Today Gilad Ofir, President of the Israeli Bridge Federation has INFORMED the World Bridge Federation and the European Bridge League that Israel will NOT participate in the Bermuda Bowl of Chennai, India. The reason is the acrid atmosphere with regard to Lotan Fisher en Ron Schwartz, two Israeli players who have been accused of cheating. Ofir states that this decision is neither a confirmation nor a denial of the guilt of Mr. Fisher and Mr. Schwartz.
Israel Withdraws From Bermuda Bowl
Tel Aviv (Isr.), September 5th, 2015