Main   Data 9X17 by Richard Pavlicek  

One Club vs One Diamond

First seat, 12-13 HCP

A total of 659 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 Spingold Final, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 1
E-W Vul
S 8 4
H K 7 6
D A J 8 7
C K J 8 6
Lindqvist
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
H 2
C 4
S 9
H 4
D 3
D 7
C Q
C 9
Helgemo
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
6
7
J
7
2
10
3
D 6
Brogeland
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
J
J
Q
9
A
K
6
K
Helness
South
1 S
1 NT


4th
Q
A
4
10
9
5
2
Fantoni
West

2 S


Lead
S 4
H 2
S 2
C 2
S 3
D 9
D 4
D A
H 7
C 4
H A
H J
L.Fisher
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
6
6
5
9
7
K
5
C 5
5
7
8
S 10
Nunes
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
J
9
8
3
D 7
2
J
3
Q
J
4
S K
Ro.Schwartz
South
1 NT
Pass


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


Par +90
2 C NS
S J 10 3 2
H Q 10 8
D K 4 3
C Q 9 4







1 D +41 D 4-01 NT South -1-502 S West -1+100


2014 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 2
None Vul
S A Q J 5
H J 7
D K 10 8
C Q 10 7 2
Lee
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 2
S 3
C 2
D 3
D 7
H 7
D J
C 6
C 4
S A
S 5
H 5
Piekarek
North
1 C
1 S



2nd
8
2
3
10
5
8
C 7
10
9
8
C 8
J
Glubok
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
9
J
K
A
6
Q
S 6
J
H 2
7
10
9
Smirnov
South
1 H
1 NT



4th
Q
4
A
4
K
K
H 3
5
Q
9
K
4
Sementa
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 3
D 6
S 10
S 3
C 7
C K
S 7
S Q
C Q
Weichsel
North
1 D
1 S
2 NT


2nd
5
8
2
9
4
H 2
K
C J
Tokay
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
9
5
J
9
10
A
H 3
Hamman
South
1 H
2 C
3 NT


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


Par +430
4 NT NS
S 10 7 3
H A Q 4 3
D Q 5 4
C K 9 5








1 D +81 D 12-01 NT South =+903 NT North +1+430


2014 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 3
Both Vul
S K J
H A Q 10
D J 9 8 6
C J 7 4 3
Lee
West

1 NT
2 D
3 NT

Lead
S K
S 9
H Q
H A
H 10
D 4
D Q
C 6
C 5
C K
Piekarek
North
1 C
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
J
7
9
K
10
J
4
10
7
Glubok
East
Pass
2 C
2 NT


3rd
4
5
2
3
4
A
5
Q
A
D 7
Smirnov
South
1 D
Pass
Pass


4th
A
6
6
J
D 2
6
S 8
2
3
9
Sementa
West

Dbl
1 NT


Lead
D 9
S 2
C 3
S A
S 9
C 2
Weichsel
North
1 D
Rdbl
Pass


2nd
4
J
5
K
H 10
6
Tokay
East
Pass
1 S
3 NT


3rd
10
3
9
5
7
4
Hamman
South
1 H
Pass
AP


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


Par -600
3 NT EW
S Q 8 6 4
H 8 5 4 3 2
D 10
C 10 9 2





1 C +13Even 13-133 NT West -2+2003 NT West =-600


2014 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 4
E-W Vul
S J 7 2
H A
D A Q 8 3
C Q 10 9 8 4
Robinson
West

Pass


Lead
D 10
C 4
C 5
D K
C Q
C 10
C 8
H A
S 2
D J
D 9
S 5
Schwartz
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
6
J
7
7
S 3
H 8
D 2
7
K
H J
S 10
Boyd
East
1 D
AP


3rd
4
K
9
5
H 4
S 4
H 5
10
8
H 6
H 9
Graves
South
1 H



4th
Q
2
A
A
6
3
H 2
3
6
3
8
Lindqvist
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 7
S 7
S 6
C A
C J
S 10
H K
H 5
C 9
D 2
D A
Garner
North
1 D
2 C
Pass

2nd
4
3
J
5
K
9
2
3
D 9
6
Brogeland
East
Pass
Pass
Dbl

3rd
6
Q
K
6
2
2
C 10
D 3
H 10
4
Smith
South
1 H
2 D
AP

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


Par +140
3 S North
S Q 10 8 4
H K J 10 5 4
D 7 6
C K 5






1 D +21 D 15-131 NT North +1+1202 D× North =+180


2014 Spingold Round of 32, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 5
N-S Vul
S Q 8 6
H 9 6 5
D A K 2
C K J 6 5
Zhuang
West

Dbl
2 S


Lead
C 5
D 3
H J
C 8
S K
D 4
S A
H 7
D 7
H 8
D Q
C K
Kalita
North
1 C
1 NT
Pass


2nd
S 4
J
Q
6
3
9
8
5
10
9
C 7
H.Shi
East
1 D
2 C
4 S


3rd
3
5
6
S J
2
S 5
D 6
A
S 7
K
C 9
Nowosadzki
South
1 S
Pass
AP


4th
4
2
2
2
6
K
9
3
A
10
S Q
Jagniewski
West

1 S
2 S
4 S

Lead
D A
D K
S 5
S K
S 4
Z.Shi
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
4
6
9
Gawel
East
Pass
2 D
4 C


3rd
9
10
J
7
Ju
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


Par -420
4 S EW
S 9 3
H J 10 3
D J 10 9
C A 10 7 3 2







1 C +2Even 15-154 S West =-4204 S West +2-480


2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 6
None Vul
S 5 2
H A 7 2
D Q 7 5 3
C K Q J 9
Platnick
West

4 S


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


2nd
K
7
5
7
5
9
Diamond
East
2 S
Pass


3rd
2
10
J
2
J
Q
Fleisher
South
3 C
Pass


4th
4
K
6
A
C 4
A
Rosenberg
West

4 C
Dbl

Lead
S K
H 10
C K
H Q
C 3
S 5
D A
D 2
H J
Hampson
North
1 D
5 C
AP

2nd
2
8
7
2
5
3
J
K
7
Willenken
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
A
3
2
4
Q
C 8
3
5
S 6
Greco
South
3 C
Pass


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


Par -100
4 D× NS -1
S 7
H K 9 8
D A 8 4 2
C 10 8 4 3 2



1 C +81 C 23-154 S East -1+505 C× South -2-300


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 7
E-W Vul
S K 7 2
H K 8 7 4
D Q 7 6
C A 5 4
Kranyak
West

Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
C Q
D 6
C 10
S 4
D 7
D 3
H 4
D 9
H 5
H 7
H.Weinstein
North
1 C
2 S
3 S
AP

2nd
2
8
4
8
K
4
J
5
3
Q
G.Wolpert
East
2 C
3 C
Pass


3rd
9
10
K
K
A
Q
A
C 5
K
9
Grabel
South
2 H
3 D
4 S


4th
A
J
S 3
9
2
C 3
2
C 6
6
10
Lee
West

Pass



Lead
C 10
S 2
C 9
S A
H 9
D 6
H 3
S 4
D Q
D 3
C 5
H 10
Hurd
North
1 D
4 S



2nd
A
9
4
6
2
8
4
8
K
4
K
7
Hamman
East
2 C
AP



3rd
7
J
Q
7
K
10
J
K
A
7
S 5
Q
Wooldridge
South
3 S




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


Par +420
4 S NS
S A J 5 4 3
H A 9 5
D A 10 9 3
C 2








1 C +121 C 35-154 S× North =+5904 S South -2-100


2014 USBC Final, Segment 81 C NS1 D NS
Case 8
Both Vul
S Q J 6 2
H A Q
D K 9 6
C 8 7 6 5
Greco
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 10
C 5
H J
C 6
S K
Levin
North
1 C
3 C
4 H
5 C

2nd
4
2
3
4
A
Hampson
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
A
A
J
2
Weinstein
South
2 C
4 D
4 S


4th
Q
9
2
H 7
4
Meckstroth
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 10
S 2
S 3
C 5
H J
C 6
H K
C K
D 3
S J
Bathurst
North
1 D
2 H
5 NT
6 NT

2nd
4
4
Q
2
6
4
8
D 4
10
10
Rodwell
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
3
K
5
A
Q
J
C 7
8
K
C 3
Moss
South
2 C
4 S
6 D


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


Par +1440
6 NT South
S K 7
H K J 4
D A J 5 3
C A K J 3





1 C +131 C 48-155 C North =+6006 NT North -2-200


2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 9
N-S Vul
S Q
H J 5 3
D Q 8 7 6
C A Q J 4 2
Lee
West

3 S
Pass
AP

Lead
C 10
H 3
C 3
D 8
C 9
S 6
H 9
D A
Katz
North
1 C
Pass
4 H


2nd
7
K
8
J
K
9
5
S 10
Hamman
East
1 S
Pass
4 S


3rd
J
A
Q
K
A
A
S 7
4
Nickell
South
2 H
3 NT
Dbl


4th
6
2
H 8
2
S 3
Q
7
6
Levin
West

3 D
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
D 5
H A
S 9
H J
D A
H Q
Bramley
North
1 D
Pass
4 C


2nd
Q
6
2
2
K
H 7
10
Weinstein
East
1 S
3 S
Pass


3rd
8
10
3
H 5
4
4
Stansby
South
Dbl
Dbl
4 H


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


Par +650
5 H NS
S K 10 9
H A Q 7 6 4
D K
C 10 9 5 3



1 C +41 C 53-154 S× East -4+8004 H South +1+650


2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 10
E-W Vul
S 9 2
H A 4 3
D A 9 8 7 5
C A 10 9
Greco
West

1 S
3 NT


Lead
D 8
C 2
C K
S 2
D 4
C 9
Cohler
North
1 C
Dbl
AP


2nd
3
10
5
6
A
6
Hampson
East
Pass
Rdbl



3rd
2
J
3
7
6
4
Martel
South
1 D
Pass



4th
Q
8
A
J
10
Q
Rosenberg
West

2 S
3 D
Pass

Lead
S 9
S A
S K
D 4
D 3
C A
H A
Moss
North
1 D
Dbl
Pass
Dbl

2nd
6
2
D 7
5
10
6
Willenken
East
Pass
Rdbl
4 S
AP

3rd
5
Q
H 6
K
Q
8
Bathurst
South
1 NT
3 C
Pass


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


Par -620
4 S EW
S 7 5 3
H Q 9 7 5 2
D 10 2
C 8 5 4


1 C +41 C 57-153 NT West +1-6304 S× West =-790


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2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 11
N-S Vul
S Q
H J 5 3
D Q 8 7 6
C A Q J 4 2
Greco
West

3 H
3 S
4 S
AP

Lead
C 10
C 3
S 7
D 2
C 9
S 3
S 10
D 4
H K
Rosenberg
North
1 C
Dbl
Pass
Pass


2nd
7
8
9
6
K
K
J
7
A
Hampson
East
1 S
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
J
A
J
A
2
H 5
10
2
Willenken
South
2 D
Pass
4 H
Dbl


4th
6
S 6
Q
K
S 4
H 3
8
H 4
J
Martel
West

2 H
3 S
AP


Lead
D K
S 4
S 2
C 10
C J
D 10
H J
S K
H Q
Platnick
North
1 D
Pass
4 H



2nd
2
9
H 3
K
S 3
H 7
K
5
Cohler
East
1 S
2 S
4 S



3rd
6
A
7
A
5
4
A
D 8
Diamond
South
Dbl
3 H
Dbl



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


Par +650
5 H NS
S K 10 9
H A Q 7 6 4
D K
C 10 9 5 3





1 D +51 C 57-204 S× East -2+3004 S× East -3+500


2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 12
E-W Vul
S K 9 7
H Q 10 9 4
D Q 2
C K Q 10 2
Greco
West

Dbl
AP


Lead
H A
H K
H 7
D A
C 5
D 5
S 7
S 2
Rosenberg
North
1 C
2 H



2nd
4
9
10
6
8
Q
4
10
Hampson
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
2
5
S 6
4
A
3
Q
K
Willenken
South
1 S
2 S



4th
3
6
8
2
2
7
3
8
Martel
West

Dbl
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 5
C 6
D Q
D 2
H 5
C 4
S 7
C J
C 7
Bathurst
North
1 D
Rdbl
Pass
3 NT

