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Top new questions this week:

Is it correct to go all-in when you have KK?

I was playing a cash game online and I got pocket Kings. If someone else keeps raising me pre-flop, should I go all-in or should I hold back in case he has pocket Aces?

texas-hold-em online cash-game all-in pocket-pair  
asked by CaptainCodeman 3 votes
answered by jms 4 votes

Preflop game in 50/50 sit'n'go

I tried to explain a friend of mine, that there happened several mistakes or bad play in this preflop situation: 6 Players left Blinds 100/200 UTG (355) with 9♥9⋄ moves allin UTG +1 …

texas-hold-em no-limit pre-flop sit-and-go  
asked by Jurik 2 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

What is the min-raise and min-reraise in Holdem No Limit?

When I play with friends live poker we always ask ourself what are the min-raise and min-reraise rules in Holdem No Limit?

texas-hold-em no-limit raise  
asked by Jurik 2 votes
answered by Dutch.Boyd 5 votes

In live play, why do poker players wait their turn before looking at their cards?

This can be seen in virtually any televised poker game: only when it's their turn do the players look at their cards. Why don't they look at them immediately after the dealer gave them ? Yes, you …

live pre-flop  
asked by Radu Murzea 8 votes
answered by DonkeyFish 6 votes

Minimum re-raise in Hold em

What is the minimum re-raise in Texas hold em? I have heard both that you need to double the previous bet and that the minimum raise is the big blind. Which is it?

texas-hold-em rules nlhe  
asked by Tom Squires 16 votes
answered by Jeffrey Blake 26 votes

How are side pots built?

While playing online, in a lot of situations side pots are built. This happens if one or more players goes all-in but I can't figure out the rules on which these side pots are built. The only thing I …

rules side-pots  
asked by Radu Murzea 10 votes
answered by Jeffrey Blake 12 votes

Is online poker still a profitable way to make money in 2014?

I knew back in the year 2005 to 2008 time-frame, online poker with mid stakes are profitable to play. I was wondering if one can still make money profitably by playing online poker game? The reason I …

asked by Hossain Ahmed Saiman 5 votes
answered by Brent Morrow 6 votes
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