C & G Bridge Studio 6-Jul-2014
Tip of the Week:
take out double by a passed hand shows 9-11 HCP with shortness in the openers
suit. If the opponents have bid two suits, the double promises at least
four card support for both unbid suits.
to OUR new Life Masters Alan McMillan, Sandra MacPherson, Diane Livingston,
Julianna Gabor, Bob Calavecchia, and Lise Brennan. The first cake will be
tomorrow (Monday) and I will have to find out a good time for more CAKE!
Kudos to the Can-At
committee you did a fantastic
Michael Cobden out did himself with the Daily Bulletin, and partnerships did a great
job keeping everyone playing and happy!! For anyone who from time to time was
looking for a partner, you had no need to worry as Linda and Diane did some
thoughtful matching. Thank
you all for a job well done.
Now time to go back to our
normal Club Games, not only do you want the comfort of your own club, I am sure
you all have some tournament stories to share. So what is happening this
Celebrating all the NEW Life Masters cake and all!!
American Pairs Club qualifier Wednesday (9th) 7:00
red points and TRIPLE
Fund Game Friday
(11th) at 12:30.
Special Hand Analysis ½
For the Students of the Game:
it along Audrey Grant is coming to town! Monday September 29 and will
be presenting a morning workshop. See Attached!!
No Trump Series Tuesday at
9:30 am This Week: Creative
options and adaptation to the Stayman Convention- uncovering some secrets from
This Weeks Bridge Quiz:
opens the bidding with 1S and your Right Hand Opponent overcalls 1NT
is your call holding:
S 10 6
H K J 9 4
D A J 7 5 3
C J 10
Solution to Last Weeks Quiz:
opens the bidding with 1NoTrump and you hold:
S K J
H Q J 10
D A 9 6 3
C K Q 10 6
is your call?
4NT is NOT asking for Aces!!! 4NT is an invitational bid Invitational
to SLAM. Just as an auction of 1NT 2NT is an invitation to game
1NT 4NT is an invitation to slam. Partner will pass 4NT with any 15
point hand, or 16 HCP and 4-3-3-3 distribution. All other hands partner
should accept the slam invitation.
& Bill Halliday
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