2nd
8
K
3
A
3
Q
A
H 6
H 8
Fleisher
East
Pass
3 C
Dbl
Dbl

3rd
A
3
7
8
K
9
5
D 9
Moss
South
1 S
3 D
Pass
AP

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


Par -90
2 C EW
S Q J 5 2
H 8 6 3
D K J 8 7 6
C 8




1 C +101 C 67-202 S South -1-503 NT× North -3-500


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 13
E-W Vul
S K 7 2
H K 8 7 4
D Q 7 6
C A 5 4
Dwyer
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 5
C 5
D 2
D 10
D 7
C K
H 4
D 9
C Q
C J
Katz
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
2
3
6
J
C 6
S 5
6
5
S 3
S 4
Ekeblad
East
Pass
2 C


3rd
K
2
K
Q
3
10
A
S 7
S 6
S 8
Nickell
South
1 S
Dbl


4th
J
9
A
8
4
A
3
C 8
4
H 7
Levin
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C K
D 7
C 10
S 4
S 2
H 5
D 6
D 3
C 5
Passell
North
1 D
2 S
4 S

2nd
2
8
4
6
C 3
2
K
4
7
Weinstein
East
2 C
3 C
AP

3rd
9
9
J
K
A
K
A
Q
S 5
Jacobus
South
2 H
3 D


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


Par +420
4 S NS
S A J 5 4 3
H A 9 5
D A 10 9 3
C 2




1 C +61 C 73-202 C× East -1+2004 S North -1-50


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 71 C NS1 D NS
Case 14
N-S Vul
S A K 10
H 8 4
D K J 10 8 4
C J 6 2
J.Lall
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 2
D 2
C 10
S J
D K
C Q
S 8
D 10
D 8
D 4
H.Weinstein
North
1 C
1 H
2 D
3 NT

2nd
Q
5
K
A
3
2
K
S 6
C 5
S 7
Kranyak
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
J
A
3
6
4
5
7
H 9
H 10
Grabel
South
1 D
2 C
2 H


4th
10
Q
6
9
A
3
H 3
9
C 8
C 7
Bramley
West

Pass



Lead
S 3
D 7
C 10
S J
D K
D 10
H 6
C K
C 9
C 8
Hurd
North
1 D
1 NT



2nd
Q
5
3
A
3
S 2
8
7
A
H 4
Stansby
East
Pass
AP



3rd
8
J
Q
7
2
6
K
6
J
H 2
Wooldridge
South
1 H




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


Par +140
3 H NS
S Q 9
H A Q 10 9 3
D 7 6 2
C K 9 3





1 C +101 C 83-203 NT North =+6001 NT North +1+120


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 81 C NS1 D NS
Case 15
None Vul
S 7 5 3 2
H K 9 4
D K 5
C A K 8 6
Lee
West

2 D


Lead
C 3
S 2
S Q
D 3
D 5
C 5
C 6
D 4
S K
Kranyak
North
1 C
2 S


2nd
A
6
C 4
8
7
K
D 10
J
Hamman
East
Pass
AP


3rd
9
A
3
K
9
Q
S 4
S 5
J.Lall
South
1 S



4th
2
D 6
8
2
A
J
7
S 10
Hurd
West

2 D
AP

Lead
C 3
S 2
D 4
C 5
D K
S 3
D 9
S 7
S A
H 5
Stansby
North
1 D
2 S


2nd
A
6
A
K
2
8
J
10
C 7
7
Wooldridge
East
Pass
2 NT


3rd
9
Q
5
Q
3
9
S 5
J
C 6
K
Bramley
South
1 S
3 S


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


Par +420
4 S NS
S A Q J 9 4
H 8 5 3
D 9 4 3
C J 2




1 D +21 C 83-222 S South =+1103 S South +1+170


2014 USBC Round of 16, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 16
Both Vul
S A Q 10 3
H 6 5
D K 3 2
C K 10 9 3
Ekeblad
West

1 H
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
H 4
C 2
D 6
Koneru
North
1 C
Dbl
4 S


2nd
5
6
A
4
Dwyer
East
Pass
3 H
Pass


3rd
3
K
4
K
Krekorian
South
1 D
3 S
5 D


4th
7
J
3
9
Stewart
West

2 H
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
H 3
S 9
Jacobus
North
1 D
Pass
3 S


2nd
7
J
Q
Woolsey
East
Pass
3 H
Pass


3rd
9
Q
4
Passell
South
2 D
Dbl
4 D


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


Par +650
5 S NS
S 6 5 2
H J 7
D A Q J 8 6
C A Q J
1 C +101 C 93-225 D South =+6004 D North +1+150


2014 USBC Round of 16, Segment 71 C NS1 D NS
Case 17
Both Vul
S A 9 7 3
H Q J 3
D 3 2
C A Q 9 5
Seamon
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
D A
D Q
D 5
Stark
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
4
7
Pszczola
East
1 D
2 H


3rd
6
K
Baseggio
South
2 D
5 C


4th
2
3
McAllister
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 5
D Q
D 6
D 10
Berkowitz
North
1 D
3 C
Pass

2nd
2
7
S 3
S 2
Campanile
East
1 H
Pass
Dbl

3rd
J
K
A
Sontag
South
2 C
3 NT
AP

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


Par +600
5 C NS
S J 2
H A K
D 8 7 4
C K J 10 6 4 2
1 C +131 C 106-225 C North =+6003 NT× South -1-200


2014 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 18
E-W Vul
S Q 9 8
H K 3
D Q J 10 9
C A 8 7 6
Gan
West

4 S


Lead
D 3
C K
C 5
D J
H 7
D 7
C 10
S K
S 6
Welland
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
A
6
A
2
3
6
J
8
9
Y.Huang
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
Q
3
9
4
8
10
S 4
5
J
S.Auken
South
2 D
Pass


4th
8
4
2
K
Q
S 3
7
10
2
Smirnov
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
D 3
C K
D J
S 4
L.Li
North
1 D
1 NT
Pass

2nd
A
A
8
8
Piekarek
East
Pass
Pass
2 S

3rd
Q
3
4
J
Y.Li
South
1 H
Pass
AP

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


Par -620
4 S EW
S 10 2
H A Q 6 5 2
D 7 4 3
C J 4 2



1 D +101 C 106-334 S East =-6202 S East +1-140


2014 Vanderbilt Round of 32, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 19
E-W Vul
S A 9
H J 9 8 6
D A 9
C A 8 6 4 3
Platnick
West

Pass

Lead
S 7
H 6
C Q
S 2
S 8
C J
C 9
C 8
Fireman
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
A
2
2
5
H 8
5
7
Diamond
East
1 D
Pass

3rd
J
K
3
Q
D 6
4
A
G.Wolpert
South
1 NT


4th
4
3
K
9
10
10
D 5
Demuy
West

Pass

Lead
D 6
H 6
C Q
S J
C 3
C 9
C 8
C 6
S 9
H 5
D 8
D K
Greco
North
1 D
1 NT

2nd
3
2
5
4
10
7
D 5
H 10
2
J
10
S 7
Kranyak
East
Pass
AP

3rd
J
K
4
8
J
A
H 7
H Q
5
A
2
H 8
Hampson
South
1 S


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


Par +430
4 NT NS
S 10 6 5 4
H K Q 7
D K 10 3
C Q J 9






1 C +21 C 108-331 NT South +4+2101 NT North +2+150


2014 Vanderbilt Round of 32, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 20
Both Vul
S J 10 7 5
H K 10 2
D Q 4
C K Q J 6
Weinstein
West

1 S
Pass
2 D

Lead
C K
C J
S 2
S A
S 4
D 2
C 4
S 3
C 7
Maksymetz
North
1 C
Dbl
1 NT
AP

2nd
3
A
6
7
10
6
10
J
H 9
Levin
East
Pass
Rdbl
Pass


3rd
8
9
K
8
D 8
4
D 7
D A
Rogoff
South
1 H
Pass
Pass


4th
2
5
5
Q
D J
9
6
H 5
Marcinski
West

1 S
Pass


Lead
S 8
D 6
D 9
S 7
C 5
D 8
Rodwell
North
1 D
Dbl
1 NT


2nd
6
4
3
2
Q
5
L'Ecuyer
East
Pass
Rdbl
AP


3rd
K
A
7
Q
A
10
Meckstroth
South
1 H
Pass



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


Par -90
2 D EW
S Q 6
H A Q 9 5
D J 5 3 2
C 10 9 8




1 D +51 C 109-382 D West =-901 NT North =+90


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2014 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 21
E-W Vul
S K 6 4 2
H Q 9 4
D A K 6 5
C 6 2
Rodwell
West

Pass


Lead
H 6
C A
C 10
C Q
C 8
C 9
S 10
S J
H Q
H 4
H J
Smirnov
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
2
7
5
D 5
S 2
D 6
4
D 10
D 3
D 8
10
Meckstroth
East
1 NT



3rd
9
4
K
3
H 5
S 3
A
5
8
K
S 6
Piekarek
South
Pass



4th
A
2
6
J
S 9
S 8
Q
K
3
7
S.Auken
West

Pass
3 C

Lead
C 2
D 2
C 5
D 3
H 4
C 7
D 8
H 9
D Q
S A
S 3
Katz
North
1 D
2 H
AP

2nd
3
6
4
7
5
8
4
A
H 8
8
Q
Welland
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
J
9
6
J
K
S 2
H 2
6
H 10
5
10
Nickell
South
1 H
Pass


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


Par -110
3 C EW
S Q 9 8
H K J 8 6
D 10 7 4
C J 7 5





1 D +51 C 109-431 NT East =-903 C West -1+100


2013 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 22
Both Vul
S J 9 7 5
H A J 4 2
D J 9 5
C K Q
Ju
West

1 H
Pass
2 D

Lead
H 2
C 8
S A
S K
S Q
S 4
H 6
H J
C K
D 2
C J
Sementa
North
1 C
Pass
1 NT
Pass

2nd
3
5
2
6
10
H 8
A
C 2
3
9
D 7
Z.Shi
East
Dbl
1 S
Pass
2 H

3rd
K
Q
3
C 6
C 10
H 9
Q
D 3
7
Q
H 4
Duboin
South
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

4th
5
A
5
7
9
J
D 4
7
H 10
A
4
Bocchi
West

Pass



Lead
S A
S K
S Q
S 4
C 10
C 2
H 10
D A
D 3
H.Shi
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
2
6
10
C 7
K
9
2
8
K
Madala
East
1 S
Pass



3rd
3
C 6
C 5
D 2
A
D 7
3
5
9
Lian
South
2 D




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


Par +90
1 NT NS
S 10 6 2
H K 8
D A 10 4 3
C J 9 8 7






1 C +91 C 118-432 H West -2+2002 D North -2-200


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 23
N-S Vul
S A J 10 3
H A 5 3
D 10 3 2
C A 4 2
de Wijs
West

1 NT


Lead
H 5
H Q
C 3
S 10
D 7
S 7
D 2
C 7
H K
D 10
S 2
S 3
Balakrishnan
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
J
4
6
Q
J
9
A
5
A
Q
K
C 9
Muller
East
1 D
Pass


3rd
6
8
K
8
5
J
4
8
D 8
K
A
H 9
Tewari
South
Pass
Pass


4th
2
3
A
5
3
4
6
2
7
S 6
D 9
H 10
Chokshi
West

Pass
1 NT

Lead
S 3
H 2
C 3
S A
S J
H 8
S 10
D 3
C 7
C Q
H K
v.Prooijen
North
1 D
1 S
AP

2nd
4
5
5
Q
D 7
A
D 8
A
6
4
3
Venkataraman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
J
K
2
7
Q
D 4
J
8
9
Verhees
South
1 H
Pass


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


Par -90
2 D EW
S 8 7 2
H 9 7 6 4
D K J 4
C J 6 5







1 C +51 C 123-431 NT West -1+501 NT West +1-120


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 181 C NS1 D NS
Case 24
E-W Vul
S J 9 6
H A J 7
D A K 7 4
C 8 4 3
Allfrey
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 2
H 10
H 8
C 3
C A
D Q
C 6
H 9
C K
Jassem
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
4
J
6
2
D 6
2
D 3
S 2
7
Robson
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
K
3
Q
4
4
8
S 4
Mazurkiewicz
South
1 S
3 NT


