9064
Mar 8..........3rd Paul Berg Memorial/Benefit, Holiday Inn, Flint, MI..810/232-9731
Mar 15.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
Mar 15........*New England Monthly, Frank's Steakhouse, Cambridge, MA..617/417-6743
Mar 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Cherry), Sharky's, Burton, MI.......810/232-9731
MAR 19-22......ABT: 26th OHIO STATE CHAMPS, MARRIOTT, CLEVELAND, OHIO..330/268-4610
Mar 28........*Springfield Series Grand Finale, Capitol Teletrack, IL..217/622-9447

APR 1-5........ABT: 2020 U.S. OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA...702/218-8238
Apr 5.........*New England Monthly, Frank's Steakhouse, Cambridge, MA..617/417-6743
Apr 12.........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
Apr 16........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Chicago), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
Apr 19.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
APR 23-26.....*ABT: ATLANTA SPRING CLASSIC, CROWNE PLAZA, ATLANTA, GA..404/590-2021
APR 30-MAY 3..*ABT: CHERRY BLOSSOM, HYATT REGENCY DULLES, HERNDON, VA..917/488-5364

May 3.........*New England Bonus Monthly, Frank's, Cambridge, MA.......617/417-6743
May 17.........Bellingham Monthly, Firehouse, Bellingham, Washington...360/255-1014
May 21........*Flint 3rd Thursday (L.A. Open), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731
MAY 21-25......ABT: 40th CHICAGO OPEN, SHERATON HOTEL, ROSEMONT, IL....617/699-9100

JUN 4-7........ABT: LOS ANGELES OPEN, HILTON LAX, LOS ANGELES, CA......310/422-1646
Jun 7.........*New England Club Championship, Frank's, Cambridge, MA...617/417-6743
Jun 14.........Pair-O-Dice Tournament, Cavendish Club, New York, NY....917/538-7039
Jun 18........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Michigan), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731

JUL 2-5........ABT: 45th MICHIGAN SUMMER CHAMPS, SHERATON, NOVI, MI....810/232-9731
Jul 16........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Wisconsin), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731


OUTSIDE UNITED STATES

2019

Sep 13-15.....*TBT: 14th Bodrum Championship (results), Delfi, Bodrum, Turkey.Email
Sep 14-15.....*Austrian Masters Finale, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria.....Email
Sep 14-15.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #23, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Sep 14-15.....*HessenCup Season's End (results), Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Sep 15........*36th Newcastle Open (results), Charlestown, NSW, Australia.....Email
Sep 20-22.....*39th Swedish Open, Barque Viking, Gothenburg, Sweden....46728-575778
Sep 21........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Sep 21........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowl Center, Dortmund, Germany......Email
Sep 21........*Hannover-Cup Monthly #6, Walk-In, Hannover, Germany............Email
Sep 21-22.....*2nd Turku Open, Hotel Scandic Julia, Turku, Finland............Email
Sep 21-22.....*TTB: 6th Sakarya Open, Ramada Hotel, Sakarya, Turkey...........Email
Sep 25-29.....*CNB: 11th Torneo Città di Cavalese, Hotel Bellavista, Italy....Email
Sep 26-29.....*WBA: 2nd SpeedGammon Challenge, El Cid Hotel, Mallorca, Spain..Email
Sep 27-29.....*Mr Pickwick's 1st Open, Mr Pickwick Pub, Geneva, Switzerland...Email
Sep 28........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Sep 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Sep 29........*Bristol Monthly Tournament, Rainbow Casino, Bristol, England...Email

