Dec 01, 2015 - Tuesday

Kaplan Blue Ribbon Pairs Event Summary

Session

140.0 Tables

Players

Leaderboards

 

mps Color A Overall Score Player 1 Player 2 Personal
Scores
20.04 Platinum 1 2511.94 Jian Wei LiGuangdong, China Boang Xiang ZhangGuangdong, China Scores

Recaps

Section G

NS

Pair Player 1 Player 2 Flt Qual Overall Section Session
Score
% Carry
Over
Adjust Overall
Score
mps Color Next
Session
Personal
Scores
A A
5 Eric Rodwell Jeff Meckstroth A Q - - - 2 - - 1100.81 61.36 1030.83 2131.64 11.25 Platinum Scores
12 Drew Becker Sheldon Natenberg A Q - - - 14 - - 1000.61 55.78 982.48 1983.09 3.01 Platinum Scores
7 Erik Berg Steffen Simonsen A Q - - - - - - 894.12 49.84 1063.66 1957.78 3.07 Platinum Scores
4 Sathya Bettadapura B Wayne Stuart III A Q - - - - - - 956.87 53.34 963.98 1920.85 Scores
14 Martin de Bruin Steven Price A Q - - - 9 - - 1027.77 57.29 887.83 1915.60 2.23 Platinum Scores
10 Elizabeth Smith Andre Chartrand A Q - - - - - - 958.01 53.40 882.90 1840.91 Scores
13 Jeff Hand Eric Leong A Q - - - - - - 880.78 49.10 936.14 1816.92 Scores
9 Thomas Bessis Frederic Volcker A Q - - - - - - 881.79 49.15 933.40 1815.19 Scores
6 Christopher Pisarra Mike Bandler A Q - - - - - - 949.60 52.93 846.60 1796.20 Scores
1 Robin Taylor Mickie Kivel A - - - - - - 801.22 44.66 952.50 1753.72 1.16 Platinum Scores
2 Joan Cremin Ulf Nilsson A - - - - - - 818.42 45.62 926.51 1744.93 Scores
8 Marcia Dean Robert Dean A - - - - - - 767.81 42.80 776.66 1544.47 Scores
11 Aaron Jones Sylvia Shi A - - - - - - 707.28 39.42 809.87 -17.25 1517.15 Scores
3 Anam Tebha Steve Zolotow A - - - - - - 602.29 33.57 754.00 1356.29 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 A
7 Jian Wei Li Boang Xiang Zhang A Q 1 - - 1 - - 1313.60 73.22 1198.34 2511.94 20.04 Platinum Scores
5 Martin Fleisher Chip Martel A Q - - - 13 - - 992.99 55.35 1172.95 2165.94 6.35 Platinum Scores
13 Jonathan Steinberg Alex Hudson A Q - - - - - - 957.32 53.36 1070.43 2027.75 3.07 Platinum Scores
9 Cornelis Van Prooijen Mikael Rimstedt A Q - - - 7 - - 1045.69 58.29 980.24 2025.93 4.14 Platinum Scores
8 Eugene Kales Ellen Cherniavsky A Q - - - 12 - - 995.20 55.47 974.10 1969.30 3.14 Platinum Scores
11 Adam Grossack Lewis Gamerman A Q - - - - - - 844.40 47.07 1063.23 1907.63 2.71 Platinum Scores
1 Richard Popper Richard Meffley A Q - - - - - - 878.31 48.96 958.00 1836.31 1.20 Platinum Scores
3 Robert Cappelli Robert Bitterman A Q - - - 9 - - 1034.80 57.68 736.51 1771.31 2.23 Platinum Scores
6 Randolph Johnson Jeffrey Lehman A - - - - - - 809.99 45.15 937.34 1747.33 Scores
2 Marshall Lewis Lee De Simone A - - - - - - 910.94 50.78 810.14 1721.08 Scores
10 Richard Chan Jianfeng Luo A - - - - - - 805.19 44.88 867.43 1672.62 Scores
4 Richard Bender Jon Nance A - - - - - - 795.21 44.33 764.71 1559.92 Scores
14 Jack Lacy Rebecca Parmentier A - - - - - - 666.23 37.14 806.41 1472.64 Scores
12 David Johnson Neeta Mone A - - - - - - 701.50 39.10 649.63 1351.13 Scores

