Sep 06, 2016 - Tuesday 3:15 pm

Open Pairs Event Summary

Session

29.0 Tables

Players

Overalls

 

mps Color A B C Overall Score Player 1 Player 2 Personal
Scores
32.47 Gold 1 934.00 Eddie WoldHouston, TX Sam DodsonHouston, TX Scores
24.35 Gold 2 929.50 Jacob MorganMadison, WI Barbara FermDallas, TX Scores
18.26 Gold 3 917.50 Iftikhar BaqaiIrvine, CA Mitch DunitzSherman Oaks, CA Scores
13.70 Gold 4 891.50 John JeffreyLas Vegas, NV Marjorie MichelinLaguna Woods, CA Scores
10.82 Gold 5 886.00 Samuel JordanCardiff, CA Rick Norton JrVista, CA Scores
9.28 Gold 6 848.00 Ellis FeigenbaumLaguna Woods, CA Steven SmolenSan Francisco, CA Scores
7.67 Gold 7/8 837.50 Greg HouseSan Diego, CA Jon WrightSan Diego, CA Scores
7.67 Gold 7/8 837.50 Stephen GoldsteinAnaheim, CA William RogersSanta Fe, NM Scores
6.49 Gold 9 834.50 Roger BatesLas Vegas, NV Steven LoveLaguna Niguel, CA Scores
5.90 Gold 10 829.50 Roger DoughmanSan Diego, CA Suzanne LebendigSan Diego, CA Scores
5.41 Gold 11 810.50 David AbelowLa Jolla, CA Martha RothSan Diego, CA Scores
5.00 Gold 12 809.00 Joseph Viola IIIAltadena, CA Gerard GeremiaLa Verne, CA Scores
4.64 Gold 13 808.00 Steven StredlerYorba Linda, CA Ron LienBrea, CA Scores
12.59 Gold 14 1 1 784.50 Jeffrey RogersAlpine, CA Sally HaleAlpine, CA Scores
4.06 Gold 15 782.50 Harish SinghDiamond Bar, CA Yas TakedaHacienda Hgts, CA Scores
9.44 Gold 2 761.00 Paul GelbPalm Springs, CA Alberto FeilhaberIrvine, CA Scores
7.08 Gold 3 2 746.00 Basant ShahLos Angeles, CA James PerkinsLos Angeles, CA Scores
5.31 Gold 4 742.00 Brian GilbertIrvine, CA Dustin StoutGilbert, AZ Scores
4.20 Gold 5 3 739.00 Maria MarshallOceanside, CA David IngrahamCarlsbad, CA Scores
3.60 Gold 6 737.50 William HaddadIrvine, CA Cathy BauerAnaheim Hills, CA Scores
3.16 Gold|Red 7 734.50 Millie GarrisonRiverside, CA James TannerHighland, CA Scores
1.98 Gold 4 722.00 Bob AlbertLaguna Beach, CA James LasswellSan Diego, CA Scores
2.08 Gold 5 717.50 Michael KerrCorona Del Mar, CA Harvey JaffeHuntington Bch, CA Scores

Recaps

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Section K

NS

Pair Player 1 Player 2 Flt Qual Overall Section Session
Score
% Carry
Over
Adjust Overall
Score
mps Color Next
Session
Personal
Scores
A B C A B C
3 Iftikhar Baqai Mitch Dunitz A 3 - - 1 - - 494.00 67.86 423.50 917.50 18.26 Gold Scores
7 Ellis Feigenbaum Steven Smolen A 6 - - 2 - - 446.00 61.26 402.00 848.00 9.28 Gold Scores
11 David Abelow Martha Roth A 11 - - 4 - - 394.00 54.12 416.50 810.50 5.41 Gold Scores
4 Joseph Viola III Gerard Geremia A 12 - - 3 - - 424.00 58.24 385.00 809.00 5.00 Gold Scores
2 Basant Shah James Perkins C - 3 2 5 1 1 386.50 53.09 359.50 746.00 7.08 Gold Scores
5 William Ng Mark Tang A - - - - - - 342.00 46.98 403.50 745.50 1.83 Red Scores
6 Maria Marshall David Ingraham C - 5 3 - 3 2 364.50 50.07 374.50 739.00 4.20 Gold Scores
9 Eddie Rose Timothy Flaherty A - - - - - - 370.50 50.89 353.00 723.50 Scores
10 Bob Albert James Lasswell C - - 4 - - - 355.50 48.83 366.50 722.00 1.98 Gold Scores
14 Philip Pearl Theresa Martell B - - - 6 2 - 372.50 51.17 338.50 711.00 1.38 Red Scores
12 Mary Lou Kiley Barbara Gilcrest B - - - - - - 355.00 48.76 302.00 657.00 Scores
1 M Ali Mahdavi Nicholas Krall B - - - - - - 345.00 47.39 283.50 628.50 Scores
13 Mariko Kakimoto Jack Chao A - - - - - - 281.50 38.67 314.00 595.50 Scores
8 Pat Larin Gerri Soffa Carlson B - - - - - - 287.50 39.49 290.00 577.50 Scores
15 Joan Kushner Shelbie Bastiaans C - - - - - - 315.50 43.34 315.50 Scores

EW

Pair Player 1 Player 2 Flt Qual Overall Section Session
Score
% Carry
Over
Adjust Overall
Score
mps Color Next
Session
Personal
Scores
A B C A B C
11 Samuel Jordan Rick Norton Jr A 5 - - 1 - - 430.00 59.07 456.00 886.00 10.82 Gold Scores
9 Roger Bates Steven Love A 9 - - 2 - - 418.00 57.42 416.50 834.50 6.49 Gold Scores
3 Chris Compton Linda Elmore A - - - 3 - - 411.00 56.46 364.00 775.00 2.53 Red Scores
5 Andrew Loh Scott Nelson A - - - 4 - - 404.50 55.56 368.00 772.50 1.28 Red Scores
7 Brian Gilbert Dustin Stout B - 4 - - 2 - 364.00 50.00 378.00 742.00 5.31 Gold Scores
4 William Haddad Cathy Bauer B - 6 - - 4 - 358.00 49.18 379.50 737.50 3.60 Gold Scores
13 John Mohan Sudhakar Divakaruni A - - - 5 - - 380.00 52.20 348.00 728.00 0.73 Red Scores
15 Robert Rubin Harry Sacks B - - - - - - 323.50 44.44 400.50 724.00 1.86 Gold Scores
6 Michael Kerr Harvey Jaffe C - - 5 - 1 1 367.00 50.41 350.50 717.50 2.08 Gold Scores
14 Daniel Leightman Mildred Breed A - - - 6 - - 371.00 50.96 346.00 717.00 0.61 Red Scores
1 Cari Reuter Debra Cameron B - - - - - - 316.00 43.41 347.00 663.00 Scores
2 Sheila Francis R Grebner C - - - - - - 335.50 46.09 323.50 659.00 0.93 Red Scores
12 Lance Eddy Caryn Villalon B - - - - 3 - 358.50 49.24 289.00 647.50 1.04 Red Scores
8 William Ensley Edward Cowan Jr B - - - - - - 298.50 41.00 309.00 607.50 Scores
10 Arnold Grushkin Beverly Grushkin C - - - - - - 250.50 34.41 309.50 560.00 Scores

Board Results

Section K

Dlr: N Vul: None
1
16 4 14 6
10 9 4 A K 10 K 8 5 K Q J 7
5 J 9 8 6 4 Q J 9 7 4 6 5
K J 3 2 Q A 6 A 10 9 8 3 2

A Q 8 7 6 7 5 3 2 10 3 2 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4N; N 4; NS 2; S 3;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -100 4.516 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  2 N 140 1761 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  2 N 200 2279 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E 50 1036 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  2 N -150 2.59 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  3 S -50 7.527 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3x E 500 2796 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT N 430 24.588 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 N 140 1761 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4 W 200 2279 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3NT N 430 24.588 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT N 460 2693 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  2x E 100 1243 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  2 N -50 7.527 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2 S -150 2.59 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N 100 23.584 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3NT N -430 3.512 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  2 S 150 25.591 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  2 N -140 1139 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  2 N -140 1139 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 W -200 621 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  2 N -200 621 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT N -430 3.512 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3 E -50 1864 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  3NT N -460 27 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  2 N 150 25.591 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  2x E -100 1657 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3 S 50 20.573 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  2 N 50 20.573 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3x E -500 14 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
2
5 10 12 13
K J 9 6 5 2 J 10 4 10 8 5 3
Q 10 7 3 2 K 10 8 6 4 K Q 4
A 8 4 J 7 5 3 5 2 A K 7 6

A Q 9 A 9 8 7 6 3 Q J 9 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4; NS 2; EW 1N; EW 1; EW 3;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 100 1761 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 W -420 0.52 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3x W 300 2486 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E 50 932 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3 E -140 2.59 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4x W 500 2796 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  4 E 100 1761 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  4 W 50 932 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  4 W 100 1761 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4 E 50 932 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 E -420 0.52 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  4 E 100 1761 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3x W 300 2486 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  4 W 150 2175 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 W 100 1761 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W -100 1139 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 W -50 1968 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 W -100 1139 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4 W -100 1139 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  4 W 420 27.598 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 E -50 1968 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3x W -300 414 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 E 420 27.598 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3 E -50 1968 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  4 E -100 1139 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3 E 140 25.591 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3x W -300 414 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4x W -500 14 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  4 W -150 725 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4 E -100 1139 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen

Dlr: S Vul: E-W
3
10 11 13 6
10 9 2 Q 5 4 2 J 9 6 A K 6
A J K 8 3 Q 10 8 3 J 5 4 3
K 7 4 A 10 9 7 A 2 Q 10 9 8

Q 8 6 5 3 J 6 K 7 5 4 7 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 3N; EW 1; EW 3; EW 3; EW 4;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E -130 2175 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3x S -500 621 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  1NT W -150 1864 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  2NT W -180 11.541 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT W 200 28100 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  2NT W -180 11.541 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  1NT E -150 1864 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  1NT W -180 11.541 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT W -600 3.512 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  2xx S -600 3.512 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  1NT E -120 23.584 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  1NT W -150 1864 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT E -630 0.52 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  2NT W -150 1864 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  2NT W -180 11.541 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W 180 16.559 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3x S 500 2279 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3NT W 600 24.588 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  2NT W 180 16.559 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  2xx S 600 24.588 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  1NT W 150 1036 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  1NT E 120 4.516 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2NT W 180 16.559 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  1NT W 150 1036 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3NT W -200 00 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT E 630 27.598 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  2NT W 180 16.559 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  2NT W 150 1036 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  1NT E 150 1036 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3 E 130 725 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall

Dlr: W Vul: Both
4
2 7 19 12
Q 10 9 7 8 6 3 2 10 9 6 4 3
K J 8 5 3 10 7 8 2 K 9 4 2
A 2 A K Q J 5 Q J 7 Q 8 5

6 4 9 4 A K 5 A J 10 7 6 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 3N; EW 2; EW 2; EW 2; W 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -170 1657 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  2 E -140 18.566 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  3 E 100 2486 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3 E 100 2486 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  2NT E -150 1761 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3NT E -600 12.545 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3NT E 100 2486 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 E 100 2486 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT E -630 5.520 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3 E 100 2486 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3NT E 100 2486 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3NT E -630 5.520 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT E -630 5.520 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  3NT E -630 5.520 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  2NT E -180 14.552 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E -100 414 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  2 E 140 9.534 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3NT E 630 22.580 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  2NT E 180 13.548 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 E -100 414 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3 E -100 414 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT E -100 414 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3 E -100 414 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  3NT E 630 22.580 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  2NT E 150 1139 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT E 630 22.580 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT E 600 15.555 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3NT E 630 22.580 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3NT E -100 414 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2 E 170 1243 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
5
9 11 13 7
K J 7 4 A J 10 6 4 6 5 8 5
8 6 2 Q 9 K 7 3 K Q J 6 4
A Q 8 7 2 Q J 10 4 2 A 10 3

