Match Report for Michihito Kageyama (WBF)

Michihito Kageyama

Member of WBGF

Based in Osaka, Michihito “Michy” Kageyama, started taking Backgammon very seriously after visiting the Chess and Backgammon Club in New York in 1995. There followed five years of rapid development culminating in his winning the highly prestigious “Bansei” (Board-Spirit) tournament four times consecutively from 2000 to 2003.

His notable victories on the international circuit includes wins in the Menton Open and the Super Jackpots at Las Vegas in 2011, winner in the consolation of the European Championship and runner up in the Monte Carlo World Championship in 2012, winner in the European Championship and Munich Open in 2013, and winner of the Portuguese Open, Athens Open and Cannes Super Jackpot in 2014.

In 2009, he was voted into the Giant-32 List for the first time and has remained in the list ever since, reaching #2 (his current level). In 2010 he was selected for the World vs. Denmark in the inaugural event, and has been a member ever since. He joined Mochy’s Under 4.0 Club in 2013. His GridGammon nickname is michy.

Additional player info
Nationality: Japan
BMAB Title:Grandmaster G0
Heroes nickname:
Galaxy nickname:

No match results recorded.

▼ Tournaments

Final dateClubNameEventRankWR points
2022-11-13WBFTRNC Merit Open 2022Championship - Main25710.4780
2022-11-13WBFTRNC Merit Open 2022Championship - Last Chance1291.7217
2022-11-13WBFTRNC Merit Open 2022Super Jackpot 4177.3791
2022-11-06Malta BgMalta Open 2022Championship - Main1714.5117
2022-10-17AmericasJamaica International Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main353.6034
2022-10-17AmericasJamaica International Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation59.9232
2022-10-17AmericasJamaica International Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Last Chance213.8958
2022-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2022Championship - Main4011.0721
2022-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2022Championship - Consolation177.3624
2022-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2022Super Jackpot - Main413.1626
2022-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2022Super Jackpot 2241.7157
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Championship - Main19311.2196
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Championship - Last Chance652.2662
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Super Jackpot 2336.1635
2022-07-31Backgammon GalaxyBackgammon World Championship 2022Super Jackpot 3176.6180
2022-07-03WBF40th Swedish Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main2922.9395
2022-07-03WBF40th Swedish Open Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Last Chance651.5219
2022-07-03WBF40th Swedish Open Backgammon ChampionshipSuper Jackpot - Main98.5228
2022-06-19FFBG1 st Beaulieu International ChallengeSuper Jackpot - Main176.3136
2022-04-10CNB ItalyWBGF Individual Championship 2022 VeniceChampionship - Main8112.5102
2022-04-06CNB ItalyWBGF Team Championship 2022 VeniceChampionship - Main1023.2184
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Main926.0082
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Consolation320.0560
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Championship - Last Chance172.5154
2021-11-21American Backgammon TourLas Vegas Open 2021Super Jackpot - Main75.6928
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Championship - Main6515.1495
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Championship - Last Chance97.5395
2021-11-09WBFTRNC Merit Open 2021Super Jackpot 297.8126
2021-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2021Championship - Main912.5523
2021-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2021Championship - Consolation93.8080
2021-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2021Championship - Last Chance35.1279
2021-10-10American Backgammon TourSunny Florida Backgammon Championship 2021Super Jackpot - Main215.7844
2021-09-26WBFMerit International 2021 Oasis Backgammon CupChampionship - Main3312.1700
2021-09-26WBFMerit International 2021 Oasis Backgammon CupChampionship - Last Chance331.3531
2021-09-26WBFMerit International 2021 Oasis Backgammon CupSuper Jackpot - Main316.2962
2020-02-09Backgammon GibraltarGibraltar Championships 2020Championship - Main490.1979
2020-02-09Backgammon GibraltarGibraltar Championships 2020Super Jackpot - Main330.0593
2020-02-07Backgammon GalaxyUBC (Ultimate Backgammon Challenge)Championship - Main20.6108
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Main650.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Consolation680.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Championship - Last Chance330.0000
2020-01-12American Backgammon TourNew York Metro 2020Super Jackpot - Main130.0000
2019-11-10WBFTRNC Merit Open 2019Championship - Main1930.0000
2019-11-10WBFTRNC Merit Open 2019Championship - Last Chance1280.0000
2019-11-10WBFTRNC Merit Open 2019Super Jackpot 410.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Championship - Main490.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Championship - Consolation320.0000
2019-10-13American Backgammon TourSunny Florida 2019Super Jackpot - Main120.0000
2019-09-22SBGFSwedish Open 2019Championship - Main210.0000
2019-09-22SBGFSwedish Open 2019Championship - Last Chance50.0000
2019-09-22SBGFSwedish Open 2019Super Jackpot - Main10.0000
2019-08-16Brighton Backgammon ClubBrighton Summer CupChampionship - Main170.0000
2019-08-04IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2019Championship - Main1130.0000
2019-08-04IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2019Championship - Consolation610.0000
2019-08-04IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2019Championship - Last Chance650.0000
2019-08-04IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2019Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-07-29IPATTMonte Carlo Open 2019Championship - Main170.0000
2019-07-29IPATTMonte Carlo Open 2019Championship - Consolation290.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Main250.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentChampionship - Consolation140.0000
2019-06-09American Backgammon TourLos Angeles Open Backgammon TournamentSuper Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2019Championship - Main180.0000
2019-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2019Super Jackpot - Main50.0000
2019-05-12American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Main330.0000
2019-05-12American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation20.0000
2019-05-12American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom Backgammon ChampionshipSuper Jackpot - Main90.0000
2019-04-21DBgFNordic Open 2019Championship - Main210.0000
2019-04-21DBgFNordic Open 2019Super Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixChampionship - Main650.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixChampionship - Last Chance40.0000
2019-04-14WBF2019 Merit Open Montenegro Grand PrixSuper Jackpot - Main170.0000
2019-04-10WBGFWBGF Team Championship 2019Championship - Main680.0000
2018-11-04WBFTRNC Merit Open 2018Championship - Main370.0000
2018-11-04WBFTRNC Merit Open 2018Championship - Last Chance1280.0000
2018-11-04WBFTRNC Merit Open 2018Super Jackpot 2170.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Main650.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Consolation50.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Championship - Last Chance10.0000
2018-08-05IPATTWorld Championships (Monte Carlo) 2018Super Jackpot - Main90.0000
2018-06-24American Backgammon TourLos Angeles OpenChampionship - Main150.0000
2018-06-24American Backgammon TourLos Angeles OpenChampionship - Consolation50.0000
2018-06-24American Backgammon TourLos Angeles OpenSuper Jackpot - Main210.0000
2018-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2018Championship - Main380.0000
2018-05-27American Backgammon TourChicago Open 2018Super Jackpot - Main10.0000
2018-05-06American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ChampionshipChampionship - Main130.0000
2018-05-06American Backgammon TourCherry Blossom ChampionshipChampionship - Consolation90.0000