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Forum: Bridge Yesterday, 09:19 PM
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Posted By Steve White
In the 5-way challenges, both completed by only...

In the 5-way challenges, both completed by only 4, I won one with +24.67. Procrastinator won the other with +14.67.

In 2-ways, I beat procrastinator by 30 and Klaymen by 4.

Õ’m issuing new...
Forum: Bridge Yesterday, 08:57 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
Need more votes

Need more votes
Forum: Bridge 01-20-2020, 11:41 PM
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Views: 83
Posted By Steve White
Awful ruling

Here's a link, since I asked about it on Bridgewinners.com

https://bridgewinners.com/article/view/comedy-of-errors-how-do-you-straighten-it-out-2-l84wacleeu/

Not at all clear to me (even after...
Forum: Bridge 01-20-2020, 11:29 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
The provisional +20 held up, but procrastinator...

The provisional +20 held up, but procrastinator won with +22.

I'll issue new challenges now.
Forum: Bridge 01-19-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Steve White
Good thing I asked for help, I suspect. I did...

Good thing I asked for help, I suspect. I did take VVV's suggestion.
Forum: Bridge 01-18-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
Probably should have won all the challenges. ...

Probably should have won all the challenges.

Did win the 5-way involving Klaymen with +18.50, less than 2 ahead of procrastinator. Beat procrastinator in a 2-way by all of 2. But lost to Klaymen...
Forum: Bridge 01-17-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Steve White
Didn't quite get the February problem posted...

Didn't quite get the February problem posted "next week" and now my answer is due Monday.

Matchpoints, both vulnerable
S-A108 H-84 D-AKJ C-KQJ109
South West North East
Pass ...
Forum: Bridge 01-17-2020, 10:39 AM
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Posted By Steve White
Ouch. Destroyed -26 by Klaymen, in a match with...

Ouch. Destroyed -26 by Klaymen, in a match with 13 pushes and nothing clearly wrong.

Lost 10 because I opened 1D instead of 1NT on xx A10 AKQJx Q982. We defended 4H, making; we could make 4S. ...
Forum: Bridge 01-16-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 258
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Posted By Steve White
How does +5.25 win a 5-way? Somehow NN did it. ...

How does +5.25 win a 5-way? Somehow NN did it.

I won a 2-way with procrastinator by 14, 10 of those primarily by luck when LHO led the heart Q at both tables against our (opps silent) 1NT - 2C -...
Forum: Bridge 01-15-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 258
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Posted By Steve White
NN at +12.25 wins the 5-way including Klaymen,...

NN at +12.25 wins the 5-way including Klaymen, who was a close second at +10. procrastinator beats me in a 2-way by 2. Klaymen beats me in a 2-way by 17, which perhaps should have been only -3. He...
Forum: Bridge 01-13-2020, 12:28 AM
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Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
new challenges issued. I better bid and play...

new challenges issued. I better bid and play better than in today's sectional (we were 4th of 13 teams in the top bracket of a Bracketed under 5000 Swiss).

Also I need to play more precisely than...
Forum: Bridge 01-12-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
A. 4 diamonds B. 4 hearts. Or maybe 3NT, if...

A. 4 diamonds
B. 4 hearts. Or maybe 3NT, if 3S was a mild slam try. But 9xx of spades is a pretty discouraging holding for slam.
C. 1NT. Nothing, including 1NT, seems very good. 1S looks...
Forum: Bridge 01-12-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By Steve White
March problems. Deadline Feb 10 9AM; may submit...

March problems. Deadline Feb 10 9AM; may submit earlier.
Forum: Bridge 01-11-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
Procrastinator wins 5-way with the only + score,...

Procrastinator wins 5-way with the only + score, +20.34. Numbers nerd wins 4-way with +6.75. Procrastinator wins unnoteworthy 2-way by 10.

Klaymen wins 2-way by 7 that was unremarkable at his...
Forum: Bridge 01-10-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
A B C D E F ...

A B C D E F G H Total
oirg 3C 100 3D 70 1C; 2100 Dbl 10 P 70 P 60 3C 60 S10 80 550
SW ...
Forum: Bridge 01-09-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
Was expecting to wait until 7, but Iím going to...

Was expecting to wait until 7, but Iím going to submit those leading choices now.
Forum: Bridge 01-08-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
A B C D E F G H ...

A B C D E F G H
procrastinator 3S 3D 1C; 2H 2C 2H P 2S S4
oirg 3C 3D 1C; 2H Dbl P P 3C S10
SW ...
Forum: Bridge 01-07-2020, 11:09 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
I lose to Procrastinator in a 2-way by 4. ...

I lose to Procrastinator in a 2-way by 4.

Iíve issued the new challenges.

Memo to self for next time: 2-ways should be issued in Safari. If issued in Chrome, I canít start until the opponent...
Forum: Bridge 01-07-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
Is that the kind of help we need from Numbers...

Is that the kind of help we need from Numbers Nerd? Heís created two ties, sort of.

He definitely created a 3-3-2 tie on A. Since VVV and I are the 2, we should break it, though neither of the...
Forum: Bridge 01-07-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Steve White
Better than my result. Part A (first seat): 1H...

Better than my result. Part A (first seat): 1H 50; 3H, 40; 4H, 30; P & 2H, 20
Part B (fourth seat): 2H & 3H. 50; 1H, 40; P, 30; 4H, 20

Iíll post the February problem next week.
Forum: Bridge 01-06-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
Procrastinator wins the 5-way including Klaymen...

Procrastinator wins the 5-way including Klaymen with +20.50. I win the other 5-way, completed by 4, with +6.66. Klaymen beats me in a 2-way by 14.
Forum: Bridge 01-03-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,416
Posted By Steve White
A B C D E F G H ...

A B C D E F G H
procrastinator
oirg 3C 3D 1C; 2H Dbl P P 3C S10
SW ...
Forum: Bridge 01-03-2020, 11:01 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
new challenges issued

new challenges issued
Forum: Bridge 12-30-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
Oirg wins a challenge, only completed by 4, with...

Oirg wins a challenge, only completed by 4, with +9.99. He was the only one who had positive imps.

Klaymen won the other 5-way with +16.00. he and I probably upset about CHO on board 13, even...
Forum: Bridge 12-27-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,449
Posted By Steve White
If people are interested in a last gasp for 2019,...

If people are interested in a last gasp for 2019, I issued new 2 and 4 way challenges.
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