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Open 1D vs. Pass

One team opened one diamond and the other passed

YearWinnerBoardsIMP PercentWLT Percent
2009-2012Open 1D327886-642 = 57.98147-119-61 = 54.28
2005-2012Open 1D4801256-932 = 57.40209-174-97 = 53.65
2001-2012Open 1D5701490-1160 = 56.23245-212-113 = 52.89
1996-2012Open 1D6571705-1356 = 55.70280-248-129 = 52.44


1. 2012 World Championship FinalClosedPolandOpenSweden
Board 70
E-W Vul
S
H J 4
D A J 5 3 2
C K J 10 9 5 3
Cullin
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D K
D 2
S A
S K
S Q
C 2
D Q
Buras
North
1 D
2 C
3 C
3 NT
5 C
6 C


2nd
A
4
8
9
J
A
J
Bertheau
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
10
S 2
D 3
D 5
C 3
5
7
Narkiewicz
South
1 S
2 H
3 S
4 C
5 S
6 S


4th
6
8
3
6
H 2
8
Balicki
West
Pass
AP






Lead
D K
D 2
S K
S A
S Q
C 2
H 5
H Q
Upmark
North
Pass







2nd
A
4
8
9
J
A
4
Zmudzinski
East
Pass







3rd
10
S 7
C 3
C 5
D 3
9
A
Nystrom
South
4 S







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






Pass +11Pass 11-0 (1-0-0)6 S South down 2 -1004 S South made 5 +450


2. 2012 World Championship PlayoffClosedIrelandOpenMonaco
Board 51
N-S Vul
S 10
H K 10 7
D Q J 7 3 2
C A 8 6 2
Nunes
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S K
C 4
H 7
H Q
H 6
D Q
H J
Carroll
North
1 D
2 C


2nd
10
A
8
3
4
K
5
Fantoni
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
8
3
A
10
K
A
C 2
Garvey
South
Dbl
2 NT


4th
2
9
2
S 7
C 5
4
D 6
McGann
West
Pass
1 NT


Lead
H A
H 6
C J
C 3
H 10
Helgemo
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
3
9
S 9
C 10
Hanlon
East
1 S
3 C


3rd
7
K
4
Q
J
Helness
South
Pass
AP


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

Pass +1Pass 12-0 (2-0-0)2 NT South made 4 +1803 C East down 4 +200


3. 2012 World Championship QuarterfinalClosedIrelandOpenRussia
Board 45
Both Vul
S 9 2
H J 10 8 4
D K Q 8
C K Q 9 8
Matushko
West

Rdbl
Dbl
Dbl

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

2nd
5
9
H 4
C 8
D Q
K
3
4
A
Khokhlov
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
3
H 2
H 5
C 2
A
J
6
3
Mesbur
South
Dbl
1 S
Pass


4th
2
6
7
8
D 4
9
Q
7
9
McGann
West

1 S
Pass
2 S

Lead
D K
D 2
S 5
D 6
C 2
H 4
D J
H 8
S K
Khiuppenen
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

2nd
A
9
A
Q
6
2
7
6
C 9
Hanlon
East
Pass
Rdbl
Dbl


3rd
4
5
2
S 10
7
K
S 9
3
H 7
Kholomeev
South
Pass
2 D
Pass


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




Pass +3Pass 15-0 (4-0-2)1 NT× North down 1 -2002 S West made 2 -110


4. 2012 World Championship Round of 16ClosedFranceOpenNetherlands
Board 80
N-S Vul
S
H A 10 9 2
D A 10 9 8 6
C Q 8 6 2
Brink
West

Pass
5 S
AP

Lead
D K
H 5
D A
S K
Toffier
North
1 D
4 S
Pass


2nd
5
J
S 2
A
Drijver
East
2 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
A
4
3
Pilon
South
3 S
5 D
Dbl


4th
2
6
7
C 6
Quantin
West

3 H
4 S
AP

Lead
S 3
S 5
D 8
D Q
H Q
H 2
Verhees
North
Pass
Pass
4 NT


2nd
C 2
4
2
7
K
4
Bompis
East
2 D
3 S
Pass


3rd
Q
D 6
K
9
A
8
v.Prooijen
South
Dbl
Pass
5 D


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

Pass +7Pass 22-0 (5-0-2)5 S× East down 2 +3005 D South made 5 +600


5. 2012 World Championship Round of 16OpenDenmarkClosedPoland
Board 50
N-S Vul
S 10
H K 10 9
D Q 10 7 3
C A J 10 8 3
Narkiewicz
West
Pass
Pass
3 H
Pass

Lead
S K
S 3
D Q
D 2
S 4
C 3
D 9
C 2
H A
S 9
Bjarnarson
North
1 D
2 C
Pass
5 D

2nd
A
2
4
3
6
9
6
7
5
5
Buras
East
1 H
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
7
D 7
5
J
D 10
K
H 9
J
2
H 4
Askgaard
South
1 S
2 H
4 D


4th
10
Q
K
A
J
6
H 3
Q
10
C 8
L.Blakset
West
Pass
Pass
2 H


Lead
H 5
H A
H Q
C 10
C 2
C A
S Q
S K
D A
Zmudzinski
North
Pass
1 NT
AP


2nd
2
S 4
S 3
Q
6
H 3
5
A
2
Schaltz
East
1 H
Pass



3rd
10
4
6
K
J
5
2
6
7
Balicki
South
1 S
Pass



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





Pass +3Pass 25-0 (6-0-2)5 D North down 2 -2002 H East made 2 -110


6. 2012 World Championship Round of 16OpenMonacoClosedCanada
Board 33
None Vul
S Q 10 4
H 10 7 4 3
D A K 10 4
C Q 8
L'Ecuyer
West
Pass
AP


Lead
S 5
C 3
H 5
C A
D 9
H 4
H 9
D 6
D A
Helness
North
1 D



2nd
4
7
K
10
J
A
Q
7
Demuy
East
1 H



3rd
9
Q
8
8
K
2
D 5
10
Helgemo
South
3 NT



4th
K
K
3
2
3
S 6
7
S 3
Fantoni
West
Pass
1 S
2 S

Lead
D A
S 4
S 8
H A
H J
D Q
H 5
C 7
D 9
C 10
C 2
Korbel
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
3
5
2
K
K
Q
8
J
Q
5
Nunes
East
1 H
2 C


3rd
6
K
10
8
S 6
S 9
S 7
J
4
K
S J
Miles
South
Pass
Pass


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





Pass +4Pass 29-0 (7-0-2)3 NT South down 2 -1002 S West down 1 +50


7. 2012 World Championship Round of 16OpenIsraelClosedSweden
Board 18
N-S Vul
S 8 7 6 3
H A K J 6
D K 10 3 2
C 2
Upmark
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 5
C 2
S K
C 8
D 2
H 8
D K
D 3
C 10
S 6
H 10
Friedlander
North
1 D
2 H


2nd
A
A
A
4
4
J
5
7
J
2
9
Nystrom
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
Q
7
5
H 6
Q
C 5
9
H 4
H K
Q
S 7
Liran
South
1 H
3 H


4th
3
3
3
6
A
2
6
J
9
4
D 8
Lengy
West
Pass
1 NT
Pass

Lead
H 5
C 2
S 2
S 5
C 8
D 2
S 4
Bertheau
North
Pass
Dbl
4 H

2nd
A
A
9
6
4
5
7
Bareket
East
1 C
3 C
AP

3rd
Q
7
10
K
H 6
Q
J
Cullin
South
Pass
3 H


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





Pass +10Pass 39-0 (8-0-2)3 H South made 4 +1704 H South made 4 +620


8. 2012 World Championship Round of 16ClosedTurkeyOpenItaly
Board 20
Both Vul
S 9 7 4 3
H K 10
D A Q 9 5 4 2
C 7
Madala
West

2 H
3 C
Pass


Lead
H A
C A
D J
S A
S 2
S Q
S K
C K
C 9
Yilmaz
North
1 D
2 S
Pass
3 S


2nd
10
7
2
8
H 2
5
J
3
10
Bocchi
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
3
2
6
3
7
C 5
H 6
6
Q
Gur
South
1 S
Pass
Dbl



4th
5
8
K
6
10
4
9
D 4
D 5
O.Aker
West

1 H
2 H
3 C
Pass

Lead
C 4
H 2
H 3
H 6
C 2
S 9
D K
D 7
D Q
Duboin
North
Pass
2 D
2 S
Pass
3 S

2nd
3
10
5
D 2
8
10
3
J
10
Kokten
East
Pass
Dbl
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
Q
A
S 6
Q
A
4
A
C 10
Sementa
South
Pass
Rdbl
Pass
3 H


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





Pass +3Pass 42-0 (9-0-2)3 S South down 3 -3003 S North down 2 -200


9. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenTaipeiClosedFrance
Board 28
E-W Vul
S A 9
H A 10 9 5
D Q 8 5
C J 9 8 2
Quantin
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 5
C 2
C K
C 5
C 9
D 3
S 10
D A
D J
H 4
Huang
North
1 D
3 C
3 H


2nd
A
3
7
6
S 6
2
K
9
S J
2
Bompis
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
A
8
J
Q
Q
8
5
8
A
S.Yang
South
2 C
3 D
3 NT


4th
3
4
10
H 6
S 2
K
9
4
6
Q
Ck.Liu
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
S 5
C 2
C A
C K
C 5
D 5
D A
D 3
S 10
Toffier
North
Pass
2 C
3 NT


2nd
A
3
6
7
D 2
6
H 2
H 8
K
Chung
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
6
Q
8
9
J
J
8
Q
Pilon
South
1 NT
2 D



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





Pass +1Pass 43-0 (10-0-3)3 NT South made 3 +4003 NT South made 4 +430


10. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenTaipeiClosedFrance
Board 32
N-S Vul
S K 7 5
H K 6
D 10 9 7 4
C K Q 9 5
Quantin
West

2 C
AP

Lead
H K
H 6
S 8
D 7
H 7
S 5
Huang
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
8
Q
J
Q
C 9
Q
Bompis
East
Pass
3 C


3rd
5
A
K
A
D 6
3
S.Yang
South
1 H
Dbl


4th
4
3
2
C 3
2
9
Ck.Liu
West

3 C


Lead
H K
H 6
H 10
S 5
C A
H 9
S Q
Toffier
North
Pass
AP


2nd
8
Q
7
6
5
D 7
8
Chung
East
Pass



3rd
2
A
C 9
10
2
C 8
9
Pilon
South
2 H



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

Open 1D +5Pass 43-5 (10-1-3)3 C× West down 2 +3003 C West down 2 +100


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11. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenPolandClosedBrazil
Board 8
None Vul
S 7 5 3
H K J 8
D K J 7 4 2
C K 3
Villas-Boas
West

Pass


Lead
S Q
H 10
S J
H 4
S 10
C 2
D 3
D 8
Buras
North
1 D
3 D


2nd
A
9
2
K
4
3
6
Campos
East
1 S
AP


3rd
8
8
K
A
D 5
Q
K
Narkiewicz
South
2 S



4th
3
Q
5
3
7
A
A
Zmudzinski
West

2 D
Rdbl

Lead
D 3
H 8
H A
S 6
S 8
D Q
S Q
S J
C K
Branco
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass

2nd
5
Q
10
2
5
6
4
C 4
5
Balicki
East
1 NT
Pass
2 H

3rd
K
3
5
K
9
4
C 2
C 8
6
R.Barbosa
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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



Open 1D +3Pass 43-8 (10-2-4)3 D North down 1 -502 H East made 3 -140


12. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenFranceClosedPoland
Board 16
N-S Vul
S A 10 9 3
H 7
D 9 6 5 4
C A K 9 2
Buras
West

Pass

Lead
C 3
S 3
D Q
S 7
D 5
C 10
S A
S 10
Lorenzini
North
1 D
4 S

2nd
4
Q
K
9
J
7
H 3
H 4
Narkiewicz
East
4 H
AP

3rd
6
K
4
H J
S 6
A
J
H 5
Rombaut
South
Dbl


4th
K
2
2
4
3
8
5
8
Quantin
West

Pass

Lead
C 8
S K
D Q
H 2
S 4
Zmudzinski
North
Pass
4 S

2nd
Q
2
A
7
5
Bompis
East
4 H
AP

3rd
6
3
4
8
9
Balicki
South
Dbl


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

Pass +1Pass 44-8 (12-2-6)4 S North made 5 +6504 S North made 6 +680


13. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenUSAClosedBrazil
Board 13
Both Vul
S A Q J 8
H J 3 2
D 7 6 4 3
C K 5
Branco
West

