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2013 US Trials to Venice Cup: USA1 Final

Posted on 15 July 2013

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Lynn Baker and Barbara Sonsini‘s Teams will play the USA1 final. These were the results of semi-finals, played in four sixteen board stanzas:

Family Affairs

Posted on 15 July 2013

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A world record.  It will be difficult to top this feat. The Pakistani Women’s Team participating in the 17th BFAME Championships at Ahmedabad had half its team (three members) from one family. The three members are related to each other as “Grandmother”, “Mother” and “Daughter”. The “Grandmother” […]

The 2013 USA Trials to Venice Cup: Today Semi-finals

Posted on 14 July 2013

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The semi-finals for USA1 are Sprung vs Baker and Westheimer vs Sonsini; they will be played in sixty-four hands. Here’s the final scoring after the Round Robins (remember that the scale is 20-0, and with […]

John Carruthers: Bali 2013 and the WBF regulations (2)

Posted on 13 July 2013

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Last month (1) we were critical of the WBF‘s policy of denying a place in the Bermuda Bowl or Venice Cup to NBOs not taking part in the Olympiad. The Jamaican women were the latest to […]


Laura C. Porro: My trip to Ostend

Posted on 12 July 2013

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My trip to Ostend: lights and shadows. I love the European Open Championships. The atmosphere is unique: all of a sudden a town is invaded by hundreds of bridge players. As you walk around you see people […]


US Trials for Venice Cup 2013: An unusual System

Posted on 11 July 2013

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Bali 2013 Venice Cup. The American Trials. An unusual System: Lynn Baker and Karen McCallum (Team Baker).

Wroclaw 2013: Draw for youth teams released

Posted on 10 July 2013

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The 24th Youth Team Championships  will be held in Wroclaw (Poland) from 11th to 20th July 2013. The venue is located in the Hotel GEM and its Recreational Centre. The Championships comprise 3 series as Junior/Girls/Youngsters and […]

2013 Bali: The USA Trials to Venice Cup

Posted on 07 July 2013

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2013 Bali World Championships. The USA Trials to Venice Cup. The Women Trials to Venice Cup, organized by the United States Bridge Federation (USBF), will take place from Friday 12th July to Thursday 18th at Buena Vista Palace […]

Gianarrigo Rona: WBF’s duty is to guarantee security

Posted on 05 July 2013

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In his letter to Jan van Cleeff – the editor of ­– Gianarrigo Rona – President of the World Bridge Federation – explains the position of the WBF and at the same […]

Biarritz 2013: Lavazza 1 wins Patton

Posted on 05 July 2013

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Biarritz International Bridge Festival,  June 28 – July 10 2013. Lavazza 1 won the Patton: Maria Teresa Lavazza, Giorgio Duboin, Guido Ferraro and Antonio Sementa. Second place went to team Moratalla (Pacault, Munoz, Crozet, Hertz, Arnone and Riberol). Third place went to team Lavazza […]

Hanan Sher speaks about Israel’s withdrawal from Bali

Posted on 04 July 2013

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The Israel Bridge Federation has withdrawn the entry of its Women’s Team from the upcoming World Championships in Bali, where they were to compete in the Venice Cup.  It was compelled to pull out […]

Bali World Championships 2013: Israel withdraws the team

Posted on 03 July 2013

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The national Israeli women’s team ended up sixth in the last European Championships (Dublin, Ireland, 12-26 June 2012), thus qualifying to take part in the forthcoming World Championships (Bali, Indonesia, 14-18 September 2013).

Biarritz International Bridge Festival 2013

Posted on 02 July 2013

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The Biarritz International Bridge Festival takes place at Bellavue Congress Centre in Biarritz (France) from Friday, June 28 2013 to Wednesday, July 10 2013. The Festival in recent years has become one of the most famous in France […]

Ostend 2013: Pairs events

Posted on 29 June 2013

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6th European Open Bridge Championships Ostend (Belgium) 15th June – 29th June 2013. Sabine Auken and Roy Welland won the gold medal in the Open Pairs. Silver medal went to Jan Jansma and Zia Mahmood; a pair from Norway grabbed […]


Ostend 2013: Mazurkiewicz wins Gold in Open Teams

Posted on 26 June 2013

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6th European Open Bridge Championships Ostend (Belgium) 15th June – 29th June 2013. Mazurkiewicz from Poland […]

Ostend 2013: China1 (Women) and Lavec (Seniors) take gold

Posted on 25 June 2013

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6th European Open Bridge Championships Ostend (Belgium) 15th June – 29th June 2013. China1 won […]

Germany to host the 12th European Youth Pairs Championships

Posted on 24 June 2013

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The European Bridge League (EBL) President Yves Aubry and the President of the German Bridge Federation Ulrich Wennning announced that the 12th European Youth Pairs Championships will take place at Town Hall in […]

Ostenda 2013 – Open Women and Seniors Teams: Final stages

Posted on 23 June 2013

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 6th European Open Bridge Championships Ostend (Belgium) 15th June – 29th June 2013. […]

6th European Open Championships: NedAut wins Mixed Teams

Posted on 22 June 2013

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NedAut team won the Mixed Team event at the 6th European Open Bridge Championsihps in Ostenda (Belgium): Huub Bertens, Marion Michielsen, Ricco van Prooijen, Martine Verbeek, Jovi Smederevac and Sascha Wernle. Second place went to […]

Doping case in Italian Bridge

Posted on 21 June 2013

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The Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) declares that “a player has been found positive in the anti-doping analyses run by Rome’s Laboratory. Traces of hydrochlorothiazide and chlorothiazide have been found in Roberto Rivera, player belonging to the Italian Bridge Federation, in the […]

Giorgino Duboin’s column

Italian style 02The Neapolitan Club staff is honoured to welcome a new illustrious contributor: Giorgino Duboin. The great Italian champion will write a series of articles mostly dedicated to his international bridge activities. Read »

Norberto Bocchi’s column

MyWay-logoThe great Italian champion Norberto Bocchi contributes articles on a regular basis to Neapolitan Club. Norberto refers in his column ‘My Way’ to political issues which may arise in the bridge world and sometimes he describes interesting hands. Read Bocchi's column»   Read Bocchi's interviews»

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Silvio Sbarigia

SILVIO SBARIGIA is a pharmacist; he was born in Rome and lives there. He has won the European championship in 1975 with legendary Blue Team, runner up at 1974’s and at Olympic games of 1976.  Sbarigia is member of Neapolitan Club Technical Commettee. His bridge problems aren’t difficult; just we need to think on a plan and to avoid the instinctive playing. Bridge quizzes by Sbarigia »

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