Online School of Bridge: Lesson 049 - Play Hand 4
Major Suit Raises - Preemptive Raises

[playhand]J932.K82.97.JT93 KQT85.J9.A632.A4 74.AQ65.KJ4.KQ76 A6.T743.QT85.852,4[/playhand]
[auctioncomments]|1||2||3||4|This is a preemptive raise showing very few points and four trumps. You are NOT asking partner to bid to game.[/auctioncomments]
[cardplaycomments]|1|There's one spade loser, possibly two heart losers, one diamond and one club loser. The lead has helped because you have good clubs as well as the !cA. Later lose a club trick to the !cQ, and that will promote two club tricks for you.[/cardplaycomments]