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BRIDGE BITES  #142

      

 

A MATTER OF ENTRIES

                                                                           Brian Gunnell

  

          

♠ Q

QJT95

A642

♣ 865

                  

 

            N-S Vulnerable

            South   West     North    East

            1NT      2♠         3         Pass

            3NT      All Pass

 

Westís frisky 2♠ overcall is brushed aside and South becomes Declarer in 3NT.  West leads the Spade Ten, won in Dummy.  Thereís a trap for the unwary on this deal, and todayís Declarer fell right into it.  But our readers wonít, will they?

♠ KT9543

862

9

♣ KJ2

       Dummy

 

West            East

 

       Declarer

♠ 876

K74

QJT8

♣ Q74

 

♠ AJ2

A3

K753

♣ AT93