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ASE 9 released

ASE Computing has announced the release of ASE Scorer 9, providing the following information. The most important feature is the full support of the new ABF masterpoint scheme. Clubs not involved in the ABF will find that ASE version 8 is still quite adequate.

It includes these features in addition to the original ASE Scorer 8 version:

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How many rounds in a Swiss teams?

An issue that has come up at the Manly Leagues Bridge Club is the appropriate number of rounds in a Swiss Teams event. In particular is there a problem with playing too few or too many rounds - in terms of accuracy of the results and being able to use standard scoring programs such as ASE 8.

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