and this was the auction:
What is your call? What does 2NT in this sequence mean? Would you bid it without spades partially stopped? Is the hand good enough to bid 3D?
Spades were 4-3 and diamonds 3-3. Partner held the heart Ace, diamond queen and KJ of clubs tight. After they took their four spade tricks, East-West had 9 tricks in NT.
So, this is how the matchpoints pay out:
Going down 0%
In other words, this board was lost when we decided to play a forcing 1NT.