Posts by January 2014

CsbNews.org interviews Agustin Madala

By ferlema • 31 January, 2014

Agustin Madala enero 2014

Fernando Lema, exclusively for CsbNews.org, yesterday January 30, interviewed Agustin Madala, the World Champion for Italy and …

Bridge History: The 4th Suit Forcing

By Ana Roth • 31 January, 2014

The Theory of Bidding

Norman Squire formaly introduced the Fourth Suit to the public in 1957, in his book, The Theory of Bidding. This is an abstract of an original article he wrote in 1948.

Rate the Alternatives by Eric Kokish

By Eric Kokish • 31 January, 2014

Eric Kokish, Donna Compton & Eric Rodwell

This exercise is adapted from a book by French internationalist Michel Lebel. Let us know whether you enjoy this format. Foto: Eric Kokish, Donna Compton & Eric Rodwell by Peg Kaplan

The WBFand BBO present the 8th WBF Womes’s Bridge Festival Online

By ferlema • 30 January, 2014

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Our WBF/BBO Women’s Bridge Festival online is now in its 8th edition: 7 to 13 April 2014. Foto: Anna Maria Torlontano, Chairman, WBF Women’s Committee

Bridge Road Warriors 2014 # 8

By GS Jade Barrett • 30 January, 2014

Jade and Anna

Playing tournament bridge takes its toll on athletes of all levels.

Third Hand Play on Partner’s Queen Lead by Eric Kokish

By Eric Kokish • 30 January, 2014

Bob Hamman and Eric Kokish by Peg Kaplan

Against a notrump contract, the lead of the queen is from QJ10, QJ9, AQJ with or without extended length. Bob Hamman and Eric Kokish by Peg Kaplan

Promoting Tricks in Defence Part III by Terence Reese

By Terence Reese • 30 January, 2014

Terence Reese

In the handling of the trump suit itself there are numerous ways in which defenders can come to extra tricks.

Interview with Udi Friedlander by Sylvie Pelossof

By Ana Roth • 30 January, 2014

Udi Friedlander

Udi you are one of the top Israeli players with a very promising future, how and when did you start playing Bridge?

Bridge & Humor: The Winner on Loser Coup

By Ana Roth • 30 January, 2014

Bridge Cartoon 7 esp

‘Ah, the lesser known Winner on Loser Coup’, I commented once, when my most regular partner …

Bridge Road Warriors 2014 # 7

By GS Jade Barrett • 29 January, 2014

GS Jade Barrett, Bermuda Bridge Association President Rachael Gosling, ACBL President Phyllis Harlan

Every great non-profit organization requires great people to dedicate their time. Foto (credit Ted Gosling) : GS Jade Barrett, Bermuda Bridge Association President Rachael Gosling, ACBL President Phyllis Harlan