London Backgammon Open

Falafel confirms his attendance at the London Open 2014

The London Open 2014 Team are delighted to be able to report that current world number one, Falafel, will be joining them at the London Open  on 10th and 11th May this year. Falafel is a great a player, a great commentator and an all-round great guy.

Clonakilty Backgammon Club is also delighted to report the attendance of Phil aka "philafel" who has already booked a place at the tournament.  Want to join them - details and links below.

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They still have 80 or so tickets left for the biggest single-flight backgammon tournament in the world - the Backgammon London Open 2014!

You can purchase tickets for the London Open 2014 here.

  • The Super Jackpot will commence at 7:00 p.m. on the 9th May.
  • Warm-Up Tournaments will commence at 7:00 p.m. on the 9th May.
  • The London Open and the Professionals' Tournament will commence at 10:00 a.m. on the 10th May.
  • The Gala Dinner will commence at 8:00 p.m. on the 10th May
  • All tournaments will continue of the 11th May starting at 10:00 a.m.
  • The London Doubles will commence on Sunday morning.
  • A special exhibition match between ex-World Champion Mochy and a star London team of Raj Jansari and Simon Barget will take place on the afternoon of the 11th May.
The following tournaments will start as players are knocked out of the main events:
  • The London Shield
  • The Hippodrome Cup
  • Speed Gammon
  • Single Colour Checker Gammon
  • Tric Trac Tournaments
  • Round-Robins
  • 8 - player Jackpots
  • 16 - player Jackpots
  • 32 - player Jackpots