Brk Memorial Trophy

In the memory of Miljenko Brkljačić Brk, late organizer of Pula bridge festivals, great player, teacher  and promoter of bridge in Croatia, we award crystal trophy to the best player in five consecutive years at Main Pairs event (Brk’s Pairs).

Winner of the 1st Brk Memorial Trophy: Goran Radišić of Serbia

Propositions: The trophy will be awarded to the player with greatest sum of percentages in years 2017-2021. If player does not participate one year he gets 50% for that year, and still can compete. The trophy will be awarded at victory ceremony of 60th International Pula bridge festival, in 2021.

Congratulations to first winner of Brk crystal trophy – Goran Radišić

Place Player 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Total
1 Goran Radisic 51,55 65,28 57,81 63,24 56,63 294,51
2 Dimitraki Zipovski 50,29 65,28 57,81 63,24 56,63 293,25
3 Josef Simon 58,77 66,73 56,34 59,1 50 290,94
4 Steve de Roos 64,68 56,64 56,73 55,77 53,73 287,55
5 Steven de Donder 64,68 56,64 56,73 55,77 53,73 287,55
6 Jerzy Skwark 56,59 62,2 54,65 54,43 59,14 287,01
7 Gergely Dombi 50 60,1 63,15 54,44 53,62 281,31
8 Zoltan Zsak 53,56 62,14 56,37 55,85 50 277,92
9 Gabor Macskasy 50 60,1 63,15 54,44 50 277,69
10 Sara Cividin 56,8 58,45 56 52,96 53,06 277,27
11 Vedran Zoric 56,93 57,4 53,99 52,16 56,48 276,96
12 Krzysztof Gora 59,85 53,44 57,9 53,82 50 275,01
13 Peter Lakatos 56,76 53,63 53,41 57,54 53,62 274,96
14 Csaba Czimer 57,99 49,83 53,08 52,95 60,66 274,51
15 Goran Borevkovic 54,28 58,37 56,74 54,35 50,63 274,37
16 Brigitta Fischer 51,93 60,62 52,97 58,61 50 274,13
17 Kiril Marinovski 48,63 57,4 59,91 57,26 50,63 273,83
18 Grzegorz Superson 53,7 51,42 50,98 58,16 59,13 273,39
19 Gabor Winkler 56,76 53,63 50,53 60,53 50 271,45
20 Branko Refi 54,28 58,37 56,74 51,72 50 271,11
21 Aleksandar Kaludercic 57,43 54,56 52,88 56,07 50 270,94
22 Faruk Masic 57,43 58,98 53,2 51,22 50 270,83
23 Benedict Handley Pritchard 51,39 54,09 56,62 52,16 54,23 268,49
24 Davor Blazencic 56,79 53,81 53,72 48 55,24 267,56
25 Davor Rase 56,79 53,81 53,72 48 55,24 267,56
26 Marina Pilipovic 56,93 50,32 53,99 56,13 50 267,37
27 Miroslaw Milaszewski 55,84 55,03 54,65 54,43 47,18 267,13
28 Tim Verbeek 57,69 55,15 53,99 49,4 50 266,23
29 Slobodan Simic 55,28 51,43 55,7 54,46 49,23 266,1
30 Andrea Stankovic 55,67 54,86 49,21 56,34 50 266,08
31 Srdjan Katusic 55,25 57,47 54 48,76 50,47 265,95
32 Tomislav Sasek 49,31 55,5 55,02 50,67 54,23 264,73
33 Luka Dondivic 55,67 54,86 49,21 56,34 48,62 264,7
34 Manuela Viezzoli 56,28 54,56 51,82 51,79 49,99 264,44
35 Roberto Zaleri 56,28 54,56 51,82 51,79 49,99 264,44
36 Igor Novosel 50,41 58,98 53,2 51,22 50,62 264,43
37 Igor Novosel 50,41 58,98 53,2 51,22 50,62 264,43
38 Jan Blajda 53,7 51,42 50,98 58,16 50 264,26
39 Agnieszka Pietrzyk 49,21 53,1 57,9 53,82 50 264,03
40 Drazen Martinovic 50,41 54,56 52,88 56,07 50 263,92
41 Aleksander Poznysz 51,72 51,95 50,09 59,64 50,03 263,43
42 Zbigniew Ciereszko 51,72 51,95 50,09 59,64 50,03 263,43
43 Istvan Gero 52,2 57,36 51,65 52,08 50 263,29
44 Andrzej Bunikowski 56,36 47,43 53,69 55,35 50 262,83
45 Marta Janeczek 56,36 47,43 53,69 55,35 50 262,83
46 Grzegorz Lewaciak 54,62 57,25 47,76 52,69 50 262,32
47 Renata Muller 51,92 43,63 55,83 57,28 53,21 261,87
48 Marek Jaworski 49,65 50,14 54,39 48,32 59,13 261,63
49 Fulvio Milic 50,47 54,57 51,77 52,36 51,41 260,58
50 Karlo Brguljan 49,31 55,5 55,02 50,67 50 260,5
51 Otakar Svoboda 56,24 49,25 53,84 48,17 52,86 260,36
52 Petr Bahnik 56,24 49,25 53,84 48,17 52,86 260,36
53 Zbynek Lauer 55,86 44,06 52,22 57,4 50 259,54
