vg|HKCBA Mixed Team Trial Finals,4,I,1,16,WW Cho,107,KW Tam,168| rs|3NW=,3NW=,4CW-1,3NE=,4SN=,4SN=,3HS=,2SW-1,3CW=,3DN-1,3HE-2,3HE-2,2SW+1,3NS-2,4HN+1,4HN+1,1NSx+1,1NS+2,2NN=,1NN+2,3SS=,3SN=,7DN=,7DN=,4SN=,5HN-1,2NW-2,3NW-3,5CW=,3NE+3,3NW=,3NW+1| pn|Corona Tsu,William Ch,W W Cho,Nancy Neum,W Simpson,David Ip,K W Tam,Elaine Lu|pg|| qx|o1|st||md|3SQJ2HJ852DAK6CQJT,SK4HKQTDJ75CA7643,ST9765H9764DQ8C82,SA83HA3DT9432CK95|sv|o|mb|p|mb|1D|mb|d|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|sT|nt|hkMP: welcome to the HKCBA APBF Mixed Team Selection Trial|pg|| pc|s3|pc|sJ|pc|sK|pg|| pc|c3|pc|c2|pc|cK|pc|cT|pg|| pc|c5|pc|cJ|pc|cA|pc|c8|pg|| nt|hkMP: this is segment 4 (of 6) of the Final, and we are going to play three sets today|pg|| pc|c4|pc|h7|pc|c9|pc|cQ|pg|| nt|hkMP: starting at 1pm, 3:30pm and 6:45pm|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c1|st||md|3SQJ2HJ852DAK6CQJT,SK4HKQTDJ75CA7643,ST9765H9764DQ8C82,SA83HA3DT9432CK95|sv|o|mb|p|mb|1D|nt|leocheung: Hello all.. Here is 4th round of HK Mixed Team Trial Final |pg|| mb|d|mb|3N|nt|leocheung: There are totally six rounds and will be finished today |pg|| mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: Both side playing 2/1 system. |pg|| pc|sT|nt|leocheung: Seems 9 tricks to E/W: 2S, 3H and 4C |pg|| pc|s3|pc|s2|pc|sK|pg|| pc|c4|pc|c2|pc|c9|pc|cJ|pg|| pc|h2|pc|hT|pc|h4|pc|hA|pg|| pc|cK|pc|cQ|pc|c3|pc|c8|pg|| pc|c5|pc|cT|pc|cA|pc|s5|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|o2|st||md|4SJ76HJ6DT98753CA5,SA83H53DJCJT98742,SK942HAQT97DQ2CQ6,SQT5HK842DAK64CK3|sv|n|nt|hkMP: KW Tam's team is leading WW Cho's team by 61 IMPs after three segments|pg|| mb|1N|mb|p|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|2N|mb|p|mb|3C|nt|hkMP: 1NT=14-16|pg|| nt|hkMP: 2@s=@c|pg|| nt|hkMP: 2NT=good @c support|pg|| mb|d|an|T/O|mb|p|nt|hkMP: WW Cho's team won the other teams by more than two matches during the double round-robin!|pg|| nt|hkMP: let's see if they can grab the IMPs back|pg|| mb|3D|mb|4C|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|dQ|nt|hkMP: this @dQ looks like a lead from doubleton @d|pg|| pc|dA|pc|d3|pc|dJ|pg|| pc|dK|pc|d5|pc|h3|pc|d2|pg|| nt|hkMP: declarer needs to avoid North from ruffing @d with an @c honor|pg|| pc|hK|pc|h6|pc|h5|pc|hA|pg|| nt|hkMP: after this @dK, South needs to be altered and gives partner a ruff in @d|pg|| pc|hQ|pc|h2|pc|hJ|pc|c2|pg|| pc|cJ|pc|c6|pc|cK|pc|cA|pg|| pc|c5|pc|cT|pc|cQ|pc|c3|pg|| pc|hT|pc|h4|pc|s6|pc|c4|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s2|pc|s5|pc|s7|pg|| pc|s3|pc|sK|pc|sT|pc|sJ|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c2|st||md|4SJ76HJ6DT98753CA5,SA83H53DJCJT98742,SK942HAQT97DQ2CQ6,SQT5HK842DAK64CK3|sv|n|nt|leocheung: KW Tam's Team is leading 61IMPS, 47 boards to go |pg|| mb|1N|nt|leocheung: In fact WW Cho teams won all 8 matches in round robin|pg|| mb|p|mb|3C|nt|leocheung: Let's see if they can do it again today or not|pg|| mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: West 3C is invite with long C|pg|| pc|d7|nt|leocheung: I guess normally it needs better suit quality. West may upgrade his hand with 7th Club |pg|| pc|dJ|pc|dQ|nt|leocheung: South leads D7 instead of DT |pg|| pc|dA|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c5|pc|c2|pc|c6|pg|| pc|c3|pc|cA|pc|c4|pc|cQ|pg|| pc|dT|pc|h3|pc|d2|pc|d4|pg|| pc|d9|pc|s3|pc|h7|pc|dK|pg|| pc|s5|pc|s6|pc|sA|pc|s2|pg|| pc|cJ|mc|9|pg|| qx|o3|st||md|1S8HAKJ985D762C982,S95H762DKJT95CJ54,SAKQ642H3DA4CKQ76,SJT73HQT4DQ83CAT3|sv|e|nt|hkMP: btw, EW of the other table made an 3NT that looks impossible !