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Rebids by Opener IV


West

Pass
Pass
AP
North
1 C
2 D!
3 S
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
South
1 S
3 D
4 S
Board 1
None Vul
S A Q 4
H 3
D A Q 2
C A 9 7 5 4 3
Trick
1 W
2 E
3 N
4 N
5 S
6 N
7 S
8 N
9 S
10 S
11 S
Lead
S 6
S 3
C A!
C 3
D 3
C 4
D 7
C 5
D K
D 10
H 2
2nd
4
5
8
Q
6
10
9
K
J
H 8
9
3rd
K
7
2
S 8
Q
S 10
A
S J
2
H 3
S Q
4th
2
A
6
J
4
H 4
5
H 6
8
H 5!
10
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 1
9 1
10 1
S 7 6
H K J 9 8 6 4
D J 9 6
C J 6
TableS K 9 3
H A 10 5
D 8 5 4
C K Q 10 8
Bidding

Play
Defense
 
Opener’s reverse bid
Choose best game
Set up dummy’s suit
Leading trumps
Refuse to ruff
S J 10 8 5 2
H Q 7 2
D K 10 7 3
C 2
4 S by South8 top tricksLose last 2 tricksmade 4 +420


West

1 S
4 C
North

Pass
Pass
East
1 C
2 H!
5 C
South
Pass
Pass
AP
Board 2
N-S Vul
S Q J
H 7 4
D A Q 10 7 5
C 10 8 7 2
Trick
1 S
2 N
3 S
4 E
5 E
6 E
7 W
8 E
9 W
Lead
D 2
D 7
D 9
C K
H A
H 3!
S 2
H J!
C 6
2nd
3
8
J
H 6
2
5
Q
Q
7
3rd
A
K
Q
3
10
C 5
K
C A!
9
4th
6
4
C 4
2
4
7
3
S J
S 7
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 2
7 2
S A 8 5 4 2
H 10
D J 4 3
C A 6 5 3
TableS K 6
H A K J 3
D 8 6
C K Q J 9 4
Bidding

Play

Defense 
Opener’s reverse bid
Rebid by responder
Ruff in short hand
Use trumps as entries
Choose lead at suit
S 10 9 7 3
H Q 9 8 6 5 2
D K 9 2
C
5 C by East9 top tricksDraw trump, claimmade 5 -400


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 H
4 H
East

Pass
AP
South
1 C
2 H!
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A 9 7 4
H A K 10 9
D J 7 3
C 6 3
Trick
1 E
2 N
3 S
4 S
5 S
6 S
7 N
8 S
9 N
Lead
S Q
S 4
C A
C K
D A
C 4
S 7
C 8
S 9
2nd
2
5
5
7
5
10
J
J
H J
3rd
3
H 4
3
6
3
H K!
H Q!
H A!
C 9
4th
A
6
2
Q
2
S 10
8
D K
K
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
8 1
S K 8 6 3
H 3
D Q 10 8 5
C J 10 7 5
TableS Q J 10 5
H J 7 6 5 2
D K 2
C Q 2
Bidding



Play
 
Rebid by opener
Follow up major raise
Raising with three is
best rebid option
Crossruff
Avert overruff
S 2
H Q 8 4
D A 9 6 4
C A K 9 8 4
4 H by North7 top tricksWin 2 high trumpsmade 4 +420


West
1 D
3 NT!
North
Pass
Pass
East
1 H
Pass
South
Pass
Pass
Board 4
Both Vul
S 8 6 3 2
H K 6
D 6
C 9 7 6 5 4 3
Trick
1 N
2 W
3 W
4 W
5 S
Lead
C 5
D A
D K
D 10
C 8
2nd
J
6
S 2
S 3
10
3rd
K
2
7
C Q!
3
4th
A
5
J
Q
H 3
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
3 1
4 1
S K Q 10
H J
D A K 10 9 8 4 3
C A 10
TableS 9 7 5
H A 10 8 5 4 3
D 7 2
C Q J
Bidding



Play
 
Rebid by opener
Choose best game
Double-jump 3 NT shows
strong 6-7 card suit
Jettison play
Create extra entry
S A J 4
H Q 9 7 2
D Q J 5
C K 8 2
3 NT by West5 top tricksCash 5 more winnersmade 3 -600


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