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[FTR Quick Tip 019] Resteal Defense

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Stealing the blinds is a very important tactic in No Limit Hold’em cash games. Yet this is a well-known strategy, and it has spawned counter-strategies — like the resteal. Learn what you can do to...

Hand of the Week 3A (KQs in the BB)

Hand of the Week 3A (KQs in the BB) by carlcarlsoniv | Sep 18, 2019 | Poker Videos LinkEmbedCopy and paste this HTML code into your webpage to embed. In the next Hand of the Week series, Courtney breaks a hand down from Hero and the Villain. First, in Part I, you will...

2 Tabling $25NL 6 Max Cash Game by Bigspenda

2 Tabling $25NL 6 Max Cash Game by Bigspenda by carlcarlsoniv | Sep 6, 2019 | Poker Videos LinkEmbedCopy and paste this HTML code into your webpage to embed. In this video I play 2 tables of 25nl 6max on PokerStars. I book a nice win by just playing my normal TAGG...

[FTR Quick TIP 016] Identifying Fish

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Identifying weaker players is a critical skill for any poker player. While there is some money to be made from strong players, the lion’s share of the profits will go to those who win chips from the...

FTR SNG Strategy: Thin River Value

FTR SNG Strategy: Thin River Value by carlcarlsoniv | Sep 6, 2019 | Poker Videos In a new series dedicated to Sit & Go poker strategy, FTR member, Artur, discusses two hands from his session which have some river decisions. Should he bet, check, call down, or...

[FTR Quick Tip 009] Isolating Limpers

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Use selective aggression and position to punish players who limp at the poker table. By observing your opponents’ tendencies, you will be able to formulate a strategy to exploit their errors. Raising...

[FTR Quick Tip 015] Floating the Flop

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Floating on the flop is an advanced play that will allow you to get the better of your opponents. Yet indiscriminate floating will merely turn you into a fishy calling station. Find out what to think about...

Hand of the Week 4A (6 Max, 88 in HJ)

Hand of the Week 4A (6 Max, 88 in HJ) by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 22, 2019 | Poker Videos LinkEmbedCopy and paste this HTML code into your webpage to embed. In the next hand of the week series, Courtney looks at a 6 Max hand from 2 players. First, we start with 88 in HJ....

[FTR Quick Tip 006] 3-Betting, Part 3: Merging

[FTR Quick Tip 006] 3-Betting, Part 3: Merging by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 21, 2019 | Poker Videos FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Opponents who frequently call your 3-bets make it difficult for you to bluff against them. But this means that...

Hand of the Week 3B (QJs on the Button)

Hand of the Week 3B (QJs on the Button) by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 15, 2019 | Poker Videos LinkEmbedCopy and paste this HTML code into your webpage to embed. Continuing from Part I, we now look at the hand from the Button’s perspective with QJs. How do you think the...

Hand of the Week 5A (TT UTG w/ 25 BBs in MTT)

Hand of the Week 5A (TT UTG w/ 25 BBs in MTT) by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 14, 2019 | Poker Videos In this missing edition of hand of the week, donkbee looks at an interesting hand where Hero had pocket tens UTG with around 25 BBs. Part 1 | Part 2 >> Discuss this...

Hand of the Week 4B (6 Max, AQ in SB)

Hand of the Week 4B (6 Max, AQ in SB) by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 10, 2019 | Poker Videos LinkEmbedCopy and paste this HTML code into your webpage to embed. In part 2, now Courtney looks at the hand from the other perspective – AQ from the SB. What do you think of...

[FTR Quick Tip 014] Capped Ranges

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. At the poker tables, it is extremely useful to determine when your opponent is likely to have a weak hand. By observing his previous actions, you can often determine that he does not have a big hand. Learning...

[FTR Quick Tip 002] Preflop Raise Sizing

[FTR Quick Tip 002] Preflop Raise Sizing by carlcarlsoniv | Aug 7, 2019 | Poker Videos FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. This week’s tip focuses on what size of preflop raise is good in different situations. Discuss this video in our...

[FTR Quick Tip 013] Bet Sizing

FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Bet sizing is an important skill that all top NL Hold’em players use to get the best of their opponents. There are a number of factors that should cause you to make smaller or larger bets. In this...