- Saturday Aft - February 23, 2019

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Field strength:  Mean: 2939 MP  Geomean: 1457 MP
(based on 27 players, 1 non ACBL player ignored)
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Partnership Pct Rank MP
Arnold Selig - Mark Freedman 64.17 1st A 1.59
Edward Alcoff - Lisa Mita 61.25 2nd A 1.11
Jack Mendelsohn - Robert Levine 59.17 1st A 1.59
Andrew Rosenberg - Fran Pach 56.67 3rd A 0.80
Andy Kaufman - Neal Satten 56.25 2nd A 1.11
Larry Plotkin - Steve White 55.42 3rd A 0.80
EVENT>Open Pairs A             |SESSION>Saturday Aft |SECTION> A N-S
------------------------,------ ------------,-------- --------------------------
DATE>February 23, 2019  |SANCTION>ST190287  | 02/23/2019 15:43|EVENT CODE>17OP
---------------------,-- ------------------- -------------,---------------------
DIR> Steve Grossman  |RATING>STAC, CLUB>227439            |MOVEMENT>MITCHELL
------------,-------- ,-------------------------,--------- ---------------------
AVE>   60.0 |TOP>   5 |MP LIMITS>None/1500/300  |CLUB>Yorktown Bridge Club
------------ --------- ------------------------- -------------------------------
PAIRS IN STRAT A=7/B=3/C=0                       ,---,-------------------------,------,---------,
-------------------------------------------------|   |           Section       |      |Section  |
No Name                   Name                   |Flt|Rnk-A|Rnk-B|Rnk-C| Score | Pct  |Awards   |
------------------------------------------------- --- ----- ----- ----- ------- ------ ---------
 1 Marjorie Ross          Helen Walker             A    .     .     .     50.00  41.67
 2 Fran Pach              Andrew Rosenberg         B    3     1     .     68.00  56.67  0.80(A)
 3 Bobbie Gomer           Rhoda Kauffman           A    .     .     .     64.00  53.33
 4 Bernice Mendelsohn     Ruth Gordon              B    .     .     .     42.00  35.00
 5 James Masterson        Gail Joselson            B    .     .     .     45.50  37.92
 6 Mark Freedman          Arnold Selig             A    1     .     .     77.00  64.17  1.59(A)
 7 Edward Alcoff          Lisa Mita                A    2     .     .     73.50  61.25  1.11(A)
                                          Totals                         420.00

EVENT>Open Pairs A             |SESSION>Saturday Aft |SECTION> A E-W
------------------------,------ ------------,-------- --------------------------
AVE>   60.0 |TOP>   5 |MP LIMITS>None/1500/300  |CLUB>Yorktown Bridge Club
------------ --------- ------------------------- -------------------------------
PAIRS IN STRAT A=7/B=1/C=0                       ,---,-------------------------,------,---------,
-------------------------------------------------|   |           Section       |      |Section  |
No Name                   Name                   |Flt|Rnk-A|Rnk-B|Rnk-C| Score | Pct  |Awards   |
------------------------------------------------- --- ----- ----- ----- ------- ------ ---------
 1 Andy Kaufman           Neal Satten              A    2     .     .     67.50  56.25  1.11(A)
 2 Phyllis Weber          Sandra Kayson            A    .     .     .     43.50  36.25
 3 Arthur Fields          Steve Grossman           A    .     .     .     64.00  53.33
 4 Ina Greenspan          Stephanie Fine           B    .     .     .     49.50  41.25
 5 Steve White            Larry Plotkin            A    3     .     .     66.50  55.42  0.80(A)
 6 Alison Shoemaker       John Dickenson           A    .     .     .     58.00  48.33
 7 Robert Levine          Jack Mendelsohn          A    1     .     .     71.00  59.17  1.59(A)
                                          Totals                         420.00

