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Tag: preflop strategy

A Preflop Question: Is Limping Lame?

We're told limping preflop is bad. But that's not always so in low-stakes live cash games.

10 Tips for Sit & Go Success: Early Level Play

Tight is generally right early in SNGs, but be aggressive and value bet strong hands.

Bet-Sizing and Value Betting After Flopping a Full House

Jonathan Little analyzes an interesting tournament hand with a twist ending.

Looking for Action and Edges in PokerStars' Pot-Limit Omaha Spin & Gos

Spin & Go players on PokerStars now have a new, action-packed option to play -- PLO.

Hand Review: Turning Kings Into a Bluff Deep in PSC Panama

Reviewing an interesting postflop sequence deep at PokerStars Championship Panama.

10 Tips for Sit & Go Success: Practical Applications of ICM

Looking at some "coin flip" situations in sit & gos through the lens of ICM.

Talking 'Advanced Concepts in No-Limit Hold'em' With Hunter Cichy

The poker pro and coach previews some NLHE concepts covered in his forthcoming book.

10 Tips for Sit & Go Success: Introducing the Independent Chip Model

Learn about "ICM" and how a knowledge of the concept can increase your sit & go profit.

Deciding Whether to Hero Call When an Opponent is Polarized

He was either super strong or had air. Danny Tang talks through a hand with James Chen.

Playing a Straight on a Three-Flush, Paired Board

Jonathan Little breaks down a hand in which he flops a straight but may not be best.

Big Stack Strategy in Tournaments with Daniel Negreanu

When the big stack, do you have to play the bully? The Team PokerStars Pro has answers.

Hand Review: Failing to Disprove Zeebo's Theorem

"Zeebo's Theorem" says no one folds a full house. Mo Nuwwarah wonders should he fold his.

Finding Your Way at the Micros: Learning How to Win Consistently

Five strategies from Nathan Williams to start winning right away at the micro stakes.

Hand Review: A Disguised Straight on the Turn

A tournament hand illustrates how a loose-aggressive style can get big hands paid off.

Deciding When to Attack Cash Game Limpers

When you see limpers preflop you want to raise, but consider these factors first.

Hand Analysis: James Salmon's Huge Call of Igor Yaroshevskyy's Bluff

Breaking down one of the more memorable hands from PokerStars Championship Panama.

Jonathan Little Flops Trips, But the Board Runs Out Poorly

Flopping trips is always great, except when the flop and turn don't cooperate.

Donkey Poker: When Can I Take a Bathroom Break?

When you gotta go, you gotta go! Know which hands to miss when playing a cash game.

How Not to Play a Hand with Jason Wheeler

"My read was on, but my approach on multiple levels and streets incorrect," says Wheeler.

The #1 Mistake Cash Game Players Make

Jonathan Little discusses the biggest leak in cash game players' games and how to fix it.