The teams remaining were originally ranked 1,2,3... and 20 of 23 entrants. 1,2,3 had byes to the QF and all won by at least 73, though #1 Nickell's match was close most of the way. This is a completely neutral report :-).
In "real life" I'm an associate professor in economics at the Kellogg school (Northwestern), specializing in game theory. In my other life, I spend way too much time with bridge hands swirling in my brain -- maybe this outlet will help cure my condition! I hope you enjoy.