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🇺🇸 United States Galaxy Championship 2020 (UBC format) 🏆 - Swiss Monrad Tournament

Active Players: 3 (Total Players: 105)

  Player Rounds Wins Rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Justin Nowell 8 0.00
Neil Kazaross 8 0.00
Robert Wachtel 8 0.00
Shlomo Karbal 7 0.00
Frank DiMaggio 6 0.00
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger 6 0.00
Wilcox Snellings 6 0.00
Chris Trencher 5 0.00
Dicky Biddle 5 0.00
Gerry Tansey 5 0.00
Max Levenstein 5 0.00
Bill Finneran 4 0.00
Frank Raposa 4 0.00
Gary Koscielny 4 0.00
Ilia Guzei 4 0.00
Jonah Seewald 4 0.00
Karen Davis 4 0.00
Keene Marin 4 0.00
Rob Adams 4 0.00
Ali Shamsian 3 0.00
Art Benjamin 3 0.00
Boris Dekhtyar 3 0.00
gary oleson 3 0.00
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt 3 0.00
John Craig Anderson 3 0.00
Kevin Jones 3 0.00
MARC EMRICH 3 0.00
Mark Osborne 3 0.00
Peter Wisniewski 3 0.00
Rory Pascar 3 0.00
Scott Johnston 3 0.00
Steve Waller 3 0.00
Anthony Elliot 2 0.00
Barry Miller 2 0.00
Bob Azari 2 0.00
GL Harvie 2 0.00
James Scouten 2 0.00
Jeffrey Byerly 2 0.00
Jeremy Ly 2 0.00
Ken Bame 2 0.00
Leyla Zaloutskaya 2 0.00
Maeis Petrosian 2 0.00
Marc Grutka 2 0.00
Raymond Fogerlund 2 0.00
Rich Battikha 2 0.00
Richard Griggs Jr 2 0.00
Vlad Eydelman 2 0.00
Wendy Kaplan 2 0.00
William Riles 2 0.00
Aaron Foust 1 0.00
Attila Nemeti 1 0.00
Avi Cohen 1 0.00
Bob Larsen 1 0.00
Chris Cavanagh 1 0.00
Curtis Melville 1 0.00
Don Marek 1 0.00
Faddoul Khoury 1 0.00
Gary Yoways 1 0.00
H.B. Drake 1 0.00
Jake Burak 1 0.00
Ke Rem 1 0.00
Keith Neer 1 0.00
Kevin Walsh 1 0.00
123 Long Nguyen 1 0.00
Mark Haley 1 0.00
Michael Clapsadle 1 0.00
Michael Showkati 1 0.00
Nicholas Blasier 1 0.00
Paul Knapp 1 0.00
Peter Kasturas 1 0.00
Rob Brower 1 0.00
8404 Russ Kennedy 1 0.00
Sean Garber 1 0.00
adrian nedelcu 0 0.00
Adrian Rios 0 0.00
Andrew Barnes 0 0.00
Bill Draper 0 0.00
Bill Hendrick 0 0.00
Bobby Moh 0 0.00
Carver W 0 0.00
Clifford Hodges 0 0.00
Colleen Hitchcock 0 0.00
David Cavicke 0 0.00
david giorgadze 0 0.00
Edward Fromm 0 0.00
G G 0 0.00
Gary Schachtschneider 0 0.00
Harvey Gillis 0 0.00
Hernan Cortes 0 0.00
Jack LeProwse 0 0.00
Jane Shelburne 0 0.00
Jeff Schwarz 0 0.00
Jim Pokela 0 0.00
Jonathan Waddell 0 0.00
Kate Smith 0 0.00
Mary Morse 0 0.00
massimo tassan-solet 0 0.00
Neville Basman 0 0.00
Nomen Nescio 0 0.00
Paul Klein 0 0.00
Scott Horowitz 0 0.00
Scott Neal 0 0.00
Simon Chama 0 0.00
Simona Staneva 0 0.00
Steven Saad 0 0.00

Tournament Owners

Marc Brockmann Olsen - Rory Pascar

Tournament Information

Game: Backgammon
Game Type: Swiss
Game Sub Type: Monrad (Random Pairing)
Elimination: Double (2 losses)
Default Match Score: 7
*** Only US players are allowed ***
(You must have a US passport or be resident of USA)

Entry: Free
Prize: Winner card from Backgammon Galaxy on Facebook, and the honor of being the United States Galaxy Champion 2020.