4th
7
5
A
J
5
5
10
D 7
Buras
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 2
C 3
C 6
S 5
H 10
H 9
H 8
Townsend
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
4
2
D 10
2
J
6
Narkiewicz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
Q
4
K
K
3
Bakhshi
South
1 S
3 NT


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A 8 3 2
H 6 5 4
D Q
C A Q 9 7 6



1 D +31 C 123-463 NT North -3-1503 NT North -1-50


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 191 C NS1 D NS
Case 25
Both Vul
S 4 3
H A 3 2
D Q J 5 2
C A J 10 4
Martel
West

Pass
1 S
2 S

Lead
S 4
C 2
S 3
H 4
H 7
C 4
H 6
C 6
D 4
C 8
Forrester
North
1 C
1 H
Dbl
AP

2nd
Q
5
5
3
10
3
2
K
5
Zia
East
Pass
Pass
2 H


3rd
8
9
10
K
Q
7
S J
S 7
A
Robson
South
1 D
Pass
Pass


4th
6
10
A
5
A
S 2
8
J
3
Bakhshi
West

Pass



Lead
C 3
D 2
D 3
C 6
H 2
H 4
C 4
D 7
C A
Rosenberg
North
1 D
1 NT



2nd
7
6
8
5
7
A
2
S 2
8
Gold
East
Pass
AP



3rd
9
K
Q
S 7
J
K
K
J
S 8
Willenken
South
1 H




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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S K 10 8
H J 10 8 5
D K 7 3
C K 7 5





1 D +61 C 123-522 S West =-1101 NT North +2+150


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 201 C NS1 D NS
Case 26
E-W Vul
S A 8 4
H A 9 3
D Q 6 5
C Q 8 4 3
Kranyak
West

1 S
Pass
Dbl

Lead
S K
H 3
D 2
S 3
D 4
S Q
H 6
Ravenna
North
1 C
Pass
4 H
AP

2nd
5
8
K
4
3
H 4
7
G.Wolpert
East
Pass
3 H
Pass


3rd
6
K
6
10
Q
7
A
Alujas
South
1 D
4 D
Pass


4th
A
5
9
H 2
H 10
8
J
Lambardi
West

1 S
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
H 3
D 4
D 5
D 10
C A
C 9
H 2
C Q
C 8
Dwyer
North
1 D
Dbl
3 NT


2nd
A
8
8
C 7
J
3
4
7
J
Rizzo
East
Pass
3 H
Pass


3rd
Q
K
Q
A
6
5
6
A
D 2
Bathurst
South
1 H
3 S
4 H


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


Par +420
4 H NS
S 5
H K Q 6 4 2
D A 10 7 4 2
C K 10





1 C +41 C 127-524 H× North =+5904 H South +1+450


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 211 C NS1 D NS
Case 27
E-W Vul
S A 10
H A 10 3
D 8 7 3
C A 7 4 3 2
Levin
West

Dbl
Dbl


Lead
D K
D A
H K
S 3
S A
D.Wolpert
North
1 C
1 NT
AP


2nd
3
7
3
4
8
Weinstein
East
Pass
2 H



3rd
6
10
8
10
6
Korbel
South
1 S
4 S



4th
5
Q
S 2
5
Q
J.Smith
West

1 NT
4 H
5 H

Lead
S 7
S 10
H K
H 9
C 2
S J
Dwyer
North
1 D
Pass
5 C
Dbl

2nd
K
8
3
A
5
4
Thurston
East
Pass
2 H
Pass
AP

3rd
A
6
4
6
10
C 3
Bathurst
South
1 S
3 C
Pass


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


Par +200
5 H× EW -1
S J 9 7 6 3 2
H
D Q 5
C K Q J 10 9

1 C +91 C 137-524 S× South =+5905 H× East -1+200


2013 Bermuda Bowl Semifinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 28
Both Vul
S K 6 4
H J 8 4
D J 9 6 5
C A K 8
Fantoni
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H K
S A
S 2
G.Wolpert
North
1 C
1 S


2nd
A
5
10
Nunes
East
1 H
Pass


3rd
6
4
K
Kranyak
South
Dbl
4 S


4th
4
8
H 2
Levin
West

Rdbl
Dbl

Lead
H K
S 9
H 8
H 9
D 6
C J
S 4
Helness
North
1 D
1 S
AP

2nd
A
J
Q
D 2
3
A
Weinstein
East
1 H
Pass


3rd
3
K
10
D 8
K
5
Helgemo
South
Dbl
4 S


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S A 9 7 3 2
H A 10
D K Q 10 2
C 9 6

1 C +31 C 140-534 S North -1-1004 S× North -1-200


2013 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 29
Both Vul
S A 7 5
H 9 3
D A 8 5
C A 10 9 6 4
H.Shi
West

Dbl
Pass


Lead
C J
C Q
H J
S 4
H 2
S 2
C A
S 6
D 2
H 10
D Q
Madala
North
1 C
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
5
A
5
5
3
S 8
H 4
8
Q
A
Lian
East
Pass
1 S
2 S


3rd
4
10
9
9
3
Q
2
J
10
C 6
6
Bocchi
South
1 D
2 H
AP


4th
7
8
7
K
K
A
K
7
J
D 3
7
Sementa
West

Dbl
Pass
2 S

Lead
H 4
S Q
D J
S 6
H 3
S 8
H Q
D Q
Z.Shi
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
5
2
3
K
H 6
C 4
Duboin
East
Pass
1 S
Dbl


3rd
9
2
5
J
2
10
C 7
Ju
South
1 H
2 H
Pass


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


Par +140
3 H NS
S K 3
H J 10 8 6 4 2
D J 7
C Q J 2






1 C +61 C 146-532 S East -1+1002 S East +1-140


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 191 C NS1 D NS
Case 30
Both Vul
S K 8 7
H A 7 6
D J 10 4
C K Q 8 7
de Wijs
West

Pass
AP


Lead
H 10
H 9
H Q
D J
C J
C 5
D 4
D 2
S K
S 8
H K
C A
Chagas
North
1 C
1 NT



2nd
3
5
A
Q
2
4
7
S 6
3
2
S 7
7
Muller
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
4
J
2
A
8
Q
K
10
5
9
S 4
10
Brum
South
1 S
3 NT



4th
7
6
8
6
6
3
5
8
10
Q
D 3
S J
Campos
West

Dbl
1 NT
AP

Lead
S 7
S 5
S 8
H 4
H 2
C 7
H K
H J
C 2
C K
D 10
D A
v.Prooijen
North
1 D
Rdbl
Pass


2nd
2
10
4
6
5
3
7
D 4
Q
10
8
6
Villas-Boas
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
K
9
10
Q
J
9
D 7
6
D 3
K
J
Verhees
South
1 S
Pass
Dbl


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S A J 9 5
H 8 5 3
D A K 3 2
C J 5








1 D +121 C 146-673 NT North -1-1001 NT× West -2+500


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2013 Spingold Round of 32, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 31
E-W Vul
S 6 2
H A Q 7 6
D K J 6 2
C Q 5 2
Welland
West

Pass
2 S

Lead
H J
S 2
C A
C 7
H 10
H 3
Mazurkiewicz
North
1 C
1 H
AP

2nd
2
A
3
6
6
7
S.Auken
East
Pass
1 S


3rd
A
4
4
S 8
D 3
S J
Jassem
South
1 D
Pass


4th
K
3
2
5
8
Gawrys
West

Pass


Lead
D Q
C 4
D 10
D K
D 2
H J
H Q
C A
S A
C 8
Milner
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
A
2
9
7
8
3
C 7
6
5
10
Tuszynski
East
2 C



3rd
6
J
J
S 4
C 3
A
8
H 5
3
S 8
H.Lall
South
Pass



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


Par +90
1 NT NS
S 10 9 7 5 4
H J 8
D Q 10
C K 10 6 3




1 D +51 C 146-732 S East =-1102 C East -1+100


2013 USBC Playoff, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 32
Both Vul
S K 10 6 4
H 7 4 2
D A 9 8 5
C A J
Nickell
West

Pass
2 H


Lead
C A
C J
H 5
H J
H A
D 10
D 6
S 2
Fleisher
North
1 C
1 NT
AP


2nd
2
3
7
3
4
5
4
4
Katz
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
8
7
K
Q
D 3
K
H 6
Q
Kamil
South
1 S
Pass



4th
4
K
10
2
D 7
2
8
A
Willenken
West

2 H
3 H
3 NT

Lead
D 2
S 4
S 9
D K
H K
H J
Levin
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
10
Q
3
4
3
Rosenberg
East
Pass
2 NT
3 S


3rd
A
A
6
C 4
5
Weinstein
South
1 NT
Pass
Pass


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


Par +110
3 D NS
S A 9 7
H 10 3
D Q 7 4 2
C Q 8 7 5



1 D +61 C 148-812 H West +1-1403 NT East -1+100


2013 USBC Playoff, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 33
N-S Vul
S K 9
H A 6 4
D J 8 5 3
C K J 9 4
Katz
West

1 NT
3 H




Lead
H 8
C 4
S 2
H K
S 5
D J
C 3
D 3
Kamil
North
1 C
Pass
3 S




2nd
A
6
A
4
4
Q
J
10
Nickell
East
Pass
2 D
AP




3rd
9
A
9
3
K
K
5
2
Fleisher
South
1 H
2 S





4th
7
2
6
S 3
H 5
A
7
4
Rosenberg
West

1 NT
2 S
3 H
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H K
C 4
S 3
S 9
S J
H 8
D 7
D 6
Rodwell
North
1 D
Pass
3 D
Pass
4 S
AP

2nd
A
8
4
H 3
H 4
6
4
9
Willenken
East
Pass
2 D
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
A
K
7
H J
Q
J
A
Meckstroth
South
1 S
Dbl
Pass
3 S
Pass


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


Par -140
3 H EW
S 10 8 7 5 3 2
H 7
D K 9 7 2
C A 7





1 C +91 C 157-813 S South -1-1004 S× South -2-500


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 34
E-W Vul
S K 8 6 3
H 6 3
D K J
C A J 10 8 4
Spector
West

2 H
AP

Lead
H K
H A
D 7
S K
S 3
C 6
S Q
D Q
D 6
C A
Zia
North
1 C
2 S


2nd
3
6
K
5
J
7
4
2
3
2
Becker
East
Pass
3 H


3rd
7
4
4
7
A
J
H 10
8
A
3
Martel
South
1 S
3 S


4th
8
J
5
2
H 5
K
6
J
S 8
Fleisher
West

2 H
Pass

Lead
S 2
S 9
C 10
S Q
H 4
H A
D A
Cheek
North
1 D
2 S
3 S

2nd
3
H 10
K
4
J
6
J
Kamil
East
Pass
3 H
AP

3rd
J
K
3
D 7
K
2
4
Grue
South
1 S
Pass


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


Par -300
4 S× NS -2
S A 10 9 7 4
H J 8
D 9 5 3 2
C 6 3




1 D +21 C 157-833 S South -2-1003 S South -1-50


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 35
E-W Vul
S K 8 6 3
H 6 3
D K J
C A J 10 8 4
G.Wolpert
West

2 H


Lead
S 6
C 6
H 2
H A
D 8
Weinstein
North
1 C
2 S


2nd
Q
7
8
6
K
Kranyak
East
Pass
4 H


3rd
A
8
K
4
4
Levin
South
1 S
AP


4th
2
K
3
J
5
Nickell
West

2 H
Pass

Lead
S 2
H J
D 8
H 6
D 6
D 7
S K
C J
Bathurst
North
1 D
2 S
3 S

2nd
3
K
K
Q
2
S 6
5
Katz
East
Pass
3 H
AP

3rd
J
3
4
8
A
Q
4
Dwyer
South
1 S
Pass


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


Par -300
4 S× NS -2
S A 10 9 7 4
H J 8
D 9 5 3 2
C 6 3


1 D +111 C 157-944 H West =-6203 S South -1-50


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 36
None Vul
S J 10 8 3
H A Q 6
D A 9 6
C Q 4 3
Hampson
West

Pass
2 S

Lead
H A
S J
C A
C K
C 5
H Q
C 2
D Q
H 10
D 3
S 3
Kranyak
North
1 C
1 NT
AP

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


3rd
5
K
6
7
10
3
S 6
8
6
5
2
G.Wolpert
South
1 H
2 H


4th
8
A
8
J
H J
K
H 7
6
D 2
4
7
Bathurst
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
C K
C A
D 8
C Q
S J
D 3
H J
Diamond
North
1 D
Rdbl


