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Balancing Auctions


Fill in the missing calls for West and East.

1. None Vul

S 3 2
H Q 10 8 7
D J 7 6
C A K 6 4
TableS Q 5 4
H J 4
D K Q 10
C Q J 8 7 3

West



_____

_____
North

1 S

2 S

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

Pass

3 S

2. N-S Vul

S 4
H K 9 8 7 4
D K 10 9 6
C K 8 7
TableS A 10 7 2
H J 6 3
D A 4
C Q 6 4 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 S

2 S
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

Pass

3. E-W Vul

S A 4 3
H A K Q 9 8 2
D 4
C 10 6 3
TableS K 10 5 2
H 4 3
D A K 7 5 3
C 9 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 D

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

Pass

4. Both Vul

S J 5 3
H A J 6
D J 7 6 4
C A 10 5
TableS K 10 9 2
H 9 5 4
D A 9
C K 9 8 3

West



_____
North

1 H

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

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S A Q 6 5
H A Q 4
D K 3
C K 6 5 2
TableS 4 3
H K 8 2
D Q J 6 5 4
C Q J 10

West



_____

_____
North

1 S

Pass

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

Pass

Pass

6. N-S Vul

S J 10 8 7 6 5
H 6
D 7 6 2
C A K 5
TableS 4 3
H A Q 9 7 5
D A 8 3
C 10 9 2

West



_____
North

1 NT

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

7. E-W Vul

S Q J 4
H A 9 6
D K J 10 4
C K J 10
TableS 9 8 2
H K 10 7 4 3
D 8 3
C A 8 5

West



_____
North

1 NT

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

8. Both Vul

S Q J 7 5
H A 7 4
D 10 5 2
C K 9 3
TableS K 9 8 2
H 3 2
D K Q 9 7
C 10 8 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 H

Pass

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

2 H

Pass

3 H

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S Q 9 8
H A Q 9 8 5
D 5 4
C J 10 7
TableS A 5
H 6 3
D K J 10 7
C Q 9 6 5 4

West



_____

_____
North

1 S

Pass

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

2 S

Pass

10. N-S Vul

S A 10 6 5 4
H K J 3
D 6 2
C Q 5 3
TableS 7 3
H A Q 9 2
D A 5 4
C 9 8 7 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 D

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

2 D

Pass

11. E-W Vul

S 9 4
H K 10 6 5 3
D A J 10 6
C 8 7
TableS A J 7 6
H 4 2
D K 9 4 3
C Q J 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 C

2 C

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

1 S

Pass

12. Both Vul

S 10 9 4
H K Q 9 6 4
D A 2
C 10 8 4
TableS K J 7 6
H 7 3
D J 8 7 3
C A J 3

West



_____

_____
North

1 D

1 NT
East

_____

_____
South

1 S

Pass

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Answers

1.Pass
Dbl3 C
PassPass

2.Pass
2 H3 H
Pass

3.Pass
2 H4 H
Pass

4.Pass
1 NTPass

5.Pass
Dbl2 D
2 NT3 NT

6.Pass
2 SPass

7.Pass
DblPass

8.Pass
PassDbl
2 SPass

9.Pass
Pass2 NT
3 CPass

10.Pass
Pass2 H
Pass

11.Pass
PassPass
Dbl2 D

12.Pass
PassPass
Pass

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