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Updated: November 15, 2019

UNITED STATES

2019

Nov 9.........*Aventura Monthly (results), Duffy's, N. Miami Beach, FL.917/488-5364
Nov 9.........*Indiana Fall Trophy/USBGF LCI (results), Indianapolis...317/241-0605
Nov 9.........*Northwest Indiana Monthly (results), VFW, 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........*Flint Thursday Bonus (California), Sharky's, Burton, MI.810/232-9731
Nov 15-19.....*MOCHY BG Weekend Las Vegas, Sushi Roku/Caesar's, Las Vegas, NV.Email
Nov 16........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Nov 16........*Boca Backgammon Monthly, Biergarten, Boca Raton, FL.....917/488-5364
Nov 16.........Houston Club Monthly, King's Head Pub, Houston, Texas...713/818-5481
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.....*ABT: LAS VEGAS OPEN, GOLDEN NUGGET, LAS VEGAS, Nevada...702/218-8238

Dec 1.........*Bar Point Bimonthy Sunday, Tilted Kilt, Skokie, IL......773/218-9555
Dec 1.........*Orange County Monthly, Embassy Suites, Irvine, CA.......949/433-2214
DEC 5-8.......*ABT: CALIFORNIA STATE, HILTON LAX, LOS ANGELES, CA......310/422-1646
Dec 7..........Brunswick Beaches Club, Makai Brewing, Ocean Isle, NC...303/565-7346
Dec 7.........*Springfield Series #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.........*NW Las Vegas Monthly, Town Center, North Las Vegas, NV..702/682-1079
Dec 14........*Backgammon By the Bay Monthly, KIP'S, Berkeley, CA......831/261-4583
Dec 14........*Boca Backgammon Monthly, Biergarten, 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 15........*Orange County Party/Elite 8, Embassy Suites, Irvine, CA.949/433-2214
Dec 19........*Flint 3rd Thursday (New York), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731
Dec 21........*Aventura Monthly, Duffy's Grill, North Miami Beach, FL..917/488-5364
Dec 21........*BG By the Bay Monthly, Britannia Arms, Cupertino, CA....831/261-4583
Dec 21........*Colorado State Winter/USBGF LCI, CB & Potts, DENVER, CO.303/356-3679
Dec 29........*Tournament of Champions, Blondie's, West Chester, Ohio..401/286-7336

2020

Jan 4.........*Boca Backgammon Monthly, Biergarten, Boca Raton, FL.....917/488-5364
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.........*Ohio State Club Monthly, Brubaker's Pub, Akron, Ohio....330/268-4610
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 12........*NW Las Vegas Monthly, Town Center, North Las Vegas, NV..702/682-1079
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 18........*Aventura Monthly, Duffy's Grill, North Miami Beach, FL..917/488-5364
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 8.........*Boca Backgammon Monthly, Biergarten, Boca Raton, FL.....917/488-5364
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 9.........*NW Las Vegas Monthly, Town Center, North Las Vegas, NV..702/682-1079
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 22-23......Ohio Valley Challenge Cup, Holiday Inn, Bloomington, IN.812/272-6456
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 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 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 20-25......ABT: 40th CHICAGO OPEN, SHERATON HOTEL, ROSEMONT, IL....617/699-9100
May 21........*Flint 3rd Thursday (L.A. Open), Sharky's, Burton, MI....810/232-9731

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 11-14.....*ABT: NIAGARA INVITATIONAL, BUFFALO MARRIOTT HOTEL, NY...203/521-7866
Jun 18........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Michigan), Sharky's, Burton, MI.....810/232-9731

Jul 1..........BMAB (USA) Michigan Summer Warm-Up, Sheraton, Novi, 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

Aug 20........*Flint 3rd Thursday Bonus (Denver), Sharky's, Burton, MI.810/232-9731

SEP 3-7........ABT: 2020 VIKING BACKGAMMON CLASSIC, MINNEAPOLIS, MN....612/703-3211
Sep 17........*Flint 3rd Thursday (Florida), Sharky's, Burton, MI......810/232-9731
SEP 24-27......ABT: 2nd WILD WEST SHOOTOUT, EMBASSY SUITES, DENVER, CO.303/356-3679


OUTSIDE UNITED STATES

2019

Nov 5-10......*WBF: 7th International Merit Open (results), North Cyprus......Email
Nov 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #2 (results), Frankfurt, Germany.....49160-3513123
Nov 9.........*SpeedGammonHerbst Turnier, Cafe Belmont, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Nov 9.........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Nov 9-10......*TBGT: 24th Istanbul Open (results), Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey.Email
Nov 10........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Nov 10........*11th Leuven Open (results), Abdijmolen, Heverlee, Belgium......Email
Nov 15-17.....*CANCELLED: BIBA: UK Finals, Meriden, Solihull, UK......441522-888676
Nov 16........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Nov 16........*Dortmunder BG-Cup Monthly, Bowl Center, Dortmund, 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.....*Australian Open & Masters, Persian Rose, Turramurra, Australia.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 24........*SuperSunday Monthly, Café Okay, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.....Email
Nov 28-Dec 1..*CNB: 15th Torneo Rome Open, Villa Tuscolana Hotel, Rome, Italy.Email
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.......*POSTPONED: 1st Torneo Abierto, Hotel El Polo, Lima, Peru.......Email
Dec 7.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Dec 7.........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Dec 7.........*Hamburg Year-End Turnier, Concordia, Hamburg, Germany..49172-4121188
Dec 7-8.......*The Players Championship, Meliá White House, London, UK........Email
Dec 8.........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
Dec 11........*BMAB-Middle East #4 Ranking Tournament, Nicosia, North Cyprus..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.......*TBGT: 25th Istanbul Open, WOW Hotel Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey.Email
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........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Jan 11........*HessenCup Monthly #4, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Jan 12........*Amstergammon Monthly, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, Netherlands....Email
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........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Jan 18........*Munich Club Monthly, Park Club Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany....Email
Jan 18........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Jan 19........*Südbaden-Cup #1, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.........49151-56375094
Jan 24-30.....*Melbourne International Invitational, Melbourne, Australia.....Email
Jan 25........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Jan 31-Feb 2..*Cotswolds Invitational, Bear of Rodborough, Stroud, England....Email
Jan 31-Feb 2..*2nd Backgammon at the Grand, Grand Hotel, Scarborough, UK......Email

