Online School of Bridge: Lesson 034 - Play Hand 3
2/1 The 1NT Response

[playhand]K2.AQ962.Q7.AJ83 Q97.87.AKJ954.97 AT863.KT3.T8.Q65 J54.J54.632.KT42,3[/playhand]
[auctioncomments]|1| Unbalanced, five hearts, opening hand.|2||3||4||5| Shows three or more clubs. Partner's 1NT showed 6-12 high card points and fewer than four spades.|6||7||8||9| Partner has 10-12 high card points with six good diamonds so 3NT looks good. [/auctioncomments]
[cardplay]s04 s07 s06 s13.[/cardplay]
[cardplaycomments]|1|The lead produces a ninth trick but makes taking the heart finesse a dangerous proposition as a spade through the !sQ will set up a lot of tricks for the defenders. Start by playing the !sK [/cardplaycomments]