Phases of the No Trump Play

There are two very different phase of the no trump play, which has to be planned both by the declarer and defenders in the beginning of the play. The exact time to do that is when dummy puts his hand …

Defence Against Suit Contracts Part 4. Lead Priority

It is very important to know, that opening lead is a difficult task, which has to be selected very carefully in the suit contract, because in case of active lead, declarer can use the fact of putting the 4th card …

Rebids After Take Out Double Over Negative Responses:

The rebids of overcaller should consider, that partner was almost forced to bid, therefore he may have very weak hands, sometimes he has to bid a 3 card suit, and the overcaller should take care of showing normal "A"

Thoughts About The Long Suit Game Try

The old-fashioned way of long suit game try is that after discovering a major fit on the 2-level, we show our other long suit, and we ask the partner to evaluate his hand regarding how he can help our second …

One Over One, The 1st Level Suit Responses

One over one responses happen on every second board, so it pays to know the basics well. The principle is, that when we have a 4 card suit and at least 6 points or an Ace, we have to respond …

Answers To The Take Out Double

Take out double can hold a very strong hand, even with a void in any suit. Therefore take out double can be seen as a forcing bid, and has to be answered also with 0 points. 

Opening Lead Conventions

What are the suggested opening lead conventions against suit? Well, that's not an easy craft to master.…