Vajira Bridge Center team competing in the 5th Commonwealth Nations Bridge event at the International Convention Cente, in Gold Coast from 14 - 18 February 2018 finished 33/36 teams.
In the 57th Gold Coast Bridge Congress, Senior Pairs event Rex and Vasantha finished 7th out of the final 26 east/west pairs, while Anthea & Romesh finished runners up at the Sage holiday walk in pairs.
In the Senior Swiss Teams Championship, VBC finished 21/36 teams.
In the Ivy Dahler Buttler OPEN PAIRS, Rex and Vasantha finished 35/120 pairs.
.Future Youth Team for Sri Lanka
36 undergraduates enrolled to learn & play bridge.
17 are engineering undergraduates.
Bamberger Johannes who has represented Austria in the World Championship in China with his partner Eva Ippisch played on three days and finished 1st, 3rd & 2nd.
Pavel & Sofya
Michael De Zoysa awarded the Player of the Year trophy to Anthea Melanie de Alwis at the annual Christamas Party - 2017, held on 13 December 2017.
-- COMMONWEALTH BRIDGE GAMES 2018 --
14 -18 February 2018
GOLD COAST CONGRESS 2018
17-24 February 2018
At the International
Mrs Hemamala Weerasekera of the Inner Wheel Colombo West
was presented with the most prestigous " Margeret Golding Award "
by The International Inner Wheel President, Oluyemisi Alatise for 2016/2017.
Indu De Silva from UK & Hassina Davoodbhoy won the Christmas Bridge Tournament on 20th December 2016.
POYA DAY (29th August) was won by Manique & Anne
The Sunday BridgePairs tournament was won by Romesh Bandaranaike and Edward Perera.
Malkanthi Weerasinha and Shirlene De Silva won the Tuesday bridge Tournament at the Vajira Bridge Club.
The Sunday Bridge Tournament was won by Malkanthi Weerasinha & Shirlene De Silva.
Tuesday Brindge Tournament was won by Sarala Nagendra & Sakuntala Sinnadurai.
Asanka Amarasinghe and Indunil Amarasinghe finished as Runners up.
Rex Perera was adjudged the Player of the year by the Bridge Federation of Sri Lanka (BFSL) and the Contract Bridge Association of Sri Lanka (CBASL) at the Joint annual Prize giving held on 27th March 2015.
Rex was partnered by his Peradeniya University Faculty mates Dr Keerthisena for some of the tournaments and by Ismeth Magdon Ismail for others and carried away the majority of the Prizes
The Player of the year Runner- up for the tournaments conducted by the CBASL was Anton Selvanayagam and the Player of the year runners up for tournaments conducted by the BFSL were Anton Selvanayagam and Dr Dilanjan Soysa.
The prestigious Open Teams event sponsored by Thilak Karunaratne for the Multi Form Chemicals Trophy was won by Shanthi’s Team comprising Shanthi Rasiah, Asoka Jayasinghe, Anthea De Alwis and Yasa Karunaratne.
Shireen & Carmi won two consecative Tuesday tournaments on 17th & 24th November 2015 respectively.
25th November 2015 - Poya day pairs event was won by Gillian Ratnayake & Malini Wijeratne.
Bavya Udeshi & Rex Perera finished as runners up.
Worldwide Bridge Contest on 14th December 2015 was won by Kiran Mody and T.Gajen
CONTRACT BRIDGE ASSOCIATION of SRI LANKA EVENTS - 2014
BRIDGE FEDERATION of SRI LANKA EVENTS - 2014