Main     Match AU03 by Richard Pavlicek    

1998 Team Trials

Nickell vs. Cayne

BoardNickell NSScoreCayne NSScoreIMP ResultState of Match
11 NT East +2-1503 D South +1+130Cayne +7Cayne 7-0
24 H North =+6204 H North +1+650Cayne +1Cayne 8-0
33 C South -1-503 NT South =+400Cayne +10Cayne 18-0
43 NT West +1-6303 NT West +2-660Nickell +1Cayne 18-1
52 H West +1-1402 H West =-110Cayne +1Cayne 19-1
64 H North +1+4504 H North +1+450TieCayne 19-1
73 NT North +1+6303 NT North +1+630TieCayne 19-1
82 H West =-1103 H West =-140Nickell +1Cayne 19-2
92 C North +3+1502 C North +3+150TieCayne 19-2
104 S South -2-2003 NT South -1-100Cayne +3Cayne 22-2
112 S West =-1103 D West -2+100Cayne +5Cayne 27-2
123 H South -2-2002 S East =-110Cayne +3Cayne 30-2
133 NT East +2-6603 NT West +3-690Nickell +1Cayne 30-3
144 S East -1+502 NT North -2-100Nickell +4Cayne 30-7
153 S West =-1402 H West +1-140TieCayne 30-7

164 C North -1-504 H East -1+100Cayne +4Cayne 34-7
173 S East -1+503 NT South -2-100Nickell +4Cayne 34-11
183 NT West +3-4903 NT West +3-490TieCayne 34-11
191 NT South =+902 NT South =+120Cayne +1Cayne 35-11
204 H East =-6204 H East +2-680Nickell +2Cayne 35-13
213 NT West +1-4303 NT West +2-460Nickell +1Cayne 35-14
225 H West +1-6805 H West +1-680TieCayne 35-14
234 H North -1-1002 S× West -3+800Cayne +14Cayne 49-14
243 D North =+1105 D× North -2-300Nickell +9Cayne 49-23
253 D North =+1102 H East +2-170Nickell +7Cayne 49-30
264 S East +2-6804 S East +2-680TieCayne 49-30
274 S× South -4-8004 H West +2-480Cayne +8Cayne 57-30
283 NT South -2-2003 NT South -3-300Nickell +3Cayne 57-33
294 S West -1+1002 NT West =-120Nickell +6Cayne 57-39
303 H North -1-503 D West -1+50Cayne +3Cayne 60-39

314 H North +1+6502 S South +1+140Nickell +11Cayne 60-50
322 C North -3-1502 C North -1-50Cayne +3Cayne 63-50
334 S North +1+4504 S North +1+450TieCayne 63-50
344 S West =-4204 S West =-420TieCayne 63-50
353 NT North +2+4604 S South -1-50Nickell +11Cayne 63-61
364 H North -2-2004 H North -2-200TieCayne 63-61
374 H× East -1+1005 D North -1-100Nickell +5Nickell 66-63
384 H South +1+4504 H South +1+450TieNickell 66-63
393 C East +2-1502 S East +3-200Nickell +2Nickell 68-63
404 H North +1+4504 H North +1+450TieNickell 68-63
413 NT West =-6003 NT West +2-660Nickell +2Nickell 70-63
424 S South +1+6504 S North +1+650TieNickell 70-63
431 NT South -4-2003 NT West +1-430Nickell +6Nickell 76-63
446 S North -1-1004 S North +1+650Cayne +13Even 76-76
454 S× South +2+11904 S× North +2+1190TieEven 76-76

461 NT North -2-1003 C East =-110TieEven 76-76
476 H South =+14304 H South +1+650Nickell +13Nickell 89-76
484 S West -3+3004 S West -1+100Nickell +5Nickell 94-76
494 S East +1-4505 D West =-400Cayne +2Nickell 94-78
503 NT North +2+6603 NT North =+600Nickell +2Nickell 96-78
512 C West =-902 NT West +2-180Nickell +3Nickell 99-78
521 NT North +1+1201 NT North -1-100Nickell +6Nickell 105-78
534 H West =-4206 C East -4+200Cayne +12Nickell 105-90
544 H West =-6204 H West =-620TieNickell 105-90
554 S South -2-2001 NT South =+90Cayne +7Nickell 105-97
563 S× East -3+5006 D North =+920Cayne +9Cayne 106-105
574 S North -2-1002 D× East =-180Nickell +2Nickell 107-106
583 NT East -2+2005 C West -1+100Nickell +3Nickell 110-106
596 H West =-9806 H West =-980TieNickell 110-106
603 NT West -1+503 NT West +1-430Nickell +10Nickell 120-106

612 H West +1-1404 H West -1+100Cayne +6Nickell 120-112
625 H East -1+505 C× South -2-300Nickell +8Nickell 128-112
633 NT South =+6003 NT South +1+630Cayne +1Nickell 128-113
641 NT East +1-1201 NT West +1-120TieNickell 128-113
654 H West +1-4504 H West +1-450TieNickell 128-113
664 H South =+6204 H South =+620TieNickell 128-113
673 NT North =+4004 S South =+420Cayne +1Nickell 128-114
683 NT North =+6002 S East -1+100Nickell +11Nickell 139-114
692 S East -2+1002 H North =+110TieNickell 139-114
703 C East +2-1504 C East +1-150TieNickell 139-114
713 D South =+1103 D South =+110TieNickell 139-114
723 NT South -2-1003 NT South -1-50Cayne +2Nickell 139-116
733 S North -3-1503 NT West -1+100Cayne +6Nickell 139-122
744 H West =-6204 H West -1+100Cayne +12Nickell 139-134
753 H North -1-502 S East -1+50Cayne +3Nickell 139-137

766 H North =+14303 NT South +1+630Nickell +13Nickell 152-137
774 S South -1-1004 S South =+620Cayne +12Nickell 152-149
783 NT West +1-4304 S East -2+100Cayne +11Cayne 160-152
793 NT North +2+6603 NT North +2+660TieCayne 160-152
803 NT North =+4003 NT North =+400TieCayne 160-152
814 C South =+1303 D East +1-130Nickell +6Cayne 160-158
823 NT North -4-4003 NT North -4-400TieCayne 160-158
833 NT West =-6003 NT East +1-630Nickell +1Cayne 160-159
843 NT West =-6003 NT West +1-630Nickell +1Even 160-160
855 C South =+6006 NT North -2-200Nickell +13Nickell 173-160
863 NT North -1-503 NT North +2+460Cayne +11Nickell 173-171
872 H West +2-1704 H West +1-650Nickell +10Nickell 183-171
882 H West +3-2004 H West =-420Nickell +6Nickell 189-171
891 NT West +1-1201 NT East +1-120TieNickell 189-171
902 S East -3+3002 S West -3+300TieNickell 189-171

913 D West -1+502 S North -1-50Nickell +3Nickell 192-171
922 NT North -1-1002 NT North =+120Cayne +6Nickell 192-177
933 NT East -2+2006 NT East -3+300Cayne +3Nickell 192-180
946 NT South +1+10206 NT South +1+1020TieNickell 192-180
956 C× East -4+8003 NT South +2+660Nickell +4Nickell 196-180
961 H North =+801 NT North -1-50Nickell +4Nickell 200-180
974 H West -3+1503 H West -1+50Nickell +3Nickell 203-180
984 H North +1+6506 H North -2-200Nickell +13Nickell 216-180
994 H× South -1-1005 C× East -2+500Cayne +12Nickell 216-192
1001 NT West -1+1001 NT West =-90Nickell +5Nickell 221-192
1012 S East +2-1702 S East +1-140Cayne +1Nickell 221-193
1023 C South -2-1002 H East =-110TieNickell 221-193
1036 C West -1+1004 NT West +1-660Nickell +13Nickell 234-193
1044 S West -2+1004 S West -2+100TieNickell 234-193
1053 S East =-1404 S West -1+100Cayne +6Nickell 234-199

1064 H East +1-6504 H West =-620Cayne +1Nickell 234-200
1074 S South -1-504 S South =+420Cayne +10Nickell 234-210
1084 C North -1-1004 C North -3-300Nickell +5Nickell 239-210
1096 H West =-14306 H East =-1430TieNickell 239-210
1104 H North -4-2003 H North -3-150Cayne +2Nickell 239-212
1113 NT South -1-1003 NT South =+600Cayne +12Nickell 239-224
1123 S South +1+1702 H South +1+140Nickell +1Nickell 240-224
1133 NT South +3+4906 S South =+980Cayne +10Nickell 240-234
1146 S South +1+14606 S North +1+1460TieNickell 240-234
1154 S East +2-6806 S East =-1430Nickell +13Nickell 253-234
1166 S East =-14306 S East =-1430TieNickell 253-234
1171 D East =-703 H South =+140Cayne +5Nickell 253-239
1184 H North +2+4804 H South +1+450Nickell +1Nickell 254-239
1194 D South =+1305 D South -1-100Nickell +6Nickell 260-239
1203 NT North -2-1001 S× West -2+300Cayne +9Nickell 260-248


U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 1OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 1
None Vul
S Q 6 3 2
H Q 8 7
D J 8 4 2
C Q 2
Cohen
West

1 D
1 S

Lead
C 9
C J
S 9
S J
S 7
H 2
C 10
H 9
Nickell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
K
5
C 5
6
7
6
3
Berkowitz
East
1 C
1 H
1 NT

3rd
Q
4
3
A
4
J
S Q
8
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
A
2
10
2
H 5
A
D 3
10
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass

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

2nd
2
9
A
5
J
Q
Soloway
East
1 C
Pass
AP

3rd
A
7
5
2
7
K
Seamon
South
1 D
3 C


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


Par -100
3 D× North -1
S 9
H A 9 5
D K 10 9 5
C K 10 9 7 5


Cayne +7Cayne 7-01 NT East +2-1503 D South +1+130


Board 2
N-S Vul
S A 10
H A Q 8 6 4
D Q 8 6 5
C 10 7
Cohen
West

2 C
AP

Lead
S 7
H K
H 3
C 7
S 3
C 10
C 8
D 5
Nickell
North

2 H


2nd
Q
2
5
4
4
5
H 6
3
Berkowitz
East
1 NT
2 S


3rd
2
4
A
A
A
2
K
9
Freeman
South
Pass
4 H


4th
10
9
10
9
K
J
3
J
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 3
H 4
H 3
D 6
Passell
North

1 H
4 H

2nd
2
9
5
10
Soloway
East
Pass
1 S
AP

3rd
J
K
Q
A
Seamon
South
1 C
2 H


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


Par +620
4 H NS
S Q 3
H K J 7 3
D A 9 2
C A 6 3 2


Cayne +1Cayne 8-04 H North =+6204 H North +1+650


Board 3
E-W Vul
S 8 6 2
H Q
D K J 10 9 3
C A Q 7 5
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S K
C J
H A
S 5
S 3
Nickell
North

1 D
3 C

2nd
2
2
4
7
8
Berkowitz
East

Pass
AP

3rd
10
5
8
Q
C 6
Freeman
South
1 C
1 H


4th
A
K
Q
6
9
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 10
H 6
D Q
D 8
S K
H 7
C J
Passell
North

1 D
3 NT

2nd
Q
J
6
A
6
C 5
2
Soloway
East

Pass
AP

3rd
A
9
3
9
5
3
7
Seamon
South
1 C
1 NT


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A J 9 7
H K J 4 2
D Q 8
C J 10 3

Cayne +10Cayne 18-03 C South -1-503 NT South =+400


Board 4
Both Vul
S 8 7 5
H K 9 7 6 3
D Q 2
C A 10 7
Cohen
West
1 NT
Pass

Lead
H 6
S 9
D 4
D 8
C 2
Nickell
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
5
9
Q
K
Berkowitz
East
3 NT


3rd
10
A
K
6
A
Freeman
South
Pass


4th
Q
2
2
A
4
Hamman
West
1 NT
Pass

Lead
H 6
S 9
D 4
H J
D 5
Passell
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
7
A
5
9
Soloway
East
3 NT


3rd
10
A
8
3
K
Seamon
South
Pass


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


Par -630
4 NT West
S 10 4 3 2
H J 10 2
D A 9
C Q 9 3 2
Nickell +1Cayne 18-13 NT West +1-6303 NT West +2-660


Board 5
N-S Vul
S Q 10
H Q 8 2
D J 5 4
C Q J 9 5 3
Cohen
West

1 H


Lead
D 4
C 10
H 10
H 3
H 7
S 8
C 8
S J
Nickell
North
Pass
1 NT


2nd
7
A
2
8
S 3
10
K
Q
Berkowitz
East
Pass
2 H


3rd
A
5
6
A
K
K
3
2
Freeman
South
1 D
AP


4th
3
4
5
9
Q
A
6
6
Hamman
West

1 NT
2 H

Lead
D 4
C 10
H K
H 10
H 3
D 8
S 7
C 8
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
7
K
2
8
Q
6
10
A
Soloway
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
3
6
7
A
K
K
5
Seamon
South
Pass
2 D


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


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


Cayne +1Cayne 19-12 H West +1-1402 H West =-110


Board 6
E-W Vul
S 7 3
H K Q J 9 5 2
D 6 5 3
C 5 3
Cohen
West

2 D
AP

Lead
D 8
D 7
Nickell
North

3 H


2nd
4
Q
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
K
Freeman
South
1 S
4 H


4th
3
5
Hamman
West

2 D
Pass

Lead
D 8
D A
Passell
North

2 H
4 H

2nd
Q
5
Soloway
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
7
Seamon
South
1 S
3 D


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


Par +450
5 S South
S A K Q 10 2
H A 8 4
D Q 4
C A 10 7
TieCayne 19-14 H North +1+4504 H North +1+450


Board 7
Both Vul
S J 6 3
H K 9 5
D K Q 2
C A K Q 6
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 2
D J
H 5
C 3
C K
H K
D 3
Nickell
North

1 C
2 NT


2nd
4
K
4
2
8
A
A
Berkowitz
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
K
5
Q
A
5
2
4
Freeman
South
Pass
1 H
3 NT


4th
3
8
6
4
9
7
2
Hamman
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 9
D 10
H 5
C 3
C A
D 2
H 2
S 2
Passell
North

1 C
2 NT


2nd
Q
K
4
2
8
3
7
4
Soloway
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
K
5
Q
Q
5
A
K
A
Seamon
South
Pass
1 H
3 NT


