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Christian Jolly
Christian Jolly
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Basic Information

Member Since
March 11, 2013
Last Seen
July 9
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

23.

Part-time Bridge professional.

Picked up the game at age 19 and never looked back. 

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Scratching in my first game. I caught the bug.
Bridge Accomplishments
Representing US in International U-21/26 competition, Knockin off Monaco In the Spingold, 4th in The Wernher, World Open Junior Champion.
Regular Bridge Partners
Oren Kriegel, Adam Kaplan
Favorite Tournaments
Tournaments that involve bridge
Favorite Conventions
Penalty Doubles
BBO Username
Chrijawl
ACBL Ranking
Ruby Life Master
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Multi went for -1100. Worst bid?
As the 1 opener at the other table. It did.
Multi went for -1100. Worst bid?
For what it's worth and related to my comment on the other thread it's possible for multi itself to have a negative imp expectation and still be correct when it frees up your 2 and 2 bids to be something that is overwhelmingly (relatively speaking) net ...
Does multi go for more numbers?
I've always been of the opinion the real value of multi comes from freeing up 2H and 2S for more interesting bids.
Board 21 from the 02/09/2018 Common Game
Our Auction on this hand (It didn't get transcribed for some reason) was: N E S W P 2C 3C 3H P 4C* P 4S* P 4N* P 5D* P 5S* P 7C* P 7N P P P 4C = Good Heart Raise; 4S = 1430 RKC 4N = 1 or 4 ...
Long Suits
See: https://bridgewinners.com/article/view/bidding-problem-3082/ :)
Without regard to the actual deal
This -- Why does everyone think a club lead is expected here?
Epic Finish in Seamon USA2 Final
I think this was single-handedly the most on-edge/excited I've ever felt watching a bridge match. Epic barely does this match justice. What a fantastic final set.
Oren Kriegel's bidding problem: KQ xxx xxx AT9xx
The hand you have to ask yourself would partner bid again with is Axxxx AKxxx x xx. And I think the answer is no. So maybe I should join the 3 ‘ers.
Oren Kriegel's bidding problem: KQ xxx xxx AT9xx
Partner was supposed to take a different call earlier in the auction if that's his hand.
ATB Another Missed Slam
North is a game force opposite a 1 opener in my opinion and I play with people who open lighter than most. I'm still not sure I would get to 6 and don't feel great about being in 6
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