Jul 03, 2016 - Sunday 10:30 am

Stratified Fast Pairs Event Summary

Session

13.0 Tables

Players

Leaderboards

 

mps Color A B C Overall Score % Player 1 Player 2 Personal
Scores
3.35 Gold 1 192.00 72.73 Stephen GoldsteinAnaheim, CA William RogersSanta Fe, NM Scores
3.35 Gold 2 173.00 65.53 Mark ItabashiMurrieta, CA Peter GelfandCorralitos, CA Scores
2.35 Gold|Red 3 1 167.50 63.45 Michael MezinSan Diego, CA Elaine ChanLa Jolla, CA Scores
1.68 Red 4 161.50 61.17 Paul DarinSan Diego, CA Marilyn KalabsaRamona, CA Scores
2.35 Red 5 158.00 59.85 Sherman GaoOrange, CA Mariko KakimotoNewport Beach, CA Scores
1.17 Red 6 157.00 59.47 Robert GishEl Monte, CA Cliff GoodrichLong Beach, CA Scores
1.68 Red 7 151.00 57.20 Lowell AndrewsHuntington Bch, CA Shailesh GuptaAliso Viejo, CA Scores
1.17 Red 8 146.00 55.30 J. Jay RollClovis, CA Judy ElbogenMission Viejo, CA Scores
0.67 Red 9 140.50 53.22 Greg HouseSan Diego, CA Cameron CottonChula Vista, CA Scores
0.67 Red 10 139.00 52.65 Rick KerbelMurrieta, CA Jon KingBalboa Island, CA Scores
1.23 Red 11 2 137.50 52.08 Harvinder SidhuScottsdale, AZ John BaragonaTempe, AZ Scores
1.75 Gold 12 3 133.50 50.57 Alex ChenArcadia, CA David Wei ChuanRancho Mirage, CA Scores
0.00 13 129.50 49.05 John LyddonSanta Maria, CA Susan FurchtenichtSanta Maria, CA Scores
0.00 4 127.50 48.30 Brian FieldingLos Angeles, CA Brian RichardsonPacific Plsds, CA Scores
1.23 Gold|Red 5 1 121.00 45.83 Donna NeffSan Francisco, CA John Neff Scores
0.00 6 2 119.50 45.27 Donald ThomasSan Diego, CA Yara BarrettaCelebration, FL Scores
0.00 3 117.00 44.32 Seymour StollBeverly Hills, CA Stephen RothmanBeverly Hills, CA Scores

