Main   Data 9X11 by Richard Pavlicek  

One Club vs Pass

Third seat, any HCP

A total of 107 cases occurred in 40,069 deals from 72 major events 1996-2014.
Cases with swings of 2+ IMPs are shown here, most recent first.


2014 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 1
N-S Vul
S Q 7 6 4 2
H Q 6
D A 10 9 4
C J 5
Katz
West

Dbl
2 NT

Lead
C A
D K
D 3
D 9
C K
C 4
D 10
Kwiecien
North
Pass
1 H
Pass

2nd
6
6
J
2
9
Q
8
Nickell
East
Pass
2 H
3 H

3rd
5
4
A
H 2
J
H Q
S 8
Pszczola
South
1 C
Pass
AP

4th
2
5
7
Q
3
7
H A
Pratap
West

1 NT
2 H

Lead
S 2
S A
S K
H A
H 9
H J
H 10
D 2
S Q
C 5
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
C 2
6
4
6
Q
2
8
3
C 10
M.Gordon
East
Pass
2 D


3rd
10
C 3
C 7
4
K
C 6
C 9
Q
C 4
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass


4th
J
3
8
5
3
C J
D 4
A
5
S A K J 9 5
H A 9
D Q J 6
C Q 9 6
TableS
H K J 10 7 4
D 8 7 5 2
C 10 7 3 2


Par -120
2 NT EW
S 10 8 3
H 8 5 3 2
D K 3
C A K 8 4




1 C +51 C 6-03 H East -2+1002 H West =-110


2014 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 2
N-S Vul
S 8 5 4
H 6 5 3
D K J 9 6 2
C K 6
Katz
West

Dbl



Lead
D 8
H Q
H 2
H 10
S 3
D Q
C 8
S 9
S A
Welland
North
Pass
Rdbl



2nd
4
K
5
C 3
6
2
K
7
8
Nickell
East
Pass
1 H



3rd
J
A
9
7
Q
7
A
J
D 10
S.Auken
South
1 C
AP



4th
A
3
8
6
4
3
2
5
10
Sadek
West

1 C
2 H
4 H

Lead
D 8
H 10
H 9
H 7
S 3
D Q
Weinstein
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
4
8
K
6
7
K
El Ahmady
East
Pass
1 H
2 NT


3rd
J
2
A
Q
Q
7
Levin
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
3
5
C Q
4
3
S A Q J 2
H A J 7 2
D Q 5 4
C 8 7
TableS 9 3
H Q 10 9 4
D A 10 7
C A 10 5 4


Par -450
5 H EW
S K 10 7 6
H K 8
D 8 3
C Q J 9 3 2




1 C +61 C 12-01 H East +4-2004 H East +1-450


2013 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 3
Both Vul
S 10 7 5 4
H A K 5 4
D 6
C 10 8 7 5
Z.Shi
West

Dbl
2 D
3 D

Lead
H 10
H A
H 5
Duboin
North
Pass
Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
2
Q
3
Ju
East
Pass
1 D
Rdbl


3rd
K
9
D 8
Sementa
South
1 C
Pass
3 C


4th
7
6
8
Madala
West

1 D
Dbl


Lead
C 4
D K
C 6
Lian
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass


2nd
Q
6
H 2
Bocchi
East
Pass
2 C
3 NT


3rd
7
2
10
H.Shi
South
Pass
3 C
AP


4th
9
A
A
S A K 3
H J 8 6 2
D K Q J 7 3
C Q
TableS Q 6 2
H Q 7 3
D 10 9 5 4 2
C A 9


Par -110
3 D EW
S J 9 8
H 10 9
D A 8
C K J 6 4 3 2
1 C +101 C 22-23 D East =-1103 NT East =-600


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 161 C NSPass NS
Case 4
Both Vul
S A J 9 8 5
H 3
D 10 9 7 6
C J 8 5
Rehder
West

1 H
Pass

Lead
H 10
C 7
D 6
D 3
S 4
S 5
D 5
C 9
C 4
Ravenna
North
Pass
Dbl
2 S

2nd
Q
8
4
7
3
K
A
5
Q
Gromoeller
East
Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
K
3
J
2
A
6
S 10
A
K
Alujas
South
1 C
Pass


4th
3
2
K
Q
2
7
9
6
J
Lambardi
West

4 H


Lead
D 10
Fritsche
North
Pass
Dbl
Rizzo
East
Pass
AP
Rohowsky
South
Pass
S 10 7 3
H A K 9 4 2
D K 3
C K 9 7
TableS K 2
H 10 8 6
D 8 5 4 2
C A 10 4 3


Par -140
3 H EW
S Q 6 4
H Q J 7 5
D A Q J
C Q 6 2



1 C +121 C 34-22 S North -1-1004 H× West =-790


2013 Bermuda Bowl Semifinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 5
None Vul
S J 9 2
H K 9 6 5
D K 8 5 3
C 8 2
Bocchi
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C A
H 8
D 6
S J
H 3
S K
C 7
C 9
C Q
D A
Balicki
North
Pass
1 H
1 NT

2nd
3
A
9
3
6
A
2
6
D 3
5
Madala
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
4
K
7
2
2
K
J
H 10
2
Zmudzinski
South
1 C
1 S


4th
8
5
4
Q
Q
4
5
H 9
10
10
Narkiewicz
West

1 NT


Lead
H 5
H Q
S 7
H 7
S J
Sementa
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
3
Q
K
4
Buras
East
Pass
2 NT


3rd
A
6
9
10
8
Duboin
South
Pass
AP


4th
4
8
3
C 6
A
S A Q
H J 7 4 3
D A 9 7
C Q J 7 4
TableS 6 5 4 3
H 10 8 2
D J 4 2
C A K 9


Par -90
1 NT EW
S K 10 8 7
H A Q
D Q 10 6
C 10 6 5 3




1 C +21 C 36-21 NT North -1-502 NT West =-120


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 41 C NSPass NS
Case 6
N-S Vul
S Q 10
H 10 8 4 2
D 10 7 6 5
C A Q 9
Tobing
West

1 S
2 S

Lead
H 4
C 4
C A
C Q
S K
S A
S 8
S 5
G.Wolpert
North
Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
J
2
6
8
10
Q
H 2
6
Asbi
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
9
5
7
7
H 3
H 7
H 8
Kranyak
South
1 C
1 NT


4th
6
3
10
K
3
4
J
H 9
Dwyer
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
H 4
C 5
S Q
S K
S 8
H A
S 9
D 3
D 2
D J
Karwur
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
10
7
10
H 2
S 6
D 7
5
K
10
Bathurst
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
Q
Q
4
H 3
C 6
8
D 4
Q
6
9
George
South
Pass
Pass


4th
6
3
A
5
J
7
3
A
8
S A K 9 8 6 2
H 6
D K J 3
C K 10 2
TableS 7
H K J 9 7 3
D Q 9 8 4
C 8 6 3


Par +120
2 NT NS
S J 5 4 3
H A Q 5
D A 2
C J 7 5 4




Pass +51 C 36-72 S West =-1103 S West -2+100


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 51 C NSPass NS
Case 7
E-W Vul
S Q J 9 4
H K 5
D 10 6 3
C K J 9 8
Kamil
West

1 H
2 H
Pass

Lead
S Q
S 10
S 7
D 2
S 8
C 3
H A
H 3
Thoma
North
Pass
Dbl
Dbl
2 S

2nd
A
2
9
4
J
A
5
K
Fleisher
East
Pass
Rdbl
Rdbl
3 H

3rd
3
K
H 6
A
H Q
H 2
C 4
D 5
Brenner
South
1 C
1 S
Pass
AP

4th
6
4
5
6
C 7
8
7
9
Villas-Boas
West

1 H
2 H
4 H

Lead
C 8
H 3
S Q
H 4
C 3
H A
D 7
Zia
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

2nd
10
K
10
5
6
C J
6
Campos
East
Pass
Rdbl
3 H


3rd
A
6
5
Q
H 8
C 4
Q
Martel
South
Pass
2 C
Pass


4th
H 2
7
K
9
9
J
K
S K 8 7 6
H A 10 8 4 3 2
D A 8 7
C
TableS A 10
H Q 6
D Q J 9 5 2
C Q 10 4 3


Par -1430
6 H EW
S 5 3 2
H J 9 7
D K 4
C A 7 6 5 2



1 C +101 C 46-73 H West +1-1704 H West +1-650


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 141 C NSPass NS
Case 8
Both Vul
S Q 9 3 2
H K Q 3
D J 6 2
C J 10 9
Tobing
West

Dbl
Dbl
3 H
4 S

Lead
D Q
S A
S K
S 8
C J
S J
D 9
C 10
C 9
Cornell
North
Pass
1 H
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
2
3
Q
K
H 4
8
6
7
Asbi
East
Pass
Pass
2 S
3 NT