Instructions:
- Sign up to Drawboss as a registered user, and sign up for the tournament yourself.
- Remember to add contact details, facebook, skype or email to your profile. Click on your name - Account - Add nicknames: add platform and user, for instance "facebook" and "name".
- Users have to contact each other to set up match.
- The winner of the match must report the result to Rory or Marc.
- Users who have registered for the tournament as unregistered Drawboss users, or didn't put their contact information, WILL BE DELETED from the tournament.

Date: Begins Monday the 11th of May. Draw is made 15:00 (New York time). Must play 1 round pr. day before midnight, using the 24 hours of the EST (New York Time zone). We might have two rounds pr day in the later rounds, when few players remain.

Format:
- To win a round, a player must win both the match and the error rate battle (UBC format).
- 7-point matches. In case of a draw in the first match, re-match to 5-point. In case of a draw, re-match to 3-point. In case of a draw again, 1-point matches are played until a winner is found.
- "Normal" Clock setting.
- Analysis setting: Galaxy standard analysis. The loser of the error rate battle, has the right to contest the result with "World Class" default XG analysis, with "normal" search interval.
- Swiss format, double elimination.

Tournament directors:
- Rory Pascar. Facebook: Rory Pascar. Email: rory@chicagoopenbg.com
- Marc Olsen. Facebook: Marc Brockmann Olsen

*** ONLY DRAWBOSS REGISTERED USERS WILL BE ACCEPTED***

If you sign up with an unregistered drawboss user, you will be deleted, it is your own responsibility to sign up correctly and add your contact information.

Round: 9, Score: 7

 
 
Justin Nowell
 0 
M1-9
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 0 
M2-9
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 

Round: 8, Score: 7

 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
M1-8
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 0 
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 0 
M2-8
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
M3-8
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 0 
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
M4-8
 
 
 
BYE
 0 

Round: 7, Score: 7

 
 
Robert Wachtel
 0 
M1-7
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
 
 
Chris Trencher
 0 
M2-7
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
M3-7
 
 
Max Levenstein
 0 
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
M4-7
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 0 
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 0 
M5-7
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
M6-7
 
 
 
BYE
 0 

Round: 6, Score: 7

 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
M1-6
 
 
Chris Trencher
 0 
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
M2-6
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 0 
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
M3-6
 
 
Bill Finneran
 0 
 
 
Frank Raposa
 0 
M4-6
 
 
Max Levenstein
 7 
 
 
Keene Marin
 0 
M5-6
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 7 
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 0 
M6-6
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
 
 
Ilia Guzei
 0 
M7-6
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 7 
 
 
Rob Adams
 0 
M8-6
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
 
 
Karen Davis
 0 
M9-6
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
M10-6
 
 
 
BYE
 0 

Round: 5, Score: 7

 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
M1-5
 
 
Frank Raposa
 0 
 
 
Keene Marin
 0 
M2-5
 
 
Chris Trencher
 7 
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 0 
M3-5
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
M4-5
 
 
Art Benjamin
 0 
 
 
Ilia Guzei
 7 
M5-5
 
 
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt
 0 
 
 
Mark Osborne
 0 
M6-5
 
 
Karen Davis
 7 
 
 
John Craig Anderson
 0 
M7-5
 
 
Bill Finneran
 7 
 
 
Steve Waller
 0 
M8-5
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 7 
 
 
Peter Wisniewski
 0 
M9-5
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 7 
 
 
Kevin Jones
 0 
M10-5
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 7 
M11-5
 
 
Scott Johnston
 0 
 
 
Boris Dekhtyar
 0 
M12-5
 
 
Max Levenstein
 7 
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
M13-5
 
 
Ali Shamsian
 0 
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
M14-5
 
 
MARC EMRICH
 0 
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
M15-5
 
 
gary oleson
 0 
 
 
Rob Adams
 7 
M16-5
 
 
Rory Pascar
 0 

Round: 4, Score: 7

 
 
John Craig Anderson
 0 
M1-4
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 7 
M2-4
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 0 
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 0 
M3-4
 
 
Frank Raposa
 7 
 
 
Chris Trencher
 7 
M4-4
 
 
Rob Adams
 0 
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 0 
M5-4
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
 
 
Bill Finneran
 0 
M6-4
 
 
Keene Marin
 7 
 
 
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt
 0 
M7-4
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
 