|pg|| nt|hkMP: 10 IMPs to WW Cho|pg|| mb|2D|an|Weak M (6+)|mb|p|nt|hkMP: 2@d=weak 6+M|pg|| mb|4S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|d3|pc|d2|pc|dJ|pc|dA|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s3|pc|s8|pc|s5|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s7|pc|d6|pc|s9|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|sT|pc|d7|pc|d5|pg|| pc|h3|pc|h4|pc|hA|pc|h2|pg|| pc|hK|pc|h6|pc|d4|pc|hT|pg|| pc|c2|pc|c4|pc|cK|pc|cA|pg|| pc|dQ|pc|h5|pc|dK|pc|s2|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c3|pc|c8|pc|c5|pg|| mc|10|pg|| qx|c3|st||md|1S8HAKJ985D762C982,S95H762DKJT95CJ54,SAKQ642H3DA4CKQ76,SJT73HQT4DQ83CAT3|sv|e|mb|2D!|mb|p|nt|leocheung: lucky 3NT, south can rethink her ducking of CA.. (in case East CKQx, her ducking is meaningless. And in case East is holding KQ doubleton, CA won and return S may kill dummy's entry)|pg|| mb|2N!|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 2D is Multi, either weak M|pg|| nt|leocheung: 2NT is asking |pg|| mb|3C!|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 3C is minimum of weak H |pg|| mb|4S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|d3|nt|leocheung: seems 1S and 2C loser |pg|| pc|d2|pc|d9|pc|dA|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s3|pc|s8|pc|s5|pg|| nt|leocheung: although playing HQ onside 50% is higher to 33 Club case... |pg|| pc|sK|pc|s7|pc|d7|pc|s9|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|sT|pc|d6|pc|d5|pg|| nt|leocheung: but in case heart finesse going wrongly, it will cause more down|pg|| nt|leocheung: so, likely HAK discard a D then playing some good break in C such as 33 or JT doubleton|pg|| pc|h3|pc|h4|pc|hA|pc|h7|pg|| pc|hK|pc|h6|pc|d4|pc|hT|pg|| pc|c2|pc|c5|pc|cK|pc|cA|pg|| pc|d8|pc|h5|pc|dJ|pc|s2|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c3|pc|c8|pc|c4|pg|| pc|c6|pc|cT|pc|c9|pc|cJ|pg|| mc|10|pg|| qx|o4|st||md|2SKT96HK942DJCKQ98,SAQ542HQJ6DA82CT6,S8HAT87DK543CJ743,SJ73H53DQT976CA52|sv|b|mb|1S|mb|p|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|p|nt|hkMP: will North reopen?|pg|| mb|d|mb|p|nt|hkMP: yup... here it is. So, NS will most probably be playing 3@h|pg|| mb|3H|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|cT|pc|c3|pc|c2|pc|cK|pg|| pc|dJ|pc|d2|pc|dK|pc|d7|pg|| pc|d3|pc|d6|pc|h2|pc|d8|pg|| pc|h4|pc|h6|pc|hA|pc|h3|pg|| pc|d4|pc|d9|pc|h9|pc|dA|pg|| pc|hK|pc|hJ|pc|h7|pc|h5|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c6|pc|c4|pc|cA|pg|| nt|hkMP: with one loser on each suit now, means 140 for NS|pg|| pc|sJ|pc|sK|pc|sA|pc|s8|pg|| nt|hkMP: 3 more IMPs for WW Cho|pg|| pc|hQ|pc|h8|pc|c5|pc|s6|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c4|st||md|2SKT96HK942DJCKQ98,SAQ542HQJ6DA82CT6,S8HAT87DK543CJ743,SJ73H53DQT976CA52|sv|b|mb|1S|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|mb|2D|nt|leocheung: Cards are quite favourite to declarer in first 3 boards, would players bid more aggressively? |pg|| nt|leocheung: 1NT is F1|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 2D promising 3xD|pg|| mb|d|mb|p|mb|2H|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|hA|pc|h3|pc|h2|pc|h6|pg|| nt|leocheung: Seems 2S -1|pg|| pc|h8|pc|h5|pc|hK|pc|hQ|pg|| nt|leocheung: 2H, 1C, 1D and 2S loser.. |pg|| pc|dJ|pc|dA|pc|d3|pc|d6|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s8|pc|s3|pc|s6|pg|| pc|s2|pc|d4|pc|sJ|pc|sK|pg|| pc|cK|nt|leocheung: Both