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Phil King
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May 8, 2013
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Lose the Trials Semifinal with Me
Answering Sabine's Question
Pretty clear to repeat the finesse imo, since I was East.
Plan for a Grand
Our shape is unknown to them - we have both 15-17 balanced AND 11-15 with five clubs. If we simply play three (and possibly four) rounds of trumps, a defender with a 2443 shape will already be in some difficulties on the third trump. Apply max pressure and worry about the ...
Best line in 6!h, with an eye on an overtrick?
FWIW I think that the chances that spades are not 4-3 (with West holding 4) are basically zero unless the lead is a singleton.
Is using the rules (even obscure) always ethical?
"Sometimes when playing for England I might, Andy." This is rather misleading based on my experience.
Is using the rules (even obscure) always ethical?
Range was initially 8-12, but 9-12 in hands with no shortage (nearer 8-10 with a shortage). Tosh had a hand that I would not upgrade, but never showed a minimum - he merely described shape and the forgot the subsequent system, but he can't be faulted for not volunteering that ...
Ruling from the Junior Trials
I think it's more accurate to say we have had 2 comments 133 times each. :(
10 weeks
I might be being bit thick, but I don't see how it can be a bum claim when there are 13 top tricks on any distribution (it would be irrational for declarer to pay out all the diamonds before touching clubs).
Why the teammates of the cheats don't condemn them?
In this brave new world, the optimum approach would be to decide which pair you want to play with and then start a rumour about their teammates ...
The Videos Speak: Balicki - Zmudzinski
"FWIW, Krzysztof Martens was always thought to be a marvelous influence for keeping bridge in Poland at as high an ethical and non-cheating model as anyone who I have ever heard of anywhere." They could have done with someone like him to keep an eye on things in Monaco.

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