Catching a Cheat

Catching a Cheat – Panel


We describe the great contract bridge scandal of 2015 on which the top world top pairs were found to cheat by illegal information transfer.

We describe the inaccurate accusation against one of the pairs (Mr. Lotan Fisher and Mr. Ron Schwartz).

We describe our statistical efforts to prove lack of sufficient evidence for conviction beyond reasonable doubt.

We describe our discovery of the real code in which information is transferred and means to discover it.


Nezer is a researcher in the IT faculty university of Jyväskylä, Finland and computer science faculty member in College of Management, Israel.