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Thomas van der Hoeden
Thomas van der Hoeden
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Member Since
Jan. 6, 2017
Last Seen
5 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
Country
Netherlands

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Member of Bridge Club(s)
BOC Kennemerland
Favorite Conventions
Four card majors and weak NT.
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Systems on?
Assuming imps, weak hand with reds? That's the hand you could accept the undercall without risking a disaster, because you know that you did not discuss system on / off.
Thomas van der Hoeden's lead problem: 964 K952 J875 K2
Nope, careful play will always see 3NT home.
Thomas van der Hoeden's lead problem: 964 K952 J875 K2
Thanks for your comments, and Richard is right, one should ask before leading, which I didn't do, before going all in with the K. What was partner supposed to do but signal his delight, holding JTxxx and A? Of course all went moot when neither of us held the ...
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
That's a nice treatment Martin.
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
Good question. DD has no transfer responses to 1. After 1 - 1 (7+ hcp and 4+ spades) you can rebid 1NT with 11-12 1444 shape. After 1 - 1 (negative or diamonds or something special) there is no problem in DD, opener can rebid hearts. Playing ...
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
That is possible in both treatments. Popular nowadays to pile all balanced hands in 1, but you will have problems sorting the minor ambiguity out, if you get the chance that is. I am not at all sure unbalanced diamond provides enough compensation for these problems. Add in the ...
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
I played transfer acceptance showing 3-fit for some years, with 2 opening showing 18-19 bal as in big bang to avoid the unwanted jump 2NT rebid by opener (and protecting 18-19 from weak jump overcalls). Resonding to 2 18-19 is a bit swingy if you have a bad ...
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
polish club international is available at https://jassem.pl/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Polish_Club-2010.html for those interested
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
1 - 1 (no major) - 1NT = 12-14 bal 2 = 18-19 non forcing
Dutch doubleton or transfer responses?
You just did, didn't you?
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