Cork Bridge Congress Weekend and Blanchman video

Eamon Galligan   ~  

19 January 2019 11:44

Meanwhile down in Cork they also play bridge but the Bossman is in town with his Irish paassport. Hopefully he took time for a haircut before his arrival. Bossman failed to keep it going in the Mixed. […]

Curtis Cheek Wins 2019 Lazard Sportsmanship Award

Bridge Winners   ~  

18 January 2019 22:25

{profile_link curtis-cheek}Curtis Cheek{endlink} has been named the 2019 recipient of the Sidney H. Lazard Jr. Sportsmanship award. The Sportsman Award was established by Sidney Lazard in honor of. […]

Maurice Quinn Trophy 2019

Eamon Galligan   ~  

18 January 2019 10:52

Last night in Malahide Regional Bridge Club we had the first session of the Maurice Quinn Trophy.Generally the hands are racey. However herself did not like them as she spent the night looking for the. […]

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXVI: Wrong Play Archie

poorfrank   ~  

15 January 2019 17:46

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXVI: Wrong Play Archie By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Poor Frank and Lucky Archie were at it again just the other night at the local duplicate club.   The. […]

Develop Tricks

Kit Woolsey   ~  

13 January 2019 08:01

In a quarter-final match in the Senior trials, you have to find the best competitive move when partner's weak NT opener is overcalled. None vul, West deals. As South, you hold: . […]

Premier Pairs after 70 and how not to play bridge

Eamon Galligan   ~  

11 January 2019 08:39

Yesteerday morning I played a Bridgebase online challenge against Donegalman and it did not go well. I performed about 4 methods of not playing bridge. I got doubled in 4S on a partscore board and los. […]

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXV: Poor Frank’s Agony

poorfrank   ~  

8 January 2019 16:59

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXV: Poor Frank’s Agony By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Readers will recall that Jack Leeder recently went from ecstasy to agony to ecstasy and finally back. […]

Putting it to You

Kit Woolsey   ~  

6 January 2019 08:01

In a quarter-final match in the Senior trials, you have a marginal game drive opposite partner's opening bid. Both vul, South deals. As North, you hold: Some possible convention. […]

Happy New Year

Paul Gipson   ~  

2 January 2019 16:43

Season’s Greetings, Happy Holidays, and All the Best for a Prosperous New Year to all my readers.The new year starts with a glut of bridge. On Friday 4 January the 2019 Home International Series sta. […]

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXIV: The Mystery of the Ten of Diamonds

poorfrank   ~  

1 January 2019 17:56

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CLXIV: The Mystery of the Ten of Diamonds By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   Poor Frank was on the verge of winning just the other night at the local duplicate. […]