Nov 27, 2015 - Friday

Nail Life Master Open Pairs Event Summary

Session

Tables Based on:

Players

Leaderboards

 

mps Color A Overall Score % Player 1 Player 2 Personal
Scores

Recaps

Section B

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
3 Fu Zhong Zizhuo Wang A - - - 7 - - 57.89 1159.00 3.38 Platinum C - 3 - E/W Scores
9 Robert Brady Howard Liu A - - - 9 - - 56.79 1137.00 2.77 Platinum C - 9 - E/W Scores
7 Bernace De Young Sean Ganness A - - - 27 - - 52.60 1053.00 1.19 Platinum B - 7 - N/S Scores
6 Geoff Booth Robert Sandfield A - - - 28 - - 52.12 1043.50 1.16 Platinum C - 6 - E/W Scores
12 Don Kern Joan Garcia A - - - - - - 49.45 990.00 C - 12 - E/W Scores
1 Sally Meckstroth Thomas Turgeon A - - - - - - 48.95 980.00 C - 1 - E/W Scores
8 Susan Grauer Paula Warren A - - - - - - 48.73 975.50 C - 8 - E/W Scores
2 James Slinger Peter Gelfand A - - - - - - 48.35 968.00 C - 2 - E/W Scores
11 Judy Hummel Skip Carson A - - - - - - 48.30 967.00 C - 11 - E/W Scores
10 Mike Cailean Stephen Tu A - - - - - - 47.93 959.50 C - 10 - E/W Scores
13 Aaron Jones Sylvia Shi A - - - - - - 42.86 858.00 C - 13 - E/W Scores
14 Douglas Millsap Larry Jones A - - - - - - 40.86 818.00 B - 14 - N/S Scores
5 James Krekorian Venkatrao Koneru A - - - - - - 39.89 798.50 C - 5 - E/W Scores
4 David Walker Kevin Wilson A - - - - - - 32.79 656.50 B - 4 - 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 A
5 David Grainger Mitch Dunitz A - - - 2 - - 63.74 1276.00 11.65 Platinum B - 5 - N/S Scores
13 Kevin Castner David Gold A - - - 4 - - 61.39 1229.00 5.82 Platinum B - 13 - N/S Scores
7 Greg Humphreys Jenni Carmichael A - - - 7 - - 59.27 1186.50 3.38 Platinum C - 7 - E/W Scores
11 Shelley Lapkoff Vandana Vidwans A - - - 8 - - 58.77 1176.50 3.04 Platinum B - 11 - N/S Scores
9 Bob Hamman Brian Glubok A - - - 10 - - 57.97 1160.50 2.55 Platinum B - 9 - N/S Scores
2 Kirubakara Moorthy Arun Bapat A - - - 24 - - 54.10 1083.00 1.30 Platinum B - 2 - N/S Scores
1 Tom Hanlon Leslie Amoils A - - - 27 - - 53.35 1068.00 1.19 Platinum B - 1 - N/S Scores
6 Jonathan Fleischmann Magnus Olafsson A - - - 31 - - 52.87 1058.50 1.07 Platinum B - 6 - N/S Scores
4 Marilyn Eber Jeffrey Holligan A - - - - - - 48.98 980.50 C - 4 - E/W Scores
12 Jack Waller John Paxton A - - - - - - 47.90 959.00 B - 12 - N/S Scores
14 Bob Dale Richard Higgins A - - - - - - 44.46 890.00 C - 14 - E/W Scores
3 Anam Tebha G. Margie Gwozdzinsky A - - - - - - 43.91 879.00 B - 3 - N/S Scores
10 Giuseppe Delle Cave Federico Iavicoli A - - - - - - 43.26 866.00 B - 10 - N/S Scores
8 Robert Katz Frank Treiber III A - - - - - - 42.56 852.00 B - 8 - N/S Scores

