Really Easy Play in No-trumps - EBU
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|The one aspect of bridge most players really enjoy is playing the dummy. With the bidding you have to unravel the system and worry about what partner is trying to say. With Defence you have to watch all the cards that are played and read the mesages partner is sending you. But on about one hand in four, you are on your own. You can make your plan, You can carry it out. You can outwit the defence by the clever way you play your and dummy's cards.|
This book covers the play of the hand in no trump from four principles. It explains slowly and simply how to plan the play of the hand, how to count your winners, how to build extra tricks by driving out opponents' high cards. Each step is spelled out with plenty of examples to show you how to think clearly and logically.
As you progress, you will learn more advanced techniques, such as creating entries to cash winners, the finesse, the hold up, the Rule of Eleven, recognising the danger hand and how to make a plan by selecting from the tools available to you.
The bidding given is simple Standard Englisj Acol. Each chapter has a quiz to check you have understood the principles involved, At the end of the book, 24 hands to play revise all the techniques you have learned.
It wont be too long before you achieve that aim, to make every no trump contract you reach!