Main   Practice 3D01 by Richard Pavlicek  

Rebids by Responder


West

1 H
3 D!
North
Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 D
2 D
South
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S A 8 6
H K 10 8
D Q J 6
C J 10 9 7
Trick
1 S
2 N
3 E
4 N
5 S
6 E
7 W
8 E
9 E
10 W
Lead
S 5
C J!
H 3!
S 8
S J
H 5!
H 2
D K!
D 5
H 7!
2nd
2
A
6
Q
9
9
10
3
4
D Q
3rd
A
2
Q
K
6
A
D 7
10
A
C 6
4th
10
3
K
3
D 2
8
J
6
J
S 4
W L
0 1
1 1
1 2
1 3
2 3
3 3
4 3
5 3
6 3
6 4
S 9 3 2
H A Q 7 4 2
D A 10
C 8 4 3
TableS Q 10
H 5 3
D K 9 8 7 5 2
C A K 6
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Follow up minor raise
Combine chances
Set up dummy’s suit
Lead thru declarer
S K J 7 5 4
H J 9 6
D 4 3
C Q 5 2
3 D by East8 top tricksClaim the restmade 3 -110


West

Pass
Pass
Pass
North

1 H
2 D!
3 NT
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
All Pass
South
1 C
2 C
2 NT
Board 2
N-S Vul
S 5 2
H A 10 9 7 4
D K 10 2
C A Q 4
Trick
1 W
2 E
3 W
4 S
5 N
6 S
7 S
8 S
9 S
Lead
S 3
S 7
S 4
C 2
C 4
C K
C 10
C 9
C 5
2nd
2
Q
H 4
6
8
D 6
D 7
D 8
D 9
3rd
A
K
8
A
J
Q
H 7
H 9
H 10
4th
9
5
J
3
7
D 3
H 5
S 10
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 2
S K 6 4 3
H J 6 3
D 9 8 7 6
C 7 6
TableS A 10 8 7
H K 8 5
D Q J 5 3
C 8 3
Bidding
 
Play
Strength-showing bid
Opener’s third bid
Automatic squeeze
S Q J 9
H Q 2
D A 4
C K J 10 9 5 2
3 NT by South9 top tricksEast is squeezedmade 5 +660


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 S
2 H!
East

Pass
All Pass
South
1 C
1 NT
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A Q 6 4 2
H 9 8 7 2
D 8 6 2
C 2
Trick
1 E
2 E
3 S
4 N
5 N
6 S
7 S
8 N
9 S
10 N
11 E
Lead
H Q
H 10
S J
S Q
S 2
C A
C 3
S 4
C 9
S 6
D 5
2nd
4!
A!
K!
8
9
5
8
10
10
H J
K!
3rd
3
K
A
3
H 5
2
H 8
H 6
H 9
C J
9
4th
2
7
7
5
C 4
6
7
D 4
K
D 7
2
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 1
8 2
9 2
S K 5
H K 3
D Q 9 7 4
C Q 10 8 5 4
TableS 10 9 8 7
H Q J 10
D A J 5
C K 7 6
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Opener’s third bid
Trump management
Crossruff
When to cover honor
S J 3
H A 6 5 4
D K 10 3
C A J 9 3
2 H by North4 top tricksLose the restmade 3 +140


West
1 D
2 C
4 D
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
3 D!
5 D
South
Pass
Pass
All Pass
Board 4
Both Vul
S 3
H A Q 10 5
D 8 3 2
C Q J 9 7 4
Trick
1 N
2 E
3 W
4 W
5 E
6 W
7 E
8 W
Lead
S 3
C 3!
C K
C 2
D 5
C 5
D 6
D J
2nd
A
6
7
9
7
J
H 2
8
3rd
Q
A
8
D Q!
9
D K!
A
H 4
4th
2
4
10
H 9
2
S 7
3
H 3
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
S 4 2
H 8 6
D A J 10 9 4
C A K 5 2
TableS A K 8 6 5
H 7 4
D K Q 6 5
C 8 3
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Follow up minor raise
Read enemy lead
Communication/entries
Try for a ruff
S Q J 10 9 7
H K J 9 3 2
D 7
C 10 6
5 D by West9 top tricksLose 2 tricksmade 5 -600