10 9 5 3 K 5 3 A 9 8 9 7 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2; NS 1; EW 1N; EW 4; EW 4;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 100 25.591 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  1NT W -90 1864 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT E -400 414 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  1NT W -90 1864 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E -130 1139 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT W 100 25.591 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  2NT E 50 2279 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3 W -130 1139 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 W -130 1139 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2NT W 50 2279 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3NT E -460 14 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  2NT W -120 1450 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  2 W -110 1554 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 W -170 621 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3NT W 50 2279 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W 90 1036 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3 W 130 1761 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3NT E 400 2486 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  2NT W -50 621 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT W -50 621 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3NT E 460 2796 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  1NT W 90 1036 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2NT W 120 1450 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3 E 130 1761 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  2 W 110 1346 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT W -100 2.59 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3 W 170 2279 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  2NT E -50 621 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3NT W -100 2.59 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3 W 130 1761 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
6
11 5 18 6
K 10 9 6 5 4 A 6 4 A 8 6 3
J 8 3 Q 10 5 3 Q 10 9 2 9 5
A Q A K J 8 7 6 J 8 5 Q J

7 4 2 9 2 K 7 3 K 10 7 4 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3; NS 3; EW 3; EW 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 100 15.555 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  3 N 140 2279 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT E 300 2796 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 E 100 15.555 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E -140 621 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3 E -140 621 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 E 100 15.555 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  4 E 100 15.555 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 E -140 621 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  5x N -300 311 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4x N -100 932 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 E 100 15.555 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  5 E 200 2589 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  4 E 100 15.555 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  4 E 100 15.555 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N -140 621 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3 E 140 2279 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3NT E -300 14 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  5x N 300 2589 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  4 E -100 12.545 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4x N 100 1968 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  4 E -100 12.545 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  4 E -100 12.545 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3 E 140 2279 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  5 E -200 311 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3 E 140 2279 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  4 E -100 12.545 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4 E -100 12.545 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  4 E -100 12.545 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 E -100 12.545 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson

Dlr: S Vul: Both
7
13 6 7 14
A Q 8 7 6 K 9 6 4 9 5 A 5
5 4 A 10 5 3 Q 8 2 10 8 7 4
9 3 Q J 8 7 K 6 4 3 J 9 6

K J 10 2 2 A J 10 7 K Q 3 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4N; NS 6; NS 3; NS 3; NS 4;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N 680 1036 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3 N 200 00 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  4 N 680 1036 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  6 N 1430 2486 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4 N 680 1036 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  4 N 680 1036 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  6 N 1430 2486 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  4 N 680 1036 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  6 N 1430 2486 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 N 680 1036 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 N 680 1036 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  6 N 1430 2486 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  4 N 680 1036 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  4 N 680 1036 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 N 680 1036 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 N -1430 414 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  4 N -680 1864 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 N -680 1864 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  6 N -1430 414 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  4 N -680 1864 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  4 N -680 1864 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  6 N -1430 414 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 N -680 1864 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  4 N -680 1864 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4 N -680 1864 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  4 N -680 1864 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  6 N -1430 414 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  4 N -680 1864 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 N -680 1864 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3 N -200 28100 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins

Dlr: W Vul: None
8
17 5 10 8
A K Q 8 8 5 A J 6 2 K 9 5
10 6 5 4 3 K J 10 7 9 4 J 8
J 7 4 3 2 K 10 8 5 A Q 6 3

9 2 A Q 9 6 Q 7 3 10 7 4 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2N; NS 1; NS 2; NS 2; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -100 8.530 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3NT N -50 16.559 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT N 400 25.591 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  3NT N -100 8.530 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3NT N -50 16.559 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT N 430 27.598 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  1NT N 120 2279 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3NT N -150 1.55 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  3NT N 400 25.591 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT N -100 8.530 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3NT N -100 8.530 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3NT N -150 1.55 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3NT N -150 1.55 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT N -50 16.559 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  2NT N 120 2279 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -400 2.59 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3NT N -400 2.59 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT N 100 19.570 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT N 100 19.570 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  3NT N 100 19.570 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2NT N -120 621 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3NT N 150 26.595 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3NT N 50 11.541 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT N 150 26.595 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT N -430 0.52 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3NT N 50 11.541 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  1NT N -120 621 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3NT N 100 19.570 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3NT N 150 26.595 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3NT N 50 11.541 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins

Dlr: N Vul: E-W
9
14 9 13 4
K 2 A 9 6 5 2 K Q 8 6 2 Q
A J 8 7 6 K 10 3 J 7 3 9 6
Q 9 Q 8 7 A 10 5 4 A J 8 4

10 5 4 3 J 4 9 K 10 7 5 3 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1; EW 2N; EW 2; EW 1; W 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -50 17.562 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3 N -100 1139 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2 W 100 24.588 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT E 100 24.588 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  2NT E 100 24.588 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  2NT E -120 414 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  2 N -100 1139 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  2 N -150 1.55 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  1 N 80 2175 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT S -100 1139 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 W 100 24.588 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  2 N -100 1139 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  1 N -50 17.562 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  2NT E 100 24.588 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  2 W -140 311 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W -100 3.512 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT S 100 1761 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT E -100 3.512 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2 W -100 3.512 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2NT E -100 3.512 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  2 N 100 1761 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  2 W 140 2589 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  1 N 50 10.538 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  2NT E 120 2486 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  2NT E -100 3.512 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  2 N 100 1761 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2 N 50 10.538 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  2 N 150 26.595 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3 N 100 1761 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  1 N -80 725 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty

Dlr: E Vul: Both
10
8 8 19 5
Q J 6 10 9 3 K J 8 5 J 10 6
K 5 4 3 K Q 6 5 10 7 9 3 2
8 A 4 2 A Q 9 3 A K Q 8 7

A 10 9 7 2 J 8 7 6 4 2 5 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 6N; EW 3; EW 6; EW 5; EW 6;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E -630 2071 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT W -630 2071 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT E -690 3.512 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 W -680 7.527 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3 W -230 2486 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT W -690 3.512 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  5 E -620 2279 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3NT W -660 13.548 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT W -630 2071 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3NT W -690 3.512 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT W 690 24.588 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT W 630 829 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  5 E 620 621 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3NT W 690 24.588 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3NT W 630 829 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3NT E 690 24.588 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3NT E 630 829 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 W 680 20.573 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3NT W 660 14.552 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3 W 230 414 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty

Dlr: S Vul: None
11
13 10 6 11
K 4 A 10 7 4 3 A J 6 J 10 8
10 9 6 5 2 K Q 8 4 K Q 3 2
8 6 5 3 2 K Q J 9 8 5 6 4

A Q J 7 10 9 7 3 2 A 9 7 5
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3N; N 2; NS 1; N 4; NS 3; S 1; S 5;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -50 10.538 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  5 S -50 10.538 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3NT S -50 10.538 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT S 400 2589 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 N 90 17.562 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3NT N -50 10.538 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3NT N 400 2589 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3NT N -100 2.59 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  1NT N 120 20.573 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2NT S 120 20.573 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT N 400 2589 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3NT N -100 2.59 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  6x S -100 2.59 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E 150 2279 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT N 400 2589 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT S -120 7.527 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT S -400 311 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  3NT N -400 311 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2 N -90 10.538 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT N 100 25.591 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3NT N 50 17.562 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  6x S 100 25.591 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT N -400 311 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 E -150 621 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3NT N -400 311 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3NT N 50 17.562 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3NT N 100 25.591 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  5 S 50 17.562 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  1NT N -120 7.527 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3NT S 50 17.562 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz

Dlr: W Vul: N-S
12
19 12 4 5
K Q J Q 3 A K 2 A 9 5 4 2
4 A J 10 8 7 Q J 9 8 K J 7
A 9 5 3 2 9 6 2 6 5 4 3 3

10 8 7 6 K 5 4 10 7 Q 10 8 6
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1N; NS 2; NS 3; EW 2; EW 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 50 20.573 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 N -100 1657 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3 S -100 1657 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 S 140 2693 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 W -110 11.541 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3 S -200 5.520 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3 N 110 23.584 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 N -100 1657 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3x W -530 14 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 N -100 1657 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  2 E -110 11.541 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 N -100 1657 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3x S -200 5.520 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  4x S -1100 00 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3 S -200 5.520 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N 100 1243 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3 S -140 27 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2 E 110 16.559 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2 W 110 16.559 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  4 N 100 1243 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3 S 200 22.580 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3x S 200 22.580 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3 S 200 22.580 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4x S 1100 28100 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3 N -110 4.516 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3 W -50 7.527 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3 N 100 1243 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 N 100 1243 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3x W 530 2796 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3 S 100 1243 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz

Dlr: N Vul: Both
13
6 17 6 11
Q 10 5 2 8 6 4 2 A 8 7 5 9
K 7 4 A K J 9 5 Q 9 2 A 7
J 3 Q 10 7 3 K 10 8 5 4 3 2

A 9 8 6 K J 10 6 4 3 Q J 6
Deep Finesse Analysis:
N 4; NS 4; S 3; EW 5; EW 5;

N-S

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Play  4 W -620 10.538 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 E -200 16.559 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  5 E -620 10.538 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 W -620 10.538 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT W 100 2382 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 W -650 4.516 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  4 E -650 4.516 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  4 E -620 10.538 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 S -500 1450 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  5 W -650 4.516 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  4 S 130 2693 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  4 W 100 2382 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  5 W -650 4.516 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 E -130 1968 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT W 100 2382 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love

E-W

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Play  4 W 620 17.562 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  4 S -130 27 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3NT W -100 518 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  4 W -100 518 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 W 650 23.584 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  5 W 650 23.584 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4 E 650 23.584 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  4 E 130 932 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3NT W -100 518 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4 W 620 17.562 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 E 620 17.562 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3 E 200 11.541 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 S 500 1450 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  5 E 620 17.562 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  5 W 650 23.584 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell

Dlr: E Vul: None
14
6 11 11 12
5 J 10 9 8 9 7 3 2 K Q 8 7
2 K 7 6 5 4 3 Q J A J 3 2
A Q J 10 7 6 4 A 10 4 6 5 4

K 9 8 3 Q 2 A K 8 6 5 10 9
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1; NS 1; EW 2;

N-S

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Play  3 E -140 4.516 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  4 E 100 22.580 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3 E 50 1346 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  3 E 50 1346 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3 E -170 27 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 E 50 1346 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  4 W 100 22.580 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  4 W 150 26.595 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 E 50 1346 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  4 E 50 1346 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 E -140 4.516 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  3 E -140 4.516 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  5x S -500 0.52 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 E 150 26.595 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3 E -140 4.516 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love

E-W

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Play  3 E -50 1554 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  3 E 140 23.584 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3 E 170 2693 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3 E 140 23.584 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 E -50 1554 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  5x S 500 27.598 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4 W -100 5.520 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  4 E -150 1.55 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3 E 140 23.584 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 E 140 23.584 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 W -150 1.55 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 E -100 5.520 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 E -50 1554 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3 E -50 1554 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 E -50 1554 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell

Dlr: S Vul: N-S
15
19 6 9 6
A K 8 Q 8 5 A J 7 K Q 4 3
6 4 A 10 3 Q 8 6 4 3 2 9 7
Q J 10 3 J 9 6 9 A J 6 5 2

9 7 5 2 K 7 4 2 K 10 5 10 8
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2N; NS 2; NS 2; NS 2; E 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -200 621 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT N -300 27 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  3NT N 600 2796 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  3NT N -100 1554 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3NT N -100 1554 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  3NT N -100 1554 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  3NT N -200 621 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  3NT N -200 621 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3NT N -400 00 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3NT S -100 1554 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  3NT N -100 1554 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  3NT N -300 27 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  2NT N 120 22.580 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  2NT N 120 22.580 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3NT N 600 2796 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N 100 1346 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  3NT N 100 1346 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3NT N 300 2693 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  3NT N 100 1346 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  2NT N -120 5.520 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT N 200 2279 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2NT N -120 5.520 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  3NT N 200 2279 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3NT N 200 2279 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3NT N -600 14 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3NT N 300 2693 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3NT N 400 28100 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3NT N -600 14 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT S 100 1346 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3NT N 100 1346 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia

Dlr: W Vul: E-W
16
14 9 6 11
A 9 6 K J 3 A Q 9 3 2 10 2
7 Q 8 4 8 7 4 A K 9 8 7 3
10 8 5 A 10 9 6 5 J 10 J 6 5