pairs playing UDCA signal |pg|| pc|c6|pc|c4|pc|cA|pg|| pc|s7|pc|sT|pc|sQ|pc|hT|pg|| pc|d2|pc|dK|pc|d7|pc|h4|pg|| pc|d5|pc|d9|pc|s9|pc|d8|pg|| mc|7|pg|| qx|o5|st||md|3SAKT54HT62DT987C4,S96HA853DQCQJT982,S732HKQJ4DAK64C73,SQJ8H97DJ532CAK65|sv|n|nt|hkMP: should be 1 IMP for NS, as EW goes down 1 vulnerable on the other table|pg|| mb|1D|mb|p|mb|1S|mb|3C|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|hK|pc|h7|nt|hkMP: this 3@c did preempted the opponents|pg|| pc|h6|pc|h3|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c5|st||md|3SAKT54HT62DT987C4,S96HA853DQCQJT982,S732HKQJ4DAK64C73,SQJ8H97DJ532CAK65|sv|n|mb|1D|mb|p|mb|1S|mb|3C|nt|leocheung: EW has 3C contract while NS has 3S|pg|| mb|d|mb|p|nt|leocheung: North's double showing extra instead of 3xS|pg|| mb|3D|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: East may bid 4C now|pg|| nt|leocheung: oopss|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c4|pc|cQ|pc|c3|pg|| nt|leocheung: There is trump control problem for 3D contract|pg|| pc|s8|pc|sA|pc|s6|pc|s3|pg|| pc|d7|pc|dQ|pc|dA|pc|d2|pg|| nt|leocheung: Small D now maybe better|pg|| pc|c7|pc|c5|pc|d8|pc|cJ|pg|| pc|h2|pc|h3|pc|hK|pc|h7|pg|| pc|s2|pc|sQ|pc|sK|pc|s9|pg|| pc|d9|pc|c2|pc|d4|pc|dJ|pg|| pc|h9|pc|hT|pc|hA|pc|h4|pg|| pc|h8|pc|hQ|pc|d3|pc|h6|pg|| pc|d5|pc|dT|pc|cT|pc|dK|pg|| pc|hJ|pc|c6|pc|s4|pc|h5|pg|| pc|d6|pc|cA|mc|8|pg|| qx|o6|st||md|4SA6H763D632CKT763,S852HJT5DAQJ94C52,SKT973H94DKT5CAQJ,SQJ4HAKQ82D87C984|sv|e|mb|1H|mb|p|mb|2H|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|3D|nt|hkMP: looks like 3@s was makable on the previous contract|pg|| mb|p|mb|3H|nt|hkMP: *previous board 5|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|sA|pc|s2|pc|s3|pc|sJ|pg|| pc|s6|pc|s5|pc|sK|pc|s4|pg|| nt|hkMP: about to go two off on this 3@h|pg|| pc|s7|pc|sQ|pc|h3|pc|s8|pg|| pc|d6|nt|hkMP: there are just no way for declarer to park the losers|pg|| pc|dQ|pc|dK|pc|d7|pg|| pc|cA|pc|c4|pc|c3|pc|c2|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c8|pc|cK|pc|c5|pg|| pc|c6|pc|hJ|pc|cJ|pc|c9|pg|| mc|7|pg|| qx|c6|st||md|4SA6H763D632CKT763,S852HJT5DAQJ94C52,SKT973H94DKT5CAQJ,SQJ4HAKQ82D87C984|sv|e|mb|1H|mb|p|mb|2H|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|3H|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 3H likely -2|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s2|pc|s3|pc|sJ|pg|| pc|s6|pc|s5|pc|sK|pc|s4|pg|| pc|sT|pc|sQ|pc|h3|pc|s8|pg|| pc|d6|pc|dJ|pc|dK|pc|d8|pg|| pc|cA|pc|c4|pc|c3|pc|c2|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c8|pc|c6|pc|c5|pg|| pc|s9|pc|c9|pc|d2|pc|hJ|pg|| mc|7|pg|| qx|o7|st||md|1SA985HQ8DKJT2CAJ2,SKQJT6HKT9D4CK863,S43HJ7654DA87CQT7,S72HA32DQ9653C954|sv|b|mb|1N|mb|2S|an|S+m|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|h4|nt|myfish: hi all, I am one of your commentator, John|pg|| nt|hkMP: leading @h here gives declarer the contract|pg|| pc|h2|pc|hQ|nt|hkMP: hi John|pg|| pc|hK|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s3|pc|s2|pc|sA|pg|| nt|myfish: hi Martin |pg|| pc|c2|pc|cK|pc|c7|pc|c4|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|s4|pc|s7|pc|s5|pg|| pc|sJ|pc|h7|pc|d3|pc|s8|pg|| pc|sT|pc|h5|pc|d5|pc|s9|pg|| pc|c3|pc|cT|pc|c5|pc|cJ|pg|| pc|cA|pc|c6|pc|cQ|pc|c9|pg|| pc|d2|pc|d4|pc|dA|pc|d6|pg|| pc|d8|pc|d9|nt|myfish: ok this is a good result for EW|pg|| pc|dJ|pc|s6|pg|| pc|c8|pc|d7|pc|dQ|pc|dT|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c7|st||md|1SA985HQ8DKJT2CAJ2,SKQJT6HKT9D4CK863,S43HJ7654DA87CQT7,S72HA32DQ9653C954|sv|b|nt|leocheung: You may visit this link for Mixed Team Trial official result |pg|| nt|leocheung: https://www.bridgewebs.com/cgi-bin/bwom/bw.cgi?pid=display_rank&event=20210123_1&club=hkcba|pg|| mb|1N|mb|2S!|nt|leocheung: 2S is S+m|pg|| nt|leocheung: 1NT by South is 14-16 hcp|pg|| mb|2N!|mb|3C!|nt|leocheung: 2NT is LEB, asking partner to bid 3C, then North plans to bid 3H to play |pg|| mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 3C by East is P/C|pg|| mb|3H|mb|p|nt|leocheung: trying to fit partner minor (she bets partner's 2S is 55 instead of 54)|pg|| mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|sK|nt|leocheung: South's 3NT is too aggressive (Or maybe she thought 3H is GF ?)|pg|| nt|leocheung: West is very kind not double 3NT|pg|| nt|leocheung: given up East free bid 3C, West quite sure 3NT can't be made, especially he has good H stopper |pg|| nt|leocheung: given that*|pg|| pc|s3|pc|s2|pc|s5|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|s4|pc|s7|nt|leocheung: In Chinese, we call this pass as "run chicken" |pg|| pc|sA|pg|| pc|d2|pc|d4|pc|dA|pc|d3|pg|| pc|d8|pc|d5|pc|dT|pc|c3|pg|| nt|leocheung: @@ Operator, please correct South's name as "W Simpsom"|pg|| pc|c2|nt|leocheung: Thanks|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c7|pc|c9|pg|| pc|sJ|pc|h4|pc|h2|pc|s8|pg|| pc|sT|pc|h6|pc|h3|pc|s9|pg|| pc|s6|pc|cT|pc|c5|pc|h8|pg|| pc|hT|pc|h5|pc|hA|pc|hQ|pg|| pc|c4|pc|cJ|pc|c6|pc|cQ|pg|| pc|d7|pc|d9|pc|dJ|pc|h9|pg|| mc|7|pg|| qx|o8|st||md|2S96HKJDKJT87CJ952,SAJ4H987D963CKQT8,SKQ7HAQT6532DA4C7,ST8532H4DQ52CA643|sv|o|nt|myfish: netting an overtrick|pg|| mb|p|mb|1H|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|mb|4H|mb|p|nt|myfish: not a swingy hand, it is likely for NS to get 400 to 500|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|pc|s8|pc|s6|pc|sA|pc|s7|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c7|pc|c3|pc|c2|pg|| pc|c8|pc|hQ|pc|c4|pc|c5|pg|| pc|h2|pc|h4|pc|hK|pc|h7|pg|| pc|hJ|pc|h8|pc|h3|pc|s2|pg|| mc|11|pg|| qx|c8|st||md|2S96HKJDKJT87CJ952,SAJ4H987D963CKQT8,SKQ7HAQT6532DA4C7,ST8532H4DQ52CA643|sv|o|mb|p|mb|1H|mb|1S|mb|p|mb|2H!|nt|leocheung: Both ladies are quite aggressive in bidding|pg|| mb|3H|mb|p|nt|leocheung: It makes the match quite exciting |pg|| nt|leocheung: 4H is easy to NS |pg|| mb|4H|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|s2|pc|s6|pc|sA|pc|s7|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c7|pc|c3|pc|c2|pg|| pc|c8|pc|hT|pc|c4|pc|c5|pg|| pc|h2|pc|h4|pc|hJ|pc|h9|pg|| pc|hK|pc|h7|pc|hA|pc|s3|pg|| pc|hQ|mc|11|pg|| qx|o9|st||md|3SQJ2HKQ3DAT92CK42,SAK8HA954DK73CQ93,ST43HJT6DQ84CAJ65,S9765H872DJ65CT87|sv|e|nt|myfish: with the timer running out for WW Cho team, a hand like this is helpful to KW Tam team|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|d|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|h4|nt|hkMP: even 3NT could be made on this hand!|pg|| nt|myfish: good judge by Nancy, any other non-passed would cost at least 800|pg|| pc|h6|pc|h7|pc|hQ|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c3|pc|c5|pc|c7|pg|| pc|c2|pc|c9|pc|cJ|pc|c8|pg|| pc|d4|pc|d6|pc|dA|nt|myfish: I was told it is a different story, North passed to force for XX from South|pg|| pc|d3|pg|| pc|d2|pc|dK|pc|d8|pc|d5|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s3|pc|s7|pc|s2|pg|| pc|hA|pc|hT|pc|h2|pc|h3|pg|| nt|myfish: so Nancy passed and wait and South decide to take the risk and stood