Online School of Bridge: Lesson 043 - Play Hand 3
Major Suit Transfers

[playhand]QJT74.A83.96.K43 A3.K642.KQ4.A985 62.QJ75.A75.QJT6 K985.T9.JT832.72,3[/playhand]
[auctioncomments]|1|10 high card points and 1 length point, Not enough to open.|2||3||4||5| Partner has a balanced hand with 15-17 high card points. Transfer to spades to show a five+ card suit.|6||7||8||9| Bid game in no trumps to show a balanced hand with five spades and enough points for game. [/auctioncomments]
[cardplaycomments]|1|Play spades, losing to the !s K if necessary. Play towards your diamond honours, hoping the !dA is onside. [/cardplaycomments]