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Trick One Tips V


West

2 NT
3 S
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
3 H
4 S
South
Pass
Pass
AP
Board 1
None Vul
S 5 2
H A Q 5
D A 7 6 5
C 9 8 7 5
Trick
1 S
2 S
3 E
4 E
5 E
6 E
Lead
D Q
D 8
S A
S K
S Q
H 10
2nd
2!
10
3
8
10
3
3rd
7
A
6
7
9
4
4th
4
S 4
2
5
C 5
Q
W L
0 1
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
4 2
S 9 7 6
H K J 4
D K 10 3 2
C A K 3
TableS A K Q J 4
H 10 9 8 2
D 4
C Q J 10
Bidding
Play
 
Resp to 1 of a suit
Play to trick one
Keep trump control
S 10 8 3
H 7 6 3
D Q J 9 8
C 6 4 2
4 S by East8 top tricksLose 1 more trickmade 4 -420


West

Pass
North

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

Play
 
Choose weak opening
Response to preempt
Play to trick one
Avoidance duck
S 3
H K Q J 10 8 6 3
D 8 3 2
C K 8
4 H by South8 top tricksLose 2 more tricksmade 4 +620


West

1 D
Pass
North

1 H
4 H
East

Pass
AP
South
1 C
2 H
Board 3
E-W Vul
S 3 2
H A Q 7 4
D K 4 2
C Q J 10 9
Trick
1 E
2 W
3 E
4 N
5 S
6 S
7 S
8 N
9 N
Lead
D 10
S 4
D 5
S 3
S Q
H J
H 8
H Q
C Q
2nd
Q!
2
3
5
9
3
K
6
2
3rd
A
A
6
K
D 4
4
A
9
7
4th
2
J
K
7
6
5
2
D 7
K
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 2
6 3
S 9 7 4
H K 3
D A J 8 7 6
C K 6 5
TableS A 10 8 6 5
H 6 5 2
D 10 5
C 4 3 2
Bidding
Play 
Cope with overcall
Play to trick one
S K Q J
H J 10 9 8
D Q 9 3
C A 8 7
4 H by North4 top tricksClaim the restmade 4 +420


West
1 S
3 S
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 S
4 S
South
Pass
AP
Board 4
Both Vul
S J 8 4
H 9 5
D A 5 4 2
C K J 9 7
Trick
1 N
2 W
3 W
4 W
5 E
6 E
7 W
Lead
H 9
S A
S K
S 2
H Q
H J
D Q
2nd
7!
4
8
J
4
K
4
3rd
2
3
7
Q
C 2
S 5
3
4th
A
6
10
H 3
5
D 2
K
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
6 1
S A K 9 5 2
H A
D Q J 10
C 8 5 4 2
TableS Q 7 3
H Q J 10 7
D 8 6 3
C A 10 3
Bidding
Play
 
Follow up major raise
Play to trick one
Ruffing finesse
S 10 6
H K 8 6 4 3 2
D K 9 7
C Q 6
4 S by West7 top tricksLose 2 more tricksmade 4 -620


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