During the course of the Championships, our roving editor, Christina Lund-Madsen, will be publishing interviews with some of the players - many very well known but some lesser known - to find out why they play bridge, and how they feel about the challenge of playing in a World Championship.

Click on the links below to read the articles, which will be published in PDF format:

Migry Zur-Campanile
The New Brogeland
Steve Weinstein - USA
Marion Michielsen - Netherlands
Sneh Lata Singla - Meera Bakshi - India
Judith Gartaganis - Canada
Catherine d'Ovidio - France
Bas Drijver - Netherlands
Louk Verhees and Ricco van Prooijen - Netherlands
Bauke Muller – Simon De Wijs - Netherlands