List of women's Draughts World Championship winners

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The Draughts World Championship is the world championship in international draughts, since 1973 organised among women by the World Draughts Federation (FMJD). Since 1981 the championship occurs every two years. In the even year following the tournament must take place the World Title match.

The first began in 1973 in the Netherlands and has had winners from the Soviet Union, Latvia, Ukraine, and Russia.[1] The current women's champion is Zoja Golubeva, she previously won the championship 15 times.

Year Location Winner Nationality
1973  Netherlands Elena Mikhailovskaya  Soviet Union
1974  Netherlands Elena Mikhailovskaya  Soviet Union
1975  Netherlands Amsterdam Elena Mikhailovskaya  Soviet Union
1976  Netherlands Amsterdam Elena Mikhailovskaya  Soviet Union
1977  Netherlands Amsterdam Elena Mikhailovskaya  Soviet Union
1979  Netherlands Sneek

 Soviet Union Minsk (barrage)

Ludmilla Meijler-Sochnenko  Soviet Union
1980  Netherlands De Lier (Nederland) Elena Altsjoel  Soviet Union
1981  Soviet Union Riga (Latvia) Olga Levina  Soviet Union USSR
1982 (match)  Soviet Union Moscow Elena Altsjoel  Soviet Union USSR
1983  Poland Sandomierz Elena Altsjoel  Soviet Union USSR
1984 (match)  Soviet Union Tallinn Elena Altsjoel  Soviet Union USSR
1985  France Cannes Elena Altsjoel  Soviet Union
1986 (match)  Soviet Union Minsk Zoja Golubeva  Soviet Union
1987  Soviet Union Minsk Olga Levina  Soviet Union
1988 (match)  Soviet Union Yalta Zoja Golubeva  Soviet Union
1989  Netherlands Rosmalen Olga Levina  Soviet Union
1990 (match)  Soviet Union Pitsunda Zoja Golubeva  Soviet Union
1991  Belarus Minsk Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1992 (match)  Ukraine Kiev Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1993  Netherlands Brunssum Olga Levina  Ukraine
1994 (match) Not held Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1995 Mali Mali Bamako Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1996 (match)  Netherlands Vught Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1997  Poland Mińsk Mazowiecki Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
1999  Russia Yakutsk Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2000 (match)  Netherlands Zutphen (Netherlands) Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2001  Netherlands Velp Tamara Tansykkuzhina  Russia
2002 (match)  Latvia and  Russia Tamara Tansykkuzhina  Russia
2003  Netherlands Zoutelande Olga Kamyshleeva  Netherlands
2004 (match)  Russia Ufa Tamara Tansykkuzhina  Russia
2005  Italy Latronico Darya Tkachenko  Ukraine
2006 (match)  Russia and  Ukraine Darya Tkachenko  Ukraine
2007  Russia Yakutsk Tamara Tansykkuzhina  Russia
2008 (match)  Ukraine and  Russia Darya Tkachenko  Ukraine
2010  Russia Ufa Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2011 (match)  Ukraine Rivne Tamara Tansykkuzhina  Russia
2013  Mongolia Ulaanbaatar Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2015 (match)  Kazakhstan Astana Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2015[2]  China Wuhan Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2016 (match)[3]  Poland Natalia Sadowska  Poland
2017  Estonia Tallinn Zoja Golubeva  Latvia
2018 (match)[4]  Latvia Riga Natalia Sadowska  Poland

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See also[edit]


  1. ^ "FMJD - World Draughts Federation". World Draughts Federation. Retrieved 20 June 2013.
  2. ^ Worldchampionship Women Wuhan 2015
  3. ^ FMJD Calendar 2016
  4. ^ 2018 Woman's world title match in 100-square draughts