“Le Bridgeur” elimination tournament: interview of the finalists

Władysław Winner of the “Le Bridgeur” elimination tournament, Władysław wins the professional bridge table. I am greatly impressed by this elimination tournament. Each round required my full commitment as any failure would have meant the end of the competition for me. I have been particularly excited about the last two rounds (the semifinal against Dolichi and the final against Béatrice). To achieve success, you had to focus entirely both on…

Article published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur in march 2014, by Jérôme Rombaut.

A paradoxical finesse   The aim of the handicap system is always to provide opportunities for less experienced players. The new Funbridge tournament has fully served this purpose at the expense of our columnist. This month, we launched a new elimination tournament on Funbridge with an iPad to win, but above all with a new handicap formula. Handicap varies from -80 to +80 IMPs, with most of handicaps between +20…