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Playing an IMPS match - 18 board 20 VP - Butler Imp with the field.  All green

You finish in 3NT as per below and get the 4H lead (4th best - 2nd from 4 bad).

North
A1063
AK105
J9
Q83
South
K52
Q8
AK7632
54
W
N
E
S
1
P
1
P
1NT
P
3NT
P
P
P

System was SNT so 1C can be short, 1S showed diamonds.  1NT was a wnt range, 3NT to play.

You play the 8H in dummy and RHO plays the 6H....

 

There is no (decent chance) route to 9 tricks on this hand without losing a trick somewhere, which of course will invite the switch you fear in clubs.

Now if clubs have split honours (your guard will fail) in a 4-4 split there is nothing you can do if the opp find this.  But if the break is 5-3 with split honours, you could construct a blockage by saving the queen for the third round, if LHO had to open up the suit.

 

So what play looks better?  Playing for diamonds 3-2 with the Queen hopefully with East to make the club switch less effective.

Or play for spades 3-3 with split honours or both with East by ducking a spade to him?

Or other (including options like winning in hand and trying to run the bare JD etc)

 

Win in dummy, small diamond towards the Jack
Win in dummy - spade to the Ten (assuming West plays small)
Other - please comment :)

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