• Bridge: Jan. 25, 2023

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    My friend known to all as Second Hand Rose played at the club today. When the lesson about “second hand low” was taught, Rose was out on a date with Jiggs the plumber.
    In a team match, both Souths played at four hearts. North's jump to three hearts invited game. West led the king of clubs, and both declarers took dummy's ace and casually led a diamond.
    At one table, East played the nine. South took his ace, drew trumps, ruffed dummy's last club and exited with a diamond. When East won, he had to lead a club, conceding a ruff-sluff, or a spade from his jack. South had only two more losers...
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