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All comments by Dan Zagorin
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My plan was 3nt over 3sp. And couldn't come up with
A hand partner would bid 4sp with on this auction.
March 28, 2013
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Partner is not 4clubs 5 diamonds not his style.normally we
Open 1d when 4 4 but we have discretion
March 27, 2013
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3hts can be flexible
March 27, 2013
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It seems weird to me to lead a diamond unless you are going to float it. If you ruff high and trumps turn out to be 4-1 then you go down another trick which is huge in mps. The only upside I see is hoping RHO will take a long pause and you then decide to float the diamond. Doesn't seem to be worth it
March 8, 2013
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In my world partner is 4405 no other distribution is possible. so 3nt is awful and a club slam is very possible qxxx ajxx void kxxxx
Feb. 25, 2013
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Barry I totally agree. In my world 2hts is misguided. i dont see where 2cl is wrong.Maybe if we play a 3 3 fit?
Jan. 7, 2013
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4sp cannot be passable. What are you catering to partner being 6 5 and 4 spades the only makable game?
Dec. 25, 2012
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Playing 3hts is weak with hts is such a small window since you can bid 2hts with a reasonable hand with 6 hts and bid 3 hts with a weak hand with 6 hts. With a non expert partner I would still assume it is weak even though I don't like it
Dec. 11, 2012
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I see that I am in the minority but I believe 3hts should be a 4 card ht suit with a game forcing hand ie axx akjx jxx xxx And a game forcing hand with a club card that doesn't want to bid three NT bids 3cl axx ajxx xxx axx
Dec. 11, 2012
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3nt and 4hts are silly give partner a bad overcall x xx axxx aj10xxx and he has a slam. I double t/o of coarse this way i can bid 4nt kc if he happens to bid 4hts. 4nt undiscussed creates many problems. and i dont know what the rush is in bidding slam right away
Aug. 24, 2012
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Who isn't a Ron Smith fan
May 17, 2012
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It was truly a pleasure to win with a group of five great guys who wanted to win in the worst way but never lost the concept of what being a great team player is. I agree with what Geoff said in regards to the last set. The Diamond team played tough to the very end. BTW Joe I was cold for 11 tricks not 10
May 19, 2011
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