Hands and Results
1 ♠AQJ84
75
AK97
♣J3
Dlr: North
Vul: None
♠T75
J92
642
♣9654
♠93
KQ843
QJT
♣A72
♠K62
AT6
853
♣KQT8
15
112
12
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 4♣ 4 1 5♠ 3NT
EW:  ♣2 ♦2 ♥6 ♠2 NT2
LoTT: 17 - 16 = +1
Par: +450 5♠-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  300          5.00   0.00  4* W -2  A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
   50          3.50   1.50  2 W -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A5-White-Plotkin
   50          3.50   1.50  2 E -1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        110    1.00   4.00  2♠ W      A1-Ross-Walker vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        110    1.00   4.00  2♠ W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        110    1.00   4.00  2 E      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn

Craig Hemphill Hand Analysis
WestNorthEastSouth
 123
Pass4Pass4
Pass4All pass 

South's 3 cue bid does not show a control and definitely is not a Western Cue bid asking for a stopper! 3 is an expression of support plus strength equal to or greater than a limit raise. North has a six loser hand, so expresses some interest by bidding 4, denying a club control in the process (the more modern approach of control-bidding any sort of control up the line, rather than aces first, has the edge over the old-school methods). South cannot be sure how strong North's hand is, but can kill two birds with one stone by bidding 4 -- it shows a control in the opponent's suit AND a control in clubs. There would be no need to control bid hearts if clubs were not controlled, now would it? And North has denied a club control. Therefore, 4 promises BOTH!

But North's interest has been expressed, so 4 denies extra values amounting to strong slam interest, and that suits South fine as well.

The dance of the control bids should be studied and understood. Neither player has strong slam interest, but defers to partner's potential strength. Going past game would have been the first announcement of true slam interest.



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2 ♠K732
Q42
T2
♣QT62
Dlr: East
Vul: N-S
♠A96
3
A87543
♣987
♠J54
T96
J96
♣A543
♠QT8
AKJ875
KQ
♣KJ
7
86
19
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 4 3♠ 1NT  ♦6
EW: 1  ♣3 ♥3 ♠3 NT3
LoTT: 17 - 18 = -1
Par: +620 4-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  130          5.00   0.00  3 N +1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
         90    4.00   1.00  1N W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        100    3.00   2.00  4 N -1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        110    2.00   3.00  3♣ W      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        140    1.00   4.00  1♠ W +2   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A5-White-Plotkin
        170    0.00   5.00  3♠ W +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A1-Kaufman-Satten

Craig Hemphill Hand Analysis
WestNorthEastSouth
  Pass1
Pass2Pass4
All pass   

Three tricks to lose. No competition makes sense, and no bidding problems arise. Somehow, though, there will be some variances in the potential "flat board."



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3 ♠K4
J3
Q98653
♣T52
Dlr: South
Vul: E-W
♠75
AKT9
KJ
♣A9873
♠AQT63
Q654
A
♣KQ4
♠J982
872
T742
♣J6
6
1517
2
Double Dummy Makes
NS:  ♣0 ♦5 ♥0 ♠2 NT0
EW: 7♣ 2 7 5♠ 7NT
LoTT: 18 - 18 = 0
Par: -2220 7NT-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
        140    5.00   0.00  3♠ E      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        170    4.00   1.00  3 E +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        200    3.00   2.00  2 E +3   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A5-White-Plotkin
        650    1.50   3.50  4♠ W +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        650    1.50   3.50  4 W +1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        800    0.00   5.00  4* N -4  A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson

Craig Hemphill Hand Analysis
WestNorthEastSouth
   Pass
1NTPass2Pass
2Pass3Pass
4Pass4Pass
4Pass4NTPass
5Pass5Pass
6Pass6NTAll pass

Or 1NT - 6NT!

But East wanted to check scientifically for a grand slam, and so began with Stayman and after finding a heart fit, employed the following tools:

3 was "Baze," promising a heart fit and a singleton
4 denied interest in finding the singleton, and simply was a control bid
4 was a control bid
4 was a potential signoff
4NT gathered in a 5 Roman Keycard Blackwood response showing "3"
5 asked specifically for the K and 6 denied owning that card
6NT ended the auction.

The grand slam actually makes, but requires:
a) clubs 3-2
b) hearts 3-2 or 4-1 with length located
c) the spade king onside.

Bidding this one is playing way against the odds -- be ashamed if you are plus 2220!



