Hi, I'm Graeme Tuffnell.

Bridge teacher, founder Sky Bridge Club.
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Graeme Plays Bridge

Jump Shifts
What does a jump shift show in bridge or, for that matter, what does a jump shift mean?
Opening bids and overcalls
An overcall is not an opening bid so responding to an overcall is nott the same as responding to an opening bid.
Nothing Fancy
Phew! Just easy bidding and play, straight down the middle.
Attempting to go quietly
When the urge to bid whispers in your ear it is hard to pass.
Grabbing the Notrumps
Who should bid notrumps first?
Watching Bridge
Watching bridge is so much easier than playing!
Giving and Receiving
Sometimes you have to give something away, like a trick, in order to get something back, like two tricks.
Seeing the Cards
Bridge is a lot easier when you can see the cards.
Rollercoaster 10 Hands
Some good scores and some bad ones. What a ride!
Right and Wrong
What does right and wrong at the bridge table even mean?
No Big Deal
How well can we do playing as simply as possible?
So Simple
In this livestream I tried to play as simply as possible.
Best and Worst
It's hard to play our best all the time. What can we do to reset when things go wrong?
Go with the flow
Some great examples of constructive bidding in bridge.

Bridge Lessons

Practice Hands
Practice your bidding and play for new players.
How to Play Bridge
Learn how to play bridge. Easy lesson to get started.
Scoring in Duplicate Bridge
Learn how the scores are calculated in bridge.
Bidding in Bridge - 3 Strategies
Overview of constructive, competitive and balancing auctions.
Constructive Bidding
When just you and your partner are in the auction it's all about constructive bidding.
Notrump bidding in bridge
Learn about 1NT and 2NT opening bids in bridge. Stayman, transfers and other responses.
Weak 2 Bids
Learn about weak 2 bids in bridge.
Opening at the 3 level
An opening bid at the 3 level is a preempt showing a 7 card suit and a weak hand.
Overcalls in Bridge
An overcall is a bid you make when the opposition have already opened.
Doubles in Bridge
Learn about takeout, negative, balancing and penalty doubles.
Balancing in Bridge
When the bidding is about to die out at a low level it's time to consider a bid.
Slam Bidding - Luck, Strength, Controls
Simple, effective slam bidding and some useful slam bidding conventions.
Declarer Play
Three common techniques used as declarer in bridge for winning extra tricks are suit establishment, finessing and ruffing.
Remembering the cards
Learn how to remember the cards played at bridge. There's an easier way!
tags: #livestream #constructivebidding #competitivebidding #notrumps #handevaluation #counting