Trinidad & Tobago Contract Bridge Association
BC 2/1 Bidding Summaries
1NT OPENING PAGE 1
1NT OPENING BID PAGE 2
MINOR SUIT OPENING BIDS
MAJOR SUIT OPENING BIDS

Major Suit Openings finally Introduces the Actual 2/1 Game Force Convention. Notice that it ONLY applies when Opener is in the 1st and 2nd seat since a Passed hand cannot force to game. The most Significant differences with Standard American is the forcing 1NT reponse to a Major with its 5 - 13 hcp range and the fact that 2/1 is a Game force when Opener is in 1st and 2nd Seat. This Bidding Summary includes several other Conventions including Bergen Raises, Jacoby Raise, Splinters and Drury.

BC ROMAN KEYCARD ASKING BIDS & 14/30 ANSWERS

The Roman Key Card Bids decribed here are with "14/30" ANSWERS. Bridge Clinic recommends that the same ANSWERING STRUCTURE be used at all times and selects the 14/30 structure to allow for a Queen Ask to be Answered below 5 when "fishing" for the Q to get to 6.