Squeeze - A play tactic containing elements of a squeeze and a throw-in.
West opens 1N,
with South ending up in 4S. West plays three rounds of Hearts.
West plays Hearts, South
ruffing the third round. Declarer wins
3 rounds of trump, opponents'
discarding Clubs. South
next wins two rounds of Clubs,
the third round in dummy to ensure defenders cannot put declarer on lead
using a Club throw-in.
opened 1 Notrump, declarer can assume West holds the Diamond
honors, frustrating a repeated Diamond finesse. Thus, declarer plays a
to West's likely Diamond tenaces, completing the Diamond
Also see Squeezes and Bridge Books on