Stayman Advanced
Article by Woodgrove



Artificial and asks opener to bid a 4-card major suit. Responser typically has at least one 4-card major and some ruffing potential (not 4-3-3-3 shape), and is searching for a possible 4-4 trump fit. Stayman is also used as stepingstone to show a 5-card or longer minor suit in a game-going hand (usually with slam interest).

Stayman Over 1NT (2C Response to 1NT)
1NT Opener Response After 2C:

Rebids By Stayman Bidder: INTERFERENCE BY THE OPPONENTS: