Sunday, 18 April 2010

Computer Backgammon Game Screenshot



Computer Backgammon Game Screenshot:

Image from TinyPic.com
Tags: Backgammon - Computer - Screenshot
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Wednesday, 14 April 2010

Backgammon Game Picture



Backgammon Game Picture:

Image from TinyPic.com
Tags: Backgammon - Game
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Wednesday, 12 August 2009

Celebrity Backgammon - Famous Players Listed

The following celebrities have reported to be keen backgammon players:
  • Alan Rosenberg - Actor
  • Brian May - Musician
  • Don Adams - Actor ('Get Smart' fame)
  • Greg Grunberg - Actor
  • Groucho Marx - Actor
  • Hugh Hefner - Publisher
  • Izabella Scorupco - Actress (Bond Girl)
  • Joan Crawford - Actress
  • Joaquin Phoenix - Actor
  • John Huston - Director
  • Kate Winslet - Actress
  • Ken Caminiti - Baseball player
  • Kevin Bacon - Actor
  • Kylie Minogue - Performer
  • Lewis Carroll - Writer
  • Lucille Ball - Actress
  • Madonna - Performer
  • Nicole Kidman - Actress
  • Omar Sharif - Actor
  • Queen Margrethe II - Danish Royal Family
  • Robbie Williams - Performer
  • Robert Montgomery - Actor
  • Roger Clemens - Baseball player
  • Sam Torrance - Golfer
  • Shiri Appleby - Actress
  • Stefanie Powers - Actress
  • Ted Turner - Media Mogul
  • Thomas Jefferson - US President
  • Tim Henman - Tennis player
  • Tobey Macguire - Actor
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Thursday, 6 August 2009

Douglas Jerrold On Sport and Backgammon (Backgammon Quote)


Douglas Jerrold

The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon.
-- Douglas Jerrold


Douglas William Jerrold (1803-1857) was a London born English dramatist and writer. He also had a well deserved reputation as a brilliant conversational wit. Politically he was a Liberal, and active critic of capital punishment, war, and the luxury of bishops.

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Saturday, 25 July 2009

Masayuki ‘Mochy’ Mochizuki Crowned Backgammon World Champion (Monte Carlo, 2009)



Fairmont Hotel, Monte Carlo

Venue for the 34th World Backgammon Championship (2009)

Japan’s Masayuki ‘Mochy’ Mochizuki (picture here) has recently won the Monte Carlo World Backgammon Championship sponsored by CasinoRip.com. Mochy beat the reigning champ Lars Trabolt (25 to 20) in the final last Sunday. The Championship was held at the five-star Monte Carlo Fairmont Hotel, and was played over one week.

The total prize fund for the Championship was €200,000 with Masayuki ‘Mochy’ Mochizuki taking the winner's cheque of €62,280.

Photo Credit - Templar1307 [Creative Commons]
Tags: Backgammon - Lars Trabolt - Masayuki Mochizuki - Mochy - Monte Carlo

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Sunday, 19 July 2009

ALCHEssMIST Backgammon Blog

A new blog by ALCHEssMIST about Backgammon.

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