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Dale Johannesen
Dale Johannesen
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Aug. 15, 2013
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What am I missing?
Now that I've got my copy, I see I was wrong. A couple of panelists and the director did discuss double, and came down firmly against it.
Oren's Bols Tip
Could we know what the contract is?
Name this Squeeze
Flannery gets you quickly to the unsporting 4 by North, but then we probably wouldn't have seen this squeeze.
How to play trumps ?
He not only has to duck, he has to do it in tempo. Many opponents won't.
How to play trumps ?
I like J; I rate to get a tell from a West with Hx much of the time, so I'll do better than percentages suggest.
What am I missing?
That is BWS 2017; in BWS 2001 2 was not game forcing. On the website I did not find a clear statement of when the changeover occurred, or if it has. However, the original problem statement includes a note saying that 2 is game forcing (which the OP ...
What am I missing?
In addition to the above points, if you double 2 you will not have an opportunity to double 3 or 4. That said, I don't think double deserves 0; it may well have that score because nobody thought of it (I didn't). My guess is ...
Problem my opponents faced.
It is usually called Woolsey in North America. As originally written, Multi-Landy was something else, a similar method after (1X)-P-(1NT). But I've been told the name is used in Europe for what we call Woolsey.
Bridge can sometimes be a stupid game...
True. I see that in the comments now that you've pointed it out, but it's not in the problem statement.
Bridge can sometimes be a stupid game...
"As it was, North, East and South all took questionable actions." That's unfairly generous to West. Not everybody would open the aceless 12 count, especially vulnerable (we aren't told). If you don't these days you're playing against the field for sure, but that doesn't mean ...

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