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Michael Kopera
Michael Kopera
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Member Since
July 23, 2010
Last Seen
41 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
United States of America

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Bridge Accomplishments
Making 4SXX after Al Roth overcalled 1S (Barbara doubled, not Al :)
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Diamond Life Master
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Ben Kristensen's bidding problem: Qxx JTxx Kx KTxx
As an opponent, good to know :)
Is it Ethical?
"A comment during the play without intent to gain an advantage..." That lack of intent strikes me as very difficult to prove. Maybe why the attitude is usually "could have known" to avoid having to prove the intent. A (gratuitous) comment during the play is [i]illegal[/i] in any ...
Robin Hillyard's bidding problem: 3 QT74 AJ96 Q842
I feel like I'm misreading the problem...
BBJ: GAstro (Grumpy Astro)
Speaking of versions, I had a partner that wanted to play what he called "modified Cappelletti", double wasn't penalties :)
meaning of a bid
There are some who play 2N nat, GF in conjunction with 3 art, GF raise...
David Gold's bidding problem: AJ J763 73 AJT53
Pretty sure I've seen the companion hand as a bidding poll, doesn't particularly help (me).
Is it Ethical?
To those with no issue whatsoever, I'd have to guess if you spilled your water on your opponent and he dropped his cards face up on the table, there would also be no issue with taking advantage of all those juicy penalty cards...
Mike Passell Wins 18,000 Masterpoints on Appeal
"why a fully-appealed and duly processed suspension for unethical conduct in an ACBL event would NOT begin immediately..." No (legitimate) reason that I can think of. To avoid the Denver nationals, they could have held the hearing later rather than earlier (but they didn't). EditAdd: I've reconsidered and ...
Soumya Das's bidding problem: AKx 98765 K AQJx
For all I know, I'm off 2 tricks (3 in NT). Not crazy about the 1N (not that 1 is that much more appealing) -- could have used that as justification to abstain.
Is it Ethical?
coup coup

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