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


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



TieCayne 19-13 NT North +1+6303 NT North +1+630


Board 8
None Vul
S Q 10 9 2
H 7 3
D K Q 10 7 6 4
C J
Cohen
West
1 C
1 H
2 H

Lead
D 7
D J
C 2
H 2
H K
Nickell
North
1 D
2 D
AP

2nd
3
2
9
4
7
Berkowitz
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
A
10
J
A
6
Freeman
South
Rdbl
Pass


4th
8
5
A
3
9
Hamman
West
1 H
2 H


Lead
C J
H 2
H A
Passell
North
Pass
3 D


2nd
A
4
7
Soloway
East
Pass
3 H


3rd
2
J
6
Seamon
South
1 NT
AP


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


Par -100
4 D× NS -1
S K 8 3
H Q 9 4
D A J
C Q 7 5 3 2
Nickell +1Cayne 19-22 H West =-1103 H West =-140


Board 9
E-W Vul
S A 3
H A J 10 8 4
D 8 5
C A K J 4
Cohen
West

Pass

Lead
C 8
H Q
C 3
H A
H 10
H 8
D K
Nickell
North
1 H
2 C

2nd
10
2
2
5
7
K
3
Berkowitz
East
Pass
AP

3rd
6
4
A
D 2
D 7
C Q
5
Freeman
South
1 S


4th
4
6
5
3
9
D 6
A
Hamman
West

Pass

Lead
C 5
C 4
H Q
D A
D 10
C 7
Passell
North
1 H
2 C

2nd
3
8
2
2
K
9
Soloway
East
Pass
AP

3rd
6
10
4
6
3
A
Seamon
South
1 S


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


Par +450
5 S NS
S J 10 9 7 4
H Q
D K 7 2
C Q 10 7 3
TieCayne 19-22 C North +3+1502 C North +3+150


Board 10
Both Vul
S J 5 4 3
H A K 10 9 7 2
D 2
C A Q
Cohen
West

2 D
Pass
AP

Lead
D A
D 9
H Q
D 8
Nickell
North

Dbl
4 H


2nd
2
H 2
4
S J
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
S 10
S 7
S K
Freeman
South
Pass
3 D
4 S


4th
4
3
7
10
Hamman
West

3 D
AP


Lead
D 8
C 10
H A
S 3
S 8
C 3
Passell
North

3 H



2nd
2
6
3
10
7
K
Soloway
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
K
2
4
A
4
4
Seamon
South
Pass
3 NT



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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A 9 8 2
H 5 4
D Q 10 4 3
C K J 6

Cayne +3Cayne 22-24 S South -2-2003 NT South -1-100


Board 11
None Vul
S A K 9 4
H K 8
D K 10 8 2
C 9 6 2
Cohen
West

Pass
1 S
2 S

Lead
C 2
S 3
C 6
D J
C 9
D 7
S 10
Nickell
North

1 D
Pass
AP

2nd
K
5
Q
4
5
2
H 7
Berkowitz
East

1 H
Pass


3rd
A
K
J
6
10
Q
6
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
2 C


4th
4
8
D 5
K
S 2
3
4
Hamman
West

Pass
2 S
3 D

Lead
H K
S 10
H 8
S J
S 4
C K
H Q
S 9
Passell
North

2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
A
3
3
A
D Q
A
D 9
D J
Soloway
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
2
2
7
8
C 8
4
D 10
H 10
Seamon
South
2 D
Pass
3 C


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


Par +300
4 S× EW -2
S 3
H Q J 10 7 2
D 4 3
C A J 10 8 3



Cayne +5Cayne 27-22 S West =-1103 D West -2+100


Board 12
N-S Vul
S Q 9 8 6
H 8 2
D 10 6 5
C 6 5 4 2
Cohen
West
1 NT
Pass
AP

Lead
S A
S 2
D A
D K
D 8
C 8
S K
C K
C J
S J
Nickell
North
Pass
3 C


2nd
6
8
2
7
Q
2
H 6
9
Q
H 9
Berkowitz
East
2 S
Pass


3rd
7
10
5
6
10
A
C 7
4
5
H 10
Freeman
South
Dbl
3 H


4th
5
H 3
3
4
9
3
9
10
H 7
Q
Hamman
West
1 H
Pass


Lead
D A
D K
H A
H 6
S A
S 2
C 10
Passell
North
Pass
2 C


2nd
2
7
4
K
6
8
K
Soloway
East
1 S
2 S


3rd
5
10
8
2
3
J
7
Seamon
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S 5
H A Q 9 6 3
D A K J 8
C K J 3




Cayne +3Cayne 30-23 H South -2-2002 S East =-110


Board 13
Both Vul
S Q 9 7 4
H K Q 6
D K 4 2
C 10 8 7
Cohen
West

1 S
3 NT

Lead
H 9
C 7
D 10
Nickell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
4
A
3
Berkowitz
East
1 D
1 NT


3rd
Q
6
6
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass


4th
5
4
K
Hamman
West

2 NT


Lead
S 4
D 10
H K
D A
Passell
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
J
7
5
2
Soloway
East
1 D
3 NT


3rd
8
6
2
5
Seamon
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -660
5 NT EW
S 10 8
H 9 8 7 3 2
D 7 3
C J 6 5 3
Nickell +1Cayne 30-33 NT East +2-6603 NT West +3-690


Board 14
None Vul
S 10 7 4
H A Q
D A Q 10 6 5
C K 6 5
Cohen
West

2 C
4 S


Lead
D 3
H A
H Q
D J
S Q
Nickell
North

2 D
AP


2nd
4
6
9
C 3
K
Berkowitz
East
Pass
2 S



3rd
A
5
K
6
A
Freeman
South
Pass
3 H



4th
7
2
3
K
4
Hamman
West

1 H
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
C Q
H A
H Q
H J
H 10
H 8
D J
Passell
North

1 NT
2 H


2nd
K
K
9
6
3
7
S 9
4
Soloway
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
4
5
K
C 5
C 6
S 4
6
Seamon
South
Pass
2 D
2 NT


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


Par +100
4 C× EW -1
S K 6
H K J 10 8 5
D J 9 3 2
C 10 2



Nickell +4Cayne 30-74 S East -1+502 NT North -2-100


Board 15
N-S Vul
S 10 7
H K 10
D K J 7 5
C A K 10 6 5
Cohen
West

1 S
Pass
Pass

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

Pass
2 NT
Pass

2nd
8
Q
10
5
K
9
Berkowitz
East

2 S
Pass
3 S

3rd
4
3
Q
Q
A
J
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
3 C
AP

4th
J
S 3
8
7
9
10
Hamman
West

1 S
2 H


Lead
C A
D 5
H 3
S 2
D 9
C K
D 8
Passell
North

Pass
AP


2nd
8
2
K
5
J
Q
K
Soloway
East

1 NT



3rd
2
Q
A
Q
4
7
6
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass



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


Par -140
3 S EW
S K 9 5
H J 9 8
D Q 3
C 9 7 4 3 2


TieCayne 30-73 S West =-1402 H West +1-140


TopMain

U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 2OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 16
E-W Vul
S K 10 6
H Q
D A 8
C 10 9 8 7 5 4 3
Cayne
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
D K
C 10
C 2
S 3
H Q
D Q
Rodwell
North
3 C
Pass


2nd
4
Q
J
K
A
Burger
East
3 D
Pass


3rd
7
A
5
Q
5
Meckstroth
South
4 C



4th
A
6
H 2
2
J
Nickell
West
Pass
1 S
4 H

Lead
C A
S A
S 2
H A
H 3
H 8
D 7
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
6
3
4
5
K
10
A
Freeman
East
1 D
2 H


3rd
3
10
K
6
9
C 5
2
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par +110
3 C NS
S A 9 7 2
H K 8 5
D 9 6 5 4
C A 2

Cayne +4Cayne 34-74 C North -1-504 H East -1+100


Board 17
None Vul
S 10 9 2
H A J 6
D K
C K J 7 6 4 3
Cayne
West

3 C


Lead
C 2
H 9
D K
S 3
D Q
D 9
H 6
Rodwell
North
2 C
Pass


2nd
9
7
3
10
5
10
3
Burger
East
2 S
3 S


3rd
J
4
2
K
C 3
S 2
K
Meckstroth
South
2 NT
AP


4th
A
J
A
A
6
8
5
Nickell
West

2 C
AP

Lead
S 6
S Q
C 2
S K
S 8
S 4
D 8
Passell
North
1 C
3 C


2nd
10
A
9
D 2
D 4
D 7
9
Freeman
East
1 S
Pass


3rd
J
3
K
5
D 5
H 4
Seamon
South
Dbl
3 NT


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


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

Nickell +4Cayne 34-113 S East -1+503 NT South -2-100


Board 18
N-S Vul
S Q J 9 6 4
H J 8 5
D K 5 4
C 9 6
Cayne
West

1 NT

Lead
S J
S 3
C 3
H 9
Rodwell
North

Pass

2nd
2
4
2
5
Burger
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
5
10
Q
3
Meckstroth
South
Pass
AP

4th
K
D 8
6
K
Nickell
West

1 NT

Lead
S J
S 3
C 3
C K
C Q
D 2
Passell
North

Pass

2nd
2
4
2
9
H 5
4
Freeman
East
Pass
3 NT

3rd
5
8
A
7
10
J
Seamon
South
Pass
AP

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


Par -460
5 NT EW
S 5
H K 6 4 2
D Q 9 8 6 3
C J 4 2
TieCayne 34-113 NT West +3-4903 NT West +3-490


Board 19
E-W Vul
S 9 8 5
H Q 8 7 5
D 4
C Q 9 8 7 4
Cayne
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 7
D 3
D 2
C A
C 10
C K
C 3
C 9
Rodwell
North

1 D


2nd
4
9
S 8
J
S 2
S 6
H 3
S 3
Burger
East

Pass


3rd
Q
J
10
4
7
8
Q
H 6
Meckstroth
South
1 C
1 NT


4th
6
S 5
A
2
5
6
D 5
H 4
Nickell
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 7
D 3
D K
C A
C 10
C K
C 3
C Q
S 8
D 8
D 2
Passell
North

1 H


2nd
4
9
H 5
J
H 3
H 4
S 6
S 4
K
H 7
Freeman
East

Pass


3rd
Q
J
10
4
7
8
9
S 7
10
5
Seamon
South
1 C
2 NT


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


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





Cayne +1Cayne 35-111 NT South =+902 NT South =+120


Board 20
Both Vul
S Q 3 2
H A 9
D K 8 7 6
C 10 7 6 5
Cayne
West
1 C
1 S
4 H

Lead
C K
D J
S 5
H A
H 9
D 4
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
A
6
4
4
6
7
Burger
East
1 H
3 H


3rd
7
5
Q
2
C 2
10
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass


4th
S 7
Q
10
5
K
3
Nickell
West
1 C
1 S


Lead
C K
D J
S 6
D 4
D 10
C 4
D 9
H 5
Passell
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
A
6
K
7
2
7
C 8
9
Freeman
East
1 H
4 H


3rd
5
5
2
A
H 8
H 3
H K
10
Seamon
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -620
4 H EW
S A 8 6 5
H 2
D Q 3 2
C K Q 9 8 2


Nickell +2Cayne 35-134 H East =-6204 H East +2-680


Board 21
N-S Vul
S J 9 2
H Q 10 4
D K Q 7 6
C 10 6 4
Cayne
West

Pass
3 NT

Lead
H 4
S 7
C A
C 2
C Q
C 9
C 5
C 7
D A
Rodwell
North
Pass
2 H
AP

2nd
2
Q
4
10
H 3
H 5
D 8
D 5
4
Burger
East
Pass
3 C


3rd
A
9
3
K
8
S 5
D 2
H 9
3
Meckstroth
South
1 H
Pass


4th
7
3
J
H 6
6
D 6
S 2
H 10
7
Nickell
West

2 NT


Lead
D 6
C 3
C 2
C Q
C 9
C 7
C 5
S 3
S A
D 10
H 2
Passell
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
J
J
4
H 3
H 8
H 5
S 7
8
H 4
Q
6
Freeman
East
1 C
3 NT


3rd
4
A
K
8
D 3
D 9
S 5
Q
4
A
K
Seamon
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -430
4 NT EW
S K 10 8 7
H A 8 6 5 3
D 8 5 4
C J





Nickell +1Cayne 35-143 NT West +1-4303 NT West +2-460


Board 22
E-W Vul
S 10 9 8 7 6 4 2
H Q
D K J 8
C 6 4
Cayne
West

1 H
5 H

Lead
S 9
H J
Rodwell
North

2 S
AP

2nd
J
Q
Burger
East
Pass
4 H


3rd
Q
K
Meckstroth
South
Pass
4 S


4th
A
3
Nickell
West

1 H
5 H

Lead
S 10
H 8
Passell
North

3 S
AP

2nd
J
Q
Freeman
East
Pass
4 H


3rd
Q
K
Seamon
South
Pass
4 S


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


Par -1100
6 S× NS -5
S Q 3
H 7 3
D A Q 10 6 4
C J 10 5 3
TieCayne 35-145 H West +1-6805 H West +1-680


Board 23
Both Vul
S 10 6 3 2
H A K 10 4 2
D A K 9
C 10
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass
AP

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

1 H
3 S


2nd
2
3
8
J
3
3
D 9
7
9
Burger
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
5
9
A
C 2
4
Q
4
H 4
A
Meckstroth
South
Pass
1 S
4 H


4th
A
6
5
S 4
8
K
A
J
8
Nickell
West

Pass
2 S
AP

Lead
H A
H K
C 10
C 8
D K
D A
H 2
D 8
S 9
C 2
Passell
North

1 H
Pass


2nd
3
5
3
J
3
J
J
9
A
K
Freeman
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
9
7
A
S 2
6
2
S 7
Q
4
S 6
Seamon
South
Pass
1 NT
Dbl


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


Par +120
2 NT NS
S A 7 5
H 9 7
D 10 6 4 2
C A Q 8 2





Cayne +14Cayne 49-144 H North -1-1002 S× West -3+800


Board 24
None Vul
S Q J 7
H Q 8 5 3
D A J 8 7 6 5
C
Cayne
West
Pass
Dbl
2 S
AP

Lead
H A
S 3
S 5
D 3
Rodwell
North
1 D
2 D
Pass


2nd
9
2
J
Q
Burger
East
Dbl
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
K
4
A
Meckstroth
South
1 S
Pass
3 D


4th
5
7
A
2
Nickell
West
Pass
4 S



Lead
H A
S 3
H 7
S 4
D 10
Passell
North
1 D
5 D



2nd
9
2
8
A
Q
Freeman
East
Dbl
Dbl



3rd
4
K
J
5
A
Seamon
South
2 D
AP



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


Par +100
4 C× EW -1
S A 8 2
H 10 9
D 10 9 4 3
C A 9 7 5
Nickell +9Cayne 49-233 D North =+1105 D× North -2-300


