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Bidding in the slam zone


All beginners and many improvers will benefit by reminding themselves of


an approach to bidding slams


Following that there are a number of general considerations relating to slam bidding:-


some underlying principles


And finally there is a consideration of some of the conventional agreements which you may choose to select from as aids to accurate slam bidding.


Blackwood etc.


cue-bidding


serious and non-serious 3NT


trial bids


other 4NT


5NT conventions


redouble


forcing pass


four of a minor


five of a major


relays, asking bids,denial cue-bids, spiral scans etc.



Beginner and above

This page last updated 10th Aug 2019

Context  -  Acol bidding - the auction continues.