3rd
2
4
6
10
3
H 7
4
2
5
Bach
South
1 C
2 C
Pass
Pass


4th
7
5
7
C 4
H 5
9
J
H 10
H J
Ware
West

1 H
3 D



Lead
S 7
D A
D K
D 4
C J
S 5
D 10
D 5
S 8
H Q
H J
Karwur
North
Pass
Pass
Pass



2nd
A
6
2
J
K
K
S 3
C 10
Q
8
K
Tislevoll
East
Pass
1 S
3 NT



3rd
9
3
7
9
A
2
C 6
C 7
J
6
9
Sakul
South
Pass
Pass
AP



4th
4
8
Q
C 5
H 5
6
C 2
H 2
H 4
A
C 3
S A K 8
H A J 10 7 5
D A K 10 5 4
C
TableS J 10 6 4
H 9 8
D 9 7 3
C K Q 7 6


Par -620
4 H West
S 7 5
H 6 4 2
D Q 8
C A 8 5 4 3 2







1 C +121 C 58-74 S East -1+1003 NT East =-600


2013 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 9
N-S Vul
S A Q
H 9 8 5 3
D K J 9 3
C 9 4 3
Amoils
West

1 S
4 S

Lead
C 3
D 5
C 4
S K
S Q
C 9
S 8
C 10
H A
H K
H 10
C 7
Graves
North
Pass
1 NT
AP

2nd
A
2
2
A
7
5
D 3
K
3
5
9
D 4
Morgan
East
Pass
2 S


3rd
6
10
Q
4
5
J
9
S J
2
6
7
Schwartz
South
1 C
Pass


4th
8
J
S 2
3
6
S 10
D 6
H 8
4
J
Q
Ro.Schwartz
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
H 5
C 8
S 7
C 9
S K
C 4
D A
D 4
D 9
Moss
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
3
5
2
A
5
3
K
Q
L.Fisher
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
J
A
6
7
4
J
5
7
8
Grue
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
6
Q
S 2
3
S 8
2
6
10
S K J 10 8 6 2
H A K 10
D A 10 4
C 8
TableS 9 7 4
H 7 6 2
D Q 7 5
C A 10 5 2


Par -420
4 S EW
S 5 3
H Q J 4
D 8 6 2
C K Q J 7 6






1 C +61 C 64-74 S West -2+1003 S West =-140


2013 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 10
N-S Vul
S 9 8 6
H A 5 4
D 10 8 5
C K 10 7 4
T.Bessis
West

Pass
AP


Lead
H 2
D 2
H 9
H 5
D K
D Q
S K
S 4
D 3
D 4
Brogeland
North
Pass
1 S



2nd
4
6
Q
S 5
5
8
6
8
C 8
C Q
Bertheau
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
8
10
K
7
7
9
3
A
H 3
C 5
Lindqvist
South
1 C
1 NT



4th
10
A
A
J
J
S 2
7
10
C 4
C 7
L.Fisher
West

1 D
1 NT
2 D

Lead
D 5
S 4
H 8
D 8
S 3
H K
H 2
S 5
H 3
D A
Moss
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
6
10
9
7
4
5
10
C 4
Ro.Schwartz
East
Pass
1 S
2 C


3rd
J
A
J
2
K
9
D 4
D K
D 7
Grue
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
Q
2
A
6
8
Q
7
9
6
S K 4
H K J 3 2
D K Q 6
C J 9 6 5
TableS A J 5 3
H 9 8
D A 9 7 4 3
C 3 2


Par -120
2 NT EW
S Q 10 7 2
H Q 10 7 6
D J 2
C A Q 8





Pass +31 C 64-101 NT South -2-2002 D West +1-110


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2013 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 11
Both Vul
S A 8 3 2
H A J 10
D 10 9
C 10 7 6 2
Nowosadzki
West

1 H
2 NT

Lead
C 7
S 9
C 2
S K
S 5
S Q
Bocchi
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass

2nd
3
A
H 3
2
3
D 2
Kalita
East
Pass
2 C
3 NT

3rd
K
6
J
7
J
Madala
South
1 C
Pass
AP

4th
A
10
Q
4
D J
Dubinin
West

1 H
2 NT

Lead
S 10
D 3
D 8
D Q
Jagniewski
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
5
5
10
J
Gromov
East
Pass
2 D
3 D

3rd
2
A
K
H 2
Gawel
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
Q
9
2
S K 9 5
H Q 7 6 5 2
D A 8
C A Q 9
TableS Q J 7 6
H 4 3
D K Q 7 6 4 3
C 3


Par -500
4 C× NS -2
S 10 4
H K 9 8
D J 5 2
C K J 8 5 4
Pass +111 C 64-213 NT West +2-6603 D East +1-130


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 12
Both Vul
S Q 2
H 9 7 4
D K 8 7 5 2
C K 8 3
Nickell
West

1 S
4 H


Lead
D Q
H 5
D 4
D 5
C A
C 10
Kranyak
North
Pass
Pass
AP


2nd
A
4
3
9
6
7
Katz
East
Pass
2 H



3rd
2
J
K
H 2
3
K
G.Wolpert
South
1 C
Pass



4th
6
K
10
J
5
J
Bathurst
West

1 NT
2 H
4 H

Lead
H 7
C 4
D 2
H 6
S 4
S K
S 3
Meckstroth
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
6
6
4
5
Q
D 5
Dwyer
East
Pass
2 D
2 NT


3rd
K
K
Q
10
A
7
H A
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
5
5
A
2
2
6
S A K J 8 3
H Q 6 5
D A J 3
C 7 6
TableS 7 4
H A J 10 8 3
D 10 9 6
C Q J 5


Par -140
3 H EW
S 10 9 6 5
H K 2
D Q 4
C A 10 9 4 2


1 C +131 C 77-214 H East -2+2004 H West =-620


2013 USBC Playoff, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 13
E-W Vul
S J 8 5
H J 8 6
D K 10 9 5
C A 10 9
Meckstroth
West

1 H
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
S K
H A
H 10
H K
C K
C 4
C 10
D 4
S J
Zia
North
Pass
1 NT
2 S


2nd
5
8
6
8
C 6
3
5
J
6
Rodwell
East
Pass
2 H
Pass


3rd
3
4
5
Q
7
9
A
Q
K
Martel
South
1 C
Pass
3 C


4th
2
Q
2
3
J
2
8
S 7
2
Willenken
West

1 NT
3 S


Lead
S 5
S A
S K
H 4
H Q
Katz
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
8
J
6
2
Rosenberg
East
Pass
2 H
4 S


3rd
2
4
6
K
7
Nickell
South
Pass
Pass
AP


4th
7
Q
C 7
3
8
S A K 7
H A 10 9 7 4
D A J 6
C 5 3
TableS 10 9 6 4 3
H K Q 5
D 3 2
C J 8 2


Par -500
5 D× NS -3
S Q 2
H 3 2
D Q 8 7 4
C K Q 7 6 4





1 C +111 C 88-213 C South -2-1004 S West +1-650


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 14
None Vul
S K J 6
H K Q 8 5 2
D 5
C Q 8 6 2
Wold
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
D 10
C 5
H 9
C 8
H 7
H 4
S 4
Martel
North
Pass
1 H
3 C

2nd
5
A
3
3
A
5
7
Compton
East
Pass
2 D
AP

3rd
A
9
K
K
2
C J
A
Zia
South
1 C
Pass


4th
2
2
6
10
10
S 5
6
Rosenberg
West

1 D


Lead
H K
C 10
C 2
H 7
H 8
S 5
D 9
Chambers
North
Pass
1 H


2nd
6
Q
5
3
S 2
A
5
Willenken
East
Pass
3 D


3rd
9
3
K
Q
D 8
6
K
Schermer
South
Pass
AP


4th
A
4
9
10
4
3
2
S A Q 10 9
H A J 4 3
D 10 9 6
C 10 9
TableS 4 3 2
H 10 6
D A K 7 4 3
C J 5 3


Par +120
2 NT NS
S 8 7 5
H 9 7
D Q J 8 2
C A K 7 4

1 C +21 C 90-213 C South =+1103 D West -1+50


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 15
E-W Vul
S A Q 4 2
H J 8
D K 8 4
C 10 5 4 3
Seamon
West

1 NT


Lead
C A
C K
C 9
D 6
S 3
S A
Lev
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
6
8
J
4
7
5
Pszczola
East
Pass
2 S


3rd
5
4
3
A
J
9
Cohler
South
1 C
AP


4th
7
Q
D 2
3
Q
K
Mahaffey
West

1 NT
2 S

Lead
C 4
H 3
C 8
H 9
C J
D 6
S 3
C 10
S 6
D 10
H 10
Sontag
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
7
A
3
K
5
4
7
S 5
9
8
Glubok
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
K
8
Q
J
D 2
A
J
9
K
S 8
Berkowitz
South
Pass
Pass


4th
6
2
A
4
2
3
Q
D 9
2
5
S K J
H A K Q 6
D Q 10 9 6
C J 8 6
TableS 10 8 6 5 3
H 10 5 4 2
D A 2
C Q 7


