[ilink url=»http://www.federbridge.it/campionati/2013/CSS1S2S3/indice.asp»]Results: Open and ladies Championships[/ilink]
October 6th, by Francesca Canali for FIGB
With the end of the Campionato Societario Final we already know who are the 2013 strongest Bridge Clubs of Italy in the Open & Ladies series.
In the Open, the final: Allegra vs Pescara ended earlier than expected. Pescara after 4 of the 5 sets had already accumulated a deficit of 102 IMP and opted to withdraw. So 4 of the new World Champions, have a new title: Norberto Bocchi, Giorgio Duboin, Agustin Madala and Antonio Sementa stayed with this national title. Allegra, in which also played Giancarlo Astore, Rodolfo Cerreto and Guido Ferraro, conquered the title for the fourth consecutive year.
In Ladies, the final damas was: Padova Bridge vs Reggio Emilia…and the winner was the Associazione from Venice. So Carla Arslan, Rosaria Teresa Basile, Elena Bortolotto, Patrizia De Lucchi, Francesca Di Lembo, Anna Licursi, Alessandra Manganella, Ambra Morelli, Simonetta Piva, Emma Riccio, Titti Urschitz and Tiziana Viola are the new national champions.
Pescara Bridge won the semifinal to Bridge Bologna and Associato Allegra defeated Bridge Reggio Emilia.
Tomorrow the final: Pescara Bridge vs Associato Allegra
Associato Allegra: ASTORE GIANCARLO; BOCCHI NORBERTO; CERRETO RODOLFO; DUBOIN GIORGIO; FERRARO GUIDO; MADALA AGUSTIN; SEMENTA ANTONIO
Pescara Bridge: COLAROSSI GINO; DI EUSANIO MARCELLO; DI FEBO TIZIANO; FORCUCCI ALBERTO; FREDDIO SERGIO; MANCINI BERARDINO; SEVERINI RAFFAELE
At the end of the first playing day: Octubre 3 2013:
Tne semifinals are between:
[ilink url=»http://www.federbridge.it/campionati/2013/CSS1S2S3/playoff.asp?serie=1&girone=A&tipo=Libere&Fase=Quarti»] October 3 Results[/ilink]
From 3 to October 6 in the Palazzo dei Congressi di Salsomaggiore Terme is being played the last stage of the Campionati Nazionali per Società Sportive di Prima Serie, Open and Ladies.
48 – 64 – 80: are the numbers that divide the players from the titles, the number of boards that they will have to play, respectivilly in the three steps (QF, SF y F). To win the laurel crown, or the oliva, one have to add 1 IMP more than the others (an IMP fraccion its ok too…but to be sure better 1IMP!).
The matchs are by KO, direct elimination, there can be only one (really two: one in the Open another one in Ladies).
These are the Clubs that won the right to participate in this stage:
Idea Bridge Torino, Bridge Bologna, Tennis Roma, Circolo Tennis Palermo, Associato Allegra, Reggio Emilia, Villa Fabbriche, Pescara Bridge.
Varese, Padova, Lecce, Catania, Circolo Bridge Resegone, Reggio Emilia, Circolo Della Vela, Bridge Club Petrarca.
L’Associato Allegra, in the Open, has been the champion for three editions. Reggio Emilia, in Ladies, has two titles.
As usual, you will be able to watch some matchs in BBO, to live the play.