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Cribbage

Resources for players of the card game Cribbage.

Cribbage Strategy - Your Crib
Some Cribbage strategy on what to discard for your crib. Splitting up a good hand can be tricky, but there are some tips to help make it easier. Drop fives in the crib whenever possible. Hold your pairs, and drop two consecutive cards into the crib instead.

Cribbage Strategy - Leads
Some cribbage strategy tips on what to lead in the counting round. For example, never lead a 5, because your opponent can easily make a fifteen.

Cribbage Strategy - Responding to the Lead
Some basic Cribbage strategy on how to respond to the lead in the counting round. For example, make a fifteen for two points whenever possible.

Cribbage Strategy - Opposing Crib
Some Cribbage strategy tips about what to discard to an opposing crib. For example, avoid discarding fives, which will likely become points.

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