The first thing is DON’T PANIC!
The second thing is check which Hand Ranges you should be shoving all-in with when you are first-in to the pot given your stack size and position.
How? By quickly reviewing the BRAND-NEW interactive Push/Fold Charts created by LearnWPT and short stack specialist, Chris Wallace.
- Visit the Tools Dashboard
- Click the View Charts button to open the interactive Push/Fold Charts
- Select Big Blinds in your stack
- Select “With Antes” or “Without Antes”
- Find the number of players behind
- That’s it! These ranges will be the most profitable to move all-in with
Helpful hint: bookmark the Push/Folds Charts page for quicker access
Learning how to utilize the short and awkward stack will improve your ability to get chips without good cards, even in the toughest games.
Watch more about the the fundamentals of Chris Wallace’s world-class short stack strategy by reviewing Strategy Episode 168: Short Stack Play – Overview.
P.S. You must be logged in to your Monthly or Yearly LearnWPT.com Membership to view the Push/Fold charts!
Meet LearnWPT Pro Chris Wallace!
Chris, known to the poker world simply as “Fox”, is a professional poker player, poker coach, and widely respected theorist and author on the game. Chris would contend that he’s known more as a coach than as a player, having served as coach and mentor to several successful players. Read Chris’s Full Bio →