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David Matthews
David Matthews
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 25, 2013
Last Seen
12 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Originally from the UK where I use to play at Young Chelsea Bridge Club and in the London League for City of London College in the early Seventies. Now living in Perth, West Australia. WA Recorder.


Bridge Information

Bridge Accomplishments
Won some West Australia (WA) State Events and represented WA at Open and Senior level. Mostly average at best.
Regular Bridge Partners
Chris Ingham; Cynthia Belonogoff; Nick Cantatore; Anton Pol; David Schokman; Don Allen; Val Biltoft
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Nedlands Bridge Club, Perth
Favorite Tournaments
Watching Bermuda Bowl and Spingold
Favorite Conventions
Transfers with SA's; New Minor Forcing; Modified Michaels (Bailey); Lebensohl; Puppet Stayman; Russian Twos (invented by C Belonogoff); MSKC
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
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NABC Coronavirus Precautions
Further ABF update today, March 16: The ABF recommends that Bridge Clubs be temporarily closed for four weeks as from Wednesday 18th March 2020 (or a date this week set by the club) with the situation to be reviewed at the end of that period. A further extension may be ...
NABC Coronavirus Precautions
ABF posting today. Impact of The Corona Virus on APBF Congress. The ABF Management Committee advises all players that the APBF will proceed as planned unless: • in the period between now and 15 April, the situation deteriorates to the point where Government action invoking legal power prevents us from holding ...
NABC Coronavirus Precautions
In Perth, West Australia we have the Asia Pacific Bridge Federation Congress coming up 15-22 April. There were some early overseas Chinese and Japanese entries but in the last two weeks overall entries have slowed dramatically. There is nothing yet on the website about precautions and I tend to think ...
New BBO landing page
Does this new version still require Flash?
My Turn to Speak
There is some mention of reasons. "Specifically the proof does establish that four issues were raised with him at least at a dinner meeting with ACBL officials in early March, 2018. They were treatment of staff, progress on the CRM and accounting review project, interaction with and listening to the ...
Critique this auction, which bid was least correct?
I totally disagree with the many opinions about the 2 Club opener being wrong and that 1 Heart is the correct opening bid with this hand. I have a simple rule - would I be unhappy if my 1 level opener is passed out? With this 2 loser hand I would ...
With which of these hands would you invite?
This is what transfers and super accepts are for (3 to an honour for a minor SA).
Barry Dehlin's bidding problem: J AKJ42 4 AKQ832
Whilst it's highly unlikely that 1 Club will be passed out, I have a simple rule for this type of situation. Would I be unhappy if 1 Club is passed out? The answer, with this 3 loser hand, is unequivocally Yes.
The Talk That Never Was: The Blue Team Rule
Over 1000 comments. Is this a record?
Best option?
Sorry, yes. Did not read his post carefully enough!

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