Posts by 06 November 2016

Playing to trick one By Mike Lawrence

By Mike Lawrence • 6 November, 2016

Mike Lawrence

It has been said that a defender who makes good opening leads is way ahead of the player who defends well later in the play. In the same way, a player who …

The Elwell Double By Billy Miller

By Ana Roth • 6 November, 2016

Most players do not have a cool gizmo or gadget to use over auctions by the opponents, such as 1NT-3NT, 2NT-3NT or 1NT-2NT-3NT. You will pass almost every time, and …

Develop your bidding judgement By Brian Senior

By Ana Roth • 6 November, 2016


WHEN partner opens the bidding and you are looking at 17HCP, it is natural to consider the possibility of a slam. Yet slam will usually depend on…

Andrew Kambites shows how counting improves your bridge

By Andrew Kambites • 6 November, 2016

Contar la mano

Do you ever bid quite reasonably to a contract that turns out to be totally revolting?.