2016 World Bridge Games, Wroclaw, Poland
3rd - 17th September
at the magnificent Hala Stulecia, or Centennial Hall
This event comprises National Open, Women's, Seniors and, for the first time Mixed Teams followed by National Open, Women's Seniors and Mixed Pairs Championships.
The first information letter from the President, giving more details of these exciting Champonships has been published and can be downloaded by clicking here
The WBF looks forward to welcoming bridge players from all over the world to the 2016 World Bridge Games
Editorial by the WBF President, November 2015
First of all, it has to be made clear that all the components of the bridge community share the same worries: to ban cheating from our beloved sport must be the overall objective of the actions to be taken. ... read more ...
5th University Online World Bridge Team Championship
This Championship will start in January 2016. Full details can be found by clicking here.
Anti Doping Tests in Chennai 2015
In Chennai anti-doping tests were performed on 10 players both from the open and women's teams Testing was conducted on site by the National Dope Testing Laboratory NDTL from New Delhi, India. Players were tested for Stimulants, Narcotics, HES, Dextran, Anabolic Androgenic Steroids, hCG, LH, Glucocorticosteroids, Diuretics, Beta-blockers and other drugs. All test results were negative, no banned substances were detected.
WBF Medical & Prevention Committee
28th October 2015
42nd WORLD BRIDGE TEAMS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Bermuda Bowl, Venice Cup, d’Orsi Seniors Trophy
10th World Transnational Open Teams Championship
WBF Press Conferences
THE 2015 WORLD YOUTH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS, OPATIJA, CROATIA
20th - 29th August 2015
The World Youth Open Championships in Opatija has drawn to a close, with the last medals being presented and everyone heading home. Without doubt an excellent and very successful event, enjoyed by all the participants. We have created a Flickr album with photographs from the event which you can find by clicking here or by going to our Facebook page.
Links to the pages about the Championships:
UPDATED MASTER POINT RANKINGS
The latest WBF Master Point rankings can all be found by clicking here
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