Re-raising a bet

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The re-raise is a very aggressive play.

Written by Jesse McLean

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Let's get some definitions sorted first.

A bet is when you make a bet.
A raise is when you raise someone else's bet.
A re-raise is when you raise someone else's raise.

Obviously, the re-raise is a very aggressive play. You're saying "I don't care that you think you can beat my hand". But is it a good play?

Sometimes.

Let's deal with Limit Holdem first.


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