World Bridge Team Championships in Chennai


World Bridge Team Championships in Chennai


The 2015 World Championship (Bermuda Bowl, Venice Cup, Senior Bowl & Transnational Teams) will be held in Chennai, India, from September 26 through October 10th. The tournament will be held at the ITC Grand Chola Hotel.

The 10th World Transnational Open Teams will take place during the second week, starting at 10.00 in the morning on Sunday 4 th October. The format will be Swiss Teams. It is normally played as 10-board matches (5 per day) for 15 qualifying rounds (150 boards). The Quarter Final will be played on Wednesday 7 th October, the Semi Final on Thursday 8th October and the Final on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th October. If 120 teams or more enter the Championship, the KO stage (phase) will commence with a round of 16 on Tuesday 6th October.
The World Transnational Open Teams Championship is a prestigious and most enjoyable event. Being Transnational, it is open to teams composed of players coming from different countries, nominated by their National Bridge Organisation and approved by the WBF Credentials Committee.
It is a great opportunity for players to participate in a wonderful bridge tournament while at the same time having a unique opportunity to experience all the atmosphere and excitement of the final stages of the Bermuda Bowl and Venice Cup and watch some of the greatest players in the world on the first class vu-graph presentation. Players wishing to compete in this Championship should contact their NBO and request nomination by the end of August 2015. There is no quota,  and NBOs may nominate as many teams as they wish to compete in this great tournament.
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