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Bidding the Big Hands


As South, enter your call at each turn.

1. None Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 D

3 H
East



Pass

Pass
South

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_____

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2. N-S Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 D

3 C*
East



Pass

Pass
South

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*second negative

3. E-W Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 S

4 H
East



Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

4. Both Vul

Table
S A Q 8
H K Q 7 3
D A K 8
C K J 2

West



Pass

Pass
North



3 C

4 H
East



Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

5. None Vul

Table
S A K
H 8
D A Q 8
C A K J 9 8 7 6

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 D

3 H
East



Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

_____

6. N-S Vul

Table
S A 2
H K Q 10
D A K Q 7
C A K Q 2

West



Pass

Pass
North



2 D

4 S
East



Pass

Pass
South

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Table
S 9 7 2
H K J 7 6 2
D 10 2
C J 9 2

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

3 D

4 D
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

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8. Both Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

3 H

4 H
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

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9. None Vul

Table
S A J 8 5
H 4
D 10 9 7 4 3
C 4 3 2

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

2 NT

3 H
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

_____

10. N-S Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

2 S

3 NT
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

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11. E-W Vul

Table
S 9 2
H J 8 6 2
D 9 7 6 2
C 5 4 3

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

2 S

3 H
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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_____

_____

12. Both Vul

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

West



Pass

Pass
North

2 C

2 H

3 D
East

Pass

Pass

Pass
South

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Answers

1.2 C
2 NT
3 NT

2.2 C
2 S
3 H

3.2 C
3 H
6 H

4.2 NT
3 H
Pass

5.2 C
3 C
3 NT

6.2 C
3 NT
Pass

7.2 D
3 H
5 D

8.2 S
4 C
Pass

9.2 D
3 C
3 NT

10.2 H
2 NT
6 NT

11.2 D
3 C
4 H

12.2 D
2 NT
3 NT

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