Posts by Derek Rimington

Overcall with a Good Suit by Derek Rimington

By Derek Rimington • 7 January, 2015

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(Intermediate level) The primary objectives for suit overcalls are:

Don’t Bid Again After Pre-Empting

By Derek Rimington • 10 October, 2012

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Playing rubber bridge (or indeed any form of scoring), an opening bid of three or more indicates a hand with a…

Use the Rule of Two and Three

By Derek Rimington • 1 October, 2012

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Rule is a bit of a misnomer. It is a guideline from the 1930 about overcalls and pre-emptive bidding.