• A New Big

    Backgammon Tournament has been born

  • Total estimated prize fund

    Added prize funds 27,500€


    WBGF Individual Championship & World Team Championship

    9th July 2018

WBGF Individual Championship & World Team Championship
9th - 15th July 2018


Tobias Hellwag (GER) - FINAL GAME -   

Mario Lazzer (AUT) WHITE - FINAL GAME -

Volker Sonnabend (GER) - Jackpots Final

Elias Kritikos (NOR) WHITE - Jackpots Final

2017 Championships

Please go to our youtube channel to view 2017 championship games:  Click Here


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Total estimated prize fund 110,000€

ADDED 27,500€

Welcome Cocktail, Sightseeing lunch and prize giving dinner


  • Gibraltar Backgammon Championship 2017 2017
    Karsten Bredahl (Gibraltar)

    Karsten Bredahl is the Winner of Gibraltar Backgammon Championship 2017

  • Merit Park Open 2015
    Gareth Owen (Cyprus)

    Welcome to Gaz Owen, newly crowned winner of Merit Park Open Nov. 2015. Can Gaz repeat this big achievement in Gibraltar?

  • World Champion 2015
    Ali Cihangir Çetinel (Turkey)

    Current World Champion from Turkey have announced his arrival at Gibraltar Open in February. We are so happy to see you in the players list and give you the warmest welcome to our new tournament.

  • Nordic Open 2014
    Marc Brockmann Olsen (Denmark)

    Former Pro football player, Author of "Backgammon - From basics to badass" and winner of Nordic Open 2014. Marc lives in Malaga, Spain and will attend in the 1. Gibraltar Open.

  • World Champion 2008
    Lars Trabolt (Denmark)

    Lars is a great tournament player. World Champion 2008, World Championship finalist 2009, Nordic Open winner 2001 and many more tournament results. Meet Lars Trabolt at Gibraltar Open 2016.

  • World Champion 2014
    Akiko Yazawa (Japan)

    Akiko Yazawa of Japan took the title by defeating Douglas Mayfield of USA at DMP in the double-elimination tiebreaker, making her only the 3rd female in history to become World Champion.



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