Recaps

Section M

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
13 Stephen Goldstein William Rogers A 1 - - 1 - - 72.73 192.00 3.35 Gold M - 1 - E/W Scores
9 Sherman Gao Mariko Kakimoto A 5 - - 2 - - 59.85 158.00 2.35 Red M - 9 - E/W Scores
3 Lowell Andrews Shailesh Gupta A 7 - - 3 - - 57.20 151.00 1.68 Red M - 3 - N/S Scores
5 J. Jay Roll Judy Elbogen A 8 - - 4 - - 55.30 146.00 1.17 Red M - 7 - E/W Scores
7 Rick Kerbel Jon King A 10 - - 5 - - 52.65 139.00 0.67 Red M - 13 - E/W Scores
1 Alex Chen David Wei Chuan B 12 3 - - 1 - 50.57 133.50 1.75 Gold M - 1 - N/S Scores
6 Donna Neff John Neff C - 5 1 - 2 1 45.83 121.00 1.23 Gold|Red M - 8 - E/W Scores
8 Donald Thomas Yara Barretta C - 6 2 - - - 45.27 119.50 M - 10 - E/W Scores
2 Seymour Stoll Stephen Rothman C - - 3 - - - 44.32 117.00 M - 2 - N/S Scores
11 Gilbert Stinebaugh William Glass A - - - - - - 44.13 116.50 M - 11 - N/S Scores
10 Joseph Thomas Joyce Nakasaki B - - - - - - 43.75 115.50 M - 10 - N/S Scores
4 Linda Beutel Janice Richter B - - - - - - 39.58 104.50 M - 6 - E/W Scores
12 John Villalobos Paul Nason A - - - - - - 38.83 102.50 M - 12 - N/S 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
3 Mark Itabashi Peter Gelfand A 2 - - 1 - - 65.53 173.00 3.35 Gold M - 5 - E/W Scores
4 Michael Mezin Elaine Chan B 3 1 - 2 1 - 63.45 167.50 2.35 Gold|Red M - 4 - N/S Scores
1 Paul Darin Marilyn Kalabsa A 4 - - 3 - - 61.17 161.50 1.68 Red M - 3 - E/W Scores
13 Robert Gish Cliff Goodrich A 6 - - 4 - - 59.47 157.00 1.17 Red M - 13 - N/S Scores
5 Greg House Cameron Cotton A 9 - - 5 - - 53.22 140.50 0.67 Red M - 5 - N/S Scores
6 Harvinder Sidhu John Baragona B 11 2 - - 2 - 52.08 137.50 1.23 Red M - 6 - N/S Scores
11 John Lyddon Susan Furchtenicht A 13 - - - - - 49.05 129.50 M - 7 - N/S Scores
10 Brian Fielding Brian Richardson B - 4 - - - - 48.30 127.50 M - 12 - E/W Scores
12 George Derevjanik Mary Singer B - - - - - - 45.08 119.00 M - 2 - E/W Scores
9 Amr Elghamry Shiu-Ming Huang A - - - - - - 43.37 114.50 M - 11 - E/W Scores
7 Joan Rubin John Clark A - - - - - - 40.53 107.00 M - 9 - N/S Scores
8 Ravnesh Amar Shari Elias C - - - - - 1 35.42 93.50 1.05 Gold M - 8 - N/S Scores
2 Dianna Hoffman Emely Moeller C - - - - - - 33.33 88.00 M - 4 - E/W Scores

Board Results

Section M

Dlr: N Vul: None
1
15 5 8 12
A 6 4 3 A Q 5 K 4 2 Q 8 7
K 5 J 10 9 7 4 10 5 3 J 4 3
J 9 8 7 K 3 J 8 7 K 10 9 2

Q 10 2 8 6 2 A Q 9 6 A 6 5
Deep Finesse Analysis:
N 4N; N 4; NS 2; NS 4; NS 2; S 3N; S 3;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N 400 8.577 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3NT N -100 00 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3NT N 400 8.577 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT N 400 8.577 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3NT N 400 8.577 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3NT N -50 3.532 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  3NT N 430 11100 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -400 2.523 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3NT N -400 2.523 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3NT N 100 11100 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  3NT N -400 2.523 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3NT N -400 2.523 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3NT N -430 00 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3NT N 50 7.568 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
2
7 5 15 13
K 9 6 J 4 3 K 8 3 8 7 5 3
Q J 10 7 3 8 7 5 7 6 5 Q 2
8 K 9 6 A Q J 10 9 A J 10 6

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -130 2.523 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 E 50 982 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  2 E -130 2.523 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 E -90 764 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  2 S 90 1091 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 E -150 0.55 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  2 N 110 11100 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  2 E -110 4.541 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 E -90 764 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2 E -110 4.541 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  2 E -150 0.55 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  1NT E -90 764 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E 130 8.577 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 N -110 00 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 E 110 6.559 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 E -50 218 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 E 90 436 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  2 E 130 8.577 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  2 E 110 6.559 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 E 90 436 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  2 E 150 10.595 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  2 S -90 19 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  1NT E 90 436 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  2 E 150 10.595 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King

