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2010 Leuven Open Backgammon: final

After six rounds of seven point matches, Henri Pollet and Patrick De Wilde both had won 5. This is the grand final of the tournament. It was projected on a big screen where everyone could watch and kibitz. The time control is bronstein system, with 12 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move. Henri Pollet is on the left, and Patrick De Wilde on the right.
The tournament took place in the University Pool & Snooker, Naamsesteenweg 253 Heverlee (Leuven) in Belgium
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2011 Leuven Open Backgammon: final

Paulus van Rooijen, the Dutch champion, reached the final because he won all five previous rounds (swiss system). Michel Lamote, number one on the Belgian rating list, fought his way here via a play-off against Luc Palmans.
This match is to 5 points. The time control is bronstein system with 12 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move. Paulus is on the left and Michel on the right.
The tournament took place in the University Pool & Snooker, Naamsesteenweg 253 Heverlee(Leuven) in Belgium.
Thanks to the tournament sponsors, Argenta BVBA Terbus, Tiensevest 188 in Leuven, and De Denksportkampioen, Brusselsesteenweg 485 in Gentbrugge. Thanks to the chess club Leuven Centraal for lending us their clocks.
The annotations here are based on a 4 ply analysis by GNU Backgammon. Feel free ad your own insights in the comments.
Link to semi-final, annotated by Michel:
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LV Jackpot Round 2 Falafel vs Matt Cohn-Geier

Engaging and enlightening commentary by Voice of Backgammon Larry Shiller and expert co-hosts

2014 Leuven Open Backgammon: Last round, to decide tournament winner

Toon Van Herreweghen can win his second Leuven Open title. For that he needs to defeat Line Vandamme who has made tremendous progress this year.
This match is to 5 points. The time control is bronstein system with 10 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move. Toon is on the left and Line is on the right.
The tournament took place in Leuven, Belgium, on November 30th 2014.
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2013 Leuven Open Backgammon: round 3, with annotations

Winner of the first Leuven Open, Toon Van Herreweghen , on the left, meets the Greek talent Leonidas Sotiriadis, Annotation by tournament director Johan Segers with the aid of computer analysis.
This match is to 5 points. The time control is Bronstein system with 12 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move.
see for more information on the tournament, and to replay this and other matches.
The tournament took place in Leuven (Belgium) on November 17th 2013.
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Final :
Hypergammon play-off:
Impression of tournament:

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2013 Leuven Open Backgammon. Hypergammon play-off for place in final. Octopussy-style ending.

Patrick De Wilde on the left and Rudy Bertels on the right play one hypergammon game to decide who will join Sassan Kachanian in the final. The clock uses Bronstein system, with 12 seconds per move and 1 minute bank time.
Hypergammon is like normal backgammon, but starting with only three checkers each.
Links:
Final:
General atmosphere:

2013 Leuven Open Backgammon. Point-of-view entrance and atmosphere.

The yearly backgammon tournament Leuven Open was organised on November 17th.
Links:
final:
Hypergammon play-off for place in final:

Backgammon World Series Sochi 2018 R3 Iulian Darienko vs Akiko Yazawa

2012 Leuven Open Backgammon: final. Interesting annotations.

Johan Segers, member of the team that won the Belgian Interclub 2012, reached the final because he won all five previous rounds (swiss system). Michel Lamote, winner of last year's edition, fought his way here via a play-off against Marius Hentea.
This match is annotated by Michel (Black Speech Bubbles on the right hand side) he shared these insights before looking at computer analysis. I added annotations based on gnubg 4-ply ( You will see that gnubg and Michel don't always agree. There are interesting learning point throughout this video, and a fascinating backgame.
This match is to 7 points. The time control is bronstein system with 12 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move. Johan is on the left and Michel on the right.
see for more information on our club, the tournament, and to replay this and other matches.
See for a second round match.
The tournament took place in the University Pool & Snooker, Naamsesteenweg 253 Heverlee(Leuven) in Belgium.
Thanks to the tournament sponsors and mr. Soltani. Thanks to the chess club Leuven Centraal for lending us their clocks. Thank to Michel for providing the annotations. Subscribe to my channel to get notified of new uploads.
Feel free to ad your own insights in the comments.
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2012 Leuven Open Backgammon: round 4

World championship quarter finalist Geert Van der Stricht, on the right, meets young talent Steven Steeno in the fourth round. Annotation by finalist Johan Segers with the aid of computer analysis.
This match is to 5 points. The time control is Bronstein system with 12 minutes in the bank and 12 seconds per move.
see for more information on the tournament, and to replay this and other matches.
The tournament took place in the University Pool & Snooker, Naamsesteenweg 253 Heverlee(Leuven) in Belgium.
Thanks to the tournament sponsors, Thanks to the chess club Leuven Centraal for lending us their clocks. Subscribe to my channel to get notified of new uploads. Feel free to ad your own insights in the comments.

Backgammon Club Ghent

Belgium's best Backgammon-players at
Backgammon Club Ghent, November 2017.

Weekly club-evening on Tuesdays at:
the Union-Sandeman vzw in Ghent.

All players are members of:
Belgium Backgammon Federation vzw.
Website: BGFed.be
Michel Lamote and Paul van Dijke are
members of Brugge Backgammon Club.

To view the Grading-Table of the players PR's (Performance Ratings)
you can visit the website and click on: BMS
BMS = Backgammon Master Series

All PR's notified in the video are calculated over more than 500 EP
(except for Bert Van Kerckhove, who currently has 223 EP)
EP = Experience Points, for example: a 15pt match gives you 15 EP.


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XG is an amazing software/tool for analyzing Backgammon matches/positions.
It is used by most of the world-top-players (Backgammon Giants).
The program shows you the best mathematical decisions in any circumstances.


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2011 Leuven Open Backgammon semifinal

Luc Palmans and Michel Lamote play this three point tie-breaker to decide who will join Paulus van Rooijen in the final. For the final see:

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In the very first rolls of the match the confusion is huge as a very important illegal roll is performed.
Take a look at the video and see how the players solve the issue.

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