Daily Bridge Tip #8

 It’s all about finding both major Jacks.
Missing 6 cards in the suit the odds favour cashing the top 3 honours and hope the Jack falls
Missing 7 cards in the suit the odds favour cashing one top honour (in case there’s a singleton Jack) and then finesse the H10 on the 2nd round of the suit.
Not a great game contract on this occasion!

TIP

Locating a Jack; finesse when missing 7 or more cards; play for the drop missing 6

Locating a Queen: finesse when missing 5 or more cards; play for the drop missing 4

Locating a King: finesse when missing 3 or more cards; play for the drop missing 2

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