Dlr: S Vul: E-W
3
3 15 18 4
J 3 2 10 7 4 3 Q 9 8 4 3 2
Q 4 Q J 9 6 2 A K Q J 9 6
A K 10 8 K K J 10 7 A 10 7 2

9 7 6 5 A 8 5 6 5 8 5 4 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 6N; E 4; E 4; EW 3; EW 6; W 5; W 5;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 W -1370 5.550 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  6NT E -1440 218 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  6NT W -1440 218 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3NT E -690 982 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  6NT E -1440 218 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4NT E -690 982 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  3NT E -690 982 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  6NT E -1440 218 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  6 W -1370 5.550 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  6NT E -1440 218 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3NT E -690 982 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT E -690 982 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E 690 218 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  6NT E 1440 982 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  6NT E 1440 982 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  6 W 1370 5.550 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  6NT W 1440 982 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  6NT E 1440 982 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  3NT E 690 218 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3NT E 690 218 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  6NT E 1440 982 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3NT E 690 218 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4NT E 690 218 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  6 W 1370 5.550 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 100 546 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  2 W 200 8.577 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  5x N -1100 00 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3NT E 500 11100 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 W 400 1091 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  3 N 110 6.559 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  5x N -500 2.523 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3x W -670 19 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 N 110 6.559 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  5x N -200 436 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  5x N -500 2.523 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT E 200 8.577 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5x N 500 8.577 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 W -200 2.523 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3x W 670 1091 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 N -110 4.541 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  5x N 1100 11100 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  5x N 200 764 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  3NT E -500 00 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  5x N 500 8.577 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3 W -400 19 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3NT E -200 2.523 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3 N -110 4.541 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3 W -100 654 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
5
8 6 12 14
10 9 6 K 7 6 5 4 K 8 Q 7 2
Q 5 4 2 9 8 3 A 9 6 4 2 4
A J 7 J 2 Q 10 K J 9 6 5 3

K 8 3 A Q 10 J 7 5 3 A 10 8
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 3N; N 1; NS 3; N 1; N 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N 140 764 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  1NT E -150 00 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 E 100 436 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  2 S 140 764 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3 E 150 9.586 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  2NT S 120 546 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  1NT E -120 19 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  2 N 170 11100 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  2 N 140 764 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 E 50 2.523 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2 W 50 2.523 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 E 150 9.586 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT E 150 11100 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  2 N -170 00 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2 E -100 764 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 N -140 436 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  2 E -50 8.577 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 S -140 436 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  2 W -50 8.577 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3 E -150 1.514 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3 E -150 1.514 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  2NT S -120 654 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 N -140 436 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  1NT E 120 1091 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
6
8 3 12 17
8 4 3 10 6 J 10 9 7 2 A K 8
Q 10 9 7 2 9 3 6 4 J 10 7 3
6 5 A K J 8 7 4 Q 3 Q 6 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S 460 1091 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 E 100 00 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  1NT S 210 4.541 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  1NT S 210 4.541 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3 N 110 1.514 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT S 430 764 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 E 200 327 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3NT S 460 1091 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3 N 110 1.514 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3NT S 430 764 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3NT S 460 1091 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3NT N 430 764 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -100 11100 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3NT S -460 19 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  1NT S -210 6.559 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  3 N -110 9.586 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3NT S -430 436 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  1NT S -210 6.559 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3NT S -460 19 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3 N -110 9.586 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3NT N -430 436 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3NT S -430 436 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3NT S -460 19 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 E -200 873 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 170 764 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  4 E -620 19 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3 S 200 1091 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3 N 170 764 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 E -170 218 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  4 W 200 1091 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 W 100 546 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  4x E -790 00 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 W -140 3.532 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 E -140 3.532 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  2 S 170 764 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  4x W 200 1091 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4x E 790 11100 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 S -200 19 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 W 140 7.568 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3 N -170 436 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3 E 140 7.568 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 S -170 436 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  2 E 170 982 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  4x W -200 19 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4 W -200 19 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3 S -170 436 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  4 W -100 654 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 E 620 1091 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N 450 8.577 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  4 S 420 218 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  4 S 450 8.577 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  4 N 420 218 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  4 S 420 218 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  4 N 450 8.577 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 N 420 218 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  4 N 450 8.577 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  4 S 420 218 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 N 450 8.577 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3NT S 430 546 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  5 N 450 8.577 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N -450 2.523 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  4 S -450 2.523 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  4 S -420 982 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  4 N -420 982 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  4 N -450 2.523 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  3NT S -430 654 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  4 S -420 982 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  5 N -450 2.523 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4 N -450 2.523 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  4 N -450 2.523 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  4 N -420 982 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 S -420 982 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman

Dlr: N Vul: E-W
9
1 12 14 13
4 3 2 3 10 9 8 4 J 10 7 5 4
J 5 K Q 10 9 7 A Q 7 3 8 3
K Q 10 6 A 8 6 2 6 K Q 6 2

A 9 8 7 J 5 4 K J 5 2 A 9
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 4N; EW 3; EW 5; E 2; EW 2; W 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -650 546 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 W -650 546 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  4 W -650 546 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  4 W -650 546 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 W -650 546 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3NT W -630 11100 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  4 W -650 546 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  4 W -650 546 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  4 W -650 546 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  4 W -650 546 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  4 W -650 546 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  4 E -650 546 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 650 654 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  4 W 650 654 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  4 W 650 654 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  4 W 650 654 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  4 W 650 654 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 W 650 654 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  4 E 650 654 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3NT W 630 00 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  4 W 650 654 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  4 W 650 654 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 W 650 654 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 W 650 654 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W -90 6.559 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  2 W 100 1091 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 E -110 436 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  1NT E -90 6.559 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  1NT W -150 19 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  1NT W 100 1091 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  1 E -170 00 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  1NT W -120 2.523 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  2 E 100 1091 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  1NT W -90 6.559 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  1NT W -120 2.523 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  1NT W -90 6.559 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E 110 764 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 E -100 19 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  1NT E 90 4.541 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  1NT W 90 4.541 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  1NT W 150 1091 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  1NT W 120 8.577 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  1NT W 90 4.541 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  1NT W -100 19 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  1NT W 90 4.541 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  1 E 170 11100 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 W -100 19 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  1NT W 120 8.577 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W -140 19 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  4 W 100 10.596 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  3 W -140 19 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3 W 50 6.559 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  4 W 50 6.559 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  4 E 50 6.559 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3 W 100 10.596 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 W 50 6.559 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  3 N -50 327 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 W -140 19 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 W 50 6.559 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  4 W 50 6.559 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N 50 873 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3 W -50 4.541 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3 W 140 1091 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  4 W -50 4.541 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 W -50 4.541 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  4 E -50 4.541 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  4 W -50 4.541 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3 W 140 1091 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3 W -100 0.54 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 W -100 0.54 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 W -50 4.541 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 W 140 1091 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 100 10.596 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3 E -140 3.532 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  3 E -140 3.532 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3 E -140 3.532 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  2 E -140 3.532 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3 E -140 3.532 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3 E -140 3.532 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 E 100 10.596 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  3 E -140 3.532 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 E -140 3.532 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 E 50 8.577 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  4 E 50 8.577 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 140 7.568 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3 E 140 7.568 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3 E 140 7.568 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 E 140 7.568 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 E -50 2.523 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3 E 140 7.568 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  4 E -50 2.523 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4 E -100 0.54 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3 E 140 7.568 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  3 E 140 7.568 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 E -100 0.54 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 E 140 7.568 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta

Dlr: N Vul: Both
13
4 10 12 14
A 7 4 8 7 4 3 2 10 5 9 7 6
K 10 6 5 3 K J 5 9 4 3 2 K
Q J 8 A 10 Q 8 7 Q J 5 3 2

