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The Endplay

By ferlema • 24 July, 2017

end play

An endplay (also throw-in), in bridge, is a tactical play where a defender is put on lead at a strategic moment, and then has to make a play that loses one or more tricks.

Maintaining trump control By Jay Becker

By Ana Roth • 14 April, 2017

bridge cartoon coffee

Maintaining trump control is the key to most hands played in a suit contract. Declarer must watch his step when repeated ruffs weaken his trump position.

Never Quit Trying By Paul Boardman

By Ana Roth • 12 April, 2017

Bridge Cartoon missus

The moral of today’s hand is that one should never give up, even when the cause appears to be hopeless.

Tremendous player Autobiography spans the years By Alfred Sheinwold

By Ana Roth • 12 April, 2017

There is a lot of psychology in good bridge, and to me a new partner is a fascinating challenge.

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.

Cezary Balicki & Adam Zmudzinski: EBL Disciplinary Commission Decision

By EBL • 16 February, 2017

The evidence does not sustain a conviction of Messrs Cezary Balicki and Adam Zmudzinski for illicit exchange of information through prearranged methods of communication during the Competition.

Best Bridge On-Line

By Ana Roth • 15 February, 2017

Best Bridge On-Line

Country
Name
Description
Lang.

Bridge Winners
On-Line Expert and Advance Bridge

Neapolitan Club
On-Line Bridge Magazine

Bridge d’Italia Online

On-line Bridge Magazine 

ecatsBridge
International Bridge, Laws and Rules.

ACBL
NABC information, articles, american bridge.  

ACBL Unit 559
Pasadena Bridge …

Bridge Federations

By Ana Roth • 15 February, 2017

Bridge Federations

Country
Name
Description
Lang.

World Bridge Federation
World Bridge News

European Bridge League 
All the European Bridge News

Asociación del Bridge Argentino
Sitio Oficial de La Asociación Argentina de Bridge…

Federação Brasileira de Bridge
Sitio …

Best Links

By Ana Roth • 15 February, 2017

Links

 

Bridge Federations
Information about bridge in different parts of the world

Best Bridge On-Line
Magazines and on-line play

 

Counting on Inference By Alan Caplan

By Ana Roth • 12 February, 2017

Unlike in chess, where both players see all 32 pieces and the 64 squares on the board, bridge players see only their own 13 cards and, during play, those of dummy. A picture of the unseen hands must ….