What is Polarized in Poker?

A polarized strategy or range is when the hands a player will play is restricted to those that are either very strong hands or bluffs.

For example, if you wanted to bet with a polarized strategy on a flop of A♣ K2♠,  you would bet with strong hands like AA, AK, KK and 22, and also bet with bluffs like JT, QJ and 33.

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