Main   Data 9ZA5 by Richard Pavlicek  

Three Notrump vs Partscore

6-card suit, 23 HCP, any spots

A total of 178 cases occurred in 40,069 deals from 72 major events 1996-2014.
Cases with swings of 2+ IMPs are shown here, most recent first.


2014 Spingold Final, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 1
N-S Vul
S K 6 3
H Q 9 8 3 2
D Q 7 4
C J 6
Brogeland
West

Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
D 2
C J
D A
D 10
S J
D 8
H A
H 7
Helness
North
Pass
2 D
2 NT



2nd
Q
4
4
7
A
H 2
3
8
Lindqvist
East
Pass
Pass
Pass



3rd
6
3
3
5
3
H 4
6
K
Helgemo
South
1 NT
2 H
3 NT



4th
9
Q
J
K
2
C 8
5
Nunes
West

Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
C 2
C J
C A
Ro.Schwartz
North
Pass
2 D
Rdbl
2 NT


2nd
6
5
Q
Fantoni
East
Pass
Pass
2 S
Pass


3rd
4
K
H 2
L.Fisher
South
1 NT
2 H
Pass
3 C


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


Par +100
2 S× EW -1
S Q J
H J 5
D K J 9
C A K 10 9 8 3




Partscore +7Partscore 7-03 NT South -2-2003 C South =+110


2014 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 2
None Vul
S A 10 9 7 4 2
H A 8 7
D 9 7
C A 10
Nunes
West
2 H
Pass

Lead
H Q
Madala
North
2 S
3 NT

2nd
7
Fantoni
East
Pass
AP
Bocchi
South
2 NT
Zia
West
1 H
2 H

Lead
H Q
S Q
S J
H 4
Helgemo
North
1 S
2 NT

2nd
7
H 6
H 2
J
Duboin
East
Pass
AP

3rd
D 2
2
4
A
Helness
South
1 NT


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


Par +100
4 D× West -1
S Q J
H K 5 4 3
D A 6 5
C J 8 7 6
3 NT +6Partscore 7-63 NT South =+4002 NT South +1+150


2014 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 3
None Vul
S K 6 5
H K 9 7
D A 9 8 7 6 2
C Q
Hanlon
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


2nd
2
2
H 3
7
4
5
9
S 2
3
Q
Amoils
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
Q
J
2
D 7
S 5
D 8
H 9
K
Zia
South
1 H
2 NT
3 NT


4th
5
K
6
A
3
8
H 6
H 8
A
Bianchedi
West
Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
S 2
S 7
C Q
S 6
C A
C J
Moss
North
1 D
2 D



2nd
5
9
3
4
4
5
Bocchi
East
1 H
Pass



3rd
A
10
6
Q
D 2
D 6
Gitelman
South
2 C
2 NT



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


Par +140
3 H NS
S Q 9 8
H A 5 4 3
D 5
C A J 10 7 6





3 NT +63 NT 12-73 NT South =+4002 NT South +1+150


2014 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 4
None Vul
S 9 7 5
H A 5
D 10 3
C K Q 9 7 4 3
Hanlon
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C J
D 3
C 6
S 2
D 2
S 8
D J
D K
Duboin
North

3 C
3 NT

2nd
K
6
A
5
5
10
C 2
H 2
Amoils
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
D 9
Q
3
Q
10
3
C 4
Zia
South
1 NT
3 D


4th
5
4
H 3
A
A
7
7
Bianchedi
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S 4
H 8
D 10
H K
S 8
C 5
S 5
H J
D 3
Moss
North

1 NT
3 C

2nd
10
A
A
9
J
2
Q
D 5
7
Bocchi
East
Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
K
7
2
2
2
K
A
C 3
K
Gitelman
South
1 D
Pass


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A J 10
H Q J 9 4
D K Q J 2
C 6 5



3 NT +113 NT 23-73 NT South =+4003 C North -2-100


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 5
N-S Vul
S 10 9
H 9 8 4 2
D K J 9 6 4 3
C 10
Berkowitz
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
S 4
S 2
S 7
C K
S 8
H 3
H 5
C Q
D A
D Q
Hampson
North
Pass
3 C
3 NT


2nd
9
J
H 2
A
H 4
8
K
5
2
10
Sontag
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
A
Q
5
10
3
A
6
D 3
4
Greco
South
2 NT
3 D



4th
6
10
K
3
C 2
7
9
4
5
Diamond
West

Pass
Pass
AP

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


2nd
7
6
9
K
7
2
10
Platnick
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
10
Q
A
6
C 10
3
4
M.Gordon
South
1 C
2 NT
3 D


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S K J 6
H K J 7
D A Q
C K Q 9 6 2





Partscore +53 NT 23-123 NT South -1-1003 D North =+110


2014 USBC Round of 16, Segment 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 6
Both Vul
S Q 5 3 2
H 10 9 7
D A
C A 10 8 7 5
Hung
West

1 H
AP

Lead
H 3
H 8
S 10
D 5
H 9
D Q
D J
C Q
D 10
D 4
D 2
C 3
Greco
North

Dbl


2nd
10
2
2
6
5
8
S 9
K
C 2
H Q
S 4
9
J.Stansby
East
1 D
Rdbl


3rd
A
J
6
A
K
C 5
C 7
4
S 3
S 5
S Q
A
Hampson
South
Pass
3 NT


4th
4
7
J
3
6
7
K
8
9
C 6
S 7
S 8
Platnick
West

1 H
AP

Lead
H 6
H 8
S 10
D 2
C 5
D Q
H 5
D J
D 10
D 4
D 5
Watson
North

Dbl


2nd
10
4
2
6
6
8
K
S 4
C 4
S 9
H Q
Diamond
East
1 D
Rdbl


3rd
A
J
8
A
K
S 3
3
C 7
C 8
S 5
S Q
J.Feldman
South
Pass
2 NT


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


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







3 NT +103 NT 33-123 NT South =+6002 NT South +1+150


2014 USBC Semifinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 7
E-W Vul
S Q 10 3 2
H 8
D A Q 7 5 4 3
C J 10
Rosenberg
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 9
D J
S 7
D 6
D Q
D 7
D 5
D 4
S Q
H 8
Hampson
North
1 D
1 S
2 D
3 C
3 S


2nd
2
K
3
10
C 8
H 2
H 4
C 4
4
J
Willenken
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
3
8
A
C 2
H 5
C 3
H 7
C 6
A
Greco
South
1 H
2 C
2 H
3 D
3 NT


4th
K
9
A
2
8
H 6
H 3
C 5
5
9
Platnick
West
Pass
Pass
Pass




Lead
C A
H 2
S K
S A
H 5
S 10
H Q
D J
C 3
D A
Cohler
North
Pass
2 D
3 D




2nd
2
A
5
7
K
8
3
8
Q
9
Diamond
East
Pass
Pass
AP




3rd
7
6
2
3
D 3
D 6
C J
4
D 5
H 7
Fleisher
South
1 H
2 NT





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


Par +130
4 D NS
S A K
H A Q 10 7 5
D J 6
C 9 6 3 2







3 NT +63 NT 39-123 NT South =+4003 D North +2+150


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 8
E-W Vul
S K 9 8 6 5 3
H 6 2
D A K 7
C A 10
Dwyer
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 5
S 2
H 3
C 2
S 3
Katz
North

1 S
3 S


2nd
2
Q
Q
A
4
Ekeblad
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
8
K
A
5
J
Nickell
South
Pass
2 S
3 NT


4th
K
A
6
3
Levin
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
D 10
H 6
S 2
D 5
S 3
H Q
D 6
Passell
North

1 S
2 S


2nd
J
9
Q
2
4
A
K
Weinstein
East

Pass
AP


3rd
Q
J
K
3
7
2
S 10
Jacobus
South
Pass
1 NT



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


Par +420
4 S NS
S J 7 2
H K Q J
D J 8 4 2
C J 4 3


3 NT +63 NT 45-123 NT South +1+4302 S North +2+170


2014 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 9
Both Vul
S Q 7 6 4 2
H 8 5 3 2
D A 5
C Q 8
H.Weinstein
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 3
C 4
C 8
C K
C J
C 6
C 5
S 9
H A
H J
H 10
S 5
J.Lall
North
Pass
2 C
2 S


2nd
5
2
9
H 7
H 4
D 2
H 9
8
K
D 4
D 7
J
Grabel
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
Q
A
H 2
H 3
S 2
H 5
4
Q
D 8
D 10
K
G.Wolpert
South
1 NT
2 D
3 NT


4th
K
3
10
7
S 3
H 6
D 6
A
8
S 6
S 7
Q
Wooldridge
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 2
D 5
D 7
H 2
D 9
C 3
C A
Lee
North
Pass
1 S



2nd
A
J
8
6
Q
K
10
Hurd
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
6
K
C Q
K
C 8
2
S 4
Hamman
South
1 C
2 C



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


Par +110
3 C NS
S J 9
H K
D K 9 7 4
C A K J 6 5 4








Partscore +63 NT 45-183 NT South -1-1002 C South +2+130


2014 USBC Round of 16, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 10
None Vul
S J 6 4
H A 10
D 6 2
C K Q J 10 3 2
Bathurst
West

1 NT
2 C
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H K
C K
C Q
H J
S 5
H 5
S 8
J.Feldman
North

Dbl
Pass
Dbl
3 D


2nd
A
4
8
10
Q
D 2
A
Moss
East

Rdbl
2 D
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
7
9
4
4
3
Watson
South
1 S
Pass
Pass
2 H
3 NT


4th
8
6
A
Q
3
9
J.Stansby
West

1 NT
2 C




Lead
H 2
S 4
H 7
D 2
H Q
S J
H J
S 9
C 7
Hampson
North

Dbl
2 S




2nd
10
2
A
9
K
3
C 2
C 5
6
Hung
East

Rdbl
AP




3rd
6
10
4
A
S 6
K
C 4
C 3
10
Greco
South
1 S
Pass





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


Par +400
3 NT South
S K 10 9 8 5
H Q 9 8
D A Q J
C 9 7






Partscore +53 NT 45-233 NT South -1-502 S South +1+140


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2014 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 11
E-W Vul
S 8 2
H Q 8 5 3 2
D Q 8
C A Q J 4
Sadek
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
S K
S J
S 10
S 9
C 2
D Q
W.Hu
North

2 C
2 H


2nd
2
8
H 2
D 6
C 5
7
7
El Ahmady
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
5
7
Q
3
H 10
6
5
Yh.Wang
South
1 NT
2 D
3 NT


4th
6
4
D 3
H 3
C 4
J
K
Y.Li
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
D 2
D Q
S K
Piekarek
North

1 H
3 C


2nd
2
8
S 7
8
L.Li
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
9
7
3
5
Smirnov
South
1 D
2 D
3 D


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


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


Partscore +63 NT 45-293 NT South -2-1003 D South +1+130


2013 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 173 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 12
Both Vul
S 5
H 8 6 2
D 7 5 4
C A K 6 5 3 2
D.Wolpert
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 3
C Q
C 7
C K
C 6
C 5
C 3
S 5
D Q
S Q
Camberos
North

2 S
3 S


2nd
2
8
4
S 10
S 2
H 10
S 3
4
4
J
Korbel
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
2
A
D 9
D 3
S 7
S 6
K
2
D 5
Pellegrini
South
1 NT
3 C
3 NT


4th
A
10
J
9
D 8
D 10
H 4
A
A
D 6
Ravenna
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D 8
C 7
S 5
D Q
S 6
C 2
D 3
H 10
H 3
S Q
Thurston
North