3 D


Lead
D 10
D K
H 4
C 4
C 5
C 8
S A
Rodwell
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
A
7
3
6
7
H 7
10
R.Barbosa
East
1 H
4 H


3rd
4
S 9
Q
K
A
H J
4
Meckstroth
South
3 C
AP


4th
S 2
5
K
2
10
J
3
Zia
West

2 NT
3 H

Lead
C K
C 5
C 8
S A
S Q
H A
H Q
Campos
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
7
S 3
2
K
K
D 2
Hamman
East
2 D
3 C


3rd
3
A
H 2
4
7
4
Villas-Boas
South
Pass
Dbl


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

Open 1D +8Pass 44-16 (12-3-6)4 H East down 2 +2003 H West made 3 -140


14. 2012 Spingold FinalOpenNickellClosedMonaco
Board 60
E-W Vul
S K 5 4
H 6 5 2
D K 8 4 2
C A J 7
Fantoni
West

1 S
2 S
4 S

Lead
H 6
S 7
H 9
S 10
C 2
S A
C 3
H 2
C 6
D 8
Meckstroth
North
1 D
Dbl
Pass
AP

2nd
3
5
A
4
7
H 4
Q
Q
J
Q
Nunes
East
Dbl
2 H
3 S


3rd
8
3
5
8
K
2
4
K
5
6
Rodwell
South
Rdbl
Pass
Pass


4th
10
J
J
6
8
K
A
S 9
D 3
Levin
West

Pass
AP


Lead
S 10
S A
S 8
H 2
C 4
D 2
D A
Helgemo
North
Pass
2 C



2nd
4
J
C 8
3
A
Q
6
Weinstein
East
1 C
Pass



3rd
Q
2
7
K
3
3
9
Helness
South
1 H
2 H



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





Pass +11Pass 55-16 (13-3-6)4 S West made 4 -6202 H South down 2 -100


15. 2012 Spingold FinalOpenNickellClosedMonaco
Board 42
Both Vul
S J 7 4
H K J 10 9
D 5 2
C A Q 8 6
Multon
West

2 C
3 D
4 D
4 NT
6 D
6 NT

Lead
C 4
C 6
C K
S 10
Rodwell
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
10
H 7
Zimmermann
East
1 NT
2 D
3 NT
4 H
5 S
6 H


3rd
A
J
8
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
5
S 2
2
Weinstein
West

2 C
3 D
4 D
5 D



Lead
S 10
C 3
H J
C 2
D 4
C 10
Helness
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass



2nd
A
A
A
J
2
K
Levin
East
1 NT
2 D
3 NT
4 H
6 D



3rd
4
5
5
D 7
A
D 8
Helgemo
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP



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




Open 1D +17Pass 55-33 (13-4-6)6 NT East down 2 +2006 D East made 6 -1370


16. 2012 Spingold FinalOpenMonacoClosedNickell
Board 45
Both Vul
S 7
H K 6 5 3
D Q J 10 4
C K Q 10 3
Meckstroth
West

2 D
3 NT
AP

Lead
D 6
S 10
D 3
S A
S J
C 7
C 2
D J
D Q
Multon
North
1 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
A
7
2
4
K
A
Q
H 7
H 10
Rodwell
East
1 S
2 NT
Pass


3rd
4
6
10
2
5
K
9
8
Zimmermann
South
Pass
Pass
Dbl


4th
7
Q
K
H 5
C 10
6
4
5
Helgemo
West

2 S
Dbl
AP

Lead
D 2
D 7
D 5
H 2
S 9
C 7
H 3
S 5
H 10
Weinstein
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass


2nd
Q
6
4
4
K
5
7
H 5
8
Helness
East
1 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
A
S 6
K
10
K
J
A
9
Levin
South
Pass
2 NT
3 D


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




Open 1D +11Pass 55-44 (13-5-6)3 NT× East down 1 +2003 D South down 3 -300


17. 2012 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedNickellOpenBrink
Board 55
Both Vul
S Q 10 6 5
H A J 4 2
D Q
C Q 10 9 5
Verhees
West
Pass
2 H
Pass
AP

Lead
H 3
H 2
S A
S 7
D Q
D 8
H J
D 6
H 4
Rodwell
North
1 D
2 S
4 S


2nd
A
6
J
H 10
K
3
Q
4
K
v.Prooijen
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
9
S 3
5
Q
A
S 6
S 4
S 10
S 8
Meckstroth
South
1 S
3 D
6 S


4th
5
7
2
9
5
2
C 4
7
Weinstein
West
Pass
2 NT
AP


Lead
H 3
S 5
S K
Brink
North
Pass
Dbl



2nd
A
2
Levin
East
2 H
Pass



3rd
9
A
Drijver
South
Dbl
4 S



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




Open 1D +13Open 1D 57-55 (6-13-6)6 S South made 6 +14304 S South made 6 +680


18. 2012 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedBrinkOpenNickell
Board 37
N-S Vul
S J 7 4 3
H Q 8 7
D K J 6 5 4
C A
Rodwell
West

2 H
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
C 4
S 3
C 7
S J
S 7
S K
D 2
H Q
H 8
D 7
Brink
North
1 D
Pass
2 S


2nd
A
2
2
8
5
6
H 3
10
C 9
D 8
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
A
A
S 4
8
9
D 5
K
5
J
Drijver
South
2 C
Dbl
4 S


4th
7
5
Q
6
H 2
H 4
10
3
9
10
Verhees
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 6
C 4
S 3
C 7
S J
S 4
S A
D 7
H Q
H 8
D 2
Levin
North
Pass
3 C
3 H


2nd
7
2
2
8
5
6
H 3
10
D 3
D 8
v.Prooijen
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
A
K
S 7
8
9
D 4
J
5
J
Weinstein
South
1 NT
3 D
4 S


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






Pass +1Open 1D 57-56 (6-14-7)4 S North made 5 +6504 S South made 6 +680


19. 2012 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedFleisherOpenMonaco
Board 19
E-W Vul
S 6 5 4
H K J 7 6
D A J 10 7 5 3
C
Multon
West

4 D



Lead
D 4
H 3
H 9
D 5
D 8
H Q
S A
S K
S 7
Kamil
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
2
4
K
C 4
9
C 5
2
8
Zimmermann
East
2 NT
4 H



3rd
10
A
8
K
J
D Q
3
9
Fleisher
South
3 D
AP



4th
H 2
6
5
6
H 10
7
4
5
Rosenberg
West

1 S
4 D
4 S

Lead
D 5
C Q
S 5
H 2
H 9
S 6
H Q
C 10
D 9
H J
D 6
C 9
D Q
Helgemo
North
Pass
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
S 7
3
K
5
K
A
C 2
K
10
8
7
S Q
A
Willenken
East
1 H
Dbl
4 H


3rd
4
A
2
A
3
8
C J
S 10
C 4
C 5
C 7
D J
H 10
Helness
South
Pass
3 D
Pass


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








Open 1D +3Open 1D 60-56 (7-14-7)4 H East down 3 +3004 S West down 2 +200


20. 2012 Spingold Round of 16ClosedLevineOpenDiamond
Board 36
Both Vul
S 6
H 5
D A J 8 6 4 3
C K J 5 4 3
Diamond
West
Pass
1 S
AP

Lead
H 5
S 2
S 4
Ekeblad
North
1 D
2 C


2nd
A
8
D 6
Platnick
East
Pass
4 S


3rd
6
Q
K
Weichsel
South
1 H
Dbl


4th
3
6
7
J.Clerkin
West
Pass
2 NT
4 D

Lead
D K
D 6
H A
H 10
S 8
Hampson
North
Pass
3 D
Pass

2nd
2
H Q
2
K
Q
D.Clerkin
East
2 D
Pass
4 H

3rd
A
9
3
7
6
Greco
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
Q
5
5
C 3
2
S A Q J 5 4
H J 9 8 7 3
D 5 2
C 10
TableS K 10 3 2
H A Q 10
D Q
C Q 9 7 6 2
S 9 8 7
H K 6 4 2
D K 10 9 7
C A 8
Pass +5Pass 61-60 (15-7-7)4 S× West made 4 -7904 H East made 4 -620


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21. 2012 Spingold Round of 16OpenRosenthal npcClosedFleisher
Board 7
Both Vul
S K J 9
H K 10
D J 10 5 3 2
C K 7 6
Zia
West
Pass
4 D
AP

Lead
D 9
H A
C 3
D K
D Q
D 4
C 8
D 8
Fredin
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
A
10
K
7
C 4
C 5
7
S 2
Martel
East
1 H
4 H


3rd
5
6
H 5
S 5
S 6
H 2
H 7
H 4
Silverstein
South
Dbl
Dbl


4th
6
J
2
2
3
10
9
J
Upmark
West
Pass
2 NT
4 H

Lead
C A
H 5
D A
C 8
D K
D Q
Willenken
North
Pass
3 NT
AP

2nd
3
J
2
7
9
C 2
Nystrom
East
1 H
4 D


3rd
6
A
4
H 6
S 5
Rosenberg
South
2 H
Pass


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


Pass +5Pass 66-60 (16-7-7)4 H× East made 4 -7904 H East made 4 -620


22. 2012 USBC FinalOpenNickellClosedDiamond
Board 109
Both Vul
S 9 3
H A Q 8 5
D A J 7 5
C 10 9 4
Hampson
West

Pass



Lead
H 3
C 9
H 10
C 10
C 6
H 9
D Q
D 5
Rodwell
North
1 D
1 NT



2nd
2
2
Q
J
K
5
A
K
Greco
East
Pass
AP



3rd
K
5
6
A
4
7
2
10
Meckstroth
South
1 S




4th
A
Q
4
3
S 4
S 2
4
3
Zia
West

1 D
Pass
Pass

Lead
D 10
C 10
S J
S 4
D 3
H 3
C 9
H 9
C 4
C 8
Moss
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Dbl

2nd
Q
J
2
6
5
2
2
A
H 7
Hamman
East
Pass
1 H
1 NT
AP

3rd
A
5
7
K
8
10
6
6
A
Gitelman
South
Pass
Dbl
Pass


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





Pass +3Pass 69-60 (17-7-7)1 NT North made 1 +901 NT× East down 1 +200


23. 2012 USBC FinalOpenDiamondClosedNickell
Board 110
None Vul
S 10 7 6 3
H Q 9
D A 10 7
C K J 10 7
Rodwell
West

Pass
2 S
Pass

Lead
C 5
S 10
C 6
H Q
C 9
D J
S A
S 2
D 8
D A
Greco
North
1 D
Pass
Pass
3 C

2nd
2
K
4
A
A
4
H 4
C 8
3
Meckstroth
East
1 H
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
Q
4
3
3
D 5
7
8
5
10
Hampson
South
1 NT
Pass
2 NT


4th
K
Q
7
5
10
K
3
6
6
Moss
West

2 H



Lead
D 9
D 6
S 3
D 5
S K
H A
H 2
C 3
C 7
H K
H 6
Hamman
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
2
8
2
A
C 4
3
4
J
6
D 4
D Q
Gitelman
East
1 NT
2 S



3rd
7
3
4
S A
8
5
S Q
5
A
C K
C 10
Zia
South
Pass
AP



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






Open 1D +6Pass 69-66 (17-8-7)3 C North made 3 +1102 S East made 2 -110


24. 2012 USBC FinalOpenDiamondClosedNickell
Board 102
N-S Vul
S 9
H 10 8 3 2
D A Q 6 5
C A 5 4 2
Rodwell
West

Dbl
2 H

Lead
C Q
C J
D 8
D 6
H A
H 7
D 9
D K
S 2
S 4
Platnick
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
3
9
10
7
4
Q
5
S 6
A
K
Meckstroth
East
1 H
2 D


3rd
5
2
A
3
5
K
J
S 5
7
H 8
Diamond
South
1 S
Dbl


4th
6
7
2
4
2
3
S 3
Q
9
10
Hampson
West

Pass


Lead
C Q
C 10
C J
S 10
D 3
D 6
S 2
D Q
D 5
H 5
Hamman
North
Pass
1 NT


2nd
3
9
K
A
10
K
6
7
J
3
Greco
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
5
4
A
5
A
8
J
C 8
H Q
9
Zia
South
1 S
AP


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




Pass +4Pass 73-66 (18-8-7)2 H East made 2 -1102 H East down 1 +50


25. 2012 USBC FinalOpenDiamondClosedNickell
Board 88
None Vul
S A Q 4
H Q 9 5 4
D J 8 2
C J 10 6
Nickell
West

Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
H 3
C 2
S 3
C 6
S 7
C 10
H A
S 2
S K
D 2
Hampson
North
1 D
2 H
Pass


