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John Diamond
John Diamond
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Basic Information

Member Since
April 26, 2011
Last Seen
5 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I am a former trader and computer programmer.  I live in Florida with my wife and my two kids.

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
winning the Spingold 4-handed, and winning the Rosenblum
Bridge Accomplishments
won the Rosenblum (2010), the Spingold (2010, 2017), and the World Junior Championship (1991). 2nd place in the Reisinger (2016), and the Vanderbilt (2009, 2012, 2015). Several wins in national swiss and pair events. WBF World Grand Master
Regular Bridge Partners
Brian Platnick
BBO Username
dimebags
ACBL Ranking
Grand Life Master
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Who should sleep on the couch?
It's a shame that the 2NT card was missing from both of your bidding boxes on the same hand.
Numan Bakar's bidding problem: AK Q J874 QJ9653
Never discussed this exact auction, but I would think it shows clubs with secondary diamonds (4-6).
Three Deals from the USBC Semifinals
Yes, that is better.
Three Deals from the USBC Semifinals
Hi Michael. 3rd segment. I updated the link. Thanks.
Three Deals from the USBC Semifinals
Here is one of my least favorite hands as far as our result was concerned (board 13): https://www.bridgebase.com/tools/handviewer.html?bbo=y&linurl=https://www.bridgebase.com/tools/vugraph_linfetch.php?id=63170 4xx was a popular contract in our matches (didn't make either time ...
Three Deals from the USBC Semifinals
Thanks, Jim. Here is link to the 6 hand (board 16): https://www.bridgebase.com/tools/handviewer.html?bbo=y&linurl=https://www.bridgebase.com/tools/vugraph_linfetch.php?id=63175 I had an alternative line which would have failed. I could have cashed the K at trick 2, led ...
Stephen Henry's bidding problem: QT964 J K876 J98
if you pass, and it goes 2 p p, how happy are you going to be that you didn’t bid 2?
Stuart King's bidding problem: KQT5 AT AKJT8 96
No, unless I had a great hand.
Stuart King's bidding problem: KQT5 AT AKJT8 96
You might not get a chance to. It might go 3 3 P So if you double and pull 2 to 2, you should have 3 hearts.
Score adjustment against/ No score adjustment for my partnership?
No trick for east-west. Frivolous penalty if they appeal it.
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