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Floyd McWilliams
Floyd McWilliams
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Jan. 5, 2012
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Bridge Player
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United States of America

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Favorite Conventions
I named a cat after Namyats, but it's not actually my favorite convention.
BBO Username
floydm
ACBL Ranking
Ruby Life Master
Floyd and Adam
Strong Notrump 2/1
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Floyd McWilliams's lead problem: J64 J6 T96 AKT95
This was an online practice match imped against a lot of robot games. I made 2 on the ace of clubs lead and was surprised to win a few imps. My LHO was the only human to lead against 2. Every robot led the jack of hearts. And ...
Floyd McWilliams's bidding problem: 2 A852 KQ873 A85
No, we're off two aces. :) I thought pass was pretty obvious but it never hurts to check.
Jack Spear's bidding problem: Q8765432 Q 32 32
Imagine that you held this hand with the pointed suits switched. You'd pass, expecting partner to hold the majors. So partner with his misfitting minor two suiter is going to bury you for passing. He'll think there is a diamond fit. 2 also seems wrong, partner will ...
Natural??
"Seems interesting that "old style" is natural when back in the day opening bids were sounder and so were raises." Perhaps back in the day, opener was less likely to have an 11 count than in 2018 but more likely to have a 3-count?
All Strong Club Players Are Now Bidding 2!D With Short Diamonds
Paul: In my case the interest is due to Flight B GNT / NAP, but I think it's a little strange that players in limited events like Gold Rush Pairs will have to change the system they've been using for years. (Of course most of them will have no ...
All Strong Club Players Are Now Bidding 2!D With Short Diamonds
Because they are limited to < 3000 MPs? I do plan to ask our GNT coordinator.
All Strong Club Players Are Now Bidding 2!D With Short Diamonds
I assume GNT/NAP B and C will use the Basic+ chart.
All Strong Club Players Are Now Bidding 2!D With Short Diamonds
"h. A NT opening bid or overcall that contains no voids, no more than one singleton, which must be an ace, king, or queen, and that does not contain 10 or more cards in two suits combined." You can continue to play your system, as long as you get dealt ...
Barrere Wins Senior Swiss
D21 represent!
my spingold fantasy is incomplete - what do I do wrong?
Could be worse, I never received the email that brackets could be filled out, and forgot to do so until it was too late. :(
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