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Checkers is a strategy board game for two opposing players. The game involves making diagonal moves with game pieces to capture the opposing player's game pieces. American checkers has a board layout of eight squares on each side. The board for international checkers has 10 squares on each side. Checkers is known as "draughts" in the United Kingdom.