there|pg|| pc|h5|pc|hJ|pc|h8|pc|hK|pg|| pc|d9|pc|d7|pc|dQ|pc|dJ|pg|| pc|s4|pc|s5|pc|sQ|pc|sK|pg|| pc|h9|mc|6|nt|hkMP: i am expecting an XX also|pg|| nt|hkMP: that's a common treatment nowadays|pg|| pg|| qx|c9|st||md|3SQJ2HKQ3DAT92CK42,SAK8HA954DK73CQ93,ST43HJT6DQ84CAJ65,S9765H872DJ65CT87|sv|e|mb|p|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 1NT=14-16|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|pc|sA|nt|leocheung: West choose not to double (according to their system, X is 16+)|pg|| pc|s3|pc|s5|nt|leocheung: Cards are favourite to South.. 1NT may +1 or +2|pg|| pc|s2|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s4|pc|s6|pc|sQ|pg|| pc|s8|pc|sT|pc|s7|pc|sJ|pg|| nt|leocheung: but it is 1NTX by S -1 in the other room|pg|| pc|c2|pc|c3|pc|cJ|pc|c7|pg|| pc|dQ|pc|d5|pc|d2|pc|dK|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c5|pc|c8|pc|cK|pg|| pc|hK|pc|hA|pc|h6|pc|h7|pg|| pc|c9|pc|cA|pc|cT|pc|c4|pg|| pc|c6|pc|h2|pc|d9|pc|h5|pg|| pc|d8|pc|d6|pc|dT|pc|d3|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|o10|st||md|4SJ975HKJ6DK76CA95,S62H9532DAT4CKT32,SQT3HATDQJ983CJ87,SAK84HQ874D52CQ64|sv|b|nt|myfish: still, excellent result for EW|pg|| nt|hkMP: yup. better than playing the hand by themselves :)|pg|| mb|p|mb|1C|nt|myfish: can vugraph operator check result last hand ?|pg|| mb|p|mb|2N|nt|myfish: i thimk NS take 8 tricks for + 280|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|nt|myfish: thanks operator :)|pg|| mb|p|pc|h7|pc|h6|pc|h2|pc|hT|pg|| nt|myfish: your timely operation is always appreciated|pg|| pc|dQ|pc|d2|pc|d6|pc|d4|pg|| pc|d3|pc|d5|pc|dK|pc|dT|pg|| pc|d7|pc|dA|pc|dJ|pc|s4|pg|| pc|h3|pc|hA|pc|h4|pc|hJ|pg|| pc|d9|pc|s8|pc|s5|pc|s2|pg|| pc|d8|pc|c4|pc|s7|pc|s6|pg|| pc|s3|pc|sK|pc|s9|pc|c2|pg|| nt|myfish: the match is getting closer now|pg|| pc|h8|pc|hK|pc|h5|pc|c7|pg|| pc|cA|pc|c3|pc|c8|pc|c6|pg|| mc|8|pg|| qx|c10|st||md|4SJ975HKJ6DK76CA95,S62H9532DAT4CKT32,SQT3HATDQJ983CJ87,SAK84HQ874D52CQ64|sv|b|mb|p|mb|1C!|mb|p|mb|1D|mb|d|mb|p|mb|1H|mb|1N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|h4|nt|leocheung: 1NT is not difficult to N|pg|| pc|h6|pc|h2|pc|hT|pg|| pc|dJ|pc|d2|pc|d6|pc|d4|pg|| pc|d3|pc|d5|pc|dK|pc|dA|pg|| pc|h3|pc|hA|pc|h7|pc|hJ|pg|| nt|leocheung: Board 9, score changed to 1NTX/S +1 (instead of 1NTX/S -1) before|pg|| pc|s3|pc|sK|pc|s5|pc|s2|pg|| pc|hQ|pc|hK|pc|h5|pc|c7|pg|| pc|s7|pc|s6|pc|sQ|pc|sA|pg|| pc|h8|pc|c5|pc|h9|nt|leocheung: 9 tricks to N|pg|| mc|9|nt|leocheung: And NS got their 1st IMP today |pg|| pg|| qx|o11|st||md|1SQ9864H3D9862CT62,SJ5HA82DJT7CQJ875,SAKT2HJ54DAK43CK3,S73HKQT976DQ5CA94|sv|o|mb|p|mb|p|nt|myfish: 4@S is fine but not making|pg|| mb|1D|mb|2H|mb|p|mb|3H|mb|d|mb|p|nt|myfish: 4@H is only on a lead, sometimes paying insurance 3 imps at 4@S is not an bad idea|pg|| mb|3S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|cQ|pc|cK|pc|cA|pc|c2|pg|| pc|hK|pc|h3|pc|h2|pc|h4|pg|| nt|myfish: staying in 3@S of course is even better :)|pg|| pc|c9|pc|cT|pc|cJ|pc|c3|pg|| pc|s5|pc|s2|pc|s7|pc|s9|pg|| nt|myfish: KW Tam team have to be more careful now, 40 imps are surely within striking distance in 2 sets|pg|| pc|c6|pc|c8|pc|sT|pc|c4|pg|| pc|sA|pc|s3|pc|s4|pc|sJ|pg|| pc|d3|pc|dQ|pc|d2|pc|d7|pg|| pc|h6|pc|s6|pc|h8|pc|h5|pg|| pc|d6|pc|dT|pc|dA|pc|d5|pg|| pc|dK|pc|h7|pc|d8|pc|dJ|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|c11|st||md|1SQ9864H3D9862CT62,SJ5HA82DJT7CQJ875,SAKT2HJ54DAK43CK3,S73HKQT976DQ5CA94|sv|o|mb|p|mb|p|mb|1D|mb|1H|mb|p|mb|2H|nt|leocheung: NS has 3S