2018 USA vs Italy Team Match in Rome
April 20ththru 26th 2018
FID Board has confirmed the 2nd Trophy Oreste - 1st International Match USA vs
Italy - by 3-moves English Draughts
would be held inside the famous "Villa Borghese", playing presumably on 21st,
22nd , 23rd , 24th ,
with arrival on the morning 20th, presentation on 20th, and award ceremony on
25th and departure on 26th April, with the
Arrival on 20th April
20th April: Presentation, Players appeal, Pairing drawing, Opening Ceremony
Saturday 21st April:
9.00 First Round,
Sunday 22nd April:
9.00 Second Round, 14.30 Third Round
Monday 23rd April:
Round, 14.30 Fifth Round
Tuesday 24th April:
9.00 Sixth Round, 14.30 Seventh Round
Wednesday 25th April:
9.00 Last Round, 13.00 Award Ceremony
time of leaving
Hospitality in the Olympic Training Center of Italian National Olympic Committee in Rome.
Match will be format similar to traditional International matches US vs UK & Ireland => Each player from USA team will play against each member of Italy team.
Style of play: standard 3 moves 156 opening deck
Time control: 45 minutes to each player per game plus 20 second of recharge for move
Each team consist of 8 players: 6 mans, 1 woman and 1 youth. Each team may have up to two alternative players. Woman and youth in each team can be replace only once.
USA team captain - Alex Moiseyev
1st USA vs. Italy International Match, April 20-25, Rome.
Italy tailed the entire match, but won enough games in the final round to win the entire match by one win,
Final Score 129-127.
2018 Tournament Dates