LESSON 24.6: FALSECARDING

a) A falsecard play consists in playing a card with the intention of deceiving the opponents

b) A falsecard play should not be used when defending, to avoid misleading your partner

c) A falsecard play often applies to declarer play on the opening lead

Dealer: South
Vul: None

North

9 5 4
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West

East

 

A K 7 3
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J 10 6
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South

 

Q 8 2
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1) On the lead of the K by West, East follows with the six to discourage the continuation of the suit

see lesson 34.2 Attitude signal

2) South plays the 8 rather than the two suggesting that East could hold Q 6 2



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