Par -140
3 H EW
S 9 7
H 9 7 3
D J 7 5 3
C A K 9 2





Pass +51 C 90-262 S East =-1102 S West -1+100


2013 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 16
Both Vul
S J 9 8 5 4
H K J 4 3
D Q
C 8 5 2
Fredin
West

Pass
Dbl
3 NT

Lead
C 5
S 2
C 7
S Q
C J
D 6
C A
D 4
M.Bilde
North
Pass
1 S
Pass
AP

2nd
6
3
K
A
8
Q
H 2
5
Fallenius
East
Pass
Pass
3 D


3rd
Q
J
3
4
9
K
H 7
7
D.Bilde
South
1 C
Pass
Pass


4th
4
K
2
10
10
3
H 4
H 3
Welland
West

1 C
2 D


Lead
S 4
D 7
D 4
Nystrom
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
10
Q
5
S.Auken
East
Pass
2 C
3 D


3rd
Q
K
Upmark
South
Pass
Pass
AP


4th
A
3
S A 3
H A 8 7 6
D A 7 6 2
C J 4 3
TableS K 10
H 10 9
D K 10 9 8 4
C A 9 7 6


Par -600
3 NT EW
S Q 7 6 2
H Q 5 2
D J 5 3
C K Q 10



Pass +101 C 91-363 NT West +1-6303 D West +2-150


2012 World Championship Final, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 17
Both Vul
S J 9 2
H 10 7 6 5 4 3
D 7 3
C K 6
Upmark
West

Dbl
4 S


Lead
D 4
S 3
C 9
H 7
H J
S 8
Buras
North
Pass
Pass
AP


2nd
A
2
4
2
9
4
Nystrom
East
Pass
2 S



3rd
3
K
K
A
6
Q
Narkiewicz
South
1 C
Pass



4th
5
A
5
8
Q
9
Zaremba
West

1 C
2 D
4 S

Lead
D J
S Q
C 2
C 6
S 3
S K
D 5
D Q
H 8
Petersson
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
2
4
7
9
C 8
4
H 3
Zak
East
Pass
1 S
2 NT


3rd
3
6
K
3
10
5
K
C 10
Ahlesved
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
2
A
5
A
4
J
7
8
S Q 5 3
H K 9 8
D A K Q 9 6
C A 4
TableS K 10 8 7 6
H Q 2
D 5 2
C Q 10 7 5


Par -630
4 NT EW
S A 4
H A J
D J 10 8 4
C J 9 8 3 2




1 C +121 C 103-364 S East -1+1004 S East =-620


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 18
E-W Vul
S J 7 6 4 2
H K J 4 2
D K
C K 6 3
Zia
West

1 NT
2 H
Pass

Lead
S 4
H 10
D 3
S 2
S 5
D A
H 8
H 7
S 7
Majumdar
North
Pass
Dbl
Dbl
Pass

2nd
9
J
5
3
K
C 6
2
C 4
Hamman
East
Pass
2 D
Pass
3 NT

3rd
Q
Q
J
10
J
7
A
D 2
S.Mukherjee
South
1 C
Pass
2 S
AP

4th
A
6
K
8
C 5
8
9
K
Majumder
West

1 NT
2 H
3 NT

Lead
S 4
S 10
D 2
S 6
D 4
D 7
D A
D 6
H 8
C 9
H 10
H A
Nickell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
A
K
H 3
C 6
8
H 2
S 7
4
A
J
C 10
M.Mukherjee
East
Pass
2 D
2 NT


3rd
Q
2
3
5
Q
J
C 5
C 7
5
K
Q
C 2
Katz
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
8
9
10
K
5
C 3
9
C 4
9
8
6
K
S A K 8
H 10 8
D A J 6 4 2
C A J 2
TableS 9 3
H A Q 7 5 3
D Q 7 3
C 8 7 5


Par -630
4 NT EW
S Q 10 5
H 9 6
D 10 9 8 5
C Q 10 9 4








1 C +121 C 116-363 NT West -1+1003 NT West +1-630


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 19
None Vul
S 8 4
H A 7 5 2
D 6 5 4
C A 10 3 2
Hamman
West

Dbl
3 D

Lead
H 10
C 2
S K
H 8
S.Mukherjee
North
Pass
1 H
Pass

2nd
4
6
A
2
Zia
East
Pass
1 NT
3 NT

3rd
A
7
4
Q
Majumdar
South
1 C
2 H
AP

4th
J
S 3
5
3
M.Mukherjee
West

1 D
2 D

Lead
S 8
D 2
H J
S 4
S K
Katz
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
5
6
10
7
6
Majumder
East
Pass
1 NT
3 D

3rd
10
7
4
Q
H 2
Nickell
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
A
3
A
3
J
S A 9 6 3
H K 8 4
D A Q J 10 9 2
C
TableS J 7 5
H Q J
D K 8 7
C K 8 6 5 4


Par -300
4 H× NS -2
S K Q 10 2
H 10 9 6 3
D 3
C Q J 9 7
Pass +71 C 116-433 NT East =-4003 D West +1-130


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 20
Both Vul
S 9 7 4 3
H K 10
D A Q 9 5 4 2
C 7
Carroll
West

1 H
Dbl
AP

Lead
H A
H 2
S 3
H J
S Q
S K
C 2
D 2
D 7
Smirnov
North
Pass
Dbl
3 D


2nd
10
K
6
6
2
5
J
6
J
Garvey
East
Pass
1 NT
Pass


3rd
3
Q
A
C 7
H 7
C 5
Q
K
A
Piekarek
South
1 C
2 S
3 S


4th
5
4
8
S 10
4
7
S 9
3
8
Rohowsky
West

1 H
2 H


Lead
C 7
H A
H 2
S 7
D K
D Q
Mesbur
North
Pass
2 D
AP


2nd
9
10
K
Q
J
8
Fritsche
East
Pass
Dbl



3rd
10
3
Q
A
A
7
Fitzgibbon
South
Pass
Rdbl



4th
A
5
4
8
6
3
S 8
H A 9 8 7 6 2
D J 3
C A Q 6 5
TableS K Q 10 6
H Q 3
D 10 8 6
C K 9 4 2


Par +140
3 S NS
S A J 5 2
H J 5 4
D K 7
C J 10 8 3




1 C +61 C 122-433 S South =+1402 H West =-110


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2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 21
Both Vul
S 7 4
H K J 10 8 4
D 8 6 2
C 9 6 2
Gromoeller
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
H 6
S 2
S A
S 10
D A
D K
D 3
D 10
C A
C 4
C K
McGann
North
Pass
1 D
2 H

2nd
2
K
6
J
2
6
8
C 3
8
10
9
Rehder
East
Pass
Pass
2 S

3rd
K
5
7
H J
4
9
Q
H 9
5
J
H 3
Hanlon
South
1 C
1 H
AP

4th
A
4
3
8
5
7
J
H 4
2
6
Q
Garvey
West

1 NT
2 S

Lead
C 6
D 3
S 2
H 7
S 3
H Q
H 6
S Q
C 5
Smirnov
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
6
A
2
K
9
S J
H 10
2
Carroll
East
Pass
2 C
4 S

3rd
Q
Q
5
4
6
8
J
8
A
Piekarek
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
K
5
7
A
4
3
5
10
S Q J 6 5
H 9 2
D A K 3
C K J 7 5
TableS 9 8 3 2
H A 5 3
D Q 10 9 4
C A 4


Par -620
4 S EW
S A K 10
H Q 7 6
D J 7 5
C Q 10 8 3





1 C +91 C 131-432 S East +3-2004 S West =-620


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 22
Both Vul
S 8
H K 10
D K 10 9 5 4
C Q 9 8 4 3
Mesbur
West

2 C
3 H
AP


Lead
D A
H 6
S 8
S 2
C 9
S 7
Fritsche
North
Pass
2 D
4 C



2nd
3
2
3
K
6
J
Fitzgibbon
East
Pass
2 H
4 H



3rd
5
K
A
H 10
A
D 4
Rohowsky
South
1 C
3 D
Dbl



4th
6
4
5
4
2
Smirnov
West

1 H
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
H 2
D 4
D 2
C 3
C 7
Garvey
North
Pass
Pass
2 NT
3 NT


2nd
10
K
6
H J
6
Piekarek
East
Pass
2 H
3 H
Pass


3rd
4
5
A
K
A
Carroll
South
Pass
Dbl
Pass
4 D


4th
6
7
3
J
2
S K J 6 5
H A J 8 3 2
D 3
C K 5 2
TableS Q 10 4 3
H Q 9 5 4
D Q J 6
C J 6


Par +130
4 D NS
S A 9 7 2
H 7 6
D A 8 7 2
C A 10 7


1 C +91 C 141-434 H× East -2+5004 D South =+130


2012 USBC Semifinal, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 23
N-S Vul
S J 7 3 2
H A Q 7 2
D Q
C 8 7 5 4
Katz
West

