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  • Poker Notes Live Premium Review
  • Posted by Filik on Dec 1, 2014
  • FTR recently gave the app Poker Notes Live a closer look to see if it would be worth recommending for live poker players. To sum it up in one short sentence, yes we do recommend the app and find it to be useful for live grinders. For the longer version,…
  • chardrian’s Guide to Live Small Stakes Limit Hold’em (part 12)
  • Posted by chardrian on Feb 2, 2012
  • Betting for value is critical in any small-stakes, live Limit Hold'em cash game. We'll look at an example hand, changing a few variables around, to see under what circumstances we have a clear bet for value. It's important to keep making correct bets and raises without being results-oriented.
  • chardrian’s Guide to Live Smallstakes Limit Hold’em (Part 11)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 28, 2012
  • When drawing at hands in Limit Hold'em, you need to consider not just your pot odds, but your implied odds as well. This means that you'll have to estimate how likely it is that your opponents give you action after you make your hand. Don't use this as an excuse to draw against terrible odds.
  • chardrian’s Guide to Live Small Stakes Limit Poker (Part 10)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 20, 2012
  • When playing live Limit Texas Hold'em, you'll need to know how many outs you have when drawing. Sometimes, this is easy, but if your outs are not to the nuts, you'll need to learn how to estimate and discount them. Don't forget to include your backdoor draws.
  • Chardrian’s Guide to Small Stakes Live Limit Poker (Part 9)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 19, 2012
  • In live, low-stakes Limit Hold'em games, you'll want to pay careful attention to the size of the pot. Postflop, you'll need to know what pot odds you're facing whenever you're considering making a call. Be sure to know how much equity you need to call a given bet size.
  • Chardrian’s Guide to Small Stakes Live Limit Poker (Part 8)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 14, 2012
  • When playing Limit Hold'em, it's important not to play too many hands. You'll want to carefully consider your raising and limping ranges depending on the tendencies of the other players. There's no use bluffing preflop -- you should enter the pot with solid value.
  • Chardrian’s Guide to Live Small Stakes Limit Holdem (Part 7)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 12, 2012
  • When sitting in the blinds in Limit Hold'em poker games, you'll be getting a substantial discount to play your hand. This doesn't mean that you should play any two cards. You still need to consider how your hand's equity fares against your opponents' ranges.
  • Chardrian’s Guide to Live Small Stakes Limit Poker (Part 6)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jan 6, 2012
  • Small broadway hands are sometimes playable in Limit Hold'em. Suitedness greatly increases their playability, and there are many cases where you should fold them if unsuited. Small pocket pairs should be played almost exclusively for set value, which means you want a multiway pot.
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