Theory and Conventions
M J Bridge
Opponents opened with a weak bid
Weak bids have taken over the world in recent times. You must be prepared for them.
‘Weak’ in this context can sometimes be somewhat short of closely defined.
In the present section opener’s bid will usually not contain opening values, and the bid will not include an alternative strong meaning.
The following styles of weak opening bid are considered in turn:-
single-suited weak two
two-suited weak two
Beginner and above
Overcaller’s first bid
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