After the Opening Ceremony and Reception at University of Antwerp “Hof van Liere” on Friday October 29 a Welcome Pairs Tournament were organized. For this
tournament also local Antwerp bridge players were invited, who will not participate in the main event. 12 couples competed in six rounds of 4 boards per round. Six rounds have determined the winners of the PCU Bridge Trophy’s first day:
🥇 Koenraad Keignaert & Magerman Geert
🥈 Depauw Frederic & Goubert Joost
🥉 Peeters Ivan & Volcke Philippe
Results of Welcome Pairs Tournament are available here.