Board 25
E-W Vul
S A J 10
H J 5 2
D K Q J 5 4
C K 3
Cayne
West

Pass
Dbl
AP

Lead
H K
C 5
C 3
D 10
H 3
D 6
D 5
S Q
Rodwell
North
1 C
1 NT
2 D


2nd
4
6
4
A
2
7
C 10
4
Burger
East
1 H
Pass
3 C


3rd
8
J
D 2
4
10
K
8
10
Meckstroth
South
Dbl
2 C
3 D


4th
5
K
2
3
A
H 6
C 7
K
Nickell
West

Dbl



Lead
C 6
H K
S 3
C 3
D 10
H 8
H Q
Passell
North
1 NT
2 D



2nd
Q
A
4
4
A
2
D 2
Freeman
East
Pass
2 H



3rd
K
3
A
H 4
K
10
Seamon
South
2 C
AP



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


Par -140
3 H EW
S Q 8 3 2
H A 9 4
D 10 9 8 6 2
C 6



Nickell +7Cayne 49-303 D North =+1102 H East +2-170


Board 26
Both Vul
S 10 4 3
H 8
D K Q 10 9 7 6 2
C A J
Cayne
West

1 H
4 C

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

3 D
Pass

2nd
A
3
7
7
H 5
D 7
J
Burger
East
1 C
3 S
4 S

3rd
2
A
8
4
J
D 8
K
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
4
2
4
8
10
2
9
Nickell
West

1 NT
4 D

Lead
D 5
H 4
S A
S K
S 5
H K
C 2
C 3
Passell
North

3 D
Pass

2nd
A
8
2
7
H 3
D 6
J
Q
Freeman
East
1 S
4 C
4 S

3rd
2
A
6
8
J
D 8
K
5
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -1430
6 S EW
S 7 2
H J 9 7 6 5 3 2
D 5 3
C Q 9


TieCayne 49-304 S East +2-6804 S East +2-680


Board 27
None Vul
S K 9 4
H 2
D A J 10 9 8 4
C 10 8 3
Cayne
West

1 H
4 C

Lead
H A
H 3
C K
C Q
C J
D A
S K
S 9
D 7
H 6
D 3
H 10
Rodwell
North

2 D
4 S

2nd
2
C 3
2
5
S 4
K
3
8
H 5
S J
H J
S A
Burger
East

3 D
Dbl

3rd
8
K
4
A
6
2
2
10
4
7
9
C 7
Meckstroth
South
Pass
3 S
AP

4th
9
Q
8
10
D 6
Q
5
H 4
S 6
D 8
S 7
D 10
Nickell
West

1 H
3 C

Lead
C 3
H 6
H 3
Passell
North

Pass
Pass

2nd
K
9
D 10
Freeman
East

2 NT
4 H

3rd
5
A
K
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


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







Cayne +8Cayne 57-304 S× South -4-8004 H West +2-480


Board 28
N-S Vul
S 8 7
H A 4
D A K J 6 5 4
C 9 6 2
Cayne
West
1 C
3 H

Lead
C A
C K
Rodwell
North
1 D
3 NT

2nd
2
6
Burger
East
2 H
AP

3rd
10
H 3
Meckstroth
South
2 NT


4th
4
5
Nickell
West
1 C
Pass

Lead
C K
C A
C Q
C J
C 8
C 3
D 3
D K
S 7
Passell
North
1 D
3 NT

2nd
2
6
9
D J
D 5
D 4
A
10
J
Freeman
East
2 H
AP

3rd
10
H 2
H 5
H 3
S 3
S 6
2
8
K
Seamon
South
2 NT


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


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


Nickell +3Cayne 57-333 NT South -2-2003 NT South -3-300


Board 29
Both Vul
S K 9 4
H 6 3
D J 10 8 7 3
C A 4 2
Cayne
West

2 NT
3 S
4 S

Lead
H 6
S 7
C 9
C 4
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
5
4
J
6
Burger
East
Pass
3 H
3 NT


3rd
8
2
A
S A
Meckstroth
South
2 H
Pass
Pass


4th
A
J
5
3
Nickell
West

2 NT



Lead
H 6
C K
H 3
C 6
C J
C 10
C 3
D A
D K
Passell
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
5
A
K
S J
2
S 9
D 3
7
8
Freeman
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
8
5
10
Q
7
8
H J
6
S 2
Seamon
South
2 D
Pass



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


Par -140
3 S EW
S A J
H Q 10 9 8 4 2
D Q 5 4 2
C 9




Nickell +6Cayne 57-394 S West -1+1002 NT West =-120


Board 30
None Vul
S Q 7 5
H K Q J 9 5
D 10 9 5
C K 2
Cayne
West

1 D
Pass


Lead
D J
C 10
D K
S A
S J
C J
Rodwell
North

1 H
3 H


2nd
4
7
9
4
K
6
Burger
East
Pass
1 S
AP


3rd
8
A
H 2
8
2
2
Meckstroth
South
Pass
2 NT



4th
5
K
7
5
7
9
Nickell
West

1 D
Pass
3 D

Lead
H K
S 2
S J
D A
H 3
H J
H Q
D K
D Q
Passell
North

1 H
2 H
AP

2nd
2
Q
K
2
6
C 4
C 5
9
10
Freeman
East
Pass
1 S
3 C


3rd
8
A
8
5
9
4
10
S 3
S 6
Seamon
South
Pass
2 D
Pass


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


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




Cayne +3Cayne 60-393 H North -1-503 D West -1+50


TopMain

U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 3OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 31
N-S Vul
S A
H A 9 6 4
D 5 2
C A 10 6 5 3 2
Berkowitz
West

1 D
Pass
AP

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

2 C
2 H


2nd
A
2
Q
K
9
7
H Q
H 6
2
4
Cohen
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
6
A
K
H 4
H 5
D 2
C 2
4
7
H 8
Rodwell
South
Pass
2 D
4 H


4th
5
6
7
4
8
5
8
3
J
D 7
Soloway
West

1 D
AP


Lead
H K
C 2
S 3
C A
H 4
H Q
D Q
S 10
Cayne
North

2 C



2nd
A
4
2
J
3
6
A
7
Hamman
East

Pass



3rd
2
K
A
D 3
8
S 5
10
D 5
Burger
South
Pass
2 S



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


Par +650
5 H NS
S Q J 10 9 3
H 10 8 7 5
D A 8 3
C K





Nickell +11Cayne 60-504 H North +1+6502 S South +1+140


Board 32
E-W Vul
S A Q 9 8 7
H A 6 2
D 7 4
C A 7 4
Berkowitz
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 10
S 3
C 9
S A
S 9
H 8
S 8
D 3
C Q
Meckstroth
North
1 S
2 C

2nd
K
2
2
4
5
5
10
7
D 9
Cohen
East
Pass
AP

3rd
8
Q
3
H 3
C 5
A
C 6
K
D J
Rodwell
South
1 NT


4th
4
K
A
6
J
10
C J
8
7
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
D 2
C 3
S A
S 7
D 9
C 8
D 10
S 8
D Q
H 10
H 6
Cayne
North
1 S
2 C

2nd
8
A
4
5
A
4
3
10
H 5
Q
7
Hamman
East
Pass
AP

3rd
J
9
3
C 5
7
10
C 7
C 6
H 2
K
9
Burger
South
1 NT


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


Par -90
1 NT West
S 3
H Q 9 8 3
D Q 10 9 8
C K 6 5 2




Cayne +3Cayne 63-502 C North -3-1502 C North -1-50


Board 33
None Vul
S A Q 8 7 6
H K 6
D K J 8 7
C 6 2
Berkowitz
West

Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
C 10
S 3
S 6
S 9
H K
C 9
D 6
C J
D K
H 6
Meckstroth
North
1 S
2 D
Pass
3 H


2nd
A
2
H 3
J
A
3
8
K
3
8
Cohen
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
Q
K
A
7
Q
9
S 7
2
Q
Rodwell
South
2 C
3 C
3 D
4 S


4th
6
4
5
D 4
5
2
A
H 4
10
2
Soloway
West

3 C
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 10
S 3
S Q
S 6
H 7
C 9
C K
H 6
Cayne
North
1 S
Pass
3 S
4 D


2nd
A
5
H 3
D 3
5
J
S 7
4
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
A
9
K
K
Q
D 4
9
Burger
South
2 NT
3 D
4 C
4 S


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


Par +460
5 NT NS
S K 10 9 3
H Q 10 9 7
D A 2
C A J 3






TieCayne 63-504 S North +1+4504 S North +1+450


Board 34
N-S Vul
S Q 10 4
H K J 4
D A 8 7
C J 10 9 4
Berkowitz
West

1 NT
3 D
4 S

Lead
C J
S K
C Q
S 3
S A
Meckstroth
North

Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
4
4
10
D 2
Cohen
East
Pass
3 C
3 H


3rd
8
2
3
J
5
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
7
5
8
Q
Soloway
West

1 NT
2 H
3 S

Lead
C J
D 6
C 4
D 10
H 2
D J
H 3
C K
H 8
S A
Cayne
North

Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
A
3
7
A
8
J
S 7
K
8
Hamman
East
Pass
2 C
3 C
4 S

3rd
8
Q
5
H 5
4
H 10
S 2
S 9
S 6
3
Burger
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -420
4 S EW
S 8 7
H Q 6 2
D K 9 5 4 3 2
C 8 5





TieCayne 63-504 S West =-4204 S West =-420


Board 35
E-W Vul
S 10 4 3
H A Q 7 6
D K Q 10
C A 8 4
Berkowitz
West

Pass



Lead
H J
H 3
S 4
D 2
H 10
S 10
Meckstroth
North

3 NT



2nd
2
A
2
7
C 2
J
Cohen
East

AP



3rd
K
8
7
K
5
K
Rodwell
South
1 S




4th
6
4
5
A
Q
D 4
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 7
D 2
C J
S 4
D J
S 3
H 2
D 10
C 8
Cayne
North

2 C
3 S


2nd
4
7
2
2
9
6
3
5
D 8
Hamman
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
10
K
3
A
Q
K
A
H 4
5
Burger
South
1 S
3 C
4 S


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


Par +460
5 NT NS
S A K 9 8 7
H 4 2
D J 2
C K 9 5 2




Nickell +11Cayne 63-613 NT North +2+4604 S South -1-50


Board 36
Both Vul
S 10 8
H A K Q J 2
D A J 8
C A K 7
Berkowitz
West
Pass
1 S
Pass


Lead
S A
S 6
S J
H A
H K
H Q
H J
Meckstroth
North
1 C
Dbl
4 H


2nd
4
5
H 2
4
8
D 4
D 2
Cohen
East
Pass
2 S
AP


3rd
K
Q
3
5
C 2
C 3
C 4
Rodwell
South
1 D
3 C



4th
8
10
7
3
6
7
9
Soloway
West
Pass
2 S
Pass
AP

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


2nd
4
5
H 2
4
8
D 3
D 4
5
10
Hamman
East
Pass
3 S
Pass


3rd
9
J
3
5
C 2
C 3
D 6
4
8
Burger
South
2 D
4 C
4 H


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


Par +130
4 C NS
S 7 5 4
H 5
D K 10 6
C J 9 8 4 3 2




TieCayne 63-614 H North -2-2004 H North -2-200


Board 37
N-S Vul
S J 9 2
H 8 6
D 10 8 4 3 2
C K 5 4
Berkowitz
West

4 H
AP


Lead
S Q
H 3
S 7
C 4
C A
D 6
Meckstroth
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
A
6
3
2
7
H 4
Cohen
East
1 H
Pass



3rd
2
A
4
Q
5
2
Rodwell
South
Dbl
Dbl



4th
5
J
9
6
3
Q
Soloway
West

3 H
Pass
AP

Lead
C 2
D A
S K
H 3
Cayne
North
Pass
Pass
4 D


2nd
A
S 8
A
6
Hamman
East
1 H
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
2
2
A
Burger
South
Dbl
Dbl
5 D


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


Par +100
4 H× EW -1
S K Q 3
H K J
D A J 9 7 6 5
C A Q

Nickell +5Nickell 66-634 H× East -1+1005 D North -1-100


Board 38
E-W Vul
S A 10 9 5 3
H A 8 5
D 2
C Q J 5 2
Berkowitz
West

2 D
Pass

Lead
D K
D A
C 2
D 10
Meckstroth
North

Dbl
4 H

2nd
2
H A
8
6
Cohen
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
7
A
H 5
Rodwell
South
1 H
2 H


4th
3
5
4
J
Soloway
West

3 D


Lead
D K
C 4
C 3
C 5
D 3
H 5
D 10
Cayne
North

4 H


2nd
2
Q
9
7
6
2
8
Hamman
East
Pass
AP


3rd
4
K
J
H 9
H 8
K
H A
Burger
South
2 H



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


Par +450
5 H NS
S 7 4
H K Q J 10 9 4
D 10 5 3
C A 3

TieNickell 66-634 H South +1+4504 H South +1+450


Board 39
Both Vul
S 9 3 2
H J 10 2
D 10 7 4 2
C 10 5 4
Berkowitz
West

Dbl
2 S

Lead
D A
D K
H 7
C 2
C A
C 7
Meckstroth
North

Pass
Pass

2nd
5
C 3
J
8
4
10
Cohen
East

2 H
3 C

3rd
7
2
A
J
6
Q
Rodwell
South
1 C
Pass
AP

4th
8
3
4
5
K
D 6
Soloway
West

2 C


Lead
D A
H 4
S 8
S 4
H 3
S J
H 9
C 2
C A
Cayne
North

Pass


2nd
5
7
Q
3
K
9
J
8
5
Hamman
East

2 S


3rd
4
10
A
10
2
6
A
J
6
Burger
South
1 NT
AP


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


Par -650
5 S EW
S K Q
H 8 5 4 3
D A K J 9 6
C K 8



Nickell +2Nickell 68-633 C East +2-1502 S East +3-200


Board 40
None Vul
S A 6 5
H A Q 7 5 4
D Q 4
C Q 9 3
Berkowitz
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 9
H 8
H 9
H 5
S J
Meckstroth
North
1 NT
3 H


2nd
10
3
K
S 7
2
Cohen
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
7
A
10
5
Rodwell
South
2 NT
4 H


4th
6
2
6
S 3
C 7
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 2
H J
H 8
Cayne
North
1 H
2 NT


