Backgammon News - Archive 2010-05Player Wins Backgammon Tournament after Qualifying Online
Mary Hickey recently qualified to compete in the 2nd US Backgammon Open at Play65 and when she attended the event she just so happened to come in first place. The tournament took place on May 13th through the 16th in San Francisco and Hickey was able to outlast the competition to take the first place prize. (28/05)
Hansen Skips Poker Event for Backgammon?
Gus Hansen is a top poker pro who also enjoys the game of backgammon. A rumor has recently surfaced that Hansen has skipped out on a European poker Tour event to take part in a backgammon event. However the rumor has not been confirmed. (07/05)