Posts by November 2014

Bridge & Humor: Bridge The Musical by Simon Cocheme

By Ana Roth • 30 November, 2014

Simon Cocheme

Chess (music by Bjorn and Benny of Abba, lyrics by Sir Tim Rice) was a big hit in London’s West End in 1986, although it was less of a success on Broadway in 1988.

Providence 2014: Thinking Bridge Day 3 by Eddie Kantar

By Eddie Kantar • 30 November, 2014

1958 Marshall Miles, Ivan Erdos, Eddie Kantar, Ernie Rovere and Nat Cohen

It is usually right to duck the first trick with A-x-x facing….

Fall NABC: Providence 2014; Day 3

By ACBL • 30 November, 2014

Jim Krekorian and Venkatrao Koneru

Capitalizing on a 70% game in the first final session of the Nail Life Master Pairs, Jim Krekorian and Venkatrao Koneru claimed victory…

2014 Tasa San Pablo Final: 1st Stage

By Ana Roth • 29 November, 2014

Ernesto d'Orsi

d’Orsi team finished the first stage of the final with a lead of 80 IMPs …only 32 boards to THE END…

Providence 2014: Thinking Bridge Day 2 by Eddie Kantar

By Eddie Kantar • 29 November, 2014

Eddie kantar 5

South didn’t know how he was going to get to dummy, but he wasn’t going to let a hand like this play in…

Fall NABC: Providence 2014; Day 2

By ACBL • 29 November, 2014

Joel Wooldridge

Wooldridge, Katz lead LM quals; Senior KO in round of 16; Jenkins, DeYoung set pace in Women’s Pairs; Dwyer earns Grand LM title.

Bridge & Humor: Quotes from the VU-Graph II

By Ana Roth • 29 November, 2014

Edgar Kaplan

Source: 26th BERMUDA BOWL Stockholm 1983. All comments are by Edgar Kaplan.

A mundane deal but an exciting hand by Zia Mahmood

By Zia Mahmood • 28 November, 2014

Zia Mahmood

Deals on which one side has 21 points and the other 19, with only one player having a suit as long as six cards, are not…

Providence 2014: Thinking Bridge Day 1 by Eddie Kantar

By Eddie Kantar • 28 November, 2014

Eddie Kantar

To remember: A passed hand seldom has as many as 12 HCP. If a passed hand turns up with…

Fall NABC: Providence 2014

By ACBL • 28 November, 2014

Providence NABC

Today will start the following National Championships: Nail Life Master Pairs, Baze Senior Knockout Teams y Smith LM Women’s Pairs.