1 NT



2nd
4
4
4
5
8
J
10
J
6
J
Alujas
East

Pass



3rd
2
A
K
6
D 7
Q
C 3
K
9
C 5
J.Smith
South
1 S
2 D



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


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





3 NT +123 NT 57-293 NT South +1+6302 D South -1-100


2013 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 13
Both Vul
S Q J 7 6
H 4 3
D K Q 7 6 4 3
C 3
L.Fisher
West
Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
S 8
S 5
H 10
H 9
H A
Grue
North
2 D
3 S



2nd
6
A
3
6
Ro.Schwartz
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
10
7
K
J
Moss
South
2 NT
3 NT



4th
K
4
5
4
Morgan
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 4
D A
D 8
D Q
S J
H J
H 9
C 6
Schwartz
North
Pass
1 S
2 D
3 D

2nd
A
9
10
J
4
3
6
S 6
Amoils
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
3
K
H 2
5
K
10
K
Graves
South
1 H
1 NT
2 S


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


Par +500
4 C× EW -2
S K 9 5
H Q 7 6 5 2
D A 8
C A Q 9



3 NT +103 NT 67-293 NT South =+6003 D North =+110


2013 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 14
Both Vul
S Q J 7 6
H 4 3
D K Q 7 6 4 3
C 3
Bocchi
West
Pass
Dbl
Pass

Lead
C 7
S 9
C 2
S K
S 5
S Q
Kalita
North
Pass
2 C
3 NT

2nd
3
A
H 3
2
3
D 2
Madala
East
1 C
Pass
AP

3rd
K
6
J
7
J
Nowosadzki
South
1 H
2 NT


4th
A
10
Q
4
D J
Jagniewski
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 10
D 3
D 8
D Q
Gromov
North
Pass
2 D
3 D

2nd
5
5
10
J
Gawel
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
2
A
K
H 2
Dubinin
South
1 H
2 NT


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


Par +500
4 C× EW -2
S K 9 5
H Q 7 6 5 2
D A 8
C A Q 9
3 NT +113 NT 78-293 NT South +2+6603 D North +1+130


2013 Spingold Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 15
Both Vul
S K 7 6 3
H K Q 10 8 4 3
D K 2
C 5
J.Levin
West
Pass
Pass



Lead
S A
S 8
D 3
D 2
H 7
S J
H Q
C 5
D Q
D J
Welland
North
2 D
Pass



2nd
3
6
4
6
K
C 6
6
2
7
H 2
J.Wolpert
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
2
10
K
10
A
D 5
C 7
Q
H 3
S.Auken
South
3 NT




4th
5
Q
8
A
9
K
5
3
S 9
Chambers
West
Pass
Rdbl
2 S
Pass

Lead
S J
H 5
S 10
H Q
D K
C 5
C A
C 7
H 10
H.Weinstein
North
1 H
2 H
Pass
3 H

2nd
Q
K
5
6
8
2
8
9
J
Schermer
East
1 S
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
A
8
C 6
3
Q
D 2
H 3
Grabel
South
Dbl
Pass
3 C


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


Par +140
3 H South
S Q 5
H 9
D Q J 10 9 3
C A Q J 7 6





3 NT +103 NT 88-293 NT South =+6003 H North =+140


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 16
E-W Vul
S 5 4
H
D K Q 10 9 7
C A K J 10 4 2
Weinstein
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
S 10
S 9
D 2
D 7
D J
C 9
C K
Kranyak
North

2 C
3 D


2nd
4
J
C 2
3
4
8
5
6
Levin
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
K
2
K
A
9
A
G.Wolpert
South
1 H
2 H
3 NT


4th
8
5
Q
5
6
H 3
3
Bathurst
West

Pass
1 S
Pass

Lead
C 7
D 2
C A
C K
Katz
North

1 C
2 D
4 C

2nd
9
3
3
6
Dwyer
East
Pass
Pass
2 S
AP

3rd
5
9
H 4
H 6
Nickell
South
Pass
1 H
3 H


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


Par +400
5 D NS
S Q J 8
H Q 9 8 7 6 4
D A J 2
C 9



Partscore +53 NT 88-343 NT South -1-504 C North =+130


2013 USBC Semifinal, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 17
Both Vul
S A Q 10 6 5 3
H 10 2
D A 6 4
C Q 8
Diamond
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 5
S 2
H 6
H 5
H 7
C 2
C 3
C J
D 2
Rodwell
North
1 S
2 S
3 NT

2nd
4
J
4
10
A
5
K
7
3
Platnick
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
10
Q
J
Q
8
Q
6
S 3
A
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
2 NT


4th
K
K
2
3
D 6
A
8
4
C 10
Weinstein
West

Pass


Lead
D 10
C Q
C 4
C J
H A
H 3
D 4
C 10
S A
D 6
Greco
North
1 S
2 S


2nd
2
A
K
6
5
K
S 4
9
8
S 7
Levin
East
Pass
AP


3rd
5
2
7
H 2
10
S 3
7
S J
2
9
Hampson
South
1 NT



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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S 2
H A 9 4 3
D K 9 7 2
C K J 9 2




Partscore +73 NT 88-413 NT South -2-2002 S North =+110


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 18
Both Vul
S A 2
H A 9 3 2
D K Q J 9 5
C 6 5
Pratap
West
1 NT
2 C
AP

Lead
S 3
H Q
H 9
H 3
H 10
D 7
D J
Moss
North
Dbl
2 D


2nd
2
K
4
D 4
D 6
3
M.Gordon
East
Rdbl
2 S


3rd
8
A
5
J
2
9
Gitelman
South
Pass
3 NT


4th
K
6
8
7
D 2
S 5
Spector
West
1 D
1 NT
AP

Lead
S 3
C 5
S 7
C 10
H 7
C Q
D 7
Seamon
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
A
8
2
K
3
D 3
A
Becker
East
1 S
2 S


3rd
5
J
9
6
4
D 5
Pszczola
South
Pass
3 C


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


Par +500
4 S× EW -2
S K 6
H Q J 10 5
D 7
C Q J 10 4 3 2

3 NT +113 NT 99-413 NT South +2+6603 C South +1+130


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 19
None Vul
S 10 9 8 4
H 6
D 7 4 3
C A K Q 10 8
Grue
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D A
C 2
C K
C Q
H 6
Greco
North

1 S
3 NT

2nd
3
A
5
6
2
Cheek
East

Pass
AP

3rd
5
3
S 3
S 5
A
Hampson
South
1 H
2 NT


4th
2
4
7
9
4
Diamond
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D A
S 2
S Q
D 6
S K
S 7
Becker
North

1 S


2nd
3
4
5
Q
9
10
Platnick
East

Pass


3rd
5
A
6
K
C 3
H 10
Spector
South
1 H
2 H


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


Par +90
1 NT NS
S J 5 3
H A K Q J 8 3
D Q J 2
C 4
3 NT +73 NT 106-413 NT South =+4002 H South =+110


2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 20
None Vul
S 9 5 3
H Q 7 5 2
D K 6 4
C A K 6
Grabel
West

Pass
AP

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


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


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


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

Pass
AP

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


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


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


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


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

Partscore +63 NT 106-473 NT South -3-1503 C South =+110


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2013 USBC Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 21
E-W Vul
S A 4 2
H K J 9 5 3
D K 7 5
C J 2
Milgrim
West

1 NT
2 C
AP

Lead
C K
H Q
S Q
H 10
C 6
H K
H J
H 9
S A
S 4
D Q
Jacobus
North

Dbl
3 C


2nd
2
4
7
A
J
8
C 7
C 9
D 2
C 10
Rigal
East
Pass
Rdbl
Pass


3rd
4
3
2
5
5
S 3
S 5
D 4
6
9
Passell
South
1 S
Pass
3 NT


4th
A
2
8
7
8
6
C 3
D J
10
K
Cohler
West

1 NT
Pass


Lead
C 3
S Q
S 3
C J
C 8
H 3
D A
Simson
North

Dbl
2 S


2nd
2
7
10
4
K
2
5
Lev
East
Pass
2 C
AP


3rd
9
2
A
A
S 4
Q
Aker
South
1 S
Pass



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


Par +420
4 S South
S Q J 9 6 5 3
H Q 10
D 10 4
C A Q 8






3 NT +63 NT 112-473 NT South =+4002 S South +2+170


2013 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 83 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 22
Both Vul
S 2
H K 7 5
D 8 4 2
C K Q J 10 9 8
Hampson
West

Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H 2
C 4
C Q
S 5
S 7
Dwyer
North

2 C
3 C
AP

2nd
5
6
A
9
D 2
Greco
East

2 S
Pass


3rd
6
K
D 7
Q
K
Bathurst
South
1 D
Pass
3 NT


4th
J
7
2
2
4
Kranyak
West

Pass
Pass


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

2 C
3 C


2nd
4
J
A
A
Q
7
S 5
S 8
6
5
G.Wolpert
East

2 S
AP


3rd
7
Q
4
2
C 8
H 3
D 7
S 9
10
4
Platnick
South
1 D
Dbl



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


Par +600
5 C NS
S J 9 6 4
H A J 3
D A K J 10 7
C 4





3 NT +123 NT 124-473 NT× South =+7503 C North +2+150


2013 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 23
E-W Vul
S K 10 2
H K J 9 8 5
D K 8 4
C 4 3
Fallenius
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 6
D 2
H 5
Rodwell
North

2 D
3 NT

2nd
4
J
3
Fredin
East

Pass
AP

3rd
A
Q
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
2 H


4th
5
K
Levin
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 6
C A
C K
C Q
H Q
D A
S A
Nystrom
North

1 H


2nd
4
2
6
D 3
6
5
Weinstein
East

Dbl


3rd
7
3
4
H 5
8
9
Upmark
South
1 C
2 C


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


Par +130
4 C NS
S J 9 5
H Q 7
D J 5
C A K Q 9 8 5

Partscore +53 NT 124-523 NT South -1-502 C South +2+130


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 24
N-S Vul
S K J 8 7 4 2
H K 4
D A K 5
C J 3
Fantoni
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 10
S 10
S 2
H J
Upmark
North
1 S
2 S
3 NT

2nd
5
Q
6
3
Nunes
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
3
K
A
4
Nystrom
South
1 NT
3 S


4th
J
3
5
Q
Cullin
West

Pass


Lead
D 3
D K
S 6
S 2
H 8
C A
C 8
C 7
Helness
North
1 S
2 S


2nd
J
S 3
10
C 2
A
3
J
Q
Bertheau
East
Pass
AP


3rd
Q
2
Q
A
4
4
K
S 9
Helgemo
South
1 NT



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


Par +500
4 C× EW -3
S A 10
H J 10 9 8
D J 7 6 2
C Q 6 5


3 NT +103 NT 134-523 NT South =+6002 S North =+110


2012 World Championship Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 25
N-S Vul
S 8
H K Q J 2
D K Q
C J 10 8 7 5 3
Nystrom
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
S A
S 4
S 9
Meckstroth
North
2 C
Pass
2 H


2nd
8
2
J
C 7
Upmark
East
Dbl
2 D
Pass


3rd
K
7
Q
10
Rodwell
South
Rdbl
Pass
3 NT


4th
5
C 3
C 5
3
Nickell
West
Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
S 6
D J
C 3
S 4
D 4
H K
H 2
D A
Ahlesved
North
1 D
2 C



2nd
8
6
K
J
K
3
4
5
Katz
East
Dbl
Pass



3rd
K
3
Q
Q
2
8
A
C 7
Petersson
South
1 H
2 NT



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


Par +140
3 H NS
S J 5 3 2
H A 9 8
D A 9 8 6
C Q 4



Partscore +83 NT 134-603 NT South -2-2002 NT South =+120


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 123 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 26
Both Vul
S 10 8 7 5
H 10 9 4
D Q J 8
C K Q J
Chung
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 7
C 5
D Q
D J
D 2
C A
H 2
D 7
Meckstroth
North

