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Raising the Stakes


As South, enter your call at each turn.

1. None Vul

Table
S A Q 4 3
H 9 8 3
D K 10 2
C K Q 4

West



Pass
North



3 C
East



Pass
South

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2. N-S Vul

Table
S A Q 8 6 4 2
H A K 4 3
D 4 3
C 2

West



Pass
North



2 S
East



Pass
South

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_____

3. E-W Vul

Table
S K J 9
H 8 4 2
D A Q 8 7 4
C K 2

West



Pass

Pass
North

1 C

2 D

3 H
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

4. Both Vul

Table
S A Q 8 4
H A 9 6 2
D K J 4
C 4 3

West



Pass
North



2 D
East



Pass
South

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_____

5. None Vul

Table
S 9 2
H 3
D A Q 10 7 6
C A K J 8 4

West



Pass

Pass
North

1 D

3 NT

4 S
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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6. N-S Vul

Table
S A Q 9 7 4
H K J 3
D Q 9 2
C 4 3

West



Pass
North

Pass

3 S
East

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

TopMain 7. E-W Vul

Table
S K 5 3
H 7 2
D A Q 6 3
C A 8 5 4

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 C

3 H
East



Pass

Pass
South

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8. Both Vul

Table
S 4 2
H K Q 10 8 7
D A 3
C K 9 6 4

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 C

3 D
East



Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

9. None Vul

Table
S A 8 4
H 4
D A K J 8 2
C 9 7 5 2

West



Pass

Pass
North



1 S

3 S
East



Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

_____

10. N-S Vul

Table
S Q J
H 4 3
D K J 10 9 8
C A 9 4 2

West



Pass

Pass
North

1 S

3 D

4 S
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

11. E-W Vul

Table
S 9 7 5 2
H K 2
D A Q 10 8 7 4
C 4

West



Pass
North

1 H

3 D
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

12. Both Vul

Table
S A 4 3
H A 10 8 6 4
D 4
C A 8 4 2

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 C

3 D
East



Pass

Pass
South

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_____

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Answers

1.1 C
3 NT

2.1 S
4 S

3.1 D
2 S
3 NT

4.1 D
Pass

5.3 C
4 D
6 D

6.1 S
Pass

7.1 D
3 C
3 NT

8.1 H
3 C
3 H

9.1 D
2 S
Pass

10.2 D
3 S
Pass

11.2 D
5 D

12.1 H
3 C
3 S

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