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Here Come the Spades!


Oh, what to do! The opponents are coming at you in spades on every hand!


As South, what would you do over East’s opening?

1. None Vul

Table
S K J 2
H A K Q 4 3
D J 10 2
C K 2

West

North

East

2 S
South

_____

2. None Vul

Table
S
H 3 2
D A Q 8 7 6
C A K J 8 4 2

West

North

East

2 S
South

_____

3. None Vul

Table
S A 2
H A 8 4 3
D A K Q J 10
C A K

West

North

East

2 S
South

_____

4. None Vul

Table
S 3
H Q J 10 4 3
D K 2
C A K Q J 2

West

North

East

3 S
South

_____

5. None Vul

Table
S K 2
H 9
D A K Q J 9 7 6
C A 10 2

West

North

East

3 S
South

_____

TopMain 6. None Vul

Table
S
H A K 8 4 3
D K Q 8 2
C J 10 8 4

West

North

East

3 S
South

_____

7. None Vul

Table
S K 7 4
H A 8 2
D K Q 8 2
C K 6 2

West

North

East

3 S
South

_____

8. None Vul

Table
S 2
H A 10 8 7 6 5
D K Q 2
C A K 4

West

North

East

4 S
South

_____

9. None Vul

Table
S K J 9 8
H A 2
D A 8 7 2
C 5 4 3

West

North

East

4 S
South

_____

10. None Vul

Table
S
H A Q 2
D A K Q J 9 4 3
C A J 2

West

North

East

4 S
South

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Answers

1.2 NT

2.4 NT

3.Dbl

4.4 H

5.3 NT

6.Dbl

7.Pass

8.Dbl

9.Pass

10.6 D

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