Main     Comparison 9X26 by Richard Pavlicek    

Multi vs. Not

One team opened multi two diamonds and the other did not

YearWinnerBoardsIMP PercentWLT Percent
2009-2012Not97223-199 = 52.8433-35-29 = 48.97
2005-2012Multi165371-362 = 50.6161-55-49 = 51.82
2001-2012Multi237548-476 = 53.5292-76-69 = 53.38
1996-2012Multi293695-642 = 51.98109-102-82 = 51.19


1. 2012 World Championship SemifinalClosedSwedenOpenMonaco
Board 87
Both Vul
S K J 9 8 3 2
H K J
D Q 7 5
C 10 5
Fantoni
West

3 NT


Lead
S 9
D 2
D 6
D 10
S K
C 8
H 8
D 3
D 8
D 9
C 9
H 4
Bertheau
North
2 D
AP


2nd
Q
4
7
H 9
C 3
5
2
C 6
C 4
H 7
A
Nunes
East
3 D



3rd
5
A
K
S 6
C 2
7
J
H 3
S 7
S 10
J
Cullin
South
Pass



4th
4
5
J
Q
A
Q
A
S 2
S 3
C 10
S 8
Upmark
West

Rdbl
3 D

Lead
S 5
H 2
H 10
S K
H 7
D 3
D 6
D K
C 3
Helgemo
North
1 S
2 S
AP

2nd
A
J
6
D 10
5
4
7
H 9
2
Nystrom
East
2 D
3 C


3rd
9
A
3
D J
C 5
A
9
S 6
J
Helness
South
Dbl
Dbl


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






Multi +5Multi 5-0 (1-0-1)3 NT West down 1 +1003 D East made 3 -110


2. 2012 World Championship SemifinalClosedMonacoOpenSweden
Board 32
N-S Vul
S K 10 8 6 5 3
H K 9 6
D J 9 6
C 3
Bertheau
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
H A
C 2
H 8
C 5
S 5
S A
C 8
S K
Helgemo
North
2 D
2 S
AP

2nd
2
7
9
9
Q
J
J
7
Cullin
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
10
S 4
K
9
C 4
A
D 2
Helness
South
2 H
Pass


4th
6
3
7
S 3
2
6
S 8
H 4
Nunes
West

3 S


Lead
S J
C 2
D K
D 3
D Q
D 10
D 7
C 5
Nystrom
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
2
7
6
9
8
H 7
S 9
Q
Fantoni
East
1 D
3 NT


3rd
3
A
4
A
H 3
H 4
H 5
4
Upmark
South
Pass
AP


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


Not +7Not 7-5 (1-1-1)2 S× North down 3 -8003 NT East made 6 -490


3. 2012 World Championship SemifinalClosedSwedenOpenMonaco
Board 3
E-W Vul
S 10 5
H A 10 8 6 5 4
D Q 5
C 10 6 2
Multon
West

Pass
3 NT


Lead
H K
C 3
D 4
D K
D 3
D 7
S 2
S 7
H J
Cullin
North

2 D
AP


2nd
2
K
5
9
10
H 6
A
K
A
Zimmermann
East

2 NT



3rd
4
2
A
6
J
8
3
10
9
Bertheau
South
Pass
Pass



4th
7
5
2
Q
H 5
C 4
5
4
C 7
Nystrom
West

Pass
3 C
3 NT

Lead
C 3
S 3
C 4
D A
D K
S 4
C 6
D 3
D 7
Fantoni
North

2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
K
5
9
2
9
7
Q
10
H 5
Upmark
East

2 NT
3 D


3rd
2
J
10
4
6
9
7
J
8
Nunes
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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




Not +13Not 20-5 (2-1-1)3 NT East made 3 -6003 NT East down 2 +200


4. 2012 World Championship QuarterfinalClosedPolandOpenItaly
Board 96
N-S Vul
S J 10 8 7 6 2
H 6
D A K 5
C 9 8 2
Madala
West

Pass
4 H
Dbl
AP

Lead
D A
S J
D 2
C 8
H 3
Zmudzinski
North
2 D
2 S
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
9
7
A
5
Bocchi
East
Pass
Dbl
Pass
5 H


3rd
4
K
K
4
K
Balicki
South
2 H
Rdbl
4 S
Dbl


4th
8
4
6
3
6
Buras
West

1 H
3 H
AP


Lead
H A
C A
H 9
Duboin
North
Pass
1 S
3 S



2nd
5
4
7
Narkiewicz
East
1 C
2 H
Pass



3rd
K
3
2
Sementa
South
Pass
Dbl
4 S



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

Not +8Not 28-5 (3-1-1)5 H× West down 2 +3004 S North made 5 +650


5. 2012 World Championship QuarterfinalClosedMonacoOpenNetherlands
Board 63
N-S Vul
S Q 10 9 8 3 2
H 3
D A 9 8 7 4
C 8
Muller
West

4 H
5 H

Lead
S A
H 4
H Q
D 10
Zimmermann
North
2 D
4 S
AP

2nd
4
2
K
A
de Wijs
East
2 H
Dbl


3rd
10
3
A
2
Multon
South
3 S
Pass


4th
7
7
S 2
3
Helness
West

2 NT
Dbl

Lead
D 10
S Q
H A
C 6
D Q
Brink
North
Pass
3 H
AP

2nd
A
7
3
8
5
Helgemo
East
1 H
Dbl


3rd
2
6
7
A
H 2
Drijver
South
Pass
4 S


4th
3
K
4
2
4
S K 5 4
H A 10 6 5 2
D 10
C Q 6 5 4
TableS 7
H Q J 9 8 7
D K Q 2
C A K J 9
S A J 6
H K 4
D J 6 5 3
C 10 7 3 2
Multi +2Not 28-7 (3-2-1)5 H East made 5 -4504 S× South down 2 -500


6. 2012 World Championship QuarterfinalOpenSwedenClosedUSA
Board 39
Both Vul
S Q 10 9 8 4 2
H 9
D 10 6
C K Q 10 8
Meckstroth
West

3 NT

Lead
H 6
C 5
C K
C 8
D 9
S K
D 5
D 4
D J
S 7
Bertheau
North
2 D
AP

2nd
3
4
2
7
2
5
3
S 4
8
H 8
Rodwell
East
2 NT


3rd
9
J
3
A
6
3
Q
A
H 4
A
Cullin
South
Pass


4th
J
Q
6
9
K
2
10
7
S 8
9
Upmark
West

2 NT

Lead
S 5
C 2
S 9
C A
D 9
D 5
S J
D A
C K
H 9
D 8
H 7
H A
Zia
North
2 S
Pass

2nd
3
3
7
9
2
3
Q
7
H 2
J
H 4
10
S A
Nystrom
East
Dbl
3 C

3rd
8
6
C 4
10
10
Q
C 7
4
H 8
Q
S 2
5
S 10
Hamman
South
Pass
AP

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






Not +7Not 35-7 (4-2-1)3 NT East down 1 +1003 C East down 4 +400


7. 2012 World Championship QuarterfinalClosedPolandOpenItaly
Board 19
N-S Vul
S 6 5
H A Q 8 5 3 2
D 8 7 2
C J 4
Duboin
West
Pass
Dbl
5 D

Lead
H 4
D 4
D K
S 2
D A
S 10
Zmudzinski
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
6
9
2
5
H 9
Q
Sementa
East
3 D
4 NT


3rd
Q
10
5
A
C 3
K
Balicki
South
3 H
Pass


4th
D 3
7
Q
4
8
6
Buras
West
Pass
Rdbl


Lead
H J
D A
C K
H 10
D J
S 2
D 6
Madala
North
Pass
3 H


2nd
6
9
A
7
Q
5
H 4
Narkiewicz
East
1 D
4 C


3rd
Q
10
3
2
K
A
C 6
Bocchi
South
Dbl
AP


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

Not +6Not 41-7 (5-2-1)5 D East made 5 -4004 C East made 5 -150


8. 2012 World Championship QualifyingClosedSwitzerlandOpenNetherlands
Board 18
E-W Vul
S A 8
H Q 8 7 6 5 2
D J 7 3
C 8 5
Drijver
West

3 C

Lead
H J
C 2
D K
S K
S 10
S.Magnusson
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
3
9
3
2
Q
Brink
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
7
A
4
8
A
Nikolenkov
South
2 H
AP

4th
A
5
A
5
3
Wildavsky
West

3 C

Lead
D 2
C A
H 9
C 10
Muller
North
2 H
Pass

2nd
K
5
2
Q
Piedra
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
7
2
A
K
de Wijs
South
Pass
AP

4th
4
9
4
8
S Q 6 2
H 9 3
D K 6
C A K J 6 4 3
TableS J 9 5 4 3
H A K 10
D Q 4
C 10 7 2
S K 10 7
H J 4
D A 10 9 8 5 2
C Q 9
Not +1Not 42-7 (6-2-1)3 NT East made 4 -6303 NT East made 3 -600


9. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenSingaporeClosedItaly
Board 30
None Vul
S J 10 9 8 4 2
H K 10 7
D A 4
C 9 4
Bocchi
West

Dbl
Dbl

Lead
C A
C 6
H A
H 8
D A
Ng
North
2 D
2 S
Pass

2nd
3
Q
7
K
2
Madala
East
Pass
Pass
5 H

3rd
4
9
2
3
3
Krishnan
South
2 H
4 S
AP

4th
5
7
6
J
7
Tham
West

2 C
Pass

Lead
H 3
Sementa
North
Pass
2 S
Pass

2nd
Ong
East
Pass
Pass
Dbl

3rd
Duboin
South
Pass
4 S
AP

4th
S A K 5
H A 8
D K Q J 8 7
C K Q 3
TableS
H Q 9 5 4 3 2
D 6 5 2
C J 8 7 5
S Q 7 6 3
H J 6
D 10 9 3
C A 10 6 2
Multi +8Not 42-15 (6-3-1)5 H East down 1 +504 S× North down 2 -300


10. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenPolandClosedUSA
Board 26
Both Vul
S A 5 2
H A 10 9 6 5 3
D Q
C 7 4 2
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D A
D K
H 8
C 4
S 9
Narkiewicz
North
2 D
4 H
Dbl

2nd
5
8
4
J
2
Zia
East
2 S
4 S
AP

3rd
Q
H 3
A
Q
K
Buras
South
Dbl
Pass


4th
4
9
K
A
Q
Balicki
West

AP


Lead
D 4
Meckstroth
North
2 H



2nd
Zmudzinski
East
2 S



3rd
Rodwell
South
4 H



4th
S 9
H J 7 4
D J 10 8 5
C A 8 6 5 3
TableS K J 10 8 7 6 4 3
H K
D 9 4
C K J
S Q
H Q 8 2
D A K 7 6 3 2
C Q 10 9
Multi +7Not 42-22 (6-4-1)4 S× East down 1 +2004 H North down 1 -100


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11. 2012 World Championship QualifyingClosedFranceOpenPortugal
Board 4
Both Vul
S K Q J 9 6 3
H 6 5 2
D 7 4 2
C 9
Pratas
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 4
S A
S 10
S Q
S J
C 9
C K
C 3
Rombaut
North
2 D
3 C
3 H
4 C


2nd
2
5
7
D 8
D 9
4
8
10
Damaso
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
3
K
D 6
D Q
A
D 2
S 6
Lorenzini
South
2 NT
3 D
3 S
4 S


4th
A
2
4
8
C 2
6
5
Q
Toffier
West
Pass
Pass
AP



Lead
D A
D K
S 4
S 10
S K
C 9
J.Barbosa
North
2 S
3 S




2nd
6
Q
A
7
H 3
4
Pilon
East
Pass
Pass




3rd
3
5
5
J
H 9
A
Pinto
South
2 NT
4 S




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




Multi +2Not 42-24 (6-5-1)4 S South made 7 +7104 S North made 5 +650


12. 2012 World Championship QualifyingOpenSwedenClosedCanada
Board 12
E-W Vul
S Q 9 7 5 3 2
H 10 7 2
D A 8
C 9 3
Demuy
West

Dbl



Lead
H A
S K
H K
H Q
S 6
C K
D Q
S 3
C Q
C 8
Upmark
North
2 D
AP



2nd
2
2
7
10
Q
4
5
10
A
D 9
L'Ecuyer
East
Pass




3rd
6
4
4
3
A
2
2
C 7
D 4
S 5
Nystrom
South
2 S




4th
J
8
8
C 6
D 3
3
A
C 10
9
5
Bertheau
West

1 S
2 H
4 H

Lead
C 9
H 3
H K
H Q
S K
S 6
D.Wolpert
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

