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List of Draughts World Championship winners

The Draughts World Championship in international draughts is the world championship, which began in 1885 in France, since 1948 organized by the World Draughts Federation (FMJD). The men's championship has had winners from the Netherlands, Canada, the Soviet Union, Senegal, Latvia, and Russia.

The championship occurs every two years. In the even year following the tournament must take place the World Title match.

The current men's champion is Alexander Georgiev, who previously won the championship seven times.

Year Winner Nationality
1885* Alfred Dussaut France
1886* Alfred Dussaut France
1894* Alfred Dussaut France
1895* Eugène Leclercq France
1899 Isidore Weiss France
1900 Isidore Weiss France
1902 Isidore Weiss France
1904 Isidore Weiss France
1907 Isidore Weiss France
1909 Isidore Weiss France
1911 Isidore Weiss France
1912 Alfred Molimard France
1912 (match) Alfred Molimard France
1912 (match) Herman Hoogland Netherlands
1925 Stanislas Bizot France
1926 (match) Marius Fabre France
1928 Benedictus Springer Netherlands
1931 Marius Fabre France
1933 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1934 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1936 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1936 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1937 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1938 (match) Maurice Raichenbach France
1945 (match) Pierre Ghestem France
1947 (match) Pierre Ghestem France
1948 Piet Roozenburg Netherlands
1951 (match) Piet Roozenburg Netherlands
1952 Piet Roozenburg Netherlands
1954 (match) Piet Roozenburg Netherlands
1956 Marcel Deslauriers Canada
1958 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1959 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1960 Vyacheslav Shchyogolev Soviet Union
1961 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1963 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1963 (match) Baba Sy Senegal
1964 Vyacheslav Shchyogolev Soviet Union
1965 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1967 Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1968 (match) Andris Andreiko Soviet Union
1969 (match) Andris Andreiko Soviet Union
1971 Andris Andreiko Soviet Union
1972 (match) Andris Andreiko Soviet Union
1972 Ton Sijbrands Netherlands
1973 (match) Ton Sijbrands Netherlands
1974 (match) Iser Kuperman Soviet Union
1976 Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1978 Anatoli Gantvarg Soviet Union
1979 (match) Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1980 Anatoli Gantvarg Soviet Union
1981 (match) Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1982 Jannes van der Wal Netherlands
1983 Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1983 (match) Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1984 (match) Harm Wiersma Netherlands
1984 Anatoli Gantvarg Soviet Union
1985 (match) Anatoli Gantvarg Soviet Union
1986 Alexander Dybman Soviet Union
1987(match) Alexander Dybman Soviet Union
1988 Alexei Chizhov Soviet Union
1989 (match) Alexei Chizhov Soviet Union
1990 Alexei Chizhov Soviet Union
1991 (match) Alexei Chizhov Soviet Union
1992 Alexei Chizhov Russia
1993 (match) Alexei Chizhov Russia
1994 Guntis Valneris Latvia
1995 (match) Alexei Chizhov Russia
1996 Alexei Chizhov Russia
1998 (match) Alexander Schwartzman Russia
2000 Alexei Chizhov Russia
2003 (match) Alexander Georgiev Russia
2003 Alexander Georgiev Russia
2004 (match) Alexander Georgiev Russia
2005 Alexei Chizhov Russia
2006 (match) Alexander Georgiev Russia
2007 Alexander Schwartzman Russia
2009 (match) Alexander Schwartzman Russia
2011 Alexander Georgiev Russia
2013 Alexander Georgiev Russia
2013 (match) Alexander Georgiev Russia
2015 (match) Alexander Georgiev Russia
2015 Alexander Georgiev Russia

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