Board Results

Section G

Dlr: N Vul: None
1
5 21 5 9
3 Q 9 8 5 10 8 6 4 Q J 9 5
A K 6 5 K J 7 6 3 A Q 9 A
J 10 9 8 4 A 10 4 2 3 8 4 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -420 4667 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  4 E -480 2841 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  4x N -300 51.575 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  5x S -500 1826 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  4 E -420 4667 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  5x S -300 51.575 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  5x N -500 1826 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  5x S -300 51.575 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  6 E 50 61.589 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  6 E -980 710 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  6 W -980 710 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  6 E 50 61.589 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  6 W -980 710 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 420 2333 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  5x S 300 17.525 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  4 E 480 4159 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  6 E -50 7.511 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  4x N 300 17.525 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  6 E 980 6290 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5x S 500 5174 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  6 W 980 6290 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  4 E 420 2333 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  6 E -50 7.511 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  5x S 300 17.525 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  6 W 980 6290 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  5x N 500 5174 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W -400 9.514 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  4x N -200 1928 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  3 N 140 43.563 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  4 W 150 48.570 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3 E 50 2435 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  4 W 150 48.570 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3 W 100 34.550 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3NT W -400 9.514 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  3NT W -400 9.514 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  3NT W -400 9.514 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3 W 100 34.550 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  3NT W -400 9.514 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  3 W 100 34.550 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 400 59.586 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  3NT W 400 59.586 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  4x N 200 5072 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3NT W 400 59.586 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  3 N -140 25.537 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3NT W 400 59.586 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 W -150 20.530 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  3 W -100 34.550 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  3 E -50 4565 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3NT W 400 59.586 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  4 W -150 20.530 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3 W -100 34.550 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3 W -100 34.550 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 W -1460 5884 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  6NT E -1470 44.565 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  7NT E -2220 15.523 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  7 W -2210 36.553 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  7NT E -2220 15.523 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  7NT W -2220 15.523 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  7 W -2210 36.553 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  7x N -2000 4261 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  6 W -1460 5884 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  6 W -1460 5884 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  7NT E -2220 15.523 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  7NT E -2220 15.523 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  6 W -1460 5884 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  7x N 2000 2739 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  6NT E 1470 24.535 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  6 W 1460 1116 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  7NT E 2220 53.577 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  6 W 1460 1116 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  7 W 2210 32.547 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  7NT E 2220 53.577 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  7NT E 2220 53.577 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  7NT E 2220 53.577 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  7NT W 2220 53.577 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  6 W 1460 1116 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  7 W 2210 32.547 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  6 W 1460 1116 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel

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

K 6 Q J 9 3 A K 7 2 10 8 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1N; N 2; NS 2; NS 2; S 3; EW 1

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 100 3551 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  2 W 100 3551 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  2x W 500 6493 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2NT N -100 710 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  1NT N 90 1928 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  2x W 200 57.583 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  1NT E 300 6290 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  2 W 100 3551 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  2 N 90 1928 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  3 N -100 710 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  2 W 100 3551 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  2 W 100 3551 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  2NT S 120 4870 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W -100 3449 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  2 W -100 3449 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  2 N -90 5072 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  2x W -500 57 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3 N 100 6290 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2NT N 100 6290 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  2 W -100 3449 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  1NT N -90 5072 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  2 W -100 3449 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  2x W -200 11.517 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  2NT S -120 2130 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  1NT E -300 710 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  2 W -100 3449 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E -460 913 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3NT W -400 55.580 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3NT E -460 913 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  3NT E -400 55.580 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  3NT E -430 3246 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3NT E -430 3246 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  3NT W -430 3246 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3NT E -400 55.580 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3NT E -400 55.580 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3NT E -460 913 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  3NT E -430 3246 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3NT E -400 55.580 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  3NT E -430 3246 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 400 13.520 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  3NT E 400 13.520 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  3NT E 460 6087 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3NT E 460 6087 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3NT E 400 13.520 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  3NT E 430 3754 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  3NT E 430 3754 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3NT E 400 13.520 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  3NT E 430 3754 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3NT E 430 3754 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3NT W 430 3754 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  3NT E 460 6087 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  3NT E 400 13.520 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
6
12 12 15 1
Q 7 A K 9 8 5 3 2 K 3 8 5
K J 9 8 3 2 6 4 A Q 7 Q 10
A 10 4 Q J 6 2 A K J 9 6 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W -650 35.551 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  6 W 100 6188 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  4 W -650 35.551 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 W -680 913 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  4 E -650 35.551 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  6 W 100 6188 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  4 W -680 913 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  4 W -680 913 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  4 W -680 913 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  6 W 100 6188 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  7x N -1100 11 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  4 W -680 913 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  6 W 100 6188 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 W -100 812 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  4 W 680 6087 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  4 W 650 33.549 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  6 W -100 812 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 W 680 6087 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  7x N 1100 6899 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  4 E 650 33.549 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  4 W 680 6087 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  6 W -100 812 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  6 W -100 812 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  4 W 680 6087 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  4 W 650 33.549 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  4 W 680 6087 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 200 6899 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  2 N 140 6797 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3NT E -600 11 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  2 N -100 5681 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  1NT E -150 29.543 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3 W 100 6391 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  1NT E -150 29.543 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  1NT E -150 29.543 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 W -110 47.569 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  1NT E -90 60.588 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  2 N -100 5681 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  2 N -300 913 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  1NT E -150 29.543 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 110 21.531 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  3NT E 600 6899 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  1NT E 90 8.512 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2 N 100 1319 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  2 N 100 1319 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  1NT E 150 39.557 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  2 N 300 6087 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  3 W -100 69 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  1NT E 150 39.557 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  1NT E 150 39.557 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  3 E -200 11 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  1NT E 150 39.557 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  2 N -140 23 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson

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

10 7 Q 10 9 8 4 Q 10 8 4 6 4
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 5; NS 3; NS 4; E 1; W 1N; W 2

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 150 59.586 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  4 W 100 4261 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  4 W -420 00 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3 E -140 4.57 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  4 E 50 18.527 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  4x W 100 4261 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  4 W 150 59.586 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  4 S 450 6696 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 W -170 11 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  4 W 100 4261 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 W 100 4261 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  4 W 50 18.527 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  4 W 100 4261 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 170 6899 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  4 W 420 69100 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  4 W -100 2739 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 E 140 64.593 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  4 W -100 2739 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  4 E -50 50.573 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  4 W -50 50.573 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  4x W -100 2739 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  4 W -100 2739 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  4 W -150 9.514 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  4 W -150 9.514 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  4 S -450 34 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  4 W -100 2739 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6x E 200 6594 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  4 E -650 2942 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  5x S -800 913 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  5x E -850 46 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  5x N -500 41.560 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  4x W -1190 11 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  6 E 100 59.586 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  5 E 100 59.586 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  2 N -150 50.573 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  5x S -500 41.560 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  5 E -650 2942 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  6x E -1660 00 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  6 E 100 59.586 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5x S 800 6087 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  5x S 500 27.540 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5x E 850 6594 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  5 E 650 4058 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  5x N 500 27.540 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  6x E 1660 69100 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  4x W 1190 6899 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  6 E -100 9.514 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  6 E -100 9.514 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  6x E -200 46 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  5 E -100 9.514 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  4 E 650 4058 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  2 N 150 18.527 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W 200 4667 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  3x N -200 4.57 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 W 100 21.531 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3 E 200 4667 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 W 200 4667 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2 N 110 3145 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3 W -110 11.517 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  2 N 110 3145 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3NT W 200 4667 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3x N -200 4.57 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3NTx E 500 6493 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  3 S -400 11 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3 W 100 21.531 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 W -100 47.569 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3x N 200 64.593 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 E -200 2333 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3NTx E -500 57 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  4 W -200 2333 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  3 S 400 6899 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  2 N -110 3855 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3 W -100 47.569 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3 W 110 57.583 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  3 W -200 2333 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  2 N -110 3855 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  3x N 200 64.593 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  3NT W -200 2333 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  1 W -110 4058 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  2 W -140 19.528 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  2 E -140 19.528 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3 E -140 19.528 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  1NT S -50 56.582 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  1NT S 90 6696 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  2 W -140 19.528 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  3 W -140 19.528 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  1NT S -50 56.582 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  2 W -140 19.528 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  1 W -140 19.528 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  1 W -110 4058 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  1NT N 120 6899 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 W 140 49.572 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 E 140 49.572 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  1 W 140 49.572 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  1NT S 50 12.518 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  1 W 110 2942 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  1NT S -90 34 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  1NT N -120 11 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  2 W 140 49.572 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  1 W 110 2942 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  3 W 140 49.572 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  2 W 140 49.572 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  1NT S 50 12.518 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  2 E 140 49.572 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  7x N -200 4.57 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  6 N -100 1420 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  6 S -100 1420 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  7x N -500 11 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  6 N 1370 62.591 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  5 N 620 5073 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  6 S -200 4.57 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  6 N 1370 62.591 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  6x W 500 4768 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  6 N 1370 62.591 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  6 N -100 1420 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  5 W 50 2232 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  6 N -100 1420 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 N -1370 6.59 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  7x N 500 6899 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  6 N 100 5580 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  6 N -1370 6.59 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  5 W -50 4768 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  5 N -620 1927 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  6 N 100 5580 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  6 S 200 64.593 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  7x N 200 64.593 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  6 N -1370 6.59 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  6 N 100 5580 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  6x W -500 2232 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  6 S 100 5580 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E -150 3855 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  5x E -750 1.52 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  5 E -600 13.520 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  4 W -150 3855 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  2 N 100 5986 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 W -150 3855 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  5 E -600 13.520 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  4 E -150 3855 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  4 E -150 3855 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3 N 140 62.591 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3 N -100 5681 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  4 E -150 3855 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  3 E -150 3855 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 150 3145 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3 N 100 1319 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  2 N -100 1014 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  4 E 150 3145 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  4 W 150 3145 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3 E 150 3145 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  5 E 600 55.580 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  4 E 150 3145 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  4 E 150 3145 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  5x E 750 67.598 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  4 E 150 3145 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  5 E 600 55.580 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3 N -140 6.59 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi

Dlr: E Vul: None
14
8 13 6 13
7 6 5 3 A 6 3 Q 7 Q 8 7 4
J 8 2 Q 9 K 10 3 2 A K 9 2
10 9 4 K J 7 4 2 J 6 5 J 10

A K Q 10 8 5 A 9 8 4 6 5 3
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 1N; NS 1; NS 1; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -100 2.54 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  1NT S 90 2841 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  1NT N -50 1217 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  2 N -50 1217 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  2 N -50 1217 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  1NT S 120 5478 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  1NT S 120 5478 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  1NT S 90 2841 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  1NT S 90 2841 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  2 N -50 1217 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  1NT S 120 5478 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  1NT S 120 5478 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  1NT S 90 2841 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N 50 5783 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  1NT S -120 1522 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  2 N 50 5783 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  1NT S -120 1522 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  1NT S -120 1522 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  1NT S -90 4159 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  1NT S -120 1522 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  2 N 100 66.596 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  1NT S -90 4159 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  1NT S -90 4159 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  1NT S -90 4159 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  1NT N 50 5783 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  2 N 50 5783 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi

Dlr: S Vul: N-S
15
3 18 5 14
J 9 8 7 5 3 4 Q 8 3 2 8 4
Q 6 A 3 A K J 10 7 K J 9 3
K 10 Q 9 8 7 5 6 4 10 7 6 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E 50 33.549 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  1NT W -120 1217 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  2 S 110 55.580 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  4 S 620 6797 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3 E 100 4768 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  4 E -130 10.515 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  2 S 140 5986 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  1NT W -150 8.512 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3NT E 100 4768 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  3 S -100 23.534 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 S 140 5986 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3 N -200 5.58 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  3NT E 200 6594 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S -140 1014 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  3 E -100 2232 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  3 N 200 63.592 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  4 E 130 58.585 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3NT E -200 46 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  2 S -140 1014 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3NT E -50 35.551 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  1NT W 150 60.588 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  1NT W 120 5783 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  3NT E -100 2232 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  2 S -110 13.520 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3 S 100 45.566 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 S -620 23 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II

