Index
Response to 1C Opening Bid
     
























Interference over 1C?
1D= 0-7 hcp
1H/1S= 8+ hcp & 5+ card suit above the bid suit, (positive suit transfer)
1N= 8-13 hcp, balanced
2C/D=8+ hcp & 5+ card suit above the bid suit, (positive suit transfer)
2H= 4-6 hcp w 6+ hearts; points concentrated in long suit
2S= 4-6 hcp w 6+ hearts; points concentrated in long suit
2N= 14+ hcp, denies 5 card major, may have poor 5 card minor
3C=8-13 hcp & Black Stiff (3D asks- 3H=C; 3S=S)
3D= 8-13 hcp & Red Stiff (3H asks- 3S=D; 3NT=H)
...........(with either of the above, after stiff asking bid, rebid of the stiff is CAB#1)
3H= 14+ hcp, 1-4-4-4 w 4 Controls
3S= Any 7 card suit headed by AKC
     4C asks for controls outside the long suit
          4D= 0; 4H=1 (K); 4S=2 (A or KK); 4N= 3(AK or KKK)
     4D asks responder to name his suit (H=H, S=S, NT=D, C=C)
     New suit by opener asks for 3rd round control of that suit
          Step 1= none
          Step 2= doubleton
          Step 3= guarded queen
3N=14+ hcp, 4-4-4-1 w 4 Controls
4C= 14+ hcp, 4-4-1-4 w 4 Controls
4D= 14+ hcp, 4-1-4-4 w 4 Controls
4H/S= 0-4 hcp & broken 8 card suit