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Two-over-One Auctions III


West

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

Play
 
Rebid after 2-over-1
Opener’s third bid
Crossruff
Trump management
S 4
H K 9 7
D K 9 6 4
C A J 10 9 6
4 H by North8 top tricksLose the last trickmade 4 +420


West

2 H
3 C
North

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


Play
 
Rebid after 2-over-1
Strength-showing bid
Spade shift holds to 9
Set up suit at notrump
Duck to retain entry
S K 7 2
H 8
D A 9 8 6 3
C 9 8 3 2
3 NT by East6 top tricksWin the restmade 4 -430


West

Pass
Pass
Pass
AP
North

2 C
3 C
3 H!
East

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

Play
Defense
 
Rebid after 2-over-1
Responder’s third bid
Trump endplay
Choose lead at suit
Overtaking play
S 9 8
H A Q 9 8 7 6
D A K 8
C Q 4
4 H by South11 top tricksWest is endplayedmade 4 +420


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

Play
 
Rebid after 2-over-1
Opener’s third bid
Set up dummy’s suit
Duck to retain entry
S 8 3
H 10 9 8 4
D K 10
C K J 7 3 2
4 S by West9 top tricksWin the restmade 4 -620


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