Posts by September 2013

The Bridge Road Warriors: Cleveland, Ohio

By GS Jade Barrett • 30 September, 2013


This past weekend reinforced my belief of the existence of close connection between music and bridge.

Take It To The Bridge by Alex James

By Ana Roth • 30 September, 2013

blur en Montevideo

When Blur were on tour, Alex James, the band’s bassist, developed a bridge habit that he has not yet managed to kick

Bali 2013: BB = Italy; VC = USA & Seniors = Germany

By Ana Roth • 29 September, 2013

Campeones Mundiales 2013

Italy, USA & Germany have new world champions.

Bali 2013: Agustin Madala among the youngest

By Ana Roth • 29 September, 2013

Madala pensando chq

Today in Bali Agustin Madala was consecrated World Champion playing for Italy and all the Argentine and Southamerican bridge athletes besides of…

Bali 2013: Italy-Monaco: Final 4th Set

By Ana Roth • 29 September, 2013

Bali 2013: Italia - Monaco

Monaco improved a little its performance but Italy isnt easy. Now the match is Italy 134 Monaco 81. USA1 and Poland are almost even in the BB playoffs.

Bali 2013: Some Girls are Lucky!!!

By Ana Roth • 29 September, 2013

Carruthers con la Miss Mundo

John Carruthers, bridge journalist and Editor of the IBPA site, came to Bali as a bridge athlete and as a journalist, but also as a tourist. On one of his Bali adventures, he was approached by a woman who recognized him and asked him to take a pic together.

Bali 2013: BB Final: Italy-Monaco 1st Set

By Ana Roth • 28 September, 2013


The key boards of the first set Italy-Monaco in the Bermuda Bowl Final.

Bali 2013: September 28th…29/9 Schedule and more

By Ana Roth • 28 September, 2013

Bali 2013 Italia-Monaco

In the Bermuda Bowl final between Monaco and Italy: Italy’s lead with 48 boards to play stands at 114-47.

Bali 2013: Good offense wins games… great defense wins championships

By Ana Roth • 27 September, 2013


The two players in a bridge partnership have to play defense like a synchronized swimming motion, because a single weakness and the entire defense will fail. Foto: Geir Helgemo & Tor Helness

Bali 2013: September 27th…28/9 Schedule and more

By Ana Roth • 27 September, 2013

Bali 2013 Hol-USA2

These are the three Bridge World Championships Finals: Monaco-Italy in the BB, England-USA2 in the VC and Germany -USA2 in the Seniors.