Online School of Bridge: Next Step Lesson 090 - Play Hand 2
2/1 The 1NT Response

[playhand]AJ972.4.K7.A7632 65.KT8.A98652.Q8 T43.AJ973.J3.KT5 KQ8.Q652.QT4.J94,2[/playhand]
[auctioncomments]|1||2|Show five+ spades and 13+ points.|3||4||5||6|Showing your second suit, clubs. Partner’s 1NT showed 6-11 high card points without three spades.|7||8||9||10|Partner has six+ diamonds and this bid is not forcing.[/auctioncomments]
[cardplaycomments]|1| Your goal is to draw trumps and try to establish spades, by trumping in the North hand. |2| Win the diamond switch and play a spade to the !s9. |3| If you establish spades, you may lose only three tricks, when there are actually four losers; one in each suit. [/cardplaycomments]