2nd
K
8
7
10
2
3
Cullin
East
1 C
1 NT
3 H


3rd
4
A
4
6
4
10
Amoils
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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





Not +4Not 46-24 (7-5-2)2 S× South down 4 -8004 H West made 5 -650


13. 2012 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedMonacoOpenFleisher
Board 40
None Vul
S 10 9 8 7 4 2
H 2
D 6 2
C A K Q 7
Kamil
West

2 S
4 H

Lead
S 6
H 7
H Q
Zimmermann
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
A
2
4
Fleisher
East
2 H
4 D


3rd
2
K
9
Multon
South
Pass
Pass


4th
3
3
S 4
Fantoni
West

3 NT


Lead
C K
C Q
C A
Martel
North
2 S
AP


2nd
J
H 5
H 6
Nunes
East
3 S



3rd
2
4
10
Zia
South
Pass



4th
3
6
8
S A K J
H A 9 7
D Q 8 7
C 9 8 6 3
TableS Q 3
H K Q 8 6 5
D A K J 10 5
C J
S 6 5
H J 10 4 3
D 9 4 3
C 10 5 4 2
Not +2Not 48-24 (8-5-4)4 H East made 6 -4803 NT West made 4 -430


14. 2012 Spingold Round of 16ClosedRosenthal npcOpenFleisher
Board 63
N-S Vul
S 5 4
H A Q 9 6 3 2
D 2
C J 9 8 5
Rosenberg
West

Pass

Lead
D 4
C 4
C 6
D 6
S 5
S 7
H 4
S Q
C 9
S J
Upmark
North
2 D
2 H

2nd
Q
5
10
H 2
A
K
7
8
H 5
10
Willenken
East
Dbl
AP

3rd
A
A
K
3
3
9
9
6
Q
C 7
Nystrom
South
Rdbl


4th
2
3
8
7
2
4
J
H 3
2
H 6
Fallenius
West

2 NT

Lead
H 10
S 5
D 4
D 5
H J
Zia
North
2 H
Pass

2nd
7
A
7
H 2
4
Fredin
East
Dbl
3 D

3rd
Q
3
A
K
8
Martel
South
Pass
AP

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



Not +6Not 54-24 (9-5-4)2 H North down 2 -2003 D East down 1 +50


15. 2012 USBC Round of 16OpenFleisherClosedWeinstein
Board 6
E-W Vul
S J 10 8 7 4 3
H 6 4 2
D K 10
C K 10
Gu
West
Pass
AP

Lead
D 2
H 9
D Q
S J
S A
H Q
Kamil
North
2 D


2nd
10
A
4
2
3
4
X.Shi
East
Pass


3rd
A
5
K
5
9
D 5
Fleisher
South
2 S


4th
6
2
3
Q
K
Levin
West
Pass
AP

Lead
H 9
C 5
S 4
C 2
D Q
C Q
D K
S J
Baseggio
North
2 S


2nd
A
4
9
10
2
8
3
2
Weinstein
East
Pass


3rd
J
K
K
J
10
3
6
5
Stark
South
4 S


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

Not +7Not 61-24 (10-5-6)2 S South made 3 +1404 S North made 4 +420


16. 2012 Vanderbilt Round of 32OpenVentinClosedNickell
Board 49
None Vul
S 7 6 4
H Q J 10 9 6 4
D 2
C K 10 6
Rodwell
West
Pass
Pass
3 S

Lead
H 3
D A
D 9
H K
H 8
Ventin
North
2 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
5
4
K
7
S 2
Meckstroth
East
3 C
Dbl
3 NT

3rd
10
3
6
4
Wrang
South
3 H
Pass
AP

4th
A
2
S 4
C 2
Muzzio
West
Pass
AP


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



2nd
Q
6
J
4
H 8
5
K
Bianchedi
East
3 C



3rd
A
Q
3
3
D 6
Q
2
Zia
South
3 H



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

Multi +4Not 61-28 (10-6-6)3 NT East down 2 +1003 H North down 1 -50


17. 2012 Vanderbilt Round of 32ClosedKranyakOpenBertheau
Board 2
E-W Vul
S A 5 3
H K J 10 7 6 2
D J 5 2
C 7
Bathurst
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 9
C K
C 10
H Q
H 3
D 4
Pachtman
North
2 D
3 S


2nd
7
4
8
4
8
6
Zagorin
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
D 2
D 5
2
K
A
Ginossar
South
2 NT
4 H


4th
Q
6
2
5
A
J
v.Prooijen
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S Q
H 2
H 3
D 3
D 7
D 4
Bertheau
North
2 H
3 C


2nd
7
5
8
6
5
Verhees
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
10
Q
10
A
K
Cullin
South
2 NT
4 H


4th
A
4
A
2
Q
S 10 6 4
H 9 8 4
D A 10 8 7
C 9 8 4
TableS Q J 9 2
H A 5
D K 9 4 3
C J 6 2
S K 8 7
H Q 3
D Q 6
C A K Q 10 5 3
Multi +1Not 61-29 (10-7-6)4 H South made 5 +4504 H North made 4 +420


18. 2011 Bermuda Bowl PlayoffOpenUSA1ClosedItaly
Board 1
None Vul
S Q 3
H Q J 9 7 6 5
D K 6 4
C 8 6
Versace
West

Dbl


Lead
H 2
D 8
D Q
D 6
C Q
D J
C K
H A
Fleisher
North
2 D
AP


2nd
Q
7
K
C 5
A
H 5
3
S 8
Lauria
East
Dbl



3rd
K
A
3
H 8
6
H 10
2
D 5
Kamil
South
2 H



4th
4
4
S 2
2
4
S 4
8
Stansby
West

4 D
5 D

Lead
S Q
S 3
S J
Bocchi
North
3 H
Pass
AP

2nd
9
K
5
Martel
East
Pass
4 NT


3rd
2
A
D K
Madala
South
Pass
Pass


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


Not +4Not 65-29 (11-7-7)2 H× South down 1 -1005 D West down 1 +50


19. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedIcelandOpenPoland
Board 23
Both Vul
S K 7 6 5 3 2
H 4 3
D K J 9
C J 5
Kalita
West

Pass
3 NT
AP

Lead
S 4
H 5
D 7
S 6
H 6
D Q
H 10
T.Jonsson
North
2 D
2 S
Pass


2nd
D 6
3
8
J
4
3
D 4
Gawrys
East
Pass
Pass
5 D


3rd
2
J
K
Q
Q
C 3
8
Baldursson
South
2 H
3 S
Dbl


4th
9
A
2
D A
7
9
S 3
Haraldsson
West

1 H
4 D


Lead
S 2
C 8
C 3
D 9
D 2
C 6
S 9
C 7
S J
C Q
Jassem
North
Pass
1 S
Pass


2nd
A
2
J
10
3
S 3
8
S 6
Q
M.Magnusson
East
Pass
3 D
4 H


3rd
4
K
9
7
A
H 2
H 6
H 10
H 8
Martens
South
Pass
3 S
AP


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





Multi +16Not 65-45 (11-8-7)5 D× East down 3 +8004 H West made 5 -650


20. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedEgyptOpenItaly
Board 18
E-W Vul
S K 7
H K Q 10 9 7 4
D Q 8 3
C 9 8
Bocchi
West

Pass


Lead
H J
H K
C A
C K
C 2
S 6
S 10
C 6
C 10
D 2
D 9
H 10
D 8
Nabil
North
2 D
2 H


2nd
6
A
7
J
Q
2
J
H 7
H 9
3
10
S 5
S 8
Madala
East
Dbl
2 NT


3rd
Q
5
3
4
5
K
Q
D 7
H 3
A
5
S 3
S 9
Saaid
South
Rdbl
AP


4th
2
8
8
9
H 4
A
7
D 4
D 6
K
Q
S 4
J
El Ahmady
West

2 C
3 C

Lead
H J
H 10
C A
S A
S 5
H K
H 9
H 7
H 4
D 3
Lauria
North
1 H
2 H
Pass

2nd
6
A
7
3
6
2
D 7
D 9
C 2
A
Sadek
East
Dbl
Dbl
3 NT

3rd
Q
5
3
2
4
D 4
D 6
D 10
D K
C J
Versace
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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







Not +10Not 75-45 (12-8-7)2 NT East made 3 -1503 NT East down 3 +300


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21. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenPolandClosedBrazil
Board 21
N-S Vul
S J 9 8
H A 10 8 7 5 3
D A 5 4
C 4
Campos
West

Pass
AP


Lead
C J
C K
H 5
H 4
S 8
D Q
Narkiewicz
North
2 D
Dbl



2nd
4
2
Q
J
7
2
Villas-Boas
East
3 C
Pass



3rd
Q
10
K
A
A
4
Buras
South
Pass
3 H



4th
3
H 3
2
C 6
2
K
Gawrys
West

1 D
3 S
Pass

Lead
C 4
S 2
C 5
D A
H 3
C 2
Brenner
North
Pass
1 H
4 H
Dbl

2nd
6
8
10
3
Q
S 10
Kalita
East
1 C
2 C
4 S
AP

3rd
7
Q
S 9
7
K
S J
Branco
South
Pass
3 C
Pass


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

Not +3Not 78-45 (13-9-7)3 H South made 5 +2004 S× West down 2 +300


22. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedEgyptOpenNetherlands
Board 23
Both Vul
S 5 2
H A J 8 7 6 3
D J 8 4
C A 5
de Wijs
West

Pass
Dbl


Lead
H 5
C A
C 5
S 6
C 7
H 8
S Q
S K
Saaid
North

2 D
Pass


2nd
2
4
K
A
10
10
H 3
H 6
Muller
East

Pass
2 S


3rd
A
3
6
3
S 5
9
4
7
Nabil
South
Pass
2 H
AP


4th
4
2
8
2
9
K
10
J
Sadek
West

Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
S 7
D 3
S 4
H 5
H A
D 8
C 8
H 3
Drijver
North

2 H
Pass


2nd
J
J
A
2
10
5
A
S 6
El Ahmady
East

Pass
2 S


3rd
Q
Q
3
J
9
6
4
Q
Brink
South
Pass
Pass
3 H


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



Not +1Not 79-45 (14-9-7)2 S East made 3 -1403 H North down 1 -100


23. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenEgyptClosedIsrael
Board 7
Both Vul
S 5 3
H K 9 8 6 4 2
D K
C K J 5 3
Zack
West

Pass
4 S

Lead
H 6
H 7
D 6
C 4
H 9
C 6
C 7
D 2
C 2
D J
S 9
Sadek
North
2 D
4 H
AP

2nd
3
S 2
K
8
S 4
10
5
10
J
S 7
3
Barel
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
2
A
Q
Q
A
S A
S Q
S 8
H 8
D 7
El Ahmady
South
3 S
Pass


4th
10
J
4
K
D 3
3
D 9
H 4
S 10
5
K
Nabil
West

3 S
AP

Lead
D K
C 4
H 8
D J
H 6
C A
C 2
D 9
S J
H 7
S 7
I.Herbst
North
1 H
4 H


2nd
A
8
3
3
J
3
5
S 9
5
S Q
Saaid
East
2 D
4 S


3rd
4
Q
A
S 3
Q
6
S 8
H 2
4
4
O.Herbst
South
3 D
Dbl


4th
6
K
10
2
S 2
10
S 10
5
K
D 7
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





Not +7Not 86-45 (15-9-8)4 S West down 2 +2004 S× West down 2 +500


24. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedIcelandOpenItaly
Board 22
N-S Vul
S K 6
H J 10 8 5 4 2
D K 5 2
C J 5
Sementa
West

AP


Lead
D J
H Q
D 10
S 7
H J
C 7
C 6
C 9
H 10
Jorgensen
North
2 D



2nd
2
K
K
3
7
5
K
4
Duboin
East
Pass



3rd
Q
2
H 3
J
S 5
A
2
H 4
Einarsson
South
2 H



4th
A
6
4
K
A
3
J
8
Baldursson
West

Pass
1 S

Lead
D Q
H 2
D J
S 7
H 10
C 2
Lauria
North
Pass
1 H
2 H

2nd
4
6
2
3
7
T.Jonsson
East
Pass
Dbl
AP

3rd
3
Q
H 3
J
C 3
Versace
South
1 D
Pass


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



Not +1Not 87-45 (16-9-8)2 H South made 2 +1102 H North made 3 +140


25. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenBulgariaClosedItaly
Board 4
Both Vul
S Q 10 8 5 4 3
H J 8 4
D A J
C 3 2
Duboin
West

