Long term online poker success with winning strategies – register for free!
The best strategies With the correct strategy, poker becomes an easy game. Our authors show you how to succeed, one step at a time.
The smartest thinkers Learn from and with internationally successful poker pros, in our live coaching sessions and in the forum.
Free poker money PokerStrategy.com is free of charge. Additionally there is free poker money waiting for you.
How to play the 3rd Street
IntroductionIn this article you will learn
- Which hands are strong hands
- When to play weaker hands
- When to raise and when to call
This article will cover the 3rd Street in Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo. This is the stage where you are dealt your first three cards. Due to the complex nature of Stud8, as well as the many possible combinations and the effect of dead cards (cards which can't be dealt), there is no Starting Hands Chart to follow.
This article will show you how to put a starting hand in the right category and give you suggestions on how to continue playing the hand.
We can roughly place all starting hands in one of three categories:
- Very strong hands
- Strong hands
- Marginal hands
Click for more information.