Ladies trials for Venice Cup 2015December 8, 2014
The 2nd preliminary selection trial to select the ladies team for the Venice Cup 2015 (to be held in Chennai in September 2015) was held at the Gymkhana Club, New Delhi on 6th and 7th December 2014. The event was well attended with 24 pairs participating. In an all-play-all format, 9 pairs qualified to play in the final selection trial round. They will join 3 other pairs who qualified in the Mumbai selection trials held earlier. The final trials (which will qualify 3 pairs out of the 12) is tentatively scheduled to be held at Gymkhana Club, New Delhi on 11th and 12th February 2015.
The 9 qualifiers from this tournament (in order of rank) are :
1. Hema Deora & Marianne Karmarkar
2. Bharti Dey & Lakshmi Chari
3. Asha Sharma & Devi Bhatnagar
4. Snehlata Singla & Meera Bakshi
5. Beneeta Chandra & Urmil Agarwal
6. Monica Jajoo & Puja Batra
7. Rita Choksi & Lina Mayadas
8. Sherien Ryan & Sathyawathi Vasant
9. Asha Surana & Asha Mohan
Congratulations to all the qualifiers and thanks to all the players for participating.
A very big thank you to Gymkhana Club management and Mr. Kanwaljit Singh, VP (BFI) for organizing an excellent tournament.
Thanks to TC Pant for submitting the final results and deal records.
Here are the match-by-match results and deal records: