Alla Reisinger, la competizione regina del National Americano d’Autunno, in corso in questi giorni a Denver, stanno partecipando 48 formazioni. L’ACBL ha appena reso definitivo l’elenco delle squadre qualificate.

Al termine della prima giornata di gioco, le prime 20 accedono alla fase successiva (le qualificate sono indicate con la lettera Q).

Fra gli italiani ancora in gara:

Antonio Sementa (team Zimmermann)
Alfredo VersaceLorenzo Lauria (team Cayne)
Andrea MannoIrene Baroni (team Moorthy)

Abbandonano invece la competizione la squadra Lavazza, con Norberto Bocchi, Massimiliano Di Franco e Giorgio Duboin e Giuseppe Delle Cave (squadra Shugart).

1 – 2 Q 34.00 Bart Bramley Greg Hinze Sartaj Hans Peter David, Gill Ross Grabel Howard Weinstein
1 – 2 Q 34.00 Michael Becker Aubrey Strul Richard Coren Michael Kamil Tarek Sadek Walid Elahmady
3 – Q 33.00 Martin Fleisher Chip Martel Roy Welland Sabine Auken Brad Moss Joe Grue
4 – 5 Q 32.50 Paul Fireman Gavin Wolpert Vincent Demuy John Kranyak Joel Wooldridge John Hurd
4 – 5 Q 32.50 Mark Gordon Pratap Rajadhyaksha David Berkowitz Jacek Pszczola Michael Rosenberg Alan Sontag
6 – 8 Q 32.00 Martin De Knijff Peter Fredin Mathias Bruun Knut Blakset
6 – 8 Q 32.00 Andy Hung Liam Milne Kaare Gjaldbaek Anders Hagen
6 – 8 Q 32.00 Vytautas V Vainikonis Piotr Zatorski Wojtek Olafski Boguslaw Gierulski Jerzy Skrzypczak Ron Pachtmann
9 – Q 30.50 Pierre Zimmerman Franck Multon Geir Helgemo Tor Helness Antonio Sementa
10 – 12 Q 29.50 Peter Bertheau Daniel Zagorin Bas Drijver Sjoert Brink
10 – 12 Q 29.50 Jessica Hayman Per-Ola Cullin Carlos Hoyos Jorge Barrera
10 – 12 Q 29.50 Vinita Gupta Billy Miller Dennis Bilde Morten Bilde Cedric Lorenzini Jean Quantin
13 – 15 Q 29.00 Drew Becker Stephen McConnell Ari Greenberg Li-Chung Chen
13 – 15 Q 29.00 Jeff Ford Kim Eng Michael Ring Michael Christensen
13 – 15 Q 29.00 Leslie Amoils Tom Hanlon Erik Berg Steffen Simonsen
16 – Q 28.50 Nick Nickell Ralph Katz Jeff Meckstroth Eric Rodwell Robert Levin Steve Weinstein
17 – 18 Q 28.00 Kirubakara Moorthy Arun Bapat Andrea Manno Irene Baroni
17 – 18 Q 28.00 James Cayne Michael Seamon Alfredo Versace Lorenzo Lauria
19 – Q 27.50 Jared Lilienstein Michael Polowan Ilan Herbst Ophir Herbst Tom Townsend Brian Glubok
20 – 21 Q 27.00 Uday Ivatury Christal Henner Fred Gitelman Sheri Winestock
20 – 21 27.00 Lew Stansby Kit Woolsey Fred Stewart Jo Anna Stansby
22 26.50 Migry Zur Campanile Adam Wildavsky Richard Pavlicek Jim Munday
23 – 25 26.00 Franco Baseggio Howard Liu Craig Ganzer Robert Brady
23 – 25 26.00 Zia Mahmood Giorgio Duboin Norberto Bocchi Alejandro Bianchedi Massimiliano Di Franco
23 – 25 26.00 Gaylor Kasle Larry Kozlove John Schermer Neil Chambers Christian Jolly Oren Kriegel
26 25.50 Ji Chen Fu Zhong Jie Li Jing Liu Simon De Wijs Bauke Muller
27 – 28 25.00 Richard Schwartz Allan Graves Huub Bertens Daniel Korbel Boye Brogeland Espen Lindqvist
27 – 28 25.00 Robert Todd Peggy Ware Spencer Jones Garth Yettick
29 – 31 24.50 Monique Smith Merril Hirsh John Pendergrass Richard McCombs
29 – 31 24.50 Jeffrey Wolfson Neil Silverman Gary Cohler Billy Cohen Eldad Ginossar Jack Zhao
29 – 31 24.50  J-f Allix Joanna Neve Vanessa Reess Wilfried Libbrecht
32 – 33 24.00 Andrew Rosenthal Aaron Silverstein Thomas Bessis Frederic Volcker Jan Jansma Chris Willenken
32 – 33 24.00 Walter Schuster Jovanka Smederevac Alexander Wernle Ulrike Schuster
34 23.84 Jim Mahaffey Bob Hamman Sam Lev Roger Lee Piotr Gawrys Michal Klukowski
35 – 37 23.50 John McAllister Christina Madsen Owen Lien Zachary Brescoll
35 – 37 23.50 Karen McCallum Jan Van Cleeff Kerri Sanborn Stephen Sanborn William Ehlers Victor King
35 – 37 23.50 Patricia Tucker Kevin Collins Alexander Ornstein Eugene Saxe Larry Sealy
38 – 39 22.50 Walter Lee Alex Perlin Jonathan Weinstein Josh Sher
38 – 39 22.50 Ken Bercuson Ron Rubin Wojciech Gawel Rafal Jagniewski
40 22.00 John Diamond Brian Platnick Geoff Hampson Eric Greco Justin Lall Kevin Bathurst
41 21.50 Rozanne Pollack William Pollack Robert Blanchard Shane Blanchard
42 20.50 Sedat Dinc Haldun Civginer Levent Imamoglu Omer Ekinci Okay Gur
43 20.00 Piotr Gawron Kris Klamut Donald Vancil Lutz Dohnert
44 19.50 William Brackett Vincent Bates Paul Flanders Jim Johnson
45 19.00 Bryan Delfs Jennifer Chalfan Linda Marshall Steven Schatzow
46 18.50 Ai-Tai Lo Zizhuo Wang Daniel Gerstman William Pettis Steve Robinson Peter Boyd
47 17.50 Rita Shugart David Gold Kevin Castner Rodrigo Garcia Da Rosa Giuseppe Delle Cave
48 13.50 Wesley Suzuki Bette Mathews Lynne Marley Craig Wakefield