December 11, 2019

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Writers’ weekly 41 | Can you find a way

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October 12, 2019 0
Declaring have become the art of the creative. Bridgeplayers tends to bid more than the cards offer, you need to be sharp as declarer in most boards. This hand came up during a teamgame, are [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 7 | Well bid slam

February 11, 2019 0
Nab-Drijver are among the strong pairs in the race to join the Dutch team in the coming Bermuda Bowl. They have some great results, but so has many of the Dutch pairs. Anyhow the Dutch [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 6 | You are on lead

February 4, 2019 0
The Dutch team outplayed the Norwegians when they invited to a training match in mid-January. The teams played a big team game with 3 pairs each. Table 1 serves as an anchor, both the other [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 5 | Do you find the lead?

January 28, 2019 0
It is so often that you should lead a trump. Many consider a trump to be the obvious alternative against slam, so did west at this hand Let’s try out Your skills on lead, what [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 2 | Perfect cardreading

January 7, 2019 0
Yet another 3 NT to play that does give us a couple of hurdles. That is how it should be since you are a bridgeplayer that enjoy a fight. West led the 5 of spades [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 1 | Uppercut needed

January 1, 2019 0
The Friday evening can be a boring time if there is no bridge going on. During a Friday night rubber this hand occurred, maybe it would have been a better timing if the test came [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 52 | Santa Claus is coming to town

December 24, 2018 0
During the coming holidays we all celebrate Christmas and enjoy spending time with friends and family. Many of us listen to the classic Christmas songs and sing along when the most familiar songs sounds on [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 50 | A boring partscore

December 9, 2018 0
Did you ever drop focus when a boring partscore board shows up? I hope you keep you guard up as declarer at any contract you may be declaring. This hand came up during a duplicate [...]
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Writers’ Weekly 49 | A tricky play

December 3, 2018 0
Tempo is an important issue when it comes to declarer play and defense. It can be strange how much it can change when the timing in the play hits the actual layout of the cards. [...]

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