 
Marc Grutka
 0 
M8-4
 
 
Kevin Jones
 7 
 
 
Maeis Petrosian
 0 
M9-4
 
 
Ali Shamsian
 7 
 
 
Mark Osborne
 7 
M10-4
 
 
GL Harvie
 0 
 
 
Jeremy Ly
 0 
M11-4
 
 
Steve Waller
 7 
 
 
Ilia Guzei
 7 
M12-4
 
 
Jeffrey Byerly
 0 
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 7 
M13-4
 
 
Richard Griggs Jr
 0 
 
 
Ken Bame
 0 
M14-4
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
 
 
Rory Pascar
 7 
M15-4
 
 
Vlad Eydelman
 0 
 
 
Bob Azari
 0 
M16-4
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 7 
 
 
Art Benjamin
 7 
M17-4
 
 
Wendy Kaplan
 0 
 
 
Raymond Fogerlund
 0 
M18-4
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
 
 
William Riles
 0 
M19-4
 
 
MARC EMRICH
 7 
 
 
Karen Davis
 7 
M20-4
 
 
Leyla Zaloutskaya
 0 
 
 
gary oleson
 7 
M21-4
 
 
James Scouten
 0 
 
 
Rich Battikha
 0 
M22-4
 
 
Max Levenstein
 7 
 
 
Barry Miller
 0 
M23-4
 
 
Peter Wisniewski
 7 
 
 
Anthony Elliot
 0 
M24-4
 
 
Boris Dekhtyar
 7 
 
 
Scott Johnston
 7 
M25-4
 
 
 
BYE
 0 

Round: 3, Score: 7

 
 
Art Benjamin
 0 
M1-3
 
 
Keene Marin
 7 
 
 
Scott Johnston
 0 
M2-3
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 7 
 
 
Leyla Zaloutskaya
 0 
M3-3
 
 
Frank Raposa
 7 
 
 
Kevin Jones
 0 
M4-3
 
 
Bill Finneran
 7 
 
 
Karen Davis
 0 
M5-3
 
 
Rob Adams
 7 
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
M6-3
 
 
Wendy Kaplan
 0 
 
 
Mark Osborne
 0 
M7-3
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
M8-3
 
 
Ken Bame
 0 
 
 
MARC EMRICH
 0 
M9-3
 
 
John Craig Anderson
 7 
 
 
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt
 7 
M10-3
 
 
Jeffrey Byerly
 0 
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
M11-3
 
 
Marc Grutka
 0 
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 0 
M12-3
 
 
Chris Trencher
 7 
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 7 
M13-3
 
 
Barry Miller
 0 
 
 
Anthony Elliot
 7 
M14-3
 
 
Bob Larsen
 0 
 
 
Bob Azari
 7 
M15-3
 
 
Aaron Foust
 0 
 
 
H.B. Drake
 0 
M16-3
 
 
GL Harvie
 7 
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 7 
M17-3
 
 
Mark Haley
 0 
 
 
Keith Neer
 0 
M18-3
 
 
gary oleson
 7 
 
 
Ali Shamsian
 7 
M19-3
 
 
Chris Cavanagh
 0 
 
 
Michael Showkati
 0 
M20-3
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
 
8404 
Russ Kennedy
 0 
M21-3
 
 
Vlad Eydelman
 7 
 
 
Curtis Melville
 0 
M22-3
 
 
Rich Battikha
 7 
 
 
Boris Dekhtyar
 7 
M23-3
 
 
Jake Burak
 0 
 
 
Richard Griggs Jr
 7 
M24-3
 
 
Faddoul Khoury
 0 
 
 
Attila Nemeti
 0 
M25-3
 
 
Peter Wisniewski
 7 
 
 
Max Levenstein
 7 
M26-3
 
123 
Long Nguyen
 0 
 
 
Rory Pascar
 7 
M27-3
 
 
Nicholas Blasier
 0 
 
 
Rob Brower
 0 
M28-3
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
 
 
Peter Kasturas
 0 
M29-3
 
 
Steve Waller
 7 
 
 
Michael Clapsadle
 0 
M30-3
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
 
 
Kevin Walsh
 0 
M31-3
 
 
Maeis Petrosian
 7 
 
 
Sean Garber
 0 
M32-3
 
 
Ilia Guzei
 7 
 
 
Raymond Fogerlund
 7 
M33-3
 
 
Gary Yoways
 0 
 
 
Avi Cohen
 0 
M34-3
 
 
James Scouten
 7 
 
 
William Riles
 7 
M35-3
 
 
Ke Rem
 0 
 
 
Don Marek
 0 
M36-3
 
 
Jeremy Ly
 7 

Round: 2, Score: 7

 
 
