Eric Greco and Geoff Hampson stormed out of the gate with a 69.23% game in the opening session of the Nail Life Master Pairs and led from wire to wire in winning the event for the second time. Between them, the longtime partners have 35 North American championships, including the Nail LM Pairs in 2002. […]
Marv Norden has been elected as District 19 Director. Stu Goodgold has been elected as District 21’s first alternate.
Online entry sales for the 2015 Denver NABC are now open. Advance entries can be purchased through the Bridge Winners website. There is no fee for this service. You enter credit card information once for each event, and your card will be charged after the event for the number of days you played (plus any screen surcharges). […]
Grand Life Master and Hall of Fame member Mary Jane Farell died Monday, October 5. Farell, 95, was a 19-time NABC champion and a four-time world champion. Farell’s most notable victories include the World Mixed Pairs (1966), World Women’s Pairs (1970), von Zedtwitz Life Master Pairs (1978), Venice Cup (1978) and Women’s World Team Olympiad […]
Sidney Lazard died today at his home in Dallas. The Hall of Famer was 84 years old. Lazard, one of the game’s true gentlemen and colorful characters, won 13 NABC titles, including the Vanderbilt, the Spingold and the Reisinger. Bart Bramley, Lazard’s partner in winning the 2002 Kaplan Blue Ribbon Pairs, called Lazard “the greatest […]
A new interactive player memo has been added to the ACBL website at www.acbl.org/cdr. This new form will allow you to submit the player memo directly to the ACBL Recorder. To view the form click here. If you need assistance with the player memo forms, please contact Sabrina Goley at 662-253-3146.
ACBL chief executive Robert Hartman has announced the formation of a blue-ribbon task force to identify the steps needed to create a fair playing environment where ethical violations are not tolerated. “We refuse to let a handful of law-breakers bring down bridge,” he said. “The League’s goal is to provide disincentives for, and punish ethical […]
Bronze medalists in the Bermuda Bowl, USA2: John Kranyak, Vincent Demuy, npc Shane Blanchard, Gavin Wolpert, John Hurd, Joel Wooldridge and Paul Fireman. Silver medalists in the Venice Cup: Lynn Deas, Janice Seamon-Molson, Beth Palmer, npc David Sokolow, Tobi Sokolow, Joann Glasson and Juanita Chambers. Gold medalists in the d’Orsi Senior Trophy: Bob […]
Monday. Oct. 12 The complete list of medalists from the World Bridge Teams Championships in Chennai, India, are as follows: Bermuda Bowl (Open Teams) Gold: Poland Silver: Sweden Bronze: USA 2 Poland defeated Sweden in the final of the Bermuda Bowl, 307.5-293. Venice Cup (Women’s Teams) Gold: France Silver: USA 2 Bronze: England D’Orsi Trophy […]
Congratulations to the three U.S. teams who earned medals at the World Bridge Teams Championships in Chennai, India: Bermuda Bowl (Open Teams) With 32 boards left to play in the final of the Bermuda Bowl, Poland leads Sweden 236.5 to 190. In the playoff for the bronze medal, USA 2 defeated England, 252.3 to 243. […]