The 14th Red Bull World Bridge Series was held in Sanya, Hainan, China from 10th to 25th October 2014 hosted by the Chinese Contract Bridge Association in cooperation with Sanya City and Beijing Lianzhong Co., Ltd.
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The first week saw the Mixed Teams Championships, followed by the Mixed Pairs.
The Mixed Teams was won by Team SALVO: Anita Sinclair - Captain, Sabine Auken, , Zia Mahmood, Marion Michielsen, Roy Welland, Nafiz Zorlu pictured right.
The Silver Medal went to Team GEELY AUTOMATIC: Shen Yue Gui Captain., Wen Fei Wang Coach, Shen Yue Gui , Liping Wang , Jianming Dai , Yu Zhang , Lixin Yang , Hongli Wang
Joint Bronze medals were awarded to Team SAIC Rong Huang Captain, Jihong Hu Coach, Mao Yuan Hu , Zejun Zhuang , Weimin Wang , Wen Fei Wang , Yi Qian Liu , Yong Mei Zhou and Team ROSSARD: Martine Rossard , Jerzy Romanowski , Danielle Avon , Jean-Michel Voldoire , Wojciech Gawel , Grazyna Brewiak , Martine Rossard Captain
The Mixed Pairs which followed was won by Kerri Sanborn and Jie Zhao (USA-China) pictured left, with the silver medal going to Jacek Pszzola and Mieke Wortel (USA – Netherlands) and Nan Wang playing with Bangxiang Zhang (China) took the Bronze Medal. The B Final was won by Ronnie Barr and Eldad Ginossar (Israel)
Three world champions were crowned in Sanya on Thursday 23rd October, as the Polish team led by Marcin Mazurkiewicz (Piotr Gawrys, Stanislaw Golebiowski, Krzysztof Jassem, Michal Klukowski, Marcin Mazurkiewicz, Wlodzimierz Starkowski, Marcin Mazurkiewicz) pictured below left soundly defeated Monaco to win the Rosenblum Cup (Open Teams), the Lynn Baker team (Lynn Baker, Karen McCallum , Sally Brock , Nicola Smith , Meike Wortel , Marion Michielsen , Cenk Tuncok Captain) pictured below centre, beat China Red for the McConnell Cup (Women’s) and the Reese Milner squad (Reese Milner , Hemant Lall , Apolinary Kowalski , Michel Bessis , Jacek Romanski , Philippe Cronier) pictured below right defeated Jim Sternberg and company in the Rand Senior Teams.
In the Open Pairs, Ehud Friedlander and Inon Liran took the Gold Medal, Jacek Kalita and Michal Nowosadzki the Silver and Cedric Lorenzini and Thomas Bessis the Bronze
In the Women's Pairs the Gold medal went to Liu Shu and Zhou Tao, the Silver to Huang Yan and Gan Lin and the Bronze to Kristina Wahyu Murniati and Suci Amita Dewi
In the Senior Pairs Eddy M F Manoppo and Henky Lasut won Gold, Reese Milner and Hemant Lall the Silver and Apolinary Kowalski and Jacek Romanski the Bronze Medals.