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Old 08-23-2016, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by amarone View Post
3D does not show any more than a 3 card suit,
In standard ACOL it shows 4+ cards.

I suggest 2C - 2H - 2NT - 3D - 3H (this must show doubleton support as you did not raise immediately)
Actually this would show 3 card support, so the preferred response would be 4D. I'm interested that you would bid 2NT instead of 2S. Surely bidding 2NT would indicate only 2 or 3 spades? If partner had been 5-5 in Hearts and Spades, we would have missed that.

But yes, 7D would have been a better contract.