2nd
3
4
A
7
6
6
Dwyer
East
Pass
2 D


3rd
10
6
2
S 2
4
7
Platnick
South
1 H
2 H


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


Par +420
4 H NS
S K 4 2
H J 10 9 7 5 3
D K 4
C J 8





1 D +31 C 157-972 S West -1+502 H South +2+170


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 37
Both Vul
S 6 4 3
H Q 8 5 2
D A 7
C A K 8 2
Lev
West

4 H



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



2nd
5
A
7
4
7
A
4
4
Cohler
East
1 NT
4 S



3rd
K
7
K
8
4
9
7
K
Nickell
South
Pass
AP



4th
6
6
3
D 2
8
3
10
9
Weinstein
West

2 H
3 D
3 NT

Lead
D 2
C K
C A
D 7
Passell
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
Q
6
4
Levin
East
1 NT
2 S
3 H
4 S

3rd
A
9
7
Jacobus
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -140
3 S EW
S 7
H K 10 7 3
D 8 6 5 3 2
C 9 7 3



1 C +121 C 169-974 S East -1+1004 S East =-620


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 38
None Vul
S A K 9 2
H
D K 8 6 5
C K 10 8 6 5
Platnick
West

Pass
AP

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


2nd
A
7
7
9
4
3
J
9
10
Diamond
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
H 4
K
H 5
K
H 7
2
10
J
Gitelman
South
1 H
3 H


4th
3
4
10
2
2
J
Q
C 5
A
Grue
West

Pass


Lead
S 6
D 5
H J
C J
H Q
C 2
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
K
3
3
A
10
Cheek
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
H 4
C 5
4
D 6
Greco
South
3 H



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


Par +420
4 H NS
S 5 4 3
H Q J 9 8 7 5 4
D
C A 7 3



1 D +61 C 170-1033 H South -1-503 H South +2+200


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 39
None Vul
S 9 5 3
H Q 7 5 2
D K 6 4
C A K 6
Grabel
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 10
S 4
S J
S 6
S 8
S 7
H 4
H.Lall
North
1 C
3 C


2nd
2
K
5
9
C 3
C 5
J
H.Weinstein
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
A
2
Q
H 3
D 3
Milner
South
2 D
3 NT


4th
6
3
10
D 2
D 4
H 5
Compton
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 7
C Q
C 5
H 2
S 2
S J
S 6
Pollack
North
1 D
2 S


2nd
4
4
H 10
A
K
3
9
Wold
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
10
6
A
6
A
8
Q
Feldman
South
2 H
3 C


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


Par -140
3 S EW
S K 10
H J 6
D A 9 2
C Q J 8 7 5 3

1 D +61 C 170-1093 NT South -3-1503 C South =+110


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 40
Both Vul
S K 10 7 5
H Q 9 5
D K 7 6 2
C A 3
Hampson
West

2 H
4 H

Lead
D 6
C J
S 5
H 10
C Q
C 10
Morgan
North
1 C
Pass
AP

2nd
4
A
A
K
3
5
Greco
East
1 S
3 H


3rd
8
6
6
A
K
S Q
Harris
South
Pass
Pass


4th
J
2
8
5
4
H 9
Carmichael
West

2 H
4 H

Lead
S 5
H 10
H 2
H 9
S K
C A
Platnick
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
A
K
Q
S 4
9
6
Grainger
East
1 S
3 H


3rd
2
A
J
C 7
3
Diamond
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par -630
4 NT EW
S 6 3 2
H K
D 10 9 8 5 3
C 7 5 4 2
1 D +121 C 170-1214 H West =-6204 H West -1+100


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2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 41
N-S Vul
S A 9 7 2
H Q 10 9 2
D K 4 3
C A 4
Grue
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S 4
H 2
C 10
S 5
C 8
S 7
C 6
H 8
C Q
D 3
D A
Fleisher
North
1 C
2 H


2nd
6
6
2
H 7
3
10
5
K
H 5
Q
7
Cheek
East
1 D
2 S


3rd
Q
A
4
8
A
H J
S 9
4
H 10
2
J
Kamil
South
Dbl
4 H


4th
A
3
J
2
7
J
K
9
D 5
6
4
Martel
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S K
C A
H 10
H 2
H A
C 8
S 4
Spector
North
1 D
2 H


2nd
A
J
8
6
4
3
H J
Zia
East
Pass
3 D


3rd
5
6
7
K
Q
4
3
Becker
South
1 H
4 H


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


Par +500
4 S× EW -3
S 6
H A K J 7
D 10 7 2
C Q 10 9 8 6





1 D +121 C 170-1344 H North -1-1004 H South =+620


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 71 C NS1 D NS
Case 42
Both Vul
S Q 3
H J 5
D K J 10 7 6
C K Q 8 6
Grue
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 10
D Q
D 4
C 9
D K
D 10
D 7
C Q
S Q
Fleisher
North
1 C
1 H
2 D
3 NT

2nd
A
9
2
2
S 5
H 3
C 5
7
2
Cheek
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
6
J
3
H 2
H 4
H 6
H 8
7
Kamil
South
1 D
2 C
2 S


4th
6
3
A
K
5
8
S 8
S 6
K
Zia
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C J
D Q
C 9
S Q
D 4
Becker
North
1 D
1 NT
2 D
2 NT

2nd
A
2
2
5
5
Martel
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
6
3
A
J
Spector
South
1 H
2 C
2 S


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A J 9 7
H 9 8 6 4 2
D Q 4
C A 2




1 D +81 C 170-1423 NT North -2-2002 NT North =+120


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 43
E-W Vul
S A Q J 7
H J 7 6 3
D 7 2
C A J 6
Weinstein
West

Pass

Lead
D A
D K
C K
C 4
H 3
C 5
D Q
H 7
G.Wolpert
North
1 C
2 H

2nd
6
8
2
3
2
A
H 5
S 2
Levin
East
1 S
AP

3rd
5
4
7
8
8
H 4
H 6
Kranyak
South
Dbl


4th
2
7
6
J
Q
H 9
3
Bathurst
West

1 NT

Lead
C 3
D 7
C K
D K
D 3
S 7
H 4
Meckstroth
North
1 D
2 H

2nd
10
A
2
8
10
K
8
Dwyer
East
1 S
3 C

3rd
A
6
5
5
C 7
6
Q
Rodwell
South
Dbl
AP

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


Par -130
4 C EW
S 10 6
H K 10 9 8
D Q 10 9 8 6
C 3 2

1 C +21 C 172-1422 H North -1-503 C East =-110


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 44
N-S Vul
S A 9 7 2
H 6 4
D A 9 6
C K J 3 2
Greco
West

2 NT
3 D

Lead
C 6
D 7
S 2
D 3
C Q
C 5
S 3
D 6
C 9
H Q
Levin
North
1 C
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
2
4
9
7
8
A
H 2
H K
4
Hampson
East
1 H
3 C
3 H

3rd
K
K
10
Q
10
H 10
K
10
H A
5
Weinstein
South
Dbl
Pass
AP

4th
A
A
Q
8
2
3
6
4
J
J
Rodwell
West

3 C
4 H

Lead
D J
S 4
C 2
H 5
S 3
H 2
Platnick
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
3
10
Q
J
2
K
Meckstroth
East
1 H
3 D


3rd
6
Q
6
Q
K
A
Diamond
South
Pass
Pass


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


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




1 C +61 C 178-1423 H East +2-2004 H East +1-450


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 45
None Vul
S K Q 6
H 7 5 2
D K 3
C K J 8 3 2
Platnick
West

2 C
3 D
AP

Lead
D 6
C 6
C 10
H A
H 4
D 5
H 6
G.Wolpert
North
1 C
Dbl
Pass


2nd
K
7
J
3
Q
3
9
Diamond
East
1 D
2 D
Pass


3rd
A
A
S 7
J
K
J
S 3
Kranyak
South
1 S
2 S
3 S


4th
4
2
4
2
5
10
Dwyer
West

Pass



Lead
C 6
C 10
H 6
H K
D 7
D J
H A
Greco
North
1 D
2 S



2nd
4
J
10
2
K
10
9
Bathurst
East
Pass
AP



3rd
A
S 4
J
4
A
6
Hampson
South
2 H




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


Par -400
5 D EW
S A J 10 5 2
H Q 10 9 3
D 10 4
C 7 4


1 D +21 C 178-1443 S South -3-1502 S North -2-100


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 46
Both Vul
S K 5 4
H Q 2
D A J 7
C K 9 8 6 4
Pszczola
West

2 NT
4 H

Lead
C 7
C 6
H 8
H 6
C A
S 6
C Q
D 2
Spector
North
1 C
Pass
AP

2nd
2
S 2
2
10
4
A
8
Seamon
East
1 H
3 H


3rd
K
3
A
K
D 5
4
S J
Becker
South
Pass
Pass


4th
10
J
5
Q
H J
8
S 7
Cheek
West

2 C
4 H

Lead
D 6
D J
C 10
C Q
H A
H 4
C 2
S 6
C J
Sontag
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
3
K
7
K
5
10
9
A
Grue
East
1 H
2 H


3rd
A
8
A
H 3
8
K
H 7
4
Berkowitz
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par -140
3 H EW
S Q 10 9 7 6
H J 10 5
D Q 8 6
C 7 3



1 D +121 C 178-1564 H East =-6204 H East -1+100


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 47
Both Vul
S J 10 3
H K 9 7
D Q 10 2
C A Q J 3
Weinstein
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H Q
C 5
D 2
C 7
Pszczola
North
1 C
1 NT
3 NT

2nd
A
10
7
K
Levin
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
J
A
Seamon
South
1 H
2 NT


4th
7
2
3
Sontag
West

Pass


Lead
H Q
C 5
C Q
C J
C 3
S 2
H 3
Meckstroth
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
A
K
4
8
D 5
A
K
Berkowitz
East
Pass
AP


3rd
4
A
6
7
9
3
J
Rodwell
South
1 H



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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S 8 2
H A 6 5 2
D A K 9
C 9 7 6 5

1 C +101 C 188-1563 NT North =+6001 NT North +2+150


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 48
None Vul
S A K 9 2
H
D K 8 6 5
C K 10 8 6 5
Levin
West

2 D
AP

Lead
D A
C A
C 3
D K
D 6
S 4
D 8
S 5
S 2
C 7
Seamon
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
5
4
9
7
3
6
9
7
Q
Q
Weinstein
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
10
5
K
S 3
H 5
A
H 7
K
H 9
6
Pszczola
South
1 H
3 H


4th
H 4
2
J
2
4
8
Q
10
J
H 2
Berkowitz
West

Pass


Lead
C 4
H Q
C J
H J
Rodwell
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
5
3
A
10
Sontag
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
D 5
9
D 6
Meckstroth
South
4 H



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


Par +420
4 H NS
S 5 4 3
H Q J 9 8 7 5 4
D
C A 7 3




1 D +71 C 188-1633 H South +1+1704 H South +1+450


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 49
None Vul
S 8 7 5
H K Q J 10
D A 7
C Q J 8 4
G.Wolpert
West

2 S

Lead
H K
H Q
C 7
C 2
D A
D 7
S K
D 9
H J
C 3
S 4
B.Blanchard
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
2
A
6
J
2
K
A
4
3
4
6
Kranyak
East
Dbl
Pass

3rd
5
6
K
10
5
6
3
S 7
8
S 10
J
S.Blanchard
South
2 C
Pass

4th
4
7
Q
5
3
10
5
8
S 9
9
8
Hurd
West

Pass

Lead
S J
H 6
S 10
S 4
S 9
Dwyer
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
5
4
2
6
Wooldridge
East
Pass
Pass

3rd
K
10
3
Q
Bathurst
South
1 NT


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


Par -110
3 D EW
S A 6 2
H 8 6 5
D 9 6 5
C A 9 6 5




1 D +21 C 188-1652 S West =-1101 NT South -1-50


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 50
None Vul
S J 4
H A 8 2
D K Q 3 2
C Q 10 3 2
G.Wolpert
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
S 4
S K
H 6
H 9
B.Blanchard
North
1 C
Dbl
AP

