WINNER: Karsten Bredahl scoops top prize

DENMARK’S Karsten Bredahl has won the 2nd Gibraltar Backgammon Championships.

The Copenhagen-born 46 year old, who won the prestigious title of Super Grandmaster in 2012, beat out 240 competitors from 30 different countries.

WINNER: Karsten Bredahl scoops top prize
WINNER: Karsten Bredahl scoops top prize

The roster included five world champions, while Gibraltar entries counted for 8% of the competition, with more than 16 locals taking part.

Among them was keen backgammon player and tourism minister Gilbert Licudi, who attended the European Backgammon Championships last year.