Oct 4-6.......*Moscow Club Tournament, Marian Hall, Moscow, Russia............Email
Oct 4-6.......*TBGT: Bodrum Open, Royal Asarlik Beach Hotel, Gümbet, Turkey...Email
Oct 4-6.......*UKBT: Newcastle Open, Royal British Legion, West Jesmond, UK...Email
Oct 5.........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Oct 5.........*Hajfri Hygge-Cup 10.0, Oehlenschlægersgade, Copenhagen, DK.....Email
Oct 5.........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Oct 5.........*65th Magic Stones Cup, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Oct 6.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Oct 6.........*Spring Sydney Open, Canada Bay Club, Sydney, NSW, Australia....Email
Oct 9-13......*WBF: 22nd Austrian Open, Casino Seefeld, Seefeld, Austria......Email
Oct 10-13.....*CBT: Dubrovnik Open, Hotel Croatia, Cavtat, Croatia............Email
Oct 10-13.....*Romanian Open, Sibiu Paltinis Pension, Alpina Casi, Romania....Email
Oct 12........*BBT: 3rd Sussex Challenge Cup, Waverley Pub, Bognor Regis, UK..Email
Oct 12........*HessenCup Monthly #1, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Oct 12-13.....*20th Copenhagen Anniversary Tournament, Copenhagen, Denmark....Email
Oct 13........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Oct 17-20.....*EBIF Live Final/Malta Open, Cavalieri Art, St.Julians, Malta...Email
Oct 18-20.....*BBT: 27th Irish Open, Royal Marine, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland.....Email
Oct 18-20.....*1st Escalade Open, Escalade Hotel, Poiana Brasov, Romania......Email
Oct 18-20.....*Norwegian Championship 2019, Anker Hotel, Oslo, Norway.........Email
Oct 18-20.....*TBT: 10th Antalya Open, Basaran Hotel, Antalya, Turkey.........Email
Oct 19........*Hannover-Cup Monthly #7, Walk-In, Hannover, Germany............Email
Oct 24-25.....*BMAB (IR) Ranking Tournament #7, Vanak Square, Tehran, Iran....Email
Oct 24-27.....*Championnats de France, Novotel Lyon Gerland Musée, France.....Email
Oct 24-27.....*CNB: 14th Milan Open, Hotel Royal Victoria, Milan, Italy.......Email
Oct 25-27.....*28th Swiss Championship, Hotel Mirabeau, Lausanne, Switzerland.Email
Oct 25-27.....*TTB: Marmaris Open, Aqua Hotel, Marmaris, Turkey...............Email
Oct 26........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Oct 26........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Oct 26........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Nov 1-3.......*UKBT: Bristol Open 2019, Rainbow Casino, Bristol, England......Email
Nov 2-3.......*Suomen Mestaruuskilpailut, Scandic Paasi, Helsinki, Finland....Email
Nov 3.........*Dutch Open Championship, Overschie, Rotterdam, Netherlands.....Email
Nov 3.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Nov 5.........*BMAB-Middle East #3, Merit Park Hotel, Kyrenia, North Cyprus...Email
Nov 5-10......*WBF: 7th International Merit Open, Kyrenia, North Cyprus.......Email
Nov 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #2, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Nov 9.........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 9-10......*TBGT: 24th Istanbul Open, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Turkey...........Email
Nov 10........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Nov 15-17.....*BIBA: UK Finals, Manor Hotel, Meriden, Solihull, UK....441522-888676
Nov 16........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Nov 16........*Hamburg Championship, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany......49172-4121188
Nov 16-17.....*30th Danish Championship & Speedgammon, Copenhagen, Denmark....Email
Nov 16-17.....*TTB: 1st Kocaeli Open, Tryp by Wyndham Hotel, Kocaeli, Turkey..Email
Nov 22-24.....*UKBT: Manchester Open, Grosvenor Casino, Didsbury, UK..........Email
Nov 23........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 23-24.....*TBT: 15th Ankara Championship, Elit Palas, Ankara, Turkey......Email
Nov 24........*Spring Tournament, Metropolitan Hotel, Adelaide, S. Australia..Email
Nov 24........*Südbaden-Cup Year's End, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.49151-56375094
Nov 30........*Harris+Hoole Cup Finals, Harris+Hoole Kensington, London, UK...Email
Nov 30........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Nov 30........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Nov 30........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Dec 1.........*Bristol Monthly Tournament, Rainbow Casino, Bristol, England...Email
Dec 1.........*Munich Speedgammon, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany.....Email
Dec 1.........*Ottawa Club Monthly, Buster's Bar & Grill, Ottawa, Canada......Email
Dec 4-8.......*1st Torneo Abierto International, Hotel El Polo, Lima, Peru....Email
Dec 7.........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Dec 7.........*Hamburg Year-End Turnier, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany..49172-4121188
Dec 8.........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Dec 11-13.....*TBGT: Super Final, Golden Tulip Hotel, Nicosia, North Cyprus...Email
Dec 12-15.....*PashaBGT: 18th Cyprus Open, Golden Tulip, Nicosia, No. Cyprus..Email
Dec 14........*HessenCup Monthly #3, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Dec 14-15.....*BMAB (UK) Ranking Tourney #24, Best Western, Long Eaton, UK....Email
Dec 21........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Dec 21-22.....*TBT: 34th Istanbul Championship, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey......Email
Dec 22........*Christmas Tournament Easy, Cafe Easy, Rotterdam, Netherlands...Email
Dec 27........*UKBT: Worcester Turkey Tourney, Barbourne Club, Worcester, UK..Email
Dec 28........*Manchester 11-point Monthly, Moor Club, Stockport, England.....Email
Dec 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Dec 29........*17th Svendborg Juleturnering, Færgegården, Svendborg, Denmark..Email

