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Team Lavazza dominates the Reisinger in San Francisco


ACBL Executive Director Joe Jones presents the Reisinger Trophy to the winners, Team Lavazza: Norberto Bocchi, Dennis Bilde, Antonio Sementa, Agustin Madala, Giorgio Duboin and Philippe Cronier.

The multinational squad sponsored by the deep-pocketed Italian coffee producer Lavazza gave a powerful performance in the Reisinger Board-a-Match Teams played at the Fall 2019 NABC in San
Francisco. Playing for Team Lavazza were Norberto Bocchi–Antonio Sementa, Giorgio Duboin–Philippe Cronier and Dennis Bilde–Agustin Madala. With a rotating cast of players from around the world – although typically an Italian core – the Lavazza squad is always a force to be reckoned with in top-level team events, and this particular sextet gave a master class in San Francisco in how to win a board-amatch contest.

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