contract|pg|| mb|2S|mb|3H|nt|leocheung: 3H by E/W also can be made|pg|| mb|3S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|hK|pc|h3|pc|hA|pc|h4|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|cK|pc|cA|pc|c2|pg|| pc|c9|pc|c6|pc|cJ|pc|c3|pg|| pc|c7|pc|d4|pc|c4|pc|cT|pg|| pc|s4|pc|s5|pc|sA|pc|s3|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s7|pc|s6|pc|sJ|pg|| pc|dA|pc|d5|pc|d2|pc|d7|pg|| pc|dK|pc|dQ|pc|d6|pc|dJ|pg|| mc|9|pg|| qx|o12|st||md|2SAKHA5DAKT984C654,SJ9876HJT7642DCT9,S43HKQ8DQ65CAKQ82,SQT52H93DJ732CJ73|sv|n|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|nt|myfish: 7@C can go down, it is interesting that West cannot lightner double to hint about that|pg|| nt|myfish: not that matters over 1N opening, now it is between 7@D / 7N|pg|| mb|3S|an|GF, D Suit|mb|p|nt|myfish: according to CC, 3@S is a decent choice, GF with @D|pg|| mb|4C|mb|p|mb|4H|mb|p|nt|myfish: 4@H put North to be a rough position, no KC check now|pg|| mb|5D|mb|p|nt|myfish: with this hand, south can always take the shot|pg|| nt|hkMP: cuebidding 5@c here looks better though|pg|| nt|myfish: maybe North thinking the hand does not have enough KC for second cuebid|pg|| nt|hkMP: south may be tempted to decide the final contract now|pg|| nt|myfish: anyway I always shot 7N as South here|pg|| mb|7D|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|hkMP: 7@d now... not bad|pg|| nt|myfish: still good|pg|| pc|s5|pc|sK|pc|s6|pc|s3|pg|| pc|dK|pc|h7|pc|d5|pc|d2|pg|| pc|d4|mc|13|pg|| qx|c12|st||md|2SAKHA5DAKT984C654,SJ9876HJT7642DCT9,S43HKQ8DQ65CAKQ82,SQT52H93DJ732CJ73|sv|n|nt|leocheung: Here we have a Grand Slam hand|pg|| mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|nt|leocheung: likely a tie board |pg|| mb|2N!|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 2NT is D transfer |pg|| nt|leocheung: NS play 4-way transfer |pg|| mb|3D|mb|p|mb|3H|mb|p|nt|leocheung: N can bid 3C after 2NT as super-accept, which I think he should do that |pg|| mb|4C|mb|p|nt|leocheung: Max hcps with Hxx in D|pg|| nt|leocheung: 3H, 4C are cue bids|pg|| mb|4D!|mb|p|mb|4H!|nt|leocheung: 4H cue|pg|| mb|p|mb|5H|mb|p|nt|leocheung: maybe, after 4D, N can check key cards|pg|| nt|leocheung: it is because he can see source of tricks from C, and partner's 4D implied s control (otherwise S can bid 5D, as 4C from N already deny S)|pg|| nt|leocheung: deny S control*|pg|| mb|6C|mb|p|mb|6D|mb|p|nt|leocheung: Or, I am not sure, 4D from South is already RKC in D, 4H is 1/4 Key cards in D|pg|| nt|leocheung: 5H asking for the lowest K, North shows CK|pg|| nt|leocheung: I can't find the details in their convention cards|pg|| mb|7D|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|s5|nt|leocheung: anyway, they land the right contract |pg|| pc|sA|pc|s6|pc|s4|pg|| pc|dA|pc|h6|pc|d6|pc|d2|pg|| pc|d4|pc|h4|pc|dQ|pc|d3|pg|| pc|d5|pc|d7|pc|d8|mc|13|nt|leocheung: push, as expected |pg|| pg|| qx|o13|st||md|3S8HA64DQ9872CAT54,SQ73H98532DJ53CK9,SKJ9652HKQJ7DAKCJ,SAT4HTDT64CQ87632|sv|b|nt|myfish: will you try to open with west hand, Martin ?