Trump Busters #3

Updated: Feb 26, 2019

Week 3! I see your mind, body, and spirit have not wavered from the past two challenges; namaste grasshopper! Here is another puzzle for your practice towards true Euchre enlightenment!

The Scenario

Player 4 has just dealt and the bid is passed to you. You are holding the cards seen on screen, first to bid. Score is 4-5 in your team's favor. Assume that this is standard progressive style play (best of 8 hands, whoever reaches 10 first). This is hand #6.

The Question

1) Do you call trump in the first round of bidding?

2) Second round of bidding goes around and comes back to you. Do you call trump or pass? If you call trump, what would you call?

We want to hear what you think! Get the discussion going on below in the comment section, or if you would like, call into Talk Table, the official podcast of the Euchre-ist League, live every Thursday starting at 11am!

Check out new Table Talk episodes where Ben and Trevor go over what they think of the Trump Buster scenarios! Do you agree with their analysis? Did they miss something? Email us or comment below on this post for your voice to be heard!

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