Strategy on Flop - Online Poker
Here basic strategy on flop. Three cards, plus your two pocket cards - the situation is sufficient clear, it is a high time to make serious decisions on which in many respects success of your game will depend. Making a decision, it is necessary to consider following factors:
- Force of your hand.
- Type of Flop.
- Number of opponents.
- Possible cards of opponents.
- Size of bank.
Following strategy on Flop are possible:
- We put with the best hand (top pair with good kicker, above),
- We put to protect a hand: if are not assured, that the hand the best and to not give opponents of a free card,
- We set as with the purpose of a bluff or to a semi-bluff,
- We put for check of cards of players: if has not followed raise it is possible to try to continue to put on turn.
- Check or call with the purpose of slowplay,
- Check or call with a hand of average quality (the average/younger pair, not completed flush or straight).
- Check-raising with strong by the current moment a hand with the purpose to lift bank and to expel opponents, with the purpose of a bluff or at good chances to collect straight/flush.
- Raise with the best hand: to lift bank,
- Raise for protection of a hand: if are not assured of force of a hand raise will allow to expel opponents for you,
- Raise for reception of a free card,
- Raise with the purpose of a bluff or to a semi-bluff,
- Fold cards (after the rate of the opponent): if the current hand is weak, not enough chances of improvement of a hand and are small probability that the bluff will be possible.