GUWAHATI, July 5 – The first Prize-Money Contract Bridge Championship (Pair) organised by the Guwahati Bridge Society, concluded at Pandu today.
The First prize of Rs 10,000 was won by Hemanta Sharma -Jayanta Roy Choudhury while the second prize (Rs 7,000) went to Khitish Chakraborty-Kishor Hazarika. The third prize of Rs 5,000 was won by Sushil Dutta-KL Paul duo.
Altogether 34 pairs took part in the day-long championship where a total prize-money of Rs 25,000 was at stake.
This is for the first time that such a tournament was organised in Pandu area and the competition will be a regular event, said the president of the Guwahati Bridge Society Kamalesh Chakraborty.