Dbl
4 S
5 C
5 H
6 C

Lead
S 9
Aronov
North
2 D
3 S
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
Sementa
East
Dbl
4 C
4 NT
5 D
5 S


3rd
Q
Stefanov
South
3 H
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
Nanev
West

2 D
3 H
4 S



Lead
H 3
C A
D 6
H 4
Versace
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass



2nd
5
8
7
7
Mihov
East
1 C
3 C
4 C
5 C



3rd
J
4
K
10
Lauria
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP



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

Not +13Not 100-45 (17-9-8)6 C East made 6 -13705 C East made 6 -620


26. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenItalyClosedJapan
Board 29
Both Vul
S K 10 7 6 5 3
H 6 3
D Q 6 5 4
C A
Furuta
West

Pass
3 D
3 NT

Lead
S J
H K
Bocchi
North
2 D
2 S
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
2
Kaku
East
Dbl
2 NT
3 H
4 H

3rd
3
4
Madala
South
2 H
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
A
Duboin
West

3 D



Lead
D 8
H K
H Q
Ino
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
J
2
J
Sementa
East
2 NT
4 H



3rd
Q
4
7
Imakura
South
Pass
AP



4th
A
3
6
S 8 2
H A 10 9 7 4
D J 7
C Q 7 4 2
TableS A 9 4
H K Q 8 5
D A K 2
C K J 9
S Q J
H J 2
D 10 9 8 3
C 10 8 6 5 3
Multi +1Not 100-46 (17-10-8)4 H East made 5 -6504 H East made 6 -680


27. 2011 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenPolandClosedEgypt
Board 3
E-W Vul
S 5
H J 8 5 4 3 2
D A 6 5
C Q 6 3
Sadek
West

Pass


Lead
H 10
Kalita
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
El Ahmady
East
2 S



3rd
Gawrys
South
Pass



4th
Jassem
West

1 H
2 S

Lead
H 10
S A
S 3
H 7
S Q
H Q
D 2
D 3
Saaid
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
6
6
K
K
H 3
5
5
7
Martens
East
1 D
1 S
4 S

3rd
8
2
4
2
7
C 8
K
J
Nabil
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Multi +10Not 100-56 (17-11-8)2 S East made 4 -1704 S East made 4 -620


28. 2011 USBC SemifinalClosedWellandOpenDiamond
Board 16
E-W Vul
S 2
H K Q J 9 6 3
D J 7 6
C 9 6 2
Diamond
West
Pass
5 D
Dbl

Lead
D 4
S A
S 10
D 7
S J
D J
S 3
H J
H Q
C 2
C A
Schermer
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
6
4
8
8
D Q
A
H 4
5
C 4
7
Platnick
East
3 D
Pass


3rd
K
2
H 3
H 10
H 6
H A
H 9
S 6
S 7
J
Chambers
South
4 S
5 H


4th
H 2
5
Q
3
K
10
D 2
7
8
Q
Welland
West
Pass
4 D
AP

Lead
D A
S A
S J
C 6
H 4
S 3
C 2
Moss
North
2 H
Pass


2nd
H 2
4
8
7
3
C 3
4
Bramley
East
3 D
Pass


3rd
3
2
H J
K
5
H 6
8
Gitelman
South
3 S
4 H


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





Multi +6Not 100-62 (18-12-8)5 H× South made 5 +6504 H North made 4 +420


29. 2011 USBC Round of 16OpenSilversteinClosedWolfson
Board 120
None Vul
S Q 8
H A J 10 9 5 3
D 8 2
C K 10 4
Cohen
West

Pass
3 NT

Lead
H J
H A
H 3
D 7
S 3
S 2
H 5
H 9
H 10
D 8
D 9
J.Levin
North

2 D
AP

2nd
8
K
D 3
2
5
Q
S 7
S 9
S J
Q
C 8
Wolfson
East

Dbl


3rd
4
2
D 4
K
K
4
D 6
D J
S A
C 5
A
Meyers
South
Pass
2 H


4th
6
7
Q
5
8
10
S 6
C 2
C 3
10
Silverstein
West

Pass


Lead
D K
D 3
D A
H A
H J
D Q
C K
S 7
C Q
H.Weinstein
North

2 H


2nd
4
5
H 3
8
K
J
A
5
4
Rosenthal
East

AP


3rd
7
10
9
2
4
C 6
5
K
7
Garner
South
Pass



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





Multi +6Not 100-68 (18-13-8)3 NT West down 3 +1502 H North down 2 -100


30. 2010 Spingold SemifinalClosedZaleskiOpenMeltzer
Board 34
E-W Vul
S Q 8
H J 8 7 6 4 3
D Q 8
C Q 10 9
Berkowitz
West

AP


Lead
S 6
H 3
C 6
C 3
C 7
H 4
C 8
D K
Bompis
North
2 D



2nd
8
2
9
J
Q
A
D 2
Q
Sontag
East
Pass



3rd
2
D 4
A
K
5
S 3
H K
5
Pilon
South
2 H



4th
4
5
2
10
4
10
D 8
A
Multon
West

Pass
3 NT

Lead
H 8
H K
S 2
D 8
H 5
H Q
D 7
H 7
H 4
S 8
D A
C J
S K
Fantoni
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
6
3
5
3
D 4
6
C 3
C 5
7
C 7
K
C Q
Quantin
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
S 4
A
J
10
9
D 3
9
C 4
S 9
A
C 9
10
C A
Nunes
South
2 S
Pass


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







Not +7Not 107-68 (19-13-10)2 H South down 2 -1003 NT West down 2 +200


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31. 2010 Spingold Round of 16Closedde Knijff npcOpenFleisher
Board 33
None Vul
S J 10 8 5 4 2
H A Q J
D 7 4 2
C 8
Fleisher
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D A
D Q
S A
S K
Fredin
North
2 D
2 S
4 S

2nd
5
K
3
6
Kamil
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
8
2
4
Fallenius
South
2 H
3 S


4th
2
4
7
9
Aronov
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 5
C A
S 2
S K
H 3
H 6
Weinstein
North
2 S
3 D


2nd
3
S 8
7
6
2
7
Stefanov
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
Q
4
Q
4
Q
8
Levin
South
2 NT
3 S


4th
8
6
3
9
K
A
S 6 3
H 10 8 4 2
D 8 6
C A K Q 9 2
TableS 9 7
H K 6 5
D A Q J 10 3
C J 5 4
S A K Q
H 9 7 3
D K 9 5
C 10 7 6 3
Not +5Not 112-68 (20-13-12)4 S North down 1 -503 S North made 3 +140


32. 2010 USBC QuarterfinalOpenRobinsonClosedFleisher
Board 105
N-S Vul
S K 2
H K Q J 5 4 3
D J 10
C 7 6 3
Weinstein
West
Pass


Lead
S 3
H K
Stewart
North
2 D


2nd
8
8
Levin
East
3 NT


3rd
K
6
Woolsey
South
AP


4th
4
7
Doub
West
Pass
2 NT

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

2nd
8
10
A
10
S 3
S 5
S 6
9
Wildavsky
East
Dbl
3 NT

3rd
9
6
C 5
8
4
9
D 3
A
Fleisher
South
Pass
AP

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

Not +10Not 122-68 (21-13-12)3 NT East made 3 -4003 NT West down 1 +50


33. 2010 USBC QuarterfinalClosedRobinsonOpenFleisher
Board 51
E-W Vul
S K 9 8 6 3 2
H Q 7
D 9 6
C K Q 5
Kamil
West

Pass

Lead
D J
C 2
D 3
S 4
S 3
D A
S 5
S 8
S 2
S 6
Woolsey
North
2 D
4 S

2nd
Q
7
K
10
J
7
D 8
D 10
H 2
H 9
Fleisher
East
Pass
AP

3rd
4
Q
2
K
A
C 5
9
H 5
H 6
H 8
Stewart
South
4 D


4th
6
A
9
7
Q
5
H 3
C 3
H 4
C 9
Doub
West

AP

Lead
D 5
S 4
S 2
C 2
D 3
D A
S 5
Levin
North
2 S


2nd
Q
10
J
3
K
7
Wildavsky
East
Pass


3rd
2
K
A
Q
4
C 5
Weinstein
South
4 S


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



Multi +1Not 122-69 (21-14-13)4 S North made 6 +4804 S North made 5 +450


34. 2010 Rosenblum PlayoffOpenZimmermannClosedWolfson
Board 8
None Vul
S J 9 8 7 6 5
H K
D K 7 2
C 9 6 3
Wolfson
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H Q
C Q
H 4
S 6
C 2
H 6
C 9
D A
D 3
S 8
Zimmermann
North
2 D
3 D


2nd
K
A
8
3
6
9
10
5
8
Q
Cohen
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
5
S 5
K
8
S 7
S 10
2
K
Multon
South
2 NT
4 S


4th
3
3
5
A
S 4
7
4
9
10
Nunes
West

2 H


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


2nd
9
2
8
10
A
K
Fantoni
East
1 NT



3rd
A
3
K
H 3
5
A
Rosenberg
South
2 D



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




Multi +11Not 122-80 (21-15-13)4 S South made 4 +4202 H West made 2 -110


35. 2010 Rosenblum SemifinalOpenWolfsonClosedNickell
Board 26
Both Vul
S K 4
H Q J 6 4 3 2
D 9
C 9 8 7 2
Rodwell
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 7
H Q
H 10
D A
D K
D 3
C 2
Pachtman
North
2 D
3 C



2nd
9
K
S 3
5
10
Q
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
8
A
2
S 4
S K
H 3
Ginossar
South
2 NT
4 H



4th
2
5
9
6
S 2
S 5
Rosenberg
West

1 S
Pass
AP

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


2nd
4
7
7
5
10
9
Willenken
East
Pass
4 S
Pass


3rd
5
A
3
9
H 2
7
Nickell
South
1 D
4 NT
5 H


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


Multi +1Not 122-81 (21-16-14)4 H South made 6 +6805 H North made 5 +650


36. 2010 Rosenblum Round of 64ClosedBelgium CoorOpenCayne
Board 7
Both Vul
S J 4
H A Q 8 7 6 3
D Q 6 5
C 10 9
Balicki
West

Dbl

Lead
H 5
S 8
C K
S 2
C Q
S 10
D 9
D A
S 5
de Donder
North
2 D
AP

2nd
3
3
9
A
10
D 5
8
Q
H 6
Zmudzinski
East
Pass


3rd
10
Q
5
J
3
H 2
K
10
H J
Coenraets
South
2 H


4th
4
4
A
C 7
6
7
6
J
K
Dehaye
West

1 S

Lead
C 10
C 6
S A
S Q
D J
S 10
S 9
H 5
Versace
North
Pass
AP

2nd
2
K
4
J
A
H 6
H 3
Engel
East
Pass


3rd
A
9
8
C 5
5
C 7
H 2
Lauria
South
Pass


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


Not +12Not 134-81 (22-16-16)2 H× South down 3 -8001 S West made 3 -140


37. 2010 Rosenblum QualifyingOpenZenClosedNickell
Board 8
None Vul
S Q 5
H A Q J 7 4 3
D 7 5 4
C 10 9
Zia
West

AP

Lead
C 4
D 2
H 2
H A
H 3
Tse
North
2 D


2nd
9
Q
6
10
K
Hamman
East
Pass


3rd
A
J
Q
D 6
C 7
Huang
South
2 H


4th
5
4
5
8
9
K.Chiu
West

Pass

Lead
S 4
C 10
C 4
S 6
H 2
C 3
H A
H 3
Nickell
North
2 H
3 H

2nd
8
2
9
A
6
K
5
10
Yeung
East
Pass
AP

3rd
10
5
A
2
Q
H 8
D 6
S 9
Katz
South
2 NT


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

Multi +2Not 134-83 (22-17-16)2 H South made 5 +2003 H North made 3 +140


38. 2010 Rosenblum QualifyingClosedOnixOpenNickell
Board 6
N-S Vul
S 2
H A J 10 7 6 2
D Q 9 5
C J 6 2
Hamman
West

