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Wayne Burrows
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Tempo question ( too fast over a jump)
As I said the last person to insta bid in a high level auction against me had the hand or the equivalent that you say is ruled out - a balancedish minimum. Thinking back I can think of several other situations where the insta bidder had nothing like the perfect cards ...
Suit combination: QJ8x opposite A7xxx
There are reasons to not take the finesse. Those reasons might depend on the rest of the hand. For example, there might not be convenient entries or their might be a danger of an adverse ruff.
Suit combination: QJ8x opposite A7xxx
Running the queen is also the best play for the maximum number of tricks.
The Most Amazing Grand
You might get there on the Q lead but on a neutral trump lead, as described, I can't see any reason to play north rather than south for the A and once you play north for the A you still need all of the other significant spades with south ...
The Most Amazing Grand
On the trump lead variation, in practice you wouldn't play the K (without some significant other information). The transferring of the menace requires one hand to hold the QJT9 and north to hold the A but without that manoeuvre the squeeze might be operating with the correct hand ...
Tempo question ( too fast over a jump)
I think you are partially mistaken. The law is that the UI must demonstrably suggests one call over another. Now we have to know the method and style of the player concerned. Your example is not a 5 bid for me. I have four plus losers and no real ...
Tempo question ( too fast over a jump)
Mike Ma: What hand do you imagine that partner could have with two quick heart losers that would bid 5?
A Reply to David Yates' Articles
Thanks. Your work is very interesting. I think there is at least one other hand with one player missing.
A Reply to David Yates' Articles
Is there a reason Garozzo's partner is not named on page nine?
Tempo question ( too fast over a jump)
I expect my partner to double 3NT in search of 3NT almost always with two or more hearts and no stopper.
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