Pre-Congress Pairs: Paul Walker and Frank Wharton (4th)
Swiss Pairs: Waseem Naqvi (Winner)
Ladies Pairs: Janet Cohen and Sylvie Grant (2nd), Pauline Cohen and Elizabeth Barnard (3rd)
Mixed Pairs: Frank Wharton (3rd)
Pivot Teams (Green): Sylvie Grant & Linda Quigley (overall winners); Pauline Cohen, Elizabeth Barnard, Joanne Waterman (4th)
Pivot Teams (Red Section): Andrea Blaine, Barry Murray, Richard Spencer, Emile Lawy (2nd)
Watch 1983 TV Series “Master Bridge” on YouTube
Master Bridge was a TV series created and produced in England. It was broadcast on Channel 4 Television in 1983. Eight top bridge international players compete in an individual tournament, changing partners each round.
They are: Omar Sharif, Rixi Markus, Martin Hoffman, Zia Mahmood, Jeremy Flint, Robert Sheehan, Jane Priday and Irving Rose.
New The EBU has created a series of videos featuring Gordon Rainsford to help club Tournament Directors deal with some of the more commonly occurring situations.
There are seven videos in the series: http://www.ebu.co.uk/laws-and-ethics/td-videos
Opening lead out of turn
Call out of turn
Please remember that if one of these situations arises, you should, as a player, always call the director, and not try to sort this out yourself.
Middlesex is keen to contact members by email. We do this using the EBU database of members records. It maybe that your record is not up to date.
You can check it and amend it by going the the EBU website. Click here.
You will need your EBU number and password. You can obtain a password by clicking the "forgot password" box from the EBU if you don't have it.
The EBU National Grading Scheme is available here
Middlesex County Bridge Association was 75 on December 16th 2011.
In the year of our anniversary a number of events are taking place.
This is the page for up to date information
We will be supporting throughout our Anniversary year. Click here for their site
Middlesex will be running events in its Anniversary year including a 1 day anniversary green pointed event in April.
Middlesex organised some guest lectures in early 2012
Details of topics below.
There will be some challenge matches played during the season and Middlesex players will be invited to participate
Wednesday Jan 11th Challenge match(Teams of Eight) vs The Athenaeum Club.
Won by the Athenaum by 27 imps
Sunday 19th February @ Friends Bridge Group lecture with Paul Wilson Topic: Modern Day Acol
Wednesday 21st March @ Oshwal lecture with Heather Dhondy. Topic: Squeezes and Endplays
Friday 30th March@ Navnat lecture with Heather Dhondy Topic: Defensive Play
Sunday Apr 22nd: One Day Green Pointed Event at Queen Elizabeth's School 13:00
Winners were: Jeremy Dhondy, Richard Hillman, Alan Kay & Jerry Cope. The raffle raised £343 for the hospice
Tuesday May 15th Second Challenge match vs RAC Won by Middlesex by 46 imps
Monday September 3rd Third Challenge match vs London Won by London