Dbl
Pass
Pass


Lead
H 4
S 8
S A
S 4
C Q
S 10
G.Wolpert
North
Pass
Rdbl
Dbl
3 C


2nd
2
6
3
7
A
J
Nickell
East
Pass
1 H
Pass
AP


3rd
K
Q
9
K
4
C K
Kranyak
South
1 C
Pass
2 C



4th
3
2
5
C 3
2
Bathurst
West

1 NT
Pass
3 D
4 S

Lead
C J
D 4
C 5
D 2
D 6
H 7
S 9
S 4
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
9
5
2
H 2
3
K
5
J.Lall
East
Pass
3 C
Rdbl
3 S


3rd
4
J
6
9
S 3
3
A
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Dbl
Pass
Pass


4th
K
Q
A
A
7
4
2
S A Q 10 4
H 9 5 4
D K J 3 2
C A 9
TableS K 9 8
H K 10 8 6
D 10 9 7 4
C K 2


Par -400
3 NT EW
S 6 5
H J 3
D A 8 6 5
C Q J 10 6 3




Pass +51 C 142-483 C South -1-1004 S East -2+100


2012 USBC Semifinal, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 24
None Vul
S 7 6 5 3
H A J 9 5
D J 8 7 5
C 2
Greco
West

1 NT
Pass
Pass

Lead
H Q
D 8
H K
H 7
H 9
H.Weinstein
North
Pass
2 C
2 D
Pass

2nd
A
10
8
10
6
Hampson
East
Pass
Dbl
Dbl
Dbl

3rd
2
2
3
C 4
C 3
Garner
South
1 C
Pass
2 H
AP

4th
4
6
5
J
Lee
West

1 NT
2 D


Lead
C 2
D 2
S 10
H 2
D 7
Moss
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
K
K
3
4
10
Demirev
East
Pass
2 C
3 NT


3rd
A
5
J
Q
A
Gitelman
South
Pass
Dbl
AP


4th
4
3
4
A
6
S A Q 10 2
H Q 3
D K Q 6
C Q J 10 4
TableS K J 9 8
H K 7 6 2
D 10 9 3
C K 5


Par -400
3 NT EW
S 4
H 10 8 4
D A 4 2
C A 9 8 7 6 3
Pass +21 C 142-502 H× South -3-5003 NT West +1-430


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 25
Both Vul
S J 5 3
H K Q 6 5 2
D 8
C K 9 8 2
X.Shi
West

1 D
Pass
4 S

Lead
C 2
D 4
S 6
S Q
S 4
D J
D 3
D Q
D 2
Stansby
North
Pass
2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
4
5
2
5
J
6
K
C 8
Gu
East
Pass
Dbl
3 H


3rd
Q
8
K
8
A
10
A
7
Martel
South
1 C
3 C
Pass


4th
5
9
3
7
10
H 5
H 2
C 7
Kamil
West

1 D
1 S


Lead
C 3
C 9
C A
C 7
C 6
H 7
D 9
J.Weinstein
North
Pass
1 H
Pass


2nd
5
10
H 4
H 8
D 2
9
4
Fleisher
East
Pass
Dbl
2 NT


3rd
K
Q
8
2
H 2
Q
5
D.Yang
South
Pass
Pass
AP


4th
4
J
D 3
S 6
S 8
A
8
S K Q 4
H 9 8 4
D A Q 10 5 2
C J 5
TableS A 9 8 6
H A J 10
D J 9 7 3
C 10 4


Par -620
4 S EW
S 10 7 2
H 7 3
D K 6 4
C A Q 7 6 3




Pass +111 C 142-614 S West +1-6502 NT East =-120


2012 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 26
None Vul
S J 6 5
H 9 7
D K 7 5
C K Q 9 7 6
D.Clerkin
West

1 S
2 H


Lead
C K
C 5
D 2
H 7
S 3
S Q
H K
H 4
S K
Sadek
North
Pass
2 C
3 C


2nd
10
4
9
3
6
2
A
8
J.Clerkin
East
Pass
Dbl
3 H


3rd
A
6
Q
J
A
8
6
D 5
El Ahmady
South
1 C
Pass
AP


4th
2
H 2
K
Q
4
5
9
5
Madala
West

1 S
2 H
4 H

Lead
D 5
H 6
C A
C 5
D 3
H Q
Ekeblad
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
7
2
4
J
9
Bocchi
East
Pass
1 NT
4 C


3rd
9
K
6
7
A
3
Weichsel
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
Q
A
10
H 2
7
4
S K 10 9 8 3
H Q 10 8 6
D A Q
C 4 2
TableS A Q
H K 5 3 2
D 10 8 6 4 3 2
C 10


Par -420
4 H EW
S 7 4 2
H A J 4
D J 9
C A J 8 5 3




1 C +61 C 148-623 H West +1-1704 H West =-420


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 51 C NSPass NS
Case 27
E-W Vul
S K 9 3
H K Q 5 4
D K 8 6 3
C 8 4
J.Liu
West

1 S
AP


Lead
H 9
S 6
S 10
H J
C 4
C 6
C 10
S 2
S Q
S 8
D 9
Duboin
North
Pass
Dbl



2nd
K
5
K
10
9
8
7
J
D 3
D 6
5
J.Li
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
A
A
C 5
3
Q
J
H 5
9
D 4
D 2
K
Sementa
South
1 C
2 C



4th
2
3
4
Q
K
A
H 7
H 6
7
C 3
10
Madala
West

1 S
2 C
2 S

Lead
H K
H 4
S 6
D 6
D J
D 3
S 2
S J
S 10
C 6
Lian
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
7
J
7
2
7
10
A
9
D 8
4
Bocchi
East
Pass
1 NT
2 D


3rd
10
2
Q
9
K
S 5
3
H 8
D Q
J
H.Shi
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
3
9
K
5
4
A
H 6
4
C 2
Q
S A Q J 10 8
H 9 3
D A 7 5
C K 7 6
TableS 6
H A J 8 7 6
D Q 10 4 2
C J 9 5


Par -140
3 H EW
S 7 5 4 2
H 10 2
D J 9
C A Q 10 3 2






Pass +71 C 148-692 C South -2-1002 S West -2+200


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 121 C NSPass NS
Case 28
E-W Vul
S Q 5 4 2
H 3
D 10 8 4 3 2
C Q 9 8
Ino
West

Dbl
3 H

Lead
D K
S 8
S 3
C 4
C K
C 6
H K
H 2
C 10
S J
S 4
Levin
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
J
10
5
A
9
Q
6
10
D 3
D 7
D 5
Imakura
East
Pass
1 H
4 H

3rd
2
A
6
8
7
H 9
4
A
H 7
7
H 8
Weinstein
South
1 C
Pass
AP

4th
A
2
K
3
2
5
3
D 4
J
Q
9
Fleisher
West

1 C
3 D

Lead
D K
D 5
S 3
S K
C A
C K
C 6
D 6
C 10
S 6
H 8
Teramoto
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
J
7
2
A
9
8
Q
Q
D 2
H 6
Kamil
East
Pass
1 D
4 H

3rd
4
H 4
8
4
3
7
H 2
H 5
H 7
7
Furuta
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
A
3
10
J
2
4
5
10
J
5
S A 9 7 3
H A J 5 4
D J
C A K 10 6
TableS J 8 6
H K 9 7 2
D A 9 6 5
C 7 3


Par -650
5 H EW
S K 10
H Q 10 8 6
D K Q 7
C J 5 4 2





1 C +131 C 161-694 H East -1+1004 H East +1-650


2011 Bermuda Bowl Semifinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 29
None Vul
S J 7 4 3 2
H K Q 4
D K 8 2
C 9 6
Weinstein
West

1 S
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 2
S 2
D 10
D 3
C 10
C A
S Q
S 5
Zagorin
North
Pass
1 NT
Pass

2nd
K
10
10
2
7
Q
9
3
J
Levin
East
Pass
Dbl
Dbl

3rd
A
3
K
4
8
K
5
9
H 6
Bathurst
South
1 C
2 C
AP

4th
7
Q
A
Q
9
6
2
D 5
D 6
Wooldridge
West

1 S
2 C

Lead
H K
C 5
D 10
D J
S K
C K
C 4
D 9
H Q
C 8
D 5
Stansby
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
7
K
Q
A
9
D 2
6
2
H 4
S 6
Hurd
East
Pass
1 NT
2 S

3rd
7
A
A
7
3
10
S 10
H 5
10
D 4
S 7
Martel
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
3
6
3
8
9
3
2
S 4
S 5
J
H 6
S A Q 8 6 5
H 5 3
D 10 7
C A K 8 4
TableS 10 9
H A 9 8 6 2
D A J 9 4
C 10 5


Par -420
4 S EW
S K
H J 10 7
D Q 6 5 3
C Q J 7 3 2





Pass +41 C 161-732 C× South -2-3002 S West +1-140


2011 Vanderbilt Final, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 30
None Vul
S A 9
H A 7 4 2
D J 7 6
C 8 6 5 2
Delmonte
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
C 5
D 2
C K
D K
D 3
C Q
Kamil
North
Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
J
A
2
7
J
9
Amoils
East
Pass
2 S


