Update on the Institute for Bridge Arbitration

Mark Friedlander   ~  

23 January 2023 08:02

Since my status report on the Institute for Bridge Arbitration (“IBA”) last month, there has been an important pivot in policy and a lot of progress.  The pivot is that the American Arbitration A. […]

Ace of Trumps

Kit Woolsey   ~  

22 January 2023 17:17

In a round-robin match in the Senior World Championships, you face some high-level decisions with a good hand. Both vul, South deals. As South, you hold: A 1!S opening followed. […]

Fredin Wins

Alt Invitational   ~  

21 January 2023 16:28

Martin Cantor reports:   Fredin (Peter Fredin, Alon Apteker, Johan Sylvan, Marten Gustawsson, Neville Eber, Hennie Fick) won the first Alt event of 2023, having led the field at the end of each round. […]

IBPA Yeh Bros Best Bid Hand of the Year 2022

Paul Gipson   ~  

27 December 2022 11:48

The International Bridge Press Association (IBPA) annual awards include categories for people, bidding, defence and play.This year the award for the Best Bid Hand of the Year went to Alex and I for ou. […]

A missed opportunity

Paul Gipson   ~  

7 November 2022 15:09

I've been playing, not very successfully, in the English Premier League over the last couple of months.I think this hand from match 21 is a good example of the difference between a reasonable player p. […]

Camrose Trials 2022 this weekend

Eamon Galligan   ~  

29 October 2022 12:17

 This weekend Oct 29-31 CBAI hosts the Camrose Trials. 9 teams have entered and will do a round robin to eliminate the 5 lowest scoring teams Teams 3 and 9 will progress to the Final 4 round robin.. […]

Spider bridge

Phasmid   ~  

8 October 2022 15:06

Of course, you've heard the story about Robert the Bruce and the spider. Twice the spider failed to connect its web, but succeeded on the third try. That spider and, thus inspired, Robert the Bruce, r. […]

Peter Pigot hosts a Good Players Bridge Game starting Tues Oct 11th on BBO

Eamon Galligan   ~  

5 October 2022 10:46

 To book your slot please revert by return email or text (00-353-86-8146230) and I'll send you the links and instructions next Tuesday 11th at 10am.Good Players Bridge Game with Expert Analysis forum. […]

The return of the BBO InterCity League

Paul Gipson   ~  

23 September 2022 14:51

Last Wednesday saw the return of the BBO InterCity League for its 38th edition. With two editions a year it has been running almost as long as BBO itself.EDINBURGH are participating again as I run a t. […]


Jannes   ~  

12 September 2022 11:47

Hi all, I guess it’s about time to write some stories. My office chair, though while comfortable for occassionally lurking on BBO, has been exchanged for more and more frequent live action with real. […]