Posts by April 2016

Bridge & Humor: The Trial

By Ana Roth • 26 April, 2016

Gordon

Oswald Jacoby was surely one of the brightest stars in the history of bridge. However….

It’s Your Call III

By FIGB • 26 April, 2016

T Bessis

A Bidding Problem published in the third Italian Open and Ladies Teams Championships Bulletin. You will be able to compare your answer with Bocchi, Bilde, Brenner, Bessis…

It’s Your Call II

By FIGB • 25 April, 2016

 Dennis Bilde

A Bidding Problem published in the third Italian Open and Ladies Teams Championships Bulletin. You will be able to compare your answer with Bocchi, Bilde, Brenner, Bessis…

Italy: Palma Open Teams Champion and Fornaciari Ladies Teams Champion

By FIGB • 25 April, 2016

Ita ganadores

Palma took the gold in the Open and Fornaciari Open in the Ladies

It’s Your Call

By FIGB • 24 April, 2016

Norberto Bocchi

A Bidding Problem published in the second Italian Open and Ladies Teams Championships Bulletin. You will be able to compare your answer with Bocchi, Bilde, Brenner, Bessis…

On The Edge of Our Seats

By Ana Roth • 23 April, 2016

Bilde Duboin

An excelent defense to seal an incredible match…the kibitzers were very grateful for the opportunity to see a hand that Hitchcock would have really enjoyed.

Italy: 2016 Open and Ladies Teams Championships

By FIGB • 22 April, 2016

Campeon Equipos Italianos Libres 2015

In the Palacio de Congresos in Salsomaggiore, has just begun the Italian National Teams Championship one of the most prestigious bridge events in that country.

Technique By Sartaj Hans

By Ana Roth • 15 April, 2016

SARTAJ HANS

The hands that qualify for newspaper and Internet columns often have an underlying theme of either brilliance or disaster.

Psychological Coups By Ely Culbertson

By Ana Roth • 13 April, 2016

by Howard Coster, 10 x 8 inch film negative, 1936

In bridge as in every other activity, perfect technique, tho highly desirable, is not the ultima thule. After a player has learned all there is to know about …

Bridge & Humor: It took a blind man to discover an error By Ely Culbertson

By Ana Roth • 13 April, 2016

culbertson Jacoby O'neil

It took a blind man to discover an error in the ” Culbertson Self-Teacher” which had escaped my notice and that of a half dozen nationally known experts who