|pg|| nt|myfish: 56 in Major , NV vs v|pg|| mb|1S|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|nt|hkMP: Pass :)|pg|| mb|2H|mb|p|nt|myfish: I certainly open something :)|pg|| mb|2N|mb|p|nt|myfish: but what to open depends on the mood|pg|| nt|hkMP: and your pair gonna PRE with 7@s :)|pg|| mb|4S|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|myfish: and opps reach 7N over 7@S for a 2 Imp gain|pg|| nt|myfish: thats why people not open|pg|| pc|hT|pc|hA|pc|h2|pc|h7|pg|| pc|s8|pc|s3|pc|s2|pc|sT|pg|| nt|myfish: 4@S not the most beauty contract inthe world but it makes|pg|| pc|dT|pc|d2|pc|d5|pc|dA|pg|| pc|sK|pc|sA|pc|c4|pc|s7|pg|| pc|c3|pc|cA|pc|c9|pc|cJ|pg|| pc|d7|pc|dJ|pc|dK|pc|d4|pg|| pc|sJ|pc|s4|pc|h4|pc|sQ|pg|| mc|10|pg|| qx|c13|st||md|3S8HA64DQ9872CAT54,SQ73H98532DJ53CK9,SKJ9652HKQJ7DAKCJ,SAT4HTDT64CQ87632|sv|b|mb|1S|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|nt|leocheung: 4S by N/S +1 or 3NT by N/S +2 or 3|pg|| mb|3H|mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|4S|mb|p|nt|leocheung: The second round will be started at 15:30 (Hong Kong Time)|pg|| nt|leocheung: South is thinking to raise..... |pg|| mb|5H|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|c3|nt|leocheung: actually, 6D by NS can be made|pg|| nt|leocheung: given that 33 D break and correctly guess SQ|pg|| nt|leocheung: even bad break in H, 5H can still be make |pg|| nt|leocheung: CA, S to SJ, N then ruff C. SK, S ruff, draw all trumps and run S|pg|| nt|leocheung: since West has only 2C, he can only score 2 trump winner|pg|| nt|leocheung: this hand is critical |pg|| pc|cA|pc|c9|pc|cJ|pg|| pc|s8|pc|s7|pc|sJ|pc|sA|pg|| pc|c8|pc|c4|pc|cK|pc|h7|pg|| nt|leocheung: so far so good|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s4|pc|c5|pc|s3|pg|| pc|s2|pc|sT|pc|h4|pc|sQ|pg|| nt|leocheung: I think discard C is not the best move|pg|| nt|leocheung: in case H 42 break, CTx can protect from C attack |pg|| nt|leocheung: then losing 1H and 1C to make the contract. Although it is not the case now|pg|| pc|d2|pc|d5|pc|dA|pc|d4|pg|| pc|dK|pc|d6|pc|d7|pc|d3|pg|| nt|leocheung: seems no hope now|pg|| pc|s9|pc|dT|pc|hA|pc|dJ|pg|| pc|h6|pc|h2|pc|hK|pc|hT|pg|| pc|hQ|pc|c2|mc|10|pg|| qx|o14|st||md|4S5HA5432DK986CK73,SK93HKJDQ532CAQ82,SAQJ2HQ8DJT7CJ954,ST8764HT976DA4CT6|sv|o|mb|p|mb|2H|an|H(5+)+m(4+)|mb|2N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|hkMP: I will open 1@h as South. her points are just too good|pg|| pc|hQ|pc|h6|pc|h2|pc|hK|pg|| pc|hJ|pc|h8|pc|h7|pc|h3|pg|| nt|hkMP: with 15+4 points, 2NT is not makeable even with a friendly opening lead of an @h|pg|| pc|sK|pc|sA|pc|s4|pc|s5|pg|| pc|dJ|pc|d4|pc|dK|pc|d2|pg|| pc|d6|pc|d3|pc|d7|pc|dA|pg|| nt|myfish: better duck the DJ, defeat this then|pg|| pc|sT|pc|h4|pc|s9|nt|myfish: still yes, not making anyway|pg|| pc|sJ|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|s6|pc|h5|pc|s3|pg|| pc|dT|pc|h9|pc|d9|pc|dQ|pg|| pc|d5|pc|s2|pc|hT|pc|d8|pg|| pc|hA|pc|c2|pc|c4|pc|s7|pg|| pc|c3|pc|c8|pc|cJ|pc|c6|pg|| mc|6|pg|| qx|c14|st||md|4S5HA5432DK986CK73,SK93HKJDQ532CAQ82,SAQJ2HQ8DJT7CJ954,ST8764HT976DA4CT6|sv|o|mb|p|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|p|mb|2C|mb|p|mb|2D|mb|p|mb|2S|nt|leocheung: opsss , I thought playing 4H.. |pg|| nt|leocheung: 5H never have chance.. sorry about mis-leading |pg|| mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|hQ|pc|h6|pc|h2|pc|hK|pg|| pc|hJ|pc|h8|pc|h7|nt|leocheung: Someone told me that 5H can be made if CA, C ruff, unblock DAK, SK S ruff and cash DQ, and then cross ruff with HAKQJ|pg|| pc|h3|pg|| nt|leocheung: then NS has 6 trumps, 1C, 1S and 3D to make it as 11 tricks|pg|| pc|s3|nt|leocheung: This hand, I think there is misunderstanding between E and W|pg|| nt|leocheung: East's 2D|pg|| pc|sJ|pc|s8|pc|s5|pg|| pc|dJ|pc|d4|nt|leocheung: East's 2C then 2S is NF, while West thought it may be invite |pg|| pc|dK|pc|d3|pg|| pc|d6|pc|d2|pc|d7|pc|dA|pg|| pc|s7|pc|h4|pc|sK|pc|sA|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|s4|pc|h5|pc|s9|pg|| pc|dT|pc|s6|pc|d8|pc|dQ|pg|| pc|d5|pc|s2|pc|c6|pc|d9|pg|| pc|hA|pc|c2|pc|c4|pc|h9|pg|| pc|cK|pc|cA|pc|c5|pc|cT|pg|| pc|cQ|pc|c9|mc|6|pg|| qx|o15|st||md|1S754HK987532DK4C9,SK963H6DT5CQJT864,SQJ2HJTDJ9763C753,SAT8HAQ4DAQ82CAK2|sv|n|nt|myfish: the 2@H is doing her work|pg|| mb|2D|an|1M (6+)|mb|p|mb|2H|an|Pass or Correct|mb|d|nt|myfish: 6@C not going to work here|pg|| mb|p|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|4C|mb|p|mb|4D|mb|p|mb|4H|mb|p|mb|4S|mb|p|mb|5C|mb|p|nt|myfish: with 5 KC, East may bid 6@C|pg|| nt|myfish: South needs a black suit lead to defeat it|pg|| nt|myfish: oh north leading, it must be @H then|pg|| nt|myfish: the not so beauty 4@S hand turns out to be a huge plus for WW CHo team|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|nt|myfish: as the other side reach 5@H |pg|| pc|hJ|pc|hA|pc|h2|pc|h6|pg|| pc|cK|pc|c9|pc|c4|pc|c3|pg|| pc|h4|pc|h3|pc|c6|pc|hT|pg|| pc|s3|pc|sQ|pc|sA|pc|s5|pg|| pc|c2|pc|h5|pc|cQ|pc|c5|pg|| pc|c8|pc|c7|pc|cA|pc|h7|pg|| nt|myfish: jtmckee from the kibitz say if North leads a @D 6@C can be made, good observation|pg|| pc|sT|mc|11|pg|| qx|c15|st||md|1S754HK987532DK4C9,SK963H6DT5CQJT864,SQJ2HJTDJ9763C753,SAT8HAQ4DAQ82CAK2|sv|n|mb|2D!|mb|p|mb|2H|mb|d|mb|p|mb|2S|mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|leocheung: some upticks to EW|pg|| pc|h7|pc|h6|pc|hT|pc|hQ|pg|| pc|sT|pc|s5|pc|s3|pc|sJ|pg|| pc|hJ|pc|hA|pc|h9|pc|d5|pg|| pc|cA|pc|c9|pc|c4|pc|c7|pg|| pc|cK|pc|s4|pc|c6|pc|c5|pg|| pc|c2|pc|s7|pc|cQ|pc|c3|pg|| mc|12|pg|| qx|o16|st||md|2ST9432H93DQ532CJ4,SJ6HAQ5D9876CA876,SHKJ762DAT4CQT932,SAKQ875HT84DKJCK5|sv|e|nt|hkMP: the red Queens turns out to be useless|pg|| mb|1D|mb|2N|an|H+C (55+)|mb|d|nt|hkMP: 2NT=@c+@h lower unbid two suits|pg|| mb|p|mb|p|mb|3C|mb|3S|mb|p|mb|3N|mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|nt|myfish: 3N is a great contract onthis layout|pg|| pc|h6|nt|hkMP: and an easy one for declarer. 3NT with 9 top tricks|pg|| nt|hkMP: after the @h lead|pg|| pc|hT|pc|h3|nt|myfish: not quite easy in 4@S, potential gainfor EW here|pg|| nt|hkMP: and forcing out a spade|pg|| pc|h5|pg|| pc|s5|pc|s3|pc|sJ|pc|h2|pg|| pc|s6|pc|c2|pc|sA|pc|s4|pg|| pc|sK|pc|s2|pc|c6|nt|hkMP: our next set will start in 20 minutes, at 3:30pm HKT. see you in a while :)|pg|| pc|c3|pg|| pc|sQ|pc|s9|pc|hQ|pc|h7|pg|| pc|s8|pc|sT|pc|d9|pc|d4|pg|| nt|myfish: mcphee mentioned that @C is his prefered lead and it may make life in 3NT much harder|pg|| pc|h9|pc|hA|pc|hK|pc|h4|pg|| pc|c7|pc|c9|pc|cK|pc|c4|pg|| pc|s7|pc|d5|pc|c8|pc|dT|pg|| pc|c5|pc|cJ|pc|cA|pc|cT|pg|| mc|9|nt|myfish: glad to hear from you all and we have a closer game as well :) see you all |pg|| pg|| qx|c16|st||md|2ST9432H93DQ532CJ4,SJ6HAQ5D9876CA876,SHKJ762DAT4CQT932,SAKQ875HT84DKJCK5|sv|e|nt|leocheung: it is the last board of this match, thanks for watching |pg|| nt|leocheung: the next round will be started at 15:30 HK time|pg|| mb|1D|nt|leocheung: KW Tam Is now leading 32 imps|pg|| mb|1H|mb|1S|mb|p|mb|1N|mb|2C|mb|2H|mb|p|mb|3N|nt|leocheung: 3NT by West is not easy if C lead |pg|| mb|p|mb|p|mb|p|pc|h6|pc|hT|nt|leocheung: I think if partner didn't double east's 2H, H lead may not be a good choice |pg|| pc|h3|pc|h5|pg|| pc|s7|pc|s2|pc|sJ|pc|h2|pg|| pc|d6|pc|d4|pc|dK|pc|d2|pg|| pc|s5|pc|s9|pc|s6|pc|c9|pg|| pc|h9|pc|hA|pc|h7|pc|h4|pg|| pc|cA|mc|10|nt|leocheung: 10 tricks, imp to WW Cho team|pg|| pg|| 唐人街探案3免费观看,唐人街探案3免费现看全部,唐人街探案3免费国语