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Practice 3D05 by Richard Pavlicek

Rebids by Responder II


West

Pass
All Pass
North
1 H
2 D
East
Pass
Pass
South
1 S
2 H!
Board 1
None Vul
S 3
H A K 7 5 3
D A K J 3
C 9 6 2
Trick
1 E
2 N
3 S
4 N
5 N
6 N
7 S
Lead
H J
S 3!
S 2!
D A
D K
D 3
S 7
2nd
2
5
10
4
9
10
Q
3rd
6
A
H 3
2
8
H 4
H 5
4th
A
6
4
5
6
7
8
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
S Q 10 6
H Q 9 8 6
D 7 6 5
C K J 8
TableS K 8 5 4
H J 10
D Q 10 9 4
C A 10 5
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Simple preference bid
Opener’s third bid
Shun finesse
Crossruff
Leading trumps
S A J 9 7 2
H 4 2
D 8 2
C Q 7 4 3
2 H by North6 top tricksWin the high trumpmade 2 +110


West

1 H
3 C!
North

Pass
All Pass
East
1 C
2 C
South
Pass
Pass
Board 2
N-S Vul
S K 10 8 3
H K 10
D J 10 9
C K Q 9 3
Trick
1 S
2 E
3 N
4 E
5 W
6 E
7 W
8 E
9 S
10 S
11 E
12 N
Lead
S 4
H 3!
D J!
H 4
H 7
D 2
H 8
S 7
D Q
S Q
C 7!
C 9
2nd
2
2
K!
5
S 3
8
S 8
J
4
9
2
10!
3rd
K
Q
5
A
C 4
A
C 5
6
10
C 3
J
S 5
4th
A
K
3
10
6
9
9
10
6
C 6
K
8
W L
1 0
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
6 2
6 3
7 3
7 4
8 4
S 9 6 2
H A Q 8 7
D A 7 4 3
C J 8
TableS A 7
H 4 3
D K 6 2
C A 10 7 6 5 4
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Resp to 1 of a suit
Rebid by responder
Delay drawing trumps
Trump endplay
Attack dummy’s entry
S Q J 5 4
H J 9 6 5 2
D Q 8 5
C 2
3 C by East8 top tricksWin the last trickmade 3 -110


West

1 D
1 NT
2 H
North

Pass
Pass
Pass
East

1 S
2 C1
4 H
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
All Pass
Board 3
E-W Vul
S J 6
H 10 5
D K Q J 8 2
C A 10 8 2
Trick
1 N
2 W
3 E
4 W
5 E
6 W
7 E
8 W
9 E
10 E
Lead
D K
S 3
H 2
S 5
S 2
H 3
S 4
D 5
H K
S 8
2nd
4
6
9
J
10
10
Q
8
8
D 10
3rd
3
A
A
K
H Q!
J
H 4
H 6
D 7
C 3
4th
A
7
5
9
C 2
7
D 2
6
C 8
C 10
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
S 5 3
H A Q 4 3
D A 9 7 5
C K 5 3
TableS A K 8 4 2
H K J 6 2
D 4
C 7 6 4
Note 1
Bidding
Play
 
new minor forcing
Opener’s third bid
Set up dummy’s suit
Avert overruff
S Q 10 9 7
H 9 8 7
D 10 6 3
C Q J 9
4 H by West7 top tricksLose the restmade 4 -620


West
Pass
Pass
Pass
All Pass
North
1 C
1 S
2 H
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
South
1 H
2 D1
4 H
Board 4
Both Vul
S K Q 4 3
H 7 4 3
D A 7 2
C K J 4
Trick
1 W
2 E
3 N
4 S
5 S
6 N
7 N
8 S
9 W
10 S
Lead
D 3
D 9
H 3
S A!
S 2
S K
D 7!
H 9
C 8
H 6!
2nd
2
J
10
5
7
10
6
Q
4!
C 2
3rd
K
Q
A
3
Q
D 5
H 5
4
6
7
4th
4
A
2
6
8
9
8
J
A
K
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
6 2
7 2
7 3
S J 9 7 5
H Q 2
D Q 10 8 3
C 8 7 2
TableS 10 8 6
H K J 10
D K 9 6
C Q 10 9 6
Note 1
Bidding
Play
 
