Video: Backgammon Showdown – King John Williams vs Carter Pfeifer Mattig

King John Williams never backs down from a challenge. That’s why when he heard Chicago native, Carter Pfeifer Mattig, won the 5th Merit Open International Backgammon Championship, he summoned Carter to the WGN Radio studios to compete in a fierce battle of wits and fortune. Watch below to see how the venerable King John fares.

If you need a refresher or explanation on how the game of backgammon is played, the champ himself was happy to provide a quick explanation that you can see below.