M C & G Bridge Studio 11-Oct-2015
THE BRIDGE STUDIO IS
OPEN ON MONDAY - GAME AT 12:30 and at 7:00!!
TIP OF THE WEEK:
You are allowed to get information from things such
thinking plays are a big part of the game of bridge, and players are free
to use judgment to override any of the standard bidding guidelines.
You are not allowed to take advantage of things such as:
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- we have TWO 70%ers this week and one oh-so close - Congrats to
Sheila Cardone and Rod Mackenzie (Monday aft. 70.66%) and Jill & Steve
(Thursday aft. - 72.90%) and then we have Adele Stewart and Susan Hubley
with an Oh-So-Close on Friday with 69.16% - that is just one
matchpoint away!! The KUDO this week goes to all the players
in the NEW 99er game - great to see you out playing and thanks Jill for
running a quiet, professionally run FUN game - If you haven't tried it yet
- come on out!!
WHAT IS HAPPENING THIS
WEEK AT THE BRIDGE STUDIO:
It is CLUB APPRECIATION MONTH AND WE WANT TO HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE!!
ERIN BERRY ROOKIE/MASTER
GAME -- Thursday Oct. 22nd - 7:00. Note to 750 players - a
Special game on the 22nd. We have several of our students ready to
play and I am looking for (happy) 50+ players to partner up with our
students and new-to- duplicate players. This is an opportunity to
help us introduce new players to the game of duplicate. Help Jill
and I out this week as we look for players in this special game that is
held only in Canada.
FOR THE STUDENTS OF THE
do I have for you as the pre-amble to the Thursday evening game - It is
about Conventions - and which conventions you SHOULD think about and which
ones are better left until you have a better grasp of the bidding!!
THIS WEEK'S BRIDGE QUIZ:
is the auction:
Solution to Last Week's
are sitting South
East South West
– K 2
have a good hand and a good suit – you and your partner hold at least 24
HCP – and East overcalled 1NT – West holds nothing!. DOUBLE
– this hand belongs to your side. After partner opens and RHO bids
1NT it is common practice to double with 8+ points – especially when the
opponents are vulnerable. If for some reason on this hand the
auction goes higher than 1NT, you can now bid your heart suit, partner
knows you have values and will take it from there.
you at the Tables,.
Questions, Comments for Concerns, please let me know - email@example.com
Professional Centre, Suite 160 Halifax, NS phone: 902-446-3910