Jun 30, 2016 - Thursday 3:00 pm

Side Pairs Event Summary

Session 1

10.0 Tables

Players

Overalls

 

mps Color A B C Overall Score % Player 1 Player 2
3.67 Silver 1 136.00 62.96 Mindy FoosCampbell, CA Michael FleisherSanta Clara, CA
2.75 Silver 2 124.00 57.41 Ronald PowellSanta Clara, CA Ida LeeMountain View, CA
2.53 Silver 3 1 1 121.50 56.25 Devesh GoyalSan Jose, CA Josephine VenturaSan Mateo, CA
1.55 Silver 4 120.00 55.56 Edward BarlowSunnyvale, CA Winston HuangLos Altos, CA
1.90 Silver 5 2 118.50 54.86 Larry WagnerCupertino, CA William BidermannSan Diego, CA
0.87 Silver 6 117.50 54.40 Betsey SchneiderSan Carlos, CA Harriel SheaSan Jose, CA
1.42 Silver 3 116.00 53.70 Serl ZimmermanPalm Desert, CA Steven LipsonPalm Desert, CA
1.35 Silver 4 2 112.50 52.08 David ZhengSan Jose, CA Lynn BartzSan Jose, CA
1.01 Silver 5 3 112.00 51.85 Jory SegalSan Jose, CA Rekha NirulaSan Jose, CA
0.76 Silver 4 103.50 47.92 Frederick Tierney JrFremont, CA Christy HartsellPalo Alto, CA

Recaps

Section I

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
10 Mindy Foos Michael Fleisher A 1 - - 1 - - 62.96 136.00 3.67 Silver Scores
3 Ronald Powell Ida Lee A 2 - - 2 - - 57.41 124.00 2.75 Silver Scores
7 Edward Barlow Winston Huang A 4 - - 3 - - 55.56 120.00 1.55 Silver Scores
5 Betsey Schneider Harriel Shea A 6 - - 4 - - 54.40 117.50 0.87 Silver Scores
1 Serl Zimmerman Steven Lipson B - 3 - - 1 - 53.70 116.00 1.42 Silver Scores
8 Raghu Agarwal Larry Lasher B - - - - 2 - 51.16 110.50 0.83 Silver Scores
2 Louis Martin Jr Thomas Morse C - - - - - 1 45.14 97.50 0.84 Silver Scores
4 Lothar Klatt Florence Nesenblatt C - - - - - 2 43.52 94.00 0.59 Silver Scores
9 Dan Thatte Manda Thatte C - - - - - - 40.97 88.50 Scores
6 Jeanine Ardourel Elizabeth Cowell C - - - - - - 35.19 76.00 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
8 Devesh Goyal Josephine Ventura C 3 1 1 1 1 1 56.25 121.50 2.53 Silver Scores
1 Larry Wagner William Bidermann B 5 2 - 2 2 - 54.86 118.50 1.90 Silver Scores
9 David Zheng Lynn Bartz C - 4 2 3 3 2 52.08 112.50 1.35 Silver Scores
2 Jory Segal Rekha Nirula C - 5 3 4 - - 51.85 112.00 1.01 Silver Scores
5 Trina Bowman Fung Bao A - - - - - - 50.23 108.50 Scores
3 Mansoor Gowani David Hoffman A - - - - - - 50.00 108.00 Scores
10 Frederick Tierney Jr Christy Hartsell C - - 4 - - - 47.92 103.50 0.76 Silver Scores
4 Arthur Zhou Michael Hu C - - - - - - 47.69 103.00 Scores
6 Sona Bhambhra Clay Laughary C - - - - - - 45.14 97.50 Scores
7 Richard Williams Jody Williams A - - - - - - 43.98 95.00 Scores

Board Results

Section I

Dlr: N Vul: None
1
10 9 9 12
J 10 9 A K 8 7 6 3 2 10 Q 2
A K 6 J 10 4 J 4 3 10 7 5 3
Q 3 Q 9 5 A 7 6 5 2 J 6 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N 110 3.544 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 S 170 675 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 N -50 113 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 N -50 113 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 N 420 788 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3 N 140 563 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 N 450 8100 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3 N -50 113 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2 N 110 3.544 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -110 4.556 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3 N -140 337 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3 S -170 225 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 N -450 00 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 N 50 787 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3 N 50 787 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  4 N 50 787 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2 N -110 4.556 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 N -420 112 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell

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

A Q 9 8 5 K 10 4 J 10 J 10 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 5; NS 1; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 650 788 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  5 E 300 450 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 S 620 563 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  5 S 650 788 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 S 140 338 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 S -100 113 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  5 S 650 788 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  4 N -100 113 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  4 S -100 113 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -650 112 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 S 100 787 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  5 E -300 450 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  5 S -650 112 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 S -620 337 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4 N 100 787 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  5 S -650 112 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 S 100 787 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3 S -140 562 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -650 2.531 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  4 W -650 2.531 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 W -650 2.531 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  5x S -500 6.581 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  6 W 100 8100 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 W -650 2.531 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 W -650 2.531 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  4 W -650 2.531 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  5x S -500 6.581 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 650 5.569 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 W 650 5.569 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 W 650 5.569 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 W 650 5.569 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 W 650 5.569 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4 W 650 5.569 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  5x S 500 1.519 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  5x S 500 1.519 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  6 W -100 00 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 300 8100 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3 W -130 00 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3 S 150 5.569 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3 S 130 3.544 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2 W -110 113 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  1NT S 180 788 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 S 150 5.569 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 S 130 3.544 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  2NT S 120 225 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT S -180 112 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3 W 130 8100 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 S -150 2.531 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 S -150 2.531 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3 S -130 4.556 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3 S -130 4.556 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2NT S -120 675 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  2 W 110 787 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  2 W -300 00 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
5
11 2 13 14
A 9 5 A 6 3 J 10 2 Q 8 6 4
J 8 6 3 J 8 7 5 4 6 5 7 5
K 10 7 2 K Q 9 K Q 8 4 10 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N 600 675 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 S 130 225 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3 S 110 00 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT S 630 788 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3 S 130 225 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3 S 130 225 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 S 150 4.556 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 S 150 4.556 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT S 660 8100 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S -130 675 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 S -130 675 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 S -150 3.544 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 S -110 8100 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3 S -150 3.544 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT S -630 112 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT S -660 00 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3 S -130 675 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3NT N -600 225 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson

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

J 6 3 K 6 4 3 K J 9 8 2 5
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2N; N 1; NS 1; NS 2; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W 200 5.569 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  1NT W 300 7.594 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  2 S -50 2.531 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  1NT N 120 450 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2 S -100 113 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  1NT N -50 2.531 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  2 E 200 5.569 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  1NT W -120 00 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  1 E 300 7.594 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT N 50 5.569 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  1NT W -300 0.56 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  2 E -200 2.531 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  2 S 50 5.569 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  1NT W 120 8100 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  1NT N -120 450 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  1 E -300 0.56 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  2 S 100 787 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  1NT W -200 2.531 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson

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

J K 9 3 2 K 8 7 5 J 5 3 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 3N; EW 2; EW 3; EW 1; EW 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E -620 225 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3NT E -600 4.556 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3NT W -600 4.556 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT W 200 8100 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT E -630 0.56 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT W -600 4.556 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT W -630 0.56 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT W -600 4.556 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT W 100 788 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E 600 3.544 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT W 630 7.594 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3NT W 600 3.544 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT W 600 3.544 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT W -200 00 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT W -100 112 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT E 630 7.594 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 E 620 675 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT W 600 3.544 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 170 675 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  1NT W 150 450 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 W 200 788 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  1NT W 150 450 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3 N 140 1.519 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 E 50 00 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3 E 150 450 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3 S 140 1.519 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  4 S 420 8100 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W -150 450 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 E -150 450 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 W -200 112 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3 S -140 6.581 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  1NT W -150 450 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 S -420 00 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3 N -140 6.581 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3 S -170 225 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3 E -50 8100 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT S -50 338 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3 S -100 1.519 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  2 E 200 6.581 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  2 W 100 450 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  2NT N -100 1.519 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 W -110 00 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  2 E 200 6.581 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  2 E 200 6.581 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  2 E 200 6.581 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 100 6.581 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  2 E -200 1.519 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  2 E -200 1.519 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  2 E -200 1.519 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  2 W -100 450 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2 E -200 1.519 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  2NT N 100 6.581 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  1NT S 50 562 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3 W 110 8100 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang

