Position, position, position! By playing in position, for example the button, you are the last to speak. As you act after all the other players, this is as much more information for you. You can notice the slightest sign of weakness. You also have the option of transforming a losing hand into a winning hand. By being the last to speak, you can afford to play with hands with much lower potential than if you were the first to speak (UTG). Another advantage of playing in position is to be able to control the size of …