Defense
fourth suit forcing
Opener’s third bid
Elimination technique
Pursue extra chance
Choose lead at suit
S A 2
H A 9 8 6 5
D J 5 4
C A 5 3
4 H by South9 top tricksEast is endplayedmade 4 +620


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Practice 3D09 by Richard Pavlicek

Rebids by Responder III


West

1 H
3 C!
4 D
6 C
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 C
1 S
4 C
4 S
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S Q 10 9 5
H K 9 5
D K 7 6
C 7 5 4
Trick
1 S
2 N
3 W
4 W
5 W
6 W
7 E
Lead
D 5
C 5
D A
D Q
H A
H 3
S A
2nd
2!
2
6
7
5
9
3
3rd
K
6
10
H 2
6
C 3
2
4th
3
8
4
8
7
8
5
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
S 2
H A J 10 4 3
D A Q 2
C Q J 9 8
TableS A J 7 4
H 6 2
D 10 3
C A K 10 3 2
Bidding
 
Play
 
Rebid by responder
Control-showing bid
Play to trick one
Crossruff
S K 8 6 3
H Q 8 7
D J 9 8 5 4
C 6
6 C by East8 top tricksCrossruff the restmade 6 -920


West

Pass
Pass
Pass
North

1 H
3 D!
3 NT
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
All Pass
South
1 D
2 D
3 S
Board 2
N-S Vul
S 8 6 4
H A 9 8 5 2
D K 8
C K J 4
Trick
1 E
2 N
3 S
4 N
5 N
6 S
Lead
C 7
S 4!
D 2
D K
S 6
D A
2nd
3
2
4
7
10
Q
3rd
Q
A
8!
3
K
H 2
4th
K
7
5
6
3
C 6
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
S Q 9 7 3
H K J 6
D Q 6 4
C Q 9 2
TableS J 10 2
H Q 10 3
D 7 5
C A 10 8 7 6
Bidding
 
Play
Rebid by responder
Strength-showing bid
Avoidance finesse
S A K 5
H 7 4
D A J 10 9 3 2
C 5 3
3 NT by North5 top tricksCash 4 more winnersmade 4 +630


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 S
2 H!
East

Pass
All Pass
South
1 H
2 C
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A 9 6 5 4
H 9 2
D Q 8 5 4
C 7 2
Trick
1 W
2 S
3 E
4 S
5 N
6 S
7 S
8 N
Lead
D J
C 3!
H J!
S 2!
S 4
C A
C 4
S 5
2nd
Q
6
A
8
7
J
K
J
3rd
K
2
6
A
H 3
7
H 9
H 4
4th
A
8
2
3
10
9
10
K
W L
1 0
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
S K 10 8
H Q 8 7 6
D J 10 9
C K J 6
TableS Q J 7 3
H J 10
D K 7 2
C Q 10 9 8
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Simple preference bid
Don’t revalue after pref
Ruff in short hand
Crossruff
Shift to trumps
S 2
H A K 5 4 3
D A 6 3
C A 5 4 3
2 H by South6 top tricksWin the high trumpmade 2 +110


West
1 C
1 S
3 NT
North
Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 H
2 D1
South
Pass
Pass
Board 4
Both Vul
S Q 9 3
H 8 7
D Q 10 9 8 3
C Q 8 7
Trick
1 N
2 S
3 N
4 W
5 S
6 W
7 S
8 W
9 E
10 E
11 E
Lead
D 10
D 6
D 9
H 3
S 5
C 3
S 7
C 4
H A
H J
C 2
2nd
4
J
7
8
A
7
K
8
2
4
H 9
3rd
A
Q
S 4
Q
3
9!
9
A
S 6
S J
K
4th
2
5
K
K
2
J
8
6
7
D 3
Q
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
1 3
2 3
2 4
3 4
4 4
5 4
6 4
7 4
S A K J 6
H 3
D K J 2
C K 10 5 4 3
TableS 8 2
H A Q J 6 5
D 7 5 4
C A 9 2
Note 1
Bidding
Play
 
fourth suit forcing
Opener’s third bid
Avoidance finesse
Avoidance finesse
S 10 7 5 4
H K 10 9 4 2
D A 6
C J 6
3 NT by West5 top tricksClaim the restmade 3 -600


