Israeli bridge team 311.
(photo credit: Courtesy)
Israel claimed the World Youth Team Bridge Championships in Philadelphia last
month, winning the Ortiz-Patiño Trophy, symbol of supremacy at world youth
bridge, by beating France in the final of the Junior series for players up to 26
Israel’s team was comprised of Eliran Agrelazi, Eran Assaraf, Alon
Birman, Lotan Fisher, Ron Schwartz and Bar Tarnovski and was led by non-playing
captain Gilad Ofir.
The World Youth Team Championships took place during the
13th edition of the World Bridge Series Championships, the world’s biggest and
most complex bridge competition, held quadrennially.