Board Results

Section B

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x N -100 3546 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3 W -130 14.519 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  2 W -170 7.510 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  4 N -100 3546 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3 N -100 3546 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3 N 140 7294 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3x N -100 3546 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3x N -100 3546 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  3x E -530 00 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3 N -100 3546 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3x N -100 3546 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  2 N 110 6888 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3x S -100 3546 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x N 100 4254 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3x N 100 4254 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  3 W 130 62.581 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3x E 530 77100 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  2 W 170 69.590 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3 N 100 4254 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 N 100 4254 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3x N 100 4254 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3 N 100 4254 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  2 N -110 912 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 N -140 56 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3x S 100 4254 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3x N 100 4254 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S 150 27.536 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3 S 150 27.536 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3 S 150 27.536 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  4 S 150 27.536 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4 S 150 27.536 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  5 S 600 62.581 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3NT N 660 75.598 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  5 S 600 62.581 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 N 150 27.536 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3 S 150 27.536 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 S 150 27.536 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 S 150 27.536 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3 S 150 27.536 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S -150 49.564 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  5 S -600 14.519 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  3 S -150 49.564 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 N -150 49.564 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3 S -150 49.564 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3 S -150 49.564 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 S -150 49.564 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 S -150 49.564 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 S -150 49.564 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  4 S -150 49.564 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5 S -600 14.519 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3 S -150 49.564 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT N -660 1.52 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5 E -600 1823 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  6 E 100 5268 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  5 E -600 1823 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  5 W -600 1823 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  6 E 100 5268 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  6 E 100 5268 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  5 W -600 1823 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  6 E 100 5268 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  6 E 100 5268 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  6 E 100 5268 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  6 W 100 5268 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  6 W 100 5268 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  6 E 100 5268 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 E -100 2532 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  6 E -100 2532 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  6 E -100 2532 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  5 E 600 5977 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  6 E -100 2532 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  5 W 600 5977 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  6 W -100 2532 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  6 E -100 2532 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  6 W -100 2532 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  6 E -100 2532 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  6 E -100 2532 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  5 W 600 5977 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  5 E 600 5977 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5x E 1100 74.597 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  2x N 670 5875 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 N -100 1418 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3 N 140 3546 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  2 W 100 24.532 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  5x E 800 6483 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  2 W -110 5.57 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3x N 730 6281 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3x N 930 7192 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT W 100 24.532 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3NT W 200 4761 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  2 N 110 30.540 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  2NT W 100 24.532 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x N -730 1519 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  2x N -670 1925 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3x N -930 68 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3 N 100 6382 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3NT W -100 52.568 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  3 N -140 4254 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3NT W -200 3039 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  2 W -100 52.568 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  2 N -110 46.560 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5x E -800 1317 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  2NT W -100 52.568 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  2 W 110 71.593 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  5x E -1100 2.53 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
5
5 8 12 15
10 5 J 10 9 J 7 5 2 K 8 5 4
Q 8 6 A 7 8 4 3 Q 10 7 6 2
3 2 Q 8 6 5 3 A K Q 9 J 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  2 S 110 28.537 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3x E 300 76.599 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  2 S 140 54.571 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  2 S 140 54.571 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3 E 100 14.519 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  2 S 140 54.571 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  2 S 110 28.537 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  2 S 140 54.571 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3 E 50 5.57 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  2 S 110 28.537 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  2 S 140 54.571 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3 S -100 23 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3 E 50 5.57 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x E -300 0.51 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 E -50 71.593 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  2 S -140 22.529 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  2 S -110 48.563 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  2 S -140 22.529 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  2 S -140 22.529 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3 E -100 62.581 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3 S 100 7597 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2 S -140 22.529 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3 E -50 71.593 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  2 S -110 48.563 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  2 S -110 48.563 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  2 S -140 22.529 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -100 5.57 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 N 130 49.564 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3 E 100 30.540 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  2NT S -150 34 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3NT S 400 7597 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4x S -100 5.57 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3 E 200 71.593 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3 S 150 6584 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3 S 130 49.564 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 E 100 30.540 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT S -200 0.51 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  5 S -50 1722 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3 E 100 30.540 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N -130 27.536 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 S -130 27.536 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3 E -100 46.560 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3 E -100 46.560 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  2NT S 150 7496 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3NT S 200 76.599 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3NT S -400 23 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  5 S 50 6078 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4x S 100 71.593 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3 E -100 46.560 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3 E -200 5.57 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  4 S 100 71.593 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3 S -150 1216 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 N 650 3647 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4 N 650 3647 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 N 650 3647 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 N 650 3647 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  4 S 650 3647 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3NT N -100 11 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 N 650 3647 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  4 N 650 3647 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 S 650 3647 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 N 650 3647 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 N 650 3647 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  