Match Report for John O'Hagan (Backgammon Galaxy)

John O

Member of WBGF

Born in Illinois, John learned how to play backgammon in college. He started entering tournaments in the mid 1980s. His first big cash came in 1989 when he came in 2nd in Lake Tahoe. He has won several ABT tournaments over the years. He won the Chicago Open back to back in 1996 and 1997, the 2008 Nevada State Super Jackpot and the 2009 Nevada State Championships. In 2010 he won the New Mexico and Florida State Championships. He won the Ohio State Championships in 2011 and the Wisconsin State Championships in both 2012 and 2013. He also finished 2nd in Monte Carlo in 2005. He has been on the giants list since 2007 and is currently ranked 15th in the world. He has spent a lot of time studying match equity and has developed several rules for takepoints and gammon values in match play. He is a backgammon teacher and has been giving lessons for the last few years. His gridgammon nickname is johnoh.

Additional player info
Nationality: United States
BMAB Title:Grandmaster G2
Heroes nickname:
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No match results recorded.

▼ Tournaments

Final dateClubNameEventRankWR points
2023-12-10American Backgammon Tour46th California State Backgammon Championship 2023Championship - Main948.1623
2023-12-10American Backgammon Tour46th California State Backgammon Championship 2023Championship - Consolation1610.7371
2023-12-10American Backgammon Tour46th California State Backgammon Championship 2023Super Jackpot - Main1111.2391
2023-11-19American Backgammon TourCapital Classic 2023Championship - Main1712.1911
2023-11-19American Backgammon TourCapital Classic 2023Championship - Consolation154.2954
2023-11-19American Backgammon TourCapital Classic 2023Championship - Last Chance201.8655
2023-11-19American Backgammon TourCapital Classic 2023Super Jackpot - Main511.4669
2023-10-22American Backgammon TourSt. Louis Gateway Open Backgammon Tournament 2023Championship - Main454.8027
2023-10-22American Backgammon TourSt. Louis Gateway Open Backgammon Tournament 2023Super Jackpot - Main710.4528
2023-10-08American Backgammon Tour5th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2023Championship - Main356.3894
2023-10-08American Backgammon Tour5th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2023Super Jackpot - Main313.3911
2023-09-24American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2022Championship - Main2220.5534
2023-09-24American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2022Championship - Consolation333.6656
2023-09-24American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2022Super Jackpot - Main136.8260
2023-09-04American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2023Championship - Main1138.8274
2023-09-04American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2023Super Jackpot - Main134.5307
2023-09-04American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2023Super Jackpot 259.8163
2023-08-13American Backgammon Tour20th Wisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2023Championship - Main334.1697
2023-08-13American Backgammon Tour20th Wisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2023Championship - Consolation152.3000
2023-08-13American Backgammon Tour20th Wisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2023Championship - Last Chance200.9409
2023-08-13American Backgammon Tour20th Wisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2023Super Jackpot - Main95.4883
2023-07-30Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2023Championship - Main1756.2917
2023-07-30Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2023Championship - Last Chance333.6363
2023-07-30Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2023Super Jackpot 2335.9880
2023-07-23Backgammon Galaxy12th Monte Carlo Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main1725.8515
2023-07-23Backgammon Galaxy12th Monte Carlo Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation296.4357
2023-07-03American Backgammon Tour48th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSChampionship - Main1421.6281
2023-07-03American Backgammon Tour48th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSChampionship - Consolation99.8630
2023-07-03American Backgammon Tour48th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSSuper Jackpot - Main175.7124
2023-05-29American Backgammon Tour41st Chicago Open 2023Super Jackpot - Main139.0945
2023-04-23American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ​Backgammon Championship 2023 Championship - Main1183.3479
2023-04-23American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ​Backgammon Championship 2023 Super Jackpot 2322.4059
2023-04-02American Backgammon TourU.S. Open Backgammon Championships Las Vegas 2023Championship - Main3312.4469
2023-04-02American Backgammon TourU.S. Open Backgammon Championships Las Vegas 2023Championship - Consolation911.0948
2023-04-02American Backgammon TourU.S. Open Backgammon Championships Las Vegas 2023Super Jackpot - Main315.3233
2023-03-26American Backgammon TourOhio State Backgammon Championships - 2023Championship - Main434.1280
2023-03-26American Backgammon TourOhio State Backgammon Championships - 2023Super Jackpot - Main125.0467
2023-02-12American Backgammon Tour10th Texas Backgammon Championships 2023Championship - Main393.4304
2023-02-12American Backgammon Tour10th Texas Backgammon Championships 2023Super Jackpot 2244.9400
2022-12-11American Backgammon Tour45th California State Backgammon Championship 2022Championship - Main925.0332
2022-12-11American Backgammon Tour45th California State Backgammon Championship 2022Championship - Consolation513.3726
2022-12-11American Backgammon Tour45th California State Backgammon Championship 2022Super Jackpot - Main97.1543
2022-09-25American Backgammon Tour4th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2022Championship - Main325.7873
2022-09-25American Backgammon Tour4th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2022Championship - Consolation193.0153
2022-09-25American Backgammon Tour4th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2022Super Jackpot - Main55.0649
2022-09-25American Backgammon Tour4th Denver Open Backgammon Tournament 2022Super Jackpot 294.3791
2022-09-05American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2022Championship - Main177.0528
2022-09-05American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2022Championship - Consolation142.8312
2022-09-05American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2022Super Jackpot - Main54.8899
2022-09-05American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2022Super Jackpot 2120.9130
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Championship - Main1733.7360
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Championship - Last Chance651.2982
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Super Jackpot 2175.9006
2022-07-24Backgammon Galaxy11th Monte Carlo Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main1711.7248
2022-07-24Backgammon Galaxy11th Monte Carlo Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation292.9227
2022-07-04American Backgammon Tour47th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSChampionship - Main246.8583
2022-07-04American Backgammon Tour47th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSChampionship - Consolation312.0455
2022-07-04American Backgammon Tour47th MICHIGAN SUMMER BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPSSuper Jackpot - Main173.4461
2022-06-12American Backgammon Tour45th Los Angeles OpenChampionship - Main441.0842
2022-05-30American Backgammon Tour40th Chciago OpenChampionship - Main3210.2955
2022-05-30American Backgammon Tour40th Chciago OpenSuper Jackpot - Main216.6694
2022-04-24American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon Championships 2022Championship - Main322.9525
2022-04-24American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon Championships 2022Super Jackpot 2133.0456
2022-04-10American Backgammon TourU.S. Open Backgammon Championships Las Vegas 2022Championship - Main177.8691
2022-04-10American Backgammon TourU.S. Open Backgammon Championships Las Vegas 2022Championship - Consolation215.6017
2022-03-27American Backgammon Tour27th Ohio State Backgammon Championships 2022Championship - Main174.6415
2022-03-27American Backgammon Tour27th Ohio State Backgammon Championships 2022Championship - Consolation191.5784
2022-03-27American Backgammon Tour27th Ohio State Backgammon Championships 2022Super Jackpot - Main210.4562
2022-02-13American Backgammon Tour9th Texas Backgammon Championships 2022Championship - Main188.7059
2022-02-13American Backgammon Tour9th Texas Backgammon Championships 2022Super Jackpot - Main172.5568
2021-12-19American Backgammon Tour1st Chicago Classic 2021Championship - Main244.8441
2021-12-19American Backgammon Tour1st Chicago Classic 2021Super Jackpot - Main52.5680
2021-12-19American Backgammon Tour1st Chicago Classic 2021Super Jackpot 225.3399
2021-12-05American Backgammon Tour44th California State Backgammon Championship 2021Championship - Main241.7971
2021-12-05American Backgammon Tour44th California State Backgammon Championship 2021Super Jackpot - Main171.9534
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Main334.4418
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Consolation55.1404
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Last Chance91.7127
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Super Jackpot 2171.8344
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Championship - Main1134.0136
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Championship - Last Chance331.0841
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Super Jackpot - Main171.8774
2021-10-24American Backgammon Tour1st St Louis Gateway Open 2021Championship - Main76.0407
2021-10-24American Backgammon Tour1st St Louis Gateway Open 2021Super Jackpot - Main33.9054
2021-09-26American Backgammon Tour3rd Wild West Shootout 2021Championship - Main172.1691
2021-09-26American Backgammon Tour3rd Wild West Shootout 2021Championship - Consolation220.6766