2nd
A
3
K
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
4
A
Burger
South
2 D
4 H


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


Par +450
5 H NS
S Q J 10
H J 10 9 8
D A K 6 5
C 8 4
TieNickell 68-634 H North +1+4504 H North +1+450


Board 41
E-W Vul
S J 9 8 2
H A 8 6 5 4
D 10 8 6
C 6
Berkowitz
West

1 NT
3 NT


Lead
S 2
D K
D 5
Meckstroth
North
Pass
2 C
AP


2nd
3
3
9
Cohen
East
Pass
2 NT



3rd
A
6
10
Rodwell
South
1 D
3 S



4th
7
Q
H 3
Soloway
West

1 D
2 C
3 NT

Lead
H 5
C A
C 5
H K
S 2
Cayne
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
6
H 4
10
3
Hamman
East
Pass
1 H
3 C


3rd
2
3
10
C 8
A
Burger
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


Par -600
5 C EW
S A 10 6 4
H 10 7 2
D K J 7 5 2
C Q
Nickell +2Nickell 70-633 NT West =-6003 NT West +2-660


Board 42
Both Vul
S 9 7 6 2
H A Q 6
D 7 6 5 3 2
C 5
Berkowitz
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 3
H 7
C 5
S 10
C 2
H 6
Meckstroth
North

2 C
3 S


2nd
2
4
A
Q
7
9
Cohen
East
1 D
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
Q
6
4
S 7
K
Rodwell
South
1 NT
2 S
4 S


4th
A
5
10
6
3
3
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass


Lead
H 5
C 5
H J
C 6
S 6
C 8
S 9
Cayne
North

1 S
4 S


2nd
2
A
K
7
10
9
K
Hamman
East
1 D
Pass
AP


3rd
10
2
3
S 2
J
S 7
A
Burger
South
Dbl
3 S



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


Par +650
5 S NS
S A Q J 8
H K 7 2
D A 9
C K 8 6 2


TieNickell 70-634 S South +1+6504 S North +1+650


Board 43
None Vul
S J 8 7 6 5
H 8 7 6
D J 5
C 10 8 4
Berkowitz
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 7
H 6
S 10
D 10
D Q
D 2
D 8
Meckstroth
North

1 S


2nd
J
5
5
K
H 7
S 6
H 8
Cohen
East

Pass


3rd
3
4
Q
A
4
C 7
C 5
Rodwell
South
1 D
1 NT


4th
6
Q
3
5
9
C 3
C 2
Soloway
West

1 NT


Lead
S 6
D 3
D 2
C 10
Cayne
North

Pass


2nd
Q
6
J
5
Hamman
East

3 NT


3rd
3
Q
4
3
Burger
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -430
4 NT EW
S 3 2
H A 10 4 3
D K 9 6
C A 6 3 2

Nickell +6Nickell 76-631 NT South -4-2003 NT West +1-430


Board 44
N-S Vul
S A K 10 9 7 6
H Q 3
D
C A K J 5 3
Berkowitz
West
Pass
2 S
4 C
4 D
Pass
5 D
AP

Lead
H K
H A
Meckstroth
North
1 C
Dbl
Dbl
Pass
4 S
5 H


2nd
4
8
Cohen
East
Dbl
3 NT
Rdbl
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
5
Rodwell
South
Rdbl
Dbl
Pass
Dbl
Pass
6 S


4th
3
Q
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass






Lead
H K
H A
Cayne
North
1 S
4 S






2nd
4
8
Hamman
East
2 H
AP






3rd
6
5
Burger
South
2 S







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


Par +500
6 D× EW -3
S Q J 3
H 10 9 8 4
D A 9 7 4
C Q 4
Cayne +13Even 76-766 S North -1-1004 S North +1+650


Board 45
Both Vul
S J 3 2
H Q 10 8 6 5 4
D 4
C 8 5 3
Berkowitz
West

3 NT
Pass


Lead
D K
D J
S J
S 3
S Q
S 10
D 10
D 8
D 9
Meckstroth
North
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
4
Q
4
K
8
H 2
C 4
H 9
C 6
Cohen
East
1 NT
Pass
Dbl


3rd
5
S 2
5
A
H 4
H 5
H 6
C 3
H 8
Rodwell
South
Dbl
4 S
AP


4th
A
2
7
6
H 3
H J
6
H A
C 7
Soloway
West

2 NT
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H K
D A
D J
S J
S 3
Cayne
North
Pass
Pass
4 S
AP

2nd
S 5
Q
K
4
K
Hamman
East
1 NT
3 C
Pass


3rd
2
4
S 2
9
A
Burger
South
2 H
4 D
Pass


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


Par +800
6 NT× East -3
S A Q 10 9 5
H
D A J 10 9 8 7 3
C 2




TieEven 76-764 S× South +2+11904 S× North +2+1190


TopMain

U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 4OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 46
None Vul
S K 7 3
H Q 10 7 6
D A Q 8 3
C K 7
Cohen
West

1 H
Pass


Lead
C 5
H 4
C A
C 6
Meckstroth
North

Pass
1 NT


2nd
Q
5
3
S 2
Berkowitz
East
1 D
1 S
AP


3rd
9
10
10
8
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass



4th
7
K
K
S 7
Soloway
West

1 NT
Pass
3 C

Lead
D 4
D Q
H 7
S 9
C A
S A
S 6
H 2
Passell
North

Pass
Dbl
AP

2nd
J
9
8
7
3
4
8
6
Hamman
East
1 S
2 C
Pass


3rd
A
6
J
Q
4
10
C 10
K
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
2 D


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


Par -130
4 C EW
S J 8 4 2
H J 4
D K 10 6 5 4
C Q 3



TieEven 76-761 NT North -2-1003 C East =-110


Board 47
N-S Vul
S Q 6
H K Q 6
D 10 7 5
C A K Q 9 2
Cohen
West

2 D
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D K
D J
H 5
S Q
H 4
H 6
H 8
Meckstroth
North

3 C
4 D
5 H


2nd
5
7
2
K
10
J
D 6
Berkowitz
East

3 D
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
2
K
A
Q
A
D 10
Rodwell
South
1 S
3 H
4 H
6 H


4th
9
H 3
7
2
9
D 3
D Q
Soloway
West

3 D
Pass
AP


Lead
D K
D A
H 5
H 6
C 5
C K
C 2
H 8
C Q
C 9
S 6
Passell
North

Pass
4 D



2nd
5
7
2
9
3
10
J
D 6
S 8
D 2
5
Hamman
East

Pass
Pass



3rd
4
Q
K
A
A
8
H 4
Q
S 3
S 4
A
Seamon
South
Pass
Dbl
4 H



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


Par +1430
6 H NS
S A J 9 4 3
H A 8 5 4 3
D 9
C 8 5







Nickell +13Nickell 89-766 H South =+14304 H South +1+650


Board 48
E-W Vul
S Q 9 8 6
H J 9
D J
C Q J 9 8 3 2
Cohen
West
1 D
3 S


Lead
H J
H A
H 8
C Q
S 2
S 6
D A
D 3
Meckstroth
North
2 C
Pass


2nd
2
Q
S 7
A
10
3
J
C 3
Berkowitz
East
Pass
4 S


3rd
K
9
S 9
4
J
H 3
C 5
S 4
Rodwell
South
3 H
AP


4th
7
5
6
D 4
Q
A
2
6
Soloway
West
1 D
2 S
4 D

Lead
H J
H A
H 8
C 3
C 7
S A
D A
D 4
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
Q
S 7
10
S 10
6
J
C 8
Hamman
East
2 C
3 S
4 S

3rd
K
9
S 8
4
S J
2
C 6
S 3
Seamon
South
2 H
Pass
AP

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


Par -140
3 S EW
S 10
H A K 10 8 4 3
D K 10 8 6 2
C 4


Nickell +5Nickell 94-764 S West -3+3004 S West -1+100


Board 49
None Vul
S 7 6 3
H K J 7 5
D Q 5 3
C J 8 2
Cohen
West

2 H
4 H



Lead
H 3
S 8
S 2
D 9
Meckstroth
North
Pass
3 H
Pass



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



3rd
K
A
Q
A
Rodwell
South
1 H
Pass
AP



4th
A
3
9
3
Soloway
West

1 C
2 D
3 S
4 S

Lead
H 7
D 8
H K
D A
D K
C 9
H Q
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
A
2
2
3
5
2
D 10
Hamman
East
Pass
1 H
3 C
3 NT
5 D

3rd
3
6
6
9
C 3
K
J
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -980
6 S EW
S 10 9 5
H Q 10 8 6 3
D 4 2
C A Q 7



Cayne +2Nickell 94-784 S East +1-4505 D West =-400


Board 50
N-S Vul
S K 7 6
H 10 4 3
D 10 9 3
C A Q 9 3
Cohen
West

2 C
Pass

Lead
C 4
D 3
D 2
C J
S 8
Meckstroth
North

2 NT
3 NT

2nd
5
7
J
3
6
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
A
9
8
10
Rodwell
South
1 C
3 C


4th
A
6
8
H 6
Q
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 2
H 8
D A
D K
D 2
Passell
North

1 NT
3 NT

2nd
6
10
A
6
J
C 2
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
Q
9
3
9
10
Seamon
South
1 D
2 NT


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


Par +650
5 S NS
S A Q 5 4
H A 7 6
D A K 5 4 2
C 5
Nickell +2Nickell 96-783 NT North +2+6603 NT North =+600


Board 51
E-W Vul
S Q 5
H K 8 5
D J 8 7 5
C 9 5 3 2
Cohen
West

2 C


Lead
S Q
C K
C A
C 10
S K
S 8
Meckstroth
North

Pass


2nd
3
3
5
2
6
10
Berkowitz
East

Pass


3rd
2
H 3
D 2
H 7
5
C 9
Rodwell
South
1 D
Pass


4th
A
4
7
Q
4
7
Soloway
West

1 NT
2 NT

Lead
C 2
D 4
S 2
C K
C J
C 10
Passell
North

Pass
AP

2nd
S 3
5
A
5
3
9
Hamman
East

2 D


3rd
Q
10
5
S 7
H 3
S J
Seamon
South
1 C
Pass


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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S K 9 8 2
H A Q 4 2
D K 3
C Q 7 4
Nickell +3Nickell 99-782 C West =-902 NT West +2-180


Board 52
Both Vul
S A Q
H A 8 3
D A 10 8 2
C Q 10 9 8
Cohen
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 4
C Q
H 6
Meckstroth
North
1 C
1 NT

2nd
10
A
Q
Berkowitz
East
Pass
AP

3rd
J
2
2
Rodwell
South
1 D


4th
A
K
3
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 4
C 10
H 5
H 6
C 4
C 9
C 7
D 3
H 9
D 7
S A
Passell
North
1 NT


2nd
10
5
8
Q
S 2
A
J
6
S 6
5
9
Hamman
East
Pass


3rd
J
2
K
2
Q
6
S 4
10
S 3
J
8
Seamon
South
Pass


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


Par -140
3 S EW
S 10 8 6
H Q 10 7
D 9 5 3
C J 6 4 2




Nickell +6Nickell 105-781 NT North +1+1201 NT North -1-100


Board 53
N-S Vul
S K 10 8 6 4 2
H K
D K 5
C 9 8 6 5
Cohen
West

Dbl
4 H

Lead
C 6
S Q
H 10
S K
S 10
Meckstroth
North
2 D
2 S
AP

2nd
2
5
3
3
H 7
Berkowitz
East
Dbl
Pass


3rd
A
2
6
J
7
Rodwell
South
2 H
Pass


4th
K
A
K
9
D 3
Soloway
West

4 H
6 C

Lead
S Q
S J
C 2
D J
H 10
S K
D 3
C 10
H 2
Passell
North
2 D
Pass
AP

2nd
5
9
4
K
5
D 4
5
A
A
Hamman
East
Dbl
5 C


3rd
8
6
K
A
6
7
Q
D 6
C 8
Seamon
South
3 H
Pass


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


Par -920
6 D EW
S Q J 7
H 8 5 3 2
D 9 8 2
C A 4 3



Cayne +12Nickell 105-904 H West =-4206 C East -4+200


Board 54
E-W Vul
S 10 5 3
H Q 5
D 7 3 2
C A 7 6 4 3
Cohen
West

1 NT
2 H
4 H

Lead
S 3
D 6
H A
H 2
Meckstroth
North

Pass
3 D
AP

2nd
4
Q
5
Q
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
3 H


3rd
A
7
3
K
Rodwell
South
1 D
2 D
Pass


4th
8
4
8
9
Soloway
West

1 H
4 H


Lead
D 2
H A
H 2
Passell
North

Pass
AP


2nd
4
5
Q
Hamman
East
Pass
2 H



3rd
9
3
K
Seamon
South
1 D
Pass



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


Par -500
5 D× NS -3
S A K Q 2
H 9 8
D K 10 9 6 5
C 10 5
TieNickell 105-904 H West =-6204 H West =-620


Board 55
Both Vul
S 8 6 3 2
H Q 2
D K 10 4 2
C K 8 4
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
C 2
D A
D 6
S A
Meckstroth
North

2 D
3 D


2nd
4
5
Q
7
Berkowitz
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
A
3
7
2
Rodwell
South
1 C
2 NT
4 S


4th
7
2
4
4
Soloway
West

Pass



Lead
C 6
D 5
S 4
H 6
C 5
C J
S 10
H 9
D 2
Passell
North

Pass



2nd
4
3
A
K
K
S 5
K
3
6
Hamman
East

Pass



3rd
10
K
7
2
A
9
C 3
Q
Q
Seamon
South
1 NT




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


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




Cayne +7Nickell 105-974 S South -2-2001 NT South =+90


Board 56
None Vul
S A 9 4
H A Q 10 9 2
D K J 7 5 3
C
Cohen
West
Pass
3 S



Lead
H K
H 8
H A
S 4
S K
D 3
S 2
D 6
Meckstroth
North
1 H
Dbl



2nd
5
J
6
8
C 6
A
C 4
5
Berkowitz
East
1 S
AP



3rd
2
Q
C 3
C 9
5
8
J
2
Rodwell
South
2 S




4th
3
4
7
3
A
4
9
9
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S K
D 9
H 4
Passell
North
1 H
3 D
4 NT


2nd
D 8
4
8
Hamman
East
1 S
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
3
J
Seamon
South
3 C
4 S
6 D