2nd
4
5
5
A
9
8
6
J
H Q
Katz
East
Pass
Pass
2 NT


3rd
2
J
8
4
10
H J
5
4
D 3
Greco
South
1 H
Pass
3 H


4th
K
K
Q
7
A
9
8
6
D 6
Platnick
West

Dbl
AP


Lead
H 6
C 2
D K
S 7
Rodwell
North
Pass
3 D



2nd
4
7
6
Diamond
East
1 D
Pass



3rd
2
10
5
Meckstroth
South
1 H
3 H



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





Open 1D +2Pass 73-68 (18-9-7)3 H South down 1 -503 H South down 2 -100


26. 2012 USBC FinalClosedNickellOpenDiamond
Board 70
N-S Vul
S J
H K J 6 5
D A Q 8 7 2
C 9 7 3
Moss
West

AP



Lead
S K
D K
Meckstroth
North
1 D




2nd
J
3
Gitelman
East
3 S




3rd
7
2
Rodwell
South
3 NT




4th
A
Hamman
West

Pass
4 S
AP

Lead
C 2
S 7
S 8
H A
H 10
C 3
Greco
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass


2nd
4
3
H 5
7
Q
5
Zia
East
2 S
3 C
Pass


3rd
9
K
2
6
K
Hampson
South
Pass
4 H
Dbl


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

Open 1D +7Open 1D 75-73 (10-18-7)3 NT South made 3 +6004 S× East down 2 +300


27. 2012 USBC FinalOpenNickellClosedDiamond
Board 18
N-S Vul
S Q 9 6 2
H Q 8
D A Q 5
C J 10 9 3
Platnick
West
Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
H J
H 9
H 3
S 6
H 6
C 3
D 2
C J
Meckstroth
North
1 D
2 S


2nd
Q
10
C 6
4
C 2
8
A
Q
Diamond
East
1 H
Dbl


3rd
K
7
S 2
10
S 9
K
3
Rodwell
South
1 S
4 S


4th
4
8
2
3
5
A
7
Nickell
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
H J
S 4
C 3
H 7
C Q
Moss
North
Pass
4 S


2nd
Q
7
8
8
Katz
East
1 H
AP


3rd
K
8
K
A
Gitelman
South
2 S



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


Open 1D +1Open 1D 76-73 (11-18-7)4 S South made 5 +6504 S South made 4 +620


28. 2012 USBC SemifinalClosedNickellOpenMilner
Board 118
N-S Vul
S 9
H 7 5 2
D A K 6 5
C K 10 9 8 2
J.Lall
West

4 H

Lead
S 3
H A
H 4
H 10
C 3
D 4
D A
C K
D 5
Meckstroth
North
1 D
AP

2nd
5
9
J
7
10
3
2
4
10
Bathurst
East
1 H


3rd
9
3
Q
8
Q
K
8
7
Q
Rodwell
South
1 S


4th
J
2
5
S 6
A
9
7
5
J
Zia
West

Pass

Lead
D 10
C 10
C 8
C A
D Q
D 8
C K
G.Wolpert
North
Pass
1 NT

2nd
4
4
6
S 7
7
J
Hamman
East
Pass
AP

3rd
3
7
J
2
5
A
Kranyak
South
1 S


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


Pass +2Open 1D 76-75 (11-19-8)4 H East down 2 +1001 NT North made 3 +150


29. 2012 USBC SemifinalClosedMilnerOpenNickell
Board 120
None Vul
S Q 4 3
H 10 6
D K J 7 6
C K Q 6 5
Rodwell
West
Pass


Lead
C 7
H 4
S 5
D 8
J.Lall
North
1 D


2nd
8
2
4
Meckstroth
East
4 H


3rd
Q
Q
K
Bathurst
South
AP


4th
A
6
A
Kranyak
West
Pass
3 NT

Lead
D 9
Zia
North
Pass
AP

2nd
G.Wolpert
East
2 NT


3rd
Hamman
South
Pass


4th
S J 10 8 6 5
H Q 9
D A 5 3
C 10 8 4
TableS K 7
H A K J 8 7 4 3
D 10 2
C A 2
S A 9 2
H 5 2
D Q 9 8 4
C J 9 7 3
Open 1D +10Open 1D 86-75 (12-19-8)4 H East down 1 +503 NT East made 3 -400


30. 2012 USBC SemifinalClosedLeeOpenDiamond
Board 72
None Vul
S A 8
H 10 5 4 3
D K 7 6 5 2
C K 9
Hampson
West
Pass
2 H
Pass
AP

Lead
C 6
H 3
H 7
C A
C 8
H 5
S 4
Demirev
North
1 D
Pass
2 S


2nd
K
8
S 2
4
7
J
6
Greco
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
6
9
9
S 8
S 3
A
Lee
South
1 S
Dbl
3 S


4th
3
2
4
5
J
A
5
H.Weinstein
West
Pass
2 H
Pass


Lead
S 7
C K
C 9
C A
C 8
H K
H 7
Gitelman
North
Pass
2 S
4 S


2nd
A
2
5
7
10
6
Garner
East
1 H
Pass
AP


3rd
5
3
Q
D 2
S 8
2
Moss
South
1 S
3 S



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


Open 1D +6Open 1D 92-75 (13-20-10)3 S South made 4 +1704 S South down 1 -50


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31. 2012 USBC SemifinalOpenMilnerClosedNickell
Board 50
E-W Vul
S K 10 2
H Q 9 4
D A J 10 9
C J 10 9
Rodwell
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 5
D J
C 10
C 2
D K
S 4
J.Lall
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
3
2
A
K
C 5
5
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
4
Q
6
9
10
Bathurst
South
1 H
3 NT


4th
10
C 8
7
9
7
Q
G.Wolpert
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 8
H 4
C 8
C 2
D 3
C 3
H Q
D K
D 4
D A
Hamman
North
Pass
2 D


2nd
9
6
9
K
6
S 4
D 2
C 4
S 5
8
Kranyak
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
7
A
7
9
5
A
10
J
S J
Zia
South
1 D
3 NT


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




Open 1D +1Open 1D 93-75 (14-20-10)3 NT North made 4 +4303 NT South made 3 +400


32. 2012 USBC SemifinalOpenNickellClosedMilner
Board 58
Both Vul
S A Q 7 2
H Q 5 4
D Q J 5 4
C 9 4
J.Lall
West
Pass
6 C
AP

Lead
S 8
S 2
S K
Meckstroth
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
3
10
5
Bathurst
East
2 C
Pass


3rd
A
J
7
Rodwell
South
2 D
Dbl


4th
9
4
C A
Hamman
West
Pass
Dbl
5 C

Lead
S 8
S 2
Kranyak
North
Pass
Rdbl
Dbl

2nd
3
10
Zia
East
1 NT
3 C
AP

3rd
A
J
G.Wolpert
South
2 H
3 H


4th
9
4
S 6 5 4 3
H
D A K 9
C 10 8 7 6 5 3
TableS 10 9
H J 10 8 6
D 3 2
C A K Q J 2
S K J 8
H A K 9 7 3 2
D 10 8 7 6
C
Open 1D +14Open 1D 107-75 (15-20-10)6 C× East down 1 +2005 C× East made 5 -750


33. 2012 USBC SemifinalOpenDiamondClosedLee
Board 27
None Vul
S 5
H A 5
D J 5 4 3 2
C K Q 10 5 2
Garner
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 8
C 9
C 3
S Q
C 7
C Q
C 5
D 3
H Q
Platnick
North
1 D
2 C


2nd
5
6
8
A
J
H 9
S 6
10
4
H.Weinstein
East
1 S
3 S


3rd
7
2
10
3
K
H 2
H 3
A
5
Diamond
South
Dbl
3 NT


4th
K
4
A
D 2
S J
D 7
D 6
9
K
Gitelman
West

Pass


Lead
H Q
D 2
H 8
S Q
H J
S 4
H 3
Demirev
North
Pass
2 S


2nd
4
10
6
K
7
A
D 7
Moss
East
1 S
3 S


3rd
A
A
5
3
C 2
8
D 3
Lee
South
2 H
AP


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



Pass +3Open 1D 107-78 (15-21-10)3 NT South down 1 -503 S East down 1 +50


34. 2012 USBC QuarterfinalClosedMilnerOpenMahaffey
Board 94
None Vul
S A 6 3 2
H K Q 10
D 7 4
C Q 10 9 8
Jacobus
West
Pass
2 S
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 4
S 2
Bathurst
North
1 D
3 C
3 H
6 C

2nd
A
5
Passell
East
1 S
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
C A
J.Lall
South
2 C
3 D
5 NT


4th
10
8
G.Wolpert
West
Pass
3 C
Dbl
AP

Lead
C 3
D 4
D 2
Mahaffey
North
Pass
Dbl
3 NT


2nd
9
6
8
Kranyak
East
2 S
3 D
Pass


3rd
5
A
7
Seamon
South
Dbl
3 S
5 C


4th
2
5
J
S K 8 4
H 7 5
D K Q 9 8 5
C 6 4 3
TableS Q J 9 7 5
H J 9 8 4 3
D J 6
C 5
S 10
H A 6 2
D A 10 3 2
C A K J 7 2
Open 1D +11Open 1D 118-78 (16-21-10)6 C South made 6 +9205 C South made 6 +420


35. 2012 USBC QuarterfinalClosedJacobsOpenDiamond
Board 77
Both Vul
S A 6
H 5
D 9 7 5 4 3
C A Q 10 8 4
Diamond
West

1 S
AP

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


2nd
2
7
6
A
Q
9
10
K
Platnick
East
1 H
2 H


3rd
9
3
J
7
A
Q
C 6
A
Wold
South
Pass
3 C


4th
5
C 4
K
2
2
2
8
3
Schermer
West

1 S
3 S

Lead
D 3
D J
S 3
D 5
C 7
C Q
H 5
Gitelman
North
Pass
Dbl
4 C

2nd
6
K
A
Q
K
2
A
Chambers
East
1 H
2 H
4 S

3rd
A
4
7
S 2
A
6
2
Moss
South
Pass
3 C
AP

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


Pass +2Open 1D 118-80 (16-22-10)3 C North made 5 +1504 S West down 2 +200


36. 2012 USBC QuarterfinalClosedDiamondOpenJacobs
Board 66
E-W Vul
S A Q J 2
H 10 6 3
D A 6 4
C 8 7 2
Schermer
West

AP

Lead
H 5
C J
C 6
S 6
S 2
S 9
S A
D A
H 6
Greco
North
1 D


2nd
3
Q
7
3
4
7
H 9
2
K
Chambers
East
1 H


3rd
Q
K
9
Q
K
J
D 7
10
4
Hampson
South
1 NT


4th
7
2
A
5
8
D 5
10
3
2
Gitelman
West

1 S

Lead
D 10
S 2
S 9
S A
S Q
H 10
C 10
D 8
D 2
D Q
H 5
H Q
H 9
Jacobs
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
5
7
C 3
C 9
A
5
4
H 7
H 6
3
C Q
C A
Moss
East
1 C
1 NT

3rd
A
K
J
6
D 9
4
K
K
J
C J
K
C 6
C 4
Beatty
South
Pass
AP

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






Open 1D +2Open 1D 120-80 (17-22-10)1 NT South down 1 -501 NT East made 2 -120


37. 2012 USBC QuarterfinalClosedDiamondOpenJacobs
Board 44
E-W Vul
S K 9 5 2
H A
D 9 7 5 4 2
C K J 10
Wold
West

2 C
5 C

Lead
H A
C 4
D A
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
3
10
3
Bates
East
1 H
3 C


3rd
2
A
8
Greco
South
Pass
Pass


4th
C 3
H 6
2
Platnick
West

2 C
3 C

Lead
S 7
C 3
D A
S J
S 2
S 6
D 4
D Q
D K
C Q
D 9
C J
H A
Schermer
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
10
3
3
10
C 5
H 4
5
7
K
H 5
H 10
Q
Diamond
East
1 H
2 H
3 NT

3rd
5
A
8
4
Q
9
6
C 2
H 8
8
H 9
H J
K
Chambers
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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







Pass +14Open 1D 120-94 (17-23-10)5 C West made 5 -6003 NT East down 3 +300


38. 2012 USBC QuarterfinalOpenMilnerClosedMahaffey
Board 12
E-W Vul
S A Q 6
H 8 7 5 4
D Q 10 5 3
C K 6
Pszczola
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 7
H 4
C 4
D 7
H 5
H A
D K
D J
C 9
D Q
H 9
S J
Kranyak
North
1 D
2 H
3 H
4 C


