Discover the new bidding systems available on Funbridge

In an effort to be more in line with national standards, we have made changes to the profiles of bidding conventions available on Funbridge. Please note that the new conventions and profiles are not available in the Windows PC version of Funbridge but you can find them in the new online version of Funbridge which is accessible directly from your Internet browser at : This version will allow you to…

2019 in review

The whole Funbridge team wishes you a Happy New Year 2020!In order to better serve your needs and meet your expectations, 2019 has seen enhancements, new features, new game modes and many other improvements. Let’s look back at 2019 ! New partner federations New features New game modes Other 2019 highlights What’s in store for 2020? Funbridge, preferred partner of bridge federations! Funbridge licensed by three new bridge federations to run…

Theory vs Practice (Le Bridgeur Magazine No. 923)

Final of the Excellence Mixed Four

2017 World Vice-Champion Jérôme Rombaut writes a column in the French magazine “Le Bridgeur” every two months. In the article below, published in issue 923 of the magazine (September / October 2019), here is a very interesting deal from a DN1 (national division) match scored by matchpoints. When it comes to how to play the cards of a suit, there is a difference between theory and practice. Should you opt…

Coming Soon: Instant Tournaments

A new game mode called “Instant Tournaments” arrives on Funbridge.Read all the details in this article. Instant Tournaments What are they? These are past federation tournaments that are given a second life and for which results are already known. You are ranked against other players and you earn points awarded by the relevant federation immediately after playing. Advantages: Tournaments available at any time Ranking known immediately after playing Large number…

Anne-Laure and Jérôme crowned champions of France in Mixed Pairs

jerome rombaut france champion mixed pair

Last weekend our ambassador Jérôme Rombaut and his bridge partner Anne-Laure Tartarin won the gold at the DN1 Mixed Pairs taking place at the headquarters of the French bridge federation (FFB). CONGRATULATIONS to Anne-Laure and Jérôme! Our champion tells us all about their victory. 🥇 “After eighteen seasons in Mixed Pairs (including nine top 5 finishes) with Vanessa Réess (pictured below), this time my partner was one of my former…

Bridge events not to be missed in 2020

2020 will be a highly eventful year for the bridge world! To get a clearer picture of what is in store, we asked our expert Jérôme Rombaut for advice. What are the players and teams to follow in 2020? Which competitions are not to be missed? Jérôme tells us everything. Jérôme Rombaut’s expectations for 2020 2020 promises to be an incredible year for bridge! Some teams are under pressure, others…

Think twice before you pick a slam – by Milan Macura

Once again over one thousand players (1,063) participated in the IMP tournament and 779 players joined the MP one. MPs results IMPs results Think twice before you pick a slam Videos MPs results When I played the tournament, it seemed that no one would score over 80% this week, but in the end San2 finished with 82.07% and won by a big margin. This player has played over 100,000 boards…

Are 18-19 HCP enough for strong 2♣? – by Milan Macura

The first tournament of 2020 broke the records. For the first time, we have reached over 1,000 players in one tournament and we were close to over 2,000 in both tournaments combined: 811 players participated in the MP tournament and 1,163 players in the IMP one. MPs results IMPs results Are 18-19 HCP enough for strong 2♣? Videos MPs results It was possible to reach over 85% with the cards…