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Richard Whitehead
Richard Whitehead
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Member Since
Feb. 6, 2011
Last Seen
13 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

BBO Username
richard09
ACBL Ranking
Silver Life Master
Harvey
2 over 1 GF
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Carolyn
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John
2/1 Game Force
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Penny Mexican
2/1 GF
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Team Whitehead
2 over 1
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Bob
2/1 Game Force
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Draft ACBL Alert Procedure - Request for Comments
I would agree to a pre-alert, but I think alerting 4-card major openings is way overkill.
Draft ACBL Alert Procedure - Request for Comments
Knowing whether the q-bids show 1st round control or might be 2nd round control is worthwhile.
Draft ACBL Alert Procedure - Request for Comments
To express it in a more positive way, we would like to alert them that bridge has advanced from 60 years ago. Perhaps if they learn that they are behind the times, they may become interested in advancing?
Draft ACBL Alert Procedure - Request for Comments
My experience has been the opposite. Almost everyone plays them, the opponents always recognize them, and they have overtaken Drury as the convention that partner always forgets. Oh well.
Draft ACBL Alert Procedure - Request for Comments
"So much of this wouldn't be necessary if pairs bothered to bring an actual CC to the table." +1 Even at the club, where pairs would show up week after week, and spend hours talking about system, they still wouldn't have a CC. Online doesn't appear to ...
Can you escape, or even lessen your chances of contracting the Corona Virus by skipping the Nationals?
You are very optimistic. https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/genetic-analysis-suggests-coronavirus-infections-022607597.html
Rotaru and Nistor Win LM Pairs
Congratulations!
Do you play your 2!D opening as a weak 2?
Depends upon partnership. One is mini-Roman, one is strong, either balanced or primary diamonds, others are weak two.
Do you open all 12-counts?
I play opening 1NT as 12-14, and so I am not embarrassed to open even crappy 12-counts. With several partners, I have to play 2/1 GF with a strong NT, and the question is a lot more difficult then. I still open almost all 12-counts, but a light opening ...
when you, as opening bidder, have a 3-suited hand, you have shown two of them, and responder bids 4th suit forcing in your 3rd suit. What to do?
I always just raise the 4th suit holding 4-card support, so 3 for me. But one partner has told me that the "gold standard" for bidding is to bid NT with a stopper in the 4th suit, and reserve raising the 4th suit for hands that you can't ...
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