3rd
A
6
3
5
S 2
H 8
Fleisher
South
1 C
Pass


4th
7
4
4
8
10
6
Levin
West

1 S
4 S

Lead
C 5
D 2
D A
C K
D 9
C J
H Q
D 3
S 3
Cheek
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
K
6
2
J
9
6
S 9
4
Weinstein
East
Pass
2 C


3rd
A
7
5
3
S 2
H 8
S 5
S K
J
Grue
South
Pass
Pass


4th
7
4
8
4
10
6
2
Q
S J 10 8 7 6 5
H 8
D A K 9 3
C K 7
TableS K 3 2
H Q J 10 9 5
D 5 4
C Q J 3


Par -420
4 S EW
S Q 4
H K 6 3
D Q 10 8 2
C A 10 9 4



1 C +61 C 168-743 S West +1-1704 S West =-420


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2011 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 31
E-W Vul
S 3
H A 9 4 3
D A 10 6
C J 9 8 6 3
Diamond
West

2 S
Pass

Lead
S K
C 10
H 5
H 3
S 8
C J
C 6
S J
Levin
North
Pass
Dbl
4 H

2nd
3
3
6
8
9
4
5
A
Platnick
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
2
A
Q
H 4
7
A
H 9
Weinstein
South
1 C
3 H


4th
4
Q
2
10
Q
S 2
S 7
Kamil
West

2 S
3 S

Lead
H J
S Q
S 6
S K
S 10
S 9
S 7
S 5
D 2
C J
Moss
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass

2nd
6
8
4
D 10
C 3
C 9
C 6
C 8
A
Fleisher
East
Pass
Rdbl
3 NT

3rd
3
2
A
D 4
D 7
C 2
C 4
D 8
K
Gitelman
South
Pass
3 C
AP

4th
K
3
D 6
J
D J
D 9
C 7
D 5
H 5
S A K 10 9 7 5 2
H 10 6
D Q 3 2
C 10
TableS Q 6
H K 8 2
D K 8 7 4
C K 5 4 2


Par -100
4 H× NS -1
S J 8 4
H Q J 7 5
D J 9 5
C A Q 7




1 C +81 C 176-744 H South =+4203 NT East -1+100


2010 USBC Round of 16, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 32
None Vul
S A Q 10 9 6
H Q J 5 2
D 7 4 3
C 10
DeFotis
West

1 NT
Pass

Lead
S J
H A
S 4
S A
D 4
H.Weinstein
North
Pass
2 C
Pass

2nd
3
6
8
2
10
Mouser
East
Pass
2 D
3 D

3rd
10
2
Q
C 8
K
Garner
South
1 C
2 H
AP

4th
5
3
7
K
A
B.Cohen
West

1 NT
AP

Lead
D A
H 10
H 2
S J
S 4
S A
S 10
H K
D Q
Aker
North
Pass
2 C


2nd
3
J
D 5
3
8
7
D 6
5
Smith
East
Pass
2 D


3rd
2
3
A
6
9
C 3
C 4
D 8
Richter
South
Pass
3 H


4th
K
4
6
2
5
K
H 8
7
S K 8 3
H K 10 8 6
D A Q 9
C A 9 2
TableS 7 5 2
H 3
D J 10 8 6 5 2
C K J 6


Par +100
4 D× EW -1
S J 4
H A 9 7 4
D K
C Q 8 7 5 4 3



Pass +21 C 176-763 D East =-1103 H South -1-50


2010 Rosenblum Qualifying, Round 21 C NSPass NS
Case 33
N-S Vul
S 7 6 4
H J 10 2
D A J 10
C 9 6 5 3
Rimer
West

1 S


Lead
C 6
H 3
H 6
C J
C 10
H Q
D 6
D J
S Q
H 9
C 9
S 3
Zmudzinski
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
Q
2
K
8
S 2
J
10
3
K
S 6
7
7
Pottenger
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
A
5
3
5
7
2
K
4
D 7
S 10
D 8
Balicki
South
1 C
Pass


4th
A
4
10
2
4
8
9
4
J
D 5
S A
5
Seamon
West

1 S
2 H

Lead
C 5
C 8
H 4
S J
S 2
C 4
S 3
C 7
Young
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
3
3
Q
6
J
7
D 5
Cayne
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
K
2
10
A
H 6
H 5
H 7
H 9
Huston
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
10
A
4
5
6
9
9
S A K 8 3 2
H Q 9 5 3
D 6 4
C A 8
TableS J
H A 7 6
D Q 8 7 3 2
C Q 7 4 2


Par -110
2 H EW
S Q 10 9 5
H K 8 4
D K 9 5
C K J 10






1 C +61 C 182-761 S West -1+502 H West +3-200


2010 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 61 C NSPass NS
Case 34
None Vul
S J 7 6 4
H A Q J 4 3
D 2
C 8 6 3
Baseggio
West

1 D
3 D
5 D

Lead
C 3
C 5
S 3
D 3
S K
S 8
D 7
C Q
Willenken
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

2nd
2
K
4
8
6
7
10
8
J.Weinstein
East
Pass
2 D
3 H


3rd
A
6
A
Q
9
D 4
J
10
Welland
South
1 C
Pass
Pass


4th
4
9
2
2
5
10
H 4
J
Garner
West

1 D
3 C


Lead
S 4
D 3
H 2
S 6
S 8
H K
D 7
D A
C 7
Sher
North
Pass
1 H
Pass


2nd
A
8
A
9
7
8
10
H J
8
H.Weinstein
East
Pass
2 D
3 D


3rd
2
Q
5
Q
D 4
C 4
J
9
10
Jackson
South
Pass
2 H
AP


4th
3
2
6
K
5
3
H 4
K
J
S K 8 3
H 2
D A Q J 6 5
C K Q 7 4
TableS A 9
H K 9 7 5
D 9 7 4 3
C 10 9 2


Par -400
5 D EW
S Q 10 5 2
H 10 8 6
D K 10 8
C A J 5




Pass +71 C 182-835 D West =-4003 D West +1-130


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 81 C NSPass NS
Case 35
N-S Vul
S J 8 7
H A 9 6 3
D 9 7
C K 5 4 2
Austberg
West

1 D
AP

Lead
D K
D Q
C 3
H A
H 3
C A
C 6
H Q
C Q
S 2
D 5
Drijver
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
7
9
10
4
8
7
D 2
7
H 10
3
10
Saelensminde
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
4
A
J
2
K
2
4
D 6
S 5
7
J
Brink
South
1 C
2 H


4th
8
3
K
5
J
8
9
6
5
K
H 9
de Wijs
West

1 D


Lead
D 3
S 3
S 4
H 3
H 2
H 6
D A
D 4
Lindqvist
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
K
7
9
4
J
Q
8
10
Muller
East
Pass
2 NT


3rd
7
K
10
K
A
10
2
Q
Brogeland
South
Pass
AP


4th
5
2
J
5
8
C 7
9
C 2
S Q 10 5 3
H J 5
D K Q J 6 2
C J 7
TableS K 6 4
H Q 8 4
D A 5 4
C Q 9 8 3


Par +100
3 D× EW -1
S A 9 2
H K 10 7 2
D 10 8 3
C A 10 6





Pass +41 C 182-882 H South -1-1002 NT East -1+50


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 211 C NSPass NS
Case 36
E-W Vul
S J 10 3
H A J 8
D Q 7 4
C 10 9 8 6
Stefanov
West

1 H
2 D

Lead
C 10
H 5
S 6
H 7
C 9
D 9
D 6
Brink
North
Pass
1 NT
Pass

2nd
3
8
K
J
5
4
2
Aronov
East
Pass
Dbl
2 H

3rd
2
Q
3
6
4
K
J
Drijver
South
1 C
Pass
AP

4th
K
K
4
9
H 2
3
Q
Muller
West

1 H
2 D

Lead
D 3
H 2
C 6
C 2
C 10
H Q
C 4
Danailov
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
9
A
5
H 3
Q
K
D 10
de Wijs
East
Pass
1 S
2 NT

3rd
7
6
A
8
J
5
9
Karakolev
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
5
9
K
3
H 4
8
7
S K 2
H 10 7 5 4 3 2
D A J 10 9
C K
TableS A 8 5 4
H Q 6
D K 6 5
C Q 7 5 3


Par -140
3 H EW
S Q 9 7 6
H K 9
D 8 3 2
C A J 4 2

Pass +61 C 182-942 H West +1-1402 NT East -1+100


2009 USBC Semifinal B, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 37
E-W Vul
S 9 6 3 2
H 8 5
D Q 10 6 3 2
C Q 2
Rodwell
West

