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Nathan Finkle
Nathan Finkle
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Member Since
Dec. 8, 2015
Last Seen
16 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Princeton University Class of 2021 and Bridge Team Captain. USBF Junior. I love honest feedback, so please give it!

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Placing in the finals of the Lyon 2017 World Youth Open Championships BAM
Favorite Conventions
Kickback, Modified Jacoby 2NT
BBO Username
hijunny132
ACBL Ranking
Non Life Master
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Kyle Rockoff's bidding problem: AK AQT62 AT3 Q87
I opened 2NT
Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: AQT4 K AKQT92 73
I don't necessarily think that key card is a better conventional treatment. I just think that absent discussion, 4NT should be key card.
Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: AQT4 K AKQT92 73
Why can't partner show 3s and have it be helpful to us?
Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: AQT4 K AKQT92 73
Spades
Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: AQT4 K AKQT92 73
Partner has 3s to bid 3, and does not have 4s (didn't bid 2). Therefore either partner has 3=5=1=4 or 3=5=0=5, but more likely 3=5=1=4 because he did not bid 4
David Caprera's bidding problem: x Axxxx Axx xxxx
I wonder if the voting would change at all if there was also a mixed raise available
Kyle Rockoff's bidding problem: QJ6 A92 Q942 Q74
I am surprised that no one bid 2
Nathan Finkle's bidding problem: A6 J762 T9876 J2
You’re both correct, that’s exactly what happened
A Junior's Perspective on Promoting Bridge
As a fellow junior, I'd like to weigh in and say that, while card-play is probably the best way to teach juniors the game while still keeping them interested, different people become hooked for different reasons. I personally found system design and conventions to be the most interesting part ...
Kyle Rockoff's bidding problem: T5 A98762 --- AKQ76
Even if partner has xxxx Kxx xxxx xx, we have a good chance at making game. I bid 4, which does overstate my HCPs but not (my much) my playing strength. If partner has Axxx x xxxx xxxx, we have a good chance in making slam in clubs, which ...
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