2011 Italian Club Team Championships – The Italian “Campionati Societari” (Club Team Championships) final stage has been held at Palazzo dei Congressi of Salsomaggiore Terme, next to Parma from 22 to 25 September 2011. Very clear victory of Allegra Torino (Lavazza team) against Angelini Roma: 206 – 127 IMPs.
Applause for the whole Lavazza’s team that wins the prestigious Italian title: Norberto Bocchi, Giorgio Duboin, Valerio Giubilo, Lorenzo Lauria, Agustin Madala, Antonio Sementa, Alfredo Versace and Romain Zaleski.
Second place for Angelini Roma: Lino Bove, Leonardo Cima, Fulvio Fantoni, Benito Garozzo, Claudio Nunes, Federico Primavera and Francesco Angelini.
Ass. Bridge Val di Magra defeated Bridge Reggio Emilia by 164 to 162 and reached the third place.
The Lavazza team’s performance has been much appreciated by the commentators in Vugraph BBO.
During the second segment, where Lavazza won 70-9 against Angelini, Krishna Chakravartula (psyck on BBO) commented: “The whole Allegra team had a perfect session, nothing much anyone can do when they get all bidding judgements rite & read the the cards perfectly”.
And Venkatesh R. (rv on BBO) said: “ As perform in this match so far, it looks like Ms Lavazza has chosen the best Italian team for Bermuda Bowl though Fantunes are ranked top in WBF rankings”