4 N 650 3647 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3NT S 660 6990 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -650 4153 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  4 N -650 4153 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 N -650 4153 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 N -650 4153 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 N -650 4153 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 S -650 4153 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  4 N -650 4153 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3NT N 100 7699 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3NT S -660 810 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 N -650 4153 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  4 N -650 4153 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  4 N -650 4153 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 N -650 4153 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 50 45.559 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  5 W 100 64.584 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3NT W 50 45.559 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 E -110 25.533 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT W 50 45.559 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3 S -50 3039 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3NT W -400 912 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT W 50 45.559 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3NT W -400 912 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3 E -130 2026 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  3NT W 50 45.559 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3 E -110 25.533 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  5 W 50 45.559 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 400 6888 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3NT W -50 31.541 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3 E 130 5774 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  3 E 110 51.567 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3NT W -50 31.541 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3NT W -50 31.541 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3 E 110 51.567 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 S 50 4761 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  5 W -50 31.541 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT W 400 6888 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3NT W -50 31.541 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT W -50 31.541 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  5 W -100 12.516 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5 E -620 4457 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT E -630 28.537 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3NT E 100 70.592 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4x N -500 5774 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4x S -500 5774 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT E -630 28.537 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3NT E 100 70.592 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3NT E -630 28.537 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3NT E -690 68 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4x S -500 5774 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3NT E -630 28.537 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT E -690 68 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3NT W -690 68 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E -100 6.58 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4x S 500 2026 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4x N 500 2026 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3NT E 630 48.563 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4x S 500 2026 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3NT E 690 7192 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3NT E 630 48.563 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3NT W 690 7192 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT E -100 6.58 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  5 E 620 3343 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT E 630 48.563 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  3NT E 630 48.563 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3NT E 690 7192 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 N -100 4.56 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  4 S 680 52.568 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 S 650 21.528 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 S 680 52.568 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 S 650 21.528 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 S 680 52.568 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4 S 650 21.528 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  6 S -100 4.56 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  6 S -100 4.56 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 S 680 52.568 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 S 680 52.568 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  4 S 650 21.528 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 S 680 52.568 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -650 55.572 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 S -680 24.532 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 S -680 24.532 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 S -680 24.532 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 S -650 55.572 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 S -650 55.572 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 S -680 24.532 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  4 S -680 24.532 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 S -650 55.572 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  6 N 100 72.594 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  6 S 100 72.594 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 S -680 24.532 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  6 S 100 72.594 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3x E 300 69.590 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  2 N -50 35.546 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3 W 150 63.583 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3 N -150 1520 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 S -150 1520 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  5x W 1100 76.599 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  2 E -110 2026 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3x W 300 69.590 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  2 S -50 35.546 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3 N -150 1520 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3 W 50 42.555 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  2 S -150 1520 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3 W 50 42.555 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N 150 6280 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  3 N 150 6280 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3 W -50 34.545 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3 S 150 6280 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  2 S 150 6280 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  5x W -1100 0.51 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3 W -50 34.545 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  2 E 110 5774 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3x E -300 7.510 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3x W -300 7.510 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  2 N 50 41.554 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  2 S 50 41.554 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3 W -150 13.517 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N 200 6382 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  4 E 100 1823 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3 N 200 6382 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 N -100 8.511 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 N -100 8.511 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3 N 140 33.544 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3 N 140 33.544 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3 N 140 33.544 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3 N 170 5470 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3 N 140 33.544 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 N 620 71.593 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 N -100 8.511 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3 N 140 33.544 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N -140 43.556 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 N 100 68.589 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 N -620 5.57 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3 N 100 68.589 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 N 100 68.589 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 N -140 43.556 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3 N -140 43.556 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3 N -140 43.556 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3 N -200 1418 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3 N -140 43.556 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 E -100 5977 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 N -170 2330 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3 N -200 1418 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -100 2431 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 S -100 2431 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  4 S -100 2431 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3 S 140 4862 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 S 620 6686 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4x W 200 56.573 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 N -100 2431 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 N 620 6686 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  4 N 620 6686 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4 S -100 2431 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 S -100 2431 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 S 650 74.597 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  4 N -100 2431 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 S -140 2938 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 S 100 5369 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 S -620 1114 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 S -650 2.53 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4x W -200 20.527 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  4 N 100 5369 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 N 100 5369 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  4 S 100 5369 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  4 N -620 1114 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 S 100 5369 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 N -620 1114 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  4 S 100 5369 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 S 100 5369 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson

Dlr: E Vul: None
14
5 15 3 17
K 6 4 10 9 5 2 Q 10 9 7 2 3
5 A K Q 8 6 3 J 4 3 K Q 8
J 9 8 7 3 J 7 8 5 J 7 6 5

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 N 170 61.580 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 S -150 11 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT S -100 79 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 S -100 79 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  2x W 100 2229 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  2 S 110 3039 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 N 130 40.553 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3x W 100 2229 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3 N 110 3039 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4x W 100 2229 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  2 W 50 16.521 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  5 N 400 71.593 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3 S -50 1216 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 100 7091 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  2 W -50 60.579 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  2x W -100 5571 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  5 N -400 5.57 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2 S -110 4761 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3 S 50 6584 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 N -130 36.547 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3 N -170 15.520 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3x W -100 5571 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 S 150 7699 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3 N -110 4761 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3NT S 100 7091 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4x W -100 5571 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson

Dlr: S Vul: N-S
15
7 13 11 9
J 6 5 3 K Q J 10 3 9 6 3 2
A Q 6 5 A 7 2 8 7 5 K 10 5
K J 10 3 2 K 4 A 6 4 2 8 7

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E -170 56.573 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 W 50 70.592 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  4 E 50 70.592 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4x E -590 23 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 E 50 70.592 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3 E -170 56.573 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  4 E -420 2836 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  4 E -420 2836 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4 E -420 2836 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  4 E -420 2836 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 E -420 2836 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 E -420 2836 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 E -420 2836 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 420 4964 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 E -50 6.58 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 E 420 4964 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3 E 170 20.527 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  4 E 420 4964 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 E 420 4964 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3 E 170 20.527 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  4 E 420 4964 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  4 W -50 6.58 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 E 420 4964 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  4 E -50 6.58 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 E 420 4964 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4x E 590 7597 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson

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

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 E 300 73.596 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3NT W 200 6787 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3NT E -600 7.510 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  3NT W -600 7.510 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3NT W 100 56.573 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  2NT E -150 24.532 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT W 100 56.573 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  2x N -300 1722 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  2 N 90 48.563 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT W -600 7.510 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3 E 200 6787 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  2NT E -150 24.532 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  3NT E -180 20.527 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3 E -200 1013 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  3NT W -100 20.527 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  2NT E 150 52.568 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  2NT E 150 52.568 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3NT E 180 56.573 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT W -100 20.527 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  4 E -300 3.54 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  2x N 300 6078 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3NT W -200 1013 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  2 N -90 28.537 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3NT E 600 69.590 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3NT W 600 69.590 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  3NT W 600 69.590 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson

Dlr: N Vul: None
17
14 12 0 14
A K 9 K J 9 7 K 10 5 3 2 9
Q J 8 7 5 Q 5 Q J 6 A 4 2
4 3 8 3 2 8 7 4 10 7 6 5 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 420 7.510 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  6 S 980 7597 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4 S 480 57.575 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  4 S 480 57.575 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 S 420 7.510 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 S 480 57.575 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  5 N 480 57.575 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 S 480 57.575 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 S 450 2735 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 S 480 57.575 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4 S 480 57.575 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3NT N 430 11.515 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 S 480 57.575 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -420 69.590 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3NT N -430 65.585 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 S -480 19.525 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  4 S -480 19.525 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  5 N -480 19.525 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  4 S -420 69.590 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  4 S -480 19.525 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  6 S -980 23 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 S -450 5065 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 S -480 19.525 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 S -480 19.525 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 S -480 19.525 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 S -480 19.525 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia

Dlr: E Vul: N-S
18
3 21 8 8
9 8 3 K 10 10 9 8 4 7 5 4 3
A K 5 2 A Q J 5 3 A 7 5 K
Q J 7 9 8 7 6 4 2 A J 10 9

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 E -980 24.532 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  6 W -980 24.532 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4 W -480 62.581 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  6 W -980 24.532 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  6 W -980 24.532 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  4 W -480 62.581 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  6 W -980 24.532 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  6 W -980 24.532 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 W -480 62.581 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 W -480 62.581 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4 W -480 62.581 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  6 E -980 24.532 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  6 W -980 24.532 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  6 W 980 52.568 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  6 E 980 52.568 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 W 480 14.519 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  6 W 980 52.568 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  6 W 980 52.568 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  6 E 980 52.568 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  6 W 980 52.568 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  6 W 980 52.568 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 W 480 14.519 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 W 480 14.519 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  4 W 480 14.519 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  6 W 980 52.568 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 W 480 14.519 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia

Dlr: S Vul: E-W
19
12 11 15 2
5 A K 5 4 K 9 8 7 5 Q 8 2
K J 3 7 Q J 6 4 2 K J 10 6
A Q 6 2 J 10 8 6 2 A 3 A 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT E -630 15.520 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT E -630 15.520 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  2 E -110 6787 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3NT W -630 15.520 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  1NT N -150 60.579 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3NT W -600 4153 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3NT E -630 15.520 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT W -600 4153 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3NT E 200 72.594 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3NT E -630 15.520 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3NT E -630 15.520 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3NT W -630 15.520 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3NT W -630 15.520 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT W 630 61.580 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  3NT W 600 3647 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3NT W 630 61.580 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT E 630 61.580 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3NT E 630 61.580 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT W 600 3647 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3NT E 630 61.580 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3NT E -200 4.56 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  2 E 110 1013 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3NT E 630 61.580 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3NT W 630 61.580 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3NT E 630 61.580 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  1NT N 150 16.521 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru

Dlr: W Vul: Both
20
12 9 6 13
A 3 J 5 3 K 5 4 A 9 8 6 2
8 6 10 9 Q J 8 3 K Q J 5 3
J 10 2 K Q 7 6 10 6 2 10 7 4

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S 620 2533 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 S 620 2533 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 S 650 5977 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 S 620 2533 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4 S 650 5977 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 S 620 2533 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 S 620 2533 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT N 660 73.596 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  4 S 650 5977 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3NT N 660 73.596 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  4 S 620 2533 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  4 S 650 5977 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3NT N 630 44.558 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4 S -650 1823 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi
Play  4 S -620 5267 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  3NT N -630 32.542 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 S -620 5267 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  4 S -620 5267 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT N -660 3.54 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  4 S -620 5267 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4 S -650 1823 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 S -650 1823 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3NT N -660 3.54 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  4 S -620 5267 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  4 S -620 5267 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  4 S -650 1823 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru

Dlr: N Vul: N-S
21
17 8 8 7
J 5 3 A A Q 10 3 K Q J 8 6
K 9 8 4 K Q 10 9 8 6 5 3 2
A 7 7 6 5 3 K J 9 2 9 7 5

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT N -100 36.547 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT S -100 36.547 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  1NT N 120 5268 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3NT N -200 1823 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  2NT N -100 36.547 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
Play  3NT S -200 1823 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
Play  3NT N 600 6483 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  3NT N -200 1823 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  5 N -200 1823 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3NT N 600 6483 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  3 N 110 4761 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT S 600 6483 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  2NT S 120 5268 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S 200 5977 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
Play  2NT S -120 2532 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT N -600 1317 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3NT N 100 40.553 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT N 200 5977 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  3NT S 100 40.553 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  5 N 200 5977 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  1NT N -120 2532 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3NT N -600 1317 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  3NT N 200 5977 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3 N -110 3039 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  2NT N 100 40.553 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  3NT S -600 1317 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi

Dlr: E Vul: E-W
22
10 9 11 10
A A 10 9 6 Q 9 8 4 9 8 7 4
Q 10 3 2 Q J 5 2 10 5 A 10 3
K J 9 4 8 4 3 A 7 6 K 5 2

