System Summary Form, 2016 USBC


Team: McAllister Last Updated Apr 22, 2016 at 03:48
Players: Kevin Dwyer - John McAllister

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Bids that Require Advance Preparation

Vs Opps strong 1NT

2C = both majors
2D = H or S
2H = H + minor
2S = S + minor
2N = minors
X = 4M 5m+

X vs weak NT = 15+
1m-(P)-2S = artificial limit raise in the minor

General Bidding Style

14+-17 NT opening
Transfer Leb over interference
DONT runouts over PEN DBL
5-card majors
1M-(P)-3C = ART, 4 card limit raise
1M-(P)-3M = Mixed raise

2/1 game forcing

Fairly light openers

1m-(DBL)-2D/H/S = natural, 2/3 top honors, constructive but NF

Opening Leads AND Leads in the Middle of the Hand

3rd/low vs suits
2nd/4th vs NT

4th best attitude oriented leads in middle of hand

Defensive Signals

UDCA, except on A lead 1st trick = Standard
STD honor lead against NT; K is power lead
Standard remainder count
Primarily attitude signals