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Throw-In Plays IX


West

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

Play 
Optional double
Penalty double
Trump sacrifice throw-in
S A 8 2
H A K Q J 9 2
D J 10 9
C 5
2 H by South7 top tricksEast is endplayedmade 2 +110


West

Dbl
4 H
North

Pass
AP
East
Pass
2 D
South
1 S
Pass
Board 2
N-S Vul
S 6
H 9 8 5
D 9 7 6 3
C Q 10 7 5 4
Trick
1 N
2 S
3 N
4 W
5 W
6 W
7 W
8 W
9 W
10 W
Lead
S 6
S 9
D 7
H A
H K
H Q
H J
H 10
H 2
C A
2nd
2
Q
4
5
9
C 7
C 4
D 3
D 6
5
3rd
A
H 8
10
6
7
C 2
C 8
D 5
C 9
D 8
4th
K
3
A
3
4
S 5
C 6
C J
C K
?
W L
0 1
0 2
1 2
2 2
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 2
7 2
S K Q 10
H A K Q J 10 2
D A 2
C A 3
TableS J 4 3 2
H 7 6
D J 8 5 4
C 9 8 2
Play Stepping-stone squeeze S A 9 8 7 5
H 4 3
D K Q 10
C K J 6
4 H by West8 top tricksS squeezed, lose 1made 4 -420


West

Pass
1 NT
4 S
North

1 H
Pass
AP
East

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

Play
Defense 
Resp to suit overcall
Rebid by overcaller
Stepping-stone squeeze
Suit preference signal
S 6 5 4
H 3
D 9 7 4 3
C K J 10 9 2
4 S by East7 top tricksWin the last trickmade 4 -620


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

Play 
Opening 2 C & response
Quantitative 4 NT
Stepping-stone squeeze
S 9 4 2
H 3
D A 9 8 7 6
C 7 6 5 4
6 NT by North11 top tricksE squeezed, lose 1made 6 +1440


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