Pass
AP


Lead
S J
H Q
H 3
C 2
D 2
Micescu
North
2 D
3 C



2nd
2
4
5
7
K
Zia
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
6
2
A
K
5
Lungu
South
2 NT
4 H



4th
Q
8
C 3
5
4
Mihai
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 8
H 3
S 2
C A
C K
S A
C 8
H 10
Meckstroth
North
2 H
3 H
4 H


2nd
K
5
3
5
10
9
Q
D 3
Weinstock
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
J
Q
2
6
C J
H 7
9
Rodwell
South
2 NT
4 C
6 H


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



Not +13Not 147-83 (23-17-17)4 H South made 6 +6806 H North made 6 +1430


39. 2010 Rosenblum QualifyingClosedMahaffeyOpenBrazil34
Board 16
E-W Vul
S Q 10 9 8 7 6
H 7 4 2
D Q 7 5
C 4
Magalhaes
West
Pass



Lead
S J
C Q
S 4
D 5
D 10
D 3
H 4
C 10
C 8
Fu
North
2 D



2nd
2
A
5
J
6
2
5
5
J
Moreira
East
2 NT



3rd
Q
3
6
A
7
9
J
S 7
Zhao
South
AP



4th
K
4
3
4
K
Q
3
K
Lev
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 10
H 5
S 4
H Q
S J
D 9
Rodrigues
North
Pass
1 S
2 H

2nd
2
8
2
K
A
5
Pszczola
East
1 D
1 NT
AP

3rd
A
3
6
D 4
7
Nader
South
1 H
Dbl


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



Multi +4Not 147-87 (23-18-17)2 NT East down 1 +1002 H South down 1 -50


40. 2010 Rosenblum QualifyingOpenConsus Red PolandClosedZimmermann
Board 31
N-S Vul
S K 7 3
H K Q J 9 6 2
D J 6
C 8 6
Helness
West

Pass
3 C

Lead
H K
H 10
H J
H 9
S 9
S 7
S 10
C 4
Zadroga
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
3
Q
8
C K
4
8
D 8
2
Helgemo
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
S 5
4
D 2
C A
K
A
3
9
Walczak
South
2 H
Pass


4th
A
S 2
5
7
6
Q
J
6
Nowosadzki
West

Pass


Lead
D A
C 4
C 10
C 3
D 3
D 4
C J
H A
Nunes
North
2 H
2 NT


2nd
2
2
8
A
7
9
H 9
J
Filipowicz
East
Pass
AP


3rd
8
9
K
Q
J
10
H 8
3
Fantoni
South
2 S



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


Multi +6Not 147-93 (23-19-17)3 C West down 1 +502 NT North down 2 -200


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41. 2010 Vanderbilt FinalClosedFleisherOpenZimmermann
Board 11
None Vul
S 8 4 2
H J 10 8 7 5 2
D Q 2
C 9 7
Multon
West

2 NT

Lead
C 9
D 3
C Q
H A
H 6
S 6
D 4
Fleisher
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
A
6
7
Q
K
4
J
Zimmermann
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
3
K
2
8
2
A
Kamil
South
2 H
AP

4th
5
2
K
3
4
3
Levin
West

1 NT

Lead
S 2
D 8
C Q
S 5
H K
S 10
H Q
Helgemo
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
6
7
Q
2
K
5
Weinstein
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
3
K
2
4
3
8
4
Helness
South
1 S
AP

4th
6
2
K
J
A
D 3
6
S K Q 6
H K Q
D K 10 9 5
C Q J 6 5
TableS A J
H 9 4 3
D 8 7 4 3
C A 10 4 2
S 10 9 7 5 3
H A 6
D A J 6
C K 8 3
Multi +3Not 147-96 (23-20-17)3 NT West down 3 +1503 NT West down 1 +50


42. 2010 Vanderbilt SemifinalOpenZimmermannClosedStrul
Board 3
E-W Vul
S K 10 7 4 3 2
H Q 9 3
D Q
C 8 5 4
Saelensminde
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
S 6
S 8
D 3
H 3
S J
D K
C 7
C J
C 3
Zimmermann
North
2 D
2 S
AP

2nd
5
3
6
4
4
8
9
8
S 7
Brogeland
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
A
C 2
Q
K
D 4
C 5
K
6
Q
Multon
South
2 H
4 S


4th
2
9
2
A
Q
A
4
D 5
D 7
Helness
West

3 D
Pass

Lead
C J
S 6
S J
H 7
S 8
H 4
D Q
H 5
D K
Becker
North
Pass
4 S
Pass

2nd
4
9
3
6
K
2
A
K
Helgemo
East
1 C
5 C
Dbl

3rd
A
A
D 2
A
D 4
10
3
8
Strul
South
2 D
5 D
AP

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



Multi +7Not 147-103 (23-21-17)4 S× North down 3 -5005 D× South down 4 -800


43. 2010 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalClosedOnstottOpenZimmermann
Board 47
N-S Vul
S A 10 9 7 5 4
H Q 10 4
D
C Q 9 5 2
Helness
West

3 C

Lead
H 2
H 10
H 9
S K
C 2
H K
Sadek
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
7
3
S 3
D 9
10
Helgemo
East
Dbl
3 NT

3rd
Q
J
4
6
A
El Ahmady
South
Pass
AP

4th
6
S 2
A
A
3
Krekorian
West

3 NT

Lead
H 5
H 10
H K
S K
C 10
M.Bessis
North
2 S
AP

2nd
7
6
C 3
D 4
A
Casen
East
2 NT


3rd
Q
J
4
3
4
T.Bessis
South
Pass


4th
3
S 2
A
7
2
S 8 6 3 2
H 7
D Q 2
C K J 7 6 4 3
TableS K Q J
H A 8 6 3
D A K J 10 5
C 10
S
H K J 9 5 2
D 9 8 7 6 4 3
C A 8
Multi +2Not 147-105 (23-22-17)3 NT East down 2 +1003 NT East down 1 +50


44. 2010 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalClosedZaleskiOpende Knijff
Board 6
E-W Vul
S 6
H K J 9 6 4 2
D 8 7
C Q J 7 5
de Knijff
West
Pass
AP

Lead
C 8
S 10
D 4
S 9
D 8
S 3
H K
H Q
Quantin
North
2 D


2nd
Q
J
A
4
H 3
5
A
D 2
Wrang
East
Pass


3rd
K
6
3
H 2
5
7
D 9
D J
Bompis
South
2 H


4th
A
Q
7
2
6
H 4
8
Zaleski
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
C K
S 10
C 3
S A
D 7
S 9
D 8
S 8
C Q
S Q
C J
Nystrom
North
2 H


2nd
A
K
5
5
4
7
H 5
D 5
H 7
D 9
H 10
Pilon
East
Pass


3rd
8
6
H 3
4
A
H 6
2
J
4
C 9
10
Bertheau
South
Pass


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




Not +2Not 149-105 (24-22-17)2 H South down 2 -1002 H North down 1 -50


45. 2009 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedBulgariaOpenItaly
Board 56
None Vul
S K Q 9 8 6 4
H 8 3 2
D 9 2
C J 6
Nunes
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 5
H K
S 2
C 9
C Q
S J
D K
D 10
Danailov
North
2 D
3 H


2nd
2
A
3
K
J
C 4
7
J
Fantoni
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
6
K
A
10
4
9
S 8
Karakolev
South
2 NT
4 S


4th
6
2
A
6
S 7
5
3
4
Aronov
West

AP


Lead
H K
S 2
D A
C 10
H 7
Versace
North
2 S



2nd
A
3
6
K
2
Stefanov
East
Pass



3rd
6
Q
5
A
S 5
Lauria
South
4 S



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


Multi +10Not 149-115 (24-23-17)4 S South made 4 +4204 S North down 1 -50


46. 2009 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalOpenBulgariaClosedItaly
Board 15
N-S Vul
S A J 8 7 4 3
H Q 4
D 9
C 10 8 6 3
Lauria
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 2
D A
D 3
S 7
D 4
S A
H 4
Danailov
North
2 D
3 H


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


3rd
9
9
S 4
Q
S J
C 2
A
Karakolev
South
2 NT
3 S


4th
K
2
7
6
J
10
5
Trendafilov
West

1 H
4 H

Lead
S 6
D A
D 3
S 7
D 4
S A
H 4
Nunes
North
Pass
2 H
4 S

2nd
3
10
K
9
Q
H 2
3
Karaivanov
East
Pass
3 H
AP

3rd
5
9
S 4
Q
S J
C 2
A
Fantoni
South
1 D
3 S


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

Not +10Not 159-115 (25-23-17)3 S South made 5 +2004 S South made 5 +650


47. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QuarterfinalOpenChinaClosedNorway
Board 18
E-W Vul
S Q J 10 9 5 4
H 6 5
D J 3
C 7 6 5
Lindqvist
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 5
C Q
C 2
D A
S A
S 6
H 5
L.Yang
North
2 D
4 H


2nd
3
K
6
S 8
2
C 3
4
Brogeland
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
A
J
4
4
Q
Q
Dai
South
4 C
4 S


4th
9
5
9
J
3
D 7
K
Fu
West

Dbl


Lead
D K
C Q
C 3
H 3
C 2
Saelensminde
North
2 S
AP


2nd
9
K
7
Q
5
Zhao
East
Dbl



3rd
4
A
J
K
S 3
Austberg
South
4 S



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

Multi +6Not 159-121 (25-24-17)4 S South down 1 -504 S× North down 2 -300


48. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenUSA1ClosedItaly
Board 5
N-S Vul
S 10 8 6 5 4 3
H A 5 4
D 4
C 7 5 3
Duboin
West

Dbl
4 D
Dbl

Lead
H 9
S K
D A
H 3
C 8
C 9
C 2
Stewart
North
2 D
Rdbl
Pass
AP

2nd
4
7
3
10
3
Q
7
Sementa
East
2 NT
3 H
Pass


3rd
J
3
Q
S J
A
K
J
Woolsey
South
3 C
Dbl
4 S


4th
K
A
4
5
4
5
6
Wildavsky
West

5 D



Lead
S K
S 9
H 7
D 4
D 3
H Q
D 7
H J
H 8
C K
Fantoni
North
Pass
AP



2nd
7
Q
9
5
6
K
S 4
2
10
3
Doub
East
1 D




3rd
6
J
A
K
S 3
D Q
A
C 2
D 8
9
Nunes
South
1 H




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





Not +14Not 173-121 (26-24-18)4 S× South down 3 -8005 D East down 2 +100


49. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenUSA1ClosedArgentina
Board 8
None Vul
S J 10 9 8 7 2
H A 7
D J 9 6
C Q J
Bianchedi
West

AP

Lead
C 5
S J
D 4
D 7
D 3
S 6
C 3
D 8
Boyd
North
2 D


2nd
Q
Q
2
9
Q
A
J
Muzzio
East
Pass


3rd
4
3
K
A
5
2
S K
Robinson
South
2 S


4th
7
5
6
10
J
4
2
Woolsey
West

4 H

Lead
C K
S 6
H 10
C Q
H Q
S K
Lambardi
North
2 S
AP

2nd
3
A
A
H J
3
3
Stewart
East
3 H


3rd
J
2
2
2
6
5
Ventin
South
Pass


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

Multi +9Not 173-130 (26-25-19)2 S South down 1 -504 H East made 5 -450


50. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenUSA1ClosedArgentina
Board 13
Both Vul
S 5
H K 9 8 4 3 2
D 10 9 3
C A J 2
Muzzio
West
Pass
AP


Lead
C 3
S 5
S K
S Q
C 4
H 3
C Q
H K
D K
D 8
C 6
Robinson
North
2 D



2nd
A
6
J
H 10
H 2
6
H 8
A
A
Q
H 4
Bianchedi
East
Pass



3rd
7
A
C 2
C J
K
J
D 7
D 5
4
9
H 7
Boyd
South
2 H



4th
9
8
2
3
8
Q
10
5
3
2
S 4
Stewart
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 4
C 8
D 7
D 6
D 8
C 9
S 5
S K
S Q
H J
S 10
H 6
H 5
Ventin
North
2 H
3 C


