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BW 2013 Vanderbilt Challenge Match Board 15
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This is a continuation of a video series analyzing the 24 boards played in the recent Fantasy Vanderbilt Challenge Match. Below is a video covering board 15. Playing for theBRIDGE WINNERSteam in this half were Gavin Wolpert (gavin), Steve Weinstein (stevo), Greg Humphreys (humper), and Jason Feldman (jfeld). Playing for theKAHLENBERGteam were Howard Kahlenberg (guru), Donna Morgen (marleymom), JoAnn Sprung (truffle), and Danny Sprung (3for3). Moderating the video discussion is John Adams, who participated in the last Fantasy Challenge.

Board 15 featured several interesting decisions in the auction, as well as some very tricky play and defense problems. First, suppose you hold the following hand and choose not to make a negative double at your first turn.

East
A987
9543
865
Q6
W
N
E
S
P
1
1
P
2
X
P
?

Vote in this bidding problemto select your call, then watch Jason and the rest of the Bridge Winners team discuss their thoughts on the board.

Open Room board 15:

Table result: 4H by West, down 2; N/S +200, N/S IMPS: +13

Guru
5
A1076
AQ974
AK5
Gavin
KQ102
K2
K10
108743
Marleymom
A987
9543
865
Q6
Stevo
J643
QJ8
J32
J92
W
N
E
S
P
1
1
X
2
4
P
P
P
D
3
4 West
NS: 0 EW: 0
K
A
4
5
2
0
1
3
8
10
K
1
1
1
Q
7
6
6
0
1
2
A
2
4
J
0
1
3
5
3
Q
2
2
1
4
5
2
Q
K
1
2
4
10
8
3
7
0
2
5
A
10
6
3
0
2
6
9
2
8
J
3
3
6
Q
4
8
5
3
4
6
J
8 tricks claimed
E/W -200
11

Closed Room board 15:

Table result: 4H by West, making 4; N/S +620, N/S IMPS: +13

Humper
5
A1076
AQ974
AK5
3For3
KQ102
K2
K10
108743
Jfeld
A987
9543
865
Q6
Truffle
J643
QJ8
J32
J92
W
N
E
S
P
1
1
P
2
X
P
3
P
4
P
P
P
D
3
4 West
NS: 0 EW: 0
Q
A
3
5
2
0
1
5
3
Q
K
1
1
1
K
7
4
6
0
1
2
5
8
Q
9
2
1
3
6
2
K
3
0
1
4
A
4
6
J
0
1
5
A
10
8
2
0
1
6
4
7
3
J
2
1
7
4
8
10
K
1
2
7
2
8
J
7
0
2
8
A
2
5
J
0
2
9
9
10
9
Q
3
3
9
6
7
10
9
2
3
10
E/W +620
13

Running Score:BRIDGE WINNERS 39, KAHLENBERG18
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