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ABCD Theorem

ABCD Theorem

Coined the ABCD Theorem by Renton on, this theorem attempts to describe how best to play Hero's range of hands, by separating them into A, B, C, and D subranges.

A-range: hands we bet/raise for value
B-range: hands we prefer to pot control or c/c
C-range: hands with value, but can't stand alot of action
D-range: our air

For more information as well as excercises see

Example: Generally, we can widen our A range, as described by the ABCD theorem, against calling stations.

Created by JKDS on 22 Jul, 2009
Last updated by givememyleg on 12 Apr, 2011
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