Posts by May 2015

The Right Technique by James Jacoby

By Ana Roth • 31 May, 2015

Jacoby, Jim (Small)

Right technique rewarded in Par Bridge Championship

John Collings – the British Giant by Chris Dixon (GBR)

By Ana Roth • 31 May, 2015

Priday y  Dixon

John was the dealer at game all, opponents having 40 part score. Priday & Dixon

Bridge & Humor: Just Among Us Girls II

By Ana Roth • 31 May, 2015

ladies playing bridge

Four Catholic ladies are playing bridge. After a break they are discussing how important their children are.

Caution, Genius at Work: Julian Klukowski by Brian Senior

By Ana Roth • 31 May, 2015

Julian Klulowski

Sometimes one can see a good line of play for a contract but, by delaying the critical play as long as possible one may gain sufficient information to come up with something even better.

Canadian Bridge Championships 2015

By Ana Roth • 31 May, 2015

Canada Champs

Miles Team wins CNTC-A and will have the chance to represent Canada in the next Bermuda Bowl. Carruthers Team wins CSTC and will represent Canada in Chennai 2015 in the d’Orsi Cup

Responding to the invitation by Bobby Wolff

By Ana Roth • 30 May, 2015

Garozzo-Wolff

Today’s deal features excellent bidding and defense.

Caution, Genius at Work: Zia Mahmood by Brian Senior

By Ana Roth • 30 May, 2015

dennis og zia

The flamboyant Zia Mahmood is one of the most difficult of modern players to play against, due in no small part to his imaginative card play.

Trump Promotion

By Ana Roth • 30 May, 2015

giphy (3)

Occurs when declarer is forced to ruff high in front of a defenders card to prevent an over ruff, and, in the process the defenders trump is “promoted” to winning rank.

Benito Garozzo in Action by Alfred Sheinwold

By Ana Roth • 30 May, 2015

Benito Garozzo-Dano De Falco

When an opponent has bid with doubtful strength you should suspect that he has good distribution.

Bridge & Humor: Just Among Us Girls

By Ana Roth • 29 May, 2015

ladies-bridge-cartoon

Four older ladies are sitting around playing bridge. The first lady says, “You know girls…