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Ian Hodges
Ian Hodges
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Feb. 26, 2019
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Like unusual systems, Currently trying to see if Roman Club is playable in any way.  If anyone has a suggestion for what dbls shd be other than the penalties of the original let me know.

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ACBL and psyching 1N. Again?
They should put that David Burn guy in charge. He says "Tell them what you play" That seems to be a one line sensible rule just remove all the rest.
Hanoi Rondón's bidding problem: K J643 642 KQJ64
dbl is takeout for example.
Implicit private understanding?
yes the best bid to show a fert is questionable. Should it be 1 1 or 1, the higher the more preemptive and more dangerous.
Interesting deal from Friday club pairs
I might want to know what the K lead requests partner to do or what the ace lead might show for example.
How strongly do you feel?
I seem to remember Tony Forrester believed in rebidding 1NT with this sort of hand.
How strongly do you feel?
I can do a single dummy analysis for this hand if you want. Will take a while though. Pretty much all the studies have shown double dummy analysis is fine. Admittedly each pair may well have different parameters for what they will make each bid with. AI defence is worse ...
Evaluate this hand
In the latest Neural net studies the authors were somewhat surprised that trying to make the AI place opponents cards and reevaluate their hand as a result made a tiny amount of difference.
Ruling on opening 1NT with small singleton (ACBL)
In the Swedish League there are a number of forcing pass pairs. This is pretty much as good a league as anywhere. Young Chelsea Bridge Club England will allow any system in its Friday imps provided you post the system on a board for a few weeks first if its ...
Crowd-Sourcing the Bridge World's March 2020 MSC Contest
I think Bridgewinners ought to have a thing which calculates on how many polls you agree or disagree with someone, and then sends you a list of friends and enemies based on the results.
Director's ruling opinions?
right and now he says No agreement. Rather than telling the truth.
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