Lesson Ten: Opening lead
Top of the Sequence in No Trump Contract.
East is Declarer with a goal of nine tricks in No Trump.
South should lead the Queen of Hearts in an attempt to set up some Heart tricks for the defense.
The lead of the Queen shows partner a Sequence that starts with the Queen.
East has six sure winners (2 Hearts, 3 Diamonds and 1 Club).
East can set up three Spade winners by playing Spades until the opponents take their Ace.
Declarer should end up with nine winners.