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Pre-empt opening bids  

 
Preemptive bids can be described as "the equalizer” because, no matter how good your opponents are, they will not be able to cope with every situation, this is the point of pre-emptive bids, to give your opponents lots of situations to cope with.

Test your knowledge

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Check your understanding of the lessons on pre-empts. Some of the questions have more than one correct answer - as you select an answer you will receive instant feedback on your choice

Choose your opening bid with the following hands


  1 NoTrump (1NT)
  1 Spade (1S)
  2 Spades (2S)
  3 Spades (3S)
  4 Spades (4S)




  1 NoTrumps (1NT)
  1 Club (1C)
  2 Clubs (2C)
  3 Clubs (3C)
  4 Clubs (4C)



  1 Diamond (1D)
  2 Diamonds (2D)
  3 Diamonds (3D)
  4 Diamonds (4D)




  1 NoTrump (1NT)
  1 Heart (1H)
  2 Hearts (2H)
  3 Hearts (3H)
  4 Hearts (4H)




  1 NoTrump (1NT)
  1 Club (1C)
  2 Clubs (2C)
  3 Clubs (3C)
  4 Clubs (4C)




  1 NoTrumps (1NT)
  1 Heart (1S)
  2 Hearts (2H)
  3 Hearts (3H)
  4 Hearts (4H)




  1 Spade (1S)
  1 Heart (1H)
  2 Spades (2S)
  3 Spades (3S)
  1 NoTrumps (1NT)




  1 Heart (1H)
  2 Hearts (2H)
  3 Hearts (3H)
  4 Hearts (4H)
  Pass (P)




  1 Heart (1H)
  1 Club (1C)
  2 Clubs (2C)
  3 Clubs (3C)
  Pass (P)
  1 NoTrump (1NT)
  2 Hearts (2H)



Practice Bidding and Playing Pre-Emptive Hands

With commentary
Responder has an opening hand and support but you need to squeeze to make this contract Responder has an opening hand and support but you need to squeeze to make this contract Responder has an opening hand and support but you need to squeeze to make this contract * Responder has an opening hand and support but you need to squeeze to make this contract *
Rebidding your pre-emptive long suit Rebidding your pre-emptive long suit Rebidding your pre-emptive long suit * Rebidding your pre-emptive long suit *
Responding to partners weak 3 bid - when can I? Responding to partners weak 3 bid - when can I? Responding to partners weak 3 bid - when can I? * Responding to partners weak 3 bid - when can I? *
Should I open a weak two or a 1 level bid Should I open a weak two or a 1 level bid Should I open a weak two or a 1 level bid * Should I open a weak two or a 1 level bid *
Find the correct opening bid for this hand Find the correct opening bid for this hand Find the correct opening bid for this hand * Find the correct opening bid for this hand *
Pre-empt and stop the opposition finding their fit Pre-empt and stop the opposition finding their fit Pre-empt and stop the opposition finding their fit * Pre-empt and stop the opposition finding their fit *
The opposition can make 4H if you don't pre-empt. But will they bid it? The opposition can make 4H if you don't pre-empt. But will they bid it? The opposition can make 4H if you don't pre-empt. But will they bid it? * The opposition can make 4H if you don't pre-empt. But will they bid it? *









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