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What happened on Funbridge in June? Find out more here!

The 54th European Bridge Team Championships that were held in Ostend, Belgium, this year are now over. We salute the new Champions of Europe!

Open Teams

1- Norway
2- Israel
3- Russia

Women Teams

1- Poland
2- Sweden
3- Norway

Senior Teams

1- France
2- Sweden
3- Poland

Let’s also congratulate the other qualifiers who have earned the right to represent Europe at the next World Bridge Teams Championships in Sanya, China, in 2019:

Sweden, Netherlands, Monaco, England & Italy (Open Teams)
Denmark, England, Netherlands, Scotland & France (Women Teams)
Ireland, Denmark, Norway, Netherlands & England (Seniors Teams).

England, Netherlands, Norway and Sweden are to be congratulated on qualifying all their teams!

You can find all the results on the EBL website.

Did you know? A Team Championship is also available on Funbridge!

Create or join a team (4-6 players) and play against other teams split into 6 divisions. Each team member must play 1 tournament of 15 deals every 5 days with the aim of reaching the top division.

The Team Championship gathered over 1,100 teams in 2017. So why not you?
To participate, go to Play a tournament > Team Championship.

And also…

26th June Funbridge Points tournaments scored by MP: FREE and commented

Mark your calendars for Tuesday 26th June!
The Funbridge Points tournament scored by MP will be free on that day!

Christophe Grosset and Milan Macura will also take part and comment it in video.

Don’t miss this event if you have not tried Funbridge Points tournaments yet and if you want to pit yourself against two great champions and enter the “Funbridge Points” rankings!

Challenges against Argine: new episodes available

As you may or may not know, every week Milan Macura records a video of his challenges against our AI “Argine”.

The latest two videos are available on our blog. They will help you make progress and better use the app.

Click here to access and watch the previous episodes.

Play Portuguese Bridge Federation (FPB) tournaments!

And eight! The Portuguese Bridge Federation is the eighth national federation joining the club of Funbridge partners.

FPB tournaments will be hosted directly on Funbridge from 24th June.

Experience Points will be awarded to FPB members who will be able to improve their national ranking and earn Funbridge Points. This is perfect to see how you compare to the whole community of Funbridge players.

The deal by Jérôme Rombaut

Jérôme Rombaut analyses an interesting deal in each issue of the magazine “Le Bridgeur”.

This month he selected a deal from the quarter finals of the 8th European Open Championships held in 2017 in Montecatini, Italy.

Click here to read his analysis in the article “Returnto sender” on the Funbridge blog.

 

Have fun playing tournaments!

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