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Jordan Lampe
Jordan Lampe
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Member Since
June 17, 2015
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Bridge Player
about me

Live in New York City, starting bridge again after a 15 year hiatus. 

United States of America

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Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: A96543 Q 9 K9743
Isn't 3 basically a transfer to 4?
Harrison Luba's bidding problem: KJ87 T6 Q AQJ8xx
Do you trust your partner or the opponents?
One hand makes the day worthwhile
If 1a-1b-1NT-2NT-3-3NT shows a balanced strong NT (15-17), and the 1NT bid showed a balanced weak NT (12-14), then ... who cares? Why not just bid 3NT directly?
Your verdict
I read it as West alerted 2 and South did not ask for an explanation at the time.
Your verdict
So if the bid meant what South thought it meant, it should have been alerted, but given NS's actual agreements, it was correctly not alerted.
Stephen Merriman's bidding problem: Q9542 AKQ 3 AKJ9
I don't get 3NT here. I see approximately 6 tricks in my hand and quite possibly no entry to dummy.
Your verdict
In the ACBL, cue bids are never alertable. What is the rule in the WBF?
Gold Cup final stages - controversial end to semi-final
Someone should invent 4-handed chess clocks, and then it all becomes easy. If you put a computer on it you can even go back and measure how long BITs were.
X/NT Inversion
Specifically, if Opener has a one-sided stopper like Kx(x) you now cannot bid 3NT at all.
Gold Cup final stages - controversial end to semi-final
i don't know what happened or if the penalties are fair ... but if a penalty has no chance to swing the winner of an event, then there's no point in having penalties. So, once we've agreed to allow penalties, we must be comfortable with the fact that ...

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