Saturday Team of Four Event starts at 2.00 PM.
The Delhi Gymkhana Club India Open Bridge Tournament 2018 for Dhampur Sugar Mills Trophy will be held at Kashmir Lawns, Delhi Gymkhana Club, New Delhi from Friday 16th March 2018 to Sunday 18th March 2018. The tournament will comprise:
The qualifying round for Team of Four Event consists of Swiss league of 8 rounds of 10 boards each. 8 teams will qualify for Quarterfinal stage. This will constitute of the Top 7 teams and 8th place will be reserved for Top Gymkhana club team (which is ranked highest in the Swiss league from remaining teams). The quarter final league will be played as Round Robin (each round of 12 boards) among 4 teams each in Group A & B. The Semi finals will be played over 3 sessions of 8 Boards each where as the final will be played over 3 sessions of 10 Boards each. In Team of Four event WBF Continuous VP scale (20-0) shall be used.
The open Pairs event will have two eliminations. The first elimination will be played over two sessions of 18 Boards each. The second elimination will be of 24 boards in one session. The loosing Quarter-finalists can join the Open Pairs Second Elimination and the loosing Semi-finalists can join the Open Pairs Final provided entry for the Pairs has been given earlier.
The tournament will follow WBF 2017 Laws of Duplicate Bridge as amended from time to time. The applicable Supplemental Conditions of Contest will be available here. WBF system policy shall be followed through out the tournament.
The Brown Sticker Conventions are not allowed in the League Stage of Team of Four Event and Open Pairs events. The Pairs employing Brown Sticker Conventions in knock-out stage of team of four event must submit their convention with written defense to CTD immediately at the end of Swiss League stage. Multi 2D is allowed provided a written defense against the convention is provided to the opponents before the start of the round.
The entry fees for various events is as follows:
The total prize value is : Rs 7,72,500/-
For any assistance, please contact following persons: