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Bridge Trivia

Contact Bridge

It was not until 1925, literally overnight during a cruise through the Panama Canal, that Harold Vanderbilt and his gamy entourage invented the scoring scheme which soon became known far and wide as Contract Bridge. With new emphasis on the concept of vulnerability as well as above-and-below the line scoring for games and bonuses, Contract Bridge took

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Sample Deal

The players in the E, S, and W all PASS because none of them has an opening hand of 13+ HCP. You are the N player. QUESTIONS: Answers Since you have a balanced hand (2-4-4-3) and 15 HCP, you should bid 1NT Your partner (S) has 9 HCP and 4-card Major suit (Spades), he bids

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