35th International Open Bridge Festival will be held immediatly after the Balkan Bridge Championship . Open to all.
Organizers > Bulgarian Bridge federation, Municipality of Stara Zagora and bridge club @ Stara Zagora
Teams from players from England, Romania, Greece, USA, Serbia, FYROM, Turkey, Croatia, Bulgaria participate.
Format > Prior to play teams will be registered in two groups of eight. Round Robin of 9 rounds in 8 boards matches will be played in a single session without seating changes or comparing. After Round Robin stage will be created three groups of four teams and one group of six teams each according to the ranking. Two more rounds knock-outs in 12 boards matches will be played against opponents from the other group and 3 more Danish matches of 8 boards each in the last group.