Your March newsletter

Let’s start March off right with the brand new PC version of Funbridge! The design is directly inspired from the version for smartphones, tablets and Macs. Of course, it includes all your favourite game modes and the latest new features released over recent months: new Team Championship, federation tournaments, commented tournaments, etc. Click here to download the new PC version. What’s new on Funbridge? The same tournaments everywhere With the…

A look back at the Cavendish 2017

The fifth edition of the prestigious Cavendish took place in Monaco from 14 February to 19 February. This tournament with large entry fees brought together most of the finest world players. 22 teams competed in the first three days. Zia Mahmood’s team made up of 4 Americans (Zia Mahmood, Steve Weinstein, John Hurd and Vincent Demuy) won after topping the rankings during the first two days. The semi-final proved to…

Beware of Greeks bearing gifts (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°899 – November 2015)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°899 on 15 November 2015. In late September 2015, Jean-Christophe Quantin, Marc Bompis, Cédric Lorenzini and I won the Interclub Challenge. I am going to tell you about a deal I have played in defence at this event. My opponent was Juliette Venard from Orléans who is a regular player of Funbridge (user name: jumaca). Step into…

Your February newsletter

The beginning of the year saw the launch of the Team Championship (on smartphones, tablets and Mac), which was particularly well received by the Funbridge community. Indeed, 650 teams, among which 490 made up of at least 4 players (prerequisite for participation), have been created so far. Keep in mind that you can enter the Championship anytime. Either create your own team or join one of the incomplete teams. To…

A look back at the International Bridge Tournament in St. Moritz

The 76th International Bridge Tournament in St. Moritz was staged from 23rd January to 1st February. Based in the German-speaking part of Switzerland, this festival brings together international teams. Funbridge Team member Jérôme Rombaut took part in the Team Tournament. His team included three France Team players, namely Cédric Lorenzini, François Combescure and himself, the last player being Kiki Wordplatt-Ward. “The first two days went very well with six wins…

Minimum Loss (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°898 – October 2015)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°898 on 15 October 2015. Should you bid higher when opponent bids game after a two-suiter bid? This is a tough decision to make and no one can pretend to never make mistakes… Both on Funbridge and at a bridge table, messy situations resulting from two-suiter bids are widespread. The deal below is a perfect illustration of…

Your January newsletter

No doubt 2017 will be just as exciting as 2016! This is best illustrated by the new Team Championship (on smartphones, tablets and Mac) starting on 1 February. But before revealing too much about 2017, let’s look back at 2016 and review the highlights of the past year… New Interface It all started with the redesign of your app: new home screen, creation of a side menu, new display of game…

Update: discover the new Team Championship!

  As we announced a few weeks ago, the new Team Championship is the first great new feature of 2017 released by Funbridge! What is the Team Championship? 1. Teams They are made up of 4 to 6 players: 4 starters including 1 captain and up to 2 substitutes. 2. Championship Principle The teams are broken down into 6 divisions. Every month they play 5 tournaments of 15 deals at…

Your December newsletter

Christmas is fast approaching, so why not treat yourself or make someone’s day? Lacking inspiration for Christmas presents? Look no further! We have come up with a few ideas of gifts to give your bridge friends… The brand new computer program GOTO Bridge XVII For all players! Developed by our teams, this Windows software is the ideal present for any bridge fanatic! Discover it at www.gotobridge.com. A subscription to Funbridge…