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Checkers or Draughts is a group of strategy board games for two players which involve diagonal moves of uniform game pieces and mandatory captures by jumping over opponent pieces.
The most well known structures are English Checkers, likewise called American Checkers, played on an 8×8 checker board. Russian Checkers, additionally played on an 8×8; and international Checkers, played on an 10×10 board. There are numerous different variations played on 8×8 sheets.
Canadian Checkers and Singaporean/Malaysian Checkers also locally known as Dum are played on a 12×12 board.