Right - top or bottom: -4000 since ♦ were 7-6
Yuan suggests axing the partnership - who axes who, or assign the blame.
Suggestion: since a decision was made to bid on 7 level, why not bid 7♦?
How big is the risk? Partner must have at least 8 solid ♥, A♠, A♦ (he is not bidding a grand with nothing in ♠ and ♦ loser), put together K♠, AK♣ = 13 tricks, may be more.
Unless.... his ♦ control is also a void.
Yes, 3NT by East...
South asked for a review and led a diamond... -550 didn't score well. North comment (privately after the game:): I asked for spade lead - South answer - I was ...
Adam – which bridge person(s) had the most influence on you? Who you consider your mentor?
How many bridge events/tournaments do you attend per month, per year?
And if you go several years back- is there anything bridge related you have been done differently?
Congrats on your many achievements!
Robert – are there any plans to involve local clubs in parallel online play – say like Interclub Championship Games where same boards are played at the same time at club and online (work with BBO). When I run 3-4 table games the main complain is that there is no “field protection ...