Posts by Larry Cohen

Think in Reverse By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 12 July, 2016

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This deal is from the 2009 Team Trials played in White Plains. You deal as South with both sides vulnerable, holding:

Is it Magic? By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 28 June, 2016

Larry Cohen-Marty Bergen

This deal was played In the 2011 World Championships in Holland. South held:

Opening in 4th Seat By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 23 June, 2016

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After three passes, I’d be happy to open 2 spades with:

Perfect Technique By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 7 April, 2016

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This deal was played in the 2012 U.S. Team Trials by Chris Willenken…

Sound?… Aggressive? By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 8 March, 2016

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Is it wise to play solid opening bids and preempts (and conservatively in general), or is it better to….

Walsh Style By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 3 March, 2016

Jesper Parnevik con Larry Cohen

Walsh is not really a convention, but more of a “Style.”

Should I Transfer? By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 28 February, 2016

Larry Cohen y Jeff Rubens

What about all the other lousy hands with a 5-card major?

Should I open 1 no trump with a 5-card major? By Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 27 February, 2016

Larry Cohen-Marty Bergen

Let me start by saying, that there is no “right” answer (which is probably why it keeps getting asked). All you can ask for is an opinion.

Did You See it? by Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 16 February, 2016

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I played this deal in an online money game. At IMP scoring, I held:

Kokish Relay by Larry Cohen

By Larry Cohen • 28 January, 2016

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Kokish relay (invented by Canadian star, Eric Kokish) is used by a 2 clubs opening bidder.