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


Par +980
6 H NS
S
H K 8
D Q 10 9 8
C A Q J 9 6 4 3



Cayne +9Cayne 106-1053 S× East -3+5006 D North =+920


Board 57
E-W Vul
S A J 10 9
H 10 8
D J
C 10 8 7 6 5 2
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D A
D 5
H 4
C 8
S 3
C 2
H J
H 5
Meckstroth
North
Pass
1 S
2 NT


2nd
3
K
3
A
2
3
A
S J
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
2
10
9
4
S K
8
D 6
Rodwell
South
1 D
2 H
4 S


4th
J
C 6
9
Q
9
J
2
Q
Soloway
West

2 D



Lead
H K
C Q
C J
S K
S Q
D J
H Q
H 4
D 9
Passell
North
Pass
Dbl



2nd
A
8
10
4
7
6
3
5
10
Hamman
East
1 D
AP



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




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


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




Nickell +2Nickell 107-1064 S North -2-1002 D× East =-180


Board 58
Both Vul
S K 5
H K Q J 6 5
D A J 10 9 3
C 4
Cohen
West

2 C
3 S


Lead
H 3
H K
C 2
Meckstroth
North

2 H
Pass


2nd
7
A
8
Berkowitz
East
1 D
3 C
3 NT


3rd
J
8
K
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass
AP


4th
4
9
4
Soloway
West

2 C
3 S
5 C

Lead
H K
C 2
C Q
D 6
H Q
Passell
North

2 H
Pass
AP

2nd
A
8
D 3
A
4
Hamman
East
1 D
3 C
4 C


3rd
3
K
3
2
2
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


Par -620
4 S EW
S 10 7 6 3
H 10 8 3 2
D 7 5 4
C 9 8
Nickell +3Nickell 110-1063 NT East -2+2005 C West -1+100


Board 59
None Vul
S Q
H J 2
D K J 10 4 3 2
C K Q 9 3
Cohen
West

1 C
3 H
6 H


Lead
C K
H 7
Meckstroth
North

2 D
Pass
AP


2nd
H 6
3
Berkowitz
East

2 S
4 H



3rd
5
A
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass
Pass



4th
4
2
Soloway
West

1 C
3 H
4 S
5 NT

Lead
C K
H 10
C 4
D A
D 5
Passell
North

2 D
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
H 6
3
3
6
Q
Hamman
East

2 S
4 D
5 C
6 H

3rd
J
A
H 7
7
H 8
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -980
6 S EW
S J 9 8
H 4 3
D Q 6
C J 10 8 6 5 2

TieNickell 110-1066 H West =-9806 H West =-980


Board 60
N-S Vul
S 8 6 3
H A 10 8 5
D K 10 6 5 2
C 7
Cohen
West
1 NT
2 D
3 NT

Lead
D 5
C 8
H J
Meckstroth
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
7
7
4
Berkowitz
East
2 C
2 S


3rd
J
Q
5
Rodwell
South
Pass
Pass


4th
Q
A
3
Soloway
West
1 D
1 NT


Lead
D 5
C 8
Passell
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
7
7
Hamman
East
1 S
3 NT


3rd
J
Q
Seamon
South
Pass
AP


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


Par +110
3 D NS
S 5
H K J 9
D J 9 3
C A 10 9 6 5 2
Nickell +10Nickell 120-1063 NT West -1+503 NT West +1-430


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U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 5OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 61
Both Vul
S A 10 9 4
H Q 5
D K 9 2
C A K Q 6
Passell
West

2 H

Lead
C K
H Q
H K
H J
H 2
H 3
H 10
S 8
Soloway
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
7
4
5
C 6
S 4
D 2
D 9
10
Seamon
East
2 D
Pass

3rd
2
8
7
D 4
D 6
C J
D 7
Q
Hamman
South
Pass
Pass

4th
8
A
9
C 3
C 4
C 5
C 9
3
Nickell
West

4 H

Lead
C A
C K
H 5
H A
H K
H J
H 6
H 3
S 7
S 6
D Q
Burger
North
1 C
Pass

2nd
7
J
4
Q
C Q
C 6
S 4
D 2
9
J
3
Freeman
East
1 D
Pass

3rd
2
3
8
7
D 4
D 6
D 7
S 2
Q
8
9
Cayne
South
3 C
Pass

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


Par -140
3 H EW
S J 5 3
H 9 8
D Q J 5
C 9 5 4 3 2




Cayne +6Nickell 120-1122 H West +1-1404 H West -1+100


Board 62
None Vul
S A 10
H 4 2
D K Q 9 8 4
C K Q J 6
Passell
West

Dbl


Lead
C A
D 2
H 3
H 6
Soloway
North

5 C


2nd
2
A
2
9
Seamon
East
Pass
5 H


3rd
6
4
K
A
Hamman
South
3 C
AP


4th
5
3
5
4
Nickell
West

Pass
Dbl

Lead
S 2
C 6
D 2
H A
S K
H 8
Burger
North

5 C
AP

2nd
A
5
A
2
10
4
Freeman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
4
10
4
6
Q
K
Cayne
South
3 C
Pass


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


Par -300
5 C× NS -2
S J 5
H J 9 5
D 2
C A 10 9 8 7 4 3
Nickell +8Nickell 128-1125 H East -1+505 C× South -2-300


Board 63
N-S Vul
S A J 7 3
H J 8 4
D A K 7 5
C 5 2
Passell
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
S 9
H 3
H 4
D J
D K
D 5
D 9
S 5
H 8
H A
Soloway
North

2 D
3 NT

2nd
J
6
7
A
8
C 4
C 6
10
S 4
C 2
Seamon
East

Pass
AP

3rd
Q
J
9
3
4
Q
7
A
2
S 6
Hamman
South
1 H
2 NT


4th
K
5
10
6
2
10
C 3
2
K
Q
Nickell
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
H A
H 6
D A
D K
D 5
H 9
C 6
H Q
S K
S 5
Burger
North

1 S
3 NT

2nd
4
8
3
8
C 4
K
2
10
8
9
Freeman
East

Pass
AP

3rd
5
7
4
9
Q
J
K
S 3
7
J
Cayne
South
1 D
1 NT


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


Par +630
4 NT NS
S K 5
H Q 9 3 2
D Q 9 6 4
C A Q 8




Cayne +1Nickell 128-1133 NT South =+6003 NT South +1+630


Board 64
E-W Vul
S J 8 6 4
H 9 4
D K Q 5 2
C K J 5
Passell
West
Pass
1 D

Lead
H 3
S 7
C 3
D 10
S 6
C 2
H 4
C 7
S 8
D A
Soloway
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
2
5
3
K
10
A
6
3
2
Seamon
East
1 C
1 NT

3rd
9
Q
Q
Q
5
4
6
8
10
7
Hamman
South
Pass
AP

4th
K
4
A
4
9
J
5
K
A
8
Nickell
West
Pass
1 NT

Lead
S 4
C 3
S 5
C 4
D 8
S 8
C 2
Burger
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
5
A
J
3
K
6
Freeman
East
1 C
Pass

3rd
10
7
6
Q
Q
2
9
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass

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


Par -120
2 NT West
S 10 5 2
H J 10 6 3
D 10 9 8
C A 10 6



TieNickell 128-1131 NT East +1-1201 NT West +1-120


Board 65
None Vul
S J 10 3
H 8 7 6
D 9 5 2
C A K 10 3
Passell
West

1 H
2 D
2 S
3 H

Lead
C K
C A
D 2
H 3
Soloway
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
5
6
3
6
Seamon
East
1 C
1 NT
2 H
2 NT
4 H

3rd
J
4
J
K
Hamman
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
2
7
A
2
Nickell
West

1 H
4 H



Lead
C A
C K
S J
H K
H 10
Burger
North
Pass
Pass
AP



2nd
5
6
Q
2
Q
Freeman
East
Pass
2 C




3rd
J
4
5
3
A
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass




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


Par -460
5 NT EW
S 8 6 5 2
H Q 2
D J 8 7 6 4
C J 4

TieNickell 128-1134 H West +1-4504 H West +1-450


Board 66
N-S Vul
S 6 5 4 2
H K J 9 3 2
D 5
C 10 9 2
Passell
West

Pass
Pass

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

1 D
4 H

2nd
2
9
2
K
8
A
H 10
Seamon
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
7
K
5
9
H 2
5
J
Hamman
South
1 C
1 H


4th
3
A
7
2
4
8
10
Nickell
West

Dbl
Pass

Lead
C Q
H 5
S J
H 6
D 5
Burger
North

3 H
4 H

2nd
2
8
A
C 6
6
Freeman
East
Pass
Dbl
AP

3rd
7
J
9
K
K
Cayne
South
1 H
4 D


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


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

TieNickell 128-1134 H South =+6204 H South =+620


Board 67
E-W Vul
S A K 8
H J 7 4
D A 10 8 7 4 2
C 4
Passell
West

Pass
Pass




Lead
H 2
C 4
H 5
C A
Soloway
North

3 C
3 NT




2nd
8
8
4
3
Seamon
East

Pass
AP




3rd
9
9
K
D 2
Hamman
South
2 C
3 D





4th
J
10
A
Q
Nickell
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 5
H 8
D 5
D 2
C A
C 5
H J
D 4
C 6
D 7
C 7
Burger
North

1 D
2 H
3 D
3 S
4 S

2nd
4
Q
A
3
3
10
2
9
K
K
S 4
Freeman
East

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
7
6
S 5
4
S 8
10
S 9
S K
S Q
S A
Cayne
South
1 C
1 S
3 C
3 H
4 C


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


Par +420
4 S NS
S Q 9 7 5
H A 10 8
D
C A 9 7 6 5 2








Cayne +1Nickell 128-1143 NT North =+4004 S South =+420


Board 68
Both Vul
S A 4 2
H 3
D J 8 6 5
C K J 10 8 4
Passell
West
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S J
H 3
S 3
H K
H Q
H 9
H 6
Soloway
North
Pass
2 NT


2nd
6
5
2
7
8
C 2
D 10
Seamon
East
1 D
Pass


3rd
7
10
8
D 5
D 6
S 4
D 8
Hamman
South
2 H
3 NT


4th
A
A
K
4
J
D 9
D 3
Nickell
West
Pass
Dbl
2 S

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

2nd
A
8
8
5
9
6
2
7
Freeman
East
1 D
1 S


3rd
3
3
K
A
H 6
3
4
C 10
Cayne
South
1 H
2 H


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


Par +630
4 NT NS
S K 6
H K Q 10 9 6 2
D K 4 2
C A 6


Nickell +11Nickell 139-1143 NT North =+6002 S East -1+100


Board 69
N-S Vul
S 9 8 2
H Q J 8 3
D K 7 2
C A 9 4
Passell
West

2 C



Lead
H K
S 3
H 6
D A
D 6
Soloway
North
Pass
2 H



2nd
4
J
3
4
5
Seamon
East
1 D
2 S



3rd
Q
2
S 10
9
S 4
Hamman
South
Dbl
AP



4th
2
5
5
2
7
Nickell
West

Pass
2 C
AP

Lead
H 2
S 8
H A
C K
C 8
C 9
S 3
D 9
D A
D 8
Burger
North
Pass
1 H
Dbl


2nd
5
5
7
2
J
D 3
J
2
5
J
Freeman
East
1 D
1 S
Pass


3rd
9
K
3
4
A
H K
2
Q
C 5
H 4
Cayne
South
Dbl
Pass
2 H


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


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





TieNickell 139-1142 S East -2+1002 H North =+110


Board 70
E-W Vul
S 4 2
H 10 7 2
D K 9 8 7 5 3
C Q 6
Passell
West

3 C


Lead
H K
H Q
S 7
C A
C K
Soloway
North

Pass


2nd
4
8
6
2
5
Seamon
East
1 C
Pass


3rd
2
7
4
3
4
Hamman
South
1 H
Pass


4th
3
5
K
6
Q
Nickell
West

2 H
4 C

Lead
H A
H Q
S 5
C A
C K
Burger
North

3 H
AP

2nd
4
8
6
2
5
Freeman
East
1 C
Pass


3rd
2
7
4
3
4
Cayne
South
1 H
Pass


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


Par -650
5 S EW
S 9 7 5 3
H A K Q J 6
D Q 4
C 5 2
TieNickell 139-1143 C East +2-1504 C East +1-150


Board 71
Both Vul
S Q 8 5
H Q 7 2
D K 10 4
C A K 7 3
Passell
West

Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H A
S J
S 7
S A
D 5
D 4
H 3
Soloway
North

1 NT
2 NT


2nd
2
5
Q
D Q
9
3
K
Seamon
East

Pass
Pass


3rd
4
10
K
4
K
J
7
Hamman
South
Pass
2 S
3 D


4th
9
6
3
8
2
H 5
8
Nickell
West

Pass
AP


Lead
H A
S 4
C J
D K
D 10
D 4
H 3
S J
Burger
North

2 NT



2nd
2
5
6
2
3
6
K
Q
Freeman
East

Pass



3rd
4
K
2
5
7
A
7
A
Cayne
South
2 D
3 D



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


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



TieNickell 139-1143 D South =+1103 D South =+110


Board 72
None Vul
S A J 10 7 2
H K 10 8 6
D A 9
C 9 2
Passell
West
Pass
2 C
Pass

Lead
C 3
C 5
C 4
S K
S 3
S J
C 10
H 3
H A
Soloway
North
1 S
Pass
3 NT

2nd
2
J
H 6
4
5
D 2
S 7
10
9
Seamon
East
Dbl
Pass
AP

3rd
A
Q
7
2
A
D 4
6
Q
D 3
Hamman
South
Rdbl
2 NT


4th
8
9
K
8
H 5
Q
H 4
7
K
Nickell
West
Pass
2 C
AP

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


2nd
2
J
H 6
4
H 5
3
D 4
9
7
Freeman
East
Dbl
3 C


3rd
A
Q
7
A
K
8
10
10
A
Cayne
South
Rdbl
3 NT


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


Par +140
3 S North
S K 3
H J 9 7 4
D K J 5 4
C K J 8



Cayne +2Nickell 139-1163 NT South -2-1003 NT South -1-50


Board 73
E-W Vul
S J 10 9 7 5
H Q 9 4
D A 6 5
C A 4
Passell
West

Pass



Lead
D K
S J
H J
D Q
D J
H 6
Soloway
North
1 S
Pass



2nd
3
H 5
Q
2
4
8
Seamon
East
2 S
Pass



3rd
10
2
A
H 2
C 2
S 4
Hamman
South
3 S




4th
A
K
3
5
6
4
Nickell
West

2 C
2 S
3 NT

Lead
S J
S 2
C 2
C 3
S 9
S 7
C Q
C 10
C 6
C 7
D 10
Burger
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
H 5
K
4
8
D 8
H 7
D 6
D 5
H 4
H 9
A
Freeman
East
1 H
2 D
3 C


