BOLOGNA, Italy - In the yearly Italian Itinerant Competition, Valentina Valentino takes 1st place with 14 table points and 533 points, edging out Marco Montebelli's 410 points in at 2nd, and Marco Lorenzi in 3rd.

Jos Dermout

LEUVEN, Belgium - The first ‘Red Lotus’ tournament in Belgium today is won by Belgian player Jos Dermout. 44 players participated in this event, mainly from Belgium itself and its neighboring countries Germany, France and the Netherlands.

Podium of the 4th San Gimignano Tournament.

SAN GIMIGNANO, Italy - Caroline Arnoud from France today has won the Italian San Gimignano Tournament. Runner-up was Elena Ushakova from Russia. Best Italian player was Marco Montebelli who ended in third position. Serena Porrati takes home first place in the Vino Veritas competition, followed by Marco Montebelli and Ombretta Tassinari.

Podum of Gurk 2016.

GURK, Austria - By winning the Carinthian Open MCR Tournament today, Italian player Marco Montebelli at the same time became the winner of the Gourmet Cup. Elisabeth Frischenschlager ended on the first place of the Austrian Championship Race. It is the second victory for Montebelli within a short time; earlier this month he won the First Madrid Open.

Swedish Champion Emma Fahlström.

MALMÖ, Sweden - Hosted by Malmö Mahjong Association, at Spelens Hus in Malmö, the 2016 Swedish Mahjong Open took place, and the winner was Timur Hahn from Germany, second came Sebastian Lavallée from Denmark, and third from Sweden (and therefore Swedish Champion) Emma Fahlström.