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Brian Schroeder
Brian Schroeder
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Member Since
July 22, 2011
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Member Type
Bridge Player
Country
United States of America

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Regular Bridge Partners
James Berglund, Eugene Kales
BBO Username
bschroeder
ACBL Ranking
Life Master
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English selection for Venice Cup
Congratulations and good luck.
How Unusual is this Hand
This would work if the cards were drawn with replacement. But there are only 4 cards of each rank, so 13^13 is more than the possible number of rank sequences, and each is not equally likely.
Should Michaels require an alert?
The ACBL alert pamphlet specifically mentions top+bottom as being not alertable.
Dinkin Donut
Thanks for the post about this cool hand. Jeff Goldsmith wrote an article about it closer to the time when it happened, and it has a few different details. The cards are played in a slightly different order, but it still comes down to the squeeze: http://jeff-goldsmith ...
An Infrequent Squeeze Hand History From Kitzbühel
West pitched Q on the A.
Board 2 from the 01/07/2016 Common Game
On the stated auction to 3NT, West would be on lead, not East. A seems to be the natural lead. Still the contact should make.
Greg Hump: love him or hate him he is a genius.
There is a similar theme in an old column from Jeff Goldsmith. http://www.jeff-goldsmith.org/html/solid.html
The Whole Story
I noticed that the URL above http://web2.acbl.org/Suspensions/suspendedlist.pdf has been updated as of August 24. Mike Passell is not listed, but several new names have been added with probation periods starting in August 2015. Is Mike Passell excluded because of the appeal, or has his ...
The Whole Story
I sure hope the director was called.
Au Revoir, Committees
Is there some current proposal to eliminate committees? Appeals would still be possible without committees, right? The idea I heard a few years ago was to have a director panel handle appeals. I guess I don't know exactly what was meant by a director panel or how it would ...
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