2 S
3 NT

2nd
9
6
4
K
H 8
9
K
C 4
Ck.Liu
East

Pass
AP

3rd
A
10
5
A
8
3
5
S 5
Rodwell
South
1 NT
3 C


4th
6
J
9
H 3
10
Q
4
C 2
Hamman
West

Pass


Lead
H 7
H 2
C 9
D Q
D 2
D 8
S 2
D 5
D 6
S.Yang
North

Pass


2nd
10
K
4
K
C 3
10
A
H 3
H Q
Zia
East

Pass


3rd
A
5
J
A
J
3
3
S 7
Huang
South
1 NT



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


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



3 NT +103 NT 144-603 NT South =+6001 NT South +2+150


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 123 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 27
Both Vul
S 10 8 7 5
H 10 9 4
D Q J 8
C K Q J
Liran
West

Pass


Lead
H 7
H 2
C 6
D Q
D 8
D 3
S 4
D 7
D 6
D 5
S K
Pekkinen
North

3 NT


2nd
10
K
4
4
10
H 5
A
H J
C 10
H 3
6
Friedlander
East

AP


3rd
A
8
J
2
A
J
3
H 9
C Q
C K
7
Salmenkivi
South
1 NT



4th
6
4
5
9
C 3
K
5
C 2
C 7
C 8
2
Koistinen
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 2
C 6
D Q
D J
D 6
C A
S 2
Lengy
North

2 C
2 NT

2nd
10
K
3
4
K
C 10
9
A
Niemi
East

Pass
AP

3rd
A
3
J
2
A
8
H 7
Bareket
South
1 NT
2 D


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


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





3 NT +103 NT 154-603 NT South =+6002 NT South +1+150


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 123 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 28
N-S Vul
S 10 5
H 10 8 6 5 3 2
D 9 4
C A 10 9
Gower
West

2 S
Pass
AP

Lead
C 7
H K
S 9
C 2
H 3
H J
S A
C 6
Zaleski
North

Dbl
3 S


2nd
9
9
2
10
4
S 4
6
3
Apteker
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
2
J
8
Q
5
10
A
Versace
South
2 D
2 NT
3 NT


4th
K
A
5
5
S 3
7
7
4
Sementa
West

1 S
Pass


Lead
S 9
H J
S 7
S K
H 3
H K
S Q
C 5
D 9
Eber
North

Pass
2 H


2nd
A
9
2
H 10
4
D 7
4
3
6
Duboin
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
6
2
J
D 3
Q
5
D 4
A
J
Bosenberg
South
1 C
1 NT



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


Par +620
4 H NS
S A Q 8 2
H K Q J
D K J 2
C K 6 5




3 NT +103 NT 164-603 NT South =+6002 H North +2+170


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 123 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 29
Both Vul
S 10 8 7 5
H 10 9 4
D Q J 8
C K Q J
Gower
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 7
H 2
C 9
D Q
D 2
D 8
C A
S 4
Zaleski
North

2 C
2 NT


2nd
9
K
4
K
C 3
10
6
K
Apteker
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
A
5
J
A
J
3
H 3
Versace
South
1 NT
2 D
3 NT


4th
6
4
2
9
4
C 10
Q
Sementa
West

1 H
AP


Lead
S 3
C 9
D Q
D 8
C 6
D K
H A
H 2
Eber
North

Dbl



2nd
5
10
4
10
4
2
6
K
Duboin
East

Rdbl



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



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


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



3 NT +103 NT 174-603 NT South =+6002 D South +1+110


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 133 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 30
None Vul
S 10
H 5 3
D Q 10 9 7 5 3
C A K 9 3
Bocchi
West
1 S
Pass



Lead
H 4
H A
S J
D K
H K
Gromov
North
2 D
Pass



2nd
3
7
A
A
Madala
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
Q
8
4
3
Dubinin
South
3 NT




4th
2
5
10
2
Khiuppenen
West
1 S
2 H
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
H Q
H 9
D 5
D J
Sementa
North
2 D
3 C
4 C


2nd
2
7
J
2
A
Kholomeev
East
Dbl
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
4
K
K
Q
Duboin
South
Rdbl
3 S
4 D


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


Par +100
3 H× EW -1
S A Q 8 3 2
H J 7 2
D K J
C Q J 4
Partscore +73 NT 174-673 NT South -3-1504 D North =+130


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2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 153 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 31
E-W Vul
S 10
H K 9 7
D K 10 7 5 3 2
C A K 3
Rombaut
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S K
S 8
H A
Cornell
North
1 D
2 D
3 NT

2nd
10
H 7
Lorenzini
East
1 S
Pass
AP

3rd
4
A
Bach
South
Dbl
2 NT


4th
6
3
Ck.Liu
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 9
D 3
D A
H 10
Pilon
North
1 D
2 D


2nd
4
4
J
2
Huang
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
7
Q
2
K
Toffier
South
1 NT
3 D


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


Par +400
3 NT NS
S Q 9 6 3 2
H 10 3
D A Q 6
C Q 8 4
3 NT +73 NT 181-673 NT South +1+4303 D North +1+130


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 32
N-S Vul
S K
H 10 2
D A K Q 8 3 2
C A 9 3 2
Helgemo
West
Pass
2 H
AP


Lead
S 7
H J
H 7
H A
S 5
D 4
D K
D Q
C A
C 3
H Q
Ahlesved
North
1 C
3 D



2nd
K
5
4
D 2
C 2
5
9
S 3
4
J
8
Helness
East
1 S
Pass



3rd
A
3
K
S 2
10
A
S 8
S 9
5
K
Petersson
South
Pass
3 NT



4th
6
2
10
6
Q
6
7
10
6
7
Bertheau
West
Pass
Pass
2 H
AP

Lead
H J
H 7
S 7
S J
C K
C 8
C Q
Fantoni
North
1 D
2 C
Dbl


2nd
4
5
K
Q
6
7
5
Cullin
East
1 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
K
A
5
2
3
H 8
Nunes
South
Dbl
Pass
3 C


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S Q 9 8 6
H Q 6 5 4
D 4
C K 10 8 5






Partscore +73 NT 181-743 NT South -2-2003 C North =+110


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 33
Both Vul
S Q
H A 10
D K 10 9 8 3 2
C K 9 7 3
Bertheau
West
2 D
Pass


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
Nunes
North
3 D
Pass


2nd
Q
4
7
H 9
C 3
5
2
C 6
C 4
H 7
A
Cullin
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
A
K
S 6
C 2
7
J
H 3
S 7
S 10
J
Fantoni
South
3 NT



4th
4
5
J
Q
A
Q
A
S 2
S 3
C 10
S 8
Helgemo
West
1 S
2 S
AP

Lead
S 5
H 2
H 10
S K
H 7
D 3
D 6
D K
C 3
Nystrom
North
2 D
3 C


2nd
A
J
6
D 10
5
4
7
H 9
2
Helness
East
Dbl
Dbl


3rd
9
A
3
D J
C 5
A
9
S 6
J
Upmark
South
Rdbl
3 D


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A 10 7 6 4
H Q 5 3 2
D A 6
C J 8






Partscore +53 NT 181-793 NT South -1-1003 D North =+110


2012 World Championship Semifinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 34
N-S Vul
S Q 9 8 6
H Q 6 5 4
D 4
C K 10 8 5
Narkiewicz
West

3 S
AP


Lead
C Q
C 2
D 4
D K
D Q
C 3
C 8
S K
H J
H 7
McGann
North

Pass



2nd
5
4
5
9
S 2
J
S 5
A
4
Buras
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
6
10
A
S 6
S 8
K
9
9
8
Hanlon
South
1 D
3 NT



4th
A
7
6
7
10
H 3
S 3
7
2
Mesbur
West

2 S
Pass
AP

Lead
C Q
D A
D K
D Q
C 2
S 8
H J
Zmudzinski
North

Pass
3 C


2nd
5
6
9
S 2
4
5
Fitzgibbon
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
4
S 6
H 4
8
K
Balicki
South
1 D
2 NT
3 D


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


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





Partscore +53 NT 181-843 NT South -1-1003 D South =+110


2012 World Championship Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 35
N-S Vul
S 8
H K Q J 2
D K Q
C J 10 8 7 5 3
Hanlon
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
C A
S 4
S 9
S 10
C K
Kholomeev
North
1 C
2 C


2nd
8
4
J
C 7
5
Q
McGann
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
K
9
Q
A
7
6
Khiuppenen
South
1 H
3 NT


4th
2
5
C 3
3
C 8
10
Gromov
West
Pass
2 D
Pass

Lead
S A
S K
C 5
S 4
C 8
Mesbur
North
2 C
2 H
3 C

2nd
2
3
K
J
A
Dubinin
East
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
6
7
4
Q
Q
Fitzgibbon
South
Rdbl
2 NT


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


Par +140
3 H NS
S J 5 3 2
H A 9 8
D A 9 8 6
C Q 4
Partscore +83 NT 181-923 NT South -2-2003 C North +1+130


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 36
E-W Vul
S 7 6
H J 7 4
D K Q 10 8 5 4
C 8 3
Drijver
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 2
D 3
D K
C 8
D A
Allfrey
North

2 S
3 D


2nd
6
J
9
K
7
Brink
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
8
Q
2
4
S 4
Robson
South
1 NT
3 C
3 NT


4th
J
6
S 3
7
4
Gold
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C A
S 9
D 2
S 8
D 3
D 10
C 8
Muller
North

1 D
2 NT
3 D

2nd
4
A
J
K
S 4
9
K
Forrester
East

Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
2
K
3
Q
7
9
de Wijs
South
1 C
1 NT
3 C


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


Par +400
3 NT NS
S A K J
H A K 6
D 7 3 2
C Q 10 9 4


Partscore +53 NT 181-973 NT South -1-503 D North +1+130


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 123 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 37
N-S Vul
S 10 5
H 10 8 6 5 3 2
D 9 4
C A 10 9
Koistinen
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S 3
H 2
H K
C 4
H J
C 6
H 10
H 8
H 6
S 5
Lengy
North

2 C


2nd
10
4
D 8
K
S 4
3
D 6
D 3
D 5
9
Niemi
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
Q
3
2
5
A
C 5
S 8
D 2
A
Bareket
South
1 C
3 NT


4th
2
9
A
9
7
8
C 7
D 7
S 6
J
Liran
West

2 D
2 S

Lead
S 9
H 9
C Q
H K
H Q
S A
S 8
S Q
D 9
D 7
H 10
Pekkinen
North

Pass
3 H

2nd
2
2
K
S 3
D 8
4
6
K
5
H 8
D 10
Friedlander
East
Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
J
A
2
3
5
5
D 4
H 6
K
6
C 5
Salmenkivi
South
1 C
Pass


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


Par +620
4 H NS
S A Q 8 2
H K Q J
D K J 2
C K 6 5





3 NT +103 NT 191-973 NT South =+6003 H North =+140


2012 World Championship Qualifying, Round 153 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 38
E-W Vul
S 10
H K 9 7
D K 10 7 5 3 2
C A K 3
Gur
West

Pass
Pass
AP


Lead
H 4
H A
H 8
D 2
Friedlander
North
1 D
2 D
3 S



2nd
7
10
S 2
4
Yilmaz
East
1 S
Pass
Pass



3rd
Q
J
2
A
Liran
South
1 NT
3 D
3 NT



4th
3
9
K
8
Pachtman
West

Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
D 9
S 10
H 6
D 4
H 10
O.Aker
North
1 D
2 D
3 C
3 H