Bill Finneran
 7 
M1-2
 
 
Jake Burak
 0 
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 7 
M2-2
 
123 
Long Nguyen
 0 
 
 
Jeffrey Byerly
 7 
M3-2
 
 
Avi Cohen
 0 
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 0 
M4-2
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
 
 
Kevin Walsh
 0 
M5-2
 
 
Wendy Kaplan
 7 
 
 
Michael Showkati
 0 
M6-2
 
 
Leyla Zaloutskaya
 7 
 
 
gary oleson
 0 
M7-2
 
 
Karen Davis
 7 
 
 
Ken Bame
 7 
M8-2
 
 
Richard Griggs Jr
 0 
 
 
Kevin Jones
 7 
M9-2
 
 
Nicholas Blasier
 0 
 
 
Frank Raposa
 7 
M10-2
 
 
Ke Rem
 0 
 
 
Peter Kasturas
 0 
M11-2
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Chris Cavanagh
 0 
M12-2
 
 
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt
 7 
 
 
Aaron Foust
 0 
M13-2
 
 
Rob Adams
 7 
 
 
Bob Larsen
 0 
M14-2
 
 
MARC EMRICH
 7 
 
 
Keene Marin
 7 
M15-2
 
 
Keith Neer
 0 
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 7 
M16-2
 
 
Bob Azari
 0 
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 0 
M17-2
 
 
Chris Trencher
 7 
 
 
Rory Pascar
 0 
M18-2
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
 
 
Raymond Fogerlund
 0 
M19-2
 
 
Art Benjamin
 7 
 
 
Attila Nemeti
 0 
M20-2
 
 
John Craig Anderson
 7 
 
 
Curtis Melville
 0 
M21-2
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
 
 
Peter Wisniewski
 0 
M22-2
 
 
Marc Grutka
 7 
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 7 
M23-2
 
 
James Scouten
 0 
 
 
Ali Shamsian
 0 
M24-2
 
 
Scott Johnston
 7 
 
 
Barry Miller
 7 
M25-2
 
 
Anthony Elliot
 0 
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 0 
M26-2
 
 
Mark Osborne
 7 
 
 
Steve Waller
 7 
M27-2
 
 
Scott Neal
 0 
 
 
Nomen Nescio
 0 
M28-2
 
 
H.B. Drake
 7 
 
 
Max Levenstein
 7 
M29-2
 
 
Andrew Barnes
 0 
 
 
Jeff Schwarz
 0 
M30-2
 
 
Maeis Petrosian
 7 
 
 
Colleen Hitchcock
 0 
M31-2
 
 
Rob Brower
 7 
 
 
Kate Smith
 0 
M32-2
 
 
Vlad Eydelman
 7 
 
 
Scott Horowitz
 0 
M33-2
 
 
Don Marek
 7 
 
 
adrian nedelcu
 0 
M34-2
 
 
Boris Dekhtyar
 7 
 
 
GL Harvie
 7 
M35-2
 
 
david giorgadze
 0 
 
 
Jeremy Ly
 7 
M36-2
 
 
massimo tassan-solet
 0 
 
 
Rich Battikha
 7 
M37-2
 
 
Simona Staneva
 0 
 
 
Carver W
 0 
M38-2
 
 
William Riles
 7 
 
8404 
Russ Kennedy
 7 
M39-2
 
 
Paul Klein
 0 
 
 
Gary Yoways
 7 
M40-2
 
 
Mary Morse
 0 
 
 
Adrian Rios
 0 
M41-2
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 7 
 
 
Gary Schachtschneider
 0 
M42-2
 
 
Sean Garber
 7 
 
 
Ilia Guzei
 7 
M43-2
 
 
David Cavicke
 0 
 
 
Steven Saad
 0 
M44-2
 
 
Faddoul Khoury
 7 
 
 
Jack LeProwse
 0 
M45-2
 
 
Mark Haley
 7 
 
 
Jim Pokela
 0 
M46-2
 
 
Michael Clapsadle
 7 

Round: 1, Score: 7

 
 
Ilia Guzei
 0 
M1-1
 
 
Anthony Elliot
 7 
 
 
Richard Griggs Jr
 7 
M2-1
 
 
Paul Klein
 0 
 
 
adrian nedelcu
 0 
M3-1
 
 
Kevin Jones
 7 
 
 
Jonah Seewald
 7 
M4-1
 
 
 
