PrimeTime Backgammon Magazine Indexes

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JAN – FEB 2016

  • 2016 American Backgammon Hall Of Fame Inductees by Bill Riles And Jeremy Bagai
  • Abridged Interview With Goulding And Senkiewicz by Robert Stoller
  • Presser Versus Simon: Final Of The 2014 Online Toc by Marty Storer And David Presser
  • One Man’s Meat by Jake Jacobs
  • 3rd Merit Open by Sabri Büyüksoy
  • Art Benjamin by Phil Simborg
  • Ray Cifani by Karen Davis
  • 2015 Seattle Backgammon Classic by Ray Fogerlund
  • Flashback App By Bagai: Backgammon Flashcards by Bruce J. Farquhar
  • Qualifying Prime Clubs
  • Live Tournament Results
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Upcoming Tournaments
  • President’s Column By Bill Riles
  • Newest USBGF Directors
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders By Rich Munitz
  • National Leaderboard By Barry Silliman
  • Online Leaderboard By Tara Mendicino

2016 MAR – JUN

  • 2016 American Backgammon Hall Of Fame Awards Dinner By Bill Riles And Robert Stoller
  • Abridged Interview With Goulding And Senkiewicz By Robert Stoller
  • Too Good At The New York Metro Open: Stick Vs. Phipps By Paul Weaver
  • USA Versus The World By Steve Sax
  • 2016 Texas Backgammon Championships By Bill Riles And Tara Mendicino
  • Brian Lonergan By Phil Simborg
  • Cynthia Belonogoff By Karen Davis
  • Jason Marshall By Karen Davis
  • Regional Team Tournaments By Chuck Bower, David Rockwell, Karen Davis, Carol Joy Cole, And Sean Garber
  • Qualifying Prime Clubs
  • Live Tournament Results
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Upcoming Tournaments
  • President’s Column By Bill Riles
  • Founding Sponsors
  • National Leaderboard By Barry Silliman
  • Online Leaderboard By Tara Mendicino

2016 Summer

  • 4th USBGF Club Team Championship By Dmitriy Obukhov.
  • Backgame Checker Play At The Texas Championships By Paul Weaver.
  • Opening Cubes By David Presser And Igor Erovenko.
  • Gibraltar: Rolling On The Rock By Bob Wachtel.
  • 2016 Nordic Open By Jesper Carlsson.
  • Robert Wachtel By Vera Degtiarova.
  • It’s A Family Affair By Karen Davis.
  • Barry Silliman By Karen Davis.
  • Atlanta Spring Classic By Stuart Thomson.
  • Ohio State Championships By Karen Davis.
  • Live Tournament Results – ABT In Atlanta, Washington D.C., Chicago, And Los Angeles.
  • Online Circuit Winners Through Mid May 2016.
  • Upcoming Tournaments Upcoming ABT Tournaments And USBGF Online Events.
  • President’s Column By Bill Riles.
  • Founding Sponsors Master Point Leaders For 2016.
  • Online Leaderboard See The Latest Leaders BY Tara Mendicino.

2016 Fall

  • Abridged Interview with Patrick Gibson By Robert Stoller
  • Klein Vs. Senkiewicz: Liberty Cup Masters Final By Marty Storer
  • The 2016 Dual-Duel By Steve Sax
  • A-B Approach To Opening Cubes By David Presser And Igor Erovenko
  • The Greatest Redouble Ever By Malcolm Davis
  • Bespoke Backgammon: Geoffrey Parker Games By Robert Stoller
  • The 41st Backgammon World Championship By Bill Riles
  • The Other Georgia By Bob Wachtel
  • Live Tournament Results
  • Online Circuit Winners Through Early August 2016.
  • President’s Column By Bill Riles
  • Founding Sponsors – Thanks To Our Newest Founding Sponsors.
  • Master Point Leaders Check Out The Top-Ten Players in Both the USBGF National And Online Master Points Races For 2016.
  • National Leader board – Leaders In USBGF Elo Ratings In Live Events and 2016 ABT Points. By Barry Silliman
  • Online Leader board – Leaders from USBGF Online Tournaments, Plus Wins, Losses, And Tournaments Won By Tara Mendicino

