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One Heart vs Four Hearts

Third seat, any HCP

A total of 7 cases occurred in 40,069 deals from 72 major events 1996-2014.
Cases with swings of 2+ IMPs are shown here, most recent first.


2011 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 11 H NS4 H NS
Case 1
E-W Vul
S Q J 10 4
H 2
D 10 7
C 10 8 7 5 4 2
Schermer
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S A
S 3
H 3
H K
H Q
D 5
C A
D K
Krekorian
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
4
10
A
4
9
A
5
8
Chambers
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
7
K
5
C 2
C 4
7
6
10
Casen
South
1 H
4 H


4th
8
2
2
7
8
4
H 6
Beatty
West

Pass


Lead
D A
S A
S 3
D 4
H 2
Bramley
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
7
4
10
5
Jacobs
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
2
7
K
8
Welland
South
4 H



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


Par +140
3 H NS
S 8 2
H A K Q J 10 6
D K Q 6 5 3
C


4 H +104 H 10-04 H South -1-504 H South =+420


2010 USBC Quarterfinal, Segment 61 H NS4 H NS
Case 2
None Vul
S J 4 3
H K
D 10 9 8 4
C K 9 8 5 3
Wildavsky
West

1 S
AP

Lead
S Q
H 2
D 4
H A
Fleisher
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
3
4
5
Q
Doub
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
8
K
A
C 3
Kamil
South
1 H
3 H


4th
A
3
7
9
Stansby
West

Pass


Lead
S K
H 2
D 4
H A
C 10
D Q
H 10
Boyd
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
3
4
6
J
A
8
Q
Martel
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
6
K
A
C 3
5
2
C 8
Robinson
South
4 H



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


Par +420
4 H South
S A 7 5
H A 10 8 7 6 5 2
D A
C Q 10

4 H +64 H 16-03 H South +1+1704 H South =+420


2008 World Championship Final, Segment 31 H NS4 H NS
Case 3
None Vul
S J 7 5
H 8 7 4
D A 7 5
C 9 7 6 5
Malinowski
West

1 S
5 S



Lead
H 8
D K
D 4
H 3
S K
S Q
C 4
H 2
D 8
S A
Versace
North
Pass
2 H
AP



2nd
Q
3
S 6
4
3
H 9
2
7
9
Sandqvist
East
Pass
4 S




3rd
K
5
7
S 2
8
9
K
S 4
S 10
Lauria
South
1 H
5 H




4th
6
2
6
5
5
7
5
J
A
Duboin
West

4 S
Pass
Pass
Dbl

Lead
H 2
H K
H J
D 4
Townsend
North
Pass
Pass
5 H
6 H
AP

2nd
4
3
6
3
Sementa
East
Pass
Pass
5 S
Pass


3rd
Q
7
8
Gold
South
4 H
5 D
Pass
Pass


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


Par -100
6 H× NS -1
S 3
H A K J 10 9 5
D K Q 10 9 4
C 2






4 H +84 H 24-05 S West =-4506 H× South -1-100


2008 Vanderbilt Quarterfinal, Segment 11 H NS4 H NS
Case 4
Both Vul
S Q 10 9 5 2
H Q 8
D Q J 9 3
C 8 6
Jacobs
West

Pass
AP

Lead
D 2
H J
D 5
S 7
H 6
D J
D 9
Rubin
North
Pass
1 S


2nd
3
K
7
3
Q
6
8
Katz
East
Pass
Dbl


3rd
K
2
Q
K
C 4
C 2
C J
Ekeblad
South
1 H
2 H


4th
10
8
A
2
3
4
H 10
Jansma
West

Pass


Lead
S A
H 2
D 10
C 4
D 5
C 5
C 9
Weinstein
North
Pass
Pass


2nd
2
8
7
A
2
J
H Q
Verhees
East
Pass
Pass


3rd
J
J
J
3
9
K
Levin
South
4 H



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


Par -110
3 C EW
S 3
H A K 9 7 5 4 3
D 10 5
C A J 2

1 H +84 H 24-82 H South +1+1404 H South -2-200


2006 USBC Semifinal, Segment 11 H NS4 H NS
Case 5
None Vul
S Q 9 8 4 2
H 7 3
D A 5 3
C Q 5 2
Sontag
West

1 S
Pass

Lead
D 4
S K
D J
H 3
H A
Ekeblad
North
Pass
1 NT
3 NT

2nd
6
2
A
9
2
Bates
East
Pass
Pass
AP

3rd
K
7
7
Q
7
Rubin
South
1 H
3 H


4th
5
J
8
4
K
Greco
West

4 S


Lead
H 7
H Q
D 9
Larsen
North
Pass
Dbl


2nd
K
4
J
Hampson
East
Pass
AP


3rd
A
3
A
Meltzer
South
4 H



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


Par +300
4 C× East -2
S J
H A Q J 10 8 6 5
D 9 8 6
C A 10
4 H +164 H 40-83 NT North =+4004 S× West -7+1700
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