2015 Results

35th CHICAGO OPEN & The Backgammon Olympiad
May 21-25, 2015; Rosemont, Illinois

OPEN (55): 1-Dorn Bishop (CA), 2/7-Matt Cohn-Geier (CA) / Carol Joy Cole (MI) / Di Di (GA) / Michihito Kageyama (Japan) / Neil Kazaross (IL) / Chris Knapp (Canada).

INTERMEDIATE (25): 1-David Hanold (IL), 2-Charles Haley (IN); 1C-LEW Webber (VA), 2C-Max Levenstein (IL); 1LC-Ron Williamson (TX).

NOVICE (5): 1-Ongun Alsaç (AZ), 2-David Ostrow (GA).

BACKGAMMON OLYMPIAD (14): 1-Akiko Yazawa (Japan), 2-Petko Kostadinov (SC), 3/4-Dennis Culpepper (VA) / Michihito Kageyama (Japan).

MARKOWITZ MASTERS (16): 1-Michihito Kageyama (Japan), 2-Kostas Mitrelis (Greece).

FASTER MASTERS (16): 1-Cliff Pappas (AZ), 2-Neil Kazaross (IL).

LIMITED JACKPOT (24): 1-Albert Steg (MA), 2-Greg Adamavich (WI), 3-Zach Tabak (WI).

SENIORS (32): 1-Chris Knapp (Canada), 2-Allen Tish (IL).

1-POINT QUICKIES (64): 1-Ron Williamson (TX), 2-Nora Luna Righter (IL).

DOUBLES (15 teams): 1-Dennis Culpepper (VA) & Karen Davis (DC), 2-Bill Funchion (IL) & Don Marek (IL).

THE BLITZ (16): 1-Max Levenstein (IL), 2-Sabri Büyüksoy (Turkey).

TAKI BOARD TOURNAMENT (16): 1-Di Di (GA), 2-Jeb Horton (NC).

UNLUCKY DICE (8): 1/2-Dennis Culpepper (VA) / Boris Dekhtyar (NY).

$100 SUNDAY JACKPOT #1 (8): 1-Tak Morioka (IL).

$100 SUNDAY JACKPOT #2 (8): 1-Yamin Yamin (IL).

$200 JACKPOT (4): 1-Howard Markowitz (NV).

BACKGAMMON PROFICIENCY TEST #5: 1-Gerry Tansey (MO), scoring 37 out of 50.

AFTER TOURNEY TOURNEY (24): 1/3-Paul Baraz (CA) / Howard Markowitz (NV) / Paul Weaver (AL).

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