Re: You are Dealer
On 10/17/2011 02:34 AM, Will in New Haven wrote:
You are Dealer, East, everyone vul at matchpoints.
You have AK875 K7 AK K654
What is your initial action?
You know me, so you know I opened 1S, but what is your bid?
1S. Good controls, but not enough to
show a strong two in spades despite the
only modest five card suit.
- Re: Action over a Weak Two
... they have just as much room _to bid 3H_ over a 3D bid. ... hopeful that RHO would decide to compete to 3C or 3D. ... Perhaps on a marginal hand it guarantees 4 spades, ... Moreover while diamonds might be a 3 card suit, ...
- Re: quick poll
... by others you cannot conclude the opponents have spades. ... seat, so the question is, are you prepared to pass this in second seat ... You will certainly bid 1S. ... a six card suit, which you do, and it says you have six to ten points, ...
- Re: Double or Overcall
... If you double, and partner bids one no trump, do you pass or bid 2 ... I'm in the camp that will bid 1H on this hand. ... that concept as the hearts are much better than the spades. ... troublesome distribution is 4531 where your 3 card suit is opener's ...
- Re: Current wisdom on TOX
... Thomas Dehn wrote: ... >> Now which opponent's suit on the two level can you bid, ... no real "suit of my own" to bid, extra values but only three Spades. ...
- Re: Strong Club auction
... showing 5+ clubs and 4 spades. ... With gf in spades would have bid ... 2c/2d/2s 5 card suit with 4 h's ... i think you pretty much have to play roman 2d with this scheme. ...