P266 CEEFAX 266 Wed 27 Jan 21:10/10  1/3       INTERNATIONAL CLUB P2OBLEM 12 QUESTION This week a dudl8 play problem. As East you arrive in 6NT with no opposite bid:  S: K.Q. N S: A,J,2. H: A,10,3N g E H: Q,JN D: J,8,7,6,4. S D: A,Q,3. C: K,10,4N C: A,Q,J,9,8. South leads 10 of Spades; you win with QueenN You play 4 of Diamonds from dumlx; North discards 4 of Hearts. How do you recover? Mord
P266 CEEFAX 266 Wed 27 Jan 20:04/10  1/3     MM   INTERNATIONAL   !+'%// CLUB P OB DDQUESTIOF This week a d5ll8 play problem As East you arrive in 6FT with no oppoq—te bid:  S: K.Q N S: A,J,  H: A,10,3N g E H: Q,J D: J,8,7,6,4. S D: A,Q,1 C: K,10,4. C: A,Q,J,9,8 South leads 10 of Spadds; you win with QudenN You play 4 of Diamonds from duDlx; North discards 4 of Hearts How do you —ecover? Mord
P266 CEEFAX 266 Wed 27 Jan 21:00/10  2/3       INTERNATIONAL CLUB P2OBLEM 12 ANS'FR If you kept your head when North hfld out on the first round of Diamonds, this was not too difficultN You should win the Ace of Diamonds and continue with a low Diamond, putting South in an impossible positionN If he takes King of Diamonds you have 3 Diamond tricks to go with your 5 Clubs, 3 Spades and a Heart. If he ducks, you win Jack of Diamonds in dumly and return to hand with a Club to take a Heart finesseN It loses but you have 5 Clubs, 2 Diamonds, 2 Hearts and 3 SpadesN More
P266 CEEFAX 266 Wed 27 Jan 21:01/01  3/3       INTERNATIONAL CLUB P2OBLEM 12 ANSgER S: 6,5,4,3N H: K,9,6,5,4. D: C: 7,5,3,2. S: K,Q. N S: A,J,2. H: A,10,3N g E H: Q,JN D: J,8,7,6,4. S D: A,Q,3N C: K,10,4. C: A,Q,J,9,8. S: 10,9,8,7N H: 8,7,2. D: K,10,9,3,2N C: 6. Contract: 6NT by East Mord