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4 ♠K
Q963
J843
♣QT83
Dlr: West
Vul: Both
♠QJ7642
4
K976
♣J6
♠A93
KT52
Q2
♣K974
♠T85
AJ87
AT5
♣A52
8
712
13
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 1 3  ♠4 NT5
EW: 2♠ 2/1NT  ♣5 ♦6/5 ♥4
LoTT: 17 - 17 = 0
Par: +140 3-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          5.00   0.00  4 W -2   A1-Ross-Walker vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
  110          4.00   1.00  1♠ N +1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  100          2.50   2.50  4 W -1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  100          2.50   2.50  3 W -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A5-White-Plotkin
        620    1.00   4.00  4 W      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        800    0.00   5.00  3♠* N -3  A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn

Craig Hemphill Hand Analysis
WestNorthEastSouth
PassPass1Dbl
2PassPassPass

Preempts work often enough to keep players making them. North can hardly bid 3, nor can South bid again -- the first double was a stretch with such poor shape.



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5 ♠KT987
Q2
AJT
♣Q96
Dlr: North
Vul: N-S
♠2
J954
KQ53
♣AK74
♠53
A63
98742
♣T83
♠AQJ64
KT87
6
♣J52
12
134
11
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1♣ 1 4♠ 2NT  ♦5
EW: 2  ♣6 ♥5 ♠3 NT5
LoTT: 18 - 19 = -1
Par: +500 5*-EW-3
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
 1660          5.00   0.00  6♠* N     A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A5-White-Plotkin
 1460          4.00   1.00  6♠ N +1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  710          2.50   2.50  5♠ N +2   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  710          2.50   2.50  5 N +2   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A3-Fields-Grossman
  680          1.00   4.00  5♠ S +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  150          0.00   5.00  7 W -3   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
6 ♠T85
AKT83
85
♣A83
Dlr: East
Vul: E-W
♠7
Q972
A632
♣JT96
♠QJ9642
J6
KT4
♣74
♠AK3
54
QJ97
♣KQ52
11
77
15
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 3♣ 3/2 3 1♠ 4NT
EW:  ♣3 ♦4 ♥3 ♠6 NT3
LoTT: 15 - 14 = +1
Par: +430 4NT-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
         50    4.50   0.50  3♠ S -1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
         50    4.50   0.50  2 N -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A5-White-Plotkin
        100    3.00   2.00  3 N -2   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        130    2.00   3.00  3♣ E +1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        150    0.50   4.50  4♠ S -3   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        150    0.50   4.50  3♠ S -3   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
7 ♠QT73
2
KQ85
♣AQJ4
Dlr: South
Vul: Both
♠8
AJ5
A64
♣KT9732
♠A92
Q8643
732
♣85
♠KJ654
KT97
JT9
♣6
14
126
8
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 3 4♠ 3NT  ♣6 ♥6
EW: 1♣  ♦4 ♥6 ♠3 NT4
LoTT: 17 - 17 = 0
Par: +620 4♠-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          5.00   0.00  3♠* W -1  A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  150          4.00   1.00  3♣ S +2   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        110    2.00   3.00  2♠ W      A1-Ross-Walker vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        110    2.00   3.00  2♠ W      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        110    2.00   3.00  2♠ W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        200    0.00   5.00  3 N -2   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A5-White-Plotkin
8 ♠97
KJ943
J8
♣QJT7
Dlr: West
Vul: None
♠KT63
AT
QT76
♣K98
♠AQJ84
Q76
954
♣42
♠52
852
AK32
♣A653
8
129
11
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 2  ♦5 ♠4 NT5
EW: 2 2♠ 1NT  ♣5 ♥5
LoTT: 16 - 17 = -1
Par: -100 3*-NS/3♣*-NS-1
