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2017 Yeh Bros Cup

July 3 - July 7

Yeh Bros

Mr Chen Yeh is generously sponsoring the 2017 Yeh Bros Cup.

Australia has been invited as a special guest and will be represented by the current Open Team: Peter Hollands, Justin Mill, Andrew Peake, Peter Gill, David Beauchamp and Matthew Thomson.

  1. Date : July 3 (Monday) thru July 7 (Friday), 2017
  2. Venue : Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo (the formal Four Season Tokyo)
  3. Patron : Mr. Chen Yeh from Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  4. Organizer : Japan Contract Bridge League
                     Mr. Akito Omasa :omasa@jcbl.or.jp
                     Chief Tournament Director : Mr. Matt Smith
                     Daily Bulletin Editors:  Mr. Barry Rigal / Mr. David Stern
  5. Eligible teams :
    Netherland – Winner in Wroclaw
    Monaco – 2nd place in Wroclaw
    Poland – 3rd place in Wroclaw
    France – Winner 2016 European Teams
    Sweden -Top 8 place 2016 European Teams
    Germany -Top 8 place 2016 European Teams
    USA (3 teams) – Special guest
    Norway – Top 8 place 2016 European Teams
    Bulgaria -Top 8 place 2016 European Teams
    Japan (3 teams) – Host and 2015 APBF Champion
    Singapore – 2nd place 2015 APBF
    China – 3rd place 2015 APBF
    Yeh Bros – Host team
    Taiwan – Sponsor’s homeland team
    England+ – Special guest
    PD Times – Special guest
    Shanghai Finance – Special guest
    India – Special Guest
    Australia – Special guest

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    Total 23 teams

  6. Prize Money (Total US$286,000) :
      Yeh Bros Cup Open Pairs Swiss Teams
    Winner US$160,000* US$20,000 US$8,000
    2nd US$48,000 US$10,000 US$4,000
    3rd US$16,000 US$4,000 US$2,000
    4th US$8,000    
    Consolation: 1st US$3,000 2nd US$2,000 3rd US$1,000
  7. Entry Fee :  US$1,000/team for invited teams
                          US$15,000 for other teams
  8. Airport transportation : Teams should arrive at Tokyo Narita Airport or Tokyo Haneda Airport.  There are airport limousine in both airports directly to Hotel Chinzanso or to various Tokyo downtown hotels. 
  9. Hotel room charge : The negotiated price for Yeh’s Cup participants are
                  Yen 32,000/night for twin/double room, with two breakfast.
                  Yen 28,000/night for single occupancy, with one breakfast
                  Please contact Mr. Tadashi Yoshida for hotel booking.
  10. Entry schedule :  Please observe the following time tables
             31st Mar, 2017       : Confirmation of entries
             End April 2017      : Confirm team rosters
             May 15, 2017         : Entries open to other interested teams if vacancy exists
             End May 2017       : Confirm hotel booking
             End of June           : Confirmation of flight schedule

For any inquiries contact Jonky Chung at jonkychung@gmail.com or the organizer in Japan.

Details

Start:
July 3
End:
July 7
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Organiser

Akito Omasa
Email:
omasa@jcbl.or.jp

Venue

Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo
0-8, Sekiguchi 2-chome, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo, 112-8680 Japan
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