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Bridge Problem by Patrick Jourdain
Bridge Problem 252 for January 2011
How should West play Six Notrumps on a club lead?
An answer to Bridge problem 252
West should win the lead in the west hand and play a low diamond from both hands. Win any return, cross to the king of diamonds and cash the top clubs throwing the two losing spades from hand.
The concession of a diamond at trick two guards against the possibility that one defender has four cards in both minors.
An additional problem for January 2011
Try these clues to a bridge crossword:
(a) Fast food order for two? (4-3, 6)
(b) Shun material inquiry (9)
An answer to an additional problem
(a) Take-out double
This article has been published with permission from Bridge Magazine.