Dbl
3 H
4 H

Lead
C 2
H 2
D 5
H A
H 10
H Q
S 4
H 7
D J
Welland
North
Pass
Rdbl
Pass
AP

2nd
7
5
9
8
C Q
4
K
S 3
6
Meckstroth
East
Pass
2 NT
3 NT


3rd
6
K
K
C 3
C 4
D 3
2
C 8
7
Willenken
South
1 C
Pass
Pass


4th
A
3
2
9
J
S 5
8
C 5
Smith
West

1 H
2 D


Lead
D 9
C 3
H 2
C K
C 7
Freeman
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
J
5
5
6
10
B.Cohen
East
Pass
1 NT
3 C


3rd
Q
A
K
H 4
H 6
Nickell
South
Pass
Pass
AP


4th
A
2
3
Q
S 2
S K Q
H A 10 7 6 4 2
D K J 8 4
C A
TableS 10 8 5
H K
D A 7 5
C K 9 8 7 4 3


Par -140
3 H EW
S A J 7 4
H Q J 9 3
D 9
C J 10 6 5




Pass +111 C 182-1054 H West =-6203 C East =-110


2008 Spingold Round of 32, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 38
E-W Vul
S J 3
H Q J 10 8 2
D K 9 4
C Q 4 3
Schwartz
West

1 NT
2 H
3 NT


Lead
C 3
C K
H 4
D J
D A
S 4
C J
C 10
C 6
Ferguson
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP


2nd
S 6
A
2
6
9
3
8
D 8
H 5
Casen
East
Pass
2 C
3 D



3rd
9
Q
K
Q
2
K
4
H 8
S J
Hollman
South
1 C
Dbl
Pass



4th
7
H 3
7
4
S 5
A
D 3
D 5
Narkiewicz
West

1 NT
2 H
3 D
5 D

Lead
C 3
H 5
D 2
H Q
S Q
Fallenius
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
H 3
8
6
6
Buras
East
Pass
2 C
2 S
4 C


3rd
9
K
Q
C K
Fredin
South
Pass
Dbl
3 C
Pass


4th
A
7
K
A
S Q 8 4
H A 9 5 4
D A Q 8
C A 8 7
TableS K 9 7 6
H K 6 3
D J 10 7 5 3 2
C


Par -130
4 D EW
S A 10 5 2
H 7
D 6
C K J 10 9 6 5 2





1 C +51 C 187-1053 NT West -3+3005 D West -1+100


2008 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 39
None Vul
S Q 9 5
H Q 9 5
D Q J 8 7 6
C 10 8
Gitelman
West

1 S

Lead
H 6
C 10
C 6
D A
D 4
H 5
C 3
Jacobs
North
Pass
1 NT

2nd
8
7
J
6
J
J
Q
Moss
East
Pass
2 D

3rd
Q
K
8
2
3
A
D 7
Katz
South
1 C
AP

4th
4
2
4
K
S 2
3
A
Levin
West

1 S

Lead
H 2
D 6
S 3
C 4
S J
D Q
D J
G.Wolpert
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
8
9
5
5
Q
2
5
Weinstein
East
Pass
1 NT

3rd
Q
K
A
J
D 3
S 7
H 6
Spector
South
Pass
AP

4th
4
A
2
8
6
4
S 4
S K J 10 4 3
H K 8 3
D A 4
C Q J 2
TableS A
H J 10 4
D 10 9 5 3 2
C A 9 7 4


Par -110
3 C EW
S 8 7 6 2
H A 7 6 2
D K
C K 6 5 3
1 C +41 C 191-1052 D East -1+501 NT East =-90


2007 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 151 C NSPass NS
Case 40
E-W Vul
S Q 10 9 6 5
H J 9 8
D K 9 6 3
C 8
Ravenna
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 7
H 4
D 4
S 5
S K
S 4
D 3
Garner
North
Pass
1 H
2 S

2nd
8
3
J
2
2
7
J
J
Pellegrini
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
K
2
K
A
6
Q
5
H.Weinstein
South
1 C
1 S


4th
6
9
Q
7
8
3
C 5
Q
Rosenberg
West

1 NT
2 NT

Lead
S 6
S A
S 4
S 10
S 9
H 8
C K
C 10
Lambardi
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
8
J
D 7
C 2
7
8
D 3
Zia
East
Pass
2 S
3 NT

3rd
K
5
Q
D 5
D 4
Q
5
Palazzo
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
7
3
H 2
H 4
D 2
K
3
S J 8 7
H K 10 5 4
D A Q 2
C K 10 9
TableS 3 2
H A 7 2
D J 7
C A J 7 6 5 2


Par -130
4 C EW
S A K 4
H Q 6 3
D 10 8 5 4
C Q 4 3


Pass +31 C 191-1082 S South =+1103 NT West -2+200


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2007 Bermuda Bowl Semifinal, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 41
N-S Vul
S K 9
H 10 3
D Q 10 8 6
C A 10 8 7 2
Brink
West

4 S



Lead
C A
C 2
D J
S Q
C 7
S A
S J
H A
H J
H Q
Helness
North
Pass
Dbl



2nd
3
Q
Q
2
9
9
D 6
3
10
4
Drijver
East
Pass
AP



3rd
4
K
A
5
J
D 2
D 3
5
7
D 10
Helgemo
South
1 C




4th
5
S 3
5
K
S 6
4
7
9
K
6
Brogeland
West

1 S
2 NT
4 S

Lead
H 10
C 5
H 3
H 9
C 8
S A
de Wijs
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
5
A
6
J
Q
K
Saelensminde
East
Pass
1 NT
3 D


3rd
Q
3
K
S 9
K
Q
Muller
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
4
2
7
S 3
2
S A J 10 8 6 5 3
H A J 4 2
D J
C 5
TableS Q
H 8 7 6 5
D A 9 4 3 2
C Q 9 3


Par -140
3 S EW
S 7 4 2
H K Q 9
D K 7 5
C K J 6 4





1 C +111 C 202-1084 S× West -1+1004 S West =-420


2007 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 42
E-W Vul
S A 5 2
H J 6 5 3
D Q 4
C Q 10 5 3
Drijver
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 3
S 5
C 9
D 8
D 2
C 6
D J
H 7
C K
H A
Efraimsson
North
Pass
1 H
1 NT

2nd
5
3
2
10
H 3
7
6
4
5
J
Brink
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
9
J
3
K
7
Q
H 2
Q
8
9
Morath
South
1 C
1 S


4th
Q
9
J
4
A
A
H 6
5
S 7
8
Cullin
West

1 D
1 NT

Lead
C 3
H 9
D 9
C 5
D K
S 9
H 8
S 10
S 2
S K
D A
Muller
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
K
Q
8
4
5
Q
A
6
D 2
C 7
Upmark
East
Pass
1 S


3rd
6
A
3
9
7
3
5
4
8
C 10
C Q
de Wijs
South
Pass
Pass


4th
2
3
5
K
6
J
7
7
C 4
Q
8
S 10 9
H A Q 10 2
D K 9 2
C K 7 4 2
TableS Q 6 4 3
H 9 7
D J 8 7 3
C A J 8


Par +80
1 S NS
S K J 8 7
H K 8 4
D A 10 6 5
C 9 6





Pass +61 C 202-1141 NT North -1-501 NT West -2+200


2007 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 43
None Vul
S K J 3 2
H J 7 6
D 8
C A 6 5 4 2
Stansby
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
H K
S 7
D 8
H 5
S A
H 10
D K
D Q
Gerstman
North
Pass
1 S
3 C

2nd
6
K
A
2
2
J
3
Martel
East
Pass
2 D
AP

3rd
9
9
5
A
6
4
S 3
Carmichael
South
1 C
Pass


4th
3
5
2
7
8
Q
7
Morgan
West

1 D
AP

Lead
D 3
H 5
H A
H 10
S 2
S 5
S 10
Gitelman
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
8
2
7
J
6
A
Harris
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
A
K
4
9
Q
3
Moss
South
Pass
2 H


4th
5
6
3
8
7
4
S A 10 7
H A K 10
D 6 4 3 2
C K 10 3
TableS 9 6 4
H 9 5 4
D A J 10 9 7
C J 9


Par +80
1 S South
S Q 8 5
H Q 8 3 2
D K Q 5
C Q 8 7


Pass +51 C 202-1203 C South -2-1002 H South =+110


2006 USBC Final, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 44
N-S Vul
S K 10 9 6 2
H 10 9 6 3
D K 6
C 4 2
Moss
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 3
D 9
C 5
C 9
D Q
H.Weinstein
North
Pass
1 H
Pass

2nd
5
4
7
4
10
Gitelman
East
Pass
Pass
1 NT

3rd
K
7
K
8
Garner
South
1 C
1 S
AP

4th
A
6
2
A
Jacobs
West

1 C


Lead
H 10
C 10
S A
S 4
S 9
H 5
C 5
H K
D 5
Hampson
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
7
4
8
3
Q
4
7
6
6
Katz
East
Pass
2 C


3rd
2
3
6
K
C 6
3
J
D 2
A
Greco
South
Pass
AP


4th
A
A
5
7
J
Q
2
8
3
S J 8 3
H A K 4
D 10 7 5
C K J 10 9
TableS Q 7 5
H Q 7
D A J 9 2
C Q 8 5 3


Par -400
3 NT EW
S A 4
H J 8 5 2
D Q 8 4 3
C A 7 6



Pass +21 C 202-1221 NT East +2-1502 C West =-90


2006 Spingold Round of 64, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 45
Both Vul
S 9 7 6
H J 7 5 2
D Q 2
C 9 6 5 4
Apfel
West

Dbl
4 H

Lead
S Q
H A
H K
S J
S 4
C 2
C 7
D J
C 6
H 10
Schwartz
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
5
2
6
3
A
K
Q
10
Scott
East
Pass
1 H


3rd
7
3
6
5
9
J
5
5
Q
Becker
South
1 C
Pass


4th
2
4
C 3
K
10
4
8
4
H 9
Casen
West

2 NT
3 H

Lead
C 5
C 3
H A
H K
H 10
D 3
C 10
D K
D J
C 4
S 2
Saxe
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
K
2
5
7
2
Q
Q
H J
H Q
Krekorian
East
Pass
3 C
4 H

3rd
A
6
3
6
8
A
H 9
5
9
S 8
T.Smith
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
J
8
4
C 7
S 4
4
9
7
8
D 6
S A J 3
H A K 10 9
D K J 6 3
C K J
TableS 10 5 2
H Q 8 6 3
D A 9 5
C 10 8 2


Par -630
4 NT EW
S K Q 8 4
H 4
D 10 8 7 4
C A Q 7 3





Pass +121 C 202-1344 H East =-6204 H West -1+100


2006 World Championship Round of 32, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 46
N-S Vul
S 10 8 7 4
H 6 5
D K 9 8 6 5
C K 2
Moss
West

2 D


Lead
H 2
D J
H 3
D 3
S 2
D Q
S A
S K
Balakrishnan
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
Q
8
7
2
4
4
7
8
Gitelman
East
Pass
4 H


3rd
5
7
6
H 10
J
H J
3
9
Tewari
South
1 C
AP


4th
4
A
8
5
5
6
6
H 9
Nadar
West

1 C
2 H

Lead
S 7
H Q
H J
H 7
S J
S 9
S Q
D J
D 9
Greco
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
5
6
D 5
6
C 4
10
K
7
Satyanarayana
East
Pass
1 D


3rd
5
4
8
A
2
K
C 6
3
Hampson
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
2
3
9
4
8
D 4
2
S A K Q 2
H Q J 10 7
D J
C 10 8 5 3
TableS J 9 3
H A K 8 4
D Q 7 3
C 9 7 6


Par -140
3 H EW
S 6 5
H 9 3 2
D A 10 4 2
C A Q J 4



1 C +61 C 208-1344 H East -2+1002 H West +1-140


2006 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 41 C NSPass NS
Case 47
E-W Vul
S 10 8
H Q J
D J 9 5 3
C K J 7 6 5
Martel
West

2 C



Lead
D 8
H A
H K
Allfrey
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
Q
J
Q
Stansby
East
Pass
4 H



3rd
9
3
4
Robson
South
1 C
AP



4th
4
10
S 2
Bakhshi
West

1 S
3 H
4 D

Lead
D 5
C A
S 6
Weinstein
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
9
4
McIntosh
East
Pass
1 NT
4 C
4 H

3rd
A
6
8
Levin
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
Q
8
Q
S A K J 5 4
H A K 9 8 6
D Q
C Q 9
TableS Q 7
H 7 5 4 3 2
D K 7 6 4 2
C 8


Par -500
6 C× NS -3
S 9 6 3 2
H 10
D A 10 8
C A 10 4 3 2
Pass +21 C 208-1364 H East +3-7104 H West +1-650


2005 Bermuda Bowl Final, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 48
E-W Vul
S 8
H Q 7 6 3
D A J 10 5 4
C Q 5 4
Soloway
West

4 S



Lead
C 4
S A
S K
D 8
H 3
Versace
North
Pass
Dbl



2nd
3
8
D 5
A
9
Hamman
East
Pass
AP



3rd
J
2
9
2
10
Lauria
South
1 C




4th
A
4
7
3
A
Nunes
West

1 S
2 NT
4 S

Lead
H 6
D 8
C 4
S A
S 6
D K
D 9
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
8
A
3
8
D 5
6
7
Fantoni
East
Pass
2 S
3 NT


3rd
10
2
K
2
9
H 2
S 5
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
3
A
4
7
4
10
S A K Q 10 6 5 3
H A 2
D 8
C A 10 9
TableS J 9 2
H J 9 8 4
D K 9 2
C 8 6 3


Par -300
5 D× NS -2
S 7 4
H K 10 5
D Q 7 6 3
C K J 7 2


Pass +51 C 208-1414 S× West =-7904 S West =-620


2005 USBC Final, Segment 51 C NSPass NS
Case 49
None Vul
S Q 9 6 2
H 10 7
D Q J 8 7 2
C J 9
Welland
West

Dbl

Lead
H 3
D 4
H 5
S 4
S 6
H 8
S 2
H 9
C 3
D 9
Gitelman
North
Pass
1 S

2nd
2
10
4
10
8
6
3
A
2
Q
Fallenius
East
Pass
2 D

3rd
10
3
7
J
A
D 7
D K
D J
Q
5
Moss
South
1 C
AP

4th
K
2
Q
Q
5
J
7
D A
9
C 5
Hampson
West

1 D

Lead
C 5
H 2
H Q
H J
S 4
D Q
C K
H A
D 9
D 6
Zia
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
Q
7
3
9
10
4
A
D 2
7
C 2
Greco
East
Pass
1 NT

3rd
9
K
4
6
J
K
J
D 5
A
C 7
Rosenberg
South
Pass
AP

4th
4
5
10
S 2
Q
3
3
8
10
8
S K J 7 5
H A 6 4 2
D 9 3
C A Q 7
TableS 8 4 3
H K Q J
D A 6 5 4
C 6 4 3


Par -120
2 NT EW
S A 10
H 9 8 5 3
D K 10
C K 10 8 5 2



1 C +51 C 214-1422 D East -2+1001 NT East =-90


2004 Olympiad Final, Segment 71 C NSPass NS
Case 50
N-S Vul
S J 9 8
H K 10
D Q 10 9 8 3
C A 8 3
Lauria
West

2 D
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 7
H 5
S 6
H 6
S Q
H J
C K
D 8
D 6
Verhees
North
Pass
Pass
Dbl
2 NT
3 D

2nd
A
2
K
Q
J
C 3
A
4
Versace
East
Pass
2 H
Rdbl
Pass
AP

3rd
3
K
2
10
H 7
C 4
7
2
Jansma
South
1 C
Pass
Pass
3 C


4th
9
A
8
4
5
9
2
K
v.Prooijen
West

1 S
2 H



Lead
D 10
D J
C K
D Q
S Q
C 9
S 6
C 6
H J
H 4
S 4
C J
Nunes
North
Pass
Pass
AP



2nd
4
K
A
7
9
S 2
A
H 3
K
6
J
10
Brink
East
Pass
1 NT




3rd
A
3
4
2
7
3
3
8
A
Q
H 7
S 10
Fantoni
South
Pass
Pass




4th
6
5
2
H 2
K
Q
8
5
5
10
5
D 8
S Q 10 4 3 2
H Q J 8 3 2
D K 6
C K
TableS 7 6
H A 7 4
D 7 5 4
C Q J 7 5 4


Par +100
3 H× West -1
S A K 5
H 9 6 5
D A J 2
C 10 9 6 2









Pass +31 C 214-1453 D North -2-2002 H West =-110


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2004 Olympiad Qualifying, Round 41 C NSPass NS
Case 51
None Vul
S 8 7 6 5 3
H Q J 10 4
D 9
C A Q 5
Rerhaye
West

1 D
2 NT
3 NT
Pass

Lead
C A
C Q
D A
D 6
D Q
D 8
D 5
S K
Lauria
North
Pass
1 H
3 D
Pass
4 H

2nd
2
K
2
3
H 4
H 10
C 5
3
Laghrari
East
Pass
2 S
Dbl
Pass
4 NT

3rd
8
3
4
K
10
7
H 2
2
Versace
South
1 C
Pass
3 H
4 C
AP

4th
6
J
9
S 6
J
H 3
H 5
Q
Fantoni
West

1 D
1 S
2 NT


Lead
H Q
H J
D 4
D 6
D Q
C 6
C 2
C A
S K
Hachimi
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
6
9
3
H 4
5
7
9
5
Nunes
East
Pass
Rdbl
2 H
3 D


3rd
5
3
A
K
10
K
J
4
2
Berrada
South
Pass
1 H
Pass
AP


4th
7
A
2
S 3
J
3
Q
D 5
Q
S K J 10 4
H A 7
D K Q 8 5 4
C J 6
TableS A 9 2
H 9 6 2
D A 10 7 6
C K 9 2


