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Rainer Retzler
Rainer Retzler
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Feb. 3, 2012
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Memphis NABC+ Appeals Cases
Ed, I didn't say 'force'. It isn't phrase like this in the Laws. The director had to assign a score (preferably not an artificial one). Whether this forces 3NT on North is irrelevant. It is up to TDs to decide what would have happened if S explained W ...
Memphis NABC+ Appeals Cases
The ruling in Case 2 seems really flawed. Did the pollees ask about the double of 3C? I'm really confident that N would have asked if he'd seen the double and would have realized that 3C was a transfer to . Though I don't want to blame ...
Confusion over "Good/Bad 2NT" and competitive double
I wouldn't think G/B applies here. I do think 2N is a natural invite. I also believe S argument is false. The bidding wasn't enough. W's 2 bid wans't exactly free, it could've benn done on KJTxx and out. I'd have ...
Trick 1 Pause, Platinum Pairs
Gordon, I would like to refer you to exercise 9(a) from the Antalya simulations. Though there are some nice words used in the answer, the (official) solution presented to me at the simulation was that S clearly contributed to ...
A thin slam
Biding 6 Needing A onside and breaking 6-1 with the singleton K.
Assign the Blame -- -530
N: what the f**k is 5? I DEMAND a return, I play the club 9. Still, what did S guess was happening in spades? That N led the 7 from 87x(x)?
Would you have this three bid auction?
I once held ATx AKQJxx AJ9x void And on 2C-3D O bid the grand. I find this hand a little bit better but would have no problem bidding the grand. It's very hard to find out if P has the Q, but I'm bidding it
Alerting in USA?
Never played WBF events. But I played EBL events and the alert policies are (almost) the same: At pairs I would always alert, even without screens. At teams, I would expect them to ...
What's the ethical action here?
That's what I was trying to point out, the fact that you actually have that specific agreement on this specific meaning of the double.
What's the ethical action here?
I would bid 4 with no remorse. After the auction, I'd call the director, inform him of what happened and if he deems it necessary (opps damaged) he may create a poll and reverse the result to 3S making whatever. I've learned I should never direct myself ...

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