Eric Gautrec and Bernard Cabanes from France won the 4th International Barcelona Bridge Open, first out of 177 pairs (89 tables). Second place to Nuria and Marta Almirall, third an Italian pair: Enrico Castellani and Massimiliano Di Franco. Another Italian pair follows in fourth position: Simonetta Paoluzi and Giorgio Cameo; fifth place to Jacek Kalita (Poland) and Jessica Piafski (USA).
Scrolling down the rank in search of famous names, there are Lionel Sebbane – Michel Bessis at 16th place; Carlos Ventin and Francesco Angelini 20th (Fr-It); Nina Anjdiar and Diego Brenner (Brasil); Jacek Romansky and Roman Grzelak (Poland). Only 42nd our Bocchi with Giuseppe Failla; 47th Franca Serangeli and Silvio Sbarigia, followed in 48th place from Massimo Lanzarotti and Andrea Manno. 50th the Bulgarians Ivan Nanev and Rossen Gunev, and 52nd another Italian, Giuseppe Grossi, with the Spanish Montserrat Menstres Rodriguez.
The event was held from the 1st to 3rd of February 2013 at the Catalonia Barcelona Plaza Hotel in Barcelona (Spain).
Picture is courtesy of Mari Carmen Babot
February 3, 2013