LESSON 33.1: GENERAL RULES OF DEFENSE IN THIRD SEAT

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a) On partner's lead of low card, it is mandatory to play high in third seat when dummy is showing no honors

b) On the lead of an ace against a notrump contract, it is mandatory to unblock any honor or to give count without an honor

c) It is important to try maintaining communication with your partner's hand

d) Do not hesitate to overtake your partner's master trick to allow continuation of a suit

e) It is frequent that the player in third seat must retain his master honors to maintain communication with his partner

f) When ace-king or king-queen of an unbid suit are not visible, assume that your partner does not hold more than one of the two missing honors

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