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

Q 7 6 3 7 3 2 Q 5 4 A 9 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 3N; E 1; EW 3; EW 1; EW 1; W 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT E -150 225 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  1NT E -120 6.581 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  1NT E -150 225 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  1NT E -120 6.581 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  1NT E -150 225 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  1NT E -120 6.581 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  1NT E -120 6.581 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  1NT E -150 225 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  1NT E -150 225 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT E 120 1.519 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  1NT E 150 675 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  1NT E 150 675 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  1NT E 120 1.519 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  1NT E 150 675 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  1NT E 150 675 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  1NT E 150 675 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  1NT E 120 1.519 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  1NT E 120 1.519 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse

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

9 4 6 K 6 5 2 A Q J 7 6 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2N; NS 2; NS 3; NS 3; NS 3;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 130 2.531 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 S 130 2.531 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 N 420 675 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT N 400 563 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3NT S -100 00 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT N 430 788 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  4 N -50 113 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 S 140 450 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT N 460 8100 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N 50 787 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 N -420 225 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3 S -140 450 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT N -400 337 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT N -460 00 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT S 100 8100 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 S -130 5.569 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT N -430 112 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3 S -130 5.569 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse

Dlr: W Vul: N-S
12
12 13 4 11
A J 4 A Q J 10 6 4 9 6 10 4
K 8 3 7 5 2 K 10 2 A K 9 7
Q 10 9 7 6 2 9 4 3 Q 6 3 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 50 450 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 N 620 7.594 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  5 N -100 338 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3 E -170 113 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 E -420 00 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  4 N 620 7.594 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3 E -140 225 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  5x E 100 5.569 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4x E 100 5.569 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 140 675 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  5 N 100 562 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  5x E -100 2.531 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3 E 170 787 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4x E -100 2.531 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 E 420 8100 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 E -50 450 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 N -620 0.56 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 N -620 0.56 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse

Dlr: N Vul: Both
13
9 18 7 6
A 10 5 4 A J 5 4 2 9 6 5 3
Q 7 2 K Q 3 A Q J 3 K J 10
K J 9 8 8 7 2 K 8 6 8 4 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT W -150 788 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2NT W -180 5.569 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  2NT W -180 5.569 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3NT W -600 225 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT W -600 225 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT W -600 225 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT W -600 225 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT W -600 225 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT W 100 8100 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT W 180 2.531 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT W 600 675 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT W 600 675 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT W -100 00 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT W 600 675 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2NT W 150 112 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT W 600 675 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  2NT W 180 2.531 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT W 600 675 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S -50 1.519 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT N -50 1.519 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3NT N 430 8100 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  2NT N 120 450 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT N -50 1.519 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT N 400 675 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT N 400 675 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT N 400 675 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT N -50 1.519 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -430 00 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT N -400 225 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  2NT N -120 450 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT N 50 6.581 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT N 50 6.581 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT S 50 6.581 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT N -400 225 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3NT N 50 6.581 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT N -400 225 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher

Dlr: S Vul: N-S
15
8 9 7 16
A J 10 6 4 3 K 10 6 10 9 4 8
K 9 J 9 5 4 6 5 3 K Q 9 6
8 7 5 A Q 8 J 8 7 10 7 5 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S 660 788 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  4 S 650 3.544 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  4 S 650 3.544 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  4 N -200 00 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 S 650 3.544 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  4 S 680 8100 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 N 650 3.544 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 N 650 3.544 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4 S 650 3.544 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -650 4.556 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 N -650 4.556 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  4 N 200 8100 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4 S -650 4.556 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 S -650 4.556 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT S -660 112 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 S -680 00 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 S -650 4.556 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 N -650 4.556 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher

Dlr: W Vul: E-W
16
5 9 15 11
K 10 7 6 5 3 9 8 4 2 6 2 Q
8 4 Q 6 K 9 7 K J 8 7 5 2
Q J 9 2 A K 5 3 J 10 3 A 4

A J 10 7 A Q 8 5 4 10 9 6 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 4N; EW 2; EW 3; EW 1; EW 4;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -100 788 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT E -660 1.519 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT E -630 3.544 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT E 100 8100 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4x N -800 00 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3NT E -630 3.544 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3 E -130 675 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3NT E -660 1.519 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3NT E -600 563 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E 660 6.581 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT E -100 00 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT E 600 337 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4x N 800 8100 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2 N 100 112 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT E 630 4.556 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3NT E 660 6.581 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 E 130 225 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3NT E 630 4.556 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -420 563 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  5 W -450 225 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 W -450 225 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 E -450 225 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT E 100 8100 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 N -50 675 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 E -450 225 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  4 E -450 225 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  4 W 50 788 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 450 675 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  4 E 450 675 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4 W -50 112 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT E -100 00 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 W 420 337 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3 N 50 225 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  5 W 450 675 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 E 450 675 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 W 450 675 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
18
6 10 16 8
9 7 6 2 K Q J 9 8 5 4 2 2
A Q 10 7 K 9 10 6 3 J 10 9 6
8 5 A Q J 8 5 4 A K Q 7 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E -480 4.556 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  5x N -800 0.56 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 E -480 4.556 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  5x N -800 0.56 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4 E -480 4.556 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 E -480 4.556 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 E -480 4.556 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  4 E -480 4.556 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3x N -200 8100 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 480 3.544 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  5x N 800 7.594 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3x N 200 00 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 E 480 3.544 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 E 480 3.544 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 E 480 3.544 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  5x N 800 7.594 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 E 480 3.544 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 E 480 3.544 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee

Dlr: S Vul: E-W
19
20 6 4 10
K Q J 2 K 7 2 A A K 9 8 4
A 7 4 3 J 6 7 4 J 7 5 3 2
8 6 5 Q 9 8 5 Q 10 9 3 2 6

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4NT N 460 450 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3NT S 460 450 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 S 420 00 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3NT N 430 1.519 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  6NT N 990 8100 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT N 430 1.519 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT S 490 6.581 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT N 460 450 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT S 490 6.581 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -430 6.581 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT S -490 1.519 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  6NT N -990 00 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4NT N -460 450 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT N -430 6.581 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3NT S -460 450 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT S -490 1.519 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 S -420 8100 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT N -460 450 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

Dlr: W Vul: Both
20
19 9 10 2
A 8 7 A Q 4 A 7 A J 10 9 4
5 4 J 8 2 K Q 10 9 4 3 K 7
K Q J 10 9 K 6 5 J 6 5 6 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W -130 338 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 S -400 00 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  2NT N -100 563 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  3 S -100 563 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  4 N -200 1.519 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 N -200 1.519 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3 S 140 8100 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2NT N -100 563 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3 N 110 788 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 100 337 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3 N -110 112 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 N 200 6.581 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3 W 130 562 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 N 200 6.581 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 S 400 8100 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 S -140 00 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  2NT N 100 337 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  2NT N 100 337 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

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

J 9 3 5 4 A K 9 3 Q 7 5 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 2; EW 3; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -110 6.581 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  2 E -110 6.581 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  2 W -140 338 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  2 W -140 338 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  2 E 50 8100 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  2 W -140 338 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  2 W -140 338 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3 E -140 338 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  1NT N -300 00 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 140 562 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  1NT N 300 8100 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  2 E -50 00 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  2 E 110 1.519 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  2 W 140 562 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  2 E 110 1.519 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  2 W 140 562 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  2 W 140 562 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3 E 140 562 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
22
6 14 6 14
9 2 8 5 A J 9 8 5 3 J 10 4
A Q J 6 10 7 K 10 2 A 8 7 5
7 3 J 9 4 6 4 K Q 9 6 3 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4x S -100 2.531 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3 S 170 5.569 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3 S -50 450 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3 E -110 113 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3 S 170 5.569 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4 S -150 00 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 S 480 7.594 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 S -100 2.531 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 S 480 7.594 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -480 0.56 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3 S -170 2.531 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4x S 100 5.569 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  4 S 150 8100 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3 S -170 2.531 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 S -480 0.56 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3 S 50 450 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 S 100 5.569 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 E 110 787 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt

Dlr: S Vul: Both
23
12 10 16 2
K 10 7 K 9 2 Q J 10 7 K 9 7
4 3 J 10 8 A K 2 Q 8 5 4 3
A Q J 8 5 2 A 5 3 3 A J 10

9 6 Q 7 6 4 9 8 6 5 4 6 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 4N; EW 5; EW 3; EW 2; EW 7;

N-S

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Play  4 E -650 113 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  2 E -170 8100 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT W -600 6.581 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  4 E -650 113 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  4 E -620 450 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT W -600 6.581 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 E -650 113 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 E -620 450 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 E -620 450 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 620 450 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  4 E 620 450 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 E 650 787 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3NT W 600 1.519 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  2 E 170 00 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 E 650 787 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3NT W 600 1.519 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 E 620 450 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 E 650 787 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt

Dlr: W Vul: None
24
5 21 8 6
K 10 8 J 10 8 5 3 2 J 9 7 6
A Q 4 2 A Q 3 A J 6 A 4 2
9 3 K 6 4 K Q 10 9 8 5 4 8

J 7 6 5 9 7 2 7 K Q 10 5 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1; EW 6N; EW 3; EW 2; EW 6;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W -490 675 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  6 E -920 225 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  6 E -920 225 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT W -490 675 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel
Play  3NT W -490 675 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  6 W -920 225 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3NT W -490 675 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT W -490 675 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  6NT W -990 00 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6NT W 990 8100 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher
Play  3NT W 490 225 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT W 490 225 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  6 W 920 675 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  6 E 920 675 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT W 490 225 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  6 E 920 675 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT W 490 225 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3NT W 490 225 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt

Dlr: N Vul: E-W
25
11 15 5 9
A K 6 Q 9 8 6 4 7 6 2 Q 10
3 A J 7 5 3 K Q 4 A J 9 6
10 9 8 4 10 2 A J 10 9 5 3 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -50 450 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  2NT W 200 7.594 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 W 200 7.594 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  2NT W -150 00 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 S -100 2.531 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  3 S -100 2.531 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3 W 100 5.569 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  2 W -140 113 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT W 100 5.569 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 100 5.569 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 S 50 450 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  3 S 100 5.569 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  2NT W -200 0.56 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 W -100 2.531 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  3 W -200 0.56 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  2 W 140 787 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  2NT W 150 8100 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT W -100 2.531 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

Dlr: E Vul: Both
26
20 3 6 11
A K K J K Q 9 4 3 2 A 9 2
Q 8 5 3 2 9 6 3 2 5 J 10 3
10 9 7 6 10 8 5 4 A 8 Q 7 4

J 4 A Q 7 J 10 7 6 K 8 6 5
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 6N; NS 1; NS 1; NS 6; NS 4;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N 690 4.556 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT S -200 113 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  6NT N 1440 8100 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT N 690 4.556 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT N 690 4.556 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  6 N -500 00 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3NT N 690 4.556 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT N 690 4.556 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT S 690 4.556 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

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Play  3NT N -690 3.544 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT N -690 3.544 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  6 N 500 8100 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3NT S 200 787 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT N -690 3.544 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  6NT N -1440 00 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3NT N -690 3.544 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3NT N -690 3.544 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT S -690 3.544 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

Dlr: S Vul: None
27
7 6 11 16
10 8 J 10 2 K Q 6 5 3 J 9 6
K 6 5 Q 9 6 5 4 J 8 10 5 2
Q J 7 4 3 2 8 7 A 9 A 8 7

