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Neal Smith
Neal Smith
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Basic Information

Member Since
June 4, 2013
Last Seen
4 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

After 40 years as ACBL member, finally had time to play regularly starting in Jan 2013, and made LM June 2014.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Bridge Accomplishments
Wins: Regional 0-20 pairs (1970s); D21 Flight C GNT, 1998; Phoenix (OR) Sectional Swiss, August 2013; Seaside (OR) Regional Gold Rush, Sep 2013; Sun River (OR) KO Bracket 2, May 2014; Medford Regional B Swiss, May 2017.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Phoenix, OR
Favorite Tournaments
Medford (OR) Regional, Seaside (OR) Regional, Sun River (OR) Regional
ACBL Ranking
Bronze Life Master
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What is he thinking about?
He was thinking about how to wake up his partner to the fact that he also holds the Q, so partner should not cash the A when he gets in.
Ideas for Unit (or local org) Games?
Our unit 484 Pro-Am team games have been popular - most recently on Sep 9 when we had 14 tables, a great turnout for us. In our pro-Am format, entries are by pairs. Pro is any pair having 600 or more MPs; Amateur is a pair of 299ers. Each Pro pairs ...
Bidding grand at the club
Wow, I'd like to play in your club! We get a cake baked by director at the next game, but only for 7 NT vul.
First unpleasant experience of changed 2017 Laws
Director's statement "the original 5 Heart call was a genuine mistake" is ambiguous. That could mean mechanical error or simply a wrong bid. Directors should avoid such fuzzy statements when ruling. Also, before making the ruling, director shouldhave east repeat his statement for the whole table. Otherwise, how are ...
Two ACBL Live questions
Good grief. Would have thought any TD would see the need for a data-connected phone a looong time ago.
Guess or Explain
Any comment from those who voted " next"? What's the plan?
New Documentary About Bridge — ACES & KNAVES!
Does anyone here know Jackie Pare? Just looking for a little confirmation before "investing" in this.
UI and Logical Alternatives
I think bias has something to do with sewing.
Road to the GNT Final Four Part 1
Thanks, Sylvia, that is what's happening. IPad with Safari browser.
Road to the GNT Final Four Part 1
Thanks, Mike, I appreciate the work you put into this. It must be quite difficult to record hands, bidding and play "in the heat of the battle" . On some of the boards, following the bidding can be quite difficult as the alerts aren't showing any explanations. As an example ...

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