Dlr: W Vul: E-W
16
11 12 9 8
9 4 K 5 4 3 A K J 9 8 6 7
A K Q 10 8 6 5 3 2 8 2 K 4
7 A Q 9 7 6 7 5 Q J 10 8 5

J J 10 Q 10 4 3 2 A 9 6 3 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
NS 4; EW 5; EW 3; EW 2;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4x W -1190 1217 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  6 W -1430 69 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  6x W -1660 00 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  5 W -680 2638 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  5x S -100 6188 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  6x N -300 5681 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  5x N -100 6188 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  5 W -680 2638 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  5 W -650 4159 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  6 W -1430 69 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  4 W -680 2638 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  6 W -1430 69 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  7x N -500 48.570 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 W 680 4362 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  5x S 100 812 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  6 W 1430 6391 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  6x N 300 1319 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  7x N 500 20.530 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  5x N 100 812 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  4x W 1190 5783 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  5 W 680 4362 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  6 W 1430 6391 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  5 W 650 2841 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  6x W 1660 69100 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  6 W 1430 6391 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5 W 680 4362 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5 N 420 52.576 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  5 N 400 4058 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  5 N 400 4058 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  5 N 420 52.576 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  4 N 170 2333 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  5x W 500 6594 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  6x N -100 1.52 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  4 W 50 6.59 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  5 N 400 4058 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  4 N 170 2333 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  5 S 450 58.585 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  5x N 550 6797 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  5 N 400 4058 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N -170 4667 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  5x N -550 23 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  5x W -500 46 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  5 N -400 2942 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  6x N 100 67.598 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  5 N -420 16.524 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  4 W -50 62.591 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  5 N -400 2942 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  5 N -400 2942 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  5 N -400 2942 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  4 N -170 4667 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5 N -420 16.524 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  5 S -450 10.515 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
18
11 4 14 11
Q J A K 6 4 2 J 7 5 4 2 6
9 7 5 4 3 J 10 7 5 K 8 7 3
A K 10 2 8 3 Q 9 6 3 K Q 5

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N -300 9.514 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  3NT N -400 3.55 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3 S 110 5073 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  3NT N -300 9.514 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 S 110 5073 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3 S 110 5073 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 S -300 9.514 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2 W -170 1623 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3 N -100 2536 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  3x E 100 3348 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3 S 110 5073 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3 E 100 3348 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3 S 110 5073 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S -110 1927 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  3 E -100 3652 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  3 S -110 1927 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3 S -110 1927 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  4 S 300 59.586 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  4 N 300 59.586 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  2 W 170 5377 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  3NT N 400 65.595 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  3 N 100 4464 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  3 S -110 1927 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3x E -100 3652 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3NT N 300 59.586 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3 S -110 1927 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x S -300 1.52 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  3 S -100 1522 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  2 W -110 812 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  2 S 110 64.594 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  2 S 110 64.594 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  PASS 42.562 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3 S -100 1522 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  PASS 42.562 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  1NT S -50 3044 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  PASS 42.562 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  3 S -50 3044 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  2 N 90 52.576 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3 S -50 3044 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 N -90 16.524 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  PASS 26.538 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  3 S 50 3956 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3 S 100 5478 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3x S 300 67.598 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  PASS 26.538 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  3 S 100 5478 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  1NT S 50 3956 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  2 W 110 6188 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  PASS 26.538 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  2 S -110 4.56 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3 S 50 3956 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  2 S -110 4.56 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth

Dlr: W Vul: Both
20
10 3 13 14
9 6 5 7 6 3 2 10 A K Q J 9
J 8 J 10 9 J 6 4 3 10 8 4 2
A Q 7 4 3 K Q 5 Q 9 7 6 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N 110 15.523 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2 S -100 23 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  3NT N 600 48.570 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  3NT S 630 63.592 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  3 N 110 15.523 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  2 S 90 710 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3NT S 600 48.570 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  5 N -100 23 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong
Play  3 N -110 53.577 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  5 N 100 6797 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  3 N -110 53.577 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  2 S -90 6290 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  2 S 100 6797 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  3NT N -600 20.530 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  3NT S -600 20.530 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  3NT S -630 5.58 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
21
8 9 11 12
9 8 K 10 Q 9 3 2 K 8 7 3 2
J 6 3 2 A J 4 J Q 10 9 5 4
A Q 10 7 5 4 Q 9 K 10 7 6 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E -450 26.538 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  4 E -450 26.538 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  4 W 50 6899 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  4 E -420 5580 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  4 E -450 26.538 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  4 E -420 5580 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  4x E -790 00 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  4 E -450 26.538 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  4 E -450 26.538 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  4 E -450 26.538 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  4 E -480 57 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  4 E -450 26.538 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  4 E -450 26.538 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 420 1420 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  4 E 450 42.562 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  4x E 790 69100 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  4 E 450 42.562 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  4 E 450 42.562 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  4 E 450 42.562 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  4 E 450 42.562 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  4 W -50 11 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  4 E 450 42.562 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  4 E 420 1420 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  4 E 480 6493 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 E 450 42.562 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  4 E 450 42.562 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong

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

A K 9 8 7 10 8 7 4 Q J 7 2
Deep Finesse Analysis:
EW 1; EW 2; EW 2; EW 1;

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 E 100 4565 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  2NT S -50 28.541 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  2 E 100 4565 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  2 E 100 4565 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  2 E 200 6290 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson
Play  3 E -140 10.515 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley
Play  3x N -100 2536 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  2 E 200 6290 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2 E -110 1826 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  2 E -110 1826 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  2x E -670 0.51 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  2x E 500 68.599 13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  2 E 100 4565 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E 140 58.585 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler
Play  2 E -100 2435 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  3x N 100 4464 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  2 E -100 2435 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  2 E -200 710 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  2NT S 50 40.559 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  2 E 110 5174 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  2 E -100 2435 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  2 E 110 5174 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  2 E -100 2435 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  2x E 670 68.599 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2 E -200 710 13-Jonathan Steinberg-Alex Hudson vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  2x E -500 0.51 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
13-Jeff Hand-Eric Leong

Dlr: S Vul: Both
23
8 16 16 0
6 Q 9 5 4 2 K Q 6 J 10 6 2
K J 10 2 K 7 10 5 A K Q 7 5
A Q 8 7 5 A J 10 A J 8 4 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  7 W -2210 14.7221 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  6NT W -1470 30.4444 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  7 W -2210 14.7221 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  6 E -1460 47.6969 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  6 E -1460 47.6969 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  6 E -1460 47.6969 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  6NT E -1470 30.4444 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  6 E -1460 47.6969 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance
Play  6 W -1460 47.6969 9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker vs.
6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman
Play  6 W -1460 47.6969 10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand vs.
8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky
Play  6NT E -1440 63.9293 11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo
Play  7 E -2210 14.7221 12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg vs.
12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone
Play  6 W -1460 47.6969 14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price vs.
1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 W 1460 21.3131 1-Richard Popper-Richard Meffley vs.
14-Martin de Bruin-Steven Price
Play  6NT E 1470 38.5656 2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone vs.
7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen
Play  7 W 2210 54.2879 3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman vs.
1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel
Play  6 E 1460 21.3131 4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance vs.
8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean
Play  6NT W 1470 38.5656 5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel vs.
2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson
Play  6 W 1460 21.3131 6-Randolph Johnson-Jeffrey Lehman vs.
9-Thomas Bessis-Frederic Volcker
Play  7 W 2210 54.2879 7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang vs.
3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow
Play  6 W 1460 21.3131 8-Eugene Kales-Ellen Cherniavsky vs.
10-Elizabeth Smith-Andre Chartrand
Play  6 E 1460 21.3131 9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimstedt vs.
4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart II
Play  6NT E 1440 5.087 10-Richard Chan-Jianfeng Luo vs.
11-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  6 E 1460 21.3131 11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman vs.
5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth
Play  7 E 2210 54.2879 12-David Johnson-Neeta Mone vs.
12-Drew Becker-Sheldon Natenberg
Play  6 E 1460 21.3131 14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier vs.
6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2NT E 50 8.512 1-Robin Taylor-Mickie Kivel vs.
3-Robert Cappelli-Robert Bitterman
Play  2x E 300 5073 2-Joan Cremin-Ulf Nilsson vs.
5-Martin Fleisher-Chip Martel
Play  2NTx W 100 2029 3-Anam Tebha-Steve Zolotow vs.
7-Jian Wei Li-Boang Xiang Zhang
Play  2x E 300 5073 4-Sathya Bettadapura-B Wayne Stuart III vs.
9-Cornelis Van Prooijen-Mikael Rimsted
Play  2x E 300 5073 5-Eric Rodwell-Jeff Meckstroth vs.
11-Adam Grossack-Lewis Gamerman
Play  2 E 100 2029 6-Christopher Pisarra-Mike Bandler vs.
14-Jack Lacy-Rebecca Parmentier
Play  2xx E 1000 69100 7-Erik Berg-Steffen Simonsen vs.
2-Marshall Lewis-Lee De Simone
Play  2 E 50 8.512 8-Marcia Dean-Robert Dean vs.
4-Richard Bender-Jon Nance