2nd
3
3
5
10
C 4
5
2
J
C 6
Q
4
S 9
9
Woolsey
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
2
Q
2
H 2
J
A
H 3
H 4
K
C Q
10
S 7
Lambardi
South
2 S
3 NT


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







Multi +5Not 173-135 (26-26-19)2 H South made 2 +1103 NT South down 1 -100


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51. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedGermanyOpenNetherlands
Board 16
N-S Vul
S A K J 10 6 2
H 10
D 10 8 7 4 3
C 10
Bakkeren
West

2 NT

Lead
S J
C A
C K
H K
S 7
S A
S K
S 6
S 2
D 3
Smirnov
North
2 D
AP

2nd
4
10
D 8
10
8
C 7
H 4
H 9
D 5
6
Bertens
East
Pass


3rd
3
2
4
2
10
D 2
D 9
D J
H 3
A
Piekarek
South
2 S


4th
Q
3
5
A
5
9
H 5
H 8
C 6
K
Kirmse
West

Dbl

Lead
H 4
S 3
S K
D 4
Brink
North
4 S
AP

2nd
A
8
5
6
Gromoeller
East
Pass


3rd
7
A
7
A
Drijver
South
Pass


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



Not +12Not 185-135 (27-26-19)2 NT West down 2 +1004 S× North made 4 +790


52. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedChinaOpenUSA2
Board 14
None Vul
S A 9 8 7 3 2
H 8 7
D K 10 4
C 9 2
Hamman
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D Q
C 5
C 10
C A
S A
Zhuang
North
2 D
3 S


2nd
2
9
8
S 9
Q
Zia
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
K
Q
4
4
W.Wang
South
3 H
4 S


4th
4
3
2
J
6
Fu
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D Q
C 6
C 10
C A
S A
Meckstroth
North
2 S
3 D


2nd
2
9
8
S 7
Q
Zhao
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
K
Q
4
4
Rodwell
South
2 NT
3 S


4th
4
3
2
J
6
S 10 6
H 9 5 2
D A 5 3
C A Q 7 6 5
TableS Q
H J 10 6 4 3
D Q J 7 6
C K 10 4
S K J 5 4
H A K Q
D 9 8 2
C J 8 3
Multi +6Not 185-141 (27-27-19)4 S North made 4 +4203 S North made 4 +170


53. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingClosedArgentinaOpenIndia
Board 5
E-W Vul
S J 6
H A J 9 7 4 2
D 4
C J 9 5 4
Satyanarayana
West
Pass
Pass
5 D
AP

Lead
H A
H 2
C 3
D A
D 8
S 10
D Q
Ventin
North
2 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
5
10
6
9
J
K
Nadar
East
Dbl
Dbl
Pass


3rd
8
K
J
2
J
Q
Lambardi
South
3 H
Pass
Dbl


4th
10
Q
A
4
H 4
K
Muzzio
West
Pass
4 D



Lead
H A
H 2
C 3
D A
D 3
D K
C Q
H 6
S 9
S 2
S 7
C 10
C 7
Chokshi
North
2 H
Pass



2nd
3
5
2
6
9
H 7
4
D 5
6
10
8
5
J
Bianchedi
East
Dbl
5 D



3rd
8
K
9
2
J
8
6
9
Q
J
D 7
8
K
Venkataraman
South
3 H
AP



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








Multi +7Not 185-148 (27-28-21)5 D× West down 2 +5005 D West down 2 +200


54. 2009 Bermuda Bowl QualifyingOpenNorwayClosedAustralia
Board 10
Both Vul
S K 10 3
H J 10 9 8 7 6
D 9 4
C K 4
Thomson
West

2 NT


Lead
H J
D J
D Q
D 10
D 3
S 6
S 10
S J
H 4
Lindqvist
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
2
4
5
7
A
Q
C 2
3
Brightling
East
Pass
3 NT


3rd
5
K
S 5
S 8
H 3
K
2
C 6
Brogeland
South
2 H
AP


4th
A
2
9
H 10
H 6
4
A
7
Saelensminde
West

2 S
3 NT

Lead
H J
D J
D Q
C 5
C 4
Appleton
North
2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
2
4
A
3
6
Austberg
East
Pass
3 D


3rd
5
K
H 3
K
A
Reynolds
South
Pass
Pass


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



Multi +1Not 185-149 (27-29-22)3 NT West made 3 -6003 NT West made 4 -630


55. 2009 Spingold SemifinalOpenLynchClosedMeltzer
Board 57
E-W Vul
S K Q 10 8 6 2
H 5 3
D A 10 9
C 6 2
Berkowitz
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 4
S 7
H 6
S 3
Gromov
North
2 D
3 H


2nd
2
4
A
5
Cohen
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
K
7
10
Dubinin
South
2 S
4 S


4th
A
A
3
J
Zmudzinski
West

AP


Lead
C K
S 3
Sontag
North
2 S



2nd
A
5
Balicki
East
Pass



3rd
7
K
Helness
South
4 S



4th
2
A
S 5 4
H Q 9 7
D 8 4 3
C J 9 7 5 4
TableS A J
H 10 8 6 4 2
D 7 6 5 2
C K 8
S 9 7 3
H A K J
D K Q J
C A Q 10 3
Not +1Not 186-149 (28-29-22)4 S South made 5 +4504 S North made 6 +480


56. 2009 Spingold SemifinalClosedJansmaOpenDiamond
Board 30
None Vul
S 2
H K Q 10 9 8 3
D J 10 4 3
C K J
Greco
West

AP

Lead
D A
D 8
C 7
C J
H 5
H J
D 3
C 6
H Q
S A
v.Prooijen
North
2 D


2nd
4
10
2
10
3
4
7
5
7
Hampson
East
Pass


3rd
2
K
K
4
2
K
S 5
S 2
C Q
Verhees
South
2 S


4th
6
S 4
8
A
A
6
5
3
S 10
Ekeblad
West

AP

Lead
S 6
C A
D A
D 5
C 6
D 3
C Q
S 5
Moss
North
3 H


2nd
7
J
4
10
2
2
5
10
Granovetter
East
Pass


3rd
A
3
7
K
K
H J
D J
Gitelman
South
4 H


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



Not +10Not 196-149 (29-29-22)2 S South down 1 -504 H North made 4 +420


57. 2009 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedSchermerOpenMeltzer
Board 59
None Vul
S K 4
H K 10 9 8 7 5
D J 3
C Q 10 7
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 4
H A
H J
C 2
D Q
S 6
D 6
D K
S 2
C K
Chambers
North
2 D
3 C
3 NT

2nd
3
4
2
4
A
7
2
H 9
4
3
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
9
5
7
Q
5
K
8
S 3
J
7
Schermer
South
2 NT
3 H


4th
10
6
3
A
J
A
H 8
7
Q
5
Polowan
West

AP


Lead
D 6
S 7
S J
H 5
C 4
S 3
Sontag
North
2 H



2nd
2
4
9
3
7
Q
Morgan
East
Dbl



3rd
K
A
2
J
A
5
Helness
South
3 H



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




Not +7Not 203-149 (30-29-23)3 NT South down 3 -1503 H North made 3 +140


58. 2009 Spingold QuarterfinalClosedLynchOpenRigal
Board 39
Both Vul
S 10 3
H J 9 8 6 4 3
D A 3 2
C K 9
S.Blanchard
West
Pass
AP


Lead
S 8
D 7
H 5
H K
C 8
Dubinin
North
2 D



2nd
3
K
2
7
9
B.Blanchard
East
Pass



3rd
A
4
3
A
A
Gromov
South
2 H



4th
7
2
10
J
Zmudzinski
West
Pass
1 D
1 NT

Lead
H 6
C 8
C J
Aker
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
10
K
Q
Balicki
East
1 C
1 S


3rd
7
A
4
Milgrim
South
Pass
Pass


4th
Q
3
9
S 9 8 5
H A Q 2
D 9 6 4
C 10 8 7 4
TableS A 6 4 2
H K 10
D J 8 7
C A J 6 2
S K Q J 7
H 7 5
D K Q 10 5
C Q 5 3
Multi +5Not 203-154 (30-30-23)2 H South made 2 +1101 NT West made 1 -90


59. 2009 USBC FinalOpenRobinsonClosedFleisher
Board 64
N-S Vul
S Q 10 9 7 5 2
H J 6 2
D K Q J
C 10
Fleisher
West

Pass
3 D

Lead
H 3
H 6
Stewart
North

2 D
Pass

2nd
8
5
Kamil
East

3 C
3 NT

3rd
J
Woolsey
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
4
Wildavsky
West

Pass
3 S

Lead
H 7
C 2
Weichsel
North

2 S
Pass

2nd
8
6
Doub
East

3 C
3 NT

3rd
J
A
Ekeblad
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
Q
10
S J 8 3
H 9 8
D A 9 7 6
C A 9 7 5
TableS A K
H Q 5 4
D 10 5
C K J 8 4 3 2
S 6 4
H A K 10 7 3
D 8 4 3 2
C Q 6
Multi +10Not 203-164 (30-31-24)3 NT East down 1 +503 NT East made 4 -430


60. 2009 USBC FinalOpenRobinsonClosedFleisher
Board 71
Both Vul
S J 10 6 5 4 3
H 10 5
D A K 8
C 10 2
Kamil
West
Pass
Pass
3 C

Lead
H 10
S 9
D 2
H 5
H J
D 7
S 7
C 5
H 9
C Q
Woolsey
North
2 D
2 S
AP

2nd
Q
3
3
6
D 5
C 3
4
A
C J
10
Fleisher
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
K
A
10
7
D 8
A
C 4
7
S 5
6
Stewart
South
2 H
Pass


4th
A
2
K
2
3
4
K
2
8
8
Doub
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
D 4
S 3
H 6
Ekeblad
North
2 S
3 S


2nd
3
A
4
Wildavsky
East
Pass
AP


3rd
10
2
A
Weichsel
South
3 C



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




Not +7Not 210-164 (31-31-24)3 C West made 3 -1103 S North made 4 +170


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61. 2009 USBC FinalOpenRobinsonClosedFleisher
Board 19
N-S Vul
S K 10 9 8 4 2
H J 10 8
D
C K 10 9 2
Weichsel
West
Pass
3 C
Pass
5 C

Lead
S 9
S J
C J
H 7
D 6
D A
D 9
C 10
Woolsey
North
2 D
Pass
3 S
Dbl

2nd
5
C 3
K
3
H J
4
H 2
7
Ekeblad
East
Pass
Pass
4 C
AP

3rd
A
8
A
A
J
H 8
C 2
Stewart
South
2 H
3 H
4 S


4th
6
7
5
10
Q
2
3
Wildavsky
West
Pass
1 H
5 H
Dbl

Lead
H K
H 7
C 6
Granovetter
North
Pass
1 S
5 S
AP

2nd
5
3
9
Doub
East
1 D
2 H
Pass


3rd
2
A
A
Rubin
South
Pass
4 S
Pass


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



Multi +12Not 210-176 (31-32-24)5 C× West down 3 +5005 S× North down 1 -200


62. 2009 USBC FinalOpenRobinsonClosedFleisher
Board 15
E-W Vul
S A 9 3
H K J 10 5 4 2
D 2
C 9 7 4
Weichsel
West
Pass
3 NT


Lead
H 3
C J
S 2
S 9
Boyd
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
A
7
K
J
Ekeblad
East
Dbl
6 D


3rd
10
6
A
Q
Robinson
South
3 H
AP


4th
Q
K
7
6
Woolsey
West
Pass
Pass
6 D

Lead
S 2
C 7
Fleisher
North
2 H
Pass
Dbl

2nd
6
A
Stewart
East
3 H
5 D
AP

3rd
A
3
Kamil
South
4 H
Pass


4th
J
2
S K 10 6
H A 9 6
D 10 7
C Q J 8 5 2
TableS J 7
H Q
D A K Q J 9 5 4 3
C A 6
S Q 8 5 4 2
H 8 7 3
D 8 6
C K 10 3
Multi +17Not 210-193 (31-33-24)6 D East down 2 +2006 D× East made 6 -1540


63. 2009 USBC QuarterfinalOpenFleisherClosedOzdil
Board 74
Both Vul
S
H Q J 10 9 6 3
D A 4 3 2
C Q 9 6
Lair
West

