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Team Hansen wins Cuba finals

Team Hansen wins Cuba finals

Havana (C.), October 01, 2014 The Hansen Team (Bausback, Hansen, Babsch, Lofgren) won the Teams Tournament at the 13rd International Bridge Festival in Cuba. Second place went to Mexico - Canada: Reygadas, Pagani, J. McAvoy, C.McAvoy. Third came Sweden - Venezuela: Fredin, Gottlieb, Hamaoui, Sultan. The 13th International... read more

Bloom-Gill Win New Zealand Pairs

Hamilton (NZ), September 30, 2014 The New Zealand Pairs title, first major event at the annual New Zealand National Congress, has been won by Martin Bloom and Peter Gill of Australia.  Bloom & Gill had a slowish start and then got better and better over the three days.  A pair of 52% scores saw them qualify 61st when... read more
Bloom-Gill Win 2014 New Zealand Pairs
Angelini Takes Italian Open Teams 2014

Angelini Takes Italian Open Teams

Salsomaggiore Terme (It.), September 28, 2014 The team sponsored by Francesco Angelini (with Ercole Bove, Leonardo Cima, Valerio Giubilo, Lorenzo Lauria, Federico Primavera, Antonio Sementa, Alfredo Versace) has won this weekend the 2014 Italian Club Open Teams Championships. Second place went to Val di Magra (Stefano Caiti, Giuseppe Colotto,... read more

Allegra out

Salsomaggiore Terme (Iy.), September 26, 2014 The 2014 Italian Club Teams Championships have reached its final stage after the results in the two groups of the qualifying round. Group A: 1. S.S.D. Angelini Bridge SRL ( Francesco Angelini, Ercole Bove, Leonardo Cima, Valerio Giubilo, Lorenzo Lauria, Federico Primavera, Antonio... read more
Canadians win Havana Pairs

Canadians win Havana Pairs

Havana (C.), September 23, 2014 Jim and Constance McAvoy from British Columbia, Canada have won the Open Pairs Tournament at the 13th International Bridge Festival in Havana (Cuba). Second place went to Steve Hamaoui and Perla Sultan (Italy/Venezuela) and third place went to ... read more

De Botton takes VV Cup

Trakai District (Lith.), September 21, 2014 The team of Jeanet de Botton (J. de Botton, A. Malinowski, T.E. Hoftaniska, D. Bilde, K. Buras, G. Narkiewicz) has won the VV Cup, a very strong top 8 bridge team event. The tournament was played this weekend in the beautiful Trakai District in Lithuania. The runner-up was team Era (E. Vainikonis,... read more
De Botton takes VV Cup
VV Cup

VV Cup Under Way

Trakai (Lith.), September 20, 2014 The VV Cup is under way. This weekend, in the beautiful Trakai District in Lithuania, a top bridge event is held with the participation of eight world class teams. The format of the invitational tournament is a double round robin of 14 matches, 8 boards each. The VV Cup is initiated by Vytautas... read more