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Bob Okker
Bob Okker
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Member Since
July 4, 2014
Last Seen
4 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
United States of America

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Bridge Accomplishments
Have mastered the Practice Finesse.
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What is 3D?
Something like: K AQJ97 A85 KJ42 Non-forcing. Importantly, since 2 was not forcing, I find it difficult to fathom how 3 can be forcing. But a good hand nevertheless.
Are Reverses “Off” in a 2/1 auction?
TeeHee @ Cornelia. Yes, my partner bids 2. No, we do not "miss our spade fit." I next bid my spades and--guess what?--show spades, all in the same bid. It's not artificial, my partner knows they are real. If partner has spades too--she tells me by raising. You ...
Are Reverses “Off” in a 2/1 auction?
"I have never seen any reason to bypass 4 spades at the 1 level." Your partner opens 1. You have: KJT7 A3 A KQJ963 If I respond 1, I'm begging my partner to rebid 2. True, I can "force game" with 3. And still, I ...
What Does This Bid Mean?
Another Bridge World Death Hand? Six of my minor. Good three card support for partner's major. Extras. That might be consistent with this bidding.
quantitative 4.5NT
13 cards helps.
2 parter
We need more options! * I don't know - 5 (my choice) * I don't know - 5
Bridge World Standard: Does Anyone Actually Play It?
Other. I play parts of it. Not because I set out to do so, but because select portions of my methods match BWS. As Ed mentions above, "The system is ideal for use by impromptu or casual partnerships and as a basis for discussion by those who wish to formulate ...
Should This NLM Stay in his Lane?
Perhaps an apology, a heartfelt apology, is in order the next time you run into this lady? Surely you will remember her after reading the responses to your post. The fact that she also owes you an apology is immaterial.
Todd Holes's bidding problem: AQT9742 A3 K2 52
But is 3 unequivocally forcing?
18-19 HCP for 2NT rebid - why?
"Continue this pattern . . . " I won't get silly and ask if this applies over 7NT, but are Stayman and transfers on over 6NT?

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