Feb 1.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..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 15........*66th Magic Stones Cup, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Feb 22........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
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
Feb 29........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Mar 5-8.......*BBT: 6th Cork Open, O'Donovan's, Clonakilty, Ireland...35323-8834515
Mar 7.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Mar 7-8.......*Holland Mokum Open, Twee Klaveren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands..Email
Mar 14........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Mar 14........*HessenCup Monthly #6, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Mar 14........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Mar 20-22.....*UKBT: West Yorkshire Open, Clayton Village Hall, Clayton, UK...Email
Mar 22........*Südbaden-Cup #2, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.........49151-56375094
Mar 25-29.....*WBF: Merit Open Spring Fest Championship, Kyrenia, N. Cyprus...Email
Mar 28........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Apr 1-5.......*2nd Porta Nigra Invitational, Viehmarkttherman, Trier, Germany.Email
Apr 2-5........PashaBGT: 19th Cyprus Open, Golden Tulip, Nicosia, No. Cyprus..Email
Apr 3-5.......*BBT: British Open, Manor Hotel, Meriden, Solihull, UK..441522-888676
Apr 4.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Apr 4.........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Apr 9-12......*32nd Nordic Open, Radisson Blu Hotel, Copenhagen, Denmark......Email
Apr 14-19.....*WBF: 5th Merit Open Montenegro Grand Prix, Budva, Montenegro...Email
Apr 18........*HessenCup Monthly #7, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Apr 18........*67th Magic Stones Cup, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Apr 20-May 2..*UK Backgammon & Cruise, Southampton/Canary Islands/Lisbon......Email
Apr 25........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Apr 29-May 3..*CNB: 20th City of Jesolo, Hotel Atlantico, Jesolo Lido, Italy..Email

May 2.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
May 9.........*HessenCup Monthly #8, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
May 13-17......4th Northern Cyprus Limak Open, Famagusta, North Cyprus........Email
May 17........*Südbaden-Cup #4, Roccafé, Denzlingen, Germany.........49151-56375094
May 22-25.....*UKBT: London Open/Juniors, Ambassadors Bloomsbury, London, UK..Email
May 23........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
May 23........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....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 6.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Jun 13........*HessenCup Monthly #9, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany....49160-3513123
Jun 13........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Jun 16-21.....*Argentina Open, Hotel Panamericano, Buenos Aires, Argentina....Email
Jun 20-21.....*Berlin Season's Final, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.............Email
Jun 27........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Jul 4.........*Austrian Masters Qualifier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria..Email
Jul 4.........*2nd Water Tower Open, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.........Email
Jul 5.........*DavisCup Doubles, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.............Email
Jul 10-11.....*UKBT: 25th Liverpool Open-BBT, Leo Casino, Liverpool, England..Email
Jul 11........*HessenCup Monthly #10, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany...49160-3513123
Jul 16-20......WBA: 14th Portuguese Open, Hotel Riviera, Carcavelos, Portugal.Email
Jul 24-26.....*Ulster Open 2020, Belfast Harlequins, Belfast, Ireland.........Email
Jul 25........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....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 13-16.....*Mr Pickwick's 2nd BG Open, Mr Pickwick Pub, Geneva, SWIZ.......Email
Aug 15........*Austrian Sommerturnier, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria......Email
Aug 15........*Berlin Championship Monthly, En Passant, Berlin, Germany.......Email
Aug 20-23.....*UKBT: Brighton Summer Open, Gosvenor Casino, Brighton, UK......Email
Aug 22........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email
Aug 27-30.....*8th Lions Cup, Kurpark-Hotel & Casino, Bad Dürkheim, Germany...Email

Sep 12........*Swiss System Tournament, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ......Email
Sep 12-13.....*HessenCup Season's End, Dalmacija, Frankfurt, Germany..49160-3513123
Sep 19-20.....*Austrian Masters Finale, Montesino Center, Vienna, Austria.....Email
Sep 21-26......WBA: 3rd SpeedGammon Challenge, El Cid Hotel, Mallorca, Spain..Email
Sep 26........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Oct 3.........*68th Magic Stones Cup, Restaurant Neubühl, Zürich, SWIZ........Email
Oct 31........*Rhein-Neckar-Cup Monthly, MFC Lindenhof, Mannheim, Germany.....Email

Nov 3-8.......*WBF: 8th International Merit Open, Kyrenia, North Cyprus.......Email


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