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          4.50   0.50  4♠ E -2   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  100          4.50   0.50  5 W -2   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
   50          3.00   2.00  3 W -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A5-White-Plotkin
        140    2.00   3.00  2♠ E +1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        420    0.50   4.50  4♠ E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        420    0.50   4.50  4♠ E      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
9 ♠AJ9432
764
K932
♣-
Dlr: North
Vul: E-W
♠QT86
A83
T
♣AJ654
♠7
KJ95
A865
♣QT72
♠K5
QT2
QJ74
♣K983
8
1110
11
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2 2♠  ♣3 ♥5 NT6
EW: 4♣ 2 1NT  ♦5 ♠4
LoTT: 18 - 17 = +1
Par: -130 4♣-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          5.00   0.00  3 W -2   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  100          4.00   1.00  2 W -1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
   90          3.00   2.00  1N N      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        110    2.00   3.00  2 W      A1-Ross-Walker vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        140    0.50   4.50  2 W +1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        140    0.50   4.50  2 W +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
10 ♠K8
AK532
QJ932
♣9
Dlr: East
Vul: Both
♠QJ642
98
A85
♣T83
♠T953
7
T64
♣AKQJ7
♠A7
QJT64
K7
♣6542
13
710
10
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 4 5 1NT  ♣5 ♠5
EW: 2♣ 2♠  ♦2 ♥2 NT6
LoTT: 19 - 19 = 0
Par: +650 5-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          5.00   0.00  3N W -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        600    3.00   2.00  3N E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        600    3.00   2.00  3N E      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        600    3.00   2.00  3N E      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        630    0.50   4.50  3N E +1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        630    0.50   4.50  3N E +1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A3-Fields-Grossman
11 ♠982
KQT95
T853
♣2
Dlr: South
Vul: None
♠A65
J872
KQ
♣8764
♠JT3
6
A964
♣AQ953
♠KQ74
A43
J72
♣KJT
5
1011
14
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1 1 2NT  ♣4 ♠6
EW: 3♣  ♦6 ♥5 ♠6 NT5
LoTT: 16 - 17 = -1
Par: -100 3NT*-NS-1
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  430          4.00   1.00  3N N +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  430          4.00   1.00  3N N +1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  430          4.00   1.00  3N N +1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  400          2.00   3.00  3N N      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
  100          1.00   4.00  3* W -1  A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A3-Fields-Grossman
   50          0.00   5.00  3 E -1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
12 ♠K84
J5
A932
♣AJ74
Dlr: West
Vul: N-S
♠J6
T76
Q654
♣KT62
♠AQ7
AQ84
JT
♣Q853
♠T9532
K932
K87
♣9
13
615
6
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1 2♠  ♣5 ♥6 NT6
EW: 2♣ 1 -/1NT
       ♦6/5 ♠5/4 NT6/7
LoTT: 16 - 16 = 0
Par: +100 2NT*-W/3♣*-EW-1
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  110          5.00   0.00  3♣ N      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A2-Weber-Kayson
   90          4.00   1.00  1N S      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        100    3.00   2.00  1N S -1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        110    1.50   3.50  2♠ W      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        110    1.50   3.50  2♠ W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        140    0.00   5.00  3♠ W      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
13 ♠QJ4
AJ63
KJT9
♣T9
Dlr: North
Vul: Both
♠KT653
QT9
Q84
♣72
♠872
K75
5
♣AKJ654
♠A9
842
A7632
♣Q83
12
711
10
