RUIA final, Session II, Deal 30: 5-level problems.

Deal No.30, East Dealer, None Vul

 

  ♠ 10 9 7 5
7 6
K Q 10 6 4 3
♣ 2
OPEN
ROOM
BIDDING
West...
D Roy
- -
2♣
Pass
Dbl
North..
Choksi
- -
3
3♠
Pass
East...
Master
1♣
Pass
Pass
Pass
South..
Gupta
1NT
3
4
Pass
♠ K Q 2
10 9 4 3
8
♣ Q J 10 7 3
  ♠ A J 6 3
8
A J 9
♣ K 9 8 6 4
Lead:
Result:
Score
Down 1
NS:-100
...... .....
  ♠ 8 4
A K Q J 5 2
7 5 2
♣ A 5
CLOSE
ROOM
BIDDING
West...
Venky
- -
3♣
Pass
North..
Shah
- -
3
Pass
East...
Prabha
1♣
5♣
Pass
South..
Ruia
1
5
......
      Lead:
Result
Score
♠K
Down 2
NS:-100
.... ......

 

Venky and Prabhakaran reached a very good 5♣. Looks like Master and Debashish weren't going to be there. There were o­nly 8 tricks in a Heart contract but Diamond ruffs were not easy to opt for. In the Open room, 4 went down o­ne doubled, while in the Close room, 5 went down two undoubled.

Deal 30: NO EXCHANGE

Total : INDIA BLUES: 71               
          FORMIDABLES: 54

 

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