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when i bid 2NT and then 3/ partner knows nothing besides i have a 6 card minor with slam ambition
Dec. 9
Rafael Sacramento edited this comment Dec. 9
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if i understood well your Q i can either bid 5m directly, invite with 4m or stop in 3m after 2NT - 3 clubs and now pass or bid 3 diamonds
Dec. 9
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no meaning at all; the 2NT puppet is used to deliver a minor suit, either strong or weak
Dec. 9
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3 would show slam interest with clubs :)
Dec. 9
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“2NT has shown ♦ suit OK”
no! 2NT is simply puppet to 3♣
Dec. 9
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as i wrote above, “3 shows slam interest with a diamond suit”
Dec. 9
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what's your blackwood?
Nov. 30
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i really apreciated the tool (the first one) but still dont understand the meaning of the “ratio” column
Nov. 27
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thanks a lot, Craig!
Nov. 24
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Dan: you can chose where to play from: from hand or from dummy
Nov. 24
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At the table it was easier because LHO threw a spade (originally she had 3) before reaching this position, so i played a small card from hand towards the J and she had to go up with an honor
Nov. 24
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Craig: from where did you get those figures? is it more or less the same if suit is HH versus XXX or HHX versus XX)? (X means honor)
Nov. 24
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in real life West did open 1 and, after getting a 2 response, simply rebid 2NT. My Q is the following: what would you have rebid in responder's seat? Let's suppose you bid 3 and then listened to 4. Now what?
Nov. 15
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i meant rebiding a minor, not pass/opening choice
Nov. 15
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rebiding a minor suit 5 card looks awkward, like in this post of mine, too:
https://bridgewinners.com/article/view/bidding-problem-2-bqnjngyj94/
Nov. 15
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That was my vote, but in my opinion 4NT is also sensible

the problem is that opener is more willing to go forward in case of a 5 bid

Here is her hand:
Q53
KQJ96
K9
A65
Nov. 14
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i see from the answers several members doubling: is that intended as a responsive double, or instead as a penalty double?
Nov. 14
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when South asked East for the meaning of 2 he said he had no idea…
Nov. 14
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first or second round control: either A, K, sigleton or void
Nov. 14
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looks like opener wanted to keep 5 card majors out of 1NT opening
Nov. 14
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