3rd
A
5
J
K
8
3
9
H 10
D 9
D J
Q
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


Par -130
4 C EW
S A 8 3 2
H K 8 3
D 7 4 3 2
C 8 5






Cayne +6Nickell 139-1223 S North -3-1503 NT West -1+100


Board 74
Both Vul
S K 8 7 2
H Q 5 4
D J 5
C A 7 6 4
Passell
West

1 H
4 H


Lead
S 2
C 3
D J
H A
H 3
Soloway
North

Pass
AP


2nd
J
2
2
4
5
Seamon
East
Pass
2 H



3rd
6
Q
4
7
10
Hamman
South
Pass
Pass



4th
10
A
A
6
2
Nickell
West

1 H
2 S
4 H

Lead
S 7
C 3
C 4
H 8
H 10
H 5
D 2
D 5
D 6
Burger
North

Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
J
J
5
4
6
7
4
3
C 6
Freeman
East
Pass
2 H
2 NT


3rd
5
Q
9
K
9
S 4
9
K
8
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


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




Cayne +12Nickell 139-1344 H West =-6204 H West -1+100


Board 75
None Vul
S A 10 3
H A 7 4 3 2
D 9 8
C A 8 6
Passell
West

Pass
2 S

Lead
S 2
D 9
H 8
D 8
H Q
D Q
Soloway
North

1 H
3 H

2nd
4
4
5
A
K
7
Seamon
East

1 S
AP

3rd
K
K
A
2
J
C 6
Hamman
South
Pass
2 H


4th
A
5
6
10
2
3
Nickell
West

Pass
2 S

Lead
S 4
D 9
H 8
D 8
S 6
S 8
H Q
Burger
North

1 H
AP

2nd
J
4
5
A
5
10
K
Freeman
East

1 S


3rd
A
Q
A
2
K
Q
10
Cayne
South
Pass
2 H


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


Par +100
2 S× EW -1
S 5 4
H K 9 8
D K Q 6 2
C J 5 3 2

Cayne +3Nickell 139-1373 H North -1-502 S East -1+50


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U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 6OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 76
N-S Vul
S
H K Q 9 5 3
D 10 9 7 5 4 3
C Q 8
Cohen
West
2 S
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 7
H A
H J
D A
H 8
H Q
Nickell
North
Pass
4 H
5 C
6 H

2nd
A
6
4
8
7
C 5
Berkowitz
East
3 C
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
4
3
5
3
K
S 5
Freeman
South
Dbl
4 NT
5 D


4th
C 8
2
C 3
6
C 4
10
Rodwell
West
2 D
Pass



Lead
S K
D A
D K
D J
S 2
Burger
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
C 8
8
S 3
C 7
9
Meckstroth
East
2 S
Pass



3rd
7
3
4
5
10
Cayne
South
3 NT




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


Par +2220
7 NT NS
S A J 9 8 5
H A J 8
D A K J
C A J

Nickell +13Nickell 152-1376 H North =+14303 NT South +1+630


Board 77
Both Vul
S A J 6 4
H A Q J 4
D K 6 3
C K 6
Cohen
West

Pass
AP

Lead
C 5
S 9
C 3
S 10
D 4
D 7
H 2
D 6
Nickell
North
1 D
3 S


2nd
6
2
A
3
2
Q
6
J
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
9
4
2
6
K
10
Q
5
Freeman
South
1 S
4 S


4th
J
K
K
C 4
A
3
3
H K
Rodwell
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
C 5
S 10
C 10
S 8
H 2
D K
D 7
H 7
H A
D 6
C 3
Burger
North
1 D
2 NT
4 S

2nd
6
2
A
3
6
A
Q
10
9
J
S 9
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
9
4
2
6
Q
4
10
J
8
5
Q
Cayne
South
1 S
3 NT


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


Par +630
4 NT NS
S 10 9 8 5
H 8 7 2
D Q 9 5 4
C A J





Cayne +12Nickell 152-1494 S South -1-1004 S South =+620


Board 78
None Vul
S 7 2
H J 9 5 4 3
D K 9 8 4
C 3 2
Cohen
West

2 C
3 C
3 NT

Lead
H 4
H 2
C Q
H 10
C K
C J
C 7
C 9
C 8
C 4
Nickell
North

Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
6
K
2
Q
3
D 4
S 2
D 8
H 5
S 7
Berkowitz
East
1 S
2 D
3 D


3rd
A
3
D 5
9
D 10
S 3
S 5
S 9
D J
D Q
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
8
C 6
A
D 6
5
10
D 7
H 7
D A
S 4
Rodwell
West

2 C
2 S
3 NT

Lead
H A
C A
D A
D 7
S 2
H Q
Burger
North

Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
8
4
2
3
3
4
Meckstroth
East
1 S
2 D
3 D
4 S

3rd
3
3
9
K
4
S 5
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -100
3 H× NS -1
S J 8 6 4
H A 10 7 2
D A 7
C A 10 5





Cayne +11Cayne 160-1523 NT West +1-4304 S East -2+100


Board 79
N-S Vul
S Q 4
H J 9 5
D A Q J 8 7
C K J 10
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
S 5
H J
H 5
C 3
C J
S J
S 8
C 9
H 9
H A
C A
D 5
Nickell
North

1 D
2 S
3 NT

2nd
3
3
2
5
7
4
D 8
8
7
D 4
D 9
10
Berkowitz
East

Pass
Pass
AP

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


4th
Q
4
8
2
Q
7
A
6
D 2
K
D 6
K
Rodwell
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 7
C 10
D 5
C 2
H 9
D A
D J
H J
Burger
North

1 D
1 S
3 NT

2nd
3
6
4
4
2
6
S 5
7
Meckstroth
East

Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
5
A
Q
Q
6
S 3
S 7
10
Cayne
South
1 C
1 H
2 S


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


Par +1440
6 NT North
S A 9 7 3
H A Q 10 6
D 5
C A 9 4 3







TieCayne 160-1523 NT North +2+6603 NT North +2+660


Board 80
E-W Vul
S A 2
H Q 7 2
D A 10 7
C A Q 9 8 4
Cohen
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D K
H Q
S A
S 2
S Q
S 4
D 6
Nickell
North
1 NT
2 D
3 NT

2nd
3
3
10
J
8
9
7
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
5
4
3
K
C 4
C 8
8
Freeman
South
2 C
3 H


4th
A
8
5
6
C 2
C 5
J
Rodwell
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D Q
H 7
D 2
S 3
S 2
S K
S 4
D 5
Burger
North
1 NT
2 D
3 NT

2nd
3
5
7
6
10
8
9
10
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
6
J
9
A
Q
C 4
C 8
K
Cayne
South
2 C
3 H


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


Par +420
4 S North
S K Q 7 4 3
H K J 6 4
D J 4 3
C 3


TieCayne 160-1523 NT North =+4003 NT North =+400


Board 81
None Vul
S J 4
H A Q 8 5
D 9 8 3 2
C 10 5 4
Cohen
West

Dbl
3 H
Pass

Lead
D A
D K
C A
C K
S 3
D 6
S 5
Nickell
North
Pass
1 H
Pass
4 C

2nd
2
3
2
8
K
8
A
Berkowitz
East
Pass
2 H
Pass
AP

3rd
5
4
4
5
4
7
J
Freeman
South
1 C
2 S
3 S


4th
Q
C 3
7
H 2
6
C 6
9
Rodwell
West

Dbl
Pass
Pass

Lead
C A
C K
D 5
H 10
S J
H 9
S 9
Burger
North
Pass
1 H
2 C
Pass

2nd
2
8
Q
A
6
Q
7
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Dbl
2 H
3 D

3rd
4
5
A
2
3
K
2
Cayne
South
1 C
1 S
3 C
AP

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


Par -100
5 C× NS -1
S Q 8 7 5 3
H 4
D Q
C A K Q 9 6 3


Nickell +6Cayne 160-1584 C South =+1303 D East +1-130


Board 82
N-S Vul
S A K 3
H K 4
D A K Q 6 4 3 2
C 4
Cohen
West

1 H


Lead
C A
C 8
C J
H 3
C Q
H A
Nickell
North

3 NT


2nd
3
5
D 3
4
7
7
Berkowitz
East
1 D
AP


3rd
2
K
9
9
H J
2
Freeman
South
Pass



4th
4
D 2
6
5
D 4
K
Rodwell
West

1 H
2 H

Lead
C 8
H 3
H Q
C A
C Q
H 9
Burger
North

Dbl
3 NT

2nd
3
K
7
6
5
8
Meckstroth
East
1 D
Rdbl
AP

3rd
K
A
2
2
J
10
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par +100
4 H× EW -1
S Q 8 7 6
H 8 7 5
D 8
C 10 7 6 5 3
TieCayne 160-1583 NT North -4-4003 NT North -4-400


Board 83
E-W Vul
S J 10 8 3
H J 10 6 4 3
D A 8 3
C 3
Cohen
West

Pass
1 NT

Lead
H 4
H 5
D 9
C 4
H 2
C 2
C 6
C J
C 8
S A
Nickell
North

Pass
Pass

2nd
7
Q
3
3
D 10
5
S 3
9
D 6
5
Berkowitz
East

1 C
3 NT

3rd
K
3
2
Q
6
10
A
D Q
D K
2
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
8
9
4
K
A
D 8
7
S 8
S 10
J
Rodwell
West

Pass
2 D

Lead
C 5
D 5
D 9
C 2
S Q
D 2
S J
D Q
C 10
Burger
North

Pass
Pass

2nd
4
6
8
K
2
7
4
S 8
H 4
Meckstroth
East

1 C
3 NT

3rd
3
K
J
6
3
10
5
H 9
A
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -600
3 NT EW
S Q 9 5
H K 5 2
D 7 6 4
C K 9 7 5




Nickell +1Cayne 160-1593 NT West =-6003 NT East +1-630


Board 84
Both Vul
S 7 2
H K 10 4
D A Q 10 9 4 2
C Q 2
Cohen
West
1 C
1 NT
2 NT

Lead
D Q
S K
S 5
S Q
H 2
H 10
H 9
H 8
C 8
Nickell
North
1 D
Pass
Pass

2nd
6
2
7
3
5
3
4
D 8
6
Berkowitz
East
1 S
2 H
3 NT

3rd
5
8
A
C 5
J
7
Q
C 10
A
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
K
4
6
D 4
K
A
6
D 2
2
Rodwell
West
2 NT
3 D


Lead
D 10
S K
S 5
S Q
C 8
H 10
C 9
Burger
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
6
7
2
6
3
Q
4
Meckstroth
East
3 C
3 NT


3rd
8
8
A
H 9
5
5
10
Cayne
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -630
4 NT West
S J 6 4 3
H 7 6 5
D 8 5
C J 6 4 3



Nickell +1Even 160-1603 NT West =-6003 NT West +1-630


Board 85
N-S Vul
S A J 10 7 2
H K 10 9
D 8 2
C A 10 6
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
H Q
H 4
H 7
Nickell
North
1 S
3 C
3 NT
4 S


2nd
9
10
D 3
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
A
J
Freeman
South
2 C
3 D
4 D
5 C


4th
6
8
K
Rodwell
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
D 6
H Q
H 7
Burger
North
1 S
3 C
3 NT
4 H


2nd
J
K
8
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Dbl


3rd
Q
A
J
Cayne
South
2 C
3 D
4 C
6 NT


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


Par +1370
6 C North
S
H 8 6
D A K J 3
C K Q J 8 7 5 4
Nickell +13Nickell 173-1605 C South =+6006 NT North -2-200


Board 86
E-W Vul
S A 8 6 4 3
H A Q 9 2
D 7 2
C 9 5
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

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

1 S
2 H
3 NT

2nd
5
4
H 4
C 7
C 3
2
6
H 6
H J
4
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
9
7
S 3
S 4
Q
K
H 2
H 9
9
Freeman
South
1 D
2 D
3 C


4th
A
6
8
J
Q
A
10
C 8
H 7
A
Rodwell
West

Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 3
D 2
D A
D 3
H 7
C 5
S J
Burger
North

1 S
2 NT
3 NT

2nd
5
4
C 7
S 10
S 2
A
7
Meckstroth
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
9
7
S 3
J
2
Q
Cayne
South
1 D
2 C
3 D


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


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





Cayne +11Nickell 173-1713 NT North -1-503 NT North +2+460


Board 87
Both Vul
S A 9
H 8 7 6
D J 6 2
C J 10 9 3 2
Cohen
West

1 H



Lead
C J
D 9
H 3
Nickell
North

2 C



2nd
4
10
K
Berkowitz
East

2 H



3rd
Q
J
A
Freeman
South
1 C
AP



4th
7
A
7
Rodwell
West

1 H
3 C
4 D

Lead
C J
C A
D 4
H 3
H Q
H J
S K
C 3
Burger
North

2 C
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
H 2
2
K
6
8
A
S 4
Meckstroth
East

Dbl
4 C
4 H

3rd
K
10
A
A
5
9
3
Q
Cayne
South
1 C
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -650
5 S EW
S 10 5 2
H K 10
D 9 8 3
C A K Q 6 5



Nickell +10Nickell 183-1712 H West +2-1704 H West +1-650


Board 88
None Vul
S K 9 8 5 4
H J 7
D A J 4
C 6 5 2
Cohen
West
2 H


Lead
C 2
D 7
H 4
H 3
C Q
Nickell
North
Pass


2nd
7
4
A
10
3
Berkowitz
East
Pass


3rd
K
K
2
J
4
Freeman
South
Pass


4th
A
3
7
Q
5
Rodwell
West
1 H
4 H

Lead
S 4
C 3
H 6
H 3
Burger
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
7
8
7
K
Meckstroth
East
3 NT
Pass

3rd
Q
2
Q
J
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass

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


Par -430
4 NT EW
S Q 6 3
H A 3
D 10 9 8 5 3
C K 9 3
Nickell +6Nickell 189-1712 H West +3-2004 H West =-420


Board 89
E-W Vul
S Q 2
H K 9 8 7 3
D 9 7 2
C 10 4 3
Cohen
West

Dbl
1 NT

Lead
H 7
H 4
S 4
S 2
C 2
S 7
S K
D Q
Nickell
North
Pass
Rdbl
AP

2nd
2
9
8
A
9
H 3
3
6
Berkowitz
East
1 D
Pass


3rd
J
Q
9
10
Q
5
D 2
7
Freeman
South
1 S
Pass


4th
A
D 3
Q
6
3
J
H 6
A
Rodwell
West

1 H


Lead
S J
S 8
H 3
H 4
C 3
H 5
D 5
H 10
D 6
D 10
Burger
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
9
2
K
5
7
8
8
7
S 10
Meckstroth
East
1 D
1 NT


