Testing your Game-Try Decisions

Testing your Game-Try Decisions

By Karen Walker Courtesy of Karen’s Bridge Library: kwbridge.com   The Bidding There are many factors that affect your choices after partner makes a bid that invites game. A typical auction: Partner You 1♠ 2♠

One-liners you can use

One-liners you can use

By Eddie Kantar Courtesy of KantarBridge.com When your partner is playing even worse than usual you might say:  “You know, you may not be the worst player in the world, …. but if that person

Offer of the Month: Summer Bulk Discount!

Offer of the Month: September Special

Until September 30th, 2021 bridge teachers can save even more on class sets.

Never Say Die

Never Say Die

By Barbara Seagram Courtesy of BarbaraSeagram.com   So often, we are just sitting there, hoping and waiting to be declarer. We get restless and lose focus when we become the defenders, instead of thinking of

The Rule of 7

The Rule of 7

By Larry Cohen Courtesy of Larryco.com Accident Avoidance   Rules? Schmules. There are too many ‘Rules of #x’ out there. I prefer the Rule of Thinking. If you must know, the ‘Rule of 7’ was

2021 ABTA Book of the Year Awards

2021 ABTA Book of the Year Awards

Barbara Seagram’s Barbara’s Bridge Tips wins the 2021 ABTA Intermediate Book of the year award! We also want to congratulate Paul Goldfinger, Bill Treble and Julian Laderman for their runner up positions.

Master Point Press merges with 52 Entertainment!

Master Point Press merges with 52 Entertainment!

We are very excited to announce that Master Point Press is now a part of the 52 Entertainment Group, based in France.

A Suit Overcall

A Suit Overcall

By Andrew Robson Courtesy of AndrewBobson.co.uk A good five+ card suit in a hand of a wide­ranging point-count, anything from six or seven points (with a very good suit) to 17 or 18 points: that’s

36 Fun Questions – Part 1

36 Fun Questions – Part 1

Part one in a series of fun bridge questions to test your knowledge and skill!

Testing your Game-Try Decisions

THE essential bridge skill: Counting the hand (Part 2)

“When I take a 50-50 chance, I expect it to come off eight or nine times out of ten.”

That boast from Victor Mollo’s Hideous Hog character explains one of the reasons why successful bridge players are so committed to the task of counting out the hand…