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Odds & Theory

This page includes studies, analyses, forays into probability theory, squeeze theory, odds and percentages of all kinds, and some would say, the exploits of a mad scientist. I resemble that remark, as my middle name ‘Frank’ may be an abbreviation.
Lead Safety Analysis
Notrump or Suit Fit?
Trump Fit Comparisons
Seven-Card Trump Fits
Par for the Course
Positional Advantage
Optimal IMP Strategy
Leading Authority
Leading from Five
Attitude Signals
Deal Analyses
Grandiose Nostalgia Echelon Play at IMPsUpdated Draw Trumps or Crossruff?
Probability Theory
Bridge Paradoxes | PDF
How Percentages Change | PDF
Randomization Techniques
A Combinatorial Problem
Factorials and Combinations
Dealing with Constraints
Squeeze Play Theory
Double Squeezes
Squeeze Defense
Pure Squeezes Non-Pure Squeezes
Odds Gone Berserk
Hand Evaluation StatsUpdated
Companion Hand HCP Tables
Kaplan-Rubens Evaluation Stats
Against All Odds
Let’s Make a Deal
High Card Expectancy
Solved Deal Database
Random Deal StatsNew
Bag of TricksNew
Sleepless Nights
Patterns and Freakness | PDF
Dealprints and Matrices
Mapping Bridge Deals | PDF Mapping Bridge Endings


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