Opening One of a Minor

When to use?  Consider opening one of a minor in these situations:

  • Opening point value – 13 points 
  • No 5 card major.

AND one of the following:

  • 5-card minor with honors
  • 3 good
  • 4 good
  • 4 / 4 in majors and you want your partner to respond with their 4 card major suit

 

Convenient Minor

1 Forcing / Bust

Response to One of a Minor