2nd
6
4
7
Q
5
Ginossar
East
1 S
Pass
Pass
Dbl


3rd
J
2
Q
8
K
Kokten
South
1 NT
2 S
3 D
4 D


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


Par +400
3 NT NS
S Q 9 6 3 2
H 10 3
D A Q 6
C Q 8 4

3 NT +73 NT 198-973 NT South +1+4304 D North =+130


2012 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 39
N-S Vul
S A K J 8 6 5
H J 9 5 2
D 6
C A 7
Nunes
West

2 D
AP

Lead
D 2
H K
H 10
C J
D 4
C 3
H 9
H 6
Duboin
North

2 S


2nd
6
3
8
6
9
A
7
D 3
Fantoni
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
2
J
2
Q
8
Q
5
Sementa
South
Pass
3 NT


4th
K
4
A
7
S 5
4
D 7
S 4
Lauria
West

1 D
Pass

Lead
D J
H 3
D 10
S A
S K
S 5
C 5
S 6
D 9
C J
S J
Zimmermann
North

1 S
2 H

2nd
K
2
Q
4
7
9
2
Q
8
6
C 9
Versace
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
7
H 5
3
C 4
H K
A
H Q
C 7
3
C Q
Multon
South
Pass
1 NT


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


Par +620
4 H South
S 3
H K Q 10 6
D K 10 9 5
C Q 6 5 4





Partscore +83 NT 198-1053 NT South -2-2002 H North +1+140


2012 Spingold Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 40
None Vul
S K 10 7 6
H 9 4
D A K J 7 5 2
C A
Ekeblad
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
C 7
S 6
H Q
H 3
Platnick
North

1 D
1 S
3 NT

2nd
4
A
A
7
8
Weichsel
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
10
5
2
2
Diamond
South
Pass
1 H
1 NT


4th
5
4
5
9
Hampson
West

1 H
Pass
AP

Lead
D 10
C A
S 6
H 3
H A
D 4
D.Clerkin
North

Dbl
2 D


2nd
3
3
A
5
9
2
Greco
East
Pass
Rdbl
2 H


3rd
6
4
2
K
10
9
J.Clerkin
South
Pass
2 C
3 D


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


Par +400
3 NT NS
S Q 2
H J 8 7 5
D Q 8 3
C K 9 8 4

3 NT +73 NT 205-1053 NT South =+4003 D North +1+130


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2012 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 83 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 41
None Vul
S Q 6
H K 8 7 2
D 10 8 4
C Q 10 8 4
Cheek
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S 3
C Q
C 3
C 4
C J
C 2
C 6
D A
D K
H 5
Rodwell
North

Dbl


2nd
Q
K
S 5
S J
H 6
H 3
H 4
7
J
9
Grue
East
Pass
3 S


3rd
2
A
10
9
8
D 4
D 8
10
S 6
K
Meckstroth
South
1 C
3 NT


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

Pass


Lead
S 4
C Q
C 2
C 4
C 9
C 6
Hurd
North

Pass


2nd
Q
K
H 3
D 2
H 4
S 3
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
A
10
J
8
H 2
Wooldridge
South
1 NT



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


Par -140
3 S East
S K 9
H J 5
D A K 9
C A J 9 6 3 2




3 NT +73 NT 212-1053 NT South =+4001 NT South +1+120


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 42
Both Vul
S 10 8 6 5
H A J 7 2
D 8 7 2
C 10 7
Rosenberg
West

Pass
AP

Lead
H 4
C 4
C 7
H 3
G.Wolpert
North

3 C


2nd
2
5
2
5
Willenken
East

Pass


3rd
10
10
A
J
Kranyak
South
2 NT
3 NT


4th
Q
3
K
K
J.Lall
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 2
S Q
C 4
S 3
D 4
C A
C Q
C J
C 9
C 6
H Q
Cohen
North

1 H


2nd
5
A
K
8
A
5
H 4
H 5
H 8
D 9
9
Bathurst
East

Pass


3rd
9
4
7
J
5
10
D 7
H 2
D 8
S 10
A
Wolfson
South
1 C
2 NT


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


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





3 NT +103 NT 222-1053 NT South =+6002 NT South =+120


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 43
Both Vul
S A 7
H K 3
D A 10 9 5 4 2
C 6 5 2
Willenken
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S J
S 10
C 2
C 4
D 6
C 6
C 8
D K
D J
Milner
North
1 D
2 D
3 C


2nd
7
A
3
H 4
H 2
10
H 10
S 8
Rosenberg
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
9
A
5
Q
K
D 2
3
H.Lall
South
2 C
2 H
3 NT


4th
2
4
9
Q
A
H 8
J
4
Bathurst
West

1 S



Lead
C J
H 2
D A
D 5
S Q
D 10
H J
C Q
Compton
North
1 D
2 D



2nd
A
10
6
7
A
J
7
K
J.Lall
East
Pass
AP



3rd
9
K
C 4
S 2
5
H 5
8
S 3
Bramley
South
1 H




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


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




Partscore +33 NT 222-1083 NT South -2-2002 D North -1-100


2012 USBC Semifinal, Segment 73 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 44
E-W Vul
S K Q 7
H
D 8 7 4 2
C A J 8 7 6 5
Nickell
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H J
D A
D Q
S 2
S Q
S 7
D J
H 10
H A
H 8
H 4
Kranyak
North

2 S
3 H


2nd
D 2
4
7
6
4
5
8
C 6
3
6
C 4
Katz
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
5
3
5
K
3
J
6
Q
C 5
C 7
C 8
G.Wolpert
South
1 NT
2 NT
3 NT


4th
7
10
K
9
10
A
H 2
K
9
D 9
C 3
J.Lall
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
S 5
H 3
H K
C 2
C 5
S 10
C J
Meckstroth
North

1 NT
3 C


2nd
2
D 4
6
4
10
Q
Bathurst
East

Pass
AP


3rd
A
9
D 2
A
Q
4
Rodwell
South
1 H
2 H



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


Par +120
2 NT South
S J 3 2
H A K 8 7 4 2
D K 10
C Q 2






3 NT +73 NT 229-1083 NT South =+4003 C North =+110


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 45
Both Vul
S 10 8
H K Q J 6 2
D 10 7 5 4 3 2
C
Compton
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D J
C Q
C K
C 10
H 3
D 9
C 9
C 8
C 2
S Q
D Q
S 9
H.Lall
North
Pass
1 H
3 H


2nd
2
6
5
A
J
K
4
7
H 5
A
S 10
H Q
Bramley
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
H 2
D 3
H 6
A
8
D 5
D 7
D 10
8
S 2
7
Milner
South
1 C
2 S
3 NT


4th
A
3
J
H 4
9
4
H 8
S 5
H 7
3
S 4
K
J.Lall
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D J
H 9
D 9
C Q
C K
C 10
C 7
C 8
S 4
S 2
Cohen
North
Pass
1 H
2 NT


2nd
2
5
K
4
5
A
D 5
6
9
K
Bathurst
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
K
8
H 2
H 6
D 4
H 7
D 7
10
A
Wolfson
South
1 C
2 S
3 C


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


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








Partscore +53 NT 229-1133 NT South -1-1003 C South =+110


2012 USBC Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 46
E-W Vul
S 3
H A Q
D K J 10 9 7 3
C K J 5 4
Fleisher
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 10
H 6
D K
D 3
C 7
H 5
H 8
H 7
D Q
S 5
Stark
North

Dbl
2 D


2nd
Q
2
8
C 9
8
4
D 7
D 9
10
C 4
Kamil
East
1 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
J
4
A
J
9
S 8
S 2
S 6
A
Baseggio
South
Pass
1 NT
3 NT


4th
3
A
2
5
A
S 3
S 4
D 6
S 9
7
D.Yang
West

1 NT
AP


Lead
S A
H 5
D J
S K
D 4
Levin
North

2 D



2nd
4
2
8
Q
5
J.Weinstein
East
1 S
2 S



3rd
5
7
A
C 4
9
Weinstein
South
Pass
3 D



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


Par +400
5 D North
S K 9 7 4
H 4 3 2
D A 6 4
C Q 7 6





Partscore +73 NT 229-1203 NT South -3-1503 D North +2+150


2012 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 47
Both Vul
S A 10 7
H 7 4
D A 10 7 6 3 2
C 6 2
Friedland
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 4
D K
D 8
D 10
D 3
Delmonte
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
7
4
Q
S 5
S 3
Dahl
East
Pass
Pass

3rd
8
2
A
5
C 8
T.Bessis
South
3 NT


4th
Q
9
J
H 2
C 4
D.Wolpert
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
C A
C K
H 6
D K
D 5
Lusky
North
Pass
2 D

2nd
8
9
A
4
Q
Amoils
East
1 C
AP

3rd
10
5
2
2
A
Falk
South
Dbl


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


Par +620
4 H NS
S Q J 2
H A K J 5
D K 8 5
C J 9 8
3 NT +113 NT 240-1203 NT South +4+7202 D North +3+150


2011 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 48
Both Vul
S A 5 2
H Q 6 5
D K J 8 5 4 3
C A
Grue
West

1 D
Pass

Lead
C J
D 3
H 3
C 7
Nystrom
North

2 D
3 NT

2nd
A
2
5
J.Lall
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
8
9
A
Bertheau
South
Pass
2 NT


4th
3
A
4
Fredin
West

1 C
AP

Lead
D 6
D 7
C 3
S 5
C K
C 5
Hurd
North

1 D


2nd
9
4
Q
3
10
J
Fallenius
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
2
A
K
H 5
D 3
Wooldridge
South
Pass
2 D


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S K 9
H J 4 2
D Q 10 9
C K 9 6 5 3
3 NT +103 NT 250-1203 NT South =+6002 D North +4+170


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 193 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 49
Both Vul
S A 9 5
H A
D K Q 10 9 6 3
C Q 8 6
Bocchi
West

Pass
2 H


Lead
H 5
C 6
H 9
S K
D K
D 3
H Q
Majumdar
North

1 D
3 NT


2nd
A
5
S 5
4
2
H 7
2
Madala
East

1 H
AP


3rd
4
J
K
3
5
A
Kushari
South
Pass
1 NT



4th
3
K
6
A
7
4
B.Saha
West

Pass
2 C
AP

Lead
D 2
C 6
D 4
C 8
D J
S 4
C A
S 2
Lauria
North

1 D
2 D


2nd
5
4
K
5
6
3
H 3
J
S.Mukherjee
East

Dbl
Pass


3rd
7
9
H 7
J
H 4
9
2
Q
Versace
South
Pass
Pass
3 D


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S J 8 6 4
H Q 10 6 3
D A 8 5
C J 9



3 NT +123 NT 262-1203 NT South =+6003 D North -1-100


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 193 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 50
Both Vul
S J 8 6 4
H Q 10 6 3
D A 8 5
C J 9
Kamil
West

Dbl
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 2
S 9
C 4
C 3
Reid
North
Pass
1 D
2 S
3 NT

2nd
4
K
9
8
Fleisher
East
Pass
1 S
Pass
AP

3rd
Q
6
K
A
Newell
South
1 C
2 D
2 NT


4th
A
3
6
J
Ware
West

Dbl
AP


Lead
C A
C 5
D 4
D K
C Q
H A
S 5
Stansby
North
Pass
1 H



2nd
9
J
10
H 4
4
7
2
Tislevoll
East
Pass
2 C



3rd
2
K
2
8
H 3
6
J
Martel
South
1 D
2 D



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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S A 9 5
H A
D K Q 10 9 6 3
C Q 8 6


3 NT +113 NT 273-1203 NT South +1+6302 D South +1+110


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2011 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 51
N-S Vul
S 4
H 9 8 6
D A K 10 7 6 4
C 6 4 3
Grue
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
C 9
H 7
C 5
H J
H 2
S 3
Fredin
North
2 C
3 S


