This is definitely Women’s week. Last weekend the England Women’s team were triumphant in the Lady Milne Trophy (the Home International Championship), this weekend they are in action again, this time in an invitation tournament in the city of Canakkale in Turkey, the tournament being the International Gelibolu Peace Cup. Six teams are taking part in the event. As well as the England Women’s team, there are teams representing France, Germany, South Africa,Turkey and a team representing the City of Canakkale. The teams will play a round robin of 20 board matches. Each round one feature match will be broadcast on Bridge Base Online.
The match timings are:-
Fri 18 Apr 10:30 Round 1
Fri 18 Apr 14:30 Round 2
Sat 19 Apr 12:00 Round 3
Sat 19 Apr 16:00 Round 4
Sun 20 Apr 07:30 Round 5
You can download Bridge Base Online from their website http://online.bridgebase.com/ or view it without downloading anything , from the BBOTV website http://www.bbotv.com/vugraph/
The team representing the England Women is Heather Dhondy, Nevena Senior, Susan Stockdale, Fiona Brown and Sarah Teshome.
Information about the tournament can be found on the tournament website http://www.tbricfed.org.tr/docs/Gelibolu-PeaceCup2008.htm