Rossen Geourgiev Gunev and Desislava “Dessy” Borissova Popova from Bulgaria win the mixed pairs event at the 6th European Open Bridge Championships in Ostend (Belgium). Runners up are Marc Bompis and Sylvie Willard from France, third place goes to Netsy Sayer (Turkey) and Zahari Zahariev (Bulgaria).
Rossen Gunev and Dessy Popova have a long an winning bridge partnership: they grabbed a Gold Medal in mixed pairs event at the 3rd European Open Championships in Antalya (Turkey, 2007) and won the Mixed Team event with Hauge team at the 4th European Open Championships in Sanremo (Italy, 2009).
The 6th European Open Bridge Championships take place at Kursaal Oostende (Sea Promenade) in Ostend (Belgium) 15th June – 29th June 2013.
The next event will be the Mixed Teams tournament: It’s a 3 days event which will be played Wednesday June 19 , Thursday 20 and Friday 21 . The registered teams are so far 98 with 443 players from 35 countries.