CBAI versus NIBU (Sonya Britton Trophy)

Congratulations to the CBAI team led by CBAI President Pat Duff who won their annual friendly challenge match against our Northern Ireland friends NIBU at the weekend (Sonya Britton Trophy).  The Sonya Britton Trophy is an annual match between teams from the NIBU and the CBAI.  Each provides 6 teams; Open, Ladies, Officials, Masters, Intermediate A and Intermediate B.  The match venue alternates between the North and the South and is normally scheduled for the first or second weekend in August.

Final Result CBAI versus NIBU 2016

Hand Records


Our own Talented Tom Hanlon wins the ‘Gold Cup’!

Genius at Work

The prestigious English Bridge Union ‘Gold Cup’ has been won by the team of Simon Gillis, Zia Mahmood (both London), Espen Erichsen (Kent), Boye Brogeland, Espen Lindqvist & Tom Hanlon (Ireland).  This another remarkable victory for local hero Tom Hanlon – widely acknowledged as one of the best Bridge Players in the world.



CBAI Duais (Pat Duff Ardee)

Final Scores

Hand Records – Session 1

Hand Records – Session 2

Hand Records – Session 3


BEGINNERS  AND  IMPROVERS  CLASSES – starting this coming Thursday night in the Southern Hotel Sligo starting at 7.30 pm.  All Welcome





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