2nd
3
J
2
3
Kranyak
East
Pass
3 H


3rd
Q
6
Q
K
S.Blanchard
South
1 H
Pass


4th
A
8
J
A
Hurd
West

1 S
4 S

Lead
S 4
H 6
D 5
H J
H 2
D A
D 7
C A
C 7
D 9
S K
Dwyer
North
1 D
Dbl
AP

2nd
3
8
8
K
S 6
10
J
2
3
S 8
J
Wooldridge
East
Pass
3 D


3rd
Q
Q
4
A
4
6
S 2
4
K
S 9
Bathurst
South
1 H
Pass


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


Par -420
4 S EW
S Q 8
H J 10 5 4 3
D J 10 8
C J 8 5





1 C +61 C 194-1653 S West +1-1704 S West =-420


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2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 51
E-W Vul
S A K 7 4
H J 9 6
D Q 8 3
C Q 10 7
G.Wolpert
West

Pass
AP


Lead
H 4
H 2
H K
C 4
H 5
S Q
D Q
B.Blanchard
North
1 C
2 NT



2nd
3
9
A
6
S 2
10
5
Kranyak
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
Q
10
7
Q
D 2
3
9
S.Blanchard
South
2 S
3 NT



4th
6
8
J
A
S 4
K
K
Hurd
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 4
H 7
H 5
C 4
C 10
C 7
S 6
D 3
C K
C J
Dwyer
North
1 D
2 H
2 NT


2nd
3
9
A
6
2
A
10
6
S 3
D J
Wooldridge
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
10
2
Q
5
8
J
A
S 4
S 7
Bathurst
South
2 C
2 S
3 NT


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S 10 2
H A 8 3
D A 10 9
C K J 8 5 4





1 D +101 C 194-1753 NT North -1-503 NT North =+400


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 52
E-W Vul
S A 10 4
H A 4 2
D 10 3
C K J 7 4 2
G.Wolpert
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
H 10
S 5
C A
C 3
D 3
Hamman
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
3
4
5
9
Kranyak
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
Q
Q
6
10
J.Lall
South
1 S
3 C


4th
2
2
2
J
Hurd
West

Dbl


Lead
H Q
H K
D 3
H 8
D 6
S 5
S 7
S 10
C 9
D K
Dwyer
North
1 D
5 C


2nd
2
A
2
4
A
4
2
3
6
8
Wooldridge
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
6
J
9
10
10
Q
J
C 8
J
C 10
Bathurst
South
3 C
AP


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


Par -500
5 C× NS -3
S 9 2
H 9 3
D Q 9 8 7 6
C Q 9 8 5




1 C +101 C 204-1753 C North -1-505 C× South -3-500


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 53
E-W Vul
S Q J 9 7
H A J 7 3
D 5 3
C A 9 3
Mahaffey
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D K
S 2
D 6
C 5
C 8
Seamon
North
1 C
2 S
4 H


2nd
3
3
J
3
J
Glubok
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
Q
Q
K
2
Pszczola
South
1 S
3 H
4 S


4th
A
A
5
10
A
M.Gordon
West

Pass



Lead
D K
S 2
D 6
D 10
S J
H 9
H 8
Passell
North
1 D
2 S



2nd
3
3
J
S 7
10
2
10
Pratap
East
Pass
AP



3rd
2
Q
Q
7
K
3
Jacobus
South
1 S




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


Par +140
3 S North
S K 8 6 4 2
H 10 9 6
D A J
C Q J 10


1 D +61 C 204-1814 S South -1-502 S South +2+170


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 54
Both Vul
S A 9
H A J 10 3
D 10 8 6
C K 10 9 5
Platnick
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D Q
D K
S 3
S 9
H 5
H K
C 2
H 7
S Q
S 8
D 3
H.Lall
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
6
H 2
2
7
3
D 4
J
Q
10
C 8
C 3
Diamond
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
7
A
J
6
10
K
C 4
D 10
C 5
Milner
South
1 S
2 H


4th
2
8
4
K
9
4
A
J
5
H 8
Compton
West

Pass


Lead
D Q
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass
Wold
East
Pass
Pass
Greco
South
2 H
S K 10 2
H 5
D Q J 9 7 4
C Q J 8 4
TableS 7 5 4
H 8 7 6 4
D A K 5 3
C A 6


Par +140
3 H NS
S Q J 8 6 3
H K Q 9 2
D 2
C 7 3 2





1 D +71 C 204-1882 H South -1-1002 H South +2+170


2013 USBC Round of 32, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 55
None Vul
S A 9 8 7
H 10 6 3
D A 2
C K J 6 3
Greco
West

2 H

Lead
H 3
H 5
H Q
S 2
Lee
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
9
6
D 6
3
Hampson
East
2 D
Pass

3rd
J
A
2
Kaplan
South
Pass
Pass

4th
K
7
10
Stewart
West

1 H

Lead
S 7
H 2
H 4
H 5
S K
D A
Diamond
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
2
3
J
10
3
10
Woolsey
East
Dbl
4 H

3rd
5
A
K
Q
4
4
Platnick
South
Pass
AP

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


Par -420
4 S EW
S 5 3
H J 7
D Q 9 6 5 4
C Q 10 9 5
1 C +61 C 211-1892 H West +2-1704 H West =-420


2013 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 56
Both Vul
S 5 3
H K Q J 7
D 9 7 5
C A K 10 5
Levin
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
C 7
C K
C 10
H A
H 6
S 4
S K
Nystrom
North
1 C
4 H


2nd
8
3
Q
4
5
8
5
Weinstein
East
1 D
4 S


3rd
A
H 2
S 6
7
J
A
10
Upmark
South
2 H
Dbl


4th
4
2
6
3
S 2
3
Q
Fallenius
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S A
H 5
H Q
C A
C 5
H 6
C K
S 5
Rodwell
North
1 D
2 H
4 H

2nd
3
K
D 3
4
Q
S 7
S 2
4
Fredin
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
10
3
8
7
H 10
7
D 2
Q
Meckstroth
South
1 H
2 NT


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


Par -110
3 D EW
S Q 8 6
H A 10 9 8 6 2
D J 8 2
C 7


1 C +71 C 220-1894 S× East -1+2004 H South -1-100


2013 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 57
None Vul
S A 10 3 2
H 10 9 5 4
D Q 3
C A Q 8
Fisher
West

2 D
Pass

Lead
D 9
S 9
S Q
S 8
C A
C Q
H 4
D 7
Luo
North
1 C
Pass
3 NT

2nd
5
3
2
A
3
6
7
2
Todd
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
5
7
J
2
4
K
Q
Y.Wang
South
2 C
3 D


4th
3
4
6
H 8
5
D 4
3
6
J.Li
West

Pass


Lead
D J
C A
C Q
C 8
C 7
H 7
C 9
H K
H 8
Hoskins
North
1 D
3 NT


2nd
Q
3
6
J
D 4
A
D 8
J
Q
Fu
East
Pass
AP


3rd
6
2
4
K
S 2
3
S 3
5
9
Carmichael
South
2 NT



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


Par +420
4 H NS
S 6 4
H A K 8
D A 7 5
C K 9 7 4 2



1 D +101 C 220-1993 NT North -1-503 NT South +1+430


2013 Vanderbilt Final, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 58
N-S Vul
S A 6 4
H K J 7 4
D J 6 5 2
C A 6
S.Auken
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C K
S 4
S K
H 3
S A
H 4
H 6
Brink
North
1 C
2 H
4 C
4 S
5 D


2nd
9
2
5
2
8
C 3
Q
Welland
East
2 C
2 S
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
J
6
K
C J
A
7
Drijver
South
Dbl
3 S
4 D
4 NT
6 H


4th
A
3
7
9
9
5
v.Prooijen
West

Pass
Pass




Lead
C K
D 2
D K
D 4
S 6
S J
S 4
H 3
H 4
H 6
M.Bilde
North
1 D
2 NT
5 D




2nd
9
3
9
10
7
5
10
2
C 5
Verhees
East
1 S
Pass
AP




3rd
8
A
5
J
K
A
D 8
K
A
D.Bilde
South
2 S
4 D





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


Par +2220
7 NT NS
S K J
H A 8 6 3
D A K Q 8 4
C J 9







1 C +131 C 233-1996 H North =+14305 D North =+600


2013 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 59
Both Vul
S Q J 7 5
H Q 7
D Q 10 6 2
C K Q J
Zagorin
West

Dbl


Lead
C 10
H Q
D A
D K
C 4
H 7
C A
C 8
C 5
Kamil
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
2
A
J
H 3
7
K
9
S 3
S 6
Bathurst
East
1 NT
3 NT


3rd
J
6
3
4
6
4
D 7
D 8
D 9
Fleisher
South
2 H
AP


4th
3
5
2
6
Q
9
K
D 10
S 5
Willenken
West

1 S
3 NT

Lead
H J
D K
D A
D 5
H Q
S 10
D 7
S J
D 9
S 2
S Q
Verhees
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
5
J
H 6
S 8
A
3
Q
9
C K
5
Rosenberg
East
Dbl
1 NT


3rd
7
3
4
8
4
A
C 3
6
C 4
C 5
v.Prooijen
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par -600
3 NT EW
S 8 6 3
H J 10 8 6 4 3
D J
C 10 9 7





1 D +121 C 233-2123 NT East =-6003 NT East -1+100


2013 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 60
None Vul
S A J 9 5
H K J 10 7
D J 10 5
C K 7
Martel
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C 10
D 10
S 3
D J
D 5
H 9
C 3
Brink
North
1 C
1 H
1 NT

2nd
5
6
J
3
4
J
6
Zia
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
2
2
7
7
9
Q
J
Drijver
South
1 D
1 S


4th
K
Q
4
8
A
2
7
v.Prooijen
West

Pass


Lead
S 2
D J
C 2
D 10
C 4
S K
S 6
S A
D 5
D 9
Willenken
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
9
6
K
3
7
3
10
D 4
H 6
H 8
Verhees
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
2
3
7
8
5
J
H 2
K
H 7
Rosenberg
South
1 NT



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


Par -90
2 C EW
S K 6 4
H 5 4 2
D K 9 7 2
C Q 6 5




1 D +51 C 233-2171 NT North -1-501 NT South +1+120


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2012 World Championship Final, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 61
E-W Vul
S 7 6 5 2
H A 2
D Q 8 4
C A K 8 3
Nystrom
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C Q
C 7
S 2
D 10
C 2
S 5
Balicki
North
1 C
1 S


2nd
3
8
9
5
K
10
Upmark
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
S 4
8
K
D 7
K
Zmudzinski
South
1 H
1 NT


4th
6
5
3
4
10
Q
Zak
West

Pass


Lead
S J
C 10
C K
S 7
S 8
H 5
S 6
Ahlesved
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
A
J
S 4
9
D 2
4
D 7
Zaremba
East
Pass
AP


3rd
3
A
5
K
2
Q
C 6
Petersson
South
1 H



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


Par -90
2 D EW
S A K 8
H 10 8 7 4
D 6 5 3
C 10 6 5

1 C +41 C 238-2181 NT South =+901 NT North -1-50


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 62
E-W Vul
S Q 4 3
H A J 8 3
D K J 4 3
C J 5
Carroll
West

Dbl
2 D
2 H

Lead
C J
S 6
H 5
H 3
D 5
D A
D 2
C Q
S 9
S 3
S A
C 9
Balicki
North
1 C
1 S
Dbl
Dbl

2nd
A
K
K
7
3
9
C 10
5
5
D 6
10
H Q
Garvey
East
1 D
2 C
Pass
AP

3rd
2
2
A
6
Q
10
H 2
3
Q
J
D K
H 8
Zmudzinski
South
1 H
Dbl
Pass


4th
4
4
4
9
7
4
J
K
C 6
7
C 7
8
Buras
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 6
C J
H K
C 5
H 7
D 5
D A
Fitzgibbon
North
1 D
1 NT



2nd
7
3
A
A
6
3
S 8
Narkiewicz
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
10
2
4
9
Q
Q
H 2
Mesbur
South
1 S
2 NT



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


Par +140
3 S NS
S A K J 9 8
H 6 5
D 9 7
C K 10 9 2








1 C +91 C 247-2182 H× West -2+5002 NT North =+120


2012 World Championship Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 63
None Vul
S K 9 8 5
H Q
D A K 10 6
C J 10 6 4
Buras
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
H K
S 8
S Q
S J
C J
Madala
North
1 C
3 S
4 D
4 NT
6 S