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Practice 3D13 by Richard Pavlicek

Rebids by Responder IV


West

1 S
2 H!
North
Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 H
2 C
South
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S A Q 10 7
H J 8 3
D 8 6 4
C K 8 6
Trick
1 S
2 E
3 S
4 E
5 E
Lead
D J
H 2!
D 10
H A
H K
2nd
3
10
5
5
Q
3rd
4
7
6
9
S 2
4th
A
3
Q
8
J
W L
1 0
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
S K 8 6 2
H 9 7
D K 9 7 5 3
C 4 2
TableS 3
H A K 6 4 2
D A Q 2
C J 9 7 5
Bidding
 
Play
Rebid by opener
Simple preference bid
Duck to keep control
S J 9 5 4
H Q 10 5
D J 10
C A Q 10 3
2 H by East6 top tricksWin 5 more tricksmade 3 -140


West

Pass
Pass
All Pass
North

1 D
2 NT!
East
Pass
Pass
Pass
South
1 C
1 S
3 NT
Board 2
N-S Vul
S A K 3
H Q 10 7
D K 7 6 5 4 3
C Q
Trick
1 E
2 W
3 E
4 E
5 E
6 N
7 N
8 S
9 S
10 S
Lead
H 4
H 6
H K
H 8
D J!
C Q
D 4
C K
C A
C J
2nd
2
10
9
S 4
8!
5
10
4
6
3rd
A
J
5
C 2
2
8
A
D 5
D 6
4th
7
3
Q
D 3
K
3
9
7
9
W L
0 1
0 2
0 3
0 4
1 4
2 4
3 4
4 4
5 4
S Q 8 7
H A 6 5
D Q 9 2
C 6 4 3 2
TableS 10 6 2
H K J 8 4
D J 10
C 10 9 7 5
Bidding
 
Play
Rebid by opener
Rebid by responder
Positional squeeze
S J 9 5 4
H 9 3 2
D A 8
C A K J 8
3 NT by North8 top tricksWest is squeezedmade 3 +600


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 S
3 H!
East

Pass
All Pass
South
1 H
2 H
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A Q 7 4 2
H 10 3
D A 2
C 7 6 5 3
Trick
1 W
2 W
3 E
4 S
5 S
6 W
7 N
8 N
9 N
Lead
D K
H Q
H 4
S K
H 6
D 8
S A
S Q
C 5
2nd
2!
3
K!
3
J
A
6
9
10
3rd
7
A
2
2
C 3
3
C 4
D J
Q
4th
4
5
10
J
C 2!
5
5
8
K
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
2 3
3 3
4 3
5 3
5 4
S 8 5 3
H Q J 2
D K Q 10 8
C K 9 8
TableS J 10 9 6
H A 4
D 9 7 6 3
C J 10 2
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Follow up major raise
Holdup play
Shun finesse
Shift to trumps
S K
H K 9 8 7 6 5
D J 5 4
C A Q 4
3 H by South8 top tricksClaim the restmade 3 +140


West
1 C
2 C
2 NT
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
2 D!
3 NT
South
Pass
Pass
All Pass
Board 4
Both Vul
S J 10 9 8
H Q 10 8 6 5
D 9 5 4 2
C
Trick
1 N
2 S
3 W
4 W
5 E
6 W
7 E
Lead
H 6
H 2
C A
S 3
C 8
S Q
C 2
2nd
4
K
D 2
8
10
9
6
3rd
A
5
9!
K
J
A!
7
4th
3
7
5
6
D 4
7
D 5
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
S Q 3
H K 3
D 8 7 3
C A K J 7 4 3
TableS A K 5 4 2
H 7 4
D K Q J
C 9 8 2
Bidding
 
Play
 
Strength-showing bid
Opener’s third bid
Unblocking play
Finessing technique
S 7 6
H A J 9 2
D A 10 6
C Q 10 6 5
3 NT by West5 top tricksCash 3 more winnersmade 3 -600


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Practice 3D17 by Richard Pavlicek

