World Championship Update
In yesterday’s action at the World Bridge Series Championship, China defeated the Netherlands in the final of the World Women’s Knockout Teams to capture the McConnell Cup. China won the gold medal 143-93.
Two U.S. squads battled for the bronze. Phyllis Fireman’s team won the playoff, defeating Joyce Hampton’s squad 86-51.
Two ACBL squads will meet today in the final of the World Open Knockout Teams for the Rosenblum Cup: Nick Nickell (Nickell, Ralph Katz, Jeff Meckstroth, Eric Rodwell, Bob Hamman, Zia Mahmood and npc Donna Compton) will face John Diamond (Diamond, Brian Platnick, Fred Gitelman, Brad Moss, Eric Greco and Geoff Hampson).
For results, bulletins and updates, please use the links below:
World Bridge Federation - www.worldbridge.org/tourn/Philadelphia.10/Philadelphia.htm
U.S. Bridge Federation - www.usbf.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=627&Itemid=282