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Save The Web.. Fight for Net Neutraliity

Do you like playing bridge online? Do you like being able to see the hands you just played?  Do you like being able to read all the blogs and information on the web about bridge.  If you do, please stand up for Net Neutrality.  Please support the fight to save the net. 

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Common Game Results

12-21-17  Mary Boyd - Charlie Foster 1st of 2,535

11-2-17 Lyle Sattes - Jack Chambers 19th of 2,496 7th of 1,180

10-26-17  Bob Singleton & Lucille McClure 16th, Charlie Foster & David Stern 18th  Bud Cool & Sarah Sentman 23rd and, Z Khan & Bess Haley 42nd of 2186 pairs: 5th, 6th, 10th & 15th of 1018 pairs.

10-05-2017 Lyle Sattes and Jack Chambers 5th of 2201, 3rd of 1032: Larry Sinsel and Masood Akhtar 26th of 2201, 11th of 1032

9-21-17 Z Khan and Ed Lewis 17 of 602: 45/1382

9-14-17 David Stern and Ed Lewis 27th of 2008

9-7-17  Bud Cool and Ellie Peyton 3rd of 1828

8-31-17  Bud Cool and Sarah Sentman 17th of 813; 30th of 1755

8-10-17 Z. Khan and Bessie Haley 5th of 1030; 7th of 2040

George & Robert Karr - 9th Overall (2175 pairs) 4th NS (988 pairs)

Nancy & Art Altman - 8th of 2099 5/4/17

2-23-17 Z. Khan & Bessie Haley 5th of 1005: 12th of 2107

 Lyle Sattes & Charlie Foster 1st  of 172 in Howellers and 2nd of 2091 Overall - 1/26/17

 Lynn Cundy & Ed Lewis 10th of 170 in Howellers 2/2/17


She Saw Us Coming
She Saw Us Coming
Cookie, Harriet, Carole & Gayle Tied for 1st and 2nd Flight C Gold Dust Teams
Cookie, Harriet, Carole & Gayle Tied for 1st and 2nd Flight C Gold Dust Teams
The Home of New Friends, Good Food and Fun Bridge

This club was formed to play bridge and more importantly to get a chance to know the people with whom we spend so much time.  To that end, we spend the afternoon competing  and afterwards meet for dinner.  Please join us.

Welcome to Charleston Bridge Club
Masood Akhtar Wins CBC Race

Congratulations! Masood won the 2017 Future Masters race with 20.9 masterpoints for the year.  He was also first in the 2016 Unit Ace of Clubs and Mini McKinney races.  Well done.

Charles Foster Wins 2017 CBC MP Race

In the open competition for masterpoints won at CBC, David Stern finished strong with 26.16 mps won at CBC in 2017.  Congratulations Charley.

Z, Beth, Lyle and Tim 1st Overall Gold Dust Swiss Teams
Z, Beth, Lyle and Tim 1st Overall Gold Dust Swiss Teams

October the month of masterpoints.  Winning was worth 2.85mps. 

You are On Lead

This hand was from the Dayton Regional.  Thoughts: LHO showed at least 5 spades, so the natural 4th best spade lead is out. RHO bid clubs so underleading the ♣ K seems masochistic.  RHO also bid notrump so he has the diamond stopper(s) and four to the jack will be awfully hard to set up.  But, it's better than spades or clubs.  What about hearts?  Dummy showed 4 hearts, declarer probably has at most 3 which gives partner at least 4 maybe more.  Partner has at most 5 points.  Leading a heart will either work really well or be horrible.  Passive or attack?  I decided to attack resulting in down 2 for declarer.


Stand By Partner

No partner? No problem.  Don't stay home just because you don't have a partner.  Players will be paired up and the director is on standby to play if there are an odd number.

Wendy, Georgette, Julia and Rick Tied for 1st and 2nd Flight C Gold Dust Teams
Wendy, Georgette, Julia and Rick Tied for 1st and 2nd Flight C Gold Dust Teams
Big Games

Dec 21, 2017 Mary Boyd - Charlie Foster 75%

January 26, 2017  Lyle Sattes - Charlie Foster 76.56%

July 21, 2016 Mary Boyd - Charlie Foster 72.92% 

April 2016 Mary Boyd - Charlie Foster  79.1%  August Bulletin

May 4, 2017  Nancy & Art Altman  75.79%  July or later Bulletin


Correcting Errors

The following is the procedure for correcting scoring errors.

If it is an entry error meaning  it was entered into the computer incorrectly, notify a director and it will be reentered correctly.  An example is the score sheet shows plus 620 for NS, but was entered into the computer as plus 620 for EW.  This is an entry error requiring nothing further than pointing it out.  Score sheets are kept until the next game so the deadline for fixing those errors are the beginning of the next game.

In the case of scores entered incorrectly on the score sheet, both sides must agree to the correction.  For example the score sheet reads 1NT E made 2 plus 120 for NS.  Something is wrong, but what? Should E really be N or S?  Or is East correct and the score should be plus for EW?  If you find one of these errors, please contact the pair then both pairs contact me and I will correct it.  In rare cases,the director may be able to correct an "obvious" error otherwise if the pairs do not agree, the score as written will stand.

July 19, 2018
1:00 pm
July 26, 2018
1:00 pm
Bridge club closed July 26, Games will resume on Aug 2
August 2, 2018
1:00 pm
August 9, 2018
1:00 pm
August 16, 2018
1:00 pm
Director: Sarah Sentman
Director: Sarah Sentman