- Everyone has 5-4-4
- Every pair has a 5-0 match and two 4-4.
- Every 5 long colors is 10-A.
How do you play this and what's the maximum you can achive?
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These hands are pathological for both sides. For example consider this example of one pattern you describe:
NORTH S: AKQJT H: - D: AQT8 C: KJ97 WEST EAST S: 8642 S: 9753 H: 9753 H: 8642 D: J9753 D: - C: - C: J9753 SOUTH S: - H: AKQJT D: KJ97 C: AQT8
Although NS can make 7NT on any lead, if they mistakenly end up in 7 of a major instead the result will be anything from making to down 8, depending on the lead. (Note the cross ruff in the minors available to EW if either major is trump.) Note that many NS pairs may find it difficult to reach the cold Notrump grand with a void in each hand.
A Diamond contract by South is unassailable as East has no diamonds with which to ruff, but by North will go down one on a Club lead by East. The opposite holds true for a Club contract.
The actual result at each table will very much depend on the experience and systems available to each partnership.
The (in)famous Mississippi Heart Hand is another example of a pathologically bad distribution for a seemingly very strong partnership holding.