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Bridge Odds for Practical Players
Michael Glauert
Hugh Kelsey
Classification : Sports & Leisure
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Page Extent : 128
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780304357789
Price : 725

About the book
Backing outsiders has ruined many a punter at the bridge table as well as at the race track. Few players have any idea of how to harness the odds to solve problems that constantly recur. Which is the best line of play? Is it better to finesse or play for the drop? Will the diamonds break? Can the chances be combined? What are the exact odds?
Here is a simple guide to solving the problems that arise in assessing the odds in play at bridge. Keeping theory to a minimum, the authors show by means of many practical examples how to calculate the odds and how to come up with the right answer at the bridge table. Anyone who learns to apply the principles set out in this book need never again be accused of playing against the odds.


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Michael Glauert
Hugh Kelsey will always be remembered as one of the all-time great bridge writers and analysts. He was the author of more than 50 outstanding bridge books and was the bridge advisor and editor for the...(+)
Hugh Kelsey
Hugh Kelsey, international player, writer and analyst, was recognised universally as one of the all-time great names in bridge. With the gift of explaining complex ideas in simple terms, he wrote over...(+)