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Avon Wilsmore
Avon Wilsmore
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Member Since
May 5, 2011
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Member Type
Bridge Player
Country
Australia

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
A X of 3NT in 1981...
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Double Bay Bridge Centre
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None
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Defend 3NT
Hamish: After continuing spades, West does not win the first diamond... South abandons diamonds and gives the game away, or East will get the chance to discourage clubs.
Defend 3NT
Delete... error.
Defend 3NT
I am going to play declarer for two spades, three diamonds and the club KJ... and play a spade. This is consistent with partner's S2. Yes, declarer could have played diamonds earlier, but that risks the fourth spade crushing their hand.
IMPed Pairs: towards a better datum
Ian Grant: [i]So one E/W pair had a net gain of 23 imps relative to another pair (on this single hand) simply through an accident of seating... There is a solution to the IMPed pairs problems, play matchpoints![/i] Ok, so I play matchpoints. I play against a ...
Looking for a hand record from the 1973 BB...
Interesting news... many thanks. I'll PM you.
Looking for a hand record from the 1973 BB...
Thanks... but that is the Final. I am looking for a deal from the qualifying rounds... probably Round 8.
World Bridge Games ("Olympiad") 2020
Tsingtao is good stuff... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsingtao_Brewery
Grosvenor Gambit & Frederick B. Turner
Don't think so... I believe you are thinking of "Turner Hodges"..
A puzzle solved
[i]If I had illicit knowledge, I wouldn't use it on a hand involving overtricks. I'd wait for a hand with some IMPs at stake.[/i] Yes, it is important to be discreet. Danny Kleinman writes: [i]The adroit use of illicit signals requires both judgment and discipline ...
Ethymology of "canapé" in Bridge?
... and there are Wikipedia entries that (IMO) are designed to be cover-ups. Wikipedia: [i]The string of Blue Team victories was also followed by some cheating allegations — mainly against “lesser” team members and none against Belladonna–Avarelli, Garozzo–Forquet, or Garozzo–Belladonna.[/i] Except that every member of the 1958 ...
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