I am happy to announce that the draw for the 2nd International Backgammon Championship has been posted.
You can view the bracket here: http://www.bgchampionship.com/tournament.php?trny=2&view=b&span=e
Our first confirmed match is an excellent one! Petko Kostadinov (bulgari) of team USA will be playing Sabri Buyuksoy (arykanda) of WBF Turkey Elite BG Club.
The match is scheduled to take place on Gridgammon on Saturday, January 5th at 13:00 GGT (1:00 PM EST, UTC -5).
As matches are confirmed, match dates and times will be posted round-by-round at the pairings pages.
The pairings page for round 1 may be found here: http://www.bgchampionship.com/tournament.php?trny=2&view=d&rnd=1
“Confirmed” matches are highlighted in black.
I hope to see you on GG at 1:00 PM on Saturday.
— Tara MENDICINO