News from the World Championships in Veldhoven
All six USA teams in the World Bridge Team Championships in Veldhoven, Netherlands, started play on Wednesday in qualifying position for the knockout rounds of their respective events. In each, the top eight round-robin finishers make it to the quarterfinal rounds.
In the Bermuda Bowl, USA2 and USA1 are fourth and fifth, respectively. In the Venice Cup, USA 1 and USA2 are also fourth and fifth, and in the D'Orsi Senior Bowl, the American teams are second (USA2) and eighth (USA1).
The Canadian teams in the three championship events have some work to do to make the top eight.
Results and Daily Bulletins for the Bermuda Bowl, Venice Cup, Seniors Bowl and Transnational Teams in Veldhoven, Netherlands, are available at the World Bridge Federation web site at www.worldbridge.org.