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Dale Johannesen
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Just to clarify, you're asking C$2500, which is currently US$1875, is that right?
Taking Advantage of UI?
Other. Only West can know what his motivation was, which is why that question is not relevant under the law.
What is the proper announcement?
This. If you include some 18s, [i]by agreement[/i], you should tell them about it. I think 15-18- is adequate, but this is better (might not have thought of it).
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That's my recollection. The lowest-scoring match in the Soloway round of 32 was Tulin-Onstott, 82-84. That's around 1.4 imps/board for both teams, well played. A swingier match, Fleisher-Ventin, was 110-130; 1.8 and 2.2 respectively. Of course Kaplan thought in terms of not losing imps ...
Is there anything....
I've seen more than one pair screw up this auction: (1) P (P) X (XX) P Probably you have too.
Do you play your 2!D opening as a weak 2?
It also doesn't say whose job it is to do it, which may be a bigger problem.
Is there anything....
Damian's hand appeared in the Master Solvers Club as a problem circa 1968. It may have been actually played sometime before that, I suppose, but no such claim was made. (At the time, about half the expert panel got it wrong.)
Is there anything....
There is no convention that a determined partner can't forget, misuse or otherwise screw up. Sometimes partner's partner, too.
ATB: -500 instead of +1010
It's unclear to me whether S's statement described a partnership agreement, or was just S's idea of the way things ought to work. Can you clarify?
ACBL Reorg Fails by One Vote.
ACBL district map: https://www.acbl.org/about-acbl/acbl-districts-and-units/ The other districts with Canadian members are 18 and 19. According to the above 18 voted no and 19 yes.
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