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 3 1 2NT  ♣5 ♠5
EW: 2♣ 1♠  ♦4 ♥5 NT5
LoTT: 17 - 17 = 0
Par: +120 2NT-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          4.50   0.50  4♠ E -2   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  200          4.50   0.50  4♠ E -2   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  100          2.50   2.50  3♠ E -1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  100          2.50   2.50  3♠ E -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        140    1.00   4.00  3♠ E      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        620    0.00   5.00  4♠ W      A1-Ross-Walker vs A5-White-Plotkin
14 ♠Q865
K9
97
♣K7532
Dlr: East
Vul: None
♠A743
A43
KT43
♣Q6
♠K
T852
AQ52
♣AJT4
♠JT92
QJ76
J86
♣98
8
1314
5
Double Dummy Makes
NS:  ♣4 ♦2 ♥3 ♠4 NT3
EW: 3♣ 5 4 2♠ 4NT
LoTT: 15 - 16 = -1
Par: -430 4NT-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          5.00   0.00  3N W -2   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A3-Fields-Grossman
   50          3.00   2.00  5 W -1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
   50          3.00   2.00  4 W -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A2-Weber-Kayson
   50          3.00   2.00  4 W -1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        110    1.00   4.00  3 W      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        400    0.00   5.00  3N E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A5-White-Plotkin
15 ♠JT
T976
A84
♣AQ74
Dlr: South
Vul: N-S
♠KQ532
J32
J6
♣J62
♠A98
AQ5
KQ975
♣T9
♠764
K84
T32
♣K853
11
815
6
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1♣  ♦3 ♥6 ♠3 NT5
EW: 3 3♠ 1NT  ♣6 ♥6
LoTT: 16 - 16 = 0
Par: -140 3♠-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  600          5.00   0.00  3N N      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A2-Weber-Kayson
  110          3.50   1.50  3♣ N      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  110          3.50   1.50  3♣ N      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
   50          2.00   3.00  2♠ W -1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        100    1.00   4.00  3N S -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        200    0.00   5.00  3N S -2   A1-Ross-Walker vs A5-White-Plotkin
16 ♠AT7
KQJ94
754
♣85
Dlr: West
Vul: E-W
♠3
AT63
AQ832
♣KJ3
♠KQ9864
8
K
♣97642
♠J52
752
JT96
♣AQT
10
148
8
Double Dummy Makes
NS:  ♣3/2 ♦5 ♥6 ♠3 NT6
EW: 4♣ 1 1 4♠  NT6
LoTT: 16 - 16 = 0
Par: -620 4♠-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
   90          5.00   0.00  1N N      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A3-Fields-Grossman
         50    3.00   2.00  1N N -1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
         50    3.00   2.00  1N N -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A2-Weber-Kayson
         50    3.00   2.00  1N N -1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        110    1.00   4.00  2 E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A5-White-Plotkin
        670    0.00   5.00  2* E     A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
17 ♠A54
9
AKJ5
♣AKJ72
Dlr: North
Vul: None
♠Q63
JT854
32
♣T85
♠T82
KQ63
Q9864
♣9
♠KJ97
A72
T7
♣Q643
20
37
10
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 7♣ 3 2/1 6♠ 6NT
EW:  ♣0 ♦3 ♥5 ♠0 NT1
LoTT: 18 - 18 = 0
Par: +1440 7♣-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  130          5.00   0.00  3♣ N +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
         50    3.50   1.50  1N S -1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A3-Fields-Grossman
         50    3.50   1.50  3♣ N -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        100    2.00   3.00  2N S -2   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        150    1.00   4.00  3N S -3   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        200    0.00   5.00  2N S -4   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A5-White-Plotkin

