The VS Peferred Honors Asking Relay In Practice

This article will be published together with the "VS Peferred Honors Asking Relay" article in the expert area. We played this hand with a student of mine. Eva Csiby did a nice job in this hand, playing live high level …

Calculating And Timing

This story is not about a very high level problem, seems to be easy, when we respond the right questions before starting the declarer play. Still the hand was misplayed by a star player of BBO, which can be a …

The Last Chance

We played this hand in a Cayne match on BBO. It is a good example, that we have to think with the declarer's mind to have chance to defeat a contract. My partner was my regular partner, Ferenc Zöld, declarer …

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 …

Establishing Tricks In Play

The most important way to win extra tricks in no trump play is establishing a trick. We can use the fact, that we can win a trick only, when we play the highest card of the lead suit to this …

Overview Of Establishing Tricks In No Trump Contracts

1        In no trumps there are two ways of taking tricks, the ones, that we can play out at any time, as the opponents do not have higher cards, these are the certain tricks, the others are the tricks …