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

N-S

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Play  3 E -170 0.56 1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  2 E -140 338 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  1NT S 150 8100 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3 E 100 675 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3 E -170 0.56 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann
Play  2 E 50 563 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  3 E -140 338 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3 N 130 788 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  2 E -140 338 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 170 7.594 1-Larry Wagner-William Bidermann vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3 E 170 7.594 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
1-Serl Zimmerman-Steven Lipson
Play  2 E -50 337 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  2 E 140 562 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3 E 140 562 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  1NT S -150 00 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3 N -130 112 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3 E -100 225 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  2 E 140 562 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte

Dlr: W Vul: N-S
28
5 6 7 22
J 8 4 9 4 2 Q 9 3 Q 8 6 4
7 6 J 10 7 6 J 6 5 4 A 10 2
A 10 9 5 2 Q 10 8 7 J 7 5 3

K Q 3 A K 8 5 3 A K 2 K 9
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 2N; NS 2; NS 3; N 1; NS 1; S 2;

N-S

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Play  3NT S -100 2.531 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 S -100 2.531 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  3NT S 600 6.581 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  4 S -100 2.531 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  4 S -100 2.531 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  3NT S 630 8100 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 S -100 2.531 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT N 600 6.581 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  4 S -100 2.531 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 100 5.569 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  3NT S 100 5.569 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  3NT S -630 00 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 S 100 5.569 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 S 100 5.569 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  3NT S -600 1.519 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT N -600 1.519 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  4 S 100 5.569 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  4 S 100 5.569 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher

Dlr: N Vul: Both
29
9 19 7 5
A 6 3 2 9 5 A 9 4 3 J 10 8
Q J 4 K Q J J 8 6 2 A K Q
8 A 10 6 4 3 K 9 7 6 5 3 2

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

N-S

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Play  4 E -650 675 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  4 E -650 675 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  4 E -650 675 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT W -660 3.544 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  1NT W -150 8100 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4 E -680 113 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  4 E -680 113 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  4 E -680 113 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT W -660 3.544 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W 150 00 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 E 650 225 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 E 680 787 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  4 E 650 225 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  4 E 680 787 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  4 E 650 225 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  4 E 680 787 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT W 660 4.556 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT W 660 4.556 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher

Dlr: E Vul: None
30
6 12 11 11
8 6 5 9 4 2 K 9 K 10 8 7 4
A Q J 7 3 2 K 8 6 3 8 5 Q
Q 7 A 10 7 6 3 2 A J 6 5 2

K 10 9 4 A J 10 5 Q J 4 9 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 1N; EW 1; EW 1; EW 3; EW 1;

N-S

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Play  4 E -130 113 2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse vs.
3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman
Play  2 W -110 338 3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee vs.
5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao
Play  5 W 200 8100 4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt vs.
7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams
Play  3NT W 150 6.581 5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea vs.
9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz
Play  2NT W -120 225 6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell vs.
2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula
Play  4 W 50 4.556 7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang vs.
4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu
Play  3 W 50 4.556 8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher vs.
6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary
Play  3NT W -430 00 9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte vs.
8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura
Play  3NT W 150 6.581 10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher vs.
10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsel

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT W 120 675 2-Jory Segal-Rekha Nirula vs.
6-Jeanine Ardourel-Elizabeth Cowell
Play  4 E 130 787 3-Mansoor Gowani-David Hoffman vs.
2-Louis Martin Jr-Thomas Morse
Play  4 W -50 3.544 4-Arthur Zhou-Michael Hu vs.
7-Edward Barlow-Winston Huang
Play  2 W 110 562 5-Trina Bowman-Fung Bao vs.
3-Ronald Powell-Ida Lee
Play  3 W -50 3.544 6-Sona Bhambhra-Clay Laughary vs.
8-Raghu Agarwal-Larry Lasher
Play  5 W -200 00 7-Richard Williams-Jody Williams vs.
4-Lothar Klatt-Florence Nesenblatt
Play  3NT W 430 8100 8-Devesh Goyal-Josephine Ventura vs.
9-Dan Thatte-Manda Thatte
Play  3NT W -150 1.519 9-David Zheng-Lynn Bartz vs.
5-Betsey Schneider-Harriel Shea
Play  3NT W -150 1.519 10-Frederick Tierney Jr-Christy Hartsell vs.
10-Mindy Foos-Michael Fleisher