2nd
2
8
2
6
10
5
Narkiewicz
East
1 H
Pass
Pass
Dbl
AP

3rd
10
6
A
9
K
3
Bocchi
South
2 H
4 C
4 S
5 S


4th
Q
S 5
3
H 5
H 3
Q
Duboin
West

Pass




Lead
H 6
C 7
S J
S 4
D A
D K
D 6
Zmudzinski
North
1 D
4 S




2nd
Q
A
3
6
8
J
Q
Sementa
East
1 H
AP




3rd
K
2
5
K
3
9
S 7
Balicki
South
1 S





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


Par +450
5 S NS
S A Q J 7 4
H 8 2
D 9 3
C A K 8 3



1 D +111 C 249-2306 S North -1-504 S South +1+450


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 64
Both Vul
S A 8 4 2
H 3
D A Q 9 6
C Q J 10 8
Yilmaz
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 2
S 3
S 2
S Q
D 10
Versace
North
1 C
1 S
3 D
3 NT
4 D
5 H


2nd
J
6
10
H 4
7
Gur
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
A
K
4
9
Sementa
South
1 D
2 D
3 S
4 C
4 NT
6 S


4th
6
7
9
J
Madala
West

Pass
AP





Lead
C 2
S K
S Q
S 3
C 10
Cengiz
North
1 D
2 S






2nd
8
6
9
C 3
4
Bocchi
East
Pass
Pass






3rd
9
2
4
A
K
Kuru
South
1 S
4 S






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


Par +1430
6 S NS
S K Q 5 3
H 10 7 6
D J 10 4 3
C A K



1 C +131 C 262-2306 S North =+14304 S South +2+680


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 65
E-W Vul
S A 9 4
H K J 6 3
D K 10 9
C J 10 6
Chung
West

Pass


Lead
D 7
C 9
C 2
H 8
H 10
H 5
D 10
S 2
H 9
S 3
Tislevoll
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
Q
7
Q
J
D 6
C 3
5
5
C 4
7
Ck.Liu
East
Pass
AP


3rd
3
6
10
A
2
Q
A
9
4
J
Ware
South
1 S



4th
9
5
D 4
7
3
K
2
Q
6
A
Cornell
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
S 7
D 10
S K
D A
D 6
S 9
Cd.Wu
North
1 D
Rdbl
2 S

2nd
5
7
J
3
J
8
Bach
East
Pass
2 H
3 H

3rd
A
Q
4
9
K
2
Huang
South
1 S
Dbl
AP

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


Par +90
2 C NS
S K 10 7 2
H 7
D A Q 6
C 9 8 4 3 2




1 D +21 C 262-2321 NT North +1+1203 H East -2+200


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 151 C NS1 D NS
Case 66
None Vul
S A Q
H A 9 8 3
D Q 9 8 5
C J 4 3
Meckstroth
West

1 S
2 S

Lead
C K
C Q
D 3
S 2
D 4
D 7
S A
D 9
S 10
H A
McGann
North
1 C
Pass
3 C

2nd
5
6
A
J
K
S 6
4
J
C J
2
Rodwell
East
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
2
10
2
Q
10
Q
3
C 7
9
5
Hanlon
South
Pass
2 C


4th
3
4
5
K
8
6
5
C A
7
4
Mesbur
West

Pass


Lead
S 6
S 9
C 3
S 4
S 10
S 5
H 4
D 5
D K
D 7
Zia
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
Q
2
Q
7
H 3
C J
A
3
10
Fitzgibbon
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
J
5
8
H 2
H 7
10
A
8
Hamman
South
1 NT



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


Par -100
3 C× NS -1
S 7 3 2
H J 5
D A K 7
C 9 8 7 6 5




1 C +21 C 265-2323 C North -1-501 NT South -2-100


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 151 C NS1 D NS
Case 67
None Vul
S A Q
H A 9 8 3
D Q 9 8 5
C J 4 3
Madala
West

2 S
AP

Lead
C K
C Q
D 3
S 2
D 4
S 3
Ghigheci
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
5
6
A
6
K
8
Bocchi
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
2
10
2
Q
10
A
Rotaru
South
1 S
3 C


4th
3
4
5
K
8
4
Coldea
West

Pass


Lead
S 10
S 9
C 3
S 4
S 6
S 5
H 4
D 5
D K
D 7
Versace
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
Q
3
K
7
H 8
C 4
A
3
10
Marina
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
8
5
J
H 7
H 2
10
A
8
Zaleski
South
1 NT



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


Par -100
3 C× NS -1
S 7 3 2
H J 5
D A K 7
C 9 8 7 6 5




1 C +21 C 267-2323 C North -1-501 NT South -2-100


2012 World Championship Final, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 68
None Vul
S A 8
H A J 4 2
D 10 6 4 3 2
C K 10
Ahlesved
West

2 H

Lead
H 9
H 2
C 3
H 4
C 2
S K
Balicki
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
K
3
4
6
8
10
Petersson
East
1 S
4 S

3rd
A
S 7
10
S 9
K
2
Zmudzinski
South
Pass
AP

4th
5
7
5
Q
S 3
A
Narkiewicz
West

3 S

Lead
H 9
S 2
S 3
D 2
S Q
H 3
Cullin
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
K
8
9
K
10
Buras
East
1 S
4 S

3rd
2
K
J
J
6
Bertheau
South
3 D
AP

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


Par +130
4 D NS
S 10 9 7
H 9
D J 8 7 5
C A 9 7 3 2
1 C +21 C 269-2324 S East -2+1004 S East -1+50


2012 World Championship Final, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 69
None Vul
S Q 10 9 7
H 3
D J 7 4 3
C A K Q 6
Upmark
West

Dbl
2 H

Lead
C A
C K
C Q
H A
H K
S 5
H 9
Zak
North
1 C
Pass
AP

2nd
3
10
J
3
D 7
7
J
Nystrom
East
Pass
1 S


3rd
5
2
4
2
8
A
Q
Zaremba
South
1 D
Pass


4th
7
8
H 7
4
5
6
Buras
West

2 NT


Lead
C K
C A
C Q
S 9
H 2
H K
H Q
H 10
S K
C 9
Bertheau
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
3
10
J
A
4
S 7
S Q
S 10
J
H 7
Narkiewicz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
4
5
6
A
8
9
S 2
C 6
D 3
Cullin
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par -400
3 NT EW
S K 6
H J 6 5 4
D 9 8 2
C 9 5 4 2




1 D +51 C 269-2372 H West +1-1402 NT West -1+50


2012 World Championship Final, Segment 81 C NS1 D NS
Case 70
None Vul
S J 7
H K J 10 6
D J 6 5
C A K 9 8
Upmark
West

Pass
4 H

Lead
C A
S J
H A
D A
D K
D Q
S 10
S 6
C 5
H 4
Zak
North
1 C
Pass
AP

2nd
3
K
Q
2
4
8
Q
C 9
J
10
Nystrom
East
Dbl
2 NT


3rd
6
2
2
3
10
C 4
A
H 7
H 3
Zaremba
South
2 S
Pass


4th
2
5
6
5
6
J
7
3
8
Zmudzinski
West

Pass
2 H

Lead
S J
Ahlesved
North
1 D
1 NT
AP

2nd
K
Buras
East
Dbl
2 C


3rd
2
Petersson
South
1 H
Pass


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


Par -110
2 H EW
S Q 9 8 4 3 2
H Q
D 9 8 4 2
C J 6




1 C +51 C 274-2374 H West -1+502 H West +1-140


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2012 World Championship Final, Segment 81 C NS1 D NS
Case 71
E-W Vul
S A K 6
H 10 5
D Q J 5 3
C K 10 6 3
Upmark
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H A
S 8
S 2
D 3
S 7
D Q
S 9
H 3
H K
C 2
Zak
North
1 C
1 S


2nd
5
6
3
9
A
A
C J
9
C 3
10
Nystrom
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
Q
5
4
10
2
C 7
J
2
A
Zaremba
South
1 D
1 NT


4th
7
4
K
10
J
K
D J
10
8
Zmudzinski
West

Pass


Lead
S 10
D 2
H 4
S 7
D J
C Q
H 2
C 2
Ahlesved
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
J
10
7
A
9
K
8
Buras
East
Pass
AP


3rd
5
Q
J
2
4
A
K
Petersson
South
1 H



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


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




1 D +51 C 274-2421 NT South -2-1001 NT North =+90


2012 World Championship Playoff, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 72
Both Vul
S 9 5 2
H 10 6 3 2
D A K J 8
C A 5
Helness
West

Dbl
Dbl

Lead
C 8
D A
D K
C 5
H 4
C J
S 7
C 9
McGann
North
1 C
Rdbl
AP

2nd
A
9
Q
Q
S 3
S K
2
Helgemo
East
Dbl
4 H


3rd
4
4
H 9
7
5
H 6
8
Hanlon
South
1 H
4 S


4th
2
3
2
D 6
2
3
10
Garvey
West

2 H


Lead
D A
D K
D 8
S 8
S 7
Zimmermann
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
9
Q
H A
3
9
Carroll
East
Dbl
4 H


3rd
4
C 7
C 2
K
J
Multon
South
2 C
AP


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


Par -140
3 H EW
S Q 10 6 4 3
H 9
D 4
C J 10 9 7 6 2


1 C +101 C 284-2424 S× South =+7904 H West -3+300


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 73
Both Vul
S A J 6 5
H K J 9 2
D K
C J 10 7 6
Nystrom
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
C 6
H 4
C J
H 7
H 2
S Q
Zimmermann
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
7
9
5
5
6
C 3
Upmark
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
A
K
K
J
Q
Multon
South
1 S
3 NT


4th
J
4
3
Q
10
A
Helness
West

Pass


Lead
D 3
H 2
H 7
C J
S Q
C 6
C K
C 8
Petersson
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
K
3
6
3
A
5
H 8
D 4
Helgemo
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
Q
K
2
2
A
7
10
Ahlesved
South
1 NT



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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S 10 7
H Q 7 4
D Q 9 5 2
C A K 8 2


1 C +101 C 294-2423 NT North =+6001 NT South +1+120


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 74
E-W Vul
S Q 4 3
H A J 8 3
D K J 4 3
C J 5
Nunes
West

Dbl
AP


Lead
H 4
C J
H 6
D 10
D A
C A
D 6
S K
S 8
C 9
C 10
H J
Cullin
North
1 C
1 S



2nd
5
8
Q
J
9
2
S A
2
5
H 9
S 7
C 7
Fantoni
East
1 D
2 C



3rd
K
K
3
Q
5
Q
H 2
3
4
H 8
S Q
S 9
Bertheau
South
1 H
4 S



4th
A
4
7
7
3
5
4
6
D 2
3
6
10
Nystrom
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H K
C J
H 6
D 10
D Q
C A
D 6
Helness
North
1 D
1 NT
2 D
4 S

2nd
A
8
Q
K
9
2
S 8
Upmark
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
K
3
A
5
Q
S 10
Helgemo
South
1 S
2 C
2 S


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


Par +140
3 S NS
S A K J 9 8
H 6 5
D 9 7
C K 10 9 2








1 C +21 C 296-2424 S North -1-504 S South -2-100


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 75
N-S Vul
S Q 9 3 2
H A 4 2
D A K 9 2
C 7 3
Fantoni
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
H 3
H 2
C 10
C Q
S K
Demuy
North
1 C
1 H
4 C


2nd
A
J
9
3
K
Nunes
East
Pass
3 C
Pass


3rd
4
A
10
A
H 7
L'Ecuyer
South
1 D
Dbl
4 H


4th
2
8
K
4
7
Korbel
West

Pass
AP


Lead
C A
C Q
D 4
S 3
D 3
H 4
D 6
S A
H 3
D 2
Helgemo
North
1 D
3 S



2nd
4
K
A
6
K
8
9
5
7
C 5
Miles
East
3 C
Pass



3rd
10
S 4
5
J
10
10
J
2
A
S 8
Helness
South
Dbl
4 S



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


Par +140
3 S South
S A J 8 7
H Q 10 6 5 3
D 7
C K 6 4





1 C +31 C 299-2434 H North -1-1004 S North -2-200


2012 World Championship Round of 16, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 76
N-S Vul
S Q 9 3 2
H A 4 2
D A K 9 2
C 7 3
Pilon
West

