#3: Masters Pairs, Sacramento, 1987
3♠ overcall was a bit pushy; but you felt
that partner might be
hard-pressed to balance with his presumed
heart length, and the final contract is reasonable.
K is led; east overtakes and tries
queen, which you ruff high. You cleverly sneak
jack of spades through. A second spade is taken by west,
who returns his last trump as east discards two hearts. Winning in dummy,
you try a diamond to the
West returns a low diamond (east plays the
Plan the play.