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Old 08-18-2016, 02:00 PM
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Originally Posted by TexCat View Post
?? I don't even see how you make 7NT with these cards.
The lead was a small spade which gave me the spade finesse.

I count 3 spades (at most), 2 hearts, 5 diamonds, and 2 clubs. Was the QJ hearts doubleton for the 13th trick? Not a slam I'd want to be in, needing both the spade finesse and the QJ doubleton of hearts.
I didn't need the HQJ doubleton: I ran the diamonds, squeezing the other suits and made four spade tricks.