Posts by 10 March 2017

Thinking bridge By Eddie Kantar

By Eddie Kantar • 10 March, 2017

bridge conventions eddie kantar

Bidding commentary: As South, you can revalue your hand facing a takeout double. An unbid five-card major is worth…

Kansas 2017: March 9th

By ACBL • 10 March, 2017

Boyd, Robinson repeat in Flight A NAP

Don’t Stop Counting When Auction Ends By ALFRED SHEINWOLD

By Ana Roth • 10 March, 2017

During the action you count your points and add them to the, points shown by your partner’s bids. The total tells you how high your side can afford to bid. Keep counting after …

Counting, in most cases, is such a simple process By Easley Blackwood

By Ana Roth • 10 March, 2017

Many contracts are made which could have been defeated if the defenders had taken the trouble to count the hand. And counting, in most cases, is such a simple process —as in today’s deal.

Elimination Play part 2 by E. P. C. Cotter

By ferlema • 10 March, 2017

elimination II

When this throw-in play is executed in a trump contract, the additional element of the ruff discard, which allows the declarer to ruff in one hand and discard a loser in the other, involves a change in the modus operandi.