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Beating Par

Beating Par

By In 15th World Bridge Series, Articles On 28th September 2018

Every deal has a ‘Par Contract’. This example comes from the fourth session of the semi-final of the Rand Cup:

With EW cold for ten tricks in spades, NS beat par by bidding up to 5].
South led the FioriK and declarer won in dummy, drew trumps and advanced the {J. When South followed with the seven declarer put up dummy’s king and had beaten par by a considerable margin, scoring +850.

Another par beating result gave China Evertrust 16IMPs and set up a thrilling finish today

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