When The Impossible Is Coming True

In the following hand East and West has an original trump trick against a grand slam contract, and the declarer still makes it. This hand was recorded more, than 83 years ago, the declarer was István Hernád from Hungary.…

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 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 …

A Wonderful 3NT Declarer Play Problem

We played this hand With Feri Zöld, my regular partner, against Jimmy Cayne and Dano Defalco. Feri played this hand wonderfully, I still decided to show this hand as a problem, because it worth wasting time to solve it. Let's …

When The Royal Flush Is Losing

I am a very experienced poker player, still I couldn' imagine, that the day is coming, when a Royal Flush will be the reason of a big loss. Let's see, what had happened!…

The Last Chance

We played this hand in a Cayne match on BBO. It is a good example, that we have to think with the declarer's mind to have chance to defeat a contract. My partner was my regular partner, Ferenc Zöld, declarer …

A Nice Defence From Mautern, Austria

We played this hand against Nanev-Danailov, national players of  Bulgaria, my partner was G. Marjai from Hungary. We had a great run, and we won also in this match, thanks for the solid performance of the team. At the end …

To Disturb Or Not To Disturb?

In this hand history, the hero was an opponent, Jimmy Cayne, who used my bid as key information to make a brilliant elimination play. Let's see, how is it happened?…