3rd
2
Q
J
6
9
Q
J
C 6
A
K
Cayne
South
Pass
AP


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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S K J 10 8
H J
D Q 8 4 3
C A J 9 8




TieNickell 189-1711 NT West +1-1201 NT East +1-120


Board 90
Both Vul
S A J 9 8
H A 7
D 10 8 5 3 2
C A 10
Cohen
West

1 D
2 C

Lead
H 4
H 7
D J
D 7
D K
H J
C A
D 10
C J
S 3
Nickell
North

Pass
Pass

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

3rd
A
6
9
A
C 5
S 8
2
S Q
10
C 7
Freeman
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
8
5
2
3
S 5
3
4
Q
S 2
9
Rodwell
West

2 S


Lead
D 2
S 6
D 3
C 8
D 8
H J
D 5
H 4
S 2
Burger
North

Pass


2nd
J
4
7
A
H 3
5
S 10
2
C 2
Meckstroth
East
2 D
Pass


3rd
6
C 6
4
5
S 5
A
S Q
7
C 4
Cayne
South
Pass
Pass


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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S Q 5 4
H J 10 6 4
D 6 4
C J 9 3 2




TieNickell 189-1712 S East -3+3002 S West -3+300


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U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 7OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 91
None Vul
S A K 6 5 4 3
H J 3 2
D A Q 5
C 5
Cohen
West

Pass
2 H
3 D

Lead
C 5
H 6
D 6
S A
S K
S 6
Rodwell
North

1 S
2 S
AP

2nd
A
7
A
2
10
C 4
Berkowitz
East

Dbl
Pass


3rd
2
A
2
7
J
D J
Meckstroth
South
Pass
1 NT
Pass


4th
7
3
10
9
8
Q
Soloway
West

Pass



Lead
C K
H 6
H 5
H 8
D 3
D 2
S A
Passell
North

2 S



2nd
2
4
J
9
5
J
2
Hamman
East

AP



3rd
J
A
K
10
K
6
7
Seamon
South
Pass




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


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


Nickell +3Nickell 192-1713 D West -1+502 S North -1-50


Board 92
N-S Vul
S K Q J 10
H J 8 3
D A Q 9
C A K 3
Cohen
West
1 NT
Pass

Lead
H 7
D 8
H 4
D 3
Rodwell
North
Dbl
2 NT

2nd
5
9
10
Q
Berkowitz
East
2 D
AP

3rd
Q
J
A
K
Meckstroth
South
Pass


4th
3
6
8
7
Soloway
West
1 S
Pass

Lead
D 4
S 2
S K
D 3
S J
H 3
C 5
Passell
North
Dbl
2 NT

2nd
10
4
H 4
A
C 2
9
A
Hamman
East
Pass
AP

3rd
8
Q
3
2
5
10
10
Seamon
South
2 C


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


Par -110
3 D EW
S 8 5 3 2
H K 10 5
D 10 7 6
C 9 6 4
Cayne +6Nickell 192-1772 NT North -1-1002 NT North =+120


Board 93
Both Vul
S A 8 6 4 2
H J 8 4
D
C A J 10 8 3
Cohen
West

Pass


Lead
S Q
D K
D J
D A
C K
S 6
D 10
Rodwell
North
1 S
Pass


2nd
3
2
3
4
6
9
H 6
Berkowitz
East
3 NT



3rd
2
5
C 2
C 4
9
J
H 8
Meckstroth
South
Pass



4th
K
C 8
C 10
C J
A
5
6
Soloway
West

3 H
5 D

Lead
S Q
Passell
North
1 S
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
Hamman
East
Dbl
4 NT
6 NT

3rd
A
Seamon
South
2 S
Pass
AP

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


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

Cayne +3Nickell 192-1803 NT East -2+2006 NT East -3+300


Board 94
None Vul
S K 2
H A Q 10 9 3
D A Q 9 3 2
C 10
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S Q
C 6
D 2
D J
Rodwell
North

1 S
2 H
3 S
4 S
6 D


2nd
2
5
6
4
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
10
K
3
Meckstroth
South
1 C
2 D
3 H
3 NT
5 D
6 NT


4th
A
4
5
8
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP



Lead
S J
C 6
D 2
D J
Passell
North

1 H
4 S
6 H




2nd
2
5
6
5
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass




3rd
6
10
K
3
Seamon
South
1 C
4 H
5 D
6 NT




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


Par +1520
7 NT NS
S A
H 6 5 4 2
D K J
C A K Q J 7 6


TieNickell 192-1806 NT South +1+10206 NT South +1+1020


Board 95
N-S Vul
S A J 10 6 3
H K 8 7 2
D J 10 9
C K
Cohen
West

1 NT
3 NT
5 H
Pass

Lead
D K
C 6
D J
S J
H A
H J
D Q
H 5
D 7
Rodwell
North

2 S
4 C
Pass
Dbl

2nd
4
2
5
2
8
K
A
7
C 10
Berkowitz
East

Pass
5 C
6 C
AP

3rd
9
K
3
4
3
C 7
C 4
C J
C Q
Meckstroth
South
1 C
3 S
5 D
Pass


4th
2
5
6
C 3
6
4
10
Q
S 6
Soloway
West

1 H
Pass



Lead
C 4
S 3
H 6
D 9
S 6
S 7
S J
Passell
North

1 S
3 NT



2nd
K
9
9
2
2
C 2
8
Hamman
East

Pass
AP



3rd
5
K
K
3
Q
10
4
Seamon
South
1 C
2 NT




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


Par +660
5 NT NS
S K Q 7 4
H Q 6 4
D A K 3
C A 10 6





Nickell +4Nickell 196-1806 C× East -4+8003 NT South +2+660


Board 96
E-W Vul
S 10 9 5
H Q 9 6 5
D K 8 2
C Q 6 3
Cohen
West
Pass
Pass


Lead
D 3
C 7
S J
S 8
D 6
D 2
D 10
S Q
C 2
S K
C 6
Rodwell
North
Pass
1 H


2nd
A
5
4
A
7
5
H 7
H Q
8
H 9
J
Berkowitz
East
Pass
AP


3rd
9
Q
3
2
K
Q
S 10
H A
A
C 9
H 4
Meckstroth
South
1 D



4th
8
K
5
9
4
J
C 4
6
3
7
10
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 4
C 10
C J
C 9
C 2
S J
S 8
H K
Passell
North
Pass
1 H
1 NT

2nd
7
Q
H 4
S 4
S 6
7
A
7
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
A
K
5
H 3
H J
2
K
5
Seamon
South
1 D
1 S


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


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





Nickell +4Nickell 200-1801 H North =+801 NT North -1-50


Board 97
None Vul
S A 10 8 6
H K 6 5 3
D A J 7
C 7 2
Cohen
West

2 H
4 H

Lead
C 7
D Q
H 6
H A
C 5
D K
C 10
S K
S Q
C 8
Rodwell
North
1 D
2 S
AP

2nd
J
A
8
3
2
3
Q
9
J
H Q
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
3
2
9
D 4
A
S 4
S 3
8
10
D J
Meckstroth
South
1 S
Pass


4th
K
6
J
7
6
7
S 6
7
D 8
4
Soloway
West

2 H
3 H

Lead
C 7
D Q
H 3
H A
H J
Passell
North
1 D
2 S
AP

2nd
J
A
8
6
K
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
2
9
D 4
C 4
Seamon
South
1 S
Pass


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


Par -110
3 D EW
S K Q 5 2
H 9 7
D 6 5 3
C Q 8 6 3




Nickell +3Nickell 203-1804 H West -3+1503 H West -1+50


Board 98
N-S Vul
S A K 9
H K Q 10 9 2
D K Q 10 8 2
C
Cohen
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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

2 H
3 C
3 H
4 D


2nd
A
C 5
3
7
4
H 6
2
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
3
K
5
2
S 6
H A
H 2
Meckstroth
South
Pass
2 NT
3 D
4 C
4 H


4th
8
4
4
10
9
7
3
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

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

1 H
3 D
3 S
5 NT


2nd
Q
4
C 5
4
6
H 6
J
8
8
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
A
9
A
S 5
S 6
Q
H 3
H 10
Seamon
South
1 C
1 S
3 H
4 D
6 H


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


Par +650
5 S NS
S J 6 5 2
H A 5 3
D A
C Q J 9 7 4






Nickell +13Nickell 216-1804 H North +1+6506 H North -2-200


Board 99
E-W Vul
S K 10 6 5 2
H 10 4
D Q 5 4
C A 10 2
Cohen
West

Dbl



Lead
D K
D A
S A
C 9
H 10
S 8
Rodwell
North

Pass



2nd
4
5
2
A
J
5
Berkowitz
East

Pass



3rd
3
6
7
3
Q
J
Meckstroth
South
4 H
Pass



4th
10
8
9
S 4
K
Q
Soloway
West

Dbl
4 NT
Pass

Lead
H A
H 9
C K
S 2
C 9
D A
C 5
D 3
Passell
North

Pass
Pass
Dbl

2nd
5
K
A
7
2
4
10
10
Hamman
East

3 C
5 C
AP

3rd
10
4
3
9
7
6
Q
J
Seamon
South
2 H
3 H
Pass


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


Par +140
3 S NS
S Q 9 4 3
H A Q 9 8 7 6 2
D 10 8
C



Cayne +12Nickell 216-1924 H× South -1-1005 C× East -2+500


Board 100
Both Vul
S 2
H K 10 9 7
D A K Q J 7
C J 7 3
Cohen
West
Pass
1 NT

Lead
D K
D Q
D A
D J
D 7
S 2
S 10
C 2
H A
S K
Rodwell
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
8
9
C 5
H 2
C 9
3
H 7
6
5
5
Berkowitz
East
Dbl
Pass

3rd
3
4
C 8
S 4
C 4
7
6
7
4
H 6
Meckstroth
South
1 H
Pass

4th
5
6
2
10
S 8
Q
A
Q
9
H 10
Soloway
West
Pass
1 NT

Lead
D J
D K
D Q
D A
D 7
S 2
S 5
S 10
Passell
North
1 D
Pass

2nd
8
9
H 2
S 3
S 6
K
Q
C 3
Hamman
East
Dbl
Pass

3rd
3
4
C 2
S 7
S 4
A
H 7
H 8
Seamon
South
1 S
Pass

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


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



Nickell +5Nickell 221-1921 NT West -1+1001 NT West =-90


Board 101
N-S Vul
S K 9 4
H 10 9 3
D 10 9 7 6
C 6 4 3
Cohen
West

2 S

Lead
C A
H A
C K
H 2
S J
S 2
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
5
7
K
4
9
Berkowitz
East
1 S
Pass

3rd
3
10
4
3
3
Q
Meckstroth
South
Dbl
Pass

4th
5
J
Q
D 3
6
10
Soloway
West

2 H

Lead
C A
H A
C K
D 5
H K
H Q
S J
Passell
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
2
5
7
Q
9
10
K
Hamman
East
1 S
2 S

3rd
3
3
6
6
D 3
D 4
A
Seamon
South
Dbl
AP

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


Par -120
2 NT EW
S 10 6
H A 8 6 4 2
D K J 5
C A K 8
Cayne +1Nickell 221-1932 S East +2-1702 S East +1-140


Board 102
E-W Vul
S J 9 8
H A 7 3
D K Q 2
C 10 5 4 2
Cohen
West

Pass
AP

Lead
S K
S 6
H 5
S Q
D A
S 10
Rodwell
North

2 NT


2nd
8
J
2
9
2
C 10
Berkowitz
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
5
A
C 3
2
10
D 9
Meckstroth
South
2 H
3 C


4th
3
4
3
7
5
H 6
Soloway
West

Pass


Lead
D 5
S 6
C 9
C 7
C 8
S 5
S Q
S 10
D K
C Q
H Q
Passell
North

Pass


2nd
A
8
A
K
5
7
J
H 3
H 10
D 6
2
Hamman
East
2 H



3rd
2
A
3
4
H 4
K
2
D 10
H J
10
D 7
Seamon
South
Pass



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


Par -130
4 D EW
S 7 4 3
H K J 6 2
D 5
C A Q J 7 6





TieNickell 221-1933 C South -2-1002 H East =-110


Board 103
Both Vul
S K 10 7 3
H 10 9 7 5
D 2
C J 8 7 3
Cohen
West

1 C
2 D
3 C
4 NT
6 C

Lead
S 7
H 3
H J
H 4
C A
C 6
S 6
S 8
Rodwell
North

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
Q
8
9
Q
3
7
4
10
Berkowitz
East

2 C
2 H
3 NT
5 NT


3rd
9
K
A
C 10
4
K
A
C 5
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
2
7
2
5
2
S 5
3
D 3
Soloway
West

2 NT
3 S
4 H



Lead
H 5
C A
C 10
H 4
C 6
C 9
C 5
H A
S Q
Passell
North

Pass
Pass
Pass



2nd
6
3
7
8
J
S 4
D 7
2
5
Hamman
East

3 C
4 C
4 NT



3rd
Q
4
K
J
Q
D 4
D 10
S 2
8
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP



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


Par -1440
6 NT EW
S 9 5 4
H Q 8 2
D Q J 7 6 5 3
C 2






Nickell +13Nickell 234-1936 C West -1+1004 NT West +1-660


Board 104
None Vul
S K Q 10 8 5
H 10
D J 3 2
C K J 6 3
Cohen
West
1 S
2 NT
4 S

Lead
H 10
C 7
C 2
D 3
C 4
S A
D 5
C Q
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
3
3
5
10
6
D 4
6
K
Berkowitz
East
2 H
3 S


3rd
2
A
10
Q
S 4
2
K
S J
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass


4th
A
9
J
A
8
5
2
H Q
Soloway
West
1 S
2 S
3 NT

Lead
H 10
S 6
S 5
D 5
H 5
H 8
D J
C Q
H 4
C 10
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass

2nd
3
Q
J
4
C 3
Q
10
K
J
J
Hamman
East
2 H
3 S
4 S

3rd
6
4
D 6
A
K
S 7
Q
A
S 3
2
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
AP