Pass


Lead
D J
S 2
C 10
C Q
S 4
H 3
H 2
Brink
North
1 C
4 S


2nd
7
6
3
K
3
J
8
Toffier
East
4 C
AP


3rd
3
J
A
S 5
C 2
A
Q
Drijver
South
Dbl



4th
A
K
4
7
7
9
K
v.Prooijen
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 9
S 2
C 10
C Q
D 4
D K
D 2
C 6
D 9
Quantin
North
1 D
3 S


2nd
10
6
3
K
A
5
10
D 8
C 5
Verhees
East
3 C
Pass


3rd
J
J
A
S 4
J
H 3
S 7
S 3
S 8
Bompis
South
Dbl
4 S


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


Par +140
3 S South
S A J 8 7
H Q 10 6 5 3
D 7
C K 6 4



1 C +31 C 302-2434 S North -1-1004 S North -2-200


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 81 C NS1 D NS
Case 77
E-W Vul
S A 10 6
H 6 2
D K Q J 4 2
C Q 9 8
Luks
West

Pass

Lead
D 7
D 3
C 4
C 8
S 7
C 10
H 3
H 10
McGann
North
1 C
1 NT

2nd
9
2
3
6
6
D 8
7
6
Naber
East
Pass
AP

3rd
A
5
Q
5
2
9
Q
Hanlon
South
1 H


4th
4
10
2
J
Q
A
2
Garvey
West

Pass

Lead
S 5
D 2
D 9
D K
C J
C 2
D Q
D 4
C 9
S K
S Q
H 2
Sester
North
1 D
3 NT

2nd
6
5
8
7
Q
5
H 3
C 6
7
9
J
A
Carroll
East
1 H
AP

3rd
2
10
J
C 4
A
3
H 7
H 8
K
10
A
Levenko
South
2 NT


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


Par +400
3 NT NS
S K Q 4
H K 9 8 7
D 10 9
C K 10 5 4





1 D +71 C 302-2521 NT North +1+1203 NT South +1+430


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 121 C NS1 D NS
Case 78
N-S Vul
S 7 3 2
H K 2
D A 10 9 7
C K Q 6 3
Bosenberg
West

2 S
Pass


Lead
S 6
C 9
C J
D A
D 7
S 5
C 5
H A
H 7
Sementa
North
1 C
Pass
3 D


2nd
K
K
7
3
K
4
3
4
9
Eber
East
1 S
Pass
AP


3rd
A
A
4
2
4
Q
S 8
2
K
Duboin
South
Dbl
Dbl



4th
3
2
Q
8
5
2
10
3
5
Versace
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
S Q
S 10
S 9
S 8
H 5
D Q
C A
Gower
North
1 D
1 NT
2 D


2nd
K
3
7
H 7
C 7
A
6
10
Zaleski
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
5
J
C 4
D 5
4
7
5
Apteker
South
1 H
2 C
2 NT


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


Par +100
3 S× EW -1
S K 4
H A J 8 7
D Q J 4 2
C 10 7 2




1 C +71 C 309-2523 D North =+1102 NT North -2-200


2012 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 79
N-S Vul
S 8 7
H 8 5
D A K 8 6
C A Q 8 6 2
Weinstein
West

Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
H 9
Brink
North
1 C
2 D
3 C


2nd
2
8
Levin
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
10
Drijver
South
1 S
2 H
5 C


4th
5
Verhees
West

Pass
AP


Lead
H K
H 9
H Q
S 8
H 7
S 7
C 3
Rodwell
North
1 D
2 C



2nd
2
8
6
2
C 4
3
7
v.Prooijen
East
1 H
Pass



3rd
A
10
S 5
A
D 8
K
Q
Meckstroth
South
Dbl
2 D



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


Par +110
3 C NS
S A K J
H 7 6 4 2
D Q J 7
C 9 5 3


1 D +71 C 309-2595 C North -2-2002 D North +1+110


2012 Spingold Final, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 80
N-S Vul
S 8 4
H A J 8
D K 4 3 2
C K J 5 4
Levin
West

1 S
3 C

Lead
D 6
S 6
C 3
D 2
H 7
D 3
H 4
C A
C 8
H Q
H 10
Helgemo
North
1 C
Dbl
Pass

2nd
7
3
K
8
6
Q
3
4
5
9
Weinstein
East
Pass
Rdbl
3 NT

3rd
K
A
2
9
A
5
K
10
Q
C 9
Helness
South
1 H
2 H
AP

4th
A
4
6
C 7
2
S 5
8
S 2
H 5
J
Fantoni
West

1 S
Dbl

Lead
S 10
D 7
D A
D 8
H 3
D 4
H 5
H 10
S 6
S K
S A
C 8
Nickell
North
1 D
Dbl
AP

2nd
2
2
6
9
K
10
6
7
3
C 4
C 5
J
Nunes
East
Pass
Rdbl


3rd
J
Q
C 9
S 5
A
J
J
C 7
9
H 4
C 2
Q
Katz
South
1 H
2 D


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


Par -450
5 S West
S Q 7 3 2
H 9 7 5 3
D J 9 6 5
C 6







1 C +141 C 323-2593 NT East +1-4302 D× North -5-1400


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2012 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 81
None Vul
S A Q
H J 10 7 4
D A 6 4 2
C Q 6 4
Multon
West

2 H
AP

Lead
C 4
H A
H K
H Q
D Q
H J
D 2
C 2
S 2
D 4
Kamil
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
5
4
7
10
A
S 7
10
6
3
K
Zimmermann
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
2
5
S 6
7
D 5
J
8
Q
8
Fleisher
South
1 S
Dbl


4th
9
3
6
D 3
9
8
H 9
A
8
Rosenberg
West

2 H
AP

Lead
H 5
C J
D 3
D 4
C 8
H A
C 10
Helgemo
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
3
Q
Q
K
3
7
6
Willenken
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
K
A
5
9
2
5
Helness
South
1 S
3 D


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


Par +90
2 D NS
S K 10 2
H 6 3
D J 9 8 5 3
C A 7 3




1 C +41 C 327-2592 H× West -1+1003 D North -1-50


2012 Spingold Round of 16, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 82
None Vul
S A Q 2
H J 4
D K 10 6 4
C K 7 5 4
Nystrom
West

Pass


Lead
S 3
D 4
D 7
S 6
D 5
S 9
C 4
S 10
H K
Rosenberg
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
Q
3
2
K
A
A
2
H 4
Upmark
East
1 H
Pass


3rd
5
Q
10
7
6
8
J
J
Willenken
South
3 NT



4th
4
8
J
2
H 3
D 9
Q
C 3
Martel
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 2
H 9
D 4
H 5
H 7
H 3
S 6
S 4
S A
D K
Silverstein
North
1 D
3 D


2nd
4
8
3
C 4
D 5
D 7
K
10
8
J
Zia
East
1 H
Pass


3rd
K
6
Q
A
S 3
S 7
9
Q
C 3
Fredin
South
2 H
3 NT


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S K 4
H Q 10 8
D Q 9 7 5
C A J 9 3




1 D +21 C 327-2613 NT South -2-1003 NT South -1-50


2012 Spingold Round of 16, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 83
N-S Vul
S Q 7 2
H A 10 3 2
D Q 9 8 3
C K Q
Rosenberg
West

Dbl
2 NT

Lead
S 5
S 7
H 5
H 6
H A
H 3
C K
C 3
Upmark
North
1 C
1 S
Pass

2nd
9
10
2
9
8
S 3
A
2
Willenken
East
Pass
1 NT
3 NT

3rd
Q
6
J
10
4
S 8
5
7
Nystrom
South
1 H
Pass
AP

4th
4
K
Q
7
K
D 7
4
Q
Silverstein
West

Dbl
1 NT

Lead
H 3
C 4
C 9
H A
H 2
C 3
C 7
S 3
S 9
Zia
North
1 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
7
K
2
8
J
10
S 7
5
Q
Fredin
East
Pass
1 S
3 NT

3rd
Q
A
6
6
4
J
8
K
A
Martel
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -400
3 NT West
S J 8 6 5
H Q 6 4
D 10 5 2
C 10 5 2



1 C +111 C 338-2613 NT East -2+1003 NT West =-400


2012 USBC Final, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 84
E-W Vul
S A J 5 3
H 10 9 6
D K Q J
C Q 7 4
Hampson
West

3 H
AP

Lead
D 9
H A
C A
C 9
S 4
Katz
North
1 C
3 S


2nd
K
K
10
S 2
9
Greco
East
1 H
Pass


3rd
A
3
3
5
A
Nickell
South
1 S
4 S


4th
3
6
4
7
6
Rodwell
West

3 D
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 8
D 2
D Q
H Q
S K
S 8
D K
C A
Diamond
North
1 D
3 H
Pass

2nd
6
S 2
8
A
S 4
9
C 3
S 10
10
Meckstroth
East
1 H
4 H
Dbl

3rd
A
7
J
3
3
3
A
4
Platnick
South
1 S
4 S
AP

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


Par -500
6 S× NS -3
S K Q 8 4 2
H K
D 10 7 5 4 3 2
C 10



1 C +111 C 349-2614 S South =+4204 S× South -1-100


2012 USBC Semifinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 85
N-S Vul
S A 10 6 2
H J 3
D J 9 7 6
C A Q J
Moss
West

2 D
Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
D 5
D A
C 8
S A
S 2
C K
D 9
D J
C J
S 6
H Q
Demirev
North
1 C
Pass
2 S
4 S
AP

2nd
Q
7
Q
3
7
2
H 10
H 9
5
8
K
Gitelman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
3
3
5
J
A
H 4
H 5
H 6
9
3
Lee
South
1 H
Dbl
3 S
Pass


4th
6
10
7
4
D 2
4
4
8
6
H 8
2
H.Weinstein
West

2 D
Pass



Lead
D 5
D A
C 8
H 4
H A
D 2
S 2
S 5
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass
2 S



2nd
Q
7
J
K
J
9
3
Garner
East
Pass
Pass
AP



3rd
K
3
3
3
9
H 10
9
Greco
South
1 H
Dbl




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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S K J 9 5
H Q 7 6 5 4
D Q 10
C K 7







1 D +81 C 350-2704 S× North -1-2002 S North +1+140


2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 61 C NS1 D NS
Case 86
N-S Vul
S Q J 6 5
H A 9 8 3
D K 10 6
C Q 3
Jacobus
West

2 D

Lead
H 6
S A
S 3
H 4
H 8
D 4
H K
Kranyak
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
2
4
9
J
Q
A
9
Passell
East
1 S
2 S

3rd
3
D 3
D 5
A
S K
6
C 2
G.Wolpert
South
2 C
AP

4th
10
5
6
5
7
7
D 2
H.Lall
West

Pass

Lead
H 5
S 6
D 5
H 4
S A
S 10
D A
D J
S J
C Q
H 7
Lev
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
6
8
6
2
4
9
10
K
7
2
3
Milner
East
1 S
Pass

3rd
J
K
7
8
C 6
D 9
S 2
S 3
C 5
7
Q
Pszczola
South
2 D


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


Par -110
2 H EW
S K 9 4
H 6 4
D Q 8 4 2
C K 9 7 5




1 C +61 C 356-2702 S East -1+502 D North -2-200


2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 87
Both Vul
S 7 4
H K 7 5
D A K 3
C Q 8 7 4 2
Gitelman
West

2 C



Lead
H 10
H 3
S Q
S 10
S A
S 9
S 6
D 7
H 7
S 2
D 9
C 7
Jacobs
North
1 C
Pass



2nd
J
4
7
8
D 2
H 2
C 5
5
Q
D 10
H 9
H 6
Moss
East
1 S
4 S



3rd
K
S 5
3
4
C 3
D 4
C 6
J
8
C J
6
10
Beatty
South
Dbl
AP



4th
A
5
K
J
C 2
D 3
C 8
K
C 9
C 4
A
A
Schermer
West

2 D
2 S
4 S

Lead
H 10
H 3
C A
C 3
H 6
S Q
H 9
Greco
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
4
2
4
8
4
C 6
Chambers
East
1 S
2 H
4 C


3rd
K
S 5
D 7
S 2
S 8
3
S 7
Hampson
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


