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Advancing Cappelletti

A bridge hand

You are South. West opens 1NT. Partner overcalls 2♣ playing the Cappelletti convention, showing a single suit. East bids 2♦, explained as a transfer showing hearts. What should you bid?

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The Full Hand

Gino's Suggestion and a Short Explanation

Pass. Partner is likely to hold diamonds. In a competitive auction prefer defending when you recognize a (likely) misfit situation.

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