Rebids by Responder V


West

Pass
Pass
North
1 C
1 S
4 H
East
Pass
Pass
All Pass
South
1 H
3 H!
Board 1
None Vul
S A 8 7 4
H 10 4
D A 7 6
C A J 10 9
Trick
1 W
2 N
3 S
4 S
5 N
6 W
7 E
8 S
Lead
D 2
H 10
H A
C K
C J
D 3
D 10
H 5
2nd
A
J?
Q
4
3
6
H 3
C 5
3rd
J
K
4
A!
D 5!
K
8
S 4
4th
4
2
7
2
Q
9
7
9
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
4 1
4 2
5 2
5 3
S K 10 6
H Q 2
D Q 8 3 2
C Q 8 5 4
TableS J 9 3
H J 9 7
D K J 10
C 7 6 3 2
Bidding
 
Play
 
Rebid by responder
Opener’s third bid
Overtaking play
Loser-on-loser play
S Q 5 2
H A K 8 6 5 3
D 9 5 4
C K
4 H by South9 top tricksClaim the restmade 4 +420


West

1 S
3 C!
4 S
North

Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 H
2 C
3 S
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Board 2
N-S Vul
S J 10
H J 7 2
D Q J 9 8
C J 9 7 4
Trick
1 N
2 W
3 S
4 W
5 E
6 W
7 E
8 W
9 E
10 W
Lead
S J
H 3!
D 5
S 2
H 4
C 5
H 5
C 6!
H 8
C 8!
2nd
3!
2
A
10
6!
4
9
7
Q
9
3rd
4
K
9
K
S 5
A
S 6
K
S 7
Q
4th
A
A
3
8
7
2
J
D 4
D 8
S Q
W L
1 0
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 1
8 2
S A 7 6 5 2
H 3
D A 10 2
C 10 8 6 5
TableS K 9 3
H K 10 8 5 4
D 3
C A K Q 3
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Opener’s third bid
Set up dummy’s suit
Keep trump control
Count signal
S Q 8 4
H A Q 9 6
D K 7 6 5 4
C 2
4 S by West8 top tricksLose 1 more trickmade 4 -420


West

Pass
Pass
All Pass
North

1 H
2 NT!
East

Pass
Pass
South
1 D
1 S
3 NT
Board 3
E-W Vul
S A 9 7
H A Q 6 5 2
D 4 2
C Q 10 9
Trick
1 E
2 W
3 N
4 S
5 W
6 E
7 E
8 S
Lead
C 2
C 4
H 2
D 3!
C 3
C 7
D 10!
D A
2nd
5
10
3
J
Q
S 2
K
8
3rd
K
6!
K
2
A
S 3!
7
S 7
4th
9
8
9
6
J
H 5
4
S 6
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
2 2
2 3
2 4
3 4
4 4
S J 3
H J 9 8 7
D Q J 8 7
C K 4 3
TableS Q 10 8 6
H 10 4 3
D 10 6
C A 7 6 2
Bidding
 
Play
Defense
 
Rebid by opener
Rebid by responder
Duck to retain entry
Duck to retain entry
Break up squeeze
S K 5 4 2
H K
D A K 9 5 3
C J 8 5
3 NT by North7 top tricksLose the last trickdown 1 -50


West
1 D
1 NT
North
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
4 S!
South
Pass
All Pass
Board 4
Both Vul
S 3
H A Q 7 5
D 7 6 5
C Q J 7 6 2
Trick
1 S
2 W
3 E
4 W
5 W
Lead
C 10
S 6
S 4
S 10
C 3!
2nd
A!
3
2
H 5
6?
3rd
2
A
Q
7
8!
4th
5
5
D 5
8
H 4
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
S Q 10 6
H K 8
D A 9 4 2
C A 9 4 3
TableS A K J 9 7 4
H 3 2
D J 3
C K 8 5
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by opener
Rebid by responder
Placing enemy cards
Finessing technique
Trump length signal
S 8 5 2
H J 10 9 6 4
D K Q 10 8
C 10
4 S by East9 top tricksLose 3 tricksmade 4 -620


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Practice 3D21 by Richard Pavlicek

