Trick 12 Decision

Kit Woolsey   ~  

24 June 2017 04:54

In a semi-final match in the Senior trials for USA2, you have a chance to employ one of your specialty sequences. N-S vul, South deals. As North, you hold: 1!D: 11-15, 2+ diamon. […]

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXV: Greed Strikes Out

poorfrank   ~  

20 June 2017 10:02

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXV: Greed Strikes Out By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com A good way to increase your score in contract bridge is by doubling their contract. And this can be. […]

Double Take

Eamon Galligan   ~  

20 June 2017 07:36

This afternoon I was having a look at the results in the European Open Bridge championships.I looked at Open Pairs and spotted our men Hanlon and Carroll in 209th place of about 240 entrants ..I spott. […]

Plane Crash or Carrot disease ..Board 19 of last 16

Eamon Galligan   ~  

20 June 2017 03:37

Yesterday while reviewing the Moran Team exit from the Euro Open Teams I noted the loss of 14 imps on Board 19 in the 2nd half of the match. Given MORAN last the match by about 5 or 6 imps this was a. […]

Ugly Call

Kit Woolsey   ~  

19 June 2017 19:51

In a semi-final match in the Senior Trials for USA2, you must find the best approach with a mis-fitting hand. None vul, South deals. As South, you hold: If you judge to not open. […]

European Open Teams 2017

Eamon Galligan   ~  

19 June 2017 05:57

Yesterday Sunday saw the 2 Irish Ladies teams bow out of the European Ladies Teams with barely a whimper. CASADOMA from the Wicklow area managed one victory over the bottom team to end up in 27th plac. […]

Things That Really Matter To Executive

Howard Bigot-Johnson   ~  

16 June 2017 10:09

THINGS THAT REALLY MATTER TO EXECUTIVE OFFICERS OF BRIDGE GOVERNING BODIES....( Article by Carp ) Listed of course in rank order of importance : ┬áConducting their meetings and all other business behi. […]

Three Recent Deals

Oren Kriegel   ~  

14 June 2017 20:58

I haven't had much time to write lately, but here are three problems from recent tournaments. The first is from San Diego in April, and the others are from Cincinnati last week. IMPs throughout. Click. […]

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXIV: The Unlikely Becomes Routine

poorfrank   ~  

13 June 2017 11:55

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXIV: The Unlikely Becomes Routine By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Team Porcupine has always been known for turning the unlikely into the mundane. Not many. […]

Bridge Books Worth Having A Peek

Howard Bigot-Johnson   ~  

10 June 2017 08:45

BRIDGE BOOKS WORTH HAVING A PEEK AT.......( Says Pun ) When As Stand By You Are To Partner A New Female Member...........Greta Warmley I Play Bridge Like A Ruthless Psychopathic Highly Advanced Robot.. […]