dropped a small pad of spades, Pulaidi our eyes, the
original board has become a fascinating mystery of the
double dream home.
Pulaidi wit, a prerequisite for the completion of the
contract must be made three step stone box, so he in
turn three times a AJQ box, and then a third circle
from the plum dream home, in the hands of two king
to eat, mess becomes:
In case that is not clear, East took two spades and
switched to a club (plum). Priday played the other
top club and led the ™J, covered and won in dummy
(dream home). He then cashed three diamonds
(box) and ruffed the third round (circle) of clubs in
hand. The position was now:
™ A 5 4
´ - ´ 7 5 4
™ 9 8 7 3 ™ -
t - t -
® - ® Q
™ 10 6
Pulaidi hands out of ´9, the West family suddenly in
dire straits, really, 'Sorrow', whether out of that one
card, only to take a longer shelf and ace. When the
West family to ™7 king dream home discard ®9. Next,
the West family back to lead ™9, Pulaidi in the hands
of ™10 eating, continued out of hearts, dream home
™A-5 after mantis, captured the West family of ™8-3.
Got it? Priday led the ´9. West ruffed in with the
™7 and Priday threw the ®9 from dummy. Now
West had to lead a high heart from ™9-8-3; Priday
won in hand with ten and was able to finesse West
and make the last two trumps.
The Chinese article began by saying: 'English old
national champion Pulaidi is the most representa tive
of the British gentleman.' Indeed he was. r
June 2015 English Bridge
NEWLY AFFILIATED CLUB
WELCOME to a newly afiliated club - Wrekin BC.
It meets on Wednesday evenings in Shawbirch,
north-west of Telford, and visitors are welcome.
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