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Throw-In Plays X


West

6 C
North
3 S
Pass
East
5 C
Pass
South
Pass
Pass
Board 1
None Vul
S K Q J 10 7 5 4
H 6 3
D 10 8 2
C 10
Trick
1 S
2 W
3 E
4 E
5 E
6 E
7 E
8 E
Lead
S 9
S 6
C A
C K
C Q
C 9
C 8
C 7!
2nd
A
K
2
D 3
D 4
D 6
D 9
?
3rd
4
C J
3
4
5
6
S 8
4th
2
3
10
S 5
S 7
S 10
S J
W L
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
S A 8 6
H K 7 4 2
D J 5
C 6 5 4 3
TableS 2
H A Q 5
D K 7
C A K Q J 9 8 7
Bidding
Play 
Combat preempt
Delayed-duck squeeze
S 9 3
H J 10 9 8
D A Q 9 6 4 3
C 2
6 C by East11 top tricksS squeezed, lose 1made 6 -920


West

Pass
AP
North

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

Play 
Balancing bid
Good jump overcall
Delayed-duck squeeze
S A 9 7 6 4
H 10 2
D 6 2
C A 7 4 3
4 H by North10 top tricksE squeezed, lose 1made 6 +680


West

2 S
North

5 H
East

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

Play 
Combat weak two-bid
Combat sacrifice bid
Delayed-duck squeeze
S 9 7 4
H A Q 9 8 5 3
D 8 2
C K 8
5 S by West6 top tricksWin the restmade 5 -650


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

Play 
Balancing bid
Quantitative 4 NT
Delayed-duck squeeze
S J 5
H A 6
D A K Q 9 8 7 6
C K 2
6 D by South11 top tricksW squeezed, lose 1made 6 +1370


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