The 2017 WBF Women’s Online Autumn Festival will be held November 13-19 on BBO. The overall winner and a partner of her choice will receive free entry to the 2018 Women’s Pairs Championship in Orlando FL at the World Bridge Series. The World Bridge Series will be held September 21-Octoober 6, 2018 (Women’s Pairs begin […]

Election results are in for the ACBL Board of Directors and Board of Governors. In the contested races: District 16 Incumbent Paul Cuneo defeated Stephen Kornegay. District 21 There will be a runoff between Jim Leuker and Jacqueline Zayac. The winner of the runoff will replace outgoing director Roger Smith. A third candidate, Stu Goodgold, […]

Once again, we want to help our friends in need, this time due to the devastation of Hurricane Irma, and we hope you’ll join us. All donations will be sent to Americares as they work to aid those suffering in the horrible aftermath. The ACBL Charity Foundation will match every dollar you give, up to […]

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The U.S. took home gold medals in the Open and Senior competitions at the 43rd World Bridge Team Championships held in Lyon, France, Aug. 12-26. In the Open division – the Bermuda Bowl – USA2 defeated France in the final 278-276 to capture the gold medal. Playing for USA2 were Martin Fleisher, Joe Grue, Chip […]

Do you know someone who should be the 2017 Goodwill Member of the Year? Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Goodwill Member of the Year. We invite you to nominate an outstanding fellow ACBL member from your bridge community who qualifies. The honorary title shall be presented to the ACBL member who has […]

A team comprising six U.S. Junior players struck gold in the Funbridge World Youth Open Bridge Championships in Lyon, France. They defeated a team from Japan 164-80 to take the top spot. Kevin Rosenberg captained the winning squad, playing with Anam Tebha, Adam Grossack, Zachary Grossack, Christian Jolly and Adam Kaplan. The World Youth Open […]

Two teams from North America are set to contend for gold at the 43rd World Bridge Team Championships in Lyon, France. In the open team championship, USA2 advanced to the final of the Bermuda Bowl by beating Bulgaria 216–182. They will face a strong French team in a 128-board match that ends Saturday. Playing for […]

One Bermuda Bowl team and one Senior team from North America advanced to the semifinal round of the World Team Championships in Lyon, France. In the Bermuda Bowl, USA2 defeated Sweden 193–170. They will face Bulgaria. Playing for USA2 are Martin Fleisher, Joe Grue, Chip Martel, Brad Moss, Jacek Pszczola and Michael Rosenberg; Jan Martel […]

The 43th World Team Championships opened in Lyon, France on August 12. Competition for the Bermuda Bowl, Venice Cup and d’Orsi Trophy will conclude on August 26. The Transnational Teams will be played August 21-26. The ACBL is represented by three Bermuda Bowl contenders – two U.S. teams and a team from Mexico; three women’s […]