2nd
K
2
6
6
3
S 2
4
8
S 4
S 5
S 3
8
Lev
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
J
J
10
10
7
3
5
H 8
A
S 6
Q
G.Wolpert
South
1 H
2 NT
3 S
6 H


4th
2
K
A
2
6
Q
S 10
C 3
5
9
S 7
9
H.Lall
West

Pass
AP



Lead
D 2
C 2
H 5
D 9
S 10
H 4
Mahaffey
North
Pass
1 H




2nd
A
7
2
10
J
Q
Milner
East
Pass
Pass




3rd
8
K
9
H 3
K
A
Seamon
South
1 D
4 H




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








Open 1D +11Open 1D 131-94 (18-23-12)6 H South made 6 +9804 H North made 5 +450


39. 2012 USBC Round of 16ClosedMilnerOpenWolfson
Board 59
None Vul
S Q 10 6 2
H 8 3
D A J 10 7 5 4
C Q
Rosenberg
West

Pass





Lead
D K
H A
H K
C A
Bathurst
North
1 D
Pass





2nd
3
10
D 6
Willenken
East
4 H






3rd
5
2
J
J.Lall
South
Pass






4th
H 4
3
8
G.Wolpert
West

2 D
Pass
5 H
6 D
7 C

Lead
D Q
H A
H 5
S 5
S 3
S 9
C A
Compton
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
10
D 2
2
7
10
3
Kranyak
East
2 C
2 H
4 H
6 C
6 H
7 H

3rd
A
2
J
K
A
H 7
2
Bramley
South
Pass
4 D
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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




Open 1D +14Open 1D 145-94 (19-23-13)4 H East made 7 -5107 H East made 7 -1510


40. 2012 USBC Round of 16OpenFleisherClosedWeinstein
Board 44
N-S Vul
S 10 5
H 10 7
D A K 10 9
C K Q 10 8 4
Baseggio
West
Pass
1 H
2 H

Lead
C K
H 4
H 2
H 5
S A
S K
S Q
S 8
D 4
C Q
Levin
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
A
3
10
6
2
6
9
J
K
2
Stark
East
Dbl
2 D


3rd
5
K
J
D 10
3
4
7
H 8
7
J
Weinstein
South
Pass
Pass


4th
7
7
Q
A
5
10
C 4
C 8
2
3
Stansby
West
Pass



Lead
S 2
D.Yang
North
Pass



2nd
Martel
East
1 NT



3rd
J.Weinstein
South
AP



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




Open 1D +4Open 1D 149-94 (20-23-13)2 H West down 1 +501 NT East made 1 -90


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41. 2012 USBC Round of 16OpenMilnerClosedWolfson
Board 26
Both Vul
S A 6 5
H Q 9
D Q 7
C Q 10 9 6 4 2
Wolfson
West

2 H

Lead
C 7
S J
H 6
S Q
C 10
D A
H 4
J.Lall
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
J
K
7
8
K
4
J
Cohen
East
1 NT
2 S

3rd
Q
2
Q
3
S 9
7
9
Bathurst
South
Pass
AP

4th
A
6
A
A
3
2
5
Milner
West

2 H

Lead
C 7
S Q
C 9
S K
H 6
H K
H 10
C 10
C 6
Compton
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
J
8
K
3
J
3
4
8
D 3
H.Lall
East
1 NT
2 S

3rd
Q
2
S 9
5
Q
2
7
D 5
Bramley
South
Pass
AP

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


Pass +8Open 1D 149-102 (20-24-13)2 S East made 3 -1402 S East down 2 +200


42. 2012 Vanderbilt FinalOpenDiamondClosedAmoils
Board 13
Both Vul
S 10 4
H A J 5 4
D A 5
C J 10 9 8 5
Amoils
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C A
C K
S 6
S 4
Hampson
North
1 D
1 NT
2 D


2nd
Q
4
2
7
D.Wolpert
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
2
8
J
Greco
South
1 S
2 C
3 NT


4th
5
J
10
3
Gitelman
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 3
C 5
H K
H 9
S 10
S 4
Grue
North
Pass
1 NT



2nd
10
6
6
2
6
7
Moss
East
1 C
Pass



3rd
Q
Q
4
A
2
Cheek
South
1 S
3 NT



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

Open 1D +1Open 1D 150-102 (21-24-13)3 NT North made 5 +6603 NT North made 4 +630


43. 2012 Vanderbilt SemifinalOpenDiamondClosedBertheau
Board 57
E-W Vul
S K Q
H K 7 2
D 10 9 5 3
C Q 10 7 2
Nystrom
West

Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
C K
S A
S 2
H 2
H Q
D A
H 4
D 10
Hampson
North
1 D
Rdbl
5 C


2nd
2
Q
K
8
5
2
10
8
Upmark
East
Pass
1 S
Pass


3rd
4
3
4
A
7
3
K
7
Greco
South
1 H
4 S
5 H


4th
9
6
D 6
3
S 7
4
C 5
Q
Gitelman
West

Dbl
Pass


Lead
C A
S A
S 2
H 2
H J
H 4
D 3
H A
Bertheau
North
Pass
Rdbl
4 H


2nd
2
Q
K
8
5
10
4
Moss
East
Pass
2 S
AP


3rd
8
7
3
Q
7
K
A
Cullin
South
1 H
3 S



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



Pass +11Open 1D 150-113 (21-25-13)5 H South down 1 -504 H South made 5 +450


44. 2012 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalOpenAmoilsClosedConsus Red
Board 11
None Vul
S A 8 7 3
H 10 8
D A Q 9 4
C 10 8 5
Cieslak
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 4
C 5
S J
S K
D K
S 8
C 10
Cheek
North
1 D
2 H
2 NT
3 D


2nd
6
A
9
10
10
2
3
Frukacz
East
1 S
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
4
D 2
C 9
7
H 4
K
Grue
South
2 C
2 S
3 C
3 NT


4th
A
2
3
7
A
D 6
J
D.Wolpert
West

Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
S 2
D A
D 4
H A
H K
H Q
S 10
S K
C 6
H 4
C A
Zak
North
Pass
1 S
2 H



2nd
6
5
K
7
J
2
D 6
C 4
K
C 9
7
Amoils
East
Pass
Pass
Pass



3rd
Q
10
S 9
8
10
C 5
3
D 8
2
D 9
J
Zaremba
South
1 H
2 C
2 S



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







Open 1D +7Open 1D 157-113 (22-25-13)3 NT North made 4 +4302 S North made 3 +140


45. 2012 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalOpenAmoilsClosedConsus Red
Board 16
E-W Vul
S A 6 4 2
H K 2
D K 10 8 7 5
C 10 9
Frukacz
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 3
H K
D 4
H J
D Q
S Q
Grue
North
1 D
1 S


2nd
6
A
A
Q
7
A
Cieslak
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
3
2
2
S 7
8
Cheek
South
1 H
2 D


4th
K
5
5
4
9
3
Amoils
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 9
S Q
S 10
D 5
D 9
H 5
S 8
S 7
H 4
Zaremba
North
Pass
1 S
2 NT

2nd
3
4
C 6
3
J
K
C 8
H 9
10
D.Wolpert
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
K
5
A
7
A
D Q
C 2
Q
Zak
South
1 H
2 C


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



Open 1D +5Open 1D 162-113 (23-25-13)2 D North made 3 +1102 NT North down 2 -100


46. 2012 Vanderbilt Round of 16ClosedCayneOpenAmoils
Board 64
N-S Vul
S Q 10 7 6
H 8
D A K 10 8 5 3
C 5 3
Cheek
West

5 C
Pass
AP

Lead
D J
D A
D 3
S A
Versace
North
1 D
5 S
Pass


2nd
2
7
Q
C 4
Grue
East
2 C
Pass
7 C


3rd
K
S 3
C 9
6
Lauria
South
4 C
6 S
Dbl


4th
6
4
9
2
Duboin
West

2 D
5 C
AP

Lead
C 6
H 10
S A
D J
D 3
Delmonte
North
Pass
4 D
5 D


2nd
3
A
H 4
2
7
Sementa
East
1 C
Pass
6 C


3rd
A
2
6
A
S 3
T.Bessis
South
1 S
4 H
6 S


4th
9
8
2
6
4
S
H K Q 9 6 4 2
D 9 4 2
C Q 10 6 4
TableS J 9 2
H 10
D Q 7 6
C A K J 8 7 2
S A K 8 5 4 3
H A J 7 5 3
D J
C 9
Pass +12Open 1D 162-125 (23-26-14)7 C× East down 4 +8006 S South made 6 +1430


47. 2012 Vanderbilt Round of 32OpenVentinClosedNickell
Board 64
N-S Vul
S J 10 7 3
H A K
D Q J 8 5 3
C 6 3
Meckstroth
West

4 H
AP

Lead
H K
H A
S J
D 6
H 7
Wrang
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
3
5
A
A
J
Rodwell
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
6
10
5
4
S 3
Ventin
South
1 S
Dbl


4th
4
2
C 4
3
9
Bianchedi
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
S K
D 6
H 2
D J
H 3
S 10
C 5
C 8
Zia
North
Pass
2 NT
3 H

2nd
D 4
2
K
C 7
7
2
3
Q
Muzzio
East
Pass
3 C
4 C

3rd
7
K
5
9
Q
5
A
K
Hamman
South
1 S
Pass
AP

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


Open 1D +6Open 1D 168-125 (24-26-14)4 H× West down 1 +1004 C East made 5 -150


48. 2011 Bermuda Bowl FinalOpenUSA2ClosedNetherlands
Board 34
E-W Vul
S Q 8 3
H J
D Q J 10 8 6
C K J 4 3
v.Prooijen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
D 3
C 8
D 6
C Q
D J
D 10
Hurd
North
1 D
3 C
4 H
5 C


2nd
J
Q
10
4
H 2
5
K
Verhees
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
A
J
C 7
K
S 2
C 2
Wooldridge
South
2 C
4 C
4 S
6 C


4th
4
C 6
5
2
9
9
H 6
Grue
West

2 D
AP



Lead
D 2
H 4
H 3
D J
D 6
C 6
D 8
S 3
H K
Drijver
North
Pass
Dbl




2nd
Q
2
5
5
7
10
4
6
A
J.Lall
East
1 NT
Pass




3rd
K
J
6
S 2
C 7
J
S 7
A
C 4
Brink
South
Pass
4 C




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





Open 1D +13Open 1D 181-125 (25-26-14)6 C South made 6 +9204 C South made 5 +150


49. 2011 Bermuda Bowl FinalClosedUSA2OpenNetherlands
Board 47
N-S Vul
S 10 9 8 6
H A K 5 2
D A 9
C 10 4 3
Drijver
West

3 C
Pass

Lead
H K
H A
D A
S 10
J.Lall
North
1 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
7
2
3
Brink
East
1 NT
Pass
4 C

3rd
J
10
3
A
Grue
South
2 C
3 D
AP

4th
8
6
6
J
Hurd
West

2 C
Pass

Lead
H 10
H A
D A
D 9
C A
S 3
Verhees
North
Pass
3 C
Dbl

2nd
Q
7
2
C 9
D 10
A
Wooldridge
East
1 C
5 C
AP

3rd
K
4
3
4
5
J
v.Prooijen
South
1 NT
Pass


4th
3
6
6
7
3
6
S J
H Q 9 8 6
D Q J 7 6
C Q 8 7 5
TableS K Q 4 3
H 7 3
D 2
C A K J 9 6 2
S A 7 5 2
H J 10 4
D K 10 8 5 4 3
C
Pass +6Open 1D 181-131 (25-27-14)4 C West down 1 +505 C× East down 2 +300


50. 2011 Bermuda Bowl FinalOpenUSA2ClosedNetherlands
Board 19
E-W Vul
S J 8 6
H Q 6 4
D K 8 7 2
C A Q 10
v.Prooijen
West

2 H
3 H

Lead
D 7
C 8
D 2
C 5
C 10
D 8
H 5
J.Lall
North
1 D
3 D
Pass

2nd
4
J
5
K
7
S 2
4
Verhees
East
1 S
Dbl
4 H

3rd
Q
Q
A
A
6
3
K
Grue
South
2 D
Pass
AP

4th
6
3
10
4
2
H 2
Hurd
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
S Q
S 4
S K
H J
H K
D A
D Q
C 5
Muller
North
Pass
2 S


2nd
6
8
H 7
4
D 3
10
H 5
2
Wooldridge
East
1 S
Dbl


3rd
10
A
D 6
A
2
2
7
10
de Wijs
South
2 D
3 D


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


Open 1D +5Open 1D 186-131 (26-27-14)4 H West down 3 +3003 D South made 3 +110


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51. 2011 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedUSA2OpenUSA1
Board 91
None Vul
S Q 10
H A 10 8 2
D K Q 7 6 4
C 7 5
Levin
West

