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NSW State Open Pairs (incorporating the State Country Pairs)

November 23-24, 2019
NSW Bridge Association
Level 1, 162 Goulburn St, East Sydney

Session Times: Saturday 10.30am and 2.30pm, Sunday 10am and 2pm.

2019 State Open Pairs Results

2019 Spring Swiss Pairs Results


State Open Pairs Winners
Ashley Bach and Arlene Dalley


State Country Pairs Winners
Sally and Garry Clarke


Spring Swiss Pairs Winners
Warren Lazer and Pauline Gumby


State Open Pairs Runners Up
Elliott Kaplan and Nigel Rosendorff


State Country Pairs Runners Up
Bas Bolt and Ros Roworth


Spring Runners Up
Peter Gill and Peter Livesey


State Open Pairs 3rd
George Fleisher and Mathew Vadas


State Country Pairs 3rd
Michael Seldon and Chris Dibley


Spring Swiss Pairs 3rd
Fraser Rew and André Korenhof

The top 14 pairs on Saturday will qualify for the State Open Pairs Final. In addition, the top 14 pairs from the non-metropolitan clubs will qualify to a separate Country Pairs Final. (The size of the Country Final will be reduced if fewer than 14 eligible pairs are available.) Country pairs who qualify for the State Final may choose which Final they contend.

For Clubs

The NSWBA invites all affiliated clubs to conduct qualifying events for the 2019 State Open Pairs Championship.

Clubs that have already run or confirmed to run a Club Qualifying Event:

Northern 2-010 Armidale Bridge Club
Northern 2-016 Ballina Bridge Club
South & Western 2-019 Batemans Bay Bridge Club
Outer Metropolitan 2-022 Brisbane Water Bridge Club (Woy Woy)
Outer Metropolitan 2-025 Central Coast Bridge Club
Outer Metropolitan 2-036 Central Coast Leagues Club Bridge Club
Northern 2-028 Coffs Harbour Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-031 Concord Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-065 Easts Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-067 Finesse Bridge Club
South & Western 2-105 Illawarra Bridge Association
Metropolitan 2-113 Kings and Queens
Outer Metropolitan 2-133 Maitland Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-140 Manly Leagues Bridge Club
South & Western 2-146 Mollymook Bridge Club
South & Western 2-241 Moruya Bridge Club
Outer Metropolitan 2-160 Newcastle Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-120 North Shore Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-074 NSBC@Lindfield
Metropolitan 2-001 NSWBA
Metropolitan 2-210 Peninsula Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-213 Pennant Hills Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-230 Randwick Bridge Club
South & Western 2-251 Southern Highlands Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-237 St George Budapest Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-250 Strathfield Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-006 Sydney Bridge Centre
Northern 2-256 Taree Bridge Club
Outer Metropolitan 2-254 Tomaree Bridge Club Inc
Metropolitan 2-259 Trumps Bridge Club
Metropolitan 2-270 Western Suburbs Bridge Club NSW
Metropolitan 2-280 Wollstonecraft Bridge Club

If a club has run a qualifying event, but is not on the list, please contact the NSWBA.


Pairs that have not qualified via an affiliated club will be accepted into the Final at a cost of $120 per pair. They may enter by ringing the NSWBA Office (02) 9264 8111 or enter on-line via the NSWBA website:

Online Entry

All enquiries to Wing Roberts at the NSWBA Office
Phone: (02) 9264 8111

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