Bidding in Bridge - 3 Strategies
Overview of constructive, competitive and balancing auctions.
When just you and your partner are in the auction it's all about constructive bidding.
Rule of Twenty
The rule of twenty is a simple way to gauge whether or not to open the bidding.
Limit Bids in Bridge
Limit bids define the strength and shape of a hand.
North made a jump bid but it wasn't forcing. Why not?
Sometimes after making a limit bid partner will want you to define your hand further.
How can we keep our options for bidding game open and still keep the bidding low?
Sign Off Bids
After a limit bid, partner can normally make a sign off bid ending the auction.
Notrump bids in Competition
Notrump limit bids when the opposition bid and partner passes.