CONTRACT: 3 South
OPENING LEAD: A (denying the king)
Four possible losers: two spades, one diamond and one club.
Line of play: routine play; pull trumps As soon As possible.
Trick 1 W: A, 4, 9, 2
Trick 2 W: 8, 7, K, 5
Trick 3 E: 6, 10, J, 3
Trick 4 N: K, 6, 2, 5
Trick 5 N: Q, 8, 4, A
Trick 6 W: 10, Q, K, A
Trick 7 S:
Declarer cashes four rounds of hearts to pitch two diamonds from dummy. He concedes a last diamond loser at the end.
Declarer makes his contract.
The defense takes four tricks: two spades, the trump ace and one diamond.