2017 Winter

  • The MFIC: Patrick Gibson. By Bill Riles
  • Nation’s Capitol 2016. By Ray Fogerlund
  • Michigan Summer Championships. By Paul Weaver
  • 2016 London Open. By Julia Hayward With Comments By Brendan Burgess and Anna Clarke
  • 4th Merit Cyprus Open By Blake Fleetwood
  • Doubles Dilemmas in Cyprus By Bob Wachtel with Commentary By Christian Sorensen
  • Growing Backgammon Through Social Media By Karen Davis
  • The Great Jim Scott By Malcolm Davis
  • Chicago Open By Bill Riles
  • Prime Club Awards
  • Live Tournament Results
  • AT Final Standings for 2016
  • USBGF President and Executive Director announces latest developments to grow the backgammon community. By Bill Riles
  • Founding Sponsors – newest Gold Founding Sponsor Arkadiy Tsinis; Silver Founding Sponsor Russell Sands; and Bronze Founding Sponsors Shay Asraff, Ed Rosenblum, and Kirby Domingue
  • Master Point Leaders for 2016.
  • National Leader board: Open, Advanced, and Novice leaders in USBGF Elo ratings in live events and 2016 ABT Points. By Barry Silliman
  • Online Leader board

2017 Spring

  • 2017 American Backgammon Hall Of Fame Awards Dinner
  • Inductees Joseph Russell & Mike Svobodny by Jeremy Bagai
  • Inductees Joseph Russell & Ray Fogerlund by Steve Sax
  • Norm Wiggins by Steve Sax
  • Louise GOLDSMITH by Michael Senkiewicz
  • Memories of Louise by Karen Davis, Mike Svobodny, And Martha Ghio
  • Checker Play After An Opening Cube by David Presser And Igor Erovenko
  • Backgammon Is As Easy As…1-2-3 by Steve Sax
  • The Changing Of The Guard by Bill Riles
  • Tom Buckner by Phil Simborg
  • Rodryk Schönfeld by Karen Davis
  • 2017 New York Metro Open by Bill Riles and Karen Davis
  • Live Tournament Results
  • 2017 ABT Standings Top 6
  • Chairman’s Message USBGF by Joseph Russell
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Upcoming Tournaments

2017 Summer

  • Abridged Interview With Neil Kazaross By Robert Stoller
  • 2017 Ohio State Championships By Stick
  • Cube Action In The Cherry Blossom Final By Paul Weaver
  • Saving The Gammon On The Last Roll By Marty Storer
  • Forty-Year Milestone For The U.S. Open By Robert Stoller
  • House Of Cards By Ed Rosenblum
  • 2017 Cherry Blossom Championship By Steve Sax
  • Conquering Backgammon: Viking Style! By Blake Fleetwood
  • How To Compensate Players Not Eligible For Byes By Art Benjamin And Patrick Gibson
  • Grant Hoffman By Karen Davis
  • Gerry Tansey By Karen Davis
  • Primetime Exclusive
  • Photography By Doris Auer
  • President’s Column By Karen Davis
  • Your USBGF Membership
  • USBGF National & Online Stats
  • Master Point Leaders
  • Online Leaderboard By Tara Mendicino
  • Online Circuit Winners

