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MASTER SOLVERS CLUB

June 2018 Contest

Deadline: May 10 at 11:00 a.m. (EST)

Problem A

Matchpoints
Neither side vulnerable
You, South, hold:

J 10 9 7 10 6 4 K 10 5 4 2 7
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
——2 Double3
PassPassDoublePass
?

What call do you make?

 
Problem B

Matchpoints
Neither side vulnerable
You, South, hold:

J 5 2 A K 10 2 A 5 Q 10 7 2
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
——1 NT*Pass2
PassPassDoublePass
?§

*12-14 HCP
natural; weak
§by agreement, 2 NT invitational

What call do you make?

 
Problem C

Matchpoints
Both sides vulnerable
You, South, hold:

3 A J 10 8 2 9 4 3 2 K 10 5
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
————1 Pass
1 NTPass2 Pass
?*

*BWS: 3  is a strong diamond raise not directly related to hearts

What call do you make?

 
Problem D

Imps
Both sides vulnerable
You, South, hold:

A 10 7 6 3 A K Q 5 Q 10 5 J
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
——————3
?*

*BWS: 4  = majors

What call do you make?

 
Problem E

Imps
Neither side vulnerable
You, South, hold:

K 7 7 5 10 9 4 A K Q 10 9 5
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
1 Pass1 Pass
2 Pass2 *Pass
?

*BWS: game-force; if responder has four hearts, he has five-plus diamonds

What call do you make?

 
Problem F

Imps
Neither side vulnerable
You, South, hold:

K Q J 3 2 K 4 K 5 2 7 5 3
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
——3 Double4
?*

*By agreement, 4 NT asks for aces.

What call do you make?

 
Problem G

Imps
Both sides vulnerable
You, South, hold:

Q 10 9 8 5 3 A 5 K 4 2 7 6
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
————1 Pass
1 3 3 Pass
?

What call do you make?

 
Problem H

Matchpoints
North-South vulnerable
You, South, hold:

K 10 3 Q 9 7 2 A 10 4 3 8 5
SOUTHWESTNORTHEAST
——————1
Pass1 Pass2
Pass2 Pass2 NT
Pass3 NT(All Pass)

What is your opening lead?

 
Solver Info
 
 
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