Posts by April 2013

Italy: Bridge Press Conference

By Ana Roth • 30 April, 2013

Conpress 2013

The Italian Bridge Federation has many future projects, including a pilot project that will start in the next academic year.

Some Boards from the Italian Open Teams Championship

By Fulvio Fantoni • 29 April, 2013


The Vinci team is the new Italian Open Teams Champion. Fulvio Fantoni one of its players, explain us some of the boards he played. Photo Open Podium.

Denmark: Neighbour Challenge

By Ana Roth • 29 April, 2013

Marion Michielsen – Meike Wortel

The Netherlands wins the 2013 Neighbour Challenge: Carla Arnolds – Wietske van Zwol, Anneke Simons – Jet Pasman, Marion Michielsen – Meike Wortel, Coach y Capitan: Hans Kelder and Alex van Reenen Photo: Meike Wortel y Marion Michielsen

Italy: Open and Ladies Teams Championships

By FIGB • 29 April, 2013

Campeones Equipos Italianos

New Champions 2013 Vinci wins the Open, Martellini wins in Ladies.

Neighbour Challenge: Denmark-Germany Match

By Ana Roth • 27 April, 2013


At the end of the first day Denmark is leading the field.

The Plan by Tim Bourke (AUS)

By ferlema • 26 April, 2013

Tim Bourke

As this was played in a pairs event, South decided to be conservative and responded three notrumps. As it turned out, this modest contract was no better than five diamonds and was not an easier contract to make.

Minor Suit Blackwood

By • 26 April, 2013

Minor Suit Blackwood

RKCB: its value diminishes sharply when you have agreed a minor suit…

Roman Key Card – Minor Suits Excercises

By • 26 April, 2013

Using 4NT as Blackwood when the minor suits have been agreed is ineffective,

The 2013 Yeh Bros Cup

By Ana Roth • 26 April, 2013

Netherlands (Ricco van Prooijen, Louk Verhees, Bauke Muller, Simon de Wijs)

Was Italy Lavazza vs Netherlands for the 2013 Yeh Bros Cup. Finally the new Champions are Ricco van Prooijen, Louk Verhees, Bauke Muller, Simon de Wijs.

The Kickback Convention

By Bridgeguys • 25 April, 2013

Jeff Rubens

The concept is also a result of an application called U.S.P., or Useful Space Principle. Photo: Jeff Rubens.