Calls made during the auction phase of a contract bridge game convey
information about the player's card holdings. Calls may be "natural" (that is, are
based on a holding of the suit b...
With only 15 words allowed during an auction and just 13 cards in each suit,
bridge players have invented dozens of special bids, called conventions, ...
Bridge Conventions A-M: Jacoby Transfer, Blackwood, Gerber, Forcing Notrump,
Fourth Suit Forcing and many more.
Bridge Bidding. by Jim Belk. Basic Bidding. A short summary of standard bidding.
Counting Points and Scoring · The Opening Bid · Responding to a Suit ...
... All-Purpose Cue Bids · Competitive doubles ... Directional Asking Cue Bids ...
There are many contract bridge bidding conventions. Most players only use a few
. The Bridge Burglar's guide explains the ones most commonly used.
Stayman, Transfer and the Other Conventions in Bridge Game. ... 2 response to
1NT requests opener to bid his lower-ranking four-card major. 1 NT opener ...
Oct 22, 2009 ... These pages contain hundreds of bidding conventions simply explained. Bridge
bidding conventions are a real necessity and this page ...
Introduction. Conventions are a part of the auction, that are extensions of the
standard bidding system. They are referred to as "conventions" because unlike
A compendium of over 250 bridge bidding conventions, systems, signals and