Poker strategy: When to fold.iStock/mediaphotos
Getting a three-card suit or sequence of cards is a long shot, so without anything good in the first couple of rounds, you’re probably better off folding unless most of the table has stayed in the game. Only bet against a single remaining player (or two) if you’re already holding a high pair or better.
Poker strategy: When to get agressive.iStock/Adrian-Dracup
If you have an ace or king in the first three cards, stay in the game. If you have a pair of either, play aggressively from the outset.
Poker strategy: How good are your best cards?iStock/leminuit
“The best hand going in wins.” The better the cards you decide to play, the more you may expect to win. Expect some heartbreaking setbacks along the way, though.