AP


Lead
H 7
C 6
C 5
H 8
C 3
C J
S K
D 6
H J
D J
S 8
Rubin
North
2 D



2nd
Q
2
9
A
A
H 6
A
A
K
Q
9
Ozdil
East
Pass



3rd
4
8
K
5
Q
D 10
D 2
5
S J
3
2
Granovetter
South
2 S



4th
2
10
7
3
4
S 6
3
7
D 8
K
Ekeblad
West

Dbl
AP

Lead
S K
S Q
C 8
D 5
H 9
D 3
C 2
C 10
C 5
D J
H A
X.Shi
North
2 H
Pass


2nd
2
5
J
7
4
K
3
9
H 3
8
7
Weichsel
East
Pass
2 S


3rd
H Q
D 4
Q
Q
2
9
A
4
D 10
2
D.Yang
South
Pass
Dbl


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





Not +12Not 222-193 (32-33-26)2 S South down 1 -1002 S× East down 2 +500


64. 2009 USBC QuarterfinalOpenMeltzerClosedWelland
Board 21
E-W Vul
S A J 7 6 5 2
H 8 5
D K 8 5
C J 2
Smith
West
Pass
AP

Lead
D 6
S K
D 3
S A
S 5
D 9
D 10
C 6
H 4
Chambers
North
2 D


2nd
5
4
7
9
Q
J
H 6
4
B.Cohen
East
Pass


3rd
Q
2
K
H 7
C 5
2
C 2
J
Schermer
South
2 S


4th
A
3
4
8
10
8
C 3
Q
Bates
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 3
S 8
D 3
S A
Willenken
North
2 S


2nd
5
2
2
9
Sontag
East
Pass


3rd
A
3
K
H 7
Welland
South
Pass


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


Not +1Not 223-193 (33-33-27)2 S South made 3 +1402 S North made 4 +170


65. 2009 Vanderbilt SemifinalOpenKatzClosedCayne
Board 43
None Vul
S
H A Q J 8 4 3
D J 5 4
C 10 6 5 2
Versace
West
Pass
3 C
3 S

Lead
H 2
D K
D 3
D 10
D 8
D 7
S K
C Q
C J
S 9
Sadek
North
2 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
6
2
9
J
S 6
S 8
5
K
6
Lauria
East
2 NT
3 H
3 NT

3rd
J
6
A
Q
S 2
C 3
4
A
9
El Ahmady
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
K
4
5
S 3
H 3
H 4
C 2
5
S 10
Weinstein
West
Pass
3 C


Lead
S Q
C Q
C J
C 8
Nunes
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
K
5
10
Levin
East
1 D
3 NT


3rd
H 3
A
9
S 7
Fantoni
South
2 S
AP


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




Multi +1Not 223-194 (33-34-29)3 NT East made 4 -4303 NT East made 5 -460


66. 2009 Vanderbilt Round of 32ClosedZaleski npcOpenKatz
Board 5
N-S Vul
S K 10 9 8 7 6
H
D 10 8 6
C A J 5 4
El Ahmady
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
C 2
D 6
C 3
D 3
C 6
D K
Quantin
North

2 D
AP

2nd
A
2
4
4
5
S 2
Sadek
East

Pass


3rd
K
J
S 4
A
S 5
5
Bompis
South
Pass
2 S


4th
9
Q
10
8
Q
Pilon
West

Pass
3 NT

Lead
S 3
H 4
C 2
D 3
D A
D 5
Jacobs
North

2 S
AP

2nd
J
2
4
4
10
S 10
Faigenbaum
East

2 NT


3rd
K
A
K
Q
2
K
Katz
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
D 6
9
8
J
S J
H A 7 5
D A Q 7 5
C 8 7 6 3 2
TableS A Q 5 4
H K 10 9 4
D K 9 3 2
C K
S 3 2
H Q J 8 6 3 2
D J 4
C Q 10 9
Multi +5Not 223-199 (33-35-29)2 S× South down 1 -2003 NT East made 3 -400


67. 2008 World Championship FinalClosedEnglandOpenItaly
Board 89
N-S Vul
S Q 3
H A K 9 8 5 2
D 8 7 3 2
C J
Sementa
West
Pass
Pass
2 S
AP

Lead
D 10
D A
D K
C A
D 9
Sandqvist
North
2 D
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
6
J
3
H J
Duboin
East
Pass
Dbl
Pass


3rd
Q
4
S 6
2
H Q
Malinowski
South
2 H
Pass
3 H


4th
5
3
7
J
8
Gold
West
Pass
2 S
AP


Lead
D K
D A
D Q
D 9
C 4
C 8
Lauria
North
2 H
Dbl



2nd
5
6
J
H J
J
Townsend
East
Dbl
Pass



3rd
10
4
C 2
H Q
A
Versace
South
Rdbl
4 H



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

Multi +3Not 223-202 (33-36-29)3 H South down 2 -2004 H North down 3 -300


68. 2008 World Championship FinalOpenEnglandClosedItaly
Board 71
Both Vul
S Q J 10 8 7 4
H Q 10 6
D J 2
C A 3
Lauria
West

Dbl

Lead
C J
C 3
C Q
C 9
H 5
H 9
S 3
H 4
Townsend
North
2 D
2 S

2nd
7
5
6
8
K
6
5
3
Versace
East
Pass
AP

3rd
2
K
D 2
D J
A
2
Q
S 6
Gold
South
2 H


4th
A
4
10
S 2
10
J
K
Q
Ju.Hackett
West

2 NT

Lead
S Q
D K
D A
D 6
D 10
C K
S 7
C J
H 8
Duboin
North
2 S
AP

2nd
2
2
J
S 4
S 5
2
K
Q
A
Ja.Hackett
East
Pass


3rd
3
4
5
8
C 3
A
H 3
4
10
Sementa
South
Pass


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


Not +3Not 226-202 (34-36-29)2 S North made 2 +1102 NT West down 2 +200


69. 2008 World Championship FinalOpenEnglandClosedItaly
Board 20
Both Vul
S A Q 9 6 5 2
H J 2
D J 8 5
C J 2
Nunes
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D A
D K
D Q
S 7
S 2
C 3
C 5
C 10
D 7
C 9
H A
H 8
H 9
Sandqvist
North
2 D
Pass



2nd
2
4
6
8
K
4
J
K
S J
8
5
K
Q
Fantoni
East
Pass
3 C



3rd
5
8
J
A
3
Q
A
H 3
H 2
H 4
6
7
S Q
Malinowski
South
2 S
Dbl



4th
3
9
10
4
10
2
7
S 5
C 6
S 6
J
S 9
10
Ja.Hackett
West

1 H
2 H
Pass

Lead
D 10
S 3
C 2
H A
C 10
S 7
Duboin
North
Pass
1 S
2 S
4 S

2nd
A
8
A
5
K
10
Ju.Hackett
East
1 C
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
2
A
4
3
Q
2
Sementa
South
Pass
Rdbl
3 H


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








Not +3Not 229-202 (35-36-29)3 C× East down 2 +5004 S North made 4 +620


70. 2008 Spingold FinalClosedGromovOpenWelland
Board 38
N-S Vul
S J 6 2
H K J 9 4 3 2
D K 7 2
C Q
Smith
West

Pass


Lead
C A
C K
C 10
S 3
H A
H 8
H J
D J
Balicki
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
4
J
S Q
2
6
Q
S 5
8
B.Cohen
East
2 S



3rd
Q
H 3
H 4
A
5
7
D 3
Zmudzinski
South
Pass



4th
5
7
8
C 6
2
K
10
Gromov
West

Pass
4 S

Lead
C K
C A
C 10
S 3
D J
H A
H 8
H K
Glubok
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
4
J
S Q
2
3
Q
6
S 5
Dubinin
East
1 C
3 S


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


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


Not +5Not 234-202 (36-36-33)2 S East made 3 -1404 S East down 1 +50


TopMain

71. 2008 Spingold FinalClosedGromovOpenWelland
Board 6
N-S Vul
S 3
H K J 9 8 4 2
D 6 3 2
C Q 8 2
H.Weinstein
West

Pass


Lead
H A
H Q
H J
D 9
C A
C K
Balicki
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
5
7
C 9
4
4
6
Garner
East
3 C
4 C


3rd
2
K
C 10
6
S 2
S 6
Zmudzinski
South
3 S
AP


4th
3
6
10
A
2
8
Gromov
West

Dbl
5 D

Lead
S 3
S 2
C A
C K
C 3
H 2
S 6
C 5
S 10
C 7
D K
Glubok
North
2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
H 9
4
6
10
3
H 4
S 7
H J
S 9
2
Dubinin
East
3 C
5 C


3rd
K
D 5
H 5
H 7
H 10
Q
D J
D 10
D A
D Q
H 6
Welland
South
3 H
Pass


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





Multi +10Not 234-212 (36-37-33)4 C East down 1 +505 D West made 6 -420


72. 2008 Spingold FinalClosedGromovOpenWelland
Board 15
E-W Vul
S Q 9
H A J 9 8 3 2
D 10 4 3
C 9 4
Garner
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 6
D 2
H 10
D Q
C 5
H 5
S 7
C K
C Q
Zmudzinski
North
2 D
4 D


2nd
3
K
4
9
A
6
A
3
6
H.Weinstein
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
A
8
2
J
2
J
3
9
S Q
Balicki
South
4 C
4 H


4th
5
4
K
10
4
Q
9
7
10
Dubinin
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
C J
C K
C Q
H 5
S 7
D 6
C 10
D 10
H 10
Welland
North
2 H



2nd
A
2
3
4
2
4
8
2
6
Gromov
East
Pass



3rd
6
4
D 3
8
K
A
D 8
K
J
Glubok
South
Pass



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



Not +5Not 239-212 (37-37-34)4 H South down 1 -502 H North made 3 +140


73. 2008 Spingold Round of 32OpenBrogelandClosedMahaffey
Board 12
E-W Vul
S J 9 7 6 4 2
H A 8 3
D
C J 10 6 3
Mahaffey
West

Dbl


Lead
C A
H 5
C 10
D A
H 10
H J
D K
S A
S 3
Shugart
North
2 D
AP


2nd
7
2
Q
5
Q
8
3
5
K
Hallberg
East
3 C



3rd
4
9
D 2
C 6
3
7
S 2
6
Brogeland
South
5 D



4th
3
A
K
C 2
4
D 4
C 5
8
West
West

Dbl
6 C

Lead
S A
S 3
C 2
C 4
North
North
2 S
Pass
Dbl

2nd
5
10
7
10
East
East
3 C
5 H
AP

3rd
9
2
K
Q
South
South
5 D
Pass


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



Not +11Not 250-212 (38-37-34)5 D× North down 2 -3006 C× East down 1 +200


74. 2008 Spingold Round of 32OpenBrogelandClosedMahaffey
Board 13
Both Vul
S J 9 8 7 5 3
H A 9 8
D 9 6
C 4 2
Hallberg
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D A
C K
H 10
S J
Brogeland
North
2 D
2 S


2nd
4
A
J
6
Mahaffey
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
3
A
2
Shugart
South
2 H
3 S


4th
6
2
3
K
West
West
Pass
Dbl


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


2nd
6
A
K
D 2
Q
J
A
East
East
1 D
Dbl


3rd
K
3
3
J
6
Q
3
South
South
1 S
AP


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

Multi +8Not 250-220 (38-38-34)3 S North made 3 +1404 S× South down 1 -200


75. 2008 USBC SemifinalClosedJacobsOpenStrul
Board 17
None Vul
S K 10 9 6 3 2
H 10 7 4
D K 10
C J 10
Martel
West

3 C
3 S

Lead
S A
S 4
H 10
C 3
D Q
D 2
Rosenberg
North
2 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
7
J
K
6
K
5
Stansby
East
Dbl
3 D
3 NT

3rd
10
K
5
Q
A
J
Zia
South
2 S
Pass
AP

4th
5
8
8
J
3
10
Levin
West

Pass


Lead
H A
H K
H J
D Q
D 6
D 4
S K
S 2
H 5
Becker
North
2 S



2nd
2
3
Q
K
5
S 9
5
8
C 5
Weinstein
East
Pass



3rd
9
8
S 7
A
J
2
4
A
S 3
Strul
South
Pass



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



Not +8Not 258-220 (39-38-34)3 NT East made 5 -4602 S North down 2 -100


76. 2008 USBC QuarterfinalOpenMahaffeyClosedNickell
Board 112
N-S Vul
S Q 7
H K 10 6 5 4 3
D 10 9 3 2
C 6
Hamman
West