K Q J 4 3 2 7 2 K 6 5 Q 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4; NS 4; EW 3; EW 3;

N-S

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Play  4 S 420 8.530 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  4 S 450 16.559 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 N 480 2589 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  4 N 480 2589 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  4 S 450 16.559 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  4 S 450 16.559 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4 N 450 16.559 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 S 450 16.559 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  4 N 420 8.530 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  4 S 450 16.559 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 N 480 2589 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 S -50 14 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  4 S -50 14 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  3 S 140 3.512 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  4 S 450 16.559 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin

E-W

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Play  4 N -480 311 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  4 S -450 11.541 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  4 S 50 2796 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 S -450 11.541 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  4 S 50 2796 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4 N -450 11.541 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  3 S -140 24.588 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4 S -450 11.541 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 S -420 19.570 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 S -450 11.541 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4 S -450 11.541 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 N -420 19.570 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  4 N -480 311 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 S -450 11.541 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  4 N -480 311 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia

Dlr: N Vul: None
17
13 10 12 5
2 A J 9 5 K Q 8 Q J 9 7 3
10 7 K 10 7 4 6 4 A K 5 4 2
A J 4 Q A J 9 5 3 2 10 8 6

K Q 9 8 6 5 3 8 6 3 2 10 7
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3; N 2; S 1; EW 2N; E 3; EW 2; W 2;

N-S

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Play  4 S -50 1657 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  4 N -100 8.530 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 S -50 1657 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  2 S 140 2693 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2 S -50 1657 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 E -130 518 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3x E 300 27.598 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  4x N -500 00 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 S -100 8.530 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  2NT S -200 1.55 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  2 S -50 1657 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 S -50 1657 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  3 E 100 2175 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  2 S 110 23.584 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 S -200 1.55 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 50 1243 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3 S 50 1243 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 E 130 2382 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  3 E -100 725 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3x E -300 0.52 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2 S -110 4.516 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4x N 500 28100 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 S 50 1243 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3 S 100 19.570 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  4 N 100 19.570 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  4 S 200 26.595 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 S 50 1243 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  2NT S 200 26.595 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  2 S -140 27 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2 S 50 1243 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
18
19 11 6 4
A K Q 5 A 6 5 A Q 10 10 5 2
7 6 4 2 K Q J 8 7 4 K Q 9
J 10 9 3 9 6 5 4 3 A J 6 3

8 10 3 2 K J 9 8 7 2 8 7 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3N; NS 4; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N 630 2382 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3 S 130 10.538 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 S 130 10.538 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  3 S 150 1554 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2 E 150 1554 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  2NT N 180 1864 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3NT N 660 2796 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  4 W 100 518 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3NT N 630 2382 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3NT S 660 2796 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  2NT N 180 1864 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  3 S 130 10.538 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 W -110 14 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  2NT N 180 1864 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  2 E 100 518 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -150 1346 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang
Play  3 S -130 17.562 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  2NT N -180 1036 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  2 W 110 2796 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  3NT N -660 14 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2NT N -180 1036 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4 W -100 2382 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  3NT N -630 518 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  3NT N -630 518 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3 S -130 17.562 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  2 E -100 2382 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 S -130 17.562 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT S -660 14 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3 S -150 1346 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2NT N -180 1036 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth

Dlr: S Vul: E-W
19
7 7 11 15
Q J 7 4 J 10 7 6 5 K 4 6 4
5 2 9 Q 9 5 K Q 9 8 7 5 2
A K 10 8 6 3 4 2 8 7 2 A 3

9 A K Q 8 3 A J 10 6 3 J 10
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4; NS 3; EW 2; EW 3;

N-S

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Play  4 S 450 23.584 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  5 S -50 518 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  4 S 420 1554 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  4 S 420 1554 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  4 S 420 1554 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  4 S 480 26.595 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  4 N 450 23.584 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  5x S -100 27 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 S 480 26.595 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  5 W 200 725 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  4 S 420 1554 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4 S 420 1554 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 S 420 1554 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  5x S -100 27 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  4 S 420 1554 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -420 1346 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  4 S -480 1.55 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  4 S -420 1346 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  4 N -450 4.516 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  5x S 100 2693 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  5x S 100 2693 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  4 S -450 4.516 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  4 S -480 1.55 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  5 S 50 2382 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  5 W -200 2175 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  4 S -420 1346 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 S -420 1346 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  4 S -420 1346 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  4 S -420 1346 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  4 S -420 1346 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang

Dlr: W Vul: Both
20
9 4 16 11
K 8 Q 9 8 7 5 K 5 J 9 6 4
Q 9 7 6 2 6 3 9 7 3 Q 8 3
A J 10 3 K 10 A J 8 K 10 7 2

5 4 A J 4 2 Q 10 6 4 2 A 5
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3; NS 1; E 1N; EW 2; EW 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W -170 1.55 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout
Play  3 E -140 12.545 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
9-Roger Bates-Steven Love
Play  3 S 140 2693 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr
Play  3 E -140 12.545 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni
Play  2 E -140 12.545 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks
Play  2 E -110 2279 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner
Play  2 E -140 12.545 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer
Play  4 N 650 28100 8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  2 E -170 1.55 9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  3 E -140 12.545 10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  2 E -140 12.545 11-David Abelow-Martha Roth vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  2 E -140 12.545 12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  1NT E -150 414 13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  2 E -140 12.545 14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell vs.
5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson
Play  2 W -110 2279 15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E 140 15.555 1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron vs.
12-Mary Lou Kiley-Barbara Gilcrest
Play  2 E 110 621 2-Sheila Francis-R Grebner vs.
6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham
Play  1NT E 150 2486 3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore vs.
13-Mariko Kakimoto-Jack Chao
Play  2 E 140 15.555 4-William Haddad-Cathy Bauer vs.
7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen
Play  2 E 140 15.555 5-Andrew Loh-Scott Nelson vs.
14-Philip Pearl-Theresa Martell
Play  4 N -650 00 6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe vs.
8-Pat Larin-Gerri Soffa Carlson
Play  2 W 170 26.595 7-Brian Gilbert-Dustin Stout vs.
1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall
Play  2 E 170 26.595 8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr vs.
9-Eddie Rose-Timothy Flaherty
Play  3 E 140 15.555 9-Roger Bates-Steven Love vs.
2-Basant Shah-James Perkins
Play  3 E 140 15.555 10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin vs.
10-Bob Albert-James Lasswell
Play  3 S -140 27 11-Samuel Jordan-Rick Norton Jr vs.
3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz
Play  2 W 110 621 12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon vs.
15-Joan Kushner-Shelbie Bastiaans
Play  3 E 140 15.555 13-John Mohan-Sudhakar Divakaruni vs.
4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia
Play  2 E 140 15.555 14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed vs.
11-David Abelow-Martha Roth
Play  2 E 140 15.555 15-Robert Rubin-Harry Sacks vs.
5-William Ng-Mark Tang

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
21
5 7 12 16
K J 5 2 3 10 9 8 3 J 9 7 4
A Q 10 8 6 4 3 J 10 6 5 4 10
K 8 7 5 4 2 A Q 7 2 K 5 2

9 7 A Q 9 K J 6 A Q 8 6 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3N; NS 1; NS 2; N 5; S 4; E 2; W 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W -110 5.520 1-M Ali Mahdavi-Nicholas Krall vs.
6-Michael Kerr-Harvey Jaffe
Play  4 E 150 22.580 2-Basant Shah-James Perkins vs.
8-William Ensley-Edward Cowan Jr
Play  4x E 300 25.591 3-Iftikhar Baqai-Mitch Dunitz vs.
10-Arnold Grushkin-Beverly Grushkin
Play  3 E 100 15.555 4-Joseph Viola III-Gerard Geremia vs.
12-Lance Eddy-Caryn Villalon
Play  2 W 100 15.555 5-William Ng-Mark Tang vs.
14-Daniel Leightman-Mildred Breed
Play  4x E 100 15.555 6-Maria Marshall-David Ingraham vs.
1-Cari Reuter-Debra Cameron
Play  4 N 130 2071 7-Ellis Feigenbaum-Steven Smolen vs.
3-Chris Compton-Linda Elmore
Play  3 E 50 932