2nd
4
7
A
Q
K
Q
D 4
J.Lall
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
Q
3
3
4
4
9
K
Fallenius
South
2 NT
3 NT


4th
A
10
6
K
8
C J
2
Nystrom
West

Pass


Lead
S K
D 5
D K
D 10
C Q
C 9
Hurd
North
2 D



2nd
A
2
8
9
3
7
Upmark
East
Pass



3rd
3
A
C 2
H 2
K
4
Wooldridge
South
Pass



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


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

3 NT +103 NT 283-1203 NT South =+6002 D North +2+130


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 52
Both Vul
S A 7 6
H 3 2
D K J 10 9 5 2
C Q 10
Gawrys
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S Q
H 2
C A
C 6
C J
C 8
C 5
H 4
Teramoto
North

1 S
3 H


2nd
A
6
10
Q
9
H 5
H 7
Q
Kalita
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
K
2
K
3
D 6
D 4
8
Yokoi
South
1 H
2 H
3 NT


4th
2
A
4
7
D 2
D 5
D 9
3
Ino
West

Dbl
Pass
Pass

Lead
S Q
C 4
D Q
C 7
S J
S 7
C 9
H 3
D 4
C J
H K
Martens
North

2 C
Pass
3 H

2nd
6
6
A
A
A
3
3
6
5
H Q
Imakura
East
Pass
Dbl
2 S
AP

3rd
5
Q
3
10
4
H 5
H 2
J
H 4
D 7
Jassem
South
1 H
2 H
Pass


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S K 2
H K Q J 9 7 5
D A 8
C 9 7 4






Partscore +83 NT 283-1283 NT South -2-2003 H South =+140


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 103 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 53
None Vul
S Q 7 6 2
H A 10 8 7 4
D 6 4
C A 6
Barel
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 7
D Q
D J
D 9
D 8
D 3
H J
H K
C A
Stefanov
North

2 C
3 S


2nd
4
5
C 5
H 2
S 4
H 3
5
9
7
Zack
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
6
H 4
S 2
S 6
S 7
7
A
3
Aronov
South
1 NT
2 D
3 NT


4th
A
2
10
C 4
C 2
S 5
6
S 8
9
Mihov
West

Pass
AP


Lead
C 5
C 3
H 4
C 8
D 6
D A
D J
O.Herbst
North

1 H



2nd
6
9
6
K
2
7
H 2
Nanev
East
Pass
Dbl



3rd
10
A
K
D 4
Q
S 2
H 7
I.Herbst
South
1 D
2 D



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


Par +300
4 C× EW -2
S 9 3
H K J
D A Q J 9 8 3
C Q 8 3




3 NT +73 NT 290-1283 NT South =+4002 D South +2+130


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 103 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 54
None Vul
S 9 3
H K J
D A Q J 9 8 3
C Q 8 3
Lauria
West
Pass
Dbl
Pass

Lead
C 2
D 4
H J
D 6
Amaral
North
1 D
2 D
3 NT

2nd
Q
10
2
2
Versace
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
J
A
Q
Chagas
South
1 H
2 NT


4th
A
5
6
7
Villas-Boas
West
Pass
Dbl


Lead
C 5
C 8
H 4
C 3
H A
S A
S 5
H Q
D A
D Q
C J
Madala
North
1 D
2 D


2nd
6
9
6
K
D 2
9
3
7
5
7
Campos
East
Pass
AP


3rd
10
A
K
D 4
J
4
K
C 7
6
H 8
Bocchi
South
1 H



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


Par +300
4 C× EW -2
S Q 7 6 2
H A 10 8 7 4
D 6 4
C A 6





3 NT +73 NT 297-1283 NT South =+4002 D North +1+110


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 103 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 55
None Vul
S 9 3
H K J
D A Q J 9 8 3
C Q 8 3
Muller
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 2
D 4
H J
D 6
Nabil
North
1 D
2 D
3 NT

2nd
Q
2
Q
10
de Wijs
East
1 H
Pass
AP

3rd
K
Q
A
J
Saaid
South
1 S
2 NT


4th
A
5
6
7
El Ahmady
West
Pass
Dbl


Lead
H 3
D A
D J
S 5
H 2
C J
H A
Brink
North
1 D
2 D


2nd
7
5
7
9
4
Q
Sadek
East
Pass
AP


3rd
6
4
6
K
D 10
K
Drijver
South
1 H



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


Par +300
4 C× EW -2
S Q 7 6 2
H A 10 8 7 4
D 6 4
C A 6

3 NT +73 NT 304-1283 NT South =+4002 D North =+90


2011 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 193 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 56
Both Vul
S A 9 5
H A
D K Q 10 9 6 3
C Q 8 6
Fredin
West

Pass
Pass
2 H

Lead
C 2
C 5
Hurd
North

1 D
1 S
3 NT

2nd
6
J
Fallenius
East

1 H
Pass
AP

3rd
A
K
Wooldridge
South
Pass
Dbl
1 NT


4th
9
8
Grue
West

Pass
3 C
AP

Lead
D 2
C 6
D 4
C 9
H 8
D 3
S 4
Nystrom
North

2 D
Pass


2nd
5
5
6
10
10
H 7
3
J.Lall
East

Dbl
Pass


3rd
7
J
H 4
Q
2
A
9
Bertheau
South
Pass
2 NT
3 D


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S J 8 6 4
H Q 10 6 3
D A 8 5
C J 9


3 NT +103 NT 314-1283 NT South =+6003 D North =+110


2011 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 57
None Vul
S 6 4
H K Q 8
D A 10 9 8
C K 10 6 2
Zmudzinski
West
Pass
Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
H A
D 7
Cayne
North
1 D
3 C
Pass


2nd
8
Balicki
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
Seamon
South
2 C
3 S
3 NT


4th
3
Versace
West
Pass
Pass



Lead
S Q
S 3
D 7
C 2
C 3
Passell
North
1 D
3 C



2nd
4
10
A
4
9
Lauria
East
Pass
AP



3rd
A
J
4
A
K
Lynch
South
2 C




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


Par +400
5 C NS
S K 10 9
H J 4 3
D 3
C A Q J 8 7 3
3 NT +73 NT 321-1283 NT South =+4003 C South +1+130


2011 Spingold Final, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 58
Both Vul
S J 5 4
H A J 6 4
D Q 9 7 4
C 10 7
Fantoni
West
Pass
2 C
3 D
AP

Lead
D 2
C 4
C 10
C A
C K
C Q
C 2
H 10
D 5
H 3
Meckstroth
North
Pass
Dbl
Dbl


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


3rd
A
D 6
J
S 4
D 7
H 4
D 9
6
K
Rodwell
South
Dbl
3 C
3 NT


4th
J
7
D 3
5
6
8
S 6
Q
Q
Hamman
West
Pass
1 D
2 D
AP

Lead
S 3
S K
C 6
D J
S 6
C 2
D 7
C A
C Q
Helgemo
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
4
8
K
2
A
D 3
5
H 2
S Q
Zia
East
1 C
1 NT
Pass


3rd
10
7
D 6
4
9
10
C 3
H 4
D 9
Helness
South
Pass
Pass
3 C


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


Par -110
3 D EW
S A 8 2
H 10 8 5
D J
C A K Q J 3 2





Partscore +53 NT 321-1333 NT South -1-1003 C South =+110


2011 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 59
N-S Vul
S A Q J 8 5 4
H J 8
D Q 8
C Q 4 3
Hurd
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 2
D 5
Meckstroth
North
1 S
2 S
3 NT

2nd
8
C 8
Wooldridge
East
2 D
Pass
AP

3rd
9
Q
Rodwell
South
Dbl
2 NT


4th
10
A
Katz
West

Pass
AP

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


2nd
Q
10
2
9
D 3
K
10
3
Q
4
Q
Nickell
East
2 D
Pass


3rd
A
H 7
4
A
D 6
A
8
6
S 5
5
K
Bathurst
South
Dbl
2 NT


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


Par -110
2 H EW
S K 7
H A 6 3 2
D K 10 6 5
C J 7 2






Partscore +33 NT 321-1363 NT South -2-2002 NT South -1-100


2011 USBC Semifinal, Segment 73 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 60
Both Vul
S 2
H 9 8 5
D A 9 4
C A K 10 6 3 2
Cohen
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
S 3
H 7
D 7
J.Lall
North
2 C
2 S
3 C


2nd
5
2
2
4
Wolfson
East
Pass
Dbl
Pass


3rd
3
A
Q
Q
Grue
South
2 D
2 NT
3 NT


4th
J
7
9
Hurd
West
Pass
1 NT
AP


Lead
D 8
C Q
S Q
H 3
H A
S K
C A
H.Weinstein
North
1 C
2 C



2nd
J
4
10
J
8
C 3
9
Wooldridge
East
1 S
2 S



3rd
7
2
2
Q
7
4
Garner
South
Dbl
3 C



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


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


3 NT +113 NT 332-1363 NT South +1+6303 C North =+110


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2011 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 61
None Vul
S K 10
H Q J 9 7 6 5
D J 6
C K Q 4
Bathurst
West

3 D
AP

Lead
S 4
H Q
S A
S 2
H A
H 3
H J
H 7
H 6
Katz
North

3 H


2nd
K
10
10
C 4
4
8
C 5
C 3
C 6
Zagorin
East
2 D
Pass


3rd
7
2
Q
D 7
5
9
C 8
C 9
D 4
Nickell
South
Pass
3 NT


4th
5
K
8
J
D 3
D 5
D 2
C 2
D 8
Rodwell
West

1 S
2 S

Lead
S Q
C A
D 8
C 3
H 5
H 2
Hurd
North

2 H
3 H

2nd
5
4
6
9
10
8
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Dbl
AP

3rd
A
7
A
2
A
Q
Wooldridge
South
1 C
Pass


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


Par +100
3 S× EW -1
S J 8 5
H A 3 2
D K Q 4
C J 10 9 8



Partscore +63 NT 332-1423 NT South -2-1003 H North =+140


2011 USBC Round of 16, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 62
Both Vul
S A Q 8 6 5
H 8 7
D A 9 5
C J 5 2
Chan
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
C 8
C K
C 6
D Q
D 6
H 8
S 10
Zia
North

1 S
2 H
3 NT

2nd
7
2
9
A
4
8
4
A
Lee
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
2
10
7
3
5
A
10
Hamman
South
1 D
2 D
2 NT


4th
5
4
5
J
2
10
J
Katz
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
H A
C 8
S 4
H 8
C 7
C K
C 6
H-Welland
North

1 S
3 D


2nd
7
2
7
4
5
9
H Q
Nickell
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
2
10
A
10
Q
3
Ivatury
South
1 D
2 D



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


Par +130
4 D NS
S 4
H Q 10 5
D K Q J 7 6 3
C A 9 4



Partscore +53 NT 332-1473 NT South -1-1003 D South =+110


2011 USBC Round of 16, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 63
Both Vul
S K 3
H Q J 5
D K 7
C A K 8 7 5 4
Katz
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S J
S 9
C 6
D 3
Ivatury
North

1 C
3 NT

2nd
K
Q
9
7
Nickell
East
Pass
1 S
AP

3rd
A
4
4
J
H-Welland
South
Pass
1 NT


4th
5
3
3
Q
Chan
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 4
D 7
C 9
H 5
D Q
C 6
C 8
H 10
H 7
Hamman
North

1 NT
2 D

2nd
2
5
A
4
3
10
S 2
9
S 5
Lee
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
9
10
3
K
C 4
K
D 6
Q
3
Zia
South
Pass
2 C