2 H
3 NT


Lead
C 7
C 6
D J
H J
D K
D Q
Wooldridge
North
1 D
Pass
AP


2nd
3
5
A
A
3
Weinstein
East
1 S
3 C



3rd
10
K
4
5
9
Hurd
South
Pass
Pass



4th
Q
A
2
3
5
J.Lall
West

1 NT
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H K
H J
D 4
H Q
S 3
S K
S A
S 5
Kamil
North
Pass
Dbl
4 H
AP

2nd
2
A
2
8
10
7
8
Grue
East
1 S
2 C
Pass


3rd
5
S 4
J
C 9
J
6
9
Fleisher
South
Pass
3 H
Pass


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



Open 1D +3Open 1D 189-131 (27-27-15)3 NT West made 3 -4004 H× South down 3 -500


52. 2011 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalOpenUSA2ClosedUSA1
Board 63
N-S Vul
S J 9 4 2
H 9 8 2
D A 6 3
C A Q 3
Levin
West

2 C
Pass
Pass

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

2nd
2
3
3
6
H 7
4
10
A
D 4
Weinstein
East
Dbl
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
K
2
4
9
Q
C 10
5
J
Grue
South
Pass
Dbl
3 C


4th
A
4
7
5
8
8
H 10
D 2
3
Hurd
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H J
S A
S K
S Q
C 2
H 8
H 5
S 10
D 3
D 8
Stansby
North
Pass
2 C
2 NT
3 NT

2nd
K
6
3
H 4
4
3
D 7
H 6
Q
J
Wooldridge
East
1 C
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
2
4
9
A
Q
9
D 2
4
10
Martel
South
Dbl
2 H
3 C


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





Open 1D +1Open 1D 190-131 (28-27-15)3 NT North made 4 +6303 NT North made 3 +600


53. 2011 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedItalyOpenNetherlands
Board 37
N-S Vul
S 5 3 2
H A Q 9 8
D Q J 10 9 8
C Q
de Wijs
West

AP



Lead
S 7
S 6
C A
S A
S 9
S 8
H 7
D Q
Sementa
North
1 D




2nd
2
J
Q
5
D 8
H 8
Q
2
Muller
East
Pass




3rd
K
Q
4
4
C 3
H 6
4
Duboin
South
2 NT




4th
10
3
2
C 5
C 6
C 9
3
Versace
West

1 S
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 4
S Q
S 7
C 2
C 10
D A
D 6
v.Prooijen
North
Pass
Pass
Dbl
3 D

2nd
10
3
5
A
H 8
4
5
Lauria
East
Pass
2 S
Pass
AP

3rd
A
6
K
Q
4
8
9
Verhees
South
Pass
Pass
3 C


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



Pass +5Open 1D 190-136 (28-28-15)2 NT South down 1 -1003 D North made 3 +110


54. 2011 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalOpenUSA2ClosedUSA1
Board 32
E-W Vul
S K 10
H A 10 4 2
D A 8 6 2
C 8 3 2
Stansby
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 4
C 3
S 2
C 8
C A
C 7
C 6
S A
D 5
H A
Hurd
North
1 D
1 NT


2nd
6
5
K
9
H 6
D 7
H 7
D 3
J
9
Martel
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
10
3
Q
2
H 2
D 2
D 6
A
3
Wooldridge
South
1 S
3 NT


4th
10
J
7
4
K
S 5
H 5
J
4
8
Zagorin
West
Pass
1 H


Lead
S 4
C 3
D 3
D Q
C 2
S 7
C 8
C 7
C 6
S A
Levin
North
Pass
1 NT


2nd
6
5
2
9
9
2
K
H 6
H 8
D J
Bathurst
East
Pass
AP


3rd
8
10
10
7
Q
K
A
H 2
H 4
Weinstein
South
1 C



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




Open 1D +6Open 1D 196-136 (29-28-15)3 NT North made 3 +4001 NT North made 3 +150


55. 2011 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedNetherlandsOpenItaly
Board 12
N-S Vul
S 10 7 6
H K
D A Q J 7 4
C J 10 9 5
Versace
West
Pass
2 H
AP

Lead
H 6
C Q
D K
D 8
D Q
H 3
C K
S 2
Drijver
North
1 D
Dbl


2nd
10
A
5
10
H 9
4
9
6
Lauria
East
1 H
4 H


3rd
K
3
7
J
C 6
Q
S 5
Q
Brink
South
Dbl
Dbl


4th
A
5
3
2
6
D 4
2
K
de Wijs
West
Pass
2 H
3 H

Lead
D K
D 8
D J
C Q
C 8
S 2
C 6
S A
S J
H Q
Bocchi
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
5
6
H 7
A
K
7
7
3
4
K
Muller
East
1 H
2 S


3rd
4
A
C 2
3
5
Q
9
9
H 10
A
Madala
South
Pass
Pass


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




Open 1D +6Open 1D 202-136 (30-28-15)4 H× East down 1 +1003 H East made 3 -140


56. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalOpenItalyClosedChina
Board 84
Both Vul
S A 10 6
H
D K 10 9 6 4
C K 6 5 4 3
Hou
West

4 H
Pass
Dbl


Lead
H A
C 3
C A
H Q
D 4
D 7
D 6
H 8
D 10
Duboin
North
1 D
Pass
4 S
AP


2nd
4
8
S 5
S 10
8
J
C 10
2
C J
M.Shi
East
1 H
Pass
Pass



3rd
5
Q
4
6
A
K
S 2
S A
S 3
Sementa
South
Dbl
Dbl
Pass



4th
S 6
9
7
7
3
2
5
3
Q
Madala
West

Dbl
2 H
Pass
Pass

Lead
H Q
D 4
H 4
D K
D 6
H 8
D 9
H 10
C K
D 10
H A
Lian
North
Pass
Rdbl
3 H
4 H
Pass

2nd
C 3
2
2
8
C 7
5
C 8
J
10
C J
S 3
Bocchi
East
Pass
2 C
Dbl
Pass
Dbl

3rd
3
A
C 4
7
C Q
C 5
C A
C 6
2
S 2
S 7
H.Shi
South
1 C
Pass
Pass
5 C
AP

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







Pass +7Open 1D 202-143 (30-29-16)4 S× North down 2 -5005 C× South down 1 -200


57. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalClosedUSA2OpenSweden
Board 67
E-W Vul
S K 8 3 2
H A 8 5
D Q J 9 3
C 6 2
Fallenius
West

Pass
3 C

Lead
D Q
C 3
C 10
C Q
J.Lall
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
4
2
8
Fredin
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
8
A
K
Grue
South
1 NT
Pass


4th
A
5
6
Hurd
West

2 C
3 D

Lead
H 2
S 2
H Q
S A
Upmark
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
7
10
10
4
Wooldridge
East
1 D
2 NT
3 NT

3rd
A
Q
8
D 2
Nystrom
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
4
5
K
3
S 5
H 10 7
D A K 5 2
C K Q J 9 4 3
TableS A J 10 6
H K 9 6 4
D 10 6 4
C A 10
S Q 9 7 4
H Q J 3 2
D 8 7
C 8 7 5
Open 1D +10Open 1D 212-143 (31-29-16)3 C West made 5 -1503 NT East made 4 -630


58. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalClosedUSA2OpenSweden
Board 79
N-S Vul
S K 6 5 4
H 9 4
D Q 10 4 2
C A Q 3
Fallenius
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 3
D 2
D 3
S A
J.Lall
North
1 D
Rdbl
Pass
1 S

2nd
J
9
4
2
Fredin
East
Dbl
Pass
Dbl
Dbl

3rd
Q
K
S 8
D 5
Grue
South
Pass
1 H
Pass
AP

4th
K
A
J
4
Hurd
West

1 D
2 C


Lead
H 9
H 3
D 9
D 8
S 10
S 8
D 5
C A
C Q
C 3
H 6
Upmark
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
5
J
K
10
Q
J
Q
8
9
J
2
Wooldridge
East
1 C
1 NT
2 D


3rd
K
4
A
S 3
K
D 3
C 2
5
7
K
D 4
Nystrom
South
Pass
Pass
AP


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






Open 1D +10Open 1D 222-143 (32-29-16)1 S× North made 3 +5602 D West down 2 +100


59. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalOpenUSA2ClosedSweden
Board 37
N-S Vul
S J 10 5
H A Q 7
D A 8 7 4
C 8 6 2
Fredin
West

2 C
2 S

Lead
S 2
S 9
S K
Hurd
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
J
8
Fallenius
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
5
A
H 2
Wooldridge
South
Dbl
2 D


4th
3
4
10
Zagorin
West

2 C
2 NT

Lead
D 4
D 2
D 8
Nystrom
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
Q
Bathurst
East
1 S
2 H
3 NT

3rd
K
A
Bertheau
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
6
5
S Q 9
H 6 2
D Q J 6
C A Q J 10 4 3
TableS A K 7 6 3
H 10 9 4 3
D 5 3
C K 9
S 8 4 2
H K J 8 5
D K 10 9 2
C 7 5
Open 1D +6Open 1D 228-143 (33-29-16)2 S East made 5 -2003 NT West made 5 -460


60. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalClosedIcelandOpenNetherlands
Board 4
Both Vul
S J 10 6 5
H 6 4 2
D Q J 4
C A K J
Brink
West

2 H
AP

Lead
D 10
S A
S K
D 2
D 4
Baldursson
North
1 D
2 S


2nd
Q
4
8
3
8
Drijver
East
Pass
4 H


3rd
K
5
6
J
9
T.Jonsson
South
1 S
4 S


4th
A
2
7
5
H Q
Einarsson
West

1 H
Pass

Lead
H A
D 2
H 7
S A
S K
D 6
S 10
H K
de Wijs
North
Pass
Dbl
4 S

2nd
2
3
S 9
4
8
10
Q
Jorgensen
East
Pass
2 NT
AP

3rd
3
Q
8
5
6
J
C 3
Muller
South
1 D
3 S


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


Open 1D +2Open 1D 230-143 (34-29-16)4 S South made 6 +6804 S South made 4 +620


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61. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalClosedUSA2OpenSweden
Board 14
None Vul
S J 7 3
H K J 9 8
D J 2
C K Q 10 7
Bertheau
West

Pass



Lead
S 2
S 5
S 4
S 6
S 9
C A
C 9
H 9
H 5
D J
C 10
J.Lall
North
1 D
3 NT



2nd
8
7
H 3
H 8
D 2
7
K
7
D 3
6
8
Nystrom
East
1 H
AP



3rd
Q
A
K
H 4
H 6
2
3
A
K
10
J
Grue
South
3 H




4th
3
10
J
D 5
D 9
4
6
2
10
4
5
Bathurst
West

1 S
2 S
AP

Lead
H 2
C 4
D J
D Q
D 10
D 9
C J
C 6
S K
Upmark
North
Pass
Dbl
Dbl


2nd
J
5
K
3
8
7
9
A
J
Zagorin
East
Pass
2 H
Pass


3rd
Q
K
A
2
S 3
S 7
7
10
Cullin
South
1 D
Pass
3 D


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






Pass +6Open 1D 230-149 (34-30-16)3 NT North down 2 -1003 D South made 4 +130


62. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedUSA2OpenIceland
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A 10 8 5
H 9 6
D K J 10 9 5
C Q 10
Jorgensen
West

2 NT



Lead
D K
H J
H 4
C 2
C A
C J
C 9
H 5
H Q
D 2
S 7
D 10
Wooldridge
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
6
6
9
4
Q
D 5
S 5
S 8
D 3
9
4
Einarsson
East
Pass
3 NT



3rd
8
3
10
K
3
8
S 3
A
K
Q
K
Hurd
South
Pass
AP



4th
A
2
8
10
5
6
7
7
D J
7
A
J.Lall
West

1 C
Dbl
4 H

Lead
D J
S 3
D 10
S 2
C 4
H K
H J
H Q
S 7
T.Jonsson
North
Pass
2 C
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
6
6
5
A
6
9
8
4
Grue
East
Pass
Dbl
4 D


3rd
3
K
7
9
10
3
A
4
H 5
Baldursson
South
Pass
3 D
Pass


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







Open 1D +1Open 1D 231-149 (35-30-16)3 NT West made 4 -6304 H West made 5 -650


63. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenChinaClosedAustralia
Board 23
Both Vul
S A J 9
H Q J 10 2
D Q 10 5 2
C 9 8
Hans
West
Pass
1 S
Pass
Pass
AP

