ACBL Diaries 2: The Almost Lost Victory

When we finished the ACBL BBO tourney 12840-1607875200 with Tom Szabo, I was happy because of the good game and result, but I was a bit upset, that we couldn't win the tournament with 72 % score, we seemed to …

ACBL Diaries 1: Trust In Partner!

We play time by time with my students and partners ACBL speedball tournaments. These are quick, still playable tournaments with a lot's of players, most of the time more, than 200 pairs are taking part. I played a very special …

No Escape

We played a very interesting hand with Tom Szabo in a BBO IMP tournament. It is one of the bords, when both sides could do something for winning this hand, with another words, there was freat fight in the game. …

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 …

A Special Squeeze In The Crown Cup Hungary

A very rare form of squeeze was coming in the last team match in the Crown Cup Hungray. The live bridge was broken in the middle of the Hungarian Team Cup of Hungary, so most of the teams were playing …

An Elimination With A Dejavu Feeling

When someone is playing time by time with the BM2000 program, there comes surely a hand, which is very similar to the hands , that we can find there. We played a hand in the pairs championship of Hungary, which …

A Little Bit Of Magic In Defence

We played this defence with Bela Benedek in a BBO team match. Bela is a good friend of mine, who is already more, than 75 years old, still he runs on the tennis court like a teenager. And he is …

A Squeeze in Istambul Against Multon And Zimmermann

One of my targets in Istambul was to meet Mr. Ziimermann, and my wish came soon, because we played the 1st two hands against them in the Pairs Championship.

I played against Frank Multon several times and with him also …

A massacre from Istambul

We played a great hand In Istambul, the pairs competition of the European Bridge Championship

with Peter Feher. The opponents were unknown, and the hand is a really good advertise for the mini 1NT.

Let's see, what had happened?…