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


Par +600
3 NT NS
S Q 10 7 5
H K 10
D Q 10 8 6 2
C 6 2



3 NT +103 NT 342-1473 NT South =+6002 D North +2+130


2011 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 64
E-W Vul
S Q 9
H 10 8
D J 8 5 4 3 2
C A 10 9
Martel
West
Pass
2 C
AP

Lead
H 5
D A
D K
D 9
C 9
Rodwell
North
Pass
3 D


2nd
8
7
6
S 8
K
Stansby
East
1 C
Pass


3rd
Q
2
3
J
2
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
3 NT


4th
K
10
Q
C 3
4
Hamman
West
Pass
1 H


Lead
H 4
H 5
D 10
D K
H 3
C 10
H 9
C A
C 9
Levin
North
Pass
2 D


2nd
K
10
A
7
7
J
J
7
K
Zia
East
1 C
AP


3rd
A
Q
6
2
D 5
Q
D 8
2
5
Weinstein
South
Dbl



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


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



3 NT +73 NT 349-1473 NT South +1+4302 D North +2+130


2010 Spingold Round of 32, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 65
E-W Vul
S K Q 7 6
H A Q 8 2
D 8 6
C K 8 5
Melman
West
1 D
1 S
Pass
AP

Lead
S 2
H 5
D 6
D A
D K
H 7
H 2
S 5
D Q
C Q
C 10
C 4
Jacobs
North
Dbl
Pass
2 NT


2nd
6
9
10
3
7
K
S 3
A
S Q
K
6
Kowalski
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
Q
J
8
C 5
A
J
7
C 2
A
J
Beatty
South
Pass
1 NT
3 NT


4th
10
3
2
H 10
H 4
6
S 4
9
4
3
8
Ferraro
West
1 NT
Pass



Lead
C Q
C J
C 4
S 5
S 2
D 6
Kwiecien
North
Dbl
Pass



2nd
5
8
K
A
K
10
Bocchi
East
Rdbl
Pass



3rd
7
2
A
6
8
Ramer
South
3 D




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


Par +110
3 D NS
S 10 5
H J 7 5
D A K J 9 5 4
C 6 3







Partscore +53 NT 349-1523 NT South -2-1003 D South =+110


2010 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 66
Both Vul
S K 10 9 2
H Q 9 3
D 8 6
C Q J 9 5
Versace
West

Pass


Lead
H 6
C 4
H A
H 2
D K
H 10
H 4
Fredin
North
Pass
3 NT


2nd
3
2
7
K
2
S 4
S Q
Lauria
East
1 H
AP


3rd
8
Q
5
D 3
6
S 3
Fallenius
South
1 NT



4th
J
A
9
Q
A
S 2
Aronov
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 4
D 6
D Q
H A
H 2
D J
D 9
Cayne
North
Pass
Pass
1 NT

2nd
7
5
3
J
K
C 2
C 7
Stefanov
East
1 C
1 H
AP

3rd
5
K
8
6
D 10
S 2
C 5
Seamon
South
1 D
Pass


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


Par +90
2 D NS
S Q 4
H K J 7
D K Q J 9 7 4
C K 4

Partscore +73 NT 349-1593 NT South -2-2001 NT North =+90


2010 USBC Semifinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 67
E-W Vul
S 6 5
H A
D 9 7 5 3
C Q 9 8 7 6 2
J.Weinstein
West
Pass
2 S


Lead
H 5
D 3
S J
S 8
C K
H J
C 5
D 9
C 10
Hampson
North
Pass
3 NT


2nd
A
A
Q
6
3
K
J
4
Baseggio
East
1 S
AP


3rd
4
10
A
3
2
3
Q
2
Greco
South
1 NT



4th
7
6
5
9
A
C 6
4
Q
Gitelman
West
Pass
2 S
AP

Lead
H 3
C 2
S J
S 8
C K
H K
H 8
C Q
D 5
Jackson
North
Pass
2 NT


2nd
A
A
Q
6
3
5
6
S 3
A
Moss
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
2
5
A
10
6
D 3
C 7
D 2
Sher
South
1 NT
3 C


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


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



Partscore +53 NT 349-1643 NT South -1-503 C South +1+130


2010 USBC Round of 16, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 68
Both Vul
S 10
H Q 9 6
D A K 10 8 7 6
C J 6 3
Harris
West

Dbl
2 S
AP

Lead
S A
H J
H 4
H 5
H 7
S Q
Mohan
North
Pass
1 D
3 S


2nd
10
Q
3
9
S 7
D 7
Morgan
East
Pass
1 S
Pass


3rd
9
A
K
10
8
Bates
South
1 C
2 C
3 NT


4th
3
2
6
S 4
D 6
S.Blanchard
West

Pass



Lead
D 4
Chorush
North
2 D
B.Blanchard
East
Pass
Koneru
South
Pass
S A Q J 6
H K J 8 5
D Q 3 2
C 9 5
TableS 9 8 5 2
H A 10 7 4
D 9 4
C 10 7 2


Par +130
4 D NS
S K 7 4 3
H 3 2
D J 5
C A K Q 8 4

Partscore +63 NT 349-1703 NT South -1-1002 D North +3+150


2010 USBC Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 69
Both Vul
S A J 6
H 10 5
D K 8
C Q J 10 9 4 2
Bramley
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D 4
C Q
D A
D Q
D 7
D 2
H 3
S 2
S J
J.Lall
North

2 C
2 S
3 NT

2nd
K
5
8
C 2
C 4
S 6
10
5
3
Compton
East

Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
3
6
10
C 6
C 7
J
A
7
Bathurst
South
1 D
2 H
2 NT


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

Pass
Pass


Lead
S 9
C 3
D A
D 4
C 4
Wold
North

2 C
3 C


2nd
K
K
8
K
A
Kranyak
East

Pass
AP


3rd
5
2
6
J
Jacobus
South
1 D
2 H



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


Par +110
3 C NS
S K Q 7 2
H A K 9 6
D 9 5 3
C 8 3




Partscore +83 NT 349-1783 NT South -2-2003 C North +1+130


2010 Rosenblum Round of 32, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 70
None Vul
S 7 6 5
H A J 10 9 8 7
D Q 5
C K Q
Drijver
West

Pass
AP


Lead
S 2
C 3
S 9
D 8
C 2
S 7
C J
S 8
D 9
H K
Paulissen
North

3 H



2nd
5
4
10
Q
7
4
9
H 6
6
3
Brink
East

Pass



3rd
K
K
J
K
Q
Q
D 5
H 7
H 8
5
Jansma
South
2 C
3 NT



4th
A
A
6
A
8
3
D 2
D 3
10
Berkowitz
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D J
C Q
D K
H 3
C 8
H A
H 10
H 9
S 5
Wold
North

1 H
2 D
3 H

2nd
4
A
A
5
3
K
D 2
D 3
4
Sontag
East

Pass
Dbl
AP

3rd
6
2
8
J
7
S 8
S 10
C 5
Q
Bates
South
1 D
1 S
Pass


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


Par +420
4 S North
S A Q 10 8
H 3
D A 9 4
C J 6 5 3 2





Partscore +73 NT 349-1853 NT South -2-1003 H North +2+200


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2010 Rosenblum Round of 64, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 71
Both Vul
S K 4
H K 8 3
D 10 9
C K 10 8 6 5 3
Zmudzinski
West

Dbl



Lead
S Q
C Q
S 8
D 9
S J
S 9
C 4
C 10
D 10
D A
Coenraets
North
Pass
3 NT



2nd
4
J
3
6
H 3
H 8
H 5
7
7
H 9
Balicki
East
Pass
AP



3rd
5
3
6
4
H 7
H 4
K
H J
J
C 5
de Donder
South
1 NT




4th
A
A
K
K
7
10
2
H 2
3
8
Engel
West

2 D
2 H
Pass

Lead
S 8
C 4
S 5
H 3
S J
S Q
Lauria
North
Pass
Dbl
Pass
3 C

2nd
A
J
3
4
D 9
C 5
Dehaye
East
Pass
Rdbl
Pass
AP

3rd
2
K
9
Q
H 6
Versace
South
1 D
Pass
2 NT


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


Par +120
2 NT South
S A 10 7 3
H Q J
D A J 5 4 2
C Q 4





Partscore +73 NT 349-1923 NT South -2-2003 C North =+110


2010 Rosenblum Round of 64, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 72
None Vul
S 3
H Q 3
D 9 8 7 4 3 2
C K Q 10 3
T.Bessis
West

2 D
AP

Lead
H 2
S 3
H 5
H A
Saurer
North
Pass
3 C


2nd
Q
A
9
C 3
M.Bessis
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
6
10
Fischer
South
1 NT
3 NT


4th
6
8
3
Jokisch
West

2 D
Pass

Lead
H 7
D 2
D K
C 4
S 3
H 5
C A
Levy
North
Pass
Pass
3 D

2nd
6
10
H 4
6
A
9
Kasimir
East
Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
2
A
3
K
6
J
Chagas
South
1 NT
Pass


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S K Q J 6
H K 9 6
D A K 6 5
C 7 4

Partscore +73 NT 349-1993 NT South -3-1503 D North +1+130


2009 Bermuda Bowl Final, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 73
None Vul
S K 5 4
H 10 7 4
D A
C Q 10 8 5 4 2
Versace
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
D 7
C 2
H K
H J
H 5
D 10
C 7
Rodwell
North

2 NT
3 NT

2nd
4
A
3
7
10
C 4
K
9
Lauria
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
3
5
J
6
8
9
2
10
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
3 C


4th
2
3
K
Q
D 4
D 6
S 4
A
Nickell
West

Pass


Lead
H A
D 2
C 2
D K
S 6
S 5
Nunes
North

Pass


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


3rd
3
5
J
S 4
K
Fantoni
South
1 NT



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


Par +110
2 S NS
S A Q 10 6
H Q 2
D K Q 6 4 3
C J 7


Partscore +63 NT 349-2053 NT South -2-1001 NT South +2+150


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 74
E-W Vul
S K J 6 5
H Q 8
D K
C A Q 10 7 5 2
Bertens
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H K
S 10
D 3
H Q
D A
S 2
S 6
S 3
C 4
D 7
Brenner
North
1 C
1 S
2 C
3 NT

2nd
8
J
6
2
S 5
K
8
C 2
Q
Bakkeren
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
Q
K
4
9
4
H 6
H 5
K
Figueiredo
South
1 H
1 NT
2 D


4th
3
A
5
A
4
7
9
D 10
8
Chagas
West
Pass
Pass
Pass


Lead
S 2
D 4
H K
H A
D 6
H J
Muller
North
2 C
2 S
3 H


2nd
5
A
8
Q
C 2
9
Branco
East
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
Q
K
5
2
7
C 5
de Wijs
South
2 H
3 C



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


Par +420
4 H NS
S A 7
H J 10 6 4 3
D Q J 10 4 3
C 8





Partscore +73 NT 349-2123 NT South -2-1003 H South +1+170


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 83 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 75
None Vul
S A 4
H K Q 9 8 7 6
D 8 6 4
C A 4
Lindqvist
West

1 D
Pass

Lead
D 2
H 5
H 6
D Q
D 9
D A
S 5
H Q
Muller
North

1 H
3 NT

2nd
4
4
A
3
7
H 7
A
S K
Brogeland
East
Pass
1 S
AP

3rd
J
K
S 2
5
10
S 3
8
S J
de Wijs
South
Pass
1 NT


4th
K
2
3
6
8
S 7
9
10
Drijver
West

Pass


Lead
D Q
C 9
H Q
C 10
S 5
H K
S 4
S 8
H 7
S Q
D 4
D 10
Saelensminde
North

2 H


2nd
3
5
A
K
A
2
K
9
C 8
H 8
9
8
Brink
East
Pass
AP


3rd
2
2
5
H 4
3
C 7
7
10
S J
C 3
K
J
Austberg
South
Pass



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


Par -110
2 S EW
S J 9 7 2
H 5
D K 7 3
C K Q J 7 5







3 NT +23 NT 351-2123 NT South -1-502 H North -2-100


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 93 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 76
E-W Vul
S K 9 4 2
H A Q 6 5
D 5 3
C 10 4 3
Aronov
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 6
C Q
D K
C J
C 8
C 7
S 3
Smirnov
North

