• August 2, 2021

Category: Poker Tips & Strategies

Poker Tips & Strategies
Football Betting is Hot

Football Betting is Hot

Football and particularly football betting is hot, premier league round of 16 is on, and will see more action on Wednesday. Although the action isn’t quite exclusive as one would imagine. Starting with Sevilla and…

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Poker Strategy – Bluffing

Poker Strategy – Bluffing

Poker is a game of skill, and as such there are strategies that determine what decisions are to be made at specific moments. When you are weak and looking to steal the pot, you will…

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Tourney Strategy: The Stop-and-Go

Tourney Strategy: The Stop-and-Go

Being short-stacked in a no-limit hold’em tournament is never ideal, whether during the early, middle, or late stages. Whereas a big stack affords you a wide range of options both before and after the flop,…

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Poker Strategy – Slow Playing

Poker Strategy – Slow Playing

Very often, you will find weak poker players slow playing too much. This is based in the endless human desire to be ‘tricky’ and deceitful in a game that appears so full of deception. Here…

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Poker Terms – Slow Playing

Poker Terms – Slow Playing

Slow playing is a poker term that refers to the opposite of bluffing: betting weakly or passively with a strong holding rather than betting aggressively with a weak one. In this article we will outline…

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Poker – Freeroll Tournaments

Poker – Freeroll Tournaments

While the term ‘Freeroll’ poker refers to two possible situations: a Freeroll poker hand and a Freeroll poker tournament. The main use of the term refers to a tournament in which cash and prizes are…

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Poker Strategy – Mathematical Thinking

Poker Strategy – Mathematical Thinking

Poker is a game of skill more than it is a game of luck, have you heard this before? And when it comes to skill and strategy mathematics is key. And talk about what’s in…

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Learn Basic Poker Odds

Learn Basic Poker Odds

Poker odds can seem confusing at first, but if you’re going to take poker seriously then having a basic knowledge is critical. Like it or not, poker is an odds game. Every hand you play…

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Five Mistakes Rookies Make in Tournaments

Five Mistakes Rookies Make in Tournaments

Here are five hidden mistakes that often harm the bottom line of players relatively new to tournaments without them realizing it. Even experienced tournament players can sometimes be guilty of some of these, too. 1.…

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Last Woman Standing in 2016 WSOP Main Event

Last Woman Standing in 2016 WSOP Main Event

The honor of “last woman standing in the 2016 WSOP Main Event” presumably won’t mean much to Gaelle Baumann, having being there before in 2012, falling short of the November Nine by just one spot in 10th place.…

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Omaha hi-low split-8 or better

Omaha hi-low split-8 or better

Omaha Hi-Lo is the ‘split pot’ version of the increasingly popular Omaha Poker, it can be played with many betting types (Pot-Limit / Fixed Limit or No-Limit) and is an enjoyable (and profitable!) game in…

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Omaha Poker Rules

Omaha Poker Rules

Omaha hold ’em (also known as Omaha holdem or simply Omaha) is a community card poker game similar to Texas hold ’em, where each player is dealt four cards and must make his or her…

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Improve Your Poker Skills

Improve Your Poker Skills

Improve your poker skills and become a better player, follow this tips and boots you profits. There is never a better time to start improving than today. Don’t Play Every Hand / Do Fold More …

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The Different Types Of Poker Games

The Different Types Of Poker Games

Stud Poker In stud poker, a player is dealt a group of cards—usually either five or seven—with which to play his or her best hand. Stud games consist of multiple rounds of face-up or face-down…

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Beginners Guide to Pot-Limit Omaha

Beginners Guide to Pot-Limit Omaha

Omaha hold’em, often called simply Omaha, is an exciting poker game that is strikingly similar to Texas hold’em, although it does have a number of differences to set it apart. Pot-Limit Omaha is the second-most-common…

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2-7 Triple Draw

2-7 Triple Draw

In 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (sometimes known as Kansas City Lowball), the goal is to make the worst conventional poker hand. One of the most popular forms of draw poker — and now one of…

