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The Adventures of BridgeGoth and GIB S 13

Posted by BridgeGoth on October 11, 2014 at 12:50 AM Comments comments (6)

We're back!

After a very long break I am back to report another adventure of myself playing with GIB S. The simple truth is I have had so many projects going on in the Bridge world the last couple years I haven't really had the time or energy to do these. However, I have a few weeks of vacation so I figured it would be fun to try my luck again.

These hands have a couple very interesting adventures and as always some great teaching points. Hope everyone enjoys!

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Myll?ri over 1NT

Posted by BridgeGoth on October 3, 2013 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (10)

Hello all!

After getting many requests based on my profile on BBO, here is the basics of what Mylläri over 1NT is.

Assuming a strong 1NT (14-16 or better)

In direct seat:

X = 4 card major and longer minor (responder bids cheapest suit willing to play)

2C = Majors (normal Landy continuations)

2D = Hearts

2H = Spades

2S = 5+S and 4+minor

2N = minors

3m = natural

3M = preemptive

In passout seat:

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To Overcall, or not to Overcall...

Posted by BridgeGoth on July 25, 2012 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (7)

Many different styles of overcalling exist, however the goal remains the same regardless of how you play. Communicate information about your hand to your partner, while making it more difficult for them to do the same.

In this article I will be talking about what different things overcalls can accomplish, and when each goal is most important to focus on based on seat and vulnerability.

To begin by looking at a hand from this afternooon. J72 Q8652 K7 Q32

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