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by Wharfie
Sat Aug 06, 2011 3:10 am
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

Oh wow, i have just read this thread again from start to finish, it's amazing, 300 replies and getting up to 40,000 hits, hell that is forty thousand. It's got to be HWs biggest thread ever. Great stuff. The lonely Wharfman. 8) 8)
by Wharfie
Thu Jan 06, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

yes that is a good scenario G. i have always wondered why players lead the left bauer and don't know what to lead next. I will lead the left though if my P ordered the opposition up. Good scenarios, keep them coming. :cookie: :cookie:
The wharf man.
by Wharfie
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:13 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

yes, i have doubted the power or the advantage of the next call in the past as you put it Eennie, but you are right, in a very modest way once the dealer turns the deal down most of the time it's a clue. I have done my little finding on it and found i would call next most of the time in the 1st seat...
by Wharfie
Mon Mar 23, 2009 10:49 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

I happened to be watching some 2150 games last night. Now i am no great chop as a player, but one of the top players on the site, possibly the top player on the site, jumped out of the game half way through after his P was trying to tell him what to do, more than once. All i can say is the player th...
by Wharfie
Sat Feb 28, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

why the heck would you lead a solo ace into a loner. The idea is to bring your partner into the defence of it, they can't do that by you leading a solo ace on the first lead, for your partner to just follow suit. it is all very well to give scenario's, thats miracle stuff. in fact i would say it's p...
by Wharfie
Fri Feb 13, 2009 3:24 am
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

With all the moaning and discussion, on loppy tables, crazy loners, 9s up deck, you would think Jonas would introduce the 7 up option, surely this would stop a lot of complaining all in the one go, just a thought, i'm no expert, but the long deck stops most of this, most of the time. :idea: :idea: T...
by Wharfie
Tue Apr 08, 2008 1:45 am
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 322
Views: 166797

Re: The G with some Basics.

i am a Kiwi living in Auckland and i find this site amazing. The forum is excellent, in particular this post. G whoever you are this is like a reference euchre book online for us Dummies. your reference to the next call and crossing the ditch is great, but as you are a Kiwi you would know that with ...