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Rate The Bid

Poll: Rate The Bid (33 member(s) have cast votes)

Rate 2H Bid

  1. Insane (3 votes [9.09%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 9.09%

  2. Poor (20 votes [60.61%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 60.61%

  3. Close but I wouldn't (4 votes [12.12%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 12.12%

  4. Close and I would (3 votes [9.09%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 9.09%

  5. Good (1 votes [3.03%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.03%

  6. Automatic (Pass is Insane) (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  7. Abstain (2 votes [6.06%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.06%

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Posted 2017-August-10, 13:52

View PostThe_Badger, on 2017-August-10, 12:20, said:

Double's ok in my opinion. Two things went against you: partner made a flaky bid; the opener was 6-5-0. Don't blame yourself. The BBO forum members have unanimously voted that your partner's bid was a tad too aggressive. On another day it might have worked well.

I'd have X'd also and note that if you hadn't X'd you'd still have gotten a very bad board.
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Posted 2017-August-10, 16:47

It's all a bit random. West has massively under-bid, east has over-bid. Your partner doesn't really have the bid - but as I commented, I have made worse over-calls.

No, I wouldn't double. But difficult to guess what to do in these type of auctions.
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Posted 2017-August-10, 17:33

View Posteagles123, on 2017-August-10, 11:42, said:

full board if anyones interested:

https://app.pianola....6/Travellers/11



no comment on the opp bidding - I was south and thought the 2H bid was very bad, but it's easy in the heat of the moment when it's led to a bad result, some of the comments on here have been very interesting and food for thought.

Maybe I shouldn't x idk

Thanks,

Eagles


According to the link you gave dealer was South (you) and not the 2 opener. So were you coming from pass when pd overcalled 2?



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