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


2nd
A
2
3
H 6
4
4
Nunn
East
Pass
2 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
K
Q
2
J
Q
M.Shi
South
1 H
3 C
3 S
4 H


4th
D 6
5
A
9
7
J
H.Shi
West
Pass
1 S
Pass



Lead
S 3
C 8
H 5
D 7
H 6
C 9
D 4
Edgtton
North
Pass
2 NT
4 H



2nd
A
4
3
A
4
A
8
Lian
East
Pass
3 H
AP



3rd
8
K
Q
9
J
3
K
Gosney
South
1 H
4 C




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



Open 1D +1Open 1D 232-149 (36-30-17)4 H South made 5 +6504 H South made 4 +620


64. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedChinaOpenNetherlands
Board 5
N-S Vul
S 10 6 3
H A J 9
D K J 5 3
C Q 9 8
de Wijs
West

3 S
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
H 10
H 6
M.Shi
North
1 D
Pass
5 H


2nd
3
4
K
Muller
East
Pass
4 S
Pass


3rd
2
9
A
Hou
South
1 H
4 NT
6 H


4th
H 3
2
J.Liu
West

4 S
Pass


Lead
S A
D A
D 10
D Q
H 10
H 3
Drijver
North
Pass
Dbl
6 D


2nd
3
6
S 8
S 5
4
K
J.Li
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
7
3
5
J
9
Brink
South
1 H
5 D



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

Open 1D +2Open 1D 234-149 (37-30-17)6 H South made 6 +14306 D South made 6 +1370


65. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedChinaOpenNetherlands
Board 8
None Vul
S 7 6 4
H Q
D K 7 6 3
C A Q 10 8 6
de Wijs
West
Pass
AP


Lead
S J
C 9
C J
C 4
C A
C Q
D 3
S 10
D 9
M.Shi
North
1 D



2nd
4
3
5
7
H 2
S 2
8
6
2
Muller
East
2 D



3rd
3
6
8
10
H 4
S 5
Q
Q
K
Hou
South
2 NT



4th
K
2
H 9
H 10
K
H 6
A
A
J.Liu
West
Pass
1 NT
AP

Lead
H A
S 8
C J
C 9
C 4
C A
D 3
S J
D 10
Drijver
North
Pass
2 C


2nd
3
A
3
5
7
S 3
8
4
2
J.Li
East
1 S
2 H


3rd
7
10
6
8
Q
H 4
Q
9
6
Brink
South
Pass
3 C


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



Open 1D +1Open 1D 235-149 (38-30-17)2 NT South made 3 +1503 C North made 3 +110


66. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedItalyOpenSweden
Board 6
N-S Vul
S A 2
H A 8 5 4
D Q 9 8 6 5
C J 2
Cullin
West

Pass



Lead
C 10
H 3
H Q
D 5
C 3
H 7
Sementa
North
1 D
Pass



2nd
A
4
J
3
4
Upmark
East
1 H




3rd
2
K
9
A
J
Duboin
South
Pass




4th
5
10
A
4
K
Bocchi
West

1 NT
2 NT
3 NT

Lead
D 5
S 5
S Q
D 6
D 2
D 9
Fallenius
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
2
7
H 2
10
H 7
Madala
East
1 H
2 S
3 C


3rd
J
K
10
A
Q
S 3
Fredin
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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

Pass +6Open 1D 235-155 (38-31-17)1 H East made 3 -1403 NT West down 2 +100


67. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenSwedenClosedUSA1
Board 21
N-S Vul
S Q 4 3
H A 2
D K 7 6 5
C Q J 8 2
Weinstein
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H K
H 2
S 2
H 5
S Q
D 10
D Q
S K
Nystrom
North
1 D
1 NT
2 S

2nd
A
3
3
9
5
K
S 10
8
Levin
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
10
7
7
S 4
6
A
4
D 6
Bertheau
South
1 S
2 H


4th
4
8
9
6
A
J
5
D 2
Fredin
West

1 H


Lead
C Q
H 3
C 2
S J
D 9
S 6
D 6
H 7
Martel
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
A
4
3
A
5
2
A
Fallenius
East
1 D
2 H


3rd
4
9
K
3
2
Q
H 5
Stansby
South
Pass
AP


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


Open 1D +3Open 1D 238-155 (39-31-17)2 S South made 3 +1402 H West down 1 +50


68. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedUSA2OpenBrazil
Board 12
E-W Vul
S K 6 3 2
H K 9 3 2
D K 7 4 3 2
C
Branco
West

1 S
4 H

Lead
H 2
S J
S 10
C 8
H 8
S 9
S A
Grue
North
1 D
2 H
Pass

2nd
7
2
3
H 3
5
6
C 4
Brenner
East
Dbl
4 D
4 S

3rd
4
4
5
A
S 7
Q
J.Lall
South
Rdbl
Pass
AP

4th
Q
8
C 2
3
9
D 6
Wooldridge
West

1 S
4 H

Lead
S 3
H Q
H 7
S 2
S 10
H 8
H 10
C 8
Campos
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass

2nd
4
K
5
5
6
6
J
S K
Hurd
East
1 C
4 D
4 S

3rd
8
A
D 5
C 5
Q
D 8
S J
Villas-Boas
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Pass +1Open 1D 238-156 (39-32-18)4 S West made 6 -6804 S West made 5 -650


69. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenSwedenClosedBrazil
Board 8
None Vul
S J 10 9 5
H A 10 4
D A J 7 2
C Q 5
Amaral
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
C A
C K
H 2
D 3
S J
D 9
Upmark
North
1 D
2 S


2nd
5
Q
4
4
A
K
Chagas
East
Pass
3 H


3rd
3
10
K
Q
3
6
Cullin
South
1 S
3 S


4th
4
7
3
A
2
Fallenius
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C A
C K
S 4
S 6
Branco
North
Pass
2 S
3 S

2nd
5
Q
5
K
Fredin
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
10
3
A
2
Brenner
South
1 S
2 NT


4th
7
4
3
9
S 4 2
H Q 8 5 2
D Q 6
C A K J 6 2
TableS A 6
H K 9 7 6
D 10 9 8 5 3
C 10 3
S K Q 8 7 3
H J 3
D K 4
C 9 8 7 4
Pass +1Open 1D 238-157 (39-33-18)3 S South made 3 +1403 S South made 4 +170


70. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenNew ZealandClosedPoland
Board 11
None Vul
S 8 4
H K 6 3 2
D J 7
C K Q 7 6 5
Jassem
West

2 C
3 C
AP

Lead
H J
H 5
H 3
D 10
C 8
D 7
D 9
C 4
Reid
North
1 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
4
10
J
9
8
C 3
10
Martens
East
Pass
2 D
Pass


3rd
7
K
8
Q
K
K
C 5
Q
Newell
South
1 S
Pass
3 H


4th
A
9
Q
A
D 6
C 2
3
Cornell
West

2 C
AP


Lead
D J
D 7
S 3
S 7
H J
D A
H K
H 3
S 5
H 6
C 3
Buras
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
3
8
4
6
2
C J
9
10
C 5
D 5
6
Bach
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
2
9
A
K
7
C Q
8
5
9
C 8
D 6
Narkiewicz
South
1 D
Dbl



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






Pass +4Open 1D 238-161 (39-34-18)3 H South down 1 -502 C× West down 1 +100


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71. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenBulgariaClosedIsrael
Board 29
Both Vul
S A J 10
H A 9 8 5
D 5 2
C Q 5 4 3
O.Herbst
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 3
S 7
D 2
H J
D A
D 4
C 3
S Q
C 9
Nanev
North
1 D
1 NT
2 S
4 S

2nd
10
2
6
5
3
7
7
D 8
J
I.Herbst
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
8
Q
7
5
S A
A
H 8
Q
Mihov
South
1 S
2 D
3 NT


4th
4
J
K
K
9
J
2
6
8
Stefanov
West
Pass
Pass
Pass


Lead
S 3
C 3
C 9
S 8
S 6
C 5
H 3
D 6
C K
D A
H K
H 4
Zack
North
Pass
3 C
4 S


2nd
10
7
J
J
5
10
6
Q
Q
3
J
D 8
Aronov
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
7
A
4
K
D 7
S 9
9
K
D 9
5
5
A
Barel
South
1 NT
3 S



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







Open 1D +13Open 1D 251-161 (40-34-19)4 S South made 4 +6204 S South down 2 -200


72. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedSwedenOpenCanada
Board 12
E-W Vul
S A Q 10 5
H 10 3 2
D 10 5
C K Q 7 2
McAvoy
West

2 H
Pass

Lead
S 6
S 10
H 4
H Q
C 3
C 8
H J
H 8
S K
D A
Cullin
North
1 D
Pass
Dbl

2nd
3
J
7
2
9
4
3
S 5
D 6
Hargreaves
East
1 S
4 S
AP

3rd
A
H 5
K
C 5
Q
S 8
D 4
S 9
D 2
Upmark
South
Dbl
Pass


4th
2
7
10
A
A
2
9
C 6
Q
Fallenius
West

2 S
3 S

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

2nd
9
4
5
6
10
Q
6
S 8
3
S 10
6
9
Fredin
East
1 S
3 H


3rd
Q
S 3
A
S 7
K
7
2
K
D 4
S J
H 8
Lindop
South
Pass
Pass


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






Pass +13Open 1D 251-174 (40-35-19)4 S× East made 5 -9903 S East made 3 -140


73. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenNew ZealandClosedUSA2
Board 7
Both Vul
S 5 3
H K 9 8 6 4 2
D K
C K J 5 3
J.Lall
West

3 S
Pass



Lead
S A
D A
C 6
Reid
North
1 D
4 D
5 H



2nd
6
4
8
Grue
East
2 D
4 S
AP



3rd
2
3
A
Newell
South
3 D
Pass




4th
3
K
3
Tislevoll
West

1 S
2 NT
3 S
4 S

Lead
C 5
C A
C 2
D J
H 3
D 9
H K
S 7
D 5
C 7
Zagorin
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
4
3
J
3
A
6
J
5
4
K
Ware
East
1 D
2 S
3 D
4 D


3rd
10
6
S 8
K
10
S 3
5
A
S 9
S 4
Bathurst
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


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






Pass +5Open 1D 251-179 (40-36-19)5 H North down 1 -1004 S West down 1 +100


74. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenIcelandClosedChina
Board 11
None Vul
S K 9 6
H K Q 8 3
D 9 8
C J 10 9 4
Hou
West
Pass
AP


Lead
S 3
S 8
C J
S 5
C 4
C K
H 9
H 3
D 4
Baldursson
North
1 D



2nd
6
Q
A
D 2
2
D J
4
5
10
M.Shi
East
Pass



3rd
A
J
8
7
7
9
K
A
8
T.Jonsson
South
2 NT



4th
10
K
6
9
3
5
7
6
3
Einarsson
West
Pass
1 H
2 S

Lead
D 9
S 2
S 5
H 2
S K
J.Liu
North
Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
3
6
Q
6
8
Jorgensen
East
1 C
Rdbl


3rd
7
A
3
Q
D 2
J.Li
South
1 D
Pass


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



Pass +3Open 1D 251-182 (40-37-19)2 NT South down 1 -502 S West down 1 +50


75. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenChinaClosedItaly
Board 8
None Vul
S J 6 3
H Q J 10
D A 8 4
C K 6 4 2
Duboin
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D K
D 7
S K
S A
D 9
H 10
S Q
C J
J.Li
North
1 D
1 NT
2 S


2nd
4
8
7
9
2
4
J
K
Sementa
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
10
3
6
A
5
C 3
A
J.Liu
South
1 S
2 D
4 S


4th
6
J
5
10
C 5
K
2
Lian
West
Pass
Pass
Pass


Lead
C J
C 7
H 5
D K
S 3
S K
H 6
H Q
C 6
Bocchi
North
Pass
2 C
2 S


2nd
2
4
K
A
5
9
2
9
Q
H.Shi
East
Pass
Dbl
AP


3rd
8
10
10
5
A
6
J
8
S 4
Madala
South
1 S
2 H



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




Pass +5Open 1D 251-187 (40-38-19)4 S South down 1 -502 S South made 3 +140


76. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenChinaClosedItaly
Board 15
N-S Vul
S J 4 2
H K 6
D K 10 8 3
C A 9 6 5
Sementa
West

Pass
2 H
Pass

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

2nd
6
4
A
6
2
10
4
S K
2
H 8
4
H 9
Duboin
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
Q
A
2
Q
K
H 7
9
H J
K
5
9
10
J.Li
South
1 S
2 C
Dbl


