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World Championship Friday Results

Congratulations to FRANCE(Debora Campgnano, Benedicte Cronier, Elisabeth Hugon, Vanessa Reess, Sylvie Willard, Joanna Zochowska),for winning the Venice Cup. They beatUSA2 (Juanita Chambers, Lynn Deas, Joann Glasson, Beth Palmer, Janice Seamon-Molson, Tobi Sokolow) in a close match, 179-171.5. ENGLANDwon the bronze overNETHERLANDS.

In the D'Orsi (Senior) Bowl, congratulations also toUSA1(Bob Hamman, Mark Lair, Hemant Lall, Zia Mahmood, Reese Milner, Michael Rosenberg), who beatSWEDEN(Sven-Ake Bjerregard, Per Gunnar Eliasson, Anders Morath, Johnny Ostberg, Goran Sellden, Bjorn Wenneberg). POLANDwon the bronze overUSA2.

In the Bermuda Bowl,USA2 (Vince Demuy, Paul Fireman, John Hurd, John Kranyak, Gavin Wolpert, Joel Wooldridge) beatENGLAND(David Bakhshi, Tony Forrester, David Gold, Jason Hackett, Justin Hackett, Andrew Robson)252.3-243 for the bronze. The two teams were merely 1 IMP apart entering the final board, butUSA2 won a large swing on the final board to settle matters.

Meanwhile, in the Bermuda Bowl championship final,POLANDovercame a 51-IMP deficit entering today's play by outscoringSWEDEN62-10 in the 4th segment, and then proceeded to build a47.5 IMP lead of their own over the next 32 boards. The two teams play 32 more boards today to decide the championship.


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