System Summary Form, 2016 USBC

Team: Jolly Last Updated Apr 19, 2016 at 15:24
Players: Julie Arbit - Anam Tebha

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Bids that Require Advance Preparation

1C: all balanced hands outside of our 14-16 NT range and could have as many as 5D and as few as 2C
1D: promises a hand we’re treating as unbalanced (including some 5422 and 6332).
2C: 19-21 balanced or any GF
Transfers over 1C
Transfers over 1m – (1red)
Transfers over 1x – (x) (starts with xx over minors, 1NT over majors)
Transfers over (1x) - 1y – (x)
Transfer rebids over 1d – 1x
Transfers over our 2M opening
2D over 1NT: 1 major
Suction over strong 1C and 2C

General Bidding Style

Undisciplined preempts and 3rd chair 1-level openings
Light openings (all balanced 11s and most unbalanced 10s, some 9s)
1 NT: 14-16

Opening Leads AND Leads in the Middle of the Hand

Vs suits: 3rd/low
Vs NT: 4th
Vs All: Attitude shifts mid-hand
K: power lead
Trump leads: generally SP

Defensive Signals

Upside Down carding (attitude – SP – count)
Vs NT: Rev. Smith
Trump suit preference