54 Tomasz Klys 55,45 49,66 48,51 55,82 50 259,44
55 Bogdan Rasula 55,87 52,27 50,62 44,29 55,91 258,96
56 Joze Sadar 55,87 52,27 50,62 44,29 55,91 258,96
57 Georgi Hristov 48,63 52,47 56,79 50,15 50 258,04
58 Andrzej Hycnar 50,92 48,35 55,5 53,13 50 257,9
59 Simon Weinberger 48,29 50,16 50,65 58,74 50 257,84
60 Martin Jentsch 48,13 54 49,8 54,65 50 256,58
61 Eva Bahnikova 51,9 45,81 49,12 54,59 53,71 255,13
62 Paula Svobodova 51,9 45,81 49,12 54,59 53,71 255,13
63 Wlodzimierz Buze 46,76 59,01 47,34 50,3 49,81 253,22
64 Gyorgy Marjai 48,73 50,33 49,42 54,21 50 252,69
65 Laszlo Honti 54,2 47,77 52,67 47,55 50 252,19
66 Stanislaw Pajak 46,22 50,58 51,85 49,22 54,26 252,13
67 Ilse Betina Artmer 47,92 50,63 49,2 50,19 53,71 251,65
68 Halina Swiech 48,07 50,48 50,36 52,36 50 251,27
69 Daniele Tam 49,77 46,8 50,31 52,13 50 249,01
70 Ercole Martini 49,77 46,8 50,31 52,13 50 249,01
71 Marek Pietrzak 49,38 44,68 46,68 52,47 54,96 248,17
72 Karl Wartlick 56,5 50,14 41,95 48,71 50 247,3
73 Lech Sados 48,82 51,78 46,68 46,53 53,45 247,26
74 Ewa Beldzik 46,22 46,38 56,3 47,38 50 246,28
75 Michal Igla 46,22 46,38 56,3 47,38 50 246,28
76 Aleksandra Jesenicnik 48,58 53,22 46,48 50,91 46,74 245,93
77 Tolja Orac 48,58 53,22 46,48 50,91 46,74 245,93
78 Ulrich Staber 49,29 50,14 46,92 48,71 50 245,06
79 Renata Wajdowicz 48,87 51,07 41,05 53,13 50 244,12
80 Csaba Raduly 42,5 49,3 51,65 50,39 50 243,84
81 Fabio Zenari 57,41 47,88 41,51 46,58 50 243,38
82 Silvia Urbani 57,41 47,88 41,51 46,58 50 243,38
83 Jurica Maricic 44,15 49,31 50,18 47,4 50,61 241,65
84 Miro Tesla 49,61 23,94 51,04 56,65 58,57 239,81
85 Petra Poloskei 48,47 46,81 45,72 50,39 47,3 238,69
86 Eva Csiby 43,91 45,32 51,55 48,98 48,92 238,68
87 Helmut Lena 50,51 47,74 46,5 46,68 46,55 237,98
88 Jurica Caric 48,88 25,42 53,58 56,32 51,6 235,8
89 Alexander Budaev 42,3 42,88 54,01 46,96 48,76 234,91
90 Georg Weisz 43,95 47,74 46,5 46,68 50 234,87
91 Tamara Charkow 48,29 49,03 48,56 44,39 44,39 234,66
92 Janusz Bachrach 49,4 45,47 47,19 45,66 46,27 233,99
93 Zoran Kvajo 42,07 43,87 46,66 51,1 50 233,7
94 Leszek Pecherzewski 49,5 45,41 42,95 44,39 51,05 233,3
95 Fritz Kubak 50,63 42,4 42,34 50,19 46,91 232,47
96 Aleksandar Mikic 45,4 50,56 47,56 43,39 43,39 230,3
97 Slavica Bjedov 39,65 51,03 44,25 43,39 49,48 227,8
98 Anneke van der Meer 46,45 45,32 41,42 51,72 41,04 225,95
99 Zdzislaw Baryla 43,35 46,01 46,96 41,42 47,88 225,62
100 Maria Krasowska 48,07 50,48 44,77 41,02 41,02 225,36

The winner of the festival

Every year we give special prize and a colossal cup to the best player of the festival. Tournament committee chooses the best player accordingly to the results at all 6 events.  Special price is usually free stay for 8 days for the next year.

Sandra Tomljanović – the best player of tournament 2014

Franz Terraneo – the best player of tournament 2013

(On the left) Steven de Donder – the best player of tournament 2012
(On the right) Michael Nowosadsky – the best player of the tournament 2009, 2010, 2011

Lara Tiara

In the memory of Lara Ruso we award best lady at Mixed pairs with perpetual crystal tiara.

Lara Mix Pairs tournament – perpetual crystal tiara


Winers of Lara Mix Pairs tournament – 2014, Dimitar Kapitanski & Kremena Kapitanski

Świeży cup

Swierzy cup is awarded in the memory of Józef Świeży, late promoter of Pula bridge festival in Poland. Polish pair closest to 50% at main pairs event get this special prize.

Winers of year 2012 – Jan Sucharkiewicz and Jerzy Ujma

Fair play prize

Fair play prize is awarded if Tournament committee gets a report on fair play and confirms it.