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Limit bids are useful bids as they can show the strength and the shape of the hand.
A new suit bid is not a limit bid. Limit bids are:
Remember that if you have 3-card support for the opener’s major suit, you should raise that suit immediately.
|1 ♥/ ♠||2 ♥/ ♠||= 6-9 TP & 3 trumps (in openers bid suit)|
|3 ♥/ ♠||= 10-12 TP & 3 trumps (in openers bid suit)|
Bidding game directly is a pre-emptive bid designed to shut out the opponents.
It promises 6-9 HCP with either 4 trumps & a void, or 5 trumps & a singleton.
If you have more than 13 HCP, you must change suit first and then bid game.
Partner opens 1♥. What is your bid?Hand 1.
|1.||Introduction To Bridge - Hand Evaluation|
|6.||Responder Suit Bids|
|7.||Responder No Trump Bids|
|9.||Responding To Overcalls|
|11.||Responding With Balanced Hands|
|12.||Responding With An Unbalanced Hand|
|14.||Responses To NoTrump Rebids|
|15.||Overcall Or Double|
|17.||Responses To Takeout Doubles|
|19.||Responses To 2NT|
|20.||Opening Strong 2 Clubs|
|21.||Responding to a Strong 2 Club Opening|
|22.||Responding to an Opening Weak 2 Bid|
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