Double Dummy Corner

 

Problem 5

composed by Paul Barden, 1989

DR8

♠ K1098

♥ Q1064

♦ none

♣ A9543

♠ A

♥ J987

♦ KQ65

♣ K876




♠ J65

 AK5

 10843

♣ QJ10

♠ Q7432

♥ 32

♦ AJ972

♣ 2

South to make three spades.  West leads the ♠A.

(In 1989 North's clubs were AJ843, East's Q109 and West's K765.  The composer changed them in 2001 on a suggestion by DeepFinesse.)

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Successful solvers to date: Andy Prothero, Dick Yuen, Michael Schreiber, Rajeswar Tewari, Leigh Matheson

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Hugh Darwen, 2001

Date last modified: 13 September, 2017