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Profitable Check-Raises


Today we'll have look at check-raising - a strategy where you are checking with the intention to raise once your opponent bets behind you.

It's a lot of fun!
But can it be profitable?

In this edition of Poker Bites, the Pros Christophe De Meulder, Felix 'xflixx' Schneiders & Mathew 'Chipstar1' Didlick and Sigge 'clarkkent89' Reichard give us their thoughts about check-raising.

Highlight points. 
  • Learn what's important when check-raising a made hand.
  • Learn the best situations to check-raise as a bluff.
  • Learn when calling or even folding is a better than check-raising.


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