Rebids by Responder VI


West

1 D
1 NT!
North
Pass
Pass
All Pass
East
1 C
1 S
South
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S K 4 2
H K 10 8
D A 7 6 5
C J 10 9
Trick
1 N
2 E
3 E
4 N
5 E
Lead
C J
D K
D J
C 10
H 2
2nd
K
9
2
A
7
3rd
8
3
Q!
3
A!
4th
2
7
A
4
8
W L
1 0
2 0
2 1
3 1
4 1
S 5 3
H A Q 5 4
D Q 10 8 4 3
C 4 2
TableS Q 10 7 6
H 6 3 2
D K J
C A K 6 5
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
 
Rebid by opener
Rebid by responder
Overtaking play
Go after sure trick
Count signal
Holdup play
S A J 9 8
H J 9 7
D 9 2
C Q 8 7 3
1 NT by West3 top tricksCash 3 more winnersmade 1 -90


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 S
2 H!
East
Pass
Pass
All Pass
South
1 H
2 D
Board 2
N-S Vul
S 10 9 4 3 2
H J 9
D K 6
C K 10 9 4
Trick
1 W
2 E
3 S
4 S
5 S
6 E
7 S
8 E
9 S
Lead
H 2!
H 4
H K
H 10
C 2
S 7?
C 3
S 8
C 6
2nd
9
Q!
6
7
5
A
Q
H 8
D 7
3rd
A
3
S 2
S 3
9!
K!
K
Q
10
4th
5
J
D 4
S 6
J
4
A
9
7
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
3 2
4 2
4 3
5 3
6 3
S K Q 5
H 7 6 3 2
D Q 10 9 7
C Q 5
TableS J 8 7 6
H A 4
D 8 5 4
C A J 8 7
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
 
Rebid by opener
Simple preference bid
Play for best chance
Finessing technique
Protect dummy’s suit
Avoid endplay
S A
H K Q 10 8 5
D A J 3 2
C 6 3 2
2 H by South7 top tricksCash 2 more winnersmade 2 +110


West

1 D
1 S
3 NT
North

Pass
Pass
All Pass
East

1 H
2 NT!
South
Pass
Pass
Pass
Board 3
E-W Vul
S 10 9 7
H Q 5
D A Q 9 7
C 8 7 6 5
Trick
1 S
2 W
3 E
4 N
5 S
6 E
7 N
Lead
C 2
S 4
D 10!
C 6
C J
D 3
C 8
2nd
10!
7
5
Q
D 4
8
H 2
3rd
5
J
2
A
7
J
9
4th
3
5
Q
4
K
A
D 6
W L
1 0
2 0
2 1
2 2
3 2
3 3
3 4
S A K Q 4
H J 4
D K J 6 4 2
C 10 4
TableS J 3 2
H A K 8 3 2
D 10 3
C K Q 3
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
Rebid by responder
Opener’s third bid
Play to trick one
Play for best chance
Return partner’s suit
S 8 6 5
H 10 9 7 6
D 8 5
C A J 9 2
3 NT by East6 top tricksClaim the restmade 3 -600


West
Pass
Pass
Pass
North
1 C
1 S
4 S
East
Pass
Pass
All Pass
South
1 H
3 S!
Board 4
Both Vul
S K 10 6 4
H 4 3
D A 7
C K Q 7 6 5
Trick
1 E
2 E
3 N
4 S
5 N
6 S
7 W
8 S
9 N
10 N
Lead
D J
D 5
S 4
C 2!
S 6
C 4
H J
S 2
C Q
C 6
2nd
3
6
3
3
7
A
3
J
9
10
3rd
8
Q
Q
K
A
5
Q
K
H 2
S 9
4th
7
A
5
J
8
8
A
D 4
H 7
D 2
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
4 2
5 2
6 2
7 2
8 2
S J 8 5
H J 10 8 7
D K Q 8 2
C A 3
TableS 7 3
H K Q
D J 10 9 5 4
C J 10 9 8
Bidding
 
Play
 
Defense
 
Rebid by responder
Follow up major raise
Establish side suit
Holdup play
Choose lead at suit
Attitude signal
S A Q 9 2
H A 9 6 5 2
D 6 3
C 4 2
4 S by North6 top tricksLose 1 more trickmade 4 +620


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© 1994 Richard Pavlicek