Posts by 06 September 2016

Large swings By Zia Mahmood

By Zia Mahmood • 6 September, 2016

Zia Mahmood in action

How would you play this hand? Suppose you have this trump suit in a slam, so that you can afford only one loser:

Percentages in Bridge

By Ana Roth • 6 September, 2016

bridge cartoon risky contract

Many novices–especially those of us who were marginal math students in school–become intimidated by mention of percentages. Allow me to simplify this discussion by…

Hand Evaluation Wins Game

By Ana Roth • 6 September, 2016

Warren Buffett (second from left) and Bill Gates (right)

Careful card reading enabled today’s declarer to insure his three notrump contract in spite of unfavorable breaks in two suits as well as a losing finesse.

Wroclaw 2016: September 6th

By WBF • 6 September, 2016

WBF damas

Halfway through the round robin process in the various teams events, only one team — USA in the Seniors — even comes close to…