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BW 2013 Vanderbilt Challenge Match Boards 5-6
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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 boards 5-6. Playing for theBRIDGE WINNERSteam in this half were Gavin Wolpert (gavin), Steve Weinstein (stevo), Eugene Hung (eyhung), and Ari Greenberg (arigreen). 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.

On board 6, Gavin Wolpert faced an interesting bidding problem after a reverse:

North
72
98752
K873
K3
W
N
E
S
P
1
P
1
P
2
P
?

Your agreements are that 2 would be artificial and the start of a relay sequence showing weakness, while 3 would be more forward-going. What call would you make?

To see Gavin and Steve discuss their thinking behind the bidding of this hand,click PLAY on the video. Click the NEXT PAGE button to see the full hand and play records.

Open Room board 5:

Table result: 4 by North, making 4; N/S +620, N/S IMPS: +12

Closed Room board 5:

Table result: 4 by North, down 1; N/S -100, N/S IMPS: -12

Open Room board 6:

Table result: 3 by South, making 6; N/S +170, N/S IMPS: -6

Closed Room board 6:

Table result: 5 by South, making 6; N/S +420, N/S IMPS: +6

Running Score:BRIDGE WINNERS 23, KAHLENBERG7
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