9 2 Q 9 6 A K J 6 A 10 8 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1; NS 1; EW 2N; EW 2; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E 100 1091 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 W 100 1091 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  2 W -140 327 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 W -110 5.550 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 W -110 5.550 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  2 W -170 19 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  1NT E -90 7.568 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 S -200 00 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 W -140 327 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  1NT E -90 7.568 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  2 W -140 327 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3 W 100 1091 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 110 5.550 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  1NT E 90 3.532 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 W 110 5.550 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  2 W 140 873 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  2 W 170 1091 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3 W -100 19 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  1NT E 90 3.532 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 E -100 19 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3 W -100 19 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  2 S 200 11100 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2 W 140 873 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 W 140 873 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 140 11100 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 N -50 546 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 N -50 546 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 S -50 546 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  4 E -130 00 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 S -50 546 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3 N -50 546 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 S 110 1091 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 S -50 546 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3 S -50 546 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3NT N -50 546 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 S -50 546 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 50 654 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3 S 50 654 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  4 E 130 11100 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3NT N 50 654 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  4 S 50 654 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  2 S 50 654 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3 N 50 654 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 S -140 00 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3 N 50 654 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  2 S -110 19 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  4 N 50 654 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 S 50 654 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki

Dlr: S Vul: N-S
15
11 4 18 7
J Q 8 7 5 Q 9 8 6 4 A Q 4
9 4 3 A 3 2 7 3 10 9 7 6 5
K Q 10 K 10 9 A K 10 K 8 3 2

A 8 7 6 5 2 J 6 4 J 5 2 J
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1; E 3N; EW 1; EW 1; EW 3; W 1N;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 110 11100 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3NT E -400 00 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT E 50 8.577 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 S -200 19 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  2NT E 50 8.577 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  1NT E -120 5.550 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  1NT E -180 218 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2 N -100 764 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 E -130 436 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2NT E -150 327 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2NT E -120 5.550 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  3NT E 100 1091 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT E 150 873 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2NT E -50 2.523 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  2NT E 120 5.550 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  1NT E 120 5.550 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3NT E -100 19 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  1NT E 180 982 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 S -110 00 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 N 100 436 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  3NT E 400 11100 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3NT E -50 2.523 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  3 E 130 764 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  2 S 200 1091 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter

Dlr: W Vul: E-W
16
4 15 14 7
8 4 3 7 4 Q J 9 3 J 6 5 4
K Q J 5 A Q 8 6 3 8 K 10 8
A 9 7 2 10 2 A 10 7 2 A Q 9

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 E -1460 19 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  4 E -710 546 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  4 E -710 546 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  4 W -680 873 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  4 W -680 873 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  6 E -1430 327 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  6 W 100 11100 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  4 W -650 1091 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  5 E -680 873 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  6 E -1460 19 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  4 E -710 546 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  6 E -1460 19 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 E 1460 1091 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  4 W 680 327 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 E 710 654 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  6 E 1430 873 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  6 E 1460 1091 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  6 W -100 00 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  6 E 1460 1091 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  4 W 650 19 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 E 710 654 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 E 710 654 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  5 E 680 327 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  4 W 680 327 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter

Dlr: N Vul: None
17
8 10 14 8
Q 7 6 J 5 4 2 A J 7 5 3 2
K 10 4 3 A 8 3 J 9 8 6 Q 8
5 Q 10 6 K Q 10 7 3 A K 9 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E -150 4.541 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3 S -150 4.541 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  2 E -150 4.541 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 E -150 4.541 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 S -100 1091 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 E -150 4.541 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 E -150 4.541 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3 E -130 982 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3 E -150 4.541 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3NT W 100 11100 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3x S -300 00 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3 E -150 4.541 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 100 19 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3x S 300 11100 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  2 E 150 6.559 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3 E 150 6.559 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4 E 150 6.559 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3 E 150 6.559 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  3 E 130 218 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  3 S 150 6.559 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3 E 150 6.559 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2 E 150 6.559 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  4 E 150 6.559 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3NT W -100 00 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
18
9 14 9 8
J 4 3 8 7 3 K 9 8 7 K Q 2
Q 5 A K Q J 9 4 Q 10 6 5 7
10 7 2 10 2 A J 4 A 10 6 4 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -420 218 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2 W -170 7.568 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 W -170 7.568 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  2 W -200 436 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2 W -170 7.568 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 W -170 7.568 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 W -420 218 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  2 W -170 7.568 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3NT E 50 11100 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  4 W -420 218 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3x W -630 00 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  3 E -170 7.568 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 170 3.532 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  3x W 630 11100 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  2 W 170 3.532 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3 E 170 3.532 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  4 W 420 982 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  4 W 420 982 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 W 170 3.532 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 W 170 3.532 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3NT E -50 00 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 W 170 3.532 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 W 200 764 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  4 W 420 982 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT S 150 546 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3NT N 430 9.586 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2NT N 150 546 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  1 S 140 218 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2NT N 150 546 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3NT N 400 873 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  2NT N 150 546 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3NT N 430 9.586 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2NT N 150 546 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3NT S -50 00 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  PASS 19 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3x E 1100 11100 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
PASS 1091 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
3NT N -400 327 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
3x E -1100 00 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
2NT N -150 654 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
2NT S -150 654 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
3NT N -430 1.514 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
3NT N -430 1.514 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
2NT N -150 654 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
2NT N -150 654 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
3NT S 50 11100 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
1 S -140 982 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
2NT N -150 654 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen

Dlr: W Vul: Both
20
18 15 2 5
A K A Q 10 7 J 9 7 4 A 10 9
Q 6 5 K 9 6 4 A K 3 2 K 5
8 4 2 5 10 8 6 5 Q 8 7 6 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1NT W 100 1.514 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  1NTx W 200 982 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 S 140 5.550 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  2 S 140 5.550 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 N 140 5.550 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  1 S 140 5.550 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  1NT W 100 1.514 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 W 100 1.514 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  4 S 620 11100 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  1NT W 100 1.514 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  2 N 170 873 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 E 300 1091 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -170 327 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  1 S -140 5.550 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  3 E -300 19 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  1NT W -100 9.586 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  1NT W -100 9.586 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 W -100 9.586 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  1NTx W -200 218 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 S -620 00 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2 S -140 5.550 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  1NT W -100 9.586 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  2 S -140 5.550 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  2 N -140 5.550 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
21
13 14 3 10
K 10 2 A K 10 3 K 9 6 9 7 4
A J 6 4 J 9 4 A 3 A 10 5 3
9 8 7 8 6 2 J 10 7 2 Q 8 6

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 110 327 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2 E 100 218 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2NT N 150 9.586 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  1NT S 120 5.550 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  2 E 150 9.586 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  2NT N -100 0.55 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 N -100 0.55 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  1NT S 120 5.550 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  1NT N 150 9.586 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  1NT S 120 5.550 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  1NT S 120 5.550 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  1NT N 150 9.586 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT N 100 10.595 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  1NT N -150 1.514 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  3 N 100 10.595 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 S -110 873 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  1NT S -120 5.550 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 E -100 982 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  1NT N -150 1.514 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2NT N -150 1.514 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  1NT S -120 5.550 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  1NT S -120 5.550 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  1NT S -120 5.550 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  2 E -150 1.514 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
22
15 5 12 8
K 2 A 9 2 A K 7 2 J 10 9 3
Q 7 4 3 Q J 8 6 4 3 8 6 4
A J 6 5 K 10 Q 10 3 Q 7 6 5

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -140 19 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  2NT N 120 873 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  2 S 110 764 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  2 S 90 655 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  3 N 130 982 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  3 S -50 546 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  2 W -140 19 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  2 E -110 3.532 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  1NT N 150 1091 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 E -110 3.532 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  2 E -140 19 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  1NT E 300 11100 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 50 654 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff
Play  1NT E -300 00 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers
Play  2 W 140 1091 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  2 E 140 1091 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  2 E 110 7.568 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2NT N -120 327 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  1NT N -150 19 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  2 S -110 436 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  2 E 110 7.568 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  2 S -90 545 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  2 E 140 1091 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  3 N -130 218 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen

