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Paul D East
Paul D East
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July 27, 2011
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about me

Mathematician, 1988-2015

Lexington Community College, Lexington, KY

Now  retired and living in Daphne, Alabama 

 

 

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Life Master
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David Boxley's bidding problem: AQx Axxxx AKxx T
I am comfortable bidding 2.
Long Hesitation
I was the Director. I did not give a PP and I did not think it was even close to a PP. The East hand bid 4. Personally, I would have doubled. I gave EW an A-. I reluctantly did not post this as a poll because I used ...
Long Hesitation
I am pretty sure that I would double at matchpoints. After the long hesitation, I would pass. Agree totally with Kit that -140 rates to be a bad score. But after the long hesitation, I pass even though I think it is not the percentage call.
Long Hesitation
Yes.
Long Hesitation
FWIW, here is the West hand 85 KQJ6 QJ108 K62
Long Hesitation
Thanks. I am in middle of running the game in which it occurred. Thought I would get some opinions.
Long Hesitation
Yes, the game is matchpoints. Sorry I forgot to include that. As to how how high 2 is forcing, I have no idea. I expect the perpetrators don’t even know. Intermediates.
Long Hesitation
That would be me.
0=5=4=4
I chose 2 always, but I agree with Dominic and Richard.
Flannery Disclosure
Depends on what jurisdiction you are playing in. Not alertable in ACBL. Presently. Supposedly they are revising the process. Currently hopelessly convoluted and inconsistent. Having said that, I personally would alert.
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