2 C
2 NT


2nd
10
K
2
H 2
H 3
D 9
6
Stefanov
East

Dbl
Pass


3rd
A
5
3
9
H 4
H 8
10
Piekarek
South
1 NT
2 D
3 NT


4th
2
3
A
4
H 5
S 2
K
Kirmse
West

Pass
AP


Lead
S 8
D K
C A
S 5
D 5
D J
H 3
S 4
H 2
Karaivanov
North

1 H



2nd
2
2
2
6
6
C 6
8
7
9
Gromoeller
East

Dbl



3rd
3
3
9
10
Q
H 5
Q
D 7
A
Trendafilov
South
1 D
2 D



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


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




Partscore +53 NT 351-2173 NT South -1-502 D South +2+130


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 203 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 77
E-W Vul
S J 7
H 9
D Q J 8 7 6 2
C K 10 8 2
Kholomeev
West

1 H
AP

Lead
S K
C J
D 6
S Q
S 2
S 8
S 5
S 4
Karaivanov
North

3 C


2nd
7
4
4
J
H 9
C 9
D 5
H Q
Khiuppenen
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
K
9
6
10
H 6
H 2
D 3
Trendafilov
South
1 C
3 NT


4th
A
3
K
9
H 3
D 2
C 2
C 8
Aronov
West

1 H
Pass

Lead
S 5
D A
C A
C J
C 9
C 10
Dubinin
North

Pass
3 D

2nd
A
3
4
6
Q
S 3
Stefanov
East
Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
2
2
2
8
K
Gromov
South
1 C
Pass


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


Par +400
5 D NS
S A 9
H Q J 8 3
D A 10 9 5
C A J 9


Partscore +63 NT 351-2233 NT South -2-1003 D North +2+150


2009 Bermuda Bowl Quarterfinal, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 78
None Vul
S 4 2
H Q 7 6 5 4 2
D 10 9
C K J 6
Muller
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 5
S 3
H A
C 5
C J
H J
S 8
Hamman
North

1 H
2 H
3 C


2nd
2
A
8
4
7
Q
de Wijs
East

Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
7
2
K
3
K
Zia
South
1 C
2 D
2 NT
3 NT


4th
6
4
3
2
A
D 4
Meckstroth
West

Pass
AP



Lead
D K
H A
C 3
H 4
D Q
C A
S 5
Bakkeren
North

2 D




2nd
9
8
9
9
10
6
2
Rodwell
East

Pass




3rd
3
2
J
S 6
5
7
Bertens
South
1 C
2 H




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


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



Partscore +53 NT 351-2283 NT South -1-502 H South +1+140


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 79
E-W Vul
S K J 6 5
H Q 8
D K
C A Q 10 7 5 2
Sementa
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
D A
D 6
D Q
D 10
D 3
H J
C 9
Zhao
North
1 C
1 S
3 C


2nd
8
K
H Q
2
C 3
C 4
K
A
Duboin
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
5
7
C 2
C 5
C 7
S 5
Fu
South
1 H
1 NT
3 NT


4th
4
4
J
8
9
H 5
2
Zhuang
West
1 D
Pass
AP


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



2nd
3
Q
8
5
6
9
W.Wang
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
A
2
7
4
S 6
C 2
Lauria
South
2 H
3 C



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


Par +420
4 H NS
S A 7
H J 10 6 4 3
D Q J 10 4 3
C 8



3 NT +103 NT 361-2283 NT South +1+4303 C North -1-50


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 63 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 80
E-W Vul
S K J 6 5
H Q 8
D K
C A Q 10 7 5 2
Saelensminde
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
C 8
S 4
S 2
D K
H K
H A
S 10
C 3
D 5
Zia
North
1 C
1 S
2 NT


2nd
J
4
7
K
7
Q
8
6
10
Austberg
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
Q
9
8
4
7
5
H 2
J
Hamman
South
1 H
1 NT
3 NT


4th
A
K
5
H 3
A
4
6
D 3
D 10
Meckstroth
West
1 D
Pass



Lead
D 7
H A
H K
S 3
H J
D Q
C 8
D 9
C A
C 5
Brogeland
North
2 C




2nd
3
8
Q
J
9
2
3
10
6
K
Rodwell
East
Pass




3rd
A
2
5
Q
S 5
S 6
10
6
H 6
Lindqvist
South
Pass




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


Par +420
4 H NS
S A 7
H J 10 6 4 3
D Q J 10 4 3
C 8





Partscore +63 NT 361-2343 NT South -3-1502 C North =+90


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2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 93 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 81
E-W Vul
S K 9 4 2
H A Q 6 5
D 5 3
C 10 4 3
Duboin
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 5
C J
D K
C Q
C 8
C 7
H.Yang
North

2 C
2 NT
3 NT

2nd
3
K
2
H 2
H 3
D 7
Sementa
East

Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
A
6
3
9
H 10
H 4
Hu.Chen
South
1 NT
2 D
3 D


4th
2
4
A
10
H 5
S 2
Hu
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
D K
D Q
C A
C 7
S 6
S 4
D J
C 9
H J
H Q
Versace
North

1 H
Pass


2nd
A
2
4
2
K
Q
7
H 10
10
K
C 8
Gong
East

Pass
Dbl


3rd
8
3
5
5
6
K
H 2
S 9
Q
A
D 7
Lauria
South
1 D
2 D
2 H


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


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






Partscore +43 NT 361-2383 NT South -1-502 H North =+110


2009 Bermuda Bowl Qualifying, Round 133 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 82
Both Vul
S 5
H K 9 8 4 3 2
D 10 9 3
C A J 2
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
Ventin
North
2 H
3 C


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


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


4th
A
K
9
J
H 7
7
8
3
6
A
C A
8
Muzzio
West
Pass
Pass


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
Pass


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


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







Partscore +53 NT 361-2433 NT South -1-1002 H South =+110


2009 Spingold Final, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 83
E-W Vul
S 7 5
H A J 10 7
D K J 9 6 4
C Q 4
Meltzer
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C 6
S 5
S 10
C 10
S J
S 4
S 3
S 2
H K
Rubin
North

2 D
3 NT

2nd
Q
K
8
A
D 2
H 5
H 6
D 10
Q
Larsen
East

Pass
AP

3rd
5
A
7
2
H 7
D 4
D 6
D 9
10
Ekeblad
South
1 S
2 NT


4th
3
9
Q
4
6
H 4
D 3
D 7
Verhees
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 5
C 3
S 8
H K
C 8
H A
H J
Helness
North

1 NT
3 S

2nd
7
K
5
6
6
4
8
v.Prooijen
East

Pass
AP

3rd
2
4
Q
10
Q
D 8
D 5
Sontag
South
1 S
2 S


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


Par +450
5 S South
S A J 10 4 3 2
H K 9
D 8 5
C A 8 3



3 NT +63 NT 367-2433 NT South +1+4303 S South +1+170


2009 Spingold Semifinal, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 84
E-W Vul
S A Q J 7 4 3
H A 9
D 6 5
C K 10 4
Verhees
West

Pass
Dbl
Pass

Lead
H K
S 3
C J
S A
S Q
S J
S 7
Greco
North

1 S
Rdbl
3 NT

2nd
A
9
5
8
5
D 9
D 2
v.Prooijen
East

Pass
2 H
AP

3rd
5
K
K
2
D 3
D 4
Hampson
South
Pass
1 NT
3 S


4th
7
10
6
6
D 8
H 10
Gitelman
West

Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
C Q
S 3
Ekeblad
North

1 S
2 S


2nd
2
5
Moss
East

Pass
3 H


3rd
7
K
Granovetter
South
Pass
1 NT
3 S


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


Par +450
5 S NS
S K 2
H J 7
D 10 7 4 3
C A J 9 8 2


3 NT +63 NT 373-2433 NT South +3+4903 S North +3+230


2009 Spingold Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 85
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

Pass


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


2nd
2
4
9
3
7
Q
Morgan
East
Dbl
Pass


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


Par +420
4 H NS
S Q 9 6
H A J
D A 10 7 2
C K 9 6 2




Partscore +73 NT 373-2503 NT South -3-1503 H North =+140


2009 USBC Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 86
Both Vul
S 3
H K 4
D A Q 9 8 3 2
C A 10 7 3
Levin
West
2 D
Pass

Lead
C 6
H 2
C A
D A
D Q
C 7
H Q
H A
D.Yang
North
3 D
Pass

2nd
3
6
2
6
4
8
4
D 2
Weinstein
East
Pass
Dbl

3rd
4
K
5
7
H 3
S 4
D 5
X.Shi
South
3 NT
AP

4th
J
J
9
K
H 5
K
7
Lair
West
2 D
Pass

Lead
H J
H 5
C 4
S 3
S K
S Q
D 7
Grue
North
3 D


2nd
2
K
5
2
6
7
K
Ozdil
East
Pass


3rd
A
D 4
K
A
C 3
C 7
A
Cheek
South
Pass


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


Par +140
3 H NS
S A K Q 8 4
H 10 9 7 3 2
D 7
C J 5

3 NT +133 NT 386-2503 NT× South =+7503 D North -1-100


2009 USBC Round of 16B, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 87
Both Vul
S K J 8 4 3
H K 2
D K 7 4
C Q 10 2
Cohler
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D Q
D J
H 7
S 5
H 6
C Q
Weinstein
North

1 S
2 C
3 NT

2nd
4
K
A
7
3
K
Rosenberg
East

Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
3
A
5
J
4
3
Levin
South
1 C
1 NT
2 D


4th
8
6
2
A
K
8
Katz
West

Pass
AP


Lead
D Q
H 5
C Q
S Q
S 5
H 6
C 3
Passell
North

1 S



2nd
4
K
K
7
6
A
Jacobs
East

Pass



3rd
3
7
A
3
K
4
Mahaffey
South
Pass
1 NT



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


Par +500
5 H× EW -2
S Q 5
H A 3
D 10 8 6
C A J 9 6 4 3


3 NT +103 NT 396-2503 NT South +1+6301 NT South +3+180


2009 USBC Final, Segment 23 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 88
Both Vul
S K Q 7
H Q 5
D 9 6
C A Q J 10 8 6
Wildavsky
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H 4
H 9
H J
C 7
S 8
H 8
H 3
D A
Granovetter
North
2 C
2 S
3 D


2nd
Q
7
S 7
4
9
D 6
D 9
C 8
Doub
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
10
2
6
A
C 3
D 4
5
Rubin
South
2 D
2 NT
3 NT


4th
6
5
A
K
Q
C 2
D 3
10
Weichsel
West

Pass
Dbl
AP

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


2nd
9
Q
A
5
C 8
Ekeblad
East
Pass
Pass
3 S


3rd
A
K
6
2
9
Stewart
South
2 NT
Pass
4 C


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


Par +110
3 C NS
S 10 9
H A 7 6
D K Q 10 3
C 9 7 5 2



Partscore +53 NT 396-2553 NT South -3-3004 C North -1-100


2009 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 89
None Vul
S Q 8
H K J 9 7
D Q 10 7 6 5 3
C J
J.Weinstein
West
1 H
Pass
AP

