Join Bridge Winners

Bridge Winners Profile for Louis Beauchet

Louis Beauchet
Louis Beauchet
  • 2
    Following
  • 12
    Followers
  • 13
    Posts
  • 0
    Favorites

Basic Information

Member Since
March 24, 2019
Last Seen
2 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Pro
about me

Professional bridge player based in Portland OR.

Why I love bridge? Because it combines competitive, intellectual and social aspects, like no other game does...

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
The list would be too long.
Bridge Accomplishments
3rd in the 2016 Freeman Mixed BAM, 20th in the 2017 Blue Ribbon Pairs, several Regional wins
Regular Bridge Partners
Amazingly enough, still a few
Member of Bridge Club(s)
The Ace of Clubs, Lake Oswego OR
Favorite Tournaments
All of them, Seaside Regional being one of my favorites
Favorite Conventions
Please keep it natural and simple.
BBO Username
KingLouis1
ACBL Ranking
Ruby Life Master
Sorry, this user has no cards yet.
What's your play at trick 2?
The Sieg rule: when in doubt, blame it on partner :)
What's your play at trick 2?
I see what you mean now, thank you.
What's your play at trick 2?
Thank you for all your comments. I see that the majority of you would do just like I did, switching to the CK (or CQ). It is true that this is as good as anything and covers every position... as long as declarer only has 7 diamonds. However, declarer did ...
A disappointing hand
Sorry partner, I could have held it to down 7.
A disappointing hand
I would much rather have AKQxxxxxx... At least there is a chance I can get to dummy in trumps!!! On the actual hand, the partner of the unfortunate declarer held the singleton 5... Not quite an entry.
Sandwich NT versus X
Since both 1NT and double show the other 2 suits with fewer than 12 total points, I think each bid should describe a more specific hand texture and distribution. Double should show more values, more defense and fewer cards in the unbid suits (44 or even 43 with a side ...
The Impossible Transfer
Lots of interesting comments, thank you all. Perhaps the ACBL should be adding a spot for the impossible transfer on their convention cards, so that more partnerships would discuss it! Believe it or not, this is something I've NEVER discussed with any of my partners, even though the sequence ...
Ok. A stupid question on a Wednesday evening.
On lead against 6S, my opponent led a passive low trump... from AJx.
Do you open all 12-counts?
Glad to see that someone mentioned the overrated 5332 hands. If your 5-card suit is weak and you have mostly quacks, the playing strength of the hand is terrible, not mentioning the awkward rebid problems...
Do you open all 12-counts?
Are you the definition itself of an old soul???
.

Bottom Home Top