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Giovanni Bobbio
Giovanni Bobbio
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Member Since
July 28, 2011
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21 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I played lots of bridge in my 20's, before real life took over.

Represented Italy in Junior events around 1989, in a team that included some who became the best players of my generation: Sementa, Versace, Nunes among others.

Won the Italian Open Pairs Championship in 2016.

Won the Italian IMP Pairs Championship in 2019.


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YBTJ--Who is more to blame for this disaster?
What about 3, what's the purpose of that? You are being too nice to South.
Craig Zastera's bidding problem: AKJ9732 --- AJ53 K5
Whatever I do, a majority of the time this gets back to me at the 4 level, partner being silent. I am more comfortable with double then 4 rather than 1 then either double or 4.
Agree with Richard, my first choice is 3, not a second double (which I would bid without a 5-card suit).
2M or 1N?
Abstained and flagged (as it is just a bidding poll). However, I am curious as to what the 2NT reply is supposed to cater to.
Giovanni Bobbio's bidding problem: xx Jx Axx AK9xxx
Bidding on was a huge winner. Partner held: void AQxxx xxx Txxxx With Kxx onside you take all the tricks. 5 is down 1. Even with the K offside it would take a lead to beat 6 and the opps make 5 anyway.
Giovanni Bobbio's bidding problem: xx Jx Axx AK9xxx
Actually we do play fit-showing jumps. On the occasion North didn't think his hand merited propelling the pair to the 4 level opposite 4=1=4=4 or even to 3 opposite 4=3=3=3. That choice may be regretted in light of what transpired, but is ...
Giovanni Bobbio's bidding problem: A3 AKT854 Q75 A4
Partner held: Jx, Jx, Axxx, Jxxxx
You are underestimating the original size of his fan base or overestimating the fraction of said base who think that he is a cheater.
Incomplete explanation of an alerted bid
It appears that West needs both bridge and ethics training.
Jim Perkins's bidding problem: AK862 A T8432 AK
If partner bids 3NT over 3 I definitely expect him to be 2=3 in my suits and will just bid 6NT. Else RKCB. Doesn't seem to be very problematic for your system.

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