[BLML] Frail elderly lady (FEL)

Herman De Wael Hermandw at skynet.be
Sun Jan 24 15:04:40 CET 2010


It is not illegal when you consider the new movement to be one that the 
organisers prescribed. In that new movement, there were sit-outs. Those 
sit-outs were to be dealt with in just the same way as if there had been 
an odd number of participants to start with.

Konrad Ciborowski wrote:
>> The famous Lille screwup and pairs getting
>> "percenetage of their game" insead of 60% for
>> sitouts?
> 
> Konrad Ciborowski
> Kraków, Poland
> 
> +=+ Ah, yes, Lille! Now there's a point. What was
> the applicable Law that allowed of that?
>     Law 88 of that time was even more forceful than
> the current law.
>                              ~ Grattan ~   +=+
> 
> I know no such law. I've always thought that
> giving pairs percenetage of their game rather than 60%
> for sitouts in Lille was outright illegal. Though Larry
> Cohen in the "Bridge World" supported this
> decision. He wrote "initially you were to get 60%
> but finally sanity prevailed and you got
> percentage of your game".
> 
> But this decision was still illegal in my view.
> 
> Konrad Ciborowski
> Kraków, Poland 
> 
> 
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