Double Dummy Corner

 

Competition Problem 163a

composed by Hugh Darwen
presented for solving in October 2018

DR4

♠ AQ

 K6543

 KJ7

♣ A102

♠ K65

 Q987

 1065

♣ K87

♠ J432

 none

 AQ432

♣ J654

♠ 10987

 AJ102

 98

♣ Q93

West to lead and defeat South's contract of four hearts.  Why is that lead needed?

DDC Home Next problem Previous problem
Tables Next DR4 Previous DR4
Competition problem archive Next Darwen problem Previous Darwen problem