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
PASS 3951 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
PASS 3951 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
2 N 130 73.596 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
PASS 3951 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
PASS 3951 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
13-Kevin Castner-David Gold
PASS 3951 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils
2 W 100 68.589 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
PASS 3951 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
1NT E -90 1317 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
PASS 3951 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
PASS 3951 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
PASS 3951 13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
2 E -110 4.56 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
PASS 3849 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield
2 E 110 72.594 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
2 W -100 8.511 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
PASS 3849 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
PASS 3849 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
PASS 3849 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
1NT E 90 6483 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
2 N -130 3.54 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
PASS 3849 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
PASS 3849 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
PASS 3849 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
PASS 3849 13-Kevin Castner-David Gold vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
PASS 3849 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
13-Aaron Jones-Sylvia Shi

Dlr: S Vul: Both
23
2 8 15 15
Q 8 7 4 8 6 8 3 2 9 8 7 4
9 6 K J 7 3 10 7 4 K J 3 2
A K Q 10 9 5 4 2 K J 6 Q 5

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  5x E 200 7395 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  4 E -620 1216 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  4 E -620 1216 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  4 E -620 1216 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  4 E -620 1216 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  5x E 200 7395 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  4 S -200 3140 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  4 E 100 59.577 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  4x S -200 3140 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3 S 140 68.589 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  3 S -100 4862 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  4 E -620 1216 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4x E -790 00 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4x E 790 77100 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  4 S 200 4660 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  5x E -200 45 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  4 E -100 17.523 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  4 E 620 6584 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  4x S 200 4660 6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson vs.
9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu
Play  4 E 620 6584 7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael vs.
3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang
Play  3 S -140 8.511 8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III vs.
10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu
Play  4 E 620 6584 9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok vs.
4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson
Play  3 S 100 2938 10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicoli vs.
11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson
Play  4 E 620 6584 11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans vs.
5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru
Play  4 E 620 6584 12-Jack Waller-John Paxton vs.
12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia
Play  5x E -200 45 14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins vs.
6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield

Dlr: W Vul: None
24
12 6 7 15
K 10 3 6 5 2 A K Q 7 5 4 2
J 9 8 7 A 10 9 8 J 8 10 9 6
6 5 4 J 7 4 6 3 A Q 5 4 3

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

N-S

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon vs.
3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky
Play  6NT S -50 34 2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand vs.
5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 3-Fu Zhong-Zizhuo Wang vs.
7-Greg Humphreys-Jenni Carmichael
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 4-David Walker-Kevin Wilson vs.
9-Bob Hamman-Brian Glubok
Play  6 N -50 34 5-James Krekorian-Venkatrao Koneru vs.
11-Shelley Lapkoff-Vandana Vidwans
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 6-Geoff Booth-Robert Sandfield vs.
14-Bob Dale-Richard Higgins
Play  3NT N 460 41.554 7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness vs.
2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren vs.
4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 9-Robert Brady-Howard Liu vs.
6-Jonathan Fleischmann-Magnus Olafsson
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 10-Mike Cailean-Stephen Tu vs.
8-Robert Katz-Frank Treiber III
Play  4NT S 460 41.554 11-Judy Hummel-Skip Carson vs.
10-Giuseppe Delle Cave-Federico Iavicol
Play  3NT S 460 41.554 12-Don Kern-Joan Garcia vs.
12-Jack Waller-John Paxton
Play  4NT S 490 71.593 14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones vs.
1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils

E-W

Contract By Score Matchpoints% Pairs
Play  4NT S -490 5.57 1-Tom Hanlon-Leslie Amoils vs.
14-Douglas Millsap-Larry Jones
Play  3NT N -460 35.546 2-Kirubakara Moorthy-Arun Bapat vs.
7-Bernace De Young-Sean Ganness
Play  3NT S -460 35.546 3-Anam Tebha-G. Margie Gwozdzinsky vs.
1-Sally Meckstroth-Thomas Turgeon
Play  3NT S -460 35.546 4-Marilyn Eber-Jeffrey Holligan vs.
8-Susan Grauer-Paula Warren
Play  6NT S 50 7496 5-David Grainger-Mitch Dunitz vs.
2-James Slinger-Peter Gelfand
Play  3NT S -460 35.546 6-J