2020

Jan 4-5.......*Vlissingen Blitz Masters, Hotel Arion, Vlissingen, Holland.....Email
Jan 6-12......*World Team & WBGF Championship 2020, Forges Les Eaux, France...Email
Jan 11........*HessenCup Monthly #4, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Jan 13-23.....*BG & Poker At Sea, Panama Canal & Caribbean Princess Cruise....Email
Jan 17-19.....*BBT: 22nd Bright 'n' Breezy, Jurys Inn, Brighton, UK...441522-888676
Jan 17-19.....*WBF: International Istanbul Open, Armada, Istanbul, Turkey.....Email
Jan 18........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Jan 24-30.....*Melbourne International Invitational, Melbourne, Australia.....Email
Jan 31-Feb 2..*Cotswolds Invitational, Bear of Rodborough, Stroud, England....Email

Feb 5-9.......*5th Gibraltar Championship, Caleta, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar.....Email
Feb 7-9.......*Munkebjerg Open 2020, Casino Munkebjerg, Vejle, Denmark........Email
Feb 8.........*HessenCup Monthly #5, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Feb 27-28......TBGT: Skoda Cup Final, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey....Email
Feb 27-Mar 1...TBGT: Istavder 12th Anniversary, WOW Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey...Email

Mar 5-8.......*BBT: 6th Cork Open, O'Donovan's, Clonakilty, Ireland...35323-8834515
Mar 14........*HessenCup Monthly #6, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123

Apr 1-5.......*2nd Porta Nigra Invitational, Viehmarkttherman, Trier, Germany.Email
Apr 3-5.......*BBT: British Open, Manor Hotel, Meriden, Solihull, UK..441522-888676
Apr 9-12......*32nd Nordic Open, Radisson Blu Hotel, Copenhagen, Denmark......Email
Apr 14-19.....*5th Merit Open Montenegro Grand Prix-WBF, Budva, Montenegro....Email
Apr 18........*HessenCup Monthly #7, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Apr 20-May 2..*UK Backgammon & Cruise, Southampton/Canary Islands/Lisbon......Email

May 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #8, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
May 13-17......4th Northern Cyprus Limak Open, Famagusta, North Cyprus........Email
May 29-Jun 1..*12th German Championship, H+ Hotel, Niedernhausen, Germany.....Email

Jun 5-7.......*UKBT: Blackpool Imperial Cup-BBT, Imperial, Blackpool, UK......Email
Jun 13........*HessenCup Monthly #9, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123

Jul 11........*HessenCup Monthly #10, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Jul 16-20......WBA: 14th Portuguese Open, Hotel Riviera, Carcavelos, Portugal.Email
Jul 25-Aug 2..*45th World Championship/Monte Carlo Open, Fairmont, Monaco.....Email

Aug 8.........*HessenCup Monthly #11, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Aug 12-16.....*Stavanger Open & Hiking, Comfort Hotel, Stavanger, Norway......Email
Aug 20-23.....*UKBT: Brighton Summer Open, Gosvenor Casino, Brighton, UK......Email
Aug 27-30.....*8th Lions Cup, Kurpark-Hotel & Casino, Bad Dürkheim, Germany...Email

Sep 12-13.....*HessenCup Season's End, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany..49160-3513123


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