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5 10, 2015

Official Singles Tournament Rules

2016-12-10T21:44:18+00:00 October 5th, 2015|The Game|0 Comments

OFFICIAL  SINGLES TOURNAMENT RULES    OFFICIALS:                                                                                                                                                       The Host Nation and the ISA President shall jointly decide on the appointment of the Tournament Director/S (TDS).  The joint decision will be announced by the ISA President at the Opening ceremony or sooner if possible.  PLAYING RULES:                                                                                                                                        1.   No charting is permitted during International Shuffling.  Specifically, no [...]

11 12, 2011

DON’T TAKE A HIDE YOU DON’T NEED

2016-12-11T17:37:06+00:00 December 11th, 2011|75 Points Games|0 Comments

We’ve all seen it or had it happens to us. You need one block to win, you have a big lead and the other team has the hammer, yet you decide to take a hide and wind up in the open. The opponent shoots you in the kitchen and the game turns around. Resist the [...]

11 12, 2011

THE WRONG SHOT CAN BE THE WINNING SHOT

2016-12-11T17:37:30+00:00 December 11th, 2011|75 Points Games|0 Comments

You’ve probably heard me say that you never always do something and you never, never do something. Sometimes you have to do what you never do. It depends on who you’re playing, who you partner is playing and how well you are both playing, not to mention the score and lots of other situations. Last [...]

11 12, 2011

IS STEALING THE BLOCK WORTH THE RISK?

2016-12-11T17:37:54+00:00 December 11th, 2011|75 Points Games|0 Comments

Some players try to steal a block every time they get a chance, even if it means the opponent gets two blocks. Now I believe in stealing blocks, but if it will only get you into the 50’s and two blocks will get your opponent to 45, then I think that’s too much risk because [...]