Home / Community / Forum / Poker Education / Poker Software & Videos & Literature /

Hand of the Day - Playing Overpairs

Hand of the Day - Playing Overpairs - Fri Aug 23, 2013, 05:29 PM
royalraise85's Avatar
Since: Jul 2011
Posts: 26,020
(Community Coordinator)

In today's 'Hand of the Day' Felix discusses the perils of playing medium strength overpairs on a co-ordinated board.




Bracelet Winner

Fri Aug 23, 2013, 07:37 PM
ArtySmokesPS's Avatar
Since: Oct 2011
Posts: 7,346
That's a pretty easy bet-fold. 88 is in a world of hurt against villain's range, and if you call, you'll hate every turn card apart from the , and villain will almost certainly be barrelling and forcing you into a commitment decision for your whole stack. Stacking off a medium pair is not a profitable play, so folding the flop is by far the best option.

Bracelet Winner

Getting PokerStars is easy: download and install the PokerStars game software, create your free player account, and validate your email address. Clicking on the download poker button will lead to the installation of compatible poker software on your PC of 51.7 MB, which will enable you to register and play poker on the PokerStars platform. To uninstall PokerStars use the Windows uninstaller: click Start > Control Panel and then select Add or Remove programs > Select PokerStars and click Uninstall or Remove.

Copyright (c) PokerSchoolOnline.com. All rights reserved, Rational Group, Douglas Bay Complex, King Edward Road, Onchan, Isle of Man, IM3 1DZ. You can email us on support@pokerschoolonline.com