Full Name: John Clark
Birth Place: London, England.
City of Residence: London, England
Occupation: Backgammon TV Presenter / Commentator
How I Started in Backgammon: As a student
Backgammon Nickname: John Clark (on GamesGrid)
Current Skill level: World Class
Number of years playing Backgammon live: 30
Favorite Tournament Venue: Zakynthos, Greece
Too many to list (about 200). Also frequently ranked UK #1 between 2000 and current. GamesGrid "high" 2003.47 (#1 at the time) Only player to be ranked #1 on both UK ranking lists at the same time or in fact at any time.
Other important finishes:
- 2000 Nordic Last 8
- 2007 Bahamas Million - Last 32,
Favorite Backgammon book(s): all of them
Favorite Film(s): Jean de Florette, Manon des Sources
Favorite Music: Mahler's 4th
Favorite Food: Baked beans
Other Interests & Hobbies: Bridge, Poker, Real Tennis, Squash (lapsed)
Person I'd like most to meet: Mandela
If I could change anything in the world, I would... Reduce government control over the people.