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Monthly Archives: May 2019

Bridge Results 16 May 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 18 Di England & Cathy Saville 248/ 384 64.58 50 2 16 Lisa Adamson & Mary Schneier 236/ 384 61.46 45 3 8 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul van der Wal 214/ 352 60.80 40 4 3 Vaun Robson […]

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Bridge Results 14 May 2019

Well done to Deirdre and Helen scoring 70,83 last night Here’s Michael Lawrence’s (USA World Champion) comments on what to Open with a hand of 13 Clubs as Dealer:- “I have never seen a 13 card suit before. my personal record is an 11 card Club suit headed by the AKQJ with 2 Major suit Aces. close, but still, not the real thing. if you open […]

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The Scimitar 16 May 2019

BNSC NEWSLETTER  A fresh and fine good morning to everyone Another week has passed and we have left all the four day weeks behind…..I must say as nice as it is…it throws planning, continuity and habits out completely….a day off is always a welcome break….but the work load at work which we have squeezed into  […]

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The Scimitar 8 May 2019

  BNSC NEWSLETTER  A fine good morning to all A week has passed and already the throes of winter are upon us….just last week I was mentioning the wonderful array of colours that cascaded through the trees…but this has now been reduced to only browns and the stark and angular traces of the branches are […]

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Bridge Results 9 May 2019

Results North / South Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 5 Cathy Saville & Di England 278/ 440 63.18 30 2 2 11 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul van der Wal 267/ 440 60.68 25 1 3 10 Helen Roberts & Barbara Goldman 249/ 440 56.59 […]

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Bridge Results 7 May 2019

You are Dealer, Vul against Non-Vul and you pick up this hand:- S:   – H:   – D:   – C:   A K Q J 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2   !!!! what would you bid (open)? will give explanation with Thursday’s results Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams […]

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Bridge Results 2 May 2019

Results Pos Pair Players Match Points /Tops Score % Master Points Club Small Slams Grand Slams 1 14 Di England & Deirdre Ingersent 271/ 432 62.73 50 2 2 7 Devan & Khayaal Chetty 265/ 432 61.34 45 3 6 Margaret O’Neil & Ann Schreiber 259/ 432 59.95 40 4 18 Bridie Bullen-Smith & Paul […]

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The Scimitar 2 May 2019

BNSC NEWSLETTER  A fresh good morning to everyone… We have definitely reached the change of season….our office which is a sauna in the warmer periods….has slowly evolved into a deep freeze….and Glenda and I look like two Eskimo’s when we dress for work….but the scenery outside makes the approaching winter a little more bearable…I have […]

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