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Alan Schwartz
Alan Schwartz
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Member Since
April 29, 2013
Last Seen
June 16
Member Type
Bridge Player

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Grand Life Master
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Rohit Gupta's bidding problem: T9652 A6 T3 AJ94
What ever is a limit raise with 4+ trumps. Usually 2 or 2NT.
Spotting Chances
I don't understand why 5 suggests a diamond void.
Alan Schwartz's lead problem: Q97 J4 JT84 JT84
Here the reason for my posting a "bad" lead problem. I didn't consider a major suit lead. Thus which minor? With similar suits usually I choose the one with the better inner spots. Not an option here. So I took the 2 minor suit Jacks unobserved under the table ...
My favorite hand from Memphis
Auction at our table P P 1 4 5 P P P Making 6, isn't there a saying not to put an 8 card suit down in dummy. Yes it was this hand.
Alan Schwartz's bidding problem: 743 862 KQJ3 K43
I like to differentiate between 4 and 5 spades as my opps always bid 4H next.
Peg Kaplan's bidding problem: 963 K8762 Q7 J53
The long hesitation makes pass even more clear. Now North likely can't remove.
ATB +200
What information are you going to gain by bidding Michaels? If pard bids 2NT over 2, are you going to introduce s and make it easier to defend even if you bid 4 later? I was considering bidding 4 over 1 but figured I can always ...
ATB +200
3334 yarborough was exactly the hand I feared on the auction. The opps are making a game try vul vs not. Its not likely to be on Jxx(although it actually was) but should be on at least 4. Thus on the auction that occurred, I thought I gained information ...
Cover an Honor
What do you think of the 2 balance? I would not consider it.
Alan Schwartz's lead problem: J93 KJ AT6 A8543
Instead of guessing which Ace to lead or underlead, and not wanting to give up my overruffing potential by leading a . I thought I had to mix it up to have any chance to beat 3. Thus I led the J knowing it was very unlikely to give ...
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