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How Poker Tournaments Work

How Poker Tournaments Work

Most tournaments follow the same basic structure. A poker tournament is a tournament where players compete by playing poker. It can feature as few as two players playing on a single table (called a “heads-up” tournament), and as many as…

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Poker dos and don'ts

Poker dos and don'ts

It is very important to know what not to do at a poker table if you want to be successful as a poker player. These are basic rules, which should be kept to in order to optimize…

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How much to bet in poker

How much to bet in poker

Learning how much to bet is a vital skill for your game. Betting the right amount will make sure you win more hands and suffer less if things don’t go so well. There are many…

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Antonio Esfandiari|Poker Players

Antonio Esfandiari|Poker Players

Antonio “The Magician” Esfandiari, born Amir Esfandiary ( December 8, 1978), is a professional poker player and former professional magician, known for his elaborate chip tricks. Esfandiari was the face of the United States’ first legal and regulated online poker site,…

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Liv Boeree | Poker Players

Liv Boeree | Poker Players

Olivia “Liv” Boeree (born 18 July 1984) is a poker player, TV presenter and model from England who won the 2010 European Poker Tour in Sanremo. Born in Kent, Boeree studied at Ashford School before going on to earn a First Class Honours…

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Byron Kaverman | Poker Players | Part 2

Byron Kaverman | Poker Players | Part 2

Byron Kaverman’s poker backstory is more stilted, a bit more stereotypical. Right around the time Moneymaker happened, Kaverman gained entry the pre-Moneymaker way: viaRounders. He was at a friend’s lake house in Michigan the summer…

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Vanessa Rousso | Poker Players

Vanessa Rousso | Poker Players

Vanessa Ashley Rousso (born February 5, 1983) is an American professional poker player. Born in White Plains, New York, Rousso holds dual citizenship with the United States and France. Rousso was a member of Team PokerStars from 2006 to 2015, with the online name…

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Scott Seiver | Poker Players

Scott Seiver | Poker Players

Scott Seiver (born April 14, 1985 in Columbus, Ohio) is a professional poker player from Cold Spring Harbor, New York, now residing in Las Vegas, Nevada who won the 2008 World Series of Poker $5,000 No Limit Hold’em event and is the winner of the…

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Dan Smith | Poker Players

Dan Smith | Poker Players

If you want to learn more about poker, don’t forget to visit our How to play section! Dan Smith aka “KingDan” started his competitive career as a accomplished chess player. He would be introduced to…

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Vanessa Selbst | Poker Players

Vanessa Selbst | Poker Players

Vanessa K. Selbst (born July 9, 1984) is an American professional poker player and the only woman to ever reach the #1 ranking in the world on the Global Poker Index. She has over 10 million dollars in live poker tournament…

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JC Tran | Poker Players

JC Tran | Poker Players

J. C. Tran  (born Justin Cuong Van Tran January 20, 1977 in Vietnam) is a Vietnamese-American professional poker player, based in Sacramento, California. Tran is a two-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner, a World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) Main Event champion, has made eight World Poker Tour (WPT)…

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Viktor Blom | Poker Players

Viktor Blom | Poker Players

Viktor Blom is a Swedish high-stakes online poker player, best known by the online poker name Isildur1. His rise to fame drew considerable attention around the poker world in late 2009, when he took part in all ten of the largest pots in online poker history…

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Tom Dwan | Poker Players

Tom Dwan | Poker Players

Thomas Dwan Jr. (born July 30, 1986 is a North American professional poker player who played online in the highest-stakes No-Limit Texas hold ’em and Pot-Limit Omahagames, primarily on Full Tilt Poker under the screen name “durrrr“. Dwan has won prize money in live poker tournaments and has…

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Bruno Lopes Wins 2016 Winamax SISMIX

Bruno Lopes Wins 2016 Winamax SISMIX

Find your daily dose of articles with our online poker news! After almost six hours of play on the final table, the Team Winamax pro Bruno Lopes from France emerged as the winner of the 2016 Winamax SISMIX Main Event for…