LESSON 18.4: RESPONSES TO A TAKEOUT DOUBLE OVER
AN OPPONENT'S INTERFERENCE

a)

Dealer: West

South

A J 9 7 3
9 4
8 6
Q 10 7 5

South

West

North

East

 
?

1
 

Double
 

1
 

1 (7+ TP   4/5+ ) inviting

Responding to partner's takeout double over an opponent's interference requires 7+ TP (because partner's takeout double is not forcing any more)

b)

Dealer: West

South

J 9 7 3
A 9 4
Q 10 7 5
7 5

South

West

North

East

 
?

1
 

Double
 

Redouble
 

Pass (0+ TP) 1 round


                      

Over right-hand-opponent's redouble: - show any five-card or more suit - pass with 0-5 HCP and no five-card or more suit - pass with support for the unbid suits


                    
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