German 'cheating pair' and teammates stripped of medals

October 14, 2014

The German team which contained a pair accused of cheating have been stripped of the gold medals they won in the 2013 d'Orsi Seniors Trophy at the World Championships held in Bali. The World Bridge Federation have announced that the German team would be removed from the standings, with USA II elevated to gold medal winners, Poland awarded second place and France third.

The pair were accused of coughing to convey information.