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Poker Strategy: WSOP Bracelet Winner Ryan Laplante Talks About Defending Your Big Blind

by Card Player News Team | Published: Jan 24, '18

blind defense. Card Player: Can you share your thoughts on defending the big blind? Ryan Laplante: Defending your big blind relies on a lot of different factors. It relies on your

VIDEO: Upswing Poker's Doug Polk On Defending Your Big Blind

by Erik Fast | Published: Sep 13, '17

… In this video, Polk discusses defending your big blind and how this situation differs … dealt in, there’s a big blind, but they are actually … play WAY looser in the big blind in tournaments than you … of Polk’s analysis of defending the big blind. Sign up for …

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Crushing Live Poker With Twitter

by Bart Hanson |  Published: Jan 03, '18

… hand I was in the big blind and he was under the … and I called in the big blind with A-10 offsuit. The … with a weakish kicker, defending from the big blind against an early position … dicey. That’s because if your opponent continues to show strength …

Final Table Takedown: Dominik Nitsche Shares Continuation Betting and Player Tendency Strategies vs. High Level Opponents

by Craig Tapscott |  Published: Dec 20, '17

… raises to 2.75x the big blind, and a few all-in … between 2.5x-4x the big blind is perfectly reasonable for our … an automatic continuation bet with your hand? DN: While most people … too effective. He’ll be defending very wide knowing that our …

Final Table Takedown Chris Moorman, Online Tournament Poker’s Biggest Winner, Captures First World Series of Poker Bracelet

by Craig Tapscott |  Published: Dec 06, '17

… 21,000 from the big blind holding Q Q. CT: … to the bottom of his defending range in this spot. … to 505,000 from the big blind holding Q Q. Gagliano … pocket queens from the big blind. And I think I’ … in the big blind versus a button opener. CT: What is your

Crushing Live Poker With Twitter

by Bart Hanson |  Published: Oct 11, '17

… against the big blind. Button raising ranges and big blind defending ranges should … blind got out of the way but the big blind defended … position. Players in the big blind’s spot recognize this … Whenever you can deduce that your opponent is polarized and …

Mastering the Small Blind: Four Essential Preflop Adjustments

by Ryan Fee |  Published: Oct 11, '17

… the big blind. Against a button raise-first-in, for example, a big blind defending … an aggressive big blind player, who is regularly three-betting your steal attempts … the big blind’s tendencies Make these adjustments to quickly improve your small blind

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