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If opps had said to their opps what they told the director at least EW would have a chance. Telling opps you have an agreement when you dont should get you a penalty.
7 hours ago
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I am surprised a top bracket at a regional only awards 1st place. Usually such a bracket is very strong even if not World class like this one. Awarding only 1st place sounds like a playoff in a mediocre club imp league.
May 24
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If they had said no agreement then fine but they said majors. You have to be a mind reader to get it right now!
May 24
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Give opener a big hand with support for responders minor. Also, opener lacks a singleton so no splinter. Surely this hand wants to force. If 3m isn't forcing you may have to bid 3NT masking the minor support. Missing the minor suit slam/game while possibly going down in 3NT.
May 7
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What does your reply have anything to do with exploring a club fit will be more difficult? (unless you are using a full relay system)
May 6
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ACBL alerts docs specifically says bypassing a 4-card major suit to bid 1NT does not require an alert. Maybe it should, Flannery people usually do alert 1NT.
April 27
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The ACBL alert procedure clearly says specifically the 2 is not alertable. But the ACBL logic is flawed (as Debbie points out) as for most people this can be 4-5-2-2 and partner is well aware of this. What you don't have to alert if you have forgotten this possibility?!

It is like saying you play 5-card majors when you could open a 4-card major you just don't expect it so you describe as 5, just as flawed.
April 27
Steven Mcgrahan edited this comment April 27
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I vote none of the above.
April 27
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Do the opponents not know know this is a transfer?
April 24
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Where are your ruffs? Defend.
April 24
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He is not the getaway driver!
April 24
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del
April 23
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It's hard to enough already to find club slams or club games when they are right without starting search higher.
April 20
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defended against this hand, dont have to guess lol. But didnt sniff par result.
April 18
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Many of your bridge players need lessons in bridge and manners. Not uncommon problem on bridge sites.

Over use of Times Roman font hard on my eyes.
April 16
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This isn't price discrimination it's price gouging. Fees 2 to 4 times as high. I doubt the ACBL would be able to predict the consequences.
April 16
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April 15
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My Gazzilli notes from an Indian magazine say
2= either 54 15-16 hcp or
5 and either 4// with 17+ hcp
Yes was Delhi, check source that's what it says
April 11
Steven Mcgrahan edited this comment April 12
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For the resulters:
East bids 2H solves everything.
Just change your entire methods so you can safely overcall on this hand.
April 11
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What is better minor Lebensohl?
There is no choice for pick a minor which is what I thought this meant.
April 11
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