Bid Well And Be Careful

We played this hand in a BBO team match with Eva Csiby against strong türkish players. To make a slam with weak hand is always pleasure, and this hand was really dealt for us. I hope,that both the bidding and …

VS For Replacing And Refreshing The Bergen Raises

Although Marty Bergen did a genius job inventing "Bergen raises", and it is one of the most widely used conventions, there is a significant problem with the original Bergen raises. I published a new solution, which fixed the Bergen Raises …

1 Diamond-2Clubs The Game Forcing Two Over Variation

The advanced or better players can select hanging on their style between playing 1-2♣ as a game invitational or better bid, or they can use 1-2♣  as a game-forcing variation. The game invitational or better (Acol

1 Diamond-2 Clubs, The Special Two over One Situation

There are two common variations used by the expert players. Many of them are playing also 2C response as a game-forcing bid, but I personally am a great fun of playing 1D-2C as an at least invitational response, which is

Calculating And Timing

This story is not about a very high level problem, seems to be easy, when we respond the right questions before starting the declarer play. Still the hand was misplayed by a star player of BBO, which can be a …

When Everything Looks All Right

We played this hand in the teams tournament of the International Budapest Bridge Festival. It looked to be a very safe contract to play 4 with the following cards, against a top Hungarian team, however it wasn't. Let's see, …

When The Timing Decides Everything

This hand is also from a Cayne match on BBO, it doesn't content great technological specialities, but it worth analysing the declarer play in terms of timing and I hope, lot of our advanced players will enjoy it also, not …