A Nice Defence Against A Low Level Contract

Sometimes the most interesting problems are very common in defence. What should we lead? How can we imagine the opener's hand without information from bidding? How should we control the defence?

We played a nice defence with Tom Szabo, where …

Take Care Of The Pence..

We took part some days ago in an ACBL BBO Tournament with Tom Szabo, a student of mine. We got this very interesting problem in a pairs tournament, where every point counts.

Leet'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 …

Pairs Tournament? Be Sharp!

We played this nice hand in a big pairs tournament with Gyuri Marjai, cooperating well so in the bidding phase as in the defense.

Let's see, what happened:…

When Every Card Matters

Renate Hansen invited us to play with her in Albena, Bulgaria, one of the most beautiful holiday centers in the world at the Black Sea.

I played with Jordan Gatchev, a very smart and likeable bulgarian player, and the faith …

A Well Planned Defence With Feri Zöld

We played this hand with Feri Zöld, many times Hungarian Champion, my former regular partner, against Cayne and Garozzo in a BBO Star match. Although we did well in this hand and during the whole match, at the end they …

A Squeeze In Defensive Line

To make a squeeze in offensive line, it is also beautiful. To make it in the defensive line, is the essence of this game. Let's see, how it happened in a BBO Cayne match:…

Trump Echo Convention

The Trump Echo convention is a very useful way of guiding our partner in certain ruffing situations: when declarer starts drawing trumps and it is likely that the lead was made from a short suit: singleton or doubleton. It is …