Contract Bridge is a sophisticated bridge game for the single player, where all other three hands are bid and played by the computer. The ideal opportunity for uninterrupted bridge tuition or polishing up on your playing technique.
Random deal * Natural bidding * Pre-emptive jump bids * Strong two bids * Stayman conversion * Advance play routines
The program bids on the basis of card distribution and high card points (H.C.P.). There is a slight weighting to the major suits (Spades & Hearts) and Notrumps.
A hand is regarded as having a balanced distribution if -
No suit exceeds four cards in length.
It contains no void or singleton.
Opening Bids - 1 Level
Suit 12-19 H.C.P.'s Min. 4 Cards
Notrump 12-14 H.C.P.'s Balanced hand