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David Carlisle
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Questions for people who play 12-14 1NT
John the first time I heard oF 13=15 was in early precision. Never saw any acolites playing it they liked 12 counts.
Do bridgeplayers LIKE conventions?
Conventions matter much less than having an agreed style. I am convinced if you told say Meckwell they had to play a different system they would have as many complex agreements as they do now within a few months. Conventions always impact elsewhere by preventing the original meaning of the ...
Jess Cohen's bidding problem: AKQT9 KJ87 AT72 ---
That is 100% right I would add avoid bidding a major at all costs.
Eric Hamilton's bidding problem: KJ9 A9732 AKQ A6
My guess partner has nothing and has no desire to work out the ensuing score.
Honolulu BRP 7NT Lead Discussion
This thread seems contentious and the main reason the director call and appeal. The current laws allow for both. As I said earlier neither action would be my choice. The choice of lead seems obvious to me because the only wheel likely to have come off is a missing ace ...
Path to 6N by W
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A Request from Ms Manners
Peg when commenting on this forum I do try not to be personally offensive--that can be hard sometimes. But you are right when you know someone you can get away with it.
A Request from Ms Manners
I may get a ban for this but I cannot resist. Hope it does not badly offend anyone. Kieth Loveys playing with John Reardon made a less than optimal switch against me giving an impossible make. Kieth immediately said Sorry I thought I had a complete count. Without pausing for ...
Questions for people who play 12-14 1NT
I started playing acol in 1969 and can confirm that a 1nt rebid was 15-16. There were different influences that informed Acol. I am sure that it became a sort of pick and mix in the 1970s.
Questions for people who play 12-14 1NT
They did but of course they changed it likely at the behest of Jack Marx.
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