The 1st in draughts history
Distance Draughts match
took place 2 March 2006. The
participants were: 3 time World Champion, international grand master
and ex-World Champion
. The opponents were located
on the long distance between each other in their native city. They used
electronic draughts board "Shahcom"
. The moves by
players have been transmitted on the opponent's clock over the internet.
Match started at 19-00 (+3 GMT) Moscow time. We gave live coverage of the games.
1st game: Georgiev - Shvartsman 1/2
2nd game: Shvartsman - Georgiev 1/2
The games in PDN-format