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Kurt Schneider
Kurt Schneider
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Basic Information

Member Since
July 19, 2012
Last Seen
Sept. 14
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Canadian living in NH

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Bidding and making 6CX with 10 combined HCP against perfect defense.
Favorite Conventions
Anything involving canapé
ACBL Ranking
Bronze Life Master
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Divertimento
Leading A?
A defensive conundrum
8 seems obvious. I took the 4 as showing KQ...
A defensive conundrum
Win J, continue J
John Storey's bidding problem: J3 A9 74 KQT8532
I prefer my partner’s preempts to have NO defense. This hand does not qualify.
Assign the Blame
South should have rebid 3, clearly establishing a fit. Then further bids are in that context, allowing the X by S to be properly interpreted as “bid 4 if you have no defense”.
John Storey's bidding problem: J3 A9 74 KQT8532
The 7th club upgrades this hand. Easy rebid as well.
Michaels Cuebid
I play a strong club - 2 = natural. Better yet, use your strong 1N defense replacing X with 1N - 1bids are natural and full opening bids. Meckwell have always espoused showing shape first, they use full range. I have some confidence in their bridge acumen...
Jason Leith's bidding problem: QJ985 A6 JT Q543
I’m referring to opener’s shape. As responder, you are controlling this auction and asking opener questions. And who said that 1N denies 4 cards or more trump support?
Jason Leith's bidding problem: QJ985 A6 JT Q543
Moved
Bridge Book on Acol
I play a 4card major, strong club with a weak NT, and I'd be interested in the current thinking as well. Where might I look find a gently used version of "Control the Bidding"?
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