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!

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

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…

2020 ABTA Book of the Year Awards!

2020 ABTA Book of the Year Awards!

Congratulations to the winners of this years American Bridge Teachers’ Association’s 39th Annual Book of the Year awards!

WHEN NOT TO USE STAYMAN

When Not To Use Stayman

On this auction, East led a trump. Declarer tried but could only manage to take nine tricks even though the diamond finesse worked…

Bring Your Own Wine and Cheese Zoom Meetup

Bring Your Own Wine and Cheese Zoom Meetup

Master Point Press and the ABTA invite you to a Zoom meeting event!

Accident Avoidance

Accident Avoidance

By Larry Cohen Courtesy of Larryco.com Accident Avoidance I don’t care much for complicated bidding systems. I’ve always believed the most important part of bidding is to avoid accidents. Sure, everyone uses some conventions, but

2020 ABTA Book of the Year Awards!

Master Point Press and COVID-19

A message from president of Master Point Press, Ray Lee, regarding COVID-19.

Humor from the Experts

Humor from the Experts

By Eddie Kantar Courtesy of KantarBridge.com The real test of a bridge player isn’t in keeping out of trouble, but in escaping once he’s in it.   -Alfred Sheinwold  One advantage of bad bidding is that

2020 ABTA Book of the Year Awards!

Joyce Penn

It was with great sadness that we heard that Joyce Penn had died.  Joyce worked with us for many years on the ABTA Teacher of the Year project, and her efforts were a critical part

2020 ABTA Book of the Year Awards!

Eddie Kantar and Barbara Seagram Book Signing at the San Francisco NABC

See Barbara Seagram and Eddie Kantar this November 30th where they will be signing copies of their new books.