West Yorkshire Backgammon Open 2018

The size of the total prize fund will be dependent on the number of entries, with our kind sponsors adding a minimum £1000 and guaranteeing a total prize fund of £6400. For example, on a field up to 108 players the total prize money will be £6400.

For each additional entrant over 108 a further £50 will be added to the prize fund. Based on full capacity of 128, the total prize fund would be £7400.

Regardless of the number of entries the minimum/maximum prize funds shall be


which would be divided as follows


Main event winner

Main event runner up

Main 3rd place

Main 4th place

Main losing quarter-finalist

Consolation winner

Consolation runner up

Last chance winner

Last chance runner up

Up to 108 players










Based on 128 players










plus trophies for winner and runner up in all three competitions

Our Sponsors

Tournament Director's - Steve Lee and Tim Cross

Contact email - steve@westyorkshirebackgammon.co.uk