2021-09-26American Backgammon Tour3rd Wild West Shootout 2021Super Jackpot - Main51.8465
2021-09-26American Backgammon Tour3rd Wild West Shootout 2021Super Jackpot 2121.0300
2021-09-06American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2021Championship - Main93.2192
2021-09-06American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2021Championship - Consolation32.8018
2021-09-06American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2021Super Jackpot - Main24.1687
2021-09-06American Backgammon TourMinnesota Viking Classic 2021Super Jackpot 223.5105
2021-08-15American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Main34.4006
2021-08-15American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation13.4189
2021-08-15American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main23.8190
2021-08-01IPATTWORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2021Championship - Main613.6135
2021-07-26IPATTMonte carlo open 2021Championship - Main95.3563
2021-07-26IPATTMonte carlo open 2021Championship - Consolation171.1730
2021-07-25IPATTMonte carlo warm up 2021Championship - Main171.2987
2021-07-25IPATTMonte carlo warm up 2021Championship - Consolation51.2689
2021-07-04American Backgammon Tour46th Michigan Summer ChampionshipsChampionship - Main331.1346
2021-07-04American Backgammon Tour46th Michigan Summer ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation91.0188
2021-07-04American Backgammon Tour46th Michigan Summer ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main91.3788
2020-02-02American Backgammon TourTexas Championship 2020Championship - Main170.0000
2020-02-02American Backgammon TourTexas Championship 2020Championship - Consolation260.0000
2020-02-02American Backgammon TourTexas Championship 2020Championship - Last Chance270.0000
2020-02-02American Backgammon TourTexas Championship 2020Super Jackpot - Main170.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Main90.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Consolation170.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Last Chance170.0000
2019-11-24American Backgammon Tour2019 Las Vegas OpenChampionship - Main50.0000
2019-11-24American Backgammon Tour2019 Las Vegas OpenChampionship - Consolation20.0000
2019-11-24American Backgammon Tour2019 Las Vegas OpenSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Championship - Main90.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Championship - Consolation50.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Super Jackpot - Main70.0000
2019-09-22American Backgammon TourDenver Wild West Shootout 2019Championship - Main90.0000
2019-09-22American Backgammon TourDenver Wild West Shootout 2019Championship - Consolation140.0000
2019-09-22American Backgammon TourDenver Wild West Shootout 2019Championship - Last Chance80.0000
2019-09-22American Backgammon TourDenver Wild West Shootout 2019Super Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-09-02American Backgammon TourViking Classic 2019Championship - Main90.0000
2019-09-02American Backgammon TourViking Classic 2019Championship - Consolation170.0000
2019-09-02American Backgammon TourViking Classic 2019Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-08-18American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2019Championship - Main330.0000
2019-08-18American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2019Championship - Consolation270.0000
2019-08-18American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2019Championship - Last Chance300.0000
2019-08-18American Backgammon TourWisconsin State Backgammon Championships 2019Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-07-07American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Main190.0000
2019-07-07American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation170.0000
2019-07-07American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Backgammon ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main50.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Main410.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Consolation560.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentSuper Jackpot - Main150.0000
2019-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2019Championship - Main610.0000
2019-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2019Super Jackpot - Main20.0000
2019-05-12American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main10.0000
2019-05-12American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon ChampionshipSuper Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixChampionship - Main1130.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixChampionship - Last Chance330.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-04-07American Backgammon TourUS Open Las Vegas 2019Championship - Main170.0000
2019-04-07American Backgammon TourUS Open Las Vegas 2019Championship - Consolation90.0000
2019-04-07American Backgammon TourUS Open Las Vegas 2019Championship - Last Chance170.0000
