|Problem 6 Solution
North East South
Partner leads the 7 of Hearts, declarer plays the King from dummy.
a) What do you
play to this trick?
a) Play the Jack to unblock the suit.
b) Play the Jack again to attempt to get the lead. If you don't then declarer will duck the trick to partner, win the Spade or Diamond return and then cash the Spade Ace if necessary and run the Diamonds, strip squeezing West who will have to throw Heart winners and will then be thrown in with a Heart to lead away from the Club King.