|Cappelletti is used when the opponents open
Aside from the Double in Capp -- the main purpose is to interfere with the bidding.
A Double is for Penalty -- only if your partner is exceptionally weak would he remove the double.
A Bid of 2C shows a one-suited hand -- this will relay to 2D and partner will show his suit at his next turn.
A Bid of 2D shows both Majors (at least 5/4) -- Partner will bid his best Major.
A Bid of 2H shows Hearts and a Minor Suit -- 2nt ASKS for the Minor.
A Bid of 2S shows Spades and a Minor Suit -- 2nt ASKS for the Minor.
A Bid of 2NT shows both Minors and asks for a T/O in the Minors.
East openes a Strong Notrump.
South bids 2S* showing the Spade suit and a unspecified Minor. This partnership has agreed to play Cappelleti.
When it comes around to North
he bids an artificial 2nt* since he wishes to know his partner's Minor suit. He has an invitational hand and wishes to explore a possible diamond fit. When South shows Clubs North takes a preference for Spades and his partner passes.
|South openes a Strong
West bids 2H* -- showing Hearts and a Minor
suit. This Partnership has agreed to play Cappelletti. When it
comes around to East he raises Hearts to the 3 Level showing good