Expand your bridge knowledge!

Locked down and going crazy? Why not dive into a good bridge e-book? Here are the latest e-books releases, allowing you to expand your bridge knowledge easily from home. Read four excerpts for free! Bridge Cardplay: An Easy Guide series 52 pages – PDF format – $5.99 $4.49 USD in April Your success is limited without a sound understanding of the basic techniques of cardplay. In this series, two of the…

A conventional and forcing 2NT after 1♥-1♠-2♥

A conventional and forcing 2NT after 1♥-1♠-2♥

Funbridge, in partnership with BeBRIDGE magazine, offers you an article from the last issue. Have a good reading! (If you want to print the article, click here). “In this new section, BeBRIDGE magazine wishes to share the innovations that are made in high level competition bridge when it comes to bidding. My goal will therefore be to relay the work of bridge experts/researchers and give you my version of what…

The Sunday Night question – by Wilfried Libbrecht

Bridge teacher

In partnership with Bridgerama magazine, Funbridge is pleased to give you free access to an article from the last issue. Enjoy! (Click here to print the article). This week, i have an appointment with Clothilde, one of the two best girls that i train. I impatiently look forward to the debriefing of their first weekend of the women’s national division. Her and her partner Alice have just been invited to join the team and are…

Join Zia Mahmood’s club – January

Zia Mahmood has decided to start an exclusive club open only to the Funbridge elite. And to this end he has changed the existing rules and prizes of his tournaments. To join his club and get presents, you’re gonna have to beat him on 24 January! The Invincible Zia Tournaments Named ACBL player of the year many times, world champion and member of the Hall of Fame, Zia Mahmood will give you a hard…

Meet Tom Drijver, the new Funbridge player !

To read, click on your language :English versionDutch version English version Every month Tom Drijver will invite you to pit yourself against him in a special Funbridge Points tournament. And since good news never comes alone, if you score higher than the champion, you’ll get free Diamonds! How did you get into bridge? My father taught me when I was 10 years old. I’ve played a lot with my brother Bas,…

Join Zia Mahmood’s club – November

Zia Mahmood has decided to start an exclusive club open only to the Funbridge elite. And to this end he has changed the existing rules and prizes of his tournaments. To join his club and get presents, you’re gonna have to beat him on 21 November! The Invincible Zia Tournaments Named ACBL player of the year many times, world champion and member of the Hall of Fame, Zia Mahmood will give you a hard…

The basics of Rubensohl

Bidding exercise in bridge

In partnership with Bridgerama magazine, Funbridge is pleased to give you free access to a special article from the last issue. Enjoy! (Click here to print the article). The Rubensohl convention only made its entry into the French Standard System (SEF) in 2018, when the latter was entirely re-thought and re-edited. Do you know this defensive system against overcalls of our 1NT opening? Bidding is starting… You are sitting North. Five-card major system. What are…

2020 BIC: Qualification Phase Ranking List

The qualification phase is now over! The ranking list is available on Funbridge. Prior to announcing the results of this first phase , the Funbridge team would like to thank all participants and hopes that all Funbridge players enjoyed it. Top 10 Rank Player Score 1 MickeRim 0,698 2 apalma 0,689 3 Raymond Jensen. 0,659 4 Jezz 0,658 5 Puttis 0,656 6 Pocken123 0,653 7 sergiobou2222 0,650 8 domineau 0,643 9…

2020 Bridge International Championship: let’s go!

This month will see the launch of the main world bridge event of autumn 2020: the Bridge International Championship (BIC) on Funbridge, BBO and CBO. The Bridge International Championship is the first world tournament scored by MPs run on Funbridge.   The aim is to gather all bridge lovers in an online championship from 26 October to 1 November 2020. Come pit your skills against players from all over the world, enter the BIC world rankings and earn Funbridge Points as…

Road to BIC: advice from champions #5

Every day until BIC kicks off on 26 October bridge champions Milan Macura, Jérôme Rombaut, Dominique Fontenau and Zia Mahmood will share advice to prepare the main event of autumn 2020. What is your best memory from a tournament? Dominique Fonteneau My first big tournament 30 years ago. The Open of La Baule international festival. I was 14 and my partner was 12. It was a four-day event. To fight…