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


Par -140
3 S EW
S
H Q J 6 2
D Q 9 8 7 6 4
C 9 8 5




TieNickell 234-1934 S West -2+1004 S West -2+100


Board 105
E-W Vul
S 5 4
H 8 3 2
D K Q 9
C Q J 10 6 5
Cohen
West

2 H


Lead
H A
D J
D 3
D 8
C 10
S 7
Rodwell
North
Pass
2 S


2nd
9
5
A
K
A
3
Berkowitz
East
Pass
3 S


3rd
2
9
Q
4
9
6
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
AP


4th
6
6
2
7
7
4
Soloway
West

1 S
3 H

Lead
D K
D Q
H Q
D 10
H A
Passell
North
Pass
2 D
Pass

2nd
2
4
2
8
9
Hamman
East
Pass
2 S
4 S

3rd
7
3
5
9
3
Seamon
South
1 D
3 D
AP

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


Par -140
3 S EW
S K 3
H A K 7 4
D J 10 7 3
C K 9 8
Cayne +6Nickell 234-1993 S East =-1404 S West -1+100


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U.S. International Team TrialsJune 1998Tunica MSSam's Town Hotel
Final, Segment 8OpenNickell NSClosedCayne NS
Board 106
Both Vul
S A 6 5 3 2
H 9 3
D J 7 6
C J 9 3
Cayne
West

1 C
3 H

Lead
S 7
D 6
D 4
H A
H 5
D 10
C 7
Rodwell
North

Pass
Pass

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

3rd
A
A
7
4
Q
H K
K
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
AP

4th
4
9
3
7
8
J
2
Soloway
West

1 H
2 S

Lead
D 6
S 7
S 2
C 5
D 5
H A
H 5
Passell
North

Pass
Pass

2nd
3
J
8
8
4
3
9
Hamman
East
Pass
2 C
4 H

3rd
A
A
H 7
9
H 2
4
Q
Seamon
South
Pass
2 D
AP

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


Par -620
4 H EW
S 7
H 10 8 7
D A K 8 4 2
C Q 6 5 2

Cayne +1Nickell 234-2004 H East +1-6504 H West =-620


Board 107
None Vul
S K Q 9 8 5 3
H 9 2
D A 4
C 7 3 2
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass

Lead
D 2
C 4
C 5
D 6
S 7
Rodwell
North

2 H
4 S

2nd
4
K
3
7
9
Burger
East

Pass
AP

3rd
Q
A
9
S 6
J
Meckstroth
South
1 NT
2 S


4th
5
2
6
A
A
Soloway
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 2
C 2
S 7
C 6
D K
D J
S K
H 2
H K
Passell
North

4 H


2nd
A
4
9
5
5
10
D 3
8
3
Hamman
East

Pass


3rd
8
K
J
3
C J
C Q
2
A
9
Seamon
South
1 NT
4 S


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


Par +460
5 NT South
S A 4 2
H A K J 4
D 10 9 7 5
C K 6



Cayne +10Nickell 234-2104 S South -1-504 S South =+420


Board 108
N-S Vul
S A 9 3 2
H 5 3 2
D 9 4
C A J 6 3
Cayne
West
1 D
2 S
AP

Lead
S 4
D 2
C 2
H 6
D K
C 4
H 3
Rodwell
North
Pass
3 C


2nd
C 5
Q
J
J
4
A
10
Burger
East
1 S
3 S


3rd
7
9
Q
2
6
9
A
Meckstroth
South
Dbl
4 C


4th
3
3
K
7
8
7
4
Soloway
West
1 S
Pass


Lead
S 5
H 3
C K
C 5
D 3
S Q
H 6
S 10
Passell
North
Pass
4 C


2nd
D 2
7
2
4
J
3
J
C 8
Hamman
East
3 S
AP


3rd
J
A
3
J
Q
6
5
7
Seamon
South
Dbl



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


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


Nickell +5Nickell 239-2104 C North -1-1004 C North -3-300


Board 109
Both Vul
S Q J 10 6 3
H J 6
D 5 2
C 9 6 5 4
Cayne
West

1 H
2 C
4 C
6 H

Lead
S Q
H 3
H A
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

2nd
2
6
7
Burger
East
1 C
1 NT
3 H
4 D


3rd
7
Q
2
Meckstroth
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


4th
A
5
J
Soloway
West

2 D
2 S
5 NT


Lead
D J
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
Hamman
East
1 NT
2 H
2 NT
6 H


3rd
2
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP


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


Par -1440
6 NT EW
S K 7
H 9 7 5
D J 10 8 7 6
C 8 7 3
TieNickell 239-2106 H West =-14306 H East =-1430


Board 110
None Vul
S 3
H A Q J 7 3 2
D Q
C A K 8 7 5
Cayne
West

3 D



Lead
D 2
C Q
S 8
C 9
S K
H A
Rodwell
North

4 H



2nd
3
A
10
K
2
K
Burger
East
2 D
AP



3rd
A
H 8
A
H 10
4
4
Meckstroth
South
Pass




4th
Q
2
3
3
H 2
5
Soloway
West

Pass
3 C
Pass

Lead
D 10
C Q
D K
H A
H Q
D 9
S 3
D 8
C 8
Passell
North

1 H
Pass
3 H

2nd
3
A
4
10
K
J
K
6
S 6
Hamman
East
Pass
2 D
3 D
AP

3rd
A
H 8
5
4
C 3
H 9
2
S J
4
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
Pass


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


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




Cayne +2Nickell 239-2124 H North -4-2003 H North -3-150


Board 111
N-S Vul
S 6
H A K 10 2
D 10 7 6 4
C 10 5 3 2
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S J
S 9
C 6
C 9
C K
S A
S Q
H Q
H 7
H K
Rodwell
North

2 S
3 C
3 H


2nd
6
5
8
3
S 4
7
8
3
9
8
Burger
East

Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
K
2
Q
4
5
D 6
D 7
2
A
D 8
Meckstroth
South
1 C
2 NT
3 D
3 NT


4th
3
D 4
2
A
7
D 2
H 4
5
6
D 5
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass



Lead
H 3
D A
H 7
C 4
D Q
C Q
D 9
Passell
North

3 C
3 NT



2nd
2
5
9
A
K
3
J
Hamman
East

Pass
AP



3rd
8
4
10
9
6
6
7
Seamon
South
2 NT
3 S




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


Par +620
4 H NS
S A Q 5 3
H Q 7
D A Q 9 8
C A K 8






Cayne +12Nickell 239-2243 NT South -1-1003 NT South =+600


Board 112
E-W Vul
S 6 4
H K 8 7 4 2
D 4
C K 7 6 4 2
Cayne
West
2 D
Pass

Lead
D A
C Q
C 3
H 3
S 4
S A
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass

2nd
4
K
9
5
5
8
Burger
East
3 D
Pass

3rd
6
A
5
K
Q
6
Meckstroth
South
3 S


4th
5
8
2
9
3
10
Soloway
West
Pass
Pass

Lead
C Q
D 10
D J
C 2
C J
D 7
H A
S A
Passell
North
2 D
Pass

2nd
K
K
H 2
3
H 6
S 4
5
3
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass

3rd
A
A
3
9
4
Q
4
6
Seamon
South
2 H


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


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

Nickell +1Nickell 240-2243 S South +1+1702 H South +1+140


Board 113
None Vul
S K 7
H A Q 7 5 2
D 2
C A K J 8 2
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass
AP



Lead
H 10
C Q
S 2
D 5
D K
H 4
C A
C K
C J
Rodwell
North
1 C
1 S
3 C




2nd
2
3
5
A
7
3
5
7
10
Burger
East
Pass
Pass
Pass




3rd
6
2
K
3
H 5
A
D 4
D 6
D 10
Meckstroth
South
1 H
2 C
3 NT




4th
J
4
A
2
8
S 3
6
H 8
H 9
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

Lead
S 5
S 3
S J
S 10
S 6
C Q
H 4
C A
Passell
North
1 H
2 C
3 S
4 NT
6 C


2nd
K
Q
C 3
H 10
H 3
6
8
5
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass


3rd
A
9
H 2
H 5
H 7
2
A
D 4
Seamon
South
1 S
3 D
3 NT
5 D
6 S


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


Par +990
6 NT NS
S Q J 10 6 2
H J 4
D A K 10 6 4
C Q






Cayne +10Nickell 240-2343 NT South +3+4906 S South =+980


Board 114
N-S Vul
S K Q J 8 7
H 10
D A 8 7 2
C A 10 6
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
H 8
S A
S 5
Rodwell
North

3 H
4 D
5 C
6 S

2nd
10
2
3
Burger
East
2 H
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
J
7
K
Meckstroth
South
2 NT
3 S
4 S
6 C


4th
A
6
9
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
Pass


Lead
H K
S A
S 5
Passell
North

4 C
5 NT
6 S


2nd
A
2
3
Hamman
East
3 H
Pass
Pass
AP


3rd
5
7
K
Seamon
South
3 NT
4 NT
6 C



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


Par +2220
7 NT NS
S A 5
H A 6 4 3
D K 10
C K Q J 5 4
TieNickell 240-2346 S South +1+14606 S North +1+1460


Board 115
E-W Vul
S J 8 4
H 10 7 5 4
D K 6 2
C K 3 2
Cayne
West

2 NT


Lead
C J
S 3
Rodwell
North

3 C


2nd
A
4
Burger
East

4 S


3rd
2
A
Meckstroth
South
2 S
AP


4th
5
D 4
Soloway
West

Dbl
5 D

Lead
C J
S 3
S K
H 8
H K
H Q
S 6
Passell
North

4 D
Pass

2nd
A
4
D 4
6
5
7
J
Hamman
East

4 S
6 S

3rd
2
A
5
A
9
C 9
Q
Seamon
South
3 D
Pass
AP

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


Par -1400
7 D× NS -6
S
H J 6 3 2
D Q 10 9 8 5 4
C J 10 4

Nickell +13Nickell 253-2344 S East +2-6806 S East =-1430


Board 116
Both Vul
S
H A Q J 10 8 6 2
D 5 4 2
C 7 5 4
Cayne
West
1 D
4 NT
6 S

Lead
H 4
Rodwell
North
3 H
Pass
AP

2nd
9
Burger
East
3 S
5 S


3rd
A
Meckstroth
South
4 H
Pass


4th
K
Soloway
West
1 C
Dbl
5 S

Lead
H 4
D 5
Passell
North
3 H
Pass
Pass

2nd
9
A
Hamman
East
3 S
4 NT
6 S

3rd
A
3
Seamon
South
4 H
Pass
AP

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


Par -1430
6 S EW
S 6 5
H 7 5 4 3
D 10 7 3
C 8 6 3 2
TieNickell 253-2346 S East =-14306 S East =-1430


Board 117
N-S Vul
S J 5 4
H A J 10 6
D K 9 7 3 2
C 5
Cayne
West

Pass





Lead
H 2
C 5
H 8
C K
C 8
S 5
S K
S 3
C 10
D A
D 4
Rodwell
North
Pass
Pass





2nd
K
A
9
6
9
A
10
Q
J
Q
H 4
Burger
East
1 D






3rd
A
2
3
S 4
D 2
9
7
8
D 9
5
J
Meckstroth
South
Pass






4th
7
3
6
Q
4
6
J
H 10
D 10
3
K
Soloway
West

1 D
Pass
Dbl
Pass
AP

Lead
S 6
S A
S 2
D 2
C 10
H 3
D 3
C 2
D K
C 8
D 7
Passell
North
Pass
Pass
Dbl
2 D
Pass


2nd
4
Q
9
4
J
A
8
7
A
3
10
Hamman
East
1 C
1 NT
Pass
Dbl
2 S


3rd
K
8
7
Q
5
7
H 4
H 6
H 5
H 10
H 9
Seamon
South
Pass
Pass
2 C
2 H
3 H


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


Par +140
3 H NS
S Q 10 9
H Q 9 5 4 2
D Q
C K 10 8 2








Cayne +5Nickell 253-2391 D East =-703 H South =+140


Board 118
E-W Vul
S A Q 6 4
H A 6 5
D A 3 2
C A J 5
Cayne
West

Pass
Pass



Lead
C K
H A
H 5
H Q
Rodwell
North

2 NT
4 H



2nd
2
4
J
9
Burger
East
Pass
Pass
AP



3rd
4
3
K
6
Meckstroth
South
2 D
3 S




4th
A
2
7
D 8
Soloway
West

Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
C 7
D 10
H 5
H 3
H 6
C 2
Passell
North

1 C
2 NT
3 S
4 H

2nd
5
4
4
7
C 3
4
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
Q
5
K
A
Q
J
Seamon
South
Pass
1 H
3 D
3 NT


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


Par +990
6 NT North
S 7
H K Q 10 8 3
D K Q 4
C 10 9 6 2


Nickell +1Nickell 254-2394 H North +2+4804 H South +1+450


Board 119
Both Vul
S 10
H J 8 2
D A J 9 4
C A 5 4 3 2
Cayne
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S A
S 2
D 3
D 4
S Q
C 6
C 2
Rodwell
North

3 C


2nd
10
H 2
7
6
3
10
K
Burger
East

3 S


3rd
7
8
A
K
H 8
A
7
Meckstroth
South
1 D
4 D


4th
4
K
2
10
9
9
J
Soloway
West

1 S
AP

Lead
H A
H 10
D Q
D 5
C A
Passell
North

3 D


2nd
2
8
7
10
9
Hamman
East

3 H


3rd
7
Q
4
A
6
Seamon
South
1 D
5 D


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


Par +130
4 D NS
S K Q 4
H 5
D K Q 8 5 3
C Q 8 7 6

Nickell +6Nickell 260-2394 D South =+1305 D South -1-100


Board 120
None Vul
S Q J 7 5 2
H 10 8 7
D Q J 10 8
C 5
Cayne
West
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass

Lead
D 4
D 9
D 5
D 10
H 10
S 6
H A
Rodwell
North
Pass
1 D
2 S
3 NT

2nd
2
Q
7
H 2
3
2
4
Burger
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
A
3
C 3
6
3
7
Meckstroth
South
1 C
1 H
3 C


4th
8
6
J
S 4
Q
A
5
Soloway
West
Pass
1 S
AP


Lead
C 5
H K
D 7
H 3
C A
S A
H 6
D Q
D 3
S Q
Passell
North
Pass
Pass



2nd
2
4
9
A
7
4
Q
4
8
9
Hamman
East
Pass
Pass



3rd
K
7
10
9
H 10
2
S 5
6
5
C 3
Seamon
South
1 C
Dbl



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


Par +140
3 S South
S A
H A K J 6
D 7 6 2
C A K 8 4 3





Cayne +9Nickell 260-2483 NT North -2-1001 S× West -2+300


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