2019-04-07American Backgammon TourUS Open Las Vegas 2019Super Jackpot - Main80.0000
2019-03-24American Backgammon TourOhio Open 2019Championship - Main90.0000
2019-03-24American Backgammon TourOhio Open 2019Championship - Consolation140.0000
2019-03-24American Backgammon TourOhio Open 2019Championship - Last Chance90.0000
2019-03-24American Backgammon TourOhio Open 2019Super Jackpot - Main50.0000
2019-02-05American Backgammon TourTexas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Main170.0000
2019-02-05American Backgammon TourTexas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation390.0000
2019-02-05American Backgammon TourTexas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Last Chance270.0000
2019-02-05American Backgammon TourTexas Backgammon ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-01-13American Backgammon TourNew York Metropolitan Backgammon Open (12th, 2019)Championship - Main330.0000
2019-01-13American Backgammon TourNew York Metropolitan Backgammon Open (12th, 2019)Championship - Consolation280.0000
2019-01-13American Backgammon TourNew York Metropolitan Backgammon Open (12th, 2019)Championship - Last Chance100.0000
2019-01-13American Backgammon TourNew York Metropolitan Backgammon Open (12th, 2019)Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2018-12-02American Backgammon Tour2018 California State ChampionshipChampionship - Main410.0000
2018-12-02American Backgammon Tour2018 California State ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation300.0000
2018-12-02American Backgammon Tour2018 California State ChampionshipSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2018-11-11American Backgammon Tour2018 Las Vegas OpenChampionship - Main330.0000
2018-11-11American Backgammon Tour2018 Las Vegas OpenChampionship - Consolation130.0000
2018-11-11American Backgammon Tour2018 Las Vegas OpenChampionship - Last Chance50.0000
2018-11-11American Backgammon Tour2018 Las Vegas OpenSuper Jackpot - Main30.0000
2018-09-30American Backgammon TourViking Classic Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Main170.0000
2018-09-30American Backgammon TourViking Classic Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Consolation230.0000
2018-09-30American Backgammon TourViking Classic Backgammon TournamentSuper Jackpot - Main30.0000
2018-08-26American Backgammon Tour2018 Wisconsin Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Main90.0000
2018-08-26American Backgammon Tour2018 Wisconsin Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation30.0000
2018-08-26American Backgammon Tour2018 Wisconsin Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Last Chance50.0000
2018-08-26American Backgammon Tour2018 Wisconsin Backgammon ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main10.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Main1130.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Consolation90.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Last Chance330.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Super Jackpot - Main30.0000
2018-07-08American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Bg ChampionshipsChampionship - Main130.0000
2018-07-08American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Bg ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation300.0000
2018-07-08American Backgammon TourMichigan Summer Bg ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2018-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2018Championship - Main30.0000
2018-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2018Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2018-05-06American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ChampionshipChampionship - Main210.0000
2018-05-06American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation300.0000
2018-05-06American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ChampionshipSuper Jackpot - Main70.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 24th Ohio State ChampionshipsChampionship - Main70.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 U.S. Open (Vegas)Championship - Main330.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 24th Ohio State ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation80.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 U.S. Open (Vegas)Championship - Consolation470.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 U.S. Open (Vegas)Championship - Last Chance610.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 U.S. Open (Vegas)Super Jackpot - Main50.0000
2018-04-15American Backgammon Tour2018 24th Ohio State ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main50.0000
2018-02-04American Backgammon Tour6th Texas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Main330.0000
2018-02-04American Backgammon Tour6th Texas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Consolation350.0000
2018-02-04American Backgammon Tour6th Texas Backgammon ChampionshipsChampionship - Last Chance90.0000
2018-02-04American Backgammon Tour6th Texas Backgammon ChampionshipsSuper Jackpot - Main90.0000