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Coping with Interference IV


West

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

Play

Defense 
Cope with T/O double
Rebid by redoubler
Duck to keep control
Trump coup
Make declarer ruff
S A K Q 5
H Q J 8 5
D Q 8
C 10 9 3
4 H by East9 top tricksWin the last trickmade 4 -420


West

1 S
North

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

Play
Defense
 
Cope with overcall
Limit jump response
Unblocking play
When to cover honor
Block declarer’s suit
S 3 2
H 10 9 8 3
D A K Q 8
C Q J 10
2 NT by North4 top tricksCash 2 more winnersmade 2 +120


West

Dbl
AP
North

3 D
East

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

Play

Defense
 
Cope with T/O double
Follow up minor raise
Placing enemy cards
Ruff/discard endplay
Honor signal
Underlead to partner
S 2
H A K 7 2
D K 10 6 5 4
C A Q 7
5 D by South8 top tricksWest is endplayedmade 5 +400


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

Play

Defense 
Cope with overcall
Limit raise
Elimination technique
Ruff/discard endplay
When to cover honor
S 9 6 5 4
H J 10 6
D 9 4 3
C A 8 7
4 H by West6 top tricksS endplayed, lose 1made 4 -620


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