Hernan Cortes
 0 
 
 
Jeff Schwarz
 0 
M5-1
 
 
Art Benjamin
 7 
 
 
Rich Battikha
 0 
M6-1
 
 
Bill Finneran
 7 
 
 
Scott Johnston
 7 
M7-1
 
 
Harvey Gillis
 0 
 
 
Steve Waller
 0 
M8-1
 
 
Shlomo Karbal
 7 
 
 
Maeis Petrosian
 0 
M9-1
 
 
Frank Raposa
 7 
 
 
Jeremy Ly
 0 
M10-1
 
 
Wendy Kaplan
 7 
 
 
Vlad Eydelman
 0 
M11-1
 
 
Bob Azari
 7 
 
 
Ali Shamsian
 7 
M12-1
 
 
G G
 0 
 
 
Nicholas Blasier
 7 
M13-1
 
 
Neville Basman
 0 
 
 
Boris Dekhtyar
 0 
M14-1
 
 
Wilcox Snellings
 7 
 
 
Peter Kasturas
 7 
M15-1
 
 
massimo tassan-solet
 0 
 
 
Nomen Nescio
 0 
M16-1
 
 
John Craig Anderson
 7 
 
 
Jonathan Waddell
 0 
M17-1
 
 
Chris Trencher
 7 
 
 
Robert Wachtel
 7 
M18-1
 
 
GL Harvie
 0 
 
 
Kate Smith
 0 
M19-1
 
 
Keith Neer
 7 
 
 
Scott Horowitz
 0 
M20-1
 
 
James Scouten
 7 
 
 
Paul Knapp
 7 
M21-1
 
 
Bill Draper
 0 
 
 
Barry Miller
 7 
M22-1
 
 
Simona Staneva
 0 
 
 
Simon Chama
 0 
M23-1
 
 
Peter Wisniewski
 7 
 
 
Gary Schachtschneider
 0 
M24-1
 
 
Raymond Fogerlund
 7 
 
 
Aaron Foust
 7 
M25-1
 
 
Mary Morse
 0 
 
 
Carver W
 0 
M26-1
 
123 
Long Nguyen
 7 
 
 
Bobby Moh
 0 
M27-1
 
 
Karen Davis
 7 
 
 
Gary Koscielny
 7 
M28-1
 
 
Scott Neal
 0 
 
 
Jack LeProwse
 0 
M29-1
 
 
Attila Nemeti
 7 
 
 
Leyla Zaloutskaya
 7 
M30-1
 
 
Sean Garber
 0 
 
 
Steven Saad
 0 
M31-1
 
 
Mark Osborne
 7 
 
8404 
Russ Kennedy
 0 
M32-1
 
 
Bob Larsen
 7 
 
 
Howard Linnemann-Schmidt
 7 
M33-1
 
 
David Cavicke
 0 
 
 
Colleen Hitchcock
 0 
M34-1
 
 
Michael Showkati
 7 
 
 
Jeffrey Byerly
 7 
M35-1
 
 
Adrian Rios
 0 
 
 
Clifford Hodges
 0 
M36-1
 
 
gary oleson
 7 
 
 
Curtis Melville
 7 
M37-1
 
 
Don Marek
 0 
 
 
Chris Cavanagh
 7 
M38-1
 
 
Frank DiMaggio
 0 
 
 
Avi Cohen
 7 
M39-1
 
 
Bill Hendrick
 0 
 
 
Mark Haley
 0 
M40-1
 
 
Ken Bame
 7 
 
 
Gerry Tansey
 7 
M41-1
 
 
david giorgadze
 0 
 
 
H.B. Drake
 0 
M42-1
 
 
Rory Pascar
 7 
 
 
Kevin Walsh
 7 
M43-1
 
 
Max Levenstein
 0 
 
 
Ke Rem
 7 
M44-1
 
 
Gary Yoways
 0 
 
 
Jane Shelburne
 0 
M45-1
 
 
MARC EMRICH
 7 
 
 
Jake Burak
 7 
M46-1
 
 
Edward Fromm
 0 
 
 
Faddoul Khoury
 0 
M47-1
 
 
Neil Kazaross
 7 
 
 
Rob Brower
 0 
M48-1
 
 
Marc Grutka
 7 
 
 
Michael Clapsadle
 0 
M49-1
 
 
Keene Marin
 7 
 
 
Andrew Barnes
 0 
M50-1
 
 
Dicky Biddle
 7 
 
 
William Riles
 0 
M51-1
 
 
Rob Adams
 7 
 
 
Roberto Litzenberger Litzenberger
 7 
M52-1
 
 
Jim Pokela
 0 
 
 
Justin Nowell
 7 
M53-1
 
 
 
BYE
 0