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James Vogl
James Vogl
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Member Since
June 18, 2012
Last Seen
5 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me
Former backgammon/poker professional. Currently a hedge fund manager addicted to bridge since 2006 but am pretty hopeless.
Country
United Kingdom

Bridge Information

Bridge Accomplishments
Having first monthly positive statement after 6 years at the rubber bridge club.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
TGR
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None
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Honolulu BRP 7NT Lead Discussion
Ed got to say I didn’t. Is that the case here? If so my comment is even more bs than usual.
Nutrition/fitness levels of top bridge pros
Alan I think when unquantifiable the way to think is the reverse: can anyone really argue it’s a disadvantage to be in good shape? If no downside except 45 mins a day 6 days a week, can only be upside. Seems a pretty asymmetric bet to me.
Honolulu BRP 7NT Lead Discussion
Exatemondo...his comment didn’t help minimise the ev loss of 7nt bid? Self-lesson could wait too.
Honolulu BRP 7NT Lead Discussion
Must admit I haven’t read all 1293 comments, and I am not qualified to comment on the ruling, but find it kind of funny anyone would want to win an event on bidding to 7NT with 5 top losers!! Edit: sorry just saw Michael Cze... made same point above ...
Nutrition/fitness levels of top bridge pros
Many poker players have started meditating daily also. One commented the marginal 10 mins meditating goes a heck of a lot further than the marginal 10 mins at the table. Has not worked for me (give up after 100+ attempts) but does for so many top performers across many mental ...
alphazero
What is means for bridge.... it all depends on if Demis Hassabis (ex 6 times mind sport olympiad champ and ceo deep mind), turns his attention to bridge or not. I heard they are working on solving multi-handed poker now as well as all the saving the world stuff. if ...
alphazero
went to world champs to kibitz recently. seems to me first 20 moves learned by wrote, the endgame plays itself for top players so the only human skill left is end of mid game to beginning of the end game, which the computers play so much better than humans... yep ...
Massimo Lanzarotti readmitted to the ACBL?
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Massimo Lanzarotti readmitted to the ACBL?
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Nutrition/fitness levels of top bridge pros
Tres drole
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