Intermediate and newcomer players - sharpen your game with this series of tutorials. You can browse the index by topic, or read them in order. Learn even more at ACBL's Learn page.
West leads a low Diamond to Eastís Ace, a Diamond is returned to Westís King, and you ruff Westís ♦J. Things are looking pretty bleak! For starters, you will need the Club finesse to work. And then there is the small matter of the trump suit, where you can afford only two losers. Doesnít that require the suit to be 3-3? Not necessarily!