Pass
3 S

Lead
C 6
S A
S 2
D 10
D A
H A
H 2
H 5
Pszczola
North
2 D
3 H
AP

2nd
A
4
9
Q
8
8
J
Q
Compton
East
2 NT
Pass


3rd
2
6
J
K
9
6
K
S 10
Lev
South
3 D
Pass


4th
5
7
Q
5
6
7
9
S K
Cohler
West

2 C
2 S

Lead
C 6
S A
S 2
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
9
4
Baze
East
1 NT
2 D


3rd
2
3
K
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass


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


Multi +6Not 258-226 (39-39-34)3 S West down 1 +502 S West made 4 -170


77. 2008 USBC QuarterfinalOpenMahaffeyClosedNickell
Board 92
E-W Vul
S Q 9 7 6 4 3
H A 9 3
D 10 8 5
C 4
Hamman
West

Pass
3 S
Pass
5 C

Lead
C 3
C Q
C J
D 6
S J
D 7
D 9
H 4
H 2
Lev
North
2 D
2 S
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
K
S 7
S 3
5
A
8
K
3
10
Compton
East
Pass
Dbl
4 C
4 NT


3rd
4
5
6
2
4
A
C 7
K
J
Pszczola
South
2 H
Rdbl
4 S
Pass


4th
2
8
9
Q
D 3
4
10
5
Cohler
West

3 S
Dbl



Lead
D A
Rodwell
North
2 S
4 D
AP



2nd
4
Baze
East
Dbl
4 S




3rd
7
Meckstroth
South
3 C
5 S




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





Not +11Not 269-226 (40-39-34)5 C East made 5 -6005 S× North down 1 -100


78. 2008 USBC Round of 16ClosedJacobsOpenMilgrim
Board 89
N-S Vul
S Q 10
H A J 10 7 6 2
D 7 3
C 6 4 3
Aker
West
Pass
Pass
2 NT

Lead
H J
D Q
D J
D 9
S 6
C 2
Rosenberg
North
2 D
2 H
Pass

2nd
Q
2
5
A
5
Milgrim
East
Dbl
Dbl
3 NT

3rd
8
4
6
10
10
Zia
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
3
7
3
C 6
A
Levin
West
Pass
Pass
3 C

Lead
H 8
H 7
D 8
C 2
D A
D 2
B.Blanchard
North
Pass
1 H
AP

2nd
3
K
4
A
6
10
Weinstein
East
1 C
Dbl


3rd
A
C 7
7
5
3
S.Blanchard
South
Pass
1 S


4th
Q
4
Q
3
9
S 9 5
H 9 5 4 3
D K 10 6 4
C Q 10 5
TableS A K 3 2
H K Q
D Q J 9
C K J 9 2
S J 8 7 6 4
H 8
D A 8 5 2
C A 8 7
Not +10Not 279-226 (41-39-34)3 NT West made 3 -4003 C East down 1 +50


79. 2008 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalOpenMeltzerClosedAllegaert
Board 50
E-W Vul
S A 7 6
H Q 10 8 6 5 3
D 4
C 6 4 3
Bathurst
West

3 H
4 H

Lead
D 4
D A
D 9
S 6
C 10
D 2
S A
S 7
Helness
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
5
J
S 3
2
4
S 4
10
K
J.Lall
East
Dbl
3 NT


3rd
Q
C 6
H 3
9
7
H 5
C 5
H 2
Helgemo
South
Pass
Pass


4th
3
7
10
Q
A
K
5
8
Sontag
West

1 S
2 S

Lead
D 4
D A
D 9
S 3
S 2
H 6
Allegaert
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
5
J
S Q
6
D 2
A
Bates
East
1 D
1 NT


3rd
Q
C 3
C 6
K
8
2
Shivdasani
South
Pass
2 D


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


Multi +12Not 279-238 (41-40-36)4 H West down 6 +6002 S West made 3 -140


80. 2008 Vanderbilt QuarterfinalClosedKatzOpenRubin
Board 54
N-S Vul
S K J 9 8 6 4
H J 6
D K 6
C 6 5 3
Weichsel
West

AP



Lead
C K
H 9
S Q
S 2
H Q
D 7
D 8
S K
Rosenberg
North
2 D




2nd
3
A
3
D 3
K
A
K
7
Lesniewski
East
Pass




3rd
A
7
4
J
4
6
5
Zia
South
3 S




4th
2
6
5
A
J
10
2
Weinstein
West

3 D
4 C
5 D

Lead
H J
H K
H 3
C 4
D Q
Verhees
North
2 S
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
7
D 8
3
2
Levin
East
Pass
3 S
4 S


3rd
A
6
S 4
A
3
Jansma
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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



Not +6Not 285-238 (42-40-36)3 S South down 2 -2005 D West down 1 +50


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81. 2007 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedNetherlandsOpenNorway
Board 39
Both Vul
S Q J 10 7 6 3
H
D 8
C K Q 8 7 5 3
Saelensminde
West

3 D
AP

Lead
C 6
C 10
S Q
D 8
C J
S 4
H K
Muller
North
2 D
4 C


2nd
9
4
5
A
H 3
3
6
Brogeland
East
2 NT
4 H


3rd
Q
D 4
9
3
H 4
K
C 8
de Wijs
South
Pass
Dbl


4th
A
K
2
6
3
A
Drijver
West

Pass
3 D

Lead
S Q
S J
H K
H A
H 5
S 10
H 3
C A
C 2
Helgemo
North
Pass
2 S
Dbl

2nd
5
K
4
6
7
D 5
8
4
6
Brink
East
1 NT
Dbl
AP

3rd
9
A
C 5
C 7
D 8
D 9
S 3
9
D 4
Helness
South
2 H
Pass


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



Not +7Not 292-238 (43-40-36)4 H× East down 3 +8003 D× West down 4 +1100


82. 2007 Spingold Round of 16ClosedMahaffeyOpenCayne
Board 52
Both Vul
S 9 5 3
H Q J 10 9 8 2
D K
C Q 9 5
Nunes
West
Pass
3 S

Lead
C K
H 5
D A
D 10
C 7
H Q
C A
C 8
Fu
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
2
3
5
Q
6
A
10
Fantoni
East
3 D
4 D

3rd
9
9
6
7
Q
D 8
5
Zhao
South
Pass
AP

4th
3
K
K
H 2
4
4
J
Bertheau
West
Pass
3 S

Lead
H 5
D A
D J
C K
C 7
C 5
C 8
Lauria
North
2 H
Pass

2nd
3
5
Q
2
6
J
Nystrom
East
3 D
3 NT

3rd
8
6
7
9
Q
A
Versace
South
Pass
AP

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

Multi +5Not 292-243 (43-41-39)4 D East down 3 +3003 NT East down 1 +100


83. 2007 USBC QuarterfinalClosedO'RourkeOpenSchwartz
Board 96
N-S Vul
S K Q J 10 8 3
H 9 5
D 10 9 4
C Q 4
Krekorian
West

Pass

Lead
C J
D K
H Q
S 5
H K
D J
H 3
S K
C Q
Hampson
North
2 D
3 S

2nd
2
9
5
4
4
3
8
2
Casen
East
Pass
AP

3rd
K
Q
7
Q
2
6
10
6
Greco
South
3 H


4th
4
2
A
A
9
4
S 8
9
Cheek
West

AP

Lead
C J
H Q
S 5
H K
D Q
D J
D A
Berkowitz
North
2 S


2nd
2
5
4
4
2
3
10
Grue
East
Pass


3rd
K
3
K
6
6
K
7
Cohen
South
3 S


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


Multi +3Not 292-246 (43-42-39)3 S North down 1 -1003 S North down 2 -200


84. 2007 USBC QuarterfinalClosedO'RourkeOpenSchwartz
Board 80
N-S Vul
S
H Q 10 8 7 5 3
D Q 10 7 5 2
C 4 3
Krekorian
West

4 S

Lead
D K
D A
D J
S J
S K
S 10
H J
H 8
H 4
C 10
C 2
Hampson
North
2 D
AP

2nd
3
6
8
2
8
9
Q
A
C 5
3
8
Casen
East
2 S


3rd
2
10
Q
3
7
Q
2
K
S 4
A
J
Greco
South
Dbl


4th
4
9
S A
H 7
H 3
H 5
6
9
10
7
4
O'Rourke
West

Pass

Lead
C 7
Schwartz
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
Jacobus
East
1 NT


3rd
Becker
South
Pass


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




Not +7Not 299-246 (44-42-39)4 S East made 4 -4201 NT East made 3 -150


85. 2007 USBC QuarterfinalOpenEkebladClosedHarris
Board 63
N-S Vul
S
H K Q 10 9 4 3
D A 6 4 2
C 4 3 2
Carmichael
West

4 S
AP

Lead
H 2
D A
D 2
S 2
H J
S 7
S 5
H 5
S 8
Rubin
North
2 D
Pass


2nd
6
5
10
H 3
8
10
C 2
C 7
6
Gerstman
East
2 S
Pass


3rd
Q
3
9
Q
K
K
9
9
C 8
Ekeblad
South
3 H
Dbl


4th
7
7
Q
A
A
D 4
J
S 3
D 6
Stansby
West

4 S
AP

Lead
H 2
H 10
S Q
D 9
S K
S 5
D 3
D 6
Harris
North
2 H
Pass


2nd
6
A
A
Q
H 4
D 2
7
K
Martel
East
2 S
Pass


3rd
Q
5
2
4
9
8
A
S 6
Morgan
South
3 H
Dbl


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



Not +5Not 304-246 (45-42-39)4 S× East down 1 +1004 S× East down 2 +300


86. 2007 USBC Round of 16OpenRobinsonClosedHarris
Board 21
N-S Vul
S A 10 9 6 5 2
H J 8 6
D J 10 7
C 8
Harris
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
S Q
C Q
C J
H 4
S A
D J
D 7
H 5
H 3
Woolsey
North
2 D
2 S
Pass

2nd
4
A
3
7
3
9
3
6
Q
Morgan
East
Pass
Pass
3 C

3rd
2
2
S 5
2
J
5
6
K
A
Stewart
South
2 H
Pass
AP

4th
K
8
K
8
8
2
A
10
J
Boyd
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 3
S Q
D 9
S A
D 10
H A
Carmichael
North
Pass
4 H


2nd
8
4
6
3
3
6
Robinson
East
1 C
Pass


3rd
Q
2
2
7
5
3
Gerstman
South
1 NT
4 S


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



Multi +4Not 304-250 (45-43-39)3 C East down 1 +504 S South down 1 -100


87. 2007 Vanderbilt FinalOpenH-WellandClosedO'Rourke
Board 42
Both Vul
S K Q 8 7 3 2
H 10 3
D 10 8 5 2
C 9
Hampson
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
S J
S 10
D 6
C 3
C 7
H 10
S 5
D Q
C 5
Balicki
North
2 D
2 S
Pass

2nd
6
9
4
9
8
A
C 6
8
10
Greco
East
Dbl
Pass
3 D

3rd
2
Q
K
Q
D 5
4
D 3
7
D 10
Zmudzinski
South
2 H
Pass
AP

4th
4
A
2
A
4
2
7
A
J
Welland
West

Dbl
4 H

Lead
C 9
C 2
D 8
C 5
D 2
H 2
Bocchi
North
2 S
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
8
6
10
7
S 2
Fallenius
East
Dbl
3 NT


3rd
A
H 3
A
H 10
4
K
Duboin
South
3 S
Pass


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



Not +3Not 307-250 (46-43-39)3 D East down 2 +2004 H West down 3 +300


88. 2007 Vanderbilt SemifinalClosedH-WellandOpenCayne
Board 63
E-W Vul
S A K 10 8 5 4
H
D J 8 3 2
C 6 4 3
Fantoni
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C Q
Zmudzinski
North
2 D
2 NT
3 S


2nd
Nunes
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Balicki
South
2 S
3 C
3 NT


4th
Fallenius
West
Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
C K
H A
H K
S 7
S A
Versace
North
2 S
3 H



2nd
A
5
6
J
Welland
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
5
C 3
C 4
K
Lauria
South
3 C
4 S



4th
6
3
4
2
S Q J
H Q 10 6 5 2
D 10 9 5
C 10 7 5
TableS 9 6 3 2
H J 4 3
D 7 4
C K Q J 2
S 7
H A K 9 8 7
D A K Q 6
C A 9 8
Not +2Not 309-250 (47-43-39)3 NT North made 4 +4304 S North made 6 +480


