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Backgammon is an old table game, over 4,000 years old.
It peaked in popularity during the eighties and
nineties before leveling off. During these years
a deaf man – Barry Steinberg, a long time resident
in the Washington, DC area, was ranked 79th best
in the world among these 5,000 registered hearing
players.

 

This ranking was compiled by the International
Backgammon Rating List.