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Signaling Methods


West

1 D
3 NT
North
Pass
Pass
AP
East
1 C
2 NT
South
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S 10 2
H A K 9 5
D 9 5 2
C Q 8 6 5
Trick
1 S
2 E
3 W
4 E
5 S
6 E
7 E
8 E
9 E
Lead
S 5
D 4
C 10
D 6
H 8!
S K
S Q
C K
C J
2nd
3
3
Q!
A!
3
6
7
7
9
3rd
10
K
A
7
5!
4
9
2
D 10
4th
A
2
3
5
Q
2
D 9
5
6
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 1
S 9 4 3
H J 4 3
D K Q J 10 7
C 10 2
TableS A K Q 8
H Q 10 6
D 6 4
C A K J 4
Bidding
Defense
 
Rebid by opener
Count signal
When to cover honor
S J 7 6 5
H 8 7 2
D A 8 3
C 9 7 3
3 NT by East5 top tricksLose the restdown 1 +50


West

Pass
Pass
North

1 H
3 NT
East
Pass
Pass
AP
South
1 D
1 NT
Board 2
N-S Vul
S A 4 3 2
H K Q 6 4
D A 6
C 6 5 4
Trick
1 W
2 W
3 S
4 N
5 S
6 N
7 N
8 S
Lead
C K
S 10!
H 5
H 4
H 7
D A
D 6
D Q
2nd
4
2
3
8
C 2!
4
9
7
3rd
7
J!
K
A
Q
2
K
C 5
4th
3
K
J!
2
9
3
5
10
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 1
6 1
7 1
S 10 9 7
H 3 2
D J 7 5 3
C A K J 2
TableS Q J 6
H J 10 9 8
D 10 9 4
C 9 8 7
Bidding
Defense
 
Resp to 1 of a suit
Read partner’s signal
Overtaking play
S K 8 5
H A 7 5
D K Q 8 2
C Q 10 3
3 NT by South8 top tricksWin 1 more trickdown 1 -100


West

1 H
2 H
North

Pass
AP
East

1 S
South
Pass
Pass
Board 3
E-W Vul
S K 8 4
H Q 10 6
D Q 9 6 2
C A 9 5
Trick
1 N
2 S
3 N
4 W
5 W
6 W
7 W
8 N
9 N
10 W
11 W
Lead
D 2
S 2
S 8
H A
H K
C J
C 3
H Q!
S 4!
H 8
D 8
2nd
3
Q
9
6
10
5!
A!
C Q
7
C 9
9
3rd
J
K
10
7
9
4
6
C 7
J
S 5
4th
5
3
A
2
J
8!
2
3
H 4
C 10
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
4 3
4 4
5 4
6 4
S A Q
H A K 8 5 4 3
D 10 8 5
C J 3
TableS 9 7 5 3
H 9 7
D K 4 3
C K Q 6 4
Bidding
Defense
 
Resp to 1 of a suit
Count signal
Read partner’s signal
S J 10 6 2
H J 2
D A J 7
C 10 8 7 2
2 H by West6 top tricksLose 2 more tricksdown 1 +100


West
Pass
Pass
Pass
North
1 H
2 H
4 H
East
Pass
Pass
AP
South
1 S
3 H
Board 4
Both Vul
S 4 3
H K Q 10 7 6 5
D A K J
C 8 3
Trick
1 E
2 E
3 W
4 N
5 N
6 N
7 S
8 W
Lead
C K
C 5!
D 2
H K
H Q
S 4
S Q
S 6!
2nd
4
10
A
9!
8
9!
A
H 10
3rd
Q!
J
8
2
4
J
3
H J
4th
3
8
4
3
D 3
7!
5
2
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
4 3
4 4
S A 10 7 6
H 3
D 10 6 3 2
C Q J 9 6
TableS 9 5
H J 9 8
D Q 8 7
C A K 7 5 2
Bidding
Defense
 
Resp to 1 of a suit
Honor signal
Count signal
S K Q J 8 2
H A 4 2
D 9 5 4
C 10 4
4 H by North8 top tricksClaim the restdown 1 -100


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