Craig Hemphill Hand Analysis
WestNorthEastSouth
 1Pass1
Pass2Pass31
Pass3Pass3
Pass42Pass4
Pass4Pass4
Pass4NTPass5
Pass6PassPass
Pass   
  1. Real values, real support.
  2. Minorwood

After a reverse, the best practice is to use a Lebensohl-based structure in which supporting opener's first suit shows real strength and real support. In the diagrammed auction, there followed:

3 control bid
3 control bid
4 Minorwood
4 "1"
4 Queen of trumps?
4 Yes, and the K
4NT Any other specific kings?
5 No
6 Shucks



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18 ♠J9
KJ2
QJ98
♣KT42
Dlr: East
Vul: N-S
♠Q862
Q98
AT75
♣AJ
♠T74
AT764
K4
♣953
♠AK53
53
632
♣Q876
11
137
9
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 1  ♥5 ♠5 NT6
EW: 2 1/2♠ 1NT  ♣5 ♦6
LoTT: 16 - 16 = 0
Par: -110 2♠-W/2-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          4.00   1.00  3N W -2   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  100          4.00   1.00  3N W -2   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
  100          4.00   1.00  4♣ W -2   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A3-Fields-Grossman
   50          2.00   3.00  2N W -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A2-Weber-Kayson
         90    1.00   4.00  2 E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        430    0.00   5.00  3N W +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A5-White-Plotkin
19 ♠642
72
J8743
♣Q83
Dlr: South
Vul: E-W
♠73
AKQT8
T2
♣KJ54
♠J85
J54
AK95
♣962
♠AKQT9
963
Q6
♣AT7
3
139
15
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1 1♠  ♣5 ♥4 NT6
EW: 2♣ 3 1NT  ♦6 ♠5
LoTT: 16 - 16 = 0
Par: -140 3-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  140          4.50   0.50  3 S      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  140          4.50   0.50  3 N      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
  110          3.00   2.00  3 N      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        110    2.00   3.00  2♠ E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        130    0.50   4.50  4♣ W      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        130    0.50   4.50  2♣ W +2   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A5-White-Plotkin
20 ♠7
T94
KJ9853
♣987
Dlr: West
Vul: Both
♠QJ6542
J75
42
♣A6
♠AKT9
AQ
AQ6
♣QT43
♠83
K8632
T7
♣KJ52
4
821
7
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1  ♣4 ♥4 ♠1 NT1
EW: 2♣ 2 6/5♠ 6/5NT  ♦6
LoTT: 19 - 18 = +1
Par: -1440 6NT-E
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          4.50   0.50  5♠ E -1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A3-Fields-Grossman
  100          4.50   0.50  4♠ W -1   A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        620    3.00   2.00  4♠ E      A1-Ross-Walker vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        650    1.00   4.00  4♠ W +1   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        650    1.00   4.00  4♠ E +1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        650    1.00   4.00  4♠ E +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A5-White-Plotkin
21 ♠42
T53
42
♣AKJ865
Dlr: North
Vul: N-S
♠K875
2
QJT95
♣742
♠AT6
AKJ964
863
♣Q
♠QJ93
Q87
AK7
♣T93
8
614
12
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 2NT  ♦4 ♥5 ♠6
EW: 3 2 1♠  ♣4 NT4
LoTT: 17 - 17 = 0
Par: -110 3-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
        420    3.50   1.50  4 W      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A5-White-Plotkin
        420    3.50   1.50  4 W      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        420    3.50   1.50  4 W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        420    3.50   1.50  4 E      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        430    1.00   4.00  3N W +1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        450    0.00   5.00  4 W +1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A3-Fields-Grossman
22 ♠AJ8
QT9874
T3
♣AJ
Dlr: East
Vul: E-W
♠9743
K
KQ8752
♣T5
♠T62
2
AJ96
♣87432
♠KQ5
AJ653
4
♣KQ96
12
85
15
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2♣ 6 2♠ 1NT  ♦6
EW: 1  ♣4 ♥0 ♠3 NT0
LoTT: 19 - 21 = -2
Par: +980 6-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  100          5.00   0.00  4♠ W -1   A1-Ross-Walker vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        620    2.00   3.00  4 W      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A5-White-Plotkin
        620    2.00   3.00  4 W      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        620    2.00   3.00  4 W      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A2-Weber-Kayson
        620    2.00   3.00  4 W      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        620    2.00   3.00  4 W      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
23 ♠A4
Q9
AJT853
♣752
Dlr: South
Vul: Both
♠J98
