Monthly Archives: September 2013

What are the odds? Part 3 – Lots of Paint but no Ace or Low

In the previous two posts, we looked at super strong starting hands, such as AA23, A23 and double suited Aces. We also looked at marginal low hands, including an Ace and a wheel card, and four little cards. This time we turn our attention to high cards. High cards start with the obvious disadvantage that… Read More »

What are the odds? Part 2 – Marginal low hands

In the previous post, we looked at some of the premium starting hands, including A2, A23 and double suited aces. We also looked at bare aces, which can actually be a very difficult hand to play, and are easily overrated. In this post we’ll look at some marginal starting hands, such as a bare 2-3,… Read More »