Trading on the favorable vulnerability, South opened two spades with one fewer card than the usual length for a weak two-bid. This ended the bidding, and Winestock, West, led the diamond king. She shifted to a heart, and when South played low from dummy Gitelman won with the king. He returned a club to the queen, king and ace.
The spade king was led and allowed to win. At this point South should have cashed the heart ace, unblocking. Instead he led a second trump, and East was able to win with the ace and play a heart.South was now in dummy again, and in difficulty. He did not wish to shorten his trumps by ruffing a club, so he led a diamond. East discarded a heart, and West won with the 10.
The obvious road for the defense was to play clubs, but Winestock made a more elegant move. She cashed the diamond ace, on which her partner threw his last heart, and a heart ruff defeated the contract. The result was the same one down as it would have been after a club return from West.
Did you guess that East-West, who began with a 4-4 heart fit, would score a ruff in that suit? Readers who claim to have foreseen this possibility will strain my credulity.
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