The great Italian bridge sponsor Maria Teresa Lavazza has hired Zia Mahmood for 2014 Spingold.
The contract will last two years for six events: Zia Mahmood will play in Lavazza Team the next six NABCs (Spingold, Reisinger, Vanderbilt).
The Spingold is one of ACBL’s most highly prized team trophies. The Spingold Trophy was donated in 1934 by Nathan B. Spingold, who was the first ACBL’s President. It’s a Knock-out event included in the Summer American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) North American Bridge Championship (NABC).
The Summer 2014 NABC will be held in Las Vegas (Nevada, Usa) from July 17 to 27.