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Signaling Methods II


West

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

Defense
 
Resp to suit overcall
Rebid by overcaller
Count signal
Avoid endplay
S 9 6
H Q 10 9 8 4
D 10 8 3
C 9 8 2
4 S by East8 top tricksLose the restdown 1 +50


West

1 H
AP
North

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

Defense
 
Cope with overcall
Follow up minor raise
Attitude signal
Discard signal
S K Q 6 4
H A 8 2
D A K 9 6
C K 6
3 NT by South8 top tricksLose the restdown 1 -100


West

1 S
4 S
North

Dbl
AP
East

2 S
South
Pass
Pass
Board 3
E-W Vul
S 9
H K 9 8 7
D Q J 6 3
C A K 5 2
Trick
1 N
2 N
3 W
4 W
5 W
6 E
7 N
8 E
9 W
10 W
Lead
C K
D Q!
S K
S Q
S 2
C 8
C 5!
H 2
S J
S 3
2nd
3
4
9
D 3
C 2
9
S 6
5
H 7
H K!
3rd
J!
2
4
5
A
Q
7
A
H 3
H 4
4th
4
A
8
7
10
A
6
9
D 7
D 8
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
4 2
5 2
6 2
7 2
8 2
S K Q J 3 2
H A 10
D A K 5
C Q 6 4
TableS A 6 5 4
H J 4 3 2
D 10 9 4
C 8 3
Bidding
Defense
 
Cope with T/O double
Honor signal
Shift to safe suit
S 10 8 7
H Q 6 5
D 8 7 2
C J 10 9 7
4 S by West8 top tricksCash 1 more winnerdown 1 +100


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

Defense
 
Opening 2 NT & response
Set up suit at notrump
Communication/entries
Count signal
Holdup play
S 9 4 2
H 6 4
D 10 4 3
C K J 10 9 7
3 NT by North4 top tricksCash 2 more winnersdown 1 -100


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