Posts by October 2016

Yeh Online Bridge World Cup 2016 Day 1

By Ana Roth • 31 October, 2016

Today Bill Gates posted in his facebook page:….All bridge players hope his dream come true!!!

Bridge & Humor: In general, and in particular By Oren Lidor

By Ana Roth • 31 October, 2016

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Moses is 95 years old and still functioning! He goes to the swimming pool every morning, he shops by himself, still drives his car and… plays bridge once a week with

The impossible 2 Spades By Billy Miller

By ACBL • 31 October, 2016

What could be more fun than having a cool gizmo or gadget come up at the bridge table? Whatever level of your partnership, it is so much fun to have an…

The Hidden Dummy By Mel Colchamiro

By Mel Colchamiro • 31 October, 2016

Mel Colchamiro

Most players learn early on that a way to make extra tricks is to “ruff losers in the dummy.” For example, if we have a trump suit consisting of

A Famous Hand By Jay Becker

By Ana Roth • 29 October, 2016

Becker, B Jay (Small)

You’re not dealt a ten-card suit very often; in fact, the odds against being dealt one are over 60,000 to 1, However, a ten-carder did pop up in the 1962 world championship match….

Your Lead? By Charles Goren & Omar Sharif

By Charles Goren • 29 October, 2016

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Listen to the bidding. If it tells you that the opponents have just about enough tricks to make their contract, avoid making an opening lead that might present them with a trick.

Hear The Bidding And Count The Cards By Phillip Alder

By Phillip Alder • 29 October, 2016

You can play bridge Phillip Alder

Andre Gide, a French novelist and essayist who died in 1951, wrote, “Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens, we have to keep going back and saying it all over again.”

Enjoying Bridge by Sam Fry

By Ana Roth • 29 October, 2016

Sam Fry libro

The worst part of most of those bad penalty doubles is not only that they give away extra points on hands which happen to be lay-down. It’s that they…

Yeh Online Bridge World Cup 2016

By WBF • 29 October, 2016

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The 1st Yeh Online Bridge World Cup will take place 31 October – 2 November 2016 under the auspices of the World Bridge Federation.

Range Stayman By Billy Miller

By ACBL • 27 October, 2016

Bridge cartoon K and Q

Almost everybody plays strong 1NT overcalls with systems “on.” With much less discussion, we also assume that a balancing 1NT is natural, but the range….