Win at Duplicate Bridge teaches modern bridge bidding techniques to the intermediate duplicate bridge player. It describes and fully explains all modern conventions, including the two over one system. The book is full of examples on how to bid difficult hands, and explains the nuances of expert bidding practices. It advises the player, which conventions are most useful and how to play them. It is an invaluable teaching and reference book for any serious bridge player.
What are the conventions that you need for a winning edge:
What you will learn from this book:
How the Two over One system differs from standard bidding systems
How to bid complicated conventions, like Lebensohl, New Minor Forcing, Inverted Minors, Jacoby 2NT, Defense against NT, etc.
When to overcall with 8 points, but pass with 16.
How to respond with borderline hands. When to raise partner's suit rather than bid your own suit.
When to preempt, and at what level.
How to respond to a take-out double, a negative double, or a responsive double.
The kind of hands you need to balance with. How to bid difficult hands in competitive situations.
Lots of Examples and Quizzes in order to enhance the learning experience.
Modern practices for leads and signals.
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Fred Parker was born in Hungary. He survived the Nazis, escaped from the Communists and made a career in the United States as an executive in Hi-Tech electronics. His lifelong interest in bridge led him to his second career as a bridge writer and player.
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Book Description Vivisphere Publishing, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1587761785
Book Description Vivisphere Pub, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 222 pages. 8.90x6.00x0.70 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1587761785
Book Description Vivisphere Publishing, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111587761785