MANCHESTER BRIDGE CLUB
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For all our members who have switched or are considering moving to 5 Card Majors and 2 over 1 Game Forcing, this book by Neil Rosen is perhaps the closest to the systems taught at Manchester Bridge Club.
It is easy to read, structured and offers many quizzes and examples to test your understanding. Highly recommended!!
If you would like a copy please contact David so we might organize a bulk order from Manchester Bridge Club and perhaps a better price.
We have had to take the unwanted decision to close the Club until further notice.
Please look after yourselves and each other during this difficult time and keep in touch by phone and email even if we can't meet up for a while.
This all play all green pointed event was played at the County HQ, Wolverhampton Bridge Club on Sunday 8th March in two sessions with a total of 45 boards.
The winners were Paul Hackett & David Debbage.
The first three pairs have qualified to play in the national event for the Corwen Trophy on 30th and 31st May 2020 at Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre, Milton Keynes.
13 MAR 2020
The World Bridge Games Open Teams Trials are currently underway, taking place from 13th - 17th March at the Young Chelsea Bridge Club.
There will be live coverage on Bridge Base Online from 10.30am tomorrow.
The teams will play a three-day round-robin followed by a two-day final. The winning team will earn selection to the World Bridge Games, to be held in Italy, Salsomaggiore Terme from 21st August – September 4th.
PREMIER GRAND MASTERS PAIRS WINNERS 2020
This prestigious EBU event has just taken place in Stratford-upon-Avon
and has been won by MBC's
DAVID DEBBAGE & PAUL HACKETT
How fantastic - well done to you both!
EBU 21 FEB 2020
For the third year in a row, John Holland has won the Sunday Telegraph Salver, for the most Master Points earned in the calendar year.
John, who has won the competition on seven previous occasions, earned 25,760 points in 2019. Gary Hyett, was second with 23,083. Mike Bell was third with 21,562.
3 FEB 2020
The trials to represent England in the senior competition of the 2020 European National Teams Championship, has been won by the Mossop Team.
The winning team of David Mossop (C), Brian Senior, Norman Selway, John Holland, Paul Hackett and Gunnar Hallberg, finished the weekend on 272 IMPs. They were 31 IMPs ahead of the Dhondy Team (Jeremy Dhondy (C), Brian Callaghan, David Kendrick, Alan Mayo, John Hassett and Trevor Ward).
The European National Teams Championship, will be held in Funchal, Madeira, from the 21st to 27th June 2020.
Congratulations to MBC members John Holland, Paul Hackett and John Hassett!
2nd Feb 2020
Gazette Trophy Success for MBC A and B Teams!!
The inter-club teams of eight competition was held at Altrincham on Sunday 2nd February. Ten teams competed with the competition being won by the Manchester Bridge Club A team with our B team finishing second!
Winners Manchester A
Martin Taylor, Nicholas Greer, Rhona Goldenfield, Henry Bissell, Dave Debbage, Catherine Draper, Barbara Hackett, Andrew Woodcock with Ann Thornton (MCBA)
Second Manchester B
Daniel Kelsall, Karen Reissman, Irene Davies, Simon Townsend, Paul Murray, Tricia Blum, Peter Grauer, Philip Taylor with Ann Thornton (MCBA)
WELL DONE US!!!
Detailed results of all ther teams who took part are on the Manchester Events web site.
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN THE MYSTERIES OF 2 OVER 1??
There are now a large number of new books available for sale on this and associated subjects which have been brought back from the USA.
Dave has all the details of what is available and the prices.
The Winning Pair on Monday,
Wednesday and Thursday evenings
can claim their
NEXT BRIDGE NIGHT FREE!!
Here at Manchester Bridge Club we can always find you a playing partner but please arrive in good time to allow us to find someone suited to your ability.
If you arrive at the last minute you may have to take "pot luck"!
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