Lead
C 3
S 2
H 3
S K
S J
S 10
S 9
S 3
C Q
H 4
H K
Granovetter
North
Pass
3 S


2nd
J
A
7
H 6
D 4
C 6
C 9
D 8
H 8
10
Gu
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
K
Q
2
8
D 3
D 5
D 6
H 9
D 7
J
Rubin
South
2 S
3 NT


4th
A
4
A
5
7
6
C 2
C 4
7
5
Weichsel
West
2 D
Pass


Lead
H 3
C J
H A
C Q
C 5
H K
D K
Lair
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
J
K
8
9
6
S 7
9
Ekeblad
East
2 H
Pass


3rd
2
A
7
D 3
S 8
D 2
4
Ozdil
South
2 S



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


Par +430
4 NT NS
S K J 10 9 3 2
H A 4
D 9 2
C A Q 5





3 NT +63 NT 402-2553 NT South +1+4302 S South +2+170


2009 USBC Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 90
Both Vul
S K Q
H 8 2
D Q 6 4
C K 10 8 7 3 2
Cheek
West

Pass
AP

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

3 C


2nd
Q
7
Q
K
9
5
H 7
H 6
S 10
H J
K
S 9
Grue
East

Pass


3rd
5
J
K
4
10
H 3
H 5
H 9
S 3
8
A
6
Ozdil
South
1 D
3 NT


4th
4
2
A
2
4
S 2
H Q
D 3
D 8
7
9
5
X.Shi
West

Pass


Lead
H 7
S 6
D 6
C J
C 10
S 10
C 8
C 7
C 3
C 2
D 4
Levin
North

1 NT


2nd
3
K
5
Q
A
4
4
H 6
H 10
H J
D.Yang
East

AP


3rd
Q
5
10
K
6
2
H 5
H 9
H K
S 8
Weinstein
South
1 D



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


Par +600
5 C NS
S A 8 4 3
H K 9 5 3
D A J 10
C J 6







3 NT +103 NT 412-2553 NT South +3+6901 NT North +4+210


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2009 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 91
Both Vul
S A Q 10 7
H Q 7
D K J 7 6 5 2
C 3
Brogeland
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
D 2
D 10
C 10
S K
D K
D 7
D 6
D 5
H 7
S J
Cheek
North
1 D
1 S
3 D


2nd
Q
3
8
2
A
H 2
C 4
C 5
S 4
3
10
Lindqvist
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
9
A
J
K
8
H 4
H 6
C 8
H 9
10
C 6
Grue
South
1 H
2 NT
3 NT


4th
5
4
Q
3
6
9
H 5
S 2
C 7
A
C J
Wold
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 3
H 5
H 8
C 3
S 5
S A
S 7
C 2
D 6
H 10
S J
Duboin
North
1 D
1 S
2 D
3 D

2nd
4
Q
9
4
2
8
9
9
3
D 9
D 7
Bramley
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
K
J
A
Q
6
D 10
D 5
A
S 10
D Q
Sementa
South
1 H
2 C
2 NT


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


Par +630
4 NT NS
S 6 5
H 10 9 6 4
D A 10
C A Q J 8 2






Partscore +53 NT 412-2603 NT South -1-1003 D North =+110


2009 Vanderbilt Round of 16, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 92
E-W Vul
S J 7 5
H 8 5 4 3
D 7 4
C A K 8 5
Brogeland
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 5
S A
S K
S Q
S 10
S 2
S 8
C J
C K
Cheek
North
Pass
2 C
2 NT


2nd
4
6
9
C 10
D 9
H 2
C 9
7
6
Lindqvist
East
1 D
Pass
Pass


3rd
Q
5
7
J
D 7
C 5
H 3
A
4
Grue
South
1 NT
2 S
3 NT


4th
K
4
3
C 2
D 3
D 2
D 10
3
Wold
West
Pass
Pass



Lead
C 10
D 4
D 6
C 9
S 5
D J
Duboin
North
Pass
2 S



2nd
A
3
8
K
3
5
Bramley
East
1 D
AP



3rd
2
K
7
3
A
Sementa
South
1 S




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


Par +420
4 S NS
S A K Q 10 8 2
H J 9
D K J 6
C J 4




3 NT +63 NT 418-2603 NT South =+4002 S South +2+170


2009 Vanderbilt Round of 32, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 93
N-S Vul
S K 10
H A Q 4 3
D 4
C K 9 8 6 3 2
Duboin
West

Pass
3 D
AP

Lead
D 6
D 8
H 9
C 5
H 10
C 7
H A
H Q
Townsend
North

2 C
3 H


2nd
4
J
3
A
S 6
D 5
6
7
Sementa
East

2 S
Pass


3rd
Q
A
J
4
4
10
5
D 10
Gold
South
1 S
Pass
3 NT


4th
2
C 2
2
3
K
K
C J
D 9
Rosenthal
West

Pass
2 D
Pass

Lead
H 9
D Q
D 8
C 2
H 2
C K
C 3
D 2
C 6
S 6
Brogeland
North

2 C
Pass
2 S

2nd
3
5
J
5
D 9
7
H 7
C Q
S 3
Silverstein
East

Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
J
6
A
A
A
H 10
S 2
S K
S 7
Lindqvist
South
1 S
Pass
Dbl


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


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





Partscore +63 NT 418-2663 NT South -1-1002 S South +1+140


2009 Vanderbilt Final, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 94
Both Vul
S Q 3
H A K J 9 8 2
D J 8
C 8 6 3
Sadek
West
1 C
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 6
C J
H 6
H A
D 8
C K
S K
C 5
Hampson
North
1 H
2 C
3 NT

2nd
3
A
10
S 2
4
6
Q
8
El Ahmady
East
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
A
4
J
5
K
2
4
Greco
South
1 NT
2 NT


4th
5
3
4
3
A
Q
7
Moss
West
1 C
Pass


Lead
C J
H 3
D 8
D 5
S K
S 8
S 4
H 6
Weinstein
North
2 H
Pass


2nd
Q
K
4
A
3
Q
10
10
Gitelman
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
K
4
K
J
2
A
6
J
Levin
South
3 H



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


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


Partscore +83 NT 418-2743 NT South -2-2003 H North =+140


2009 Vanderbilt Semifinal, Segment 13 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 95
E-W Vul
S A K 7
H 9 8
D K 10 8 6 3
C 7 6 4
Zia
West

Pass


Lead
C 8
Moss
North

3 NT


2nd
4
Hamman
East
Pass
AP


3rd
J
Gitelman
South
1 NT



4th
Q
Greco
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
C K
Freeman
North

3 D
4 D

2nd
4
Hampson
East
Pass
3 S
AP

3rd
5
Nickell
South
1 D
Pass


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S 5 4
H A 5 4
D A Q J 9 7 2
C Q 9
3 NT +73 NT 425-2743 NT South +1+4304 D South =+130


2008 World Championship Final, Segment 33 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 96
E-W Vul
S K 10 8 6 5 3
H A Q
D Q 8
C Q 8 4
Lauria
West
1 D
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 3
S 3
D 6
H 4
S K
D 2
S 10
S 8
S 6
C Q
C 4
C 10
Malinowski
North
1 S
2 S
3 NT

2nd
A
J
5
Q
Q
Q
D 4
H 8
D 7
3
6
8
Versace
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
5
4
K
7
9
3
C 5
H 9
C 7
9
K
J
Sandqvist
South
1 NT
2 NT


4th
6
7
8
10
A
10
2
D 9
D J
2
A
H K
Gold
West
1 D
Pass
AP

Lead
D 6
D 2
S 3
C J
H Q
D A
S 9
Duboin
North
1 S
2 D


2nd
5
Q
J
5
8
9
Townsend
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
3
4
2
K
C 4
Sementa
South
1 NT
2 S


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


Par +140
3 S NS
S 9 4
H K 10 9 6
D A 10 5
C K 9 7 5







Partscore +63 NT 425-2803 NT South -2-1002 S North +1+140


2008 World Championship Quarterfinal, Segment 53 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 97
E-W Vul
S 7 2
H J 2
D Q 7 5
C A Q 9 8 6 4
Muller
West
Pass
1 H
Pass

Lead
H A
H 5
H 9
H 6
H 7
D K
Kirmse
North
Pass
2 H
3 NT

2nd
2
J
10
D 5
D 7
Q
de Wijs
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
Q
K
S Q
D 6
3
Gromoeller
South
1 C
2 NT


4th
3
8
S 2
D 4
S 8
Elinescu
West
1 H
Pass


Lead
S Q
C 10
C 9
D 4
Ramondt
North
3 C



2nd
A
7
J
K
Wladow
East
Pass



3rd
3
Q
K
7
Westra
South
Pass



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


Par +130
4 C NS
S A K 8 4
H 10 8 3
D A 10 4
C K 10 2
Partscore +53 NT 425-2853 NT South -1-503 C North +1+130


2008 Spingold Round of 16, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 98
N-S Vul
S 8 4
H Q J 7
D A 7
C J 10 9 7 6 3
McNay
West

Pass


Lead
S 2
C A
C 5
S J
S 6
S Q
D 3
H Q
Lesniewski
North
Pass
3 NT


2nd
4
4
Q
3
7
D 7
A
8
Stoltz
East
Pass
AP


3rd
K
3
6
5
9
H 4
2
3
Gawrys
South
1 NT



4th
A
8
K
8
H 7
10
6
K
Fredin
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C Q
D 6
D 7
S 2
D Q
C 2
Tolliver
North
Pass
2 S
3 C

2nd
3
8
5
4
3
4
Fallenius
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
8
A
J
K
S 8
J
Horton
South
1 C
2 NT


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


Par +500
4 D× EW -3
S A 10 7 3
H A 9 3
D Q J 6
C A 5 2


Partscore +83 NT 425-2933 NT South -2-2003 C South +1+130


2008 Spingold Round of 64, Segment 43 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 99
Both Vul
S 9 7
H A 4
D A Q 7 6 3 2
C 10 3 2
Weichsel
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S K
S 3
D J
S 6
C 6
S 8
D 8
C K
Rothwarf
North
2 D
3 S


2nd
7
9
5
10
2
Q
Q
7
Ekeblad
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
J
3
D 2
Q
D 6
K
Goldstein
South
2 NT
3 NT


4th
5
A
4
C 5
A
H 6
H 5
Hessel
West

Pass


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



2nd
A
9
A
2
4
10
Quinn
East
Pass



3rd
4
2
3
A
S 2
S 5
Verhees
South
Pass



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


Par +130
4 D NS
S A 8 6 5 2
H K 9 7 5
D J
C A J 7


Partscore +63 NT 425-2993 NT South -1-1002 D North +2+130


2008 USBC Final, Segment 83 NT NSPartscore NS
Case 100
Both Vul
S Q 5 2
H A K J 4 2
D K 7 2
C A 2
Cohen
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D J
D Q
C A
C 2
H 10
H K
S Q
H 8
S 2
H 6
H 5
H 3
Compton
North
1 H
2 NT


2nd
2
K
9
K
7
9
A
C 8
K
C 10
C J
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
9
4
7
Q
C 3
6
D 5
9
S 10
D 6
Hamman
South
1 NT
3 NT


4th
3
8
6
5
A
S 4
3
J
8
2
4
Rodwell
West

Pass


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


2nd
A
Q
5
K
H 6
2
C 7
K
C 8
A
Meckstroth
East
Pass
AP


3rd
6
A
D 8
4
C 3
K
S 8
6
S 3
9
Stansby
South
1 NT



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


Par +110
3 C NS
S J 9 6
H 7
D A 8 3
C J 10 8 7 4 3






Partscore +33 NT 425-3023 NT South -3-3002 D North -2-200

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