4th
4
6
3
5
A
5
3
9
5
Q
A
S 10
H.Shi
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 2
S 6
S 2
S K
S Q
D 5
C K
C 2
D K
D 8
H K
Madala
North
Pass
2 C



2nd
3
3
7
H 7
H 2
9
3
4
H 3
H 5
Lian
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
J
5
A
4
C 5
10
7
J
6
7
Bocchi
South
1 S
2 S



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







Pass +7Open 1D 251-194 (40-39-19)2 S South down 2 -2002 S South made 2 +110


77. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenEgyptClosedPoland
Board 5
E-W Vul
S Q 8
H Q 10 7 2
D A J 8 6 2
C Q 2
Gawrys
West
Pass
Pass
2 C

Lead
S Q
Sadek
North
1 D
1 NT
AP

2nd
Kalita
East
Dbl
Dbl


3rd
El Ahmady
South
1 S
Pass


4th
Nabil
West
Pass
3 C
3 NT

Lead
C 9
C K
C 8
C 7
C 6
S K
H 3
H K
S A
S 9
Jassem
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
4
3
10
D 2
S 8
Q
2
8
10
J
Saaid
East
2 NT
3 S


3rd
2
5
J
S 2
S 5
7
A
5
H 6
D 3
Martens
South
Pass
Pass


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




Open 1D +10Open 1D 261-194 (41-39-20)2 C West made 4 -1303 NT East made 3 -600


78. 2011 Spingold FinalOpenNickellClosedMonaco
Board 42
Both Vul
S K 6 2
H K 10 7 4
D 9 7 6
C K Q 10
Fantoni
West

Pass

Lead
C 4
C 7
H 4
H 3
H K
C Q
Meckstroth
North
1 D
4 H

2nd
2
K
5
9
S 4
J
Nunes
East
3 S
AP

3rd
A
6
A
10
6
5
Rodwell
South
Dbl


4th
10
3
2
S 3
Q
9
Hamman
West

Pass

Lead
D A
C 8
H 4
C 2
S Q
Helness
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
9
5
A
2
Zia
East
3 S


3rd
9
Q
A
10
A
Helgemo
South
Pass


4th
2
4
2
6
7
S Q 9
H Q 9 2
D Q J 8 5 4
C A 9 7
TableS A J 10 8 5 4 3
H 5
D 3 2
C J 6 4
S 7
H A J 8 6 3
D A K 10
C 8 5 3 2
Open 1D +10Open 1D 271-194 (42-39-20)4 H North made 5 +6503 S East down 2 +200


79. 2011 Spingold FinalOpenMonacoClosedNickell
Board 11
None Vul
S A J 9 5
H 10 6 3
D Q 8 7 2
C A 3
Nickell
West

2 H
Dbl
AP

Lead
H 4
H Q
H K
S Q
C 10
D Q
D 2
S 8
S J
C 3
C 7
Helgemo
North
1 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
6
10
2
2
5
J
3
7
6
Q
Katz
East
Pass
Pass
3 H


3rd
J
7
5
5
J
4
A
A
C 5
K
D 8
Helness
South
2 D
3 D
4 D


4th
3
9
D 3
K
A
H 8
H A
6
4
4
D 10
Multon
West

2 NT
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
H K
H Q
D K
S Q
C 10
C 3
C 7
Zia
North
Pass
Dbl
4 H


2nd
3
6
10
H 8
2
2
6
8
Zimmermann
East
Pass
3 H
Pass


3rd
4
5
7
2
5
J
K
D 8
Hamman
South
1 D
Pass
5 D


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






Open 1D +2Open 1D 273-194 (43-39-20)4 D North down 1 -505 D South down 2 -100


80. 2011 Spingold FinalClosedMonacoOpenNickell
Board 14
None Vul
S
H 8 2
D A J 9 7 5 3 2
C K Q 5 4
Hamman
West

3 D
4 NT
6 S

Lead
D K
D 4
H 3
S 9
S 3
S A
H 4
S K
Multon
North
1 D
4 D
Pass
AP

2nd
8
S 4
2
2
6
D 9
8
Q
Zia
East
1 S
Pass
5 C


3rd
2
3
Q
8
10
5
S J
C 7
Zimmermann
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
10
6
5
D 5
D 7
7
6
C 4
Helness
West

1 H
Dbl


Lead
D K
C 10
S 4
H Q
S J
S 3
H A
S A
Nickell
North
Pass
3 D
Pass


2nd
8
A
D 7
5
6
7
2
Helgemo
East
Pass
Pass
4 S


3rd
2
5
K
3
8
10
C 8
Katz
South
Pass
Pass
AP


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



Pass +11Open 1D 273-205 (43-40-20)6 S East made 6 -9804 S East made 6 -480


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81. 2011 Spingold SemifinalClosedMonacoOpenFleisher
Board 58
Both Vul
S Q 8
H A 9 8 2
D K Q 10 7 3
C 10 9
Levin
West

2 H
3 D
4 S

Lead
D 9
H 3
S Q
S 10
S 5
H Q
H 4
Helness
North
1 D
Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
A
A
A
3
J
2
8
Weinstein
East
1 S
2 S
Pass


3rd
3
K
2
6
K
D 4
S 7
Helgemo
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
2
7
4
8
D 7
5
6
Fantoni
West

1 C
1 S
2 H

Lead
D K
H 3
D Q
D 10
H 4
C Q
C 8
H Q
H 10
D 6
C K
Stansby
North
Pass
1 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
A
4
5
2
3
5
8
9
C 7
S 8
Nunes
East
Pass
1 H
2 D
4 S

3rd
8
K
9
C 2
S 5
4
A
C J
S 7
S 6
S 9
Martel
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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






Pass +1Open 1D 273-206 (43-41-20)4 S East made 5 -6504 S West made 4 -620


82. 2011 Spingold QuarterfinalOpenNickellClosedWelland
Board 56
None Vul
S K 5
H 10 7 2
D Q J 6 4 3
C A 10 9
Smirnov
West
Pass
3 S


Lead
D A
D K
C 5
H 7
H 3
C Q
C 7
S 6
Rodwell
North
1 D
AP


2nd
2
7
3
J
6
4
6
K
Piekarek
East
1 S



3rd
6
4
K
Q
10
2
S Q
4
Meckstroth
South
Dbl



4th
5
S 3
A
5
A
9
10
2
Zia
West
Pass
2 C
Rdbl

Lead
H K
C 5
D 4
D K
D 9
D J
C 10
S J
Bramley
North
Pass
Pass
3 D

2nd
3
6
5
2
10
S 8
Q
9
Hamman
East
1 S
2 S
AP

3rd
5
K
A
6
Q
S 2
3
7
Welland
South
Pass
Dbl


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


Pass +6Open 1D 273-212 (43-42-21)3 S East made 3 -1403 D North made 3 +110


83. 2011 Spingold QuarterfinalOpenMonacoClosedBjarnarson
Board 12
E-W Vul
S A 10 7
H K 10 9 6
D Q 8 5 3
C Q 4
Schaltz
West

Dbl


Lead
S K
C Q
S 6
S Q
H J
H 5
C 2
C 10
D Q
D 10
Helgemo
North
1 D
AP


2nd
2
9
10
5
2
10
K
5
K
M.Madsen
East
1 S



3rd
8
6
J
H 3
A
D 4
3
D 8
A
Helness
South
2 D



4th
A
A
3
7
6
4
4
J
2
Multon
West

2 H
3 C

Lead
D 7
S K
C 9
D 3
H 7
D 5
D 10
H 4
C 5
S 5
Bjarnarson
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
2
6
4
5
J
S 8
Q
4
Zimmermann
East
1 S
2 S
3 NT

3rd
Q
6
3
9
K
A
8
6
J
Askgaard
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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




Pass +9Open 1D 273-221 (43-43-21)2 D× North down 1 -1003 NT East down 3 +300


84. 2011 Spingold Round of 32ClosedNickellOpenLevine
Board 46
None Vul
S A Q 8 7
H 10 2
D Q J
C J 10 6 5 4
Levine
West

AP

Lead
H K
H J
H 9
H 4
D 4
D 6
Meckstroth
North
1 D


2nd
2
10
8
S 7
5
Q
McGarry
East
Pass


3rd
3
A
Q
7
A
K
Rodwell
South
1 NT


4th
5
6
C 4
S 2
J
7
Hamman
West

1 H

Lead
D Q
H Q
H J
H K
D 6
D 10
D 9
J.Clerkin
North
Pass
1 S

2nd
3
2
10
C 4
J
8
C 2
Zia
East
Pass
4 H

3rd
5
3
7
9
K
2
C 3
D.Clerkin
South
1 D
AP

4th
A
5
6
8
7
S 8
C 5
S 10 4 3
H K Q J 4
D A 6 2
C Q 8 3
TableS J 9 6
H A 9 7 3
D K 10 9 4 3
C 7
S K 5 2
H 8 6 5
D 8 7 5
C A K 9 2
Open 1D +7Open 1D 280-221 (44-43-21)1 NT South down 3 -1504 H West made 4 -420


85. 2011 Spingold Round of 32OpenIcelandClosedGordon
Board 28
E-W Vul
S K 9 2
H 10 9 7 6
D 8 6 2
C A K J
Pratap
West

AP


Lead
S 4
S 10
C 4
H 6
C 5
S 8
H 10
S Q
S J
H 8
Baldursson
North
1 D



2nd
2
A
10
2
7
D 5
3
D 2
C K
7
M.Gordon
East
Pass



3rd
7
3
A
K
J
5
Q
C 2
C 8
J
T.Jonsson
South
2 NT



4th
6
9
3
5
Q
K
A
H 4
D 9
Einarsson
West

Pass
1 S

Lead
S 7
S 4
C 4
D 8
S 10
D 6
D 9
H 2
Aa
North
Pass
1 H
1 NT

2nd
6
9
7
A
C 5
4
J
K
Jorgensen
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
8
K
5
3
K
2
A
Molberg
South
1 D
Pass


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




Pass +5Open 1D 280-226 (44-44-21)2 NT South down 2 -1001 NT North made 1 +90


86. 2011 USBC FinalOpenDiamondClosedBathurst
Board 113
None Vul
S 4
H Q 9 6
D 7 4 3 2
C A K J 5 3
Grue
West

3 NT

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

2nd
A
4
3
7
J
9
7
J.Lall
East
1 NT


3rd
6
K
9
5
8
K
4
Greco
South
2 C


4th
4
A
K
C 3
D 7
6
10
Moss
West

3 H

Lead
H 2
S 9
H 5
D Q
D K
D 6
S 8
S 2
C 8
D 7
H Q
Hurd
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
4
3
8
9
J
C 3
J
9
S 6
S 10
Gitelman
East
1 NT
3 NT

3rd
6
K
9
5
10
A
Q
3
K
C 2
8
Wooldridge
South
Pass
AP

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




Pass +2Open 1D 280-228 (44-45-21)3 NT East down 1 +503 NT East down 2 +100


87. 2011 USBC FinalOpenDiamondClosedBathurst
Board 115
E-W Vul
S 10 7 6 4
H 10 6 4 3
D J 8 5 2
C 8
J.Lall
West

4 D
Dbl



Lead
H 9
H K
S K
C 4
S 5
Greco
North
1 D
Pass
AP



2nd
3
8
A
8
Grue
East
3 C
5 C




3rd
2
4
4
J
Hampson
South
4 C
5 H




4th
A
C A
3
3
Gitelman
West

2 H
Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
C 9
D K
Wooldridge
North
Pass
3 S
Pass
6 H
AP

2nd
8
6
Moss
East
1 C
4 H
6 C
Pass


3rd
K
4
Hurd
South
2 C
5 H
Pass
Pass


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

Open 1D +5Open 1D 285-228 (45-45-21)5 H× South down 1 -1006 H× South down 2 -300


88. 2011 USBC FinalOpenBathurstClosedDiamond
Board 94
None Vul
S A
H J 6 5
D K 10 7 2
C K 10 7 6 5
Hampson
West

Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
H 9
S 3
H 5
C J
D 2
C 3
H 7
D 6
H 10
C 9
S 9
J.Lall
North
1 D
2 C
2 NT



2nd
8
A
4
Q
3
8
A
8
S 4
S 6
Q
Greco
East
Pass
Pass
Pass



3rd
K
5
Q
K
A
10
2
10
S 10
S 7
K
Grue
South
1 S
2 H
3 NT



4th
6
2
3
2
5
A
J
J
C 6
5
D 7
Hurd
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 7
C 5
S 8
C 3
H 7
H 3
C 10
C 7
H 9
D A
D 6
Gitelman
North
Pass
2 D
2 S
3 C


