Posts by March 2017

Rectifying the Count By O. Jacoby

By Ana Roth • 31 March, 2017

cartoon easy to use

One of the expressions invented by bridge writers is “rectifying the count.” What it boils down to is this:

White House Junior International 2017 by Kees Tammens

By ferlema • 31 March, 2017

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After six days of exciting bridge we look at the final of WHJI-2017 between Poland against the Netherlands White

Auction gives the defenders a clue By Mike Lawrence

By Mike Lawrence • 29 March, 2017

This is a good hand for the kibitzers, but less so for the defenders. Here are some things to help Este decide:

Get Defensive Ruff By Alfred Sheinwold

By Ana Roth • 28 March, 2017

"Oh, don't get all defensive at me!"

As we begin a series on defensive ruffs we should note that most bridge players follow Sir Isaac Newtons principle that a body in motion tends to remain in motion in the same direction.

Expert Defense Might Defeat By O. Jacoby

By Ana Roth • 28 March, 2017

cartoon expert

A good declarer playing against ordinary oponents would have little or no trouble. The chances are that …

Easley Blackwood…Bridge

By Ana Roth • 28 March, 2017

Bridge cartoon nervous

As soon as a hand is played, Mr. Heinsite whips into his analysis, usually pointing out something his partner should have done to get a better result on the deal.

1st Bangabandhu Gold Cup

By Anna Gudge • 28 March, 2017

1st Bangabandhu Gold Cup to be held in Bangladesh .. an International Bridge Tournament with an excellent Prize fund… U$S 122,000

White House Junior Internationals in Amsterdam by Kees Tammens

By ferlema • 27 March, 2017

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BBO matches on march 27
(13.00-14.25) 1: Netherlands White – Netherlands Orange

WWBC: 2017 World Wide Bridge Contest

By WBF • 26 March, 2017

The 2017 World Wide Bridge Contest be played on eight different days with simultaneous pairs being held on:

Launch of the New WBF Site

By WBF • 26 March, 2017

Message from the WBF President…