2017 Fall

  • Abridged Interview With Joseph Russell By Robert Stoller
  • 2016 Federation Cup Final By Marty Storer
  • Worldwide Trophy Ii: Tbilisi 2017 By Bob Wachtel
  • 42nd Backgammon World Championship By Bill Riles
  • The World Championship Final From My Perspective By Bill Riles
  • Malcolm Davis Quiz: Part I By Malcolm Davis
  • Viking Horde Plunders Wisconsin’s Cheese By Ray Fogerlund
  • Fazil Terlemez: 20th Anniversary Of Fth Boards By Alexander And Doris Auer
  • Ross Gordon By Karen Davis
  • 1972 World Chess Championship By Robert Stoller
  • Live Tournament Results
  • 2017 ABT Standings Top 60
  • Chairman’s Message By Joseph Russell
  • President’s Column By Karen Davis
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders
  • Online Leaderboard
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Upcoming Tournaments

2018 Winter

  • Abridged Interview With Lee Genud by Robert Stoller
  • Mamlet And Ashkenazi: Duel For Michigan Masters by Paul Weaver
  • 2016 & 2017 USBGF National Championships by Ray Fogerlund
  • Malcolm Davis Quiz: Part II By Malcolm Davis
  • Carter Beats The Machine: World’s Richest Tournament by Blake Fleetwood
  • New International Champion by Taylor Hartz, Chicago Sun-Times
  • Chris Knapp: Champion In Canadian Contest by Marty Storer And Karen Davis
  • Ken Bame: Winner Of The 3rd USBGF Director’s Cup by Karen Davis
  • 2017 USBGF Prime Club Players Of The Year by Karen Davis
  • Local Affiliated Clubs List
  • Live Tournament Results
  • ABT Final Standings For 2017: Matt Cohn-Geier, Ed O’Laughlin, and Antoinette Williams will be honored at the 2018 USBGF awards.
  • Chairman’s Message: 2018 Board of Directors members are announced by Joseph Russell
  • President’s Column: USBGF president and executive director shares her five major goals for 2018 by Karen Davis
  • Founding Sponsors: Thanks To Our Newest Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Corporate Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders: The Top-Ten Players In Both the USBGF National and Online Master Points For 2017
  • Online Leaderboard: The Latest Leaders From USBGF Online Tournaments
  • Online Circuit Winners: View The List Of USBGF Members Who Have Won
  • Upcoming Tournaments: Mark Your Calendar and attend these exciting ABT and USBGF events taking place across the country

2018 Spring

  • 2018 American Backgammon Hall Of Fame Awards Dinner
  • Tributes To Paul Magriel Introduction By Karen Davis
  • Documenting Magriel By Robert Stoller
  • 2017 Las Vegas Open Championship Final By Paul Weaver
  • 2017 California State Championship By Ray Fogerlund
  • Adjusting Opening Cube Action To Match Play By David Presser And Igor Erovenko
  • 6th Texas Backgammon Championships By Bill Riles
  • Candace Mayeron 2017 California State: Interview By Karen Davis
  • Local Club Initiative By Karen Davis And Ray Bills
  • 2018 ABT Standings Top 60
  • President’s Column By Karen Davis
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders
  • Online Leaderboard
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Tournament Calendar
  • Upcoming Tournaments

2018 Summer

  • My Life With Paul Magriel And The Genesis Of Bg’s Bible by Renée Magriel Roberts
  • Countering The 66 Reply by Albert Steg
  • Searching For Backgammon Brilliancy by Bob Wachtel
  • Kazaross Reigns: 2018 U.S. Open At Las Vegas by Bill Riles
  • Featured Photography by Peter Senzamici
  • Cherry Blossom Attracts A Strong Field by Karen Davis
  • 38th Chicago Open by Bill Riles
  • Featured Photography by Brian Schilling
  • Martin Filipi: Winner Of 2017 USBGF Online ToC by Marty Storer and Karen Davis
  • A Day At Gammoner Boards: Volker Wenzlaff by Alexander Auer
  • Featured Photography By Doris Auer
  • Robertie’s 501 Essential Backgammon Problems by Robert Stoller
  • Live Tournament Results
  • 2018 ABT Standings Top 60
  • President’s Column by Karen Davis
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Master Point Leaders
  • Online Leaderboard
  • Online Circuit Winners
  • Upcoming Tournaments