Las Vegas NABC July 17-27, 2014

The summer NABC will be held at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino, previously the Las Vegas Hilton. Join us at the Opening Reception on Friday July 18 which will feature "Elvis" as ACBL welcomes you to the Summer NABC beginning after the evening game until 1:00 am. Don't miss this event of fun, food, drinks, and dancing with the "King"!

To brush up on your game, Mathew Kidd, President of Unit 526 in La Jolla, has provided a list of suggested readings and books at the Unit website suggested books

He also provides an excellent review of "The Rodwell Files",one of the best books that has been published in recent years Rodwell Files



Visualizing the Play | Jeff Lehman

“We had a two-suit fit.”  “I had undisclosed values”.  “I thought my honor in your opened suit would be extra valuable”. All of those comments – comments that might be made by someone who just overbid – can be well-considered … but only if they are placed in the context of, as Karen Walker states […]

When you are in an unusual contract … | Jeff Lehman

Playing weak notrumps, I opened one on ♠Q8, ♥KQJ6, ♦AQ52, ♣T75 on Board 17 of Friday’s matchpoint game at the local club. Three passes followed. The opening lead was the ♠5, to the 4, T, and won by my ♠Q.

Bridge Beyond Reason | Bob Mackinnon

Some people like to think of bridge in deterministic terms: find the correct solution and you win. This is the textbook approach. In practice there is uncertainty, in which case, the correct solution entails finding the most probable construction, which does not always provide the winning solution in the short term. Losers are left with […]

NYT Bridge Feeds

Winning Ways at the Spingold Knockout Teams

The 64-board final of the Spingold Knockout Teams was between Team Monaco and Richard Schwartz, Allan Graves, Boye Brogeland, Espen Lindqvist, Lotan Fisher and Ron Schwartz.

A Squeeze From the Von Zedtwitz Life Master Pairs

The 64-board final of the Wagar Women’s Knockout Teams was played in Las Vegas on Thursday.