Norwegian youngsters at the World Bridge Championships

An excited bunch of kids the evening before the tournament started As you may recall, in our July newsletter, we told you about 12 young Norwegians participating in the Lyon World Bridge Championships. The Norwegian Bridge Federation used, amongst others, the income from the NBF tournaments held on Funbridge in May, to sponsor them. They kindly gave us their permission to share the article they wrote about the event and…

NEW! Turkish Bridge Federation tournaments on Funbridge!

Starting on 2nd October, you will be able to play Turkish Bridge Federation tournaments on Funbridge! These tournaments will allow you to earn Masterpoints and improve your federation rank if you are a TBF member. Tournaments are held every day from 08:00 to 22:00 (UTC+2) and are available in Turkish. To enjoy this new feature, make sure you have the latest version of the Funbridge app (available on iOS, Android, Mac and Windows PC) and go to Play a tournament > Federation…

Discover the display and ergonomics options

Funbridge is full of options and many of you ask us how to access them.. To access the settings, click the menu symbolised by three horizontal lines in the top-left corner of your home screen. Once the menu is open, click “Settings” to enter. Game table & ergonomics The options we are looking at today are display and ergonomics options. They are essential and will allow you to customise your…

Meeting with Idar, one of the best Funbridge players

Hi Idar, you have scored the highest number of Masterpoints in NBF tournaments hosted by Funbridge since the beginning of the year. Congratulations! As a top player, could you please tell us what you think of NBF tournaments on Funbridge and what you would say to players who are hesitant to join and play these tournaments? I think that NBF tournaments work well. The NBF tournaments held on Funbridge are…

NEW! EBU Master Points Tournaments

Starting on 2nd September you will be able to play English Bridge Union tournaments on Funbridge! These tournaments will allow you to earn Master Points and improve your federation rank if you are an EBU member. Tournaments are held on Saturday and Sunday from 00:00 to 22:00 (UTC+2) and are available in English. To enjoy this new feature, make sure you have the latest version of the Funbridge app (available on iOS, Android, Mac and Windows PC) and go to Play a…

Watch the matches of the 2017 World Teams Championships live with Funbridge Live!

Funbridge is the official partner of the World Teams Championships that will be held in Lyon, France, from 12th to 26th August 2017. On this occasion, a new feature called “Funbridge Live” allowing you to watch the competition matches live is now available. It includes: – Live presentations of the best matches deal by deal – Live streaming of the tables with the players – Expert commentary – Results and rankings updated live…

Discover The Bridge World, the world’s leading bridge magazine.

Founded in 1929 by Ely Culbertson, The Bridge World is widely considered to be the world’s leading bridge magazine. For ninety years, The Bridge World has been the world’s authority on the game, where every important bridge analyst in the history of the game has contributed, and virtually every new advance, development, and system in the history of the game has first appeared in its pages. The Bridge World is…

Price cut on commented tournaments!

We have good news for you! We have cut the price of our packs of commented tournaments by 50%. 1 commented tournament: €/$2.50 (previously €/$4.99) Pack of 5 tournaments: €/$12.50 (previously €/$24.99) Pack of 10 tournaments: €/$25 (previously €/$49.99) Pack of 20 tournaments: €/$50 (previously €/$99.99) Each commented tournament consists of 16 deals. Don’t wait any longer! Click here to be redirected to the Funbridge shop and enjoy our new…

Fred Gitelman has joined the editorial staff of The Bridge World magazine

The Bridge World magazine has announced that Fred Gitelman has joined the editorial staff. He has represented his country in the most important events. One of the hallmarks of a top player is the ability to play out of the rough, putting forth best effort despite adverse circumstances. On this deal from a trial to select the members of an international team, Gitelman faced a difficult challenge after his side was…

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…