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Federico Poloni
Federico Poloni
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Member Since
Jan. 31, 2012
Last Seen
July 4
Member Type
Bridge Player

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Bridge Accomplishments
Dilithium-iridium valid-till-the-third-reincarnation master... just kidding. Nothing at all.
ACBL Ranking
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Cheating case from the chess world
Isn't it simpler to detect or block the EM waves at this point? For instance, each side of the screen can be a Faraday cage.
Ask/Show side Queen - RKC idea
So, in simpler words, a 6-level bid shows exactly one between Q and K and asks about the other, right?
600k boards from Vugraph: lies, damned lies, and statistics
So what about the hand in page 3? OP writes that it comes from a goulash event.
600k boards from Vugraph: lies, damned lies, and statistics
Unfortunately if goulash hands are included in your dataset many statistics may be skewed. It's just a different game: not only for the distribution stats, but also in the way one bids and plays. And I am afraid that the bias is going to be even larger for high-level ...
Andreas Babsch's bidding problem: Q9764 T64 QJ32 5
Why playing preempts at all against these opponents? They seem good enough at taking away all their bidding space by themselves.
Bridge in Switzerland
I guess they play bridge a lot there, I keep reading about Swiss pairs and teams events.
In the Midst of a Mistake
Unauthorized Anformation, I guess.
Were Mr. Fantoni/Mr. Nunes cheating in the Bermuda Bowl in Bali, 2013?
If you change your working hypothesis after seeing the videos, statistical tests lose their power.
A tough play for 5D
The lead of the 7 likely comes from shortness, since with a long suit a skilful defender would preserve it to aim for the beer.
Cheaters will just encrypt their messages
This encryption method has already been discussed here a month ago:

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