Dlr: S Vul: Both
23
16 3 8 13
A J 3 4 A K J 9 5 3 Q J 6
K 9 7 2 9 8 3 2 10 7 6 4 10
Q 10 8 6 J 7 Q 8 K 8 7 5 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S 690 6.559 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  3NT N 660 4.541 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  4 S 710 8.577 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  3NT N 630 218 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  6NT N -200 00 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  3NT N 690 6.559 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  3NT N 720 10.596 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  6NT N -100 19 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3NT N 660 4.541 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  4 S 710 8.577 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3NT N 720 10.596 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 S 650 327 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -720 0.54 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3NT S -690 4.541 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  6NT N 100 1091 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  3NT N -660 6.559 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3NT N -660 6.559 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  4 S -710 2.523 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  4 S -710 2.523 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3NT N -630 982 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  3NT N -720 0.54 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  6NT N 200 11100 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 S -650 873 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3NT N -690 4.541 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff

Dlr: W Vul: None
24
6 12 13 9
10 6 7 5 2 Q J 7 6 K 9 8 2
K J 10 8 6 4 K 9 8 3 A J 3
A J 9 5 4 A 9 A 5 10 6 5 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E -490 00 1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 W -480 327 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  4 W -420 1091 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  4 W -480 327 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  4 W -450 873 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  3 W -230 11100 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich
Play  4 W -450 873 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller
Play  4 W -480 327 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  4 W -450 873 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3NT E -460 655 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  4 W -480 327 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  4 W -480 327 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 450 327 2-Dianna Hoffman-Emely Moeller vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3NT E 490 11100 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
1-Alex Chen-David Wei Chuan
Play  4 W 480 873 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  4 W 480 873 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  4 W 450 327 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  4 W 420 19 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  3NT E 460 545 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  4 W 480 873 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  4 W 480 873 10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass
Play  4 W 450 327 11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht vs.
5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen
Play  4 W 480 873 12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer vs.
12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason
Play  3 W 230 00 13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich vs.
6-Donna Neff-John Neff

Dlr: N Vul: E-W
25
10 6 14 10
10 9 7 A 10 8 6 4 K K 8 4 3
Q 5 3 9 7 2 J 7 6 5 Q J 6
J 8 6 4 2 K 3 A Q 4 3 A 7

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E -140 436 2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman vs.
4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan
Play  3 N -50 873 3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta vs.
6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona
Play  3 E 100 982 4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter vs.
8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias
Play  3 E -140 436 5-J. Jay Roll-Judy Elbogen vs.
10-Brian Fielding-Brian Richardson
Play  1NT W -180 00 6-Donna Neff-John Neff vs.
12-George Derevjanik-Mary Singer
Play  3 E -140 436 7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King vs.
1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa
Play  3 E -170 19 8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta vs.
3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 N 140 11100 9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto vs.
5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton
Play  3 E -140 436 10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki vs.
7-Joan Rubin-John Clark
Play  2 E -110 764 11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass vs.
9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang
Play  3 E -140 436 12-John Villalobos-Paul Nason vs.
11-John Lyddon-Susan Furchtenicht
Play  2 N 110 1091 13-Stephen Goldstein-William Rogers vs.
13-Robert Gish-Cliff Goodrich

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 140 764 1-Paul Darin-Marilyn Kalabsa vs.
7-Rick Kerbel-Jon King
Play  3 E 170 1091 3-Mark Itabashi-Peter Gelfand vs.
8-Donald Thomas-Yara Barretta
Play  2 E 140 764 4-Michael Mezin-Elaine Chan vs.
2-Seymour Stoll-Stephen Rothman
Play  3 N -140 00 5-Greg House-Cameron Cotton vs.
9-Sherman Gao-Mariko Kakimoto
Play  3 N 50 327 6-Harvinder Sidhu-John Baragona vs.
3-Lowell Andrews-Shailesh Gupta
Play  3 E 140 764 7-Joan Rubin-John Clark vs.
10-Joseph Thomas-Joyce Nakasaki
Play  3 E -100 218 8-Ravnesh Amar-Shari Elias vs.
4-Linda Beutel-Janice Richter
Play  2 E 110 436 9-Amr Elghamry-Shiu-Ming Huang vs.
11-Gilbert Stinebaugh-William Glass