89. 2007 Vanderbilt Round of 16ClosedBramleyOpenJacobs
Board 53
N-S Vul
S A J 10 7 6 2
H
D J 8 6 3
C 10 8 7
Jacobs
West

4 H
AP

Lead
S A
H Q
C 4
S K
H 8
C A
C 3
C 9
H A
S Q
D A
D 7
Fleisher
North
2 D
4 S


2nd
4
S 7
7
H 7
S 2
2
D 4
D 6
J
H K
3
Katz
East
Pass
5 H


3rd
8
2
Q
6
9
5
J
6
S 10
J
2
Kamil
South
3 H
Dbl


4th
H 5
3
K
5
4
8
10
H 6
10
9
5
Feldman
West

3 H
AP

Lead
H 2
S 6
S 3
S J
C 8
H 4
D 3
C 9
H 9
D 4
Rosenberg
North
Pass
3 S


2nd
3
4
H 7
9
3
5
2
10
A
Bramley
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
K
A
8
K
S 7
Q
A
J
Zia
South
1 D
4 S


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






Multi +9Not 309-259 (47-44-40)5 H× West down 2 +3004 S North down 1 -100


90. 2007 Vanderbilt Round of 16OpenJacobsClosedBramley
Board 48
E-W Vul
S 10
H 9 8 6 5 4 2
D K J 10 7 6
C 6
Kamil
West
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H 3
D 5
C K
H K
S Q
H J
Rosenberg
North
2 D
AP

2nd
2
2
4
7
K
5
Fleisher
East
2 NT


3rd
Q
K
2
10
A
C 5
Zia
South
3 H


4th
A
A
6
4
10
Weinstein
West
Pass
3 NT

Lead
H A
H 7
C K
C 3
S 3
C J
S 8
H J
D 2
S 6
Bramley
North
2 H
AP

2nd
3
10
4
8
10
10
J
6
7
4
Levin
East
2 NT


3rd
9
5
2
A
Q
H 4
A
D 3
A
5
Feldman
South
Pass


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



Multi +3Not 309-262 (47-45-40)3 H× South down 3 -5003 NT East made 3 -600


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91. 2006 USBC SemifinalOpenJacobsClosedNickell
Board 102
N-S Vul
S 8 6
H A K 10 8 3 2
D 10 9 5
C 10 2
Meckstroth
West

AP


Lead
C Q
H 9
H K
H 10
D 7
D 3
Rosenberg
North
2 D



2nd
2
5
7
J
4
9
Rodwell
East
Pass



3rd
3
A
C 9
S 5
A
6
Zia
South
2 H



4th
A
4
Q
6
5
8
Jacobs
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 4
H 9
H K
D 5
C Q
S 7
H Q
D 8
D 9
C 8
H 3
Hamman
North
2 H
3 S


2nd
2
5
7
7
10
J
2
3
S 4
D Q
C 3
Katz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
A
C 9
K
6
6
J
10
J
5
D 4
Soloway
South
2 S
4 S


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





Multi +9Not 309-271 (47-46-41)2 H South made 5 +2004 S South down 2 -200


92. 2006 USBC SemifinalClosedEkebladOpenMeltzer
Board 41
N-S Vul
S Q J 10 9 8 4
H J
D 9 7
C 8 6 5 2
Bates
West
Pass
3 NT


Lead
S J
H 3
S 9
H 6
D 5
D 4
C 10
D J
C 4
D 10
Hampson
North
2 D
AP


2nd
A
2
D 2
D 9
8
6
2
Q
6
S 3
Sontag
East
3 H



3rd
7
10
D 3
7
7
K
9
C 5
J
S 8
Greco
South
Pass



4th
2
J
K
8
A
S 4
Q
H 4
A
H 5
Moss
West
Pass
1 S
3 NT

Lead
D 5
H 6
H A
H 4
C Q
H 5
C A
Bramley
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
K
J
8
9
3
K
4
Gitelman
East
1 H
2 NT


3rd
7
Q
10
S 2
6
S 3
2
Feldman
South
Pass
Pass


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




Multi +11Not 309-282 (47-47-41)3 NT West down 2 +1003 NT East made 4 -430


93. 2006 Spingold Round of 64OpenPiaseckiClosedKovacich
Board 11
None Vul
S 10 8
H A K 9 7 5 2
D 9 7 4 2
C Q
R.White
West

AP

Lead
D A
S A
C J
D J
S K
D 10
D 5
Zawislak
North
2 D


2nd
2
8
Q
K
10
7
9
Kovacich
East
Pass


3rd
3
7
K
4
Q
C 3
Jagniewski
South
3 H


4th
6
2
A
Q
6
8
Piasecki
West

Dbl

Lead
H Q
C Q
C 7
H A
S A
S K
D 5
Marks
North
2 H
Pass

2nd
6
K
8
4
10
H 5
2
Brewiak
East
Pass
4 S

3rd
K
A
S 8
8
3
5
Q
Lindop
South
4 H
AP

4th
3
5
3
S 9
2
4
6
S A K 9
H 6
D A K 10 5
C J 10 9 8 5
TableS Q J 7 5 3
H 10 4 3
D Q 3
C K 6 3
S 6 4 2
H Q J 8
D J 8 6
C A 7 4 2
Multi +9Not 309-291 (47-48-43)3 H South down 1 -504 S East made 4 -420


94. 2006 World Championship QuarterfinalClosedChina SmegOpenYadlin
Board 4
Both Vul
S 10 7 6
H A K J 7 6 5
D 8 7
C 6 2
Kalish
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
5 C
AP

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


2nd
3
3
8
9
8
2
5
H Q
S 4
Podgur
East
Pass
Dbl
Dbl
Pass


3rd
9
J
7
K
A
C 4
C A
5
8
L.Yang
South
4 C
4 H
Pass
Dbl


4th
2
5
A
2
3
10
10
6
M.Shi
West
Pass
AP




Lead
C A
C 7
H Q
H 10
H K
H J
Ginossar
North
2 H





2nd
9
H 9
2
4
S 3
D 5
Zhuang
East
Dbl





3rd
8
5
5
A
D 3
D J
Ozdil
South
4 H





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





Not +3Not 312-291 (48-48-43)5 C× West down 2 +5004 H North made 4 +620


95. 2006 World Championship Round of 32ClosedNadarOpenEkeblad
Board 56
None Vul
S K Q 6 4 3 2
H 7 6 3
D 2
C K J 5
Greco
West

Pass
4 H

Lead
S A
C 2
Satyanarayana
North
2 D
2 S
4 S

2nd
7
Hampson
East
Dbl
Dbl
6 D

3rd
2
Nadar
South
2 H
3 S
AP

4th
J
Balakrishnan
West

Pass


Lead
C 2
D A
Gitelman
North
2 S
Pass


2nd
6
5
Tewari
East
Dbl
5 D


3rd
J
4
Moss
South
4 S
AP


4th
A
2
S 10 7
H K J 10 9 4
D 10 9 6 4
C 10 6
TableS J
H A Q 5
D A K Q J 8 3
C A 8 4
S A 9 8 5
H 8 2
D 7 5
C Q 9 7 3 2
Not +11Not 323-291 (49-48-43)6 D East made 6 -9205 D East made 6 -420


96. 2005 Bermuda Bowl FinalOpenUSA1ClosedItaly
Board 105
E-W Vul
S A J 5
H K 10 9 7 6 2
D 8 7
C 5 4
Nunes
West

3 C

Lead
D Q
C Q
C 10
C 9
C 7
H Q
C 8
D 9
D J
D A
Meckstroth
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
2
K
5
H 2
S 4
D 3
H 9
7
6
H 5
Fantoni
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
8
A
2
J
3
A
H 3
4
S 5
H 10
Rodwell
South
Pass
AP

4th
K
4
6
S 6
H 6
7
S 2
10
S 3
S 8
Nickell
West

Pass

Lead
C Q
C 8
C 9
D 8
S 2
D K
D J
C 7
S 5
C 10
S A
H A
H J
Bocchi
North
2 H


2nd
K
4
H 2
4
9
A
9
D 5
3
H 10
10
7
K
Freeman
East
Pass


3rd
A
2
J
Q
J
6
H 9
3
Q
S 8
4
3
4
Duboin
South
Pass


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






Multi +7Not 323-298 (49-49-44)3 NT East down 2 +2002 H North down 2 -100


97. 2005 Bermuda Bowl FinalClosedUSA1OpenItaly
Board 38
N-S Vul
S A Q 10 9 4 2
H 7 3
D 6 5
C K 8 4
Fantoni
West

Pass
AP


Lead
C 2
S K
S J
S Q
H 3
D 4
H A
H 2
Meckstroth
North
2 D
4 H



2nd
4
6
8
7
5
5
4
K
Nunes
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
J
2
A
H 6
9
J
7
S 4
Rodwell
South
4 C
4 S



4th
A
3
5
D 2
10
A
8
Q
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D Q
S K
S J
S Q
C 4
C 3
C 8
Lauria
North
2 S
3 D
3 NT


2nd
A
6
8
7
5
6
D 8
Soloway
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
2
A
H 2
A
K
Versace
South
2 NT
3 H
4 S


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



Multi +1Not 323-299 (49-50-45)4 S South made 6 +6804 S North made 5 +650


98. 2005 Bermuda Bowl FinalClosedUSA1OpenItaly
Board 24
None Vul
S A J 10 7 6 5
H 10 8
D 10 5
C J 6 3
Nunes
West
Pass
AP

Lead
S 4
H 5
C 2
H 3
C 10
H 7
S A
S J
D Q
D J
C Q
Rodwell
North
2 D


2nd
5
J
A
6
K
9
3
K
K
10
J
Fantoni
East
Pass


3rd
2
8
8
10
9
S 6
C 5
D 4
A
3
D 9
Meckstroth
South
2 S


4th
Q
Q
3
K
6
4
8
D 2
5
8
Freeman
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
H K
H 4
C 3
S Q
H Q
C Q
D K
C 9
Lauria
North
2 S


2nd
2
3
5
2
4
7
6
A
J
Nickell
East
Pass


3rd
6
9
J
A
6
S 8
10
10
Versace
South
Pass


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




Not +2Not 325-299 (50-50-45)2 S South down 2 -1002 S North down 1 -50


99. 2005 Bermuda Bowl FinalClosedUSA1OpenItaly
Board 26
Both Vul
S 10 6 2
H K Q 10 9 3 2
D Q
C J 10 5
Fantoni
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
S A
S K
C 8
H 5
H 2
D 5
Meckstroth
North
2 D
3 D


2nd
2
4
8
A
4
J
Nunes
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
7
C 2
4
K
A
Rodwell
South
2 NT
4 H


4th
5
6
10
5
7
6
Nickell
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
S A
S K
S Q
D 8
H K
Versace
North
2 H
3 H


2nd
4
5
8
9
7
Freeman
East
Pass
AP


3rd
7
3
D 7
4
5
Lauria
South
2 NT



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

Not +8Not 333-299 (51-50-45)4 H South down 2 -2003 H North made 3 +140


100. 2005 Bermuda Bowl SemifinalClosedUSA1OpenUSA2
Board 78
None Vul
S 5 3 2
H K Q 9 6 4 2
D 9 7 4
C Q
Ekeblad
West

2 NT

Lead
H A
C 2
C J
C 3
S 8
C 10
S 9
H 10
H K
H 9
D 6
Meckstroth
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
3
8
4
7
5
A
2
D 2
S 10
D 3
4
Rubin
East
2 H
3 C

3rd
2
Q
5
9
4
S 3
A
7
S Q
S 7
K
Rodwell
South
Pass
AP

4th
5
K
H 4
H 6
J
6
6
Q
8
J
A
Nickell
West

3 C

Lead
S 2
H 5
C 2
D 3
D 6
D J
C 4
H 7
H 6
C 6
Moss
North
2 H
AP

2nd
K
A
5
2
7
8
8
Q
C J
10
Freeman
East
Dbl


3rd
6
3
Q
Q
K
4
H 4
10
S 7
A
Gitelman
South
Pass


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




Multi +2Not 333-301 (51-51-45)3 C East down 2 +1003 C West down 1 +50


Only 100 of the 293 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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