Schapiro Spring Foursomes this weekend; seedings announced

The Schapiro Spring Foursomes takes place this weekend in Stratford upon Avon, with 55 teams competing in one of the most prestigious events on the EBU calendar.

The seedings for the event are now available, with England's Alexander Allfrey, David Bakhshi, Mike Bell, Tony Forrester, David Gold & Andrew Robson receiving the number 1 seed. The first draw is also available.

14 nationalities are represented in the event, with many elite international players vying for the title. Play starts on Friday evening, and uses a double elimination format, with the final taking place on Tuesday evening. There will be coverage on Bridge Base Online on Monday and Tuesday.