Par -430
4 NT EW
S Q
H K 8 5 3
D J 3 2
C 10 8 7 4 3





Pass +71 C 215-1524 NT West +1-4603 D West +2-150


2004 Olympiad Final, Segment 31 C NSPass NS
Case 52
N-S Vul
S 4 3 2
H 9 8 7
D A J 9 6 5
C Q 5
Duboin
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
C Q
H K
H Q
S 10
S K
C A
Schollaardt
North
Pass
2 C
AP

2nd
3
9
6
7
3
2
Bocchi
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
4
A
D 10
J
H 3
5
Drijver
South
1 C
Pass


4th
K
2
8
2
A
8
Jansma
West

1 S
2 S

Lead
C Q
H K
H Q
S 10
D 3
C 5
C J
C 6
S K
C 7
D 10
Nunes
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
7
4
7
2
8
10
S Q
3
S 6
9
Verhees
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
4
A
C 2
5
K
A
H 9
D 5
D 7
D 6
Q
Fantoni
South
Pass
Pass


4th
K
2
8
2
A
9
D 4
H 3
A
H 5
S 9
S K Q J 8 6 5
H K
D K 10
C K 10 9 2
TableS 10
H A Q 10 5 3
D Q 8 7 4 3
C 8 3


Par -400
3 NT West
S A 9 7
H J 6 4 2
D 2
C A J 7 6 4





1 C +41 C 219-1523 S West -1+502 S West =-110


2002 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 53
E-W Vul
S A 6
H J 6 2
D A 10 5 4
C 10 9 7 6
Munksgaard
West

4 S


Lead
C 10
D 9
C 6
H K
S 2
S 7
Jacobs
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
2
A
4
A
6
8
Christiansen
East
Pass
AP


3rd
Q
2
K
2
9
K
Katz
South
1 C



4th
A
6
J
4
4
A
Lauria
West

1 S
4 S

Lead
C 7
D 9
S 7
D 5
S 3
D 3
S Q
S J
S 10
C J
Nilsson
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
4
8
2
6
Q
C 6
H 2
H 6
9
Versace
East
Pass
1 NT


3rd
Q
K
K
6
9
S 5
H 4
C 4
D 8
Eriksson
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
7
A
S 2
4
10
C 8
C 5
C 3
S K Q J 10 5 3 2
H A 8 7
D 9
C A J
TableS 9 7
H Q 9 5 4
D K J 8 3 2
C 4 2


Par -100
3 C× NS -1
S 8 4
H K 10 3
D Q 7 6
C K Q 8 5 3




Pass +51 C 221-1594 S× West =-7904 S West =-620


2002 USBC Semifinal, Segment 81 C NSPass NS
Case 54
None Vul
S A 7
H Q 3
D 9 8 5 3 2
C A 6 5 2
Berkowitz
West

1 S
3 D
4 S

Lead
D 2
H 8
S 9
S 7
D 7
C 3
D 9
C Q
Moss
North
Pass
2 S
Pass
AP

2nd
4
3
K
4
3
7
H 2
Cohen
East
Pass
Dbl
3 S


3rd
10
K
A
8
S 5
K
S J
Gitelman
South
1 C
Pass
Pass


4th
A
A
3
10
J
A
6
H.Weinstein
West

1 S
4 S


Lead
D 8
H 8
D J
S 4
D 3
H 5
D 5
H 10
Rosenberg
North
Pass
Pass
AP


2nd
4
3
6
8
H 2
J
C 3
S K
Garner
East
Pass
2 S



3rd
10
K
2
Q
S 9
Q
S J
Zia
South
Pass
Pass



4th
A
A
S 3
A
7
4
Q
S K Q 10 6 2
H J 8
D A K Q 7 6
C K
TableS 5 4 3
H K 7 6 4 2
D 4
C J 8 4 3


Par -100
3 C× NS -1
S J 9 8
H A 10 9 5
D J 10
C Q 10 9 7



Pass +21 C 221-1614 S West -2+1004 S West -3+150


2001 Spingold Round of 128, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 55
E-W Vul
S K J 7 2
H Q 10 6 2
D 10 8 4
C A 6
A.McKellar
West

1 D
1 NT


Lead
D K
D Q
D J
H A
D A
S 9
S 3
H K
C 8
S J
W.Tucker
North
Pass
Dbl
3 S


2nd
4
8
10
2
C 6
Q
10
5
2
6
G.McKellar
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
7
9
H 7
3
H 4
K
D 2
6
4
C 3
Litvack
South
1 C
1 S



4th
3
6
5
J
S 5
A
2
S 4
A
Trouwborst
West

1 D
2 H
3 C

Lead
C 3
H 2
H K
D 6
D K
D Q
D J
D 2
H A
C 4
C 10
S Q
Kersey
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
9
3
8
A
4
10
S 2
S 7
10
6
7
K
Maas
East
Pass
1 S
2 S
3 NT

3rd
A
J
6
8
9
S 4
S 3
S 6
7
Q
K
A
Heron
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
8
5
4
7
3
5
C 2
S 5
S 10
5
S J
9
S Q
H A 9 8 5
D A K Q J 2
C K 9 4
TableS A 8 6 4 3
H 7 4 3
D 9 7
C Q 10 8


Par -600
3 NT EW
S 10 9 5
H K J
D 6 5 3
C J 7 5 3 2







1 C +101 C 231-1613 S South -4-2003 NT East +1-630


2001 USBC Semifinal, Segment 21 C NSPass NS
Case 56
E-W Vul
S K 10 6 5 4
H Q 10
D 8 5 3
C 10 5 3
Soloway
West

1 H
2 D


Lead
D 3
S J
H 9
D 5
H A
H K
S K
S 10
C 3
D Q
Larsen
North
Pass
1 S
AP


2nd
2
4
2
4
10
D 8
2
8
J
K
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
J
A
J
6
C 6
C 7
H 6
H 8
Q
S 5
Meltzer
South
1 C
1 NT



4th
A
Q
Q
7
3
4
3
7
4
10
Weichsel
West

1 C
2 H
3 D

Lead
S Q
D 6
D 2
C 4
D J
D 9
Rodwell
North
Pass
1 S
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
7
Q
3
A
Sontag
East
Pass
2 C
2 S
3 NT

3rd
4
3
K
J
8
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
2
10
5
Q
4
S J 7 3
H A K J 7 5
D A K 9 7
C 4
TableS A 9 8 2
H 9
D 10 4 2
C K J 9 7 6


Par -600
3 NT East
S Q
H 8 6 4 3 2
D Q J 6
C A Q 8 2





1 C +31 C 234-1612 D West -2+2003 NT East -1+100


2000 Olympiad Final, Segment 11 C NSPass NS
Case 57
N-S Vul
S 8 7 5
H K J
D A K 6 3
C 10 9 5 2
Lauria
West

Pass


Lead
H 2
C 2
H 5
Balicki
North
Pass
1 NT


2nd
3
7
K
Versace
East
Pass
AP


3rd
8
J
Zmudzinski
South
1 C



4th
J
A
Pszczola
West

1 C
1 H

Lead
D K
C 10
H 8
C 2
S 3
H 5
D 5
S 7
Bocchi
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
7
6
K
K
6
J
2
4
Kwiecien
East
Pass
1 D
2 H

3rd
4
4
2
J
A
Q
A
10
Duboin
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
8
A
3
3
8
A
9
K
S A K 9 2
H 9 8 5
D 10 8 2
C A 8 3
TableS J 4 3
H Q 10 6 4 2
D 9 7
C K 7 6


Par +100
3 H× EW -1
S Q 10 6
H A 7 3
D Q J 5 4
C Q J 4


1 C +21 C 236-1611 NT North +1+1202 H West -1+50


2000 USBC Semifinal, Segment 61 C NSPass NS
Case 58
N-S Vul
S Q 6 3
H Q 4 2
D J 10 5
C K J 10 5
Meltzer
West

1 S
Pass

Lead
S 5
S 3
C 7
S 6
C 2
D 5
H 5
H 8
H 9
Rosenberg
North
Pass
1 NT
3 C

2nd
Q
10
9
8
D 3
4
2
7
Q
Larsen
East
Pass
2 S
AP

3rd
2
A
K
C A
10
9
J
K
A
Zia
South
1 C
Pass


4th
4
7
3
9
4
Q
3
4
6
Weinstein
West

1 S


Lead
D J
S 10
C 10
C 2
S K
C 8
S 7
D 8
D Q
D 6
Weichsel
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
K
4
3
S 9
3
S J
6
C 7
10
Levin
East
Pass
2 S


3rd
2
5
A
J
2
K
8
A
4
Sontag
South
Pass
AP


4th
3
Q
9
4
A
6
D 9
5
H 3
S K J 9 7 5
H K 9 5
D A Q 6 3
C 9
TableS 10 8 2
H A J 8
D K 8 7 4
C 6 4 3


Par -420
4 S EW
S A 4
H 10 7 6 3
D 9 2
C A Q 8 7 2




1 C +21 C 239-1613 C South -1-1002 S West +2-170
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