Exercise 4R47 by Richard Pavlicek
As South, can you make six hearts six times? Choose the correct endplay (A, B or C).
Which two suits contain a tenace?
Which suit will you eliminate early?
How will you execute your endplay?
A. Lead the 10 and let it rideB. Lead a diamond to the jackC. Lead the 2 and pitch a spade
Which two suits will you eliminate early?
A. Duck the first round of spadesB. Win one top spade then duck a spadeC. Win both top spades then lead a spade
A. Lead the 8 and let it rideB. Lead the J and pitch a diamondC. Lead the 4th spade; pitch a diamond
Will you take the spade finesse at trick one?
A. Win the top clubs and exit with a clubB. Pitch a club on A and lead a spadeC. Pitch a spade on A and lead a spade
How many suits contain a tenace?
Will you take a finesse in the trump suit?
A. Win the top / then lead a heartB. Win the top // then lead a heartC. Win the top // then lead a club
How many trumps do the opponents have?
A. Lead a spade to the jackB. Pitch a club on the AC. Pitch a club on the fourth spade
© 2007 Richard Pavlicek