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All Strong Club Players Are Now Bidding 2 With Short Diamonds

In ACBL Basic/Basic+ events, that is.

The new convention chart does not appear to allow 1 as a limited opening bid, possibly short in diamonds.  1 is allowed if "Quasi-Natural", one of whose definitions is:

a. A minor suit bid that is either Natural or shows a pattern that meets the definition of a Natural NT opening.

So you can open 1 with say 3=3=2=5 shape ... but there is no provision for a 1 opener that could be as short as 0 or 1, as many strong clubbers currently play.  Since 1 is strong and artificial, the only option with short diamonds appears to be a 2 3-suited opening.

Am I missing something?

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