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Starting hands. - Wed Apr 16, 2014, 08:42 PM
xTrey815's Avatar
Since: Mar 2014
Posts: 58
Hi guys i plan to play full ring 2nl cash games starting tomorrow. I've been flicking through the cash game course on here and it gives a list of starting hands and how to play them, do you guys think that is a pretty fool proof list to go by? I would paste it but it would be a very long post!

Thu Apr 17, 2014, 06:51 AM
royalraise85's Avatar
Since: Jul 2011
Posts: 26,032
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Poker is very situational. You need to adjust your own starting hand range depending on what type of opponents are at your table.

The starting hand chart is a good guide for beginners but you can never say that I will play this hand in this position, poker just doesn't work like that.

Use PokerStove to play around with some different hand ranges. As a general rule of thumb play a tight range in early position and loosen up a little in late position, but again, it all depends on the dynamics of the table you are at.



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