A52
74
♣AQT43
♠KT763
T763
K6
♣K6
♠Q52
KJ84
Q92
♣J98
11
119
9
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1  ♣5 ♥6 ♠4 NT5
EW: 2♣ 1 3♠ 1NT  ♦6
LoTT: 16 - 17 = -1
Par: -140 3♠-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          4.50   0.50  3N W -2   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  200          4.50   0.50  4♠ E -2   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A5-White-Plotkin
        130    2.50   2.50  4 W      A1-Ross-Walker vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        130    2.50   2.50  3 W +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        140    1.00   4.00  2♠ E +1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        180    0.00   5.00  2N E +2   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A2-Weber-Kayson
24 ♠A93
T4
T73
♣K8642
Dlr: West
Vul: None
♠QJ74
AQ853
KJ85
♣-
♠KT52
62
AQ92
♣AT7
♠86
KJ97
64
♣QJ953
7
1313
7
Double Dummy Makes
NS:  ♣6 ♦1 ♥3 ♠1 NT3
EW: 6 4 6♠ 2NT  ♣6
LoTT: 18 - 18 = 0
Par: -980 6♠-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  480          3.00   2.00  4♠ N +2   A1-Ross-Walker vs A3-Fields-Grossman
  480          3.00   2.00  4♠ N +2   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A5-White-Plotkin
  480          3.00   2.00  4♠ N +2   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  480          3.00   2.00  4♠ N +2   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  480          3.00   2.00  4♠ N +2   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  400          0.00   5.00  3N S      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A2-Weber-Kayson
25 ♠K65
Q75
K4
♣AKQ95
Dlr: North
Vul: E-W
♠987
A643
T873
♣73
♠QT2
KJ92
Q2
♣JT84
♠AJ43
T8
AJ965
♣62
17
49
10
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 4♣ 4 2 4♠ 3NT
EW:  ♣3 ♦2 ♥5 ♠2 NT3
LoTT: 15 - 15 = 0
Par: +420 4♠-NS
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  980          4.50   0.50  6♠ N      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A5-White-Plotkin
  980          4.50   0.50  6♠ N      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  490          3.00   2.00  3N S +3   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
  480          1.50   3.50  4♠ N +2   A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  480          1.50   3.50  4♠ N +2   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        100    0.00   5.00  3N S -2   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A3-Fields-Grossman
26 ♠952
76
Q9765
♣Q43
Dlr: East
Vul: Both
♠6
KJT85
AK83
♣J95
♠AQ843
AQ92
42
♣82
♠KJT7
43
JT
♣AKT76
4
1212
12
Double Dummy Makes
NS:  ♣6 ♦6 ♥2 ♠6 NT5
EW: 1 5 1♠ 2NT  ♣6
LoTT: 17 - 17 = 0
Par: -650 5-EW
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  200          5.00   0.00  3♠* E -1  A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  100          4.00   1.00  3♠ E -1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A5-White-Plotkin
        100    3.00   2.00  4♣ S -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        140    1.50   3.50  3♠ E      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
        140    1.50   3.50  2♠ E +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        170    0.00   5.00  3♠ E +1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
27 ♠AQ86
A972
A3
♣A74
Dlr: South
Vul: None
♠KT753
KQT5
QJ2
♣T
♠J
J6
T98754
♣KQJ5
♠942
843
K6
♣98632
18
118
3
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 1♣ 1 1♠  ♦5 NT6
EW: 2 -/1NT
       ♣5/6 ♥6 ♠5 NT6/7
LoTT: 15 - 17 = -2
Par: -90 1NT-W
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
  980          3.00   2.00  6♠ S      A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
  980          3.00   2.00  6♠ S      A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
  980          3.00   2.00  6♠ S      A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A3-Fields-Grossman
  980          3.00   2.00  6♠ S      A6-Freedman-Selig vs A5-White-Plotkin
  980          3.00   2.00  6♠ S      A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn
  480          0.00   5.00  5♠ S +1   A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
28 ♠Q8752
J7
JT7
♣AQ7
Dlr: West
Vul: N-S
♠J6
T8
KQ
♣JT86532
♠AK
KQ943
6542
♣K9
♠T943
A652
A983
♣4
10
715
8
Double Dummy Makes
NS: 2 3♠ 1/-NT
       ♣4 ♥6 NT7/6
EW: 3♣ 1  ♦5 ♠4 NT5
LoTT: 18 - 18 = 0
Par: +100 4♣*-EW-1
  N-S   E-W    N-S    E-W   Contract
   50          5.00   0.00  4 E -1   A3-Gomer-Kauffman vs A6-Shoemaker-Dickenson
        100    4.00   1.00  3♠ N -1   A6-Freedman-Selig vs A5-White-Plotkin
        130    2.50   2.50  4♣ W      A4-Mendelsohn-Gordon vs A1-Kaufman-Satten
        130    2.50   2.50  3♣ W +1   A5-Masterson-Joselson vs A3-Fields-Grossman
        200    1.00   4.00  4♠* N -1  A2-Pach-Rosenberg vs A4-Greenspan-Fine
        500    0.00   5.00  4♠* N -2  A7-Alcoff-Mita vs A7-Levine-Mendelsohn