Starthands in holdem poker


In early position:

High pair:

AA, KK, QQ, JJ, 1010

Ace and a good kicker in the same suit:


Ace with a high kicker:



Middle position:

All above hands.

All hands with an ace and a kicker bigger than 9.

Ace and a other card in same suit.

All pocket pairs from 77 and up, but if the pot is raised you can fold small pairs.


Late position:

All hands above.

All suited connectors like:

109, j10 ...

All pocket pairs.