Par -620
4 S EW
S K 10
H 10 9 8 4 2
D 10 5 2
C K 10 5








1 D +121 C 356-2824 S East =-6204 S East -1+100


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 88
N-S Vul
S Q 5
H A 7 6 5
D A 10 9 5 4
C Q 3
Gu
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C J
H 5
D J
D 4
D 2
Kamil
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
4
J
K
6
C 2
X.Shi
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
K
A
8
5
Fleisher
South
1 S
3 NT


4th
Q
9
3
7
Q
Levin
West

Pass


Lead
C 10
H 5
D J
D 10
Baseggio
North
1 D
2 NT


2nd
4
J
K
6
Weinstein
East
Pass
AP


3rd
6
K
A
2
Stark
South
2 H



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


Par +100
3 S× EW -1
S A 7 3
H K 4 3
D J 8 2
C A 8 5 4
1 C +101 C 366-2823 NT North +1+6302 NT North +1+150


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 89
N-S Vul
S A 8 2
H A Q
D Q 10 9 8 6
C 10 9 6
Woolsey
West

Pass
2 H

Lead
D 6
S 3
D Q
S 8
S 5
H 4
Garner
North
1 C
1 NT
AP

2nd
K
6
5
7
J
A
Stewart
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
A
A
2
K
2
3
H.Weinstein
South
1 S
Pass


4th
3
4
4
9
10
2
Lee
West

Pass


Lead
H 6
D 10
D 2
D 9
D 7
D 6
C 10
S 4
S 6
C 6
S K
Pollack
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
7
K
4
C 2
C 7
H 9
A
3
A
J
9
Demirev
East
1 NT



3rd
A
A
Q
J
8
H 5
3
Q
7
Q
8
Feldman
South
Pass



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


Par +500
4 H× EW -3
S K 5 3
H 6 5 2
D A J 7 2
C Q 5 3





1 D +31 C 366-2852 H West -1+501 NT East -3+150


2012 USBC Semifinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 90
Both Vul
S A Q 8 5
H 9 4 2
D A 7 3
C Q 10 4
Hampson
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 9
C 10
S 2
C Q
C 4
C K
Lee
North
1 C
1 NT


2nd
4
3
Q
7
2
D 2
Greco
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
6
6
9
J
D 3
Demirev
South
1 H
3 NT


4th
A
A
H 6
5
8
D 4
H.Weinstein
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 9
C 6
C 10
C 4
D 6
C K
S 4
H 2
H 3
Diamond
North
1 D
1 S


2nd
3
5
2
3
7
D 2
2
A
Garner
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
Q
9
J
10
S 5
Q
6
Platnick
South
1 H
1 NT


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


Par +140
3 H NS
S 4
H Q 10 8 7 6
D K Q 8
C K J 9 6



1 D +61 C 366-2923 NT North -1-1001 NT South +1+120


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2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 91
N-S Vul
S 9 7 6 3
H A K 7 3
D 8 7
C K Q 3
Hurd
West

Dbl
Dbl
3 D

Lead
C J
Hamman
North
1 C
Pass
Pass
Pass
Wooldridge
East
Pass
1 D
3 C
3 NT
Zia
South
Pass
2 C
Pass
AP
Rodwell
West

Dbl



Lead
D 3
Grue
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
A
Meckstroth
East
Pass
1 NT



3rd
7
Cheek
South
Pass
AP



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


Par -400
3 NT EW
S 5 2
H J 6
D 10 9 4 3
C J 10 8 7 5
1 D +61 C 366-2983 NT East =-4001 NT East +2-150


2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 92
E-W Vul
S K Q 4
H J 9 8 2
D A Q 9 7
C J 8
Martel
West

3 NT
AP

Lead
S Q
S K
S 4
D 8
Lee
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
7
10
C 3
J
Stansby
East
3 C
Pass


3rd
3
6
A
Q
Demirev
South
Pass
Dbl


4th
5
8
J
4
Garner
West

Pass


Lead
D 6
H 8
C A
C K
Weinstein
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
J
A
5
9
H.Weinstein
East
2 C
3 C


3rd
Q
4
2
S 2
Levin
South
2 D
AP


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


Par -110
3 C EW
S A 6 3
H 10 5 4
D 10 8 6 3
C Q 9 5
1 C +71 C 373-2983 NT× West -1+2003 C East =-110


2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 71 C NS1 D NS
Case 93
N-S Vul
S A K J 10
H 9 6
D K 10 2
C J 6 5 3
Hampson
West

Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
D 4
Jacobs
North
1 C
Rdbl
3 S


2nd
6
3
Greco
East
Pass
1 H
Dbl


3rd
2
K
Beatty
South
1 D
3 D
3 NT


4th
A
5
Bates
West

2 H
AP


Lead
H 7
S 6
C K
C 2
H K
H Q
S A
Diamond
North
1 D
3 D



2nd
A
8
7
8
9
D 2
2
Wold
East
Pass
3 H



3rd
5
J
9
A
2
10
C 10
Platnick
South
2 D
5 D



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


Par +500
4 S× EW -3
S 6
H A 4 3
D A Q 8 7 6 4
C 10 8 7


1 C +131 C 386-2983 NT South =+6005 D North -2-200


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 51 C NS1 D NS
Case 94
None Vul
S A 10 5
H J 10 8
D K Q 3
C Q J 4 2
Feldman
West

Pass



Lead
S 2
S 3
C 2
H 5
H 2
S Q
Lee
North
1 C
3 NT



2nd
5
7
K
6
Q
10
Pollack
East
Pass
AP



3rd
9
J
A
J
A
D 2
Demirev
South
2 NT




4th
6
A
3
K
8
K
H.Weinstein
West

Dbl
Dbl
AP

Lead
H A
H 6
H 3
C Q
C 5
C 2
C 10
D 8
Woolsey
North
1 D
2 C
Pass


2nd
8
10
9
K
8
D 2
4
K
Garner
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
K
S 2
A
J
6
D 4
Stewart
South
1 S
2 H
3 NT


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


Par +430
4 NT South
S K 7 6
H Q 9 5
D A 9 7
C A 7 6 5



1 C +101 C 396-2983 NT South =+4003 NT South -1-50


2012 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 41 C NS1 D NS
Case 95
Both Vul
S A K 9 3
H 9 5 2
D K Q 10 9
C 5 2
Greco
West

2 H
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 7
D 3
D 9
Nystrom
North
1 C
Pass
3 S
5 D

2nd
2
8
5
Hampson
East
Dbl
Pass
Pass
Dbl

3rd
K
K
A
Upmark
South
Rdbl
3 H
4 D
AP

4th
A
2
H 3
Cullin
West

1 H
AP


Lead
H A
S Q
D K
D Q
D 10
C 5
Gitelman
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
8
5
2
5
6
3
Bertheau
East
Dbl
Pass



3rd
3
6
3
4
7
Q
Moss
South
Rdbl
3 D



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


Par +140
3 S NS
S 8 7 5
H J 8
D A J 7 4 3
C A Q 4

1 D +81 C 396-3065 D× South -1-2003 D North +1+130


2012 Vanderbilt Round of 32, Segment 11 C NS1 D NS
Case 96
N-S Vul
S 8 7
H A K 5
D J 8 6 5 2
C K J 8
Verhees
West

2 D
AP


Lead
S 2
D 3
S 6
S 9
D 8
Cullin
North
1 C
Pass



2nd
J
6
A
K
v.Prooijen
East
1 D
Pass



3rd
7
Q
4
D 2
Bertheau
South
1 H
Dbl



4th
3
C 3
8
Q
Zagorin
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 5
C 3
C K
D 4
C 10
D 9
S A
S 2
D 6
Ginossar
North
1 D
1 NT
2 D


2nd
8
2
H J
H 2
7
H 6
4
J
Bathurst
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
J
4
3
S 7
7
8
H 5
Pachtman
South
1 S
2 C
2 H


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


Par +650
5 H NS
S A 10 9 5 2
H Q 7 6 2
D
C A 10 4 3




1 C +41 C 401-3062 D× East -2+3002 H South +2+170


2012 Vanderbilt Final, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 97
None Vul
S A K 9
H Q 10 8 5
D J 4
C Q 10 8 5
Platnick
West

3 S
AP

Lead
S 6
S A
S 9
S J
H 4
D 7
C K
D 8
H 10
S 10
S 3
T.Bessis
North
1 C
Pass


2nd
2
8
Q
C 4
2
4
A
J
A
C 2
H J
Diamond
East
2 S
Pass


3rd
K
D 2
D 3
C 3
K
Q
5
5
7
D 9
C 7
Delmonte
South
Dbl
Dbl


4th
7
4
5
H 5
8
A
6
10
3
C 8
C 10
D.Wolpert
West

3 S
Pass

Lead
C 6
C 3
D 6
H J
S 2
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass
4 H

2nd
2
5
A
K
A
Amoils
East
2 S
Pass
AP

3rd
A
H 6
7
5
3
Greco
South
Dbl
Dbl


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


Par +430
4 NT NS
S 6
H J 9 7 2
D A K 10 3 2
C K 4 2





1 C +81 C 409-3063 S× East -2+3004 H North -1-50


2012 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 98
Both Vul
S K 10 5
H 2
D Q J 6 5
C K Q J 7 2
Platnick
West

Pass
AP




Lead
H 5
H 6
H 9
C 4
H 7
Cullin
North
1 C
1 S





2nd
2
10
S 5
10
Diamond
East
Pass
Pass





3rd
Q
J
K
K
Bertheau
South
1 H
3 NT





4th
3
D 5
A
A
Bathurst
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
D 7
D 5
D A
C 4
H Q
Greco
North
1 D
2 C
3 C
3 H
4 D


2nd
A
9
3
H 5
10
Zagorin
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
Q
K
6
K
Hampson
South
1 S
2 H
3 D
4 C
5 D


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


Par +650
5 S NS
S Q J 6 2
H A 10 3
D A K 8 7
C 6 4



1 D +131 C 409-3193 NT South -2-2005 D North =+600


2012 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 21 C NS1 D NS
Case 99
N-S Vul
S A 7 3 2
H K Q 9 5
D 5 2
C K J 3
T.Bessis
West

1 NT
2 D

Lead
S 2
C 4
H K
S 6
H Q
S 7
H 7
H 5
C 7
D 10
Lewaciak
North
1 C
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
J
A
5
2
Q
3
8
10
2
Delmonte
East
Pass
2 C
3 NT

3rd
8
6
6
K
4
J
C 5
D 4
A
8
Zaremba
South
1 D
Pass
AP

4th
9
9
10
A
J
C 2
9
C 8
3
Q
Cieslak
West

2 C
Dbl

Lead
D 3
H J
H 2
D 5
H 8
D A
S A
H 9
S 3
C 9
C 5
C K
Cheek
North
1 D
2 H
Pass

2nd
10
Q
4
K
3
S 2
4
7
10
A
J
S 6
Frukacz
East
Pass
Pass
2 S

3rd
2
A
10
4
S 9
9
5
C 10
J
3
7
S 8
Grue
South
1 H
Pass
AP

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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S J 8 5
H 6 4 3
D Q 7 6 4 3
C 10 9






1 D +21 C 409-3213 NT West -1+502 S East -2+100


2012 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 31 C NS1 D NS
Case 100
N-S Vul
S J 7 6 5
H 6 2
D A 7 4
C A K 3 2
Molberg
West

Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
D 3
D 7
H 3
C 4
D 4
C J
S 5
H A
Upmark
North
1 C
1 NT
2 D
3 D

2nd
5
J
2
7
S 4
A
9
6
Aa
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
3 H

3rd
A
Q
K
9
9
8
Q
Nystrom
South
1 S
2 C
Pass
AP

4th
2
K
J
K
10
6
K
Bertheau
West

1 NT
2 H


Lead
C A
C K
C 3
H K
H 5
H 8
C Q
D J
D 7
Berkowitz
North
1 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
4
8
10
9
10
C 2
D 3
6
2
Cullin
East
Pass
2 C
4 H


3rd
5
7
6
3
A
Q
S 10
5
Sontag
South
Pass
Pass
AP


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


Par -420
4 H EW
S Q 3
H J 10 9
D Q 9 8 6 3
C 7 6 5




1 C +61 C 415-3213 H East +1-1704 H West =-420

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