Recommended defense against Hexagon

Over 1C – Natural or any system used by you over weak or strong NT (such as DONT, Hamilton etc)
·         This can be delayed until 1C opener reveals range (11-14 or 15-17) or immediate
·         1D/1H/1S overcall can be used as natural opening with 5+ card
 
1NT – Please refer to FuN convention for comprehensive responses.
 
2C, 2D, 2H, 2S, 2NT openings
·         Overcalls are natural
·         Double showing opening bid in the suit opened or 18+ balanced hand
·         2NT for 15-17hcp balanced and certain stopper in suit above opened suit
·         Double 2NT with strong NT or strong suit that you can bid next
 
3C is game force unbalanced hand
·         Natural overcall
·         Lead directing
 
3D, 3H are transfer pre-empts
·         Cue bid (4D,4H) are natural
·         Bid of S after 3D opening is natural
·         3NT to play
·         4NT shows both minors
·         Cue bid of higher suit shows 5 card in the other major and 5 card in a minor
·         X for 3 way takeout with shortage in higher suit
 
3NT is minor suit preempt
·         4H or 4S natural
·         4C both majors with preference for H or neutral
·         4D both majors with preference for S
 
3S (similar to gambling 3NT) shows solid minor suit
·         4C = both majors with preference for H or neutral
·         4D = both majors with preference for S
·         4H or 4S natural

X for 3 way takeout

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