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Penalty Doubles


West

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

Defense
 
Sacrifice bid
Combat sacrifice bid
When to cover honor
Break up squeeze
S 6 3
H Q 8
D A Q 10 9 6 2
C K 6 5
4 S× by West9 top tricksLose 1 more trickdown 1 +100


West

Pass!
North

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

Defense
 
Resp to weak two-bid
Combat weak two-bid
Suit preference signal
Trump promotion
S Q 3
H K J 10 9 7 5
D A K
C K 10 2
3 H by South9 top tricksLose 2 trump tricksdown 1 -100


West

1 H
Dbl
North

1 S
AP
East

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

Play
Defense
 
Trap pass
Reopening double
Trump endplay
Shift to trumps
When to cover honor
S 6 5
H 10 8 6 5
D J 4
C A 9 7 6 5
1 S× by North4 top tricksE endplayed, lose 1down 2 -300


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

Play
Defense
 
Weak jump raise
Penalty double
Deceptive play
Attitude signal
Read partner’s signal
S 5
H A K 9 8 7 4
D 5 2
C K Q 9 8
4 S× by East6 top tricksWin the restdown 1 +200


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