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Current action at the World Mind Sports Games

The England Women and Senior teams have qualified for the last 16 of the Word Mind Sports Games being held in Lille, France.  Sadly the Open team has been knocked out.  Take a look at what’s happening with the World Bridge Federation or English Bridge Union.

In addition to Bridge, the World Mind Sports Games includes Chess, Draughts, and Go.  It is held every four years in the year of the Olympics.

The Netherlands world champions

Winners of the open World Bridge Team Championships played 15-29 October 2011 in the Netherlands:

Open (known as the Bermuda Bowl) – The Netherlands (runners up USA 2)
Women (known as the Venice Cup) – France (runners up Indonesia)
Senior – France (runners up USA)

The English women came 4th in the Venice Cup.