KSBA is the Governing body for CONTRACT BRIDGE in Karnataka. We are a fairly active bridge community and host a wide range of events that include teaching classes, weekly club events and regular tournaments. We have players ranging from rank beginners to strong life masters, so whatever your level is you are welcome – and if you do not have a partner we will help you find one !
♠ ♥ ♦ ♣ HEARTIEST CONGRATULATIONS !!! ♠ ♥ ♦ ♣
MUKESH GHATIYA & MRIDUL DAS WIN AGARWALA TROPHY (IMP PAIRS) AT THE INTER STATE NATIONAL BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIPS IN MUMBAI, ON 3RD SEPT 2017
WELL DONE KOUSHIK MUKHERJEE and VIKRANT MEHTA at the Asian Test Games in Jakarta concluded on 4th Dec. 2017: Koushik Mukherjee, Vikrant Mehta, Anand Samant, Vinay Desai and Joyjit Sen Sarma won the President ICBA Trophy and Gold Medal among 22 teams. Koushik and Vikrant also won the 3rd prize and Bronze Medal in Swiss Pairs event among 25 pairs.
59th Winter Nationals, Vizag
In the prestigious Shree Cement MP Pairs Gold event, 165 pairs were reduced to 28 pairs (finalists) after two marathon elimination rounds. In the Final played on 22nd December 2017, Koushik Mukherjee and Nirmal Jain won the sixth prize. Earlier, on 20th December, Koushik and Nirmal were ranked first out of 165 pairs, topping in the first elimination. In the second elimination held on 21st December, out of 72 pairs they were ranked 7th. They exhibited consistent and creditable performances in the very competitive national field.
S. L. Sharma and J. V. Ramanamurthy won the 7th prize among 54 pairs in Shree Cement MP Pairs Flight B (Silver) Final held on 22nd December.
Mini Naidoo and Priya Ranjan Sinha were ranked third among 25 pairs in Mixed Pairs event held on 22nd December. They have thus qualified to play in the selection trials to represent India at the Asian Games.
In the Niranjan IMP Pairs event, 242 pairs were reduced to 72 pairs (finalists) after two elimination rounds. In the Final held on 19th December, Rajeeva Parasar and B. K. Satyan were ranked 12th.
Dr. S. Vasantha and Satyavathi Vasantha won the 5th prize out of 180 pairs in Niranjan IMP Pairs Flight B event held on the 19th December.
Jackalls (Vivek Nambiar, Arpan Banerjee, Mukesh Ghatia and Mridul Das) were ranked 6th among 107 teams in the Ruia Silver Swiss League event, and qualified for pre-quarter finals. They narrowly missed out qualification to QF.
Uttam and team NRK were ranked 3rd in Ruia Gold Swiss League event among 35 teams. They missed qualification to Semi Final by small margin.