|At least 6 hearts and game values, requiring partner to rebid 4.|
|At least 6 spades and game values, requiring partner to rebid 4.|
South African Texas is less popular than Texas Transfers. The minor benefit of South African Texas is that it is theoretically easier to remember
It can also be noted that South African Texas offers the ability to show game-forcing spade hands in three ways:
In interference, South African Texas is only on if the interference is lower than
South African Texas is attributed to Max Sapire of South Africa, a prominent player in the 1960s and 1970s. According to the Encyclopedia of Bridge, it is also credited as the original form of Texas Transfers invented by American player David Carter.
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