Sherman Gao of Pomona is leading the Mini-McKinney 200-300 division by a large amount: 436-275 with 3 months to go.
Om Chokriwala of Sherman Oaks has a narrow 538-518 lead in the 500-1000 division
Other D23 players ranked nationally include: Fred Upton, Bob Shore, Steve Ramos and Leo Bell.
Mike Marcucci has prepared a list of 2015 Qualifiers for the North American Pairs.
The October Bridge News is now available.
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Fred Upton, Om Chokriwala, Steve Ramos and Kevin Lane won the Spingold 1500 at the Las Vegas NABC: a 33-team 5-day knockout event limited to players with less than 1500 masterpoints.
For Fred and Om this win is their 2nd national title; they won the GNT flight C in 2013. For Steve and Kevin this Spingold 1500 victory is their first national title.
In the finals, Fred made a 31-IMP falsecard that was reported in the Daily Bulletin and on the BridgeWinners website.
Congratulations to the victors.