2nd
A
4
D 2
8
Q
J
2
9
A
5
8
Wooldridge
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
9
J
5
K
K
4
D 4
S 2
S 10
7
K
Moss
South
1 NT
2 H
2 NT
3 NT


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







Pass +2Open 1D 285-230 (45-46-21)3 NT North down 2 -1003 NT South down 1 -50


89. 2011 USBC FinalClosedDiamondOpenBathurst
Board 9
N-S Vul
S A 9 4
H Q 9 6
D K 6 5 4
C Q 8 3
Grue
West
Pass
3 D
Pass

Lead
S 3
S J
H 6
S 10
S 7
S 5
H 3
C 3
Greco
North
1 D
Pass
3 NT

2nd
Q
A
A
C 2
C 5
C 7
10
J
J.Lall
East
2 H
3 S
AP

3rd
K
2
4
8
H 7
C 4
C 6
K
Hampson
South
Dbl
Dbl


4th
4
6
5
9
D 4
D 5
Q
A
Moss
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 3
C 2
C 8
D J
D 8
C 10
C 5
D 10
H 9
S 2
Bathurst
North
Pass
2 NT


2nd
10
4
S 7
4
5
6
9
K
A
Q
Gitelman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
Q
K
3
Q
3
S 4
H 8
4
K
Zagorin
South
1 C
3 NT


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




Pass +3Open 1D 285-233 (45-47-21)3 NT North down 2 -2003 NT North down 1 -100


90. 2011 USBC SemifinalClosedDiamondOpenWelland
Board 108
E-W Vul
S 10 9 8 4
H K J 2
D K 9 7 6
C A 10
Bramley
West

2 D
2 S


Lead
S 10
C J
S 4
S 5
S J
C Q
H 6
C K
D 4
D J
Hampson
North
1 D
Dbl
AP


2nd
3
A
K
H 3
9
10
J
8
10
Welland
East
Dbl
Pass



3rd
2
2
7
A
H 7
3
A
D 3
A
Greco
South
Rdbl
2 H



4th
Q
4
6
8
H 4
6
5
D 6
7
Gitelman
West

1 D
1 S
3 NT

Lead
S 7
C J
C Q
H J
C K
C 7
H 3
H 2
Schermer
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
10
A
A
6
8
D 5
10
Moss
East
Pass
1 H
2 NT


3rd
10
3
5
5
D 2
D 3
K
Q
Chambers
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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





Open 1D +10Open 1D 295-233 (46-47-21)2 S West made 2 -1103 NT East made 3 -600


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91. 2011 USBC SemifinalClosedDiamondOpenWelland
Board 87
Both Vul
S K J 8
H 6 5
D A K 8 7
C 9 6 4 3
Bramley
West
Pass
2 S
AP

Lead
D 2
H 6
D 4
H 5
S A
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass


2nd
3
2
C 2
A
6
Welland
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
9
K
7
3
2
Greco
South
2 H
3 D


4th
K
7
5
4
8
Diamond
West
Pass
3 H


Lead
C Q
S 9
S A
Schermer
North
Pass
4 D


2nd
8
J
7
Platnick
East
1 S
AP


3rd
K
Q
2
Chambers
South
2 S



4th
3
6
8
S 9 3 2
H 10 7 4
D 9
C A K 10 7 5 2
TableS A Q 10 5 4
H A 9 2
D 6 5 2
C Q J
S 7 6
H K Q J 8 3
D Q J 10 4 3
C 8
Open 1D +6Open 1D 301-233 (47-47-22)3 D North made 5 +1504 D North down 1 -100


92. 2011 USBC SemifinalClosedDiamondOpenWelland
Board 88
None Vul
S A 5
H K 9 7
D K 10 4
C J 8 7 6 3
Bramley
West

2 D
3 S

Lead
H 6
S K
C 6
C 5
S 3
Hampson
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
A
K
10
7
Welland
East
1 S
2 S


3rd
7
4
A
J
Q
Greco
South
Pass
Pass


4th
2
2
2
Q
5
Diamond
West

1 H
2 S

Lead
D 6
C 2
D 2
S A
S 5
H Q
Schermer
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
3
J
3
4
7
Platnick
East
Pass
1 S
4 S

3rd
10
K
K
2
7
2
Chambers
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
3
A
5
8
K
6
S K Q J 8
H Q J 5 4 3
D A J
C 10 2
TableS 10 9 6 4 3
H A 2
D 9 5 3
C K Q 4
S 7 2
H 10 8 6
D Q 8 7 6 2
C A 9 5
Open 1D +6Open 1D 307-233 (48-47-22)3 S East made 5 -2004 S East made 4 -420


93. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenBathurstClosedNickell
Board 76
E-W Vul
S K 9 4
H A 6 5 4
D K 7 2
C J 10 2
Rodwell
West

1 S
3 H

Lead
D 2
J.Lall
North
1 D
2 H
Pass

2nd
Meckstroth
East
Pass
2 S
3 S

3rd
Grue
South
1 H
3 D
AP

4th
Zagorin
West

1 S
4 S

Lead
C J
D 5
H A
H 4
C Q
D A
D 3
C 5
D J
S J
Nickell
North
Pass
2 NT
Dbl

2nd
A
8
3
Q
S 2
2
7
K
H 5
8
Bathurst
East
Pass
3 S
AP

3rd
4
9
8
K
2
6
S 6
S 3
S 10
5
Katz
South
1 H
4 H


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




Pass +8Open 1D 307-241 (48-49-23)3 S West made 3 -1404 S× West down 1 +200


94. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenBathurstClosedNickell
Board 88
None Vul
S 4
H J 9 5 3
D A K J 8 4 2
C J 7
Rodwell
West

3 C
5 S
AP

Lead
D Q
D A
H J
D J
J.Lall
North
1 D
4 H
Pass


2nd
7
6
7
9
Meckstroth
East
1 S
5 C
Pass


3rd
K
5
10
S K
Grue
South
2 H
Pass
Dbl


4th
3
10
4
C 3
Zagorin
West

1 S
5 S


Lead
D K
D A
H 5
C 4
S Q
D 9
C 3
Nickell
North
Pass
2 NT
AP


2nd
3
6
7
A
4
H A
J
Bathurst
East
Pass
4 S



3rd
5
Q
Q
7
A
S 3
Q
Katz
South
1 H
4 NT



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


Open 1D +6Open 1D 313-241 (49-49-24)5 S× East down 2 +3005 S West down 1 +50


95. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenBathurstClosedNickell
Board 64
N-S Vul
S K Q 7 2
H K 8
D 10 8 7 6
C K 7 3
Meckstroth
West

2 S

Lead
C 9
C A
S 3
H K
H 8
H A
Wooldridge
North
1 D
AP

2nd
4
6
J
6
10
7
Rodwell
East
1 S


3rd
3
5
10
4
Q
D 6
Hurd
South
Dbl


4th
Q
7
Q
2
3
J
Zagorin
West

Pass

Lead
S 5
C 10
S 9
H K
H 8
H A
D 3
D A
D 2
H 2
S 6
Nickell
North
Pass
1 NT

2nd
J
4
H 4
10
6
3
4
5
J
C 7
Bathurst
East
1 S
AP

3rd
4
3
10
5
Q
D 6
10
9
K
C A
Katz
South
Pass


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




Open 1D +3Open 1D 316-241 (50-49-24)2 S East made 2 -1101 NT North down 2 -200


96. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenNickellClosedBathurst
Board 37
N-S Vul
S A 10 8 4
H K 5
D 10 6
C K 9 5 4 3
Grue
West

Pass


Lead
D K
S 2
S 6
D 10
C A
C 8
C 4
D Q
C 9
D 9
C 3
Rodwell
North
1 D
1 S


2nd
5
J
7
A
2
7
S Q
H 2
S K
H 8
J.Lall
East
Pass
AP


3rd
4
5
A
S 9
5
K
10
3
J
8
Meckstroth
South
1 H



4th
6
4
3
2
6
H 10
H 3
S 8
D J
S 10
Zia
West

3 D
4 D

Lead
H 7
D A
D K
H 10
H 4
Hurd
North
Pass
4 C
AP

2nd
3
5
C Q
J
C 3
Hamman
East
1 D
Dbl


3rd
K
2
3
Q
9
Wooldridge
South
2 C
Pass


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





Open 1D +6Open 1D 322-241 (51-49-24)1 S North made 2 +1104 D East made 5 -150


97. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenJacobsClosedWelland
Board 43
None Vul
S K 9 3
H J 8 3 2
D A K
C 9 7 5 3
Bramley
West

AP


Lead
H A
D 3
C 3
C 6
D 5
C 5
C 10
S 10
S 3
Jacobus
North
1 D



2nd
2
K
2
S 7
2
Q
H 7
5
J
Welland
East
Pass



3rd
6
6
A
9
7
K
7
K
A
Wold
South
1 NT



4th
5
4
4
J
A
S 2
8
6
4
Krekorian
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S 5
C A
C 6
D 5
C 5
C K
S 8
D 6
S K
H 2
H K
Chambers
North
Pass
1 H
2 NT

2nd
3
4
S 2
2
8
H 7
4
4
6
6
3
Casen
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
3
9
7
10
7
9
3
10
4
Schermer
South
1 C
1 NT


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





Open 1D +4Open 1D 326-241 (52-49-25)1 NT South made 1 +902 NT South down 1 -50


98. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenBathurstClosedNickell
Board 18
E-W Vul
S Q 10 8 3
H 2
D A 10 8 7
C K J 10 9
Rodwell
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 6
H 4
D A
D 10
C J
C 4
D 8
Hurd
North
1 D
3 D
5 D

2nd
9
D 7
2
5
2
10
Q
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
8
3
9
3
6
K
Wooldridge
South
2 H
3 NT


4th
2
Q
4
6
Q
5
H 3
Bathurst
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C 4
D A
D 8
D K
C A
C 3
S 3
S 5
Katz
North
Pass
1 S
3 D

2nd
J
2
5
H 3
7
Q
2
K
Zagorin
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
3
J
7
9
K
A
8
Nickell
South
1 D
2 S


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


Pass +6Open 1D 326-247 (52-50-25)5 D North down 1 -503 D South made 6 +170


99. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenJacobsClosedWelland
Board 25
E-W Vul
S A J 5
H J 8
D Q 10 9 2
C K 9 8 4
Welland
West

Pass

Lead
C 5
D 2
H 9
D 3
C 8
H 2
C A
H 7
H 6
S 8
C 9
Wold
North
1 D
1 NT

2nd
2
7
J
4
3
8
J
4
S J
A
D 6
Bramley
East
Dbl
AP

3rd
10
J
Q
Q
6
A
S 9
10
C 7
4
S 3
Jacobus
South
Rdbl


4th
K
A
K
5
Q
3
4
S 5
5
2
S 10
Beatty
West

1 H

Lead
S 3
S 5
S 6
D 7
D Q
H 10
S 2
C 2
D 5
H 2
Schermer
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
8
7
10
3
6
J
C 10
Q
C 6
8
Jacobs
East
1 C
1 NT

3rd
A
K
J
4
J
Q
C 4
K
K
A
Chambers
South
Pass
AP

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




Open 1D +1Open 1D 327-247 (53-50-26)1 NT North down 1 -501 NT East made 1 -90


100. 2011 USBC QuarterfinalOpenNickellClosedBathurst
Board 26
Both Vul
S A 7 5
H 10 9 2
D A 7 4
C K 7 6 4
Hurd
West
Pass
1 H
3 NT

Lead
C 3
D 6
C 6
Meckstroth
North
1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
2
9
A
Wooldridge
East
Dbl
1 NT


3rd
4
Q
5
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass


4th
J
A
8
Katz
West
Pass
1 H
3 NT

Lead
S 2
S 7
Zagorin
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
Q
Nickell
East
1 D
2 NT


3rd
A
K
Bathurst
South
Pass
Pass


4th
9
8
S 8 3
H Q J 6 5
D Q 10 3 2
C Q 8 2
TableS Q J 10 9
H A K 3
D K J 8 6
C A J
S K 6 4 2
H 8 7 4
D 9 5
C 10 9 5 3
Open 1D +1Open 1D 328-247 (54-50-26)3 NT East made 3 -6003 NT East made 4 -630


Only 100 of the 657 boards are shown to limit file size.
Boards with no IMP swing are skipped to show more swings.